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Esencia Hotel & Villas

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San Jose, Costa Rica
Reviewed January 26, 2012

If you want to stay in a cozy place to enjoy holidays in a very relaxing way, this is a perfect place. Everything is the place is very clean. The space in the Villas is well organized to be comfortable enough and the common areas like gardens and pool are beautiful. Wonderful beach at just one block and everything you...

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San Jose
Reviewed January 12, 2012

We reserved a Villa for two adults and two children. The one we got only had two beds: king and single. We asked for a solution to this issue and nobody on site couldn't resolve it. They had to e-mail the owner somewhere and the response speed was super slow. At the end we stayed in the same villa and...

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Amarillo, Texas
Reviewed August 11, 2011

I have no ways to express the sadness that I felt when leaving the hotel, it is so full of great energy, the service impeccable, and the service, wow, I have been to many resorts in Costa Rica and the tico is known for its friendliness butt this place each employees makes sure that when you leave their presence u...

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Newport Beach, California
Reviewed April 27, 2011

This lodge is nicer than most in the area. It is only about a year old. The rooms are clean and up to date.There is some music that drifts up from the local disco at night. This was not a issue at our unit which was at the top of the hill. There is no parking at the units, but...

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed April 10, 2011

This place is lovely. Nice grounds, basic but good room. Location, location, location. The kitchenette was funcitonnal and loved it The grounds are nicely landscaped, but on slope. Take note if you do not facy walking up and down. We did not tought it was too much of a deal. The only BIG drawback. We had the first unit next...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed March 21, 2011

My brother and I stayed in a room by the pool for 5 nights/6 days. We really enjoyed the trip, as it was extremely relaxing. The hotel is a very short walk from the beach (hard to find a hotel right on the beach in Sta Teresa). The hotel staff was very nice and helped us with transportation to and...

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed March 3, 2011

We stayed at the Esencia Hotel for two nights in February 2011. There are individual villas on either side of the path and a block of eight rooms at the top of the hill. Four ground floor and four above them. We stayed in a top floor room. It had lovely views. You could just about see the sea. The...

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Bali, Indonesia
Reviewed February 24, 2011

I chose this hotel because of its location and the price and was expecting a clean room that was close to the beach. My experience was overwhelmingly positive - not only was the hotel very beautifully kept but the service was exceptionally warm and friendly and the location extremely convenient. The rooms are clean, simple and tastefully decorated - in...

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Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed January 24, 2011

This hotel disposes of a very great and clean arrangement. In the rooms you feels very welcome, value is placed of small details. The staff is very friendly and helpful. We were very contented with all and will come again certainly.

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San Jose, Costa Rica
Reviewed January 15, 2011

...this place is a paradise! more than that, an oasis!! like no other place in Sta. Teresa

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in Santa Teresa-Mal Pais Beach, one of the most virgin and beautiful regions! Endless miles of soft, white sand beach perfect for swimming and surfing. The hotel offers ten marvelous, independent and private villas. All villas have their own terrace with garden view, bathroom, hot water and safety box. Other exquisite elements are the teak chairs, the furniture and the deck of the villa made out of precious woods. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Esencia Hotel & Villas

Address: Playa Santa Teresa, Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Santa Teresa
Price Range: $86 - $129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Esencia Hotel & Villas 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Esencia Hotel And Villas
Esencia Hotel Santa Teresa
Esencia Hotel & Villas Costa Rica/Santa Teresa
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#5 Spa Hotel in Santa Teresa
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“Stay closer to the pool, it's across the street from a popular disco.”
 of 5 bubbles msnform, Feb 3, 2017 | Read review
“For a quiet room - an avoid the music from the night clubs - choose the "pool view" rooms which are the furthest away from the road”
 of 5 bubbles isalondon2016, Jan 4, 2017 | Read review
“Open Space villas are the best...”
 of 5 bubbles CesarAGC, Jul 15, 2016 | Read review
“If your not looking for something special, this will work for you.”
 of 5 bubbles PCNair, Mar 25, 2016 | Read review
“Individual casitas are worth the upgrade and get wifi reception in room.”
 of 5 bubbles Roundpaws, Dec 14, 2015 | Read review
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