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Hotel Punta Islita, Autograph Collection

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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been for the second time at this beautiful beach resort. The Bungalows are well maintained and distributed all over the large property. Chose a Bungalow with Ocean View. Staff is very helpful and there is a large offer with activities like bird watching...More

Thank Rudolf K
Response from MariaJBIslita, Outreach Manager at Hotel Punta Islita, Autograph CollectionResponded 3 weeks ago

Saludos Rudolf and thanks so much for your ongoing friendship! It was a pleasure to see you again and we always look forward to your return. Please don't hesitate to send us suggestions for our beach menu. We are always eager to implement our friends'...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for a week and loved it. Our kids enjoyed the different activities that were offered. We especially enjoyed our horseback ride this morning. Our guide, was very knowledgeable, and matched us with the perfect horse. The horses were well trained and the trails were...More

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Response from MariaJBIslita, Outreach Manager at Hotel Punta Islita, Autograph CollectionResponded 3 weeks ago

A great family vacation is a special life milestone! We take this very seriously but with a healthy dose of FUN :) We are thrilled to learn tat our included adventures and experiences created unique moments and memories. We love providing the very best of...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Located along the Guanacaste coastline tucked up on a hill surrounded by lush vegetation; Hotel Punta Islita is the vision we had of Costa Rica and then some. It is considered an eco-luxury Resort. So farm-to-table organic food. No plastic, harsh chemicals, chlorine, etc. Included...More

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Response from MariaJBIslita, Outreach Manager at Hotel Punta Islita, Autograph CollectionResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much for finding us! Hotel Punta Islita is thrilled to be a gateway destination that fully connects the consummate traveler with Costa Rica's authentic culture, charm, and adventures. We are off-the-beaten path and have developed in full synergy with our surrounding communities. That...More

Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

This was our first trip to Costa Rica and this hotel was just the ticket! We stayed in a privately owned house (through VRBO) but the hotel and amenities are included in the stay. It’s about a 3 hour trip from Liberia airport. Surprisingly easy...More

Thank texmex2
Response from MariaJBIslita, Outreach Manager at Hotel Punta Islita, Autograph CollectionResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much for selecting Hotel Punta Islita as your getaway! Our Private Villas offer the best comforts for family vacations. And when they are booked directly with us, they include a full menu of complimentary activities like zip-lining, horseback riding, monkey safaris, cooking lessons,...More

Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

I’m in hotels 130+ nights a year and this is truly an amazing, unique property. Agree on all earlier points about the beautiful grounds, the not-to-be missed FREE activities (especially Ziplining, Monkey walks, horseback riding, cooking, cocktails, etc...), excellent service, and fresh, reasonably priced food...More

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Response from MariaJBIslita, Outreach Manager at Hotel Punta Islita, Autograph CollectionResponded June 28, 2018

Thanks so much Marcia! It's been a lot of fun to share the unique elements that make our location stand out as an authentic Costa Rica experience. We love to provide wonderful opportunities to fully engage with our country's magical biodiversity and fun eco-adventures. We...More

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Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Babysitting
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Golf course
Heated pool
Adult pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
$170 - $682 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$170 - $682 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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oatti0252
August 18, 2018|
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Response from seas0nedtraveler61 | Reviewed this property |
RSpeerJr is quite right. The roads are narrow and along one side have deep open gullies for water drainage and a car could easily skid into them. If you are not used to driving rough - desist. We drove to Punta Islita... More
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Suzanne S
July 26, 2018|
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Response from David R | Reviewed this property |
Another person did answer this, but I will say you have plenty of things to do. Zip Lines, Horseback riding, Surfing/lessons, Local boats you can take out to see Dolphins- (we did see a whale which is unusual), pool, hiking... More
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Yael L
June 17, 2018|
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Response from joanieh6 | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at the El Silencio Lodge and did a day trip to Arenal. Check it out! It's an amazing place but it's in the rain forest so you have to be prepared for all kinds of weather. It is a 5 hour drive to Punta Islita... More
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"room 204. would have a better view of the bay."
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"Suite premium with ocean view offers space and private pool"
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"Ask for an ocean view. If traveling with a family, ask for a private villa."
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"Colibri Villa is excellent for a family of 10-12"
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