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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2011

Actually, I'm writing this from our suite at Casa Marbella. It's such a wonderful place that my husband and two kids, 20 and 22, rarely want to leave. The pool is wonderful, the view incredible, the upkeep quietly efficient. Completely comfortable. I have spent much of my time on our private balcony in the hammock with a stunning view of... More 

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Long Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2011

Stayed here for one month during July and first part of August. The owners, Jim and Stephanie are wonderful hosts providing information, surf lessons, and making us feel like we were in our second home. Our daughter, 3 years old, wanted to stay even longer and she misses the owners daughter whom she played with each day. The hotel is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2011

I have always liked staying in family run 'Guest Houses'. The owners genuinely have a vested interest in making sure that you have a great time. Jim and Stephanie are no-different and went above and beyond the call of duty in making us feel welcome and making sure we had a great stay - including arranging travel activities, travel logistics... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2011

My first trip here was a year ago with a group of 11 friends. We tried making last minute reservations in Santa teresa during a holiday week and found everything booked up. The owners were very nice about letting us pack our whole group into one of the suites... a 2 story 3-bedroom apartment. Between couches and extra matresses we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2011

The owners are awesome people and have a wonderful place. We stayed in a suite that had 2 bedrooms and a kitchenette and the balcony with the hammock (LOVED IT). We walked down the hill, bought some supplies, and cooked in the room several times. The pool and the view are beautiful. I attended one of Stephanie's Yoga classes and... More 

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New Smyrna Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2011

Right from the warm welcome to the last good-bye it was an experience to remember. I spent 3 weeks at Casa Marbella.The owners are great hosts. They have an excellent staff and security. The location is on a mountain overlooking the coastline to the south and is right in the middle of the jungle. They have everything you need to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2011

A truly beautiful dream come true. My husband Jason and I planned on staying in Santa Teresa for only two nights. Our two nights at Casa Marbella turned it 3, 4, 5 then 6. Six nights later and we were still having a difficult time leaving. Stephanie, Jim, and Naia made us our stay in Santa Teresa truly unforgettable. They... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2011

Two friends and I stayed at Casa Marbella June 8-14. First of all, the place is beautiful, set high on a hill above Malpais/Santa Teresa, with amazing 180 degree ocean views. We had the condo, which is a large 3 bedroom unit on the top floor (we had way more space than we needed), with a private balcony (see the... More 

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Ferndale, WA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2011

Beautiful botique hotel, great rooms, friendly staff and close to everything. It was hard to leave after spending 2 weeks there......can not wait to go back again!!!

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2011

Thank you tripadvisor for leading us to this special gem. Jim and Stephanie take special care of their guests and are the epitome of hospitality! They compile a handy binder of their recommendations for restaurants and nearby attractions, and are super friendly and helpful in person as well! Jim let us leave our bags in the reception office on the... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Casa MarBella is a boutique hotel situated on a mountain slope in Santa Teresa. The property provides a spectacular panoramic view of the Pacific Ocean and is a five-minute walk to the beach, restaurants, and stores. Being surrounded by rainforest, it offers a unique opportunity to watch wildlife in their natural habitat. The area is renowned for its consistent surf breaks, some of which are walking distance from the property. The Casa consists of eight units with four different typologies of rooms for your different needs and group sizes. It is an ideal venue for those seeking the privacy, services, and comforts of individual hotel rooms, yet the intimacy of a private villa. The décor of the rooms is a minimalist approach with a tropical touch. The amenities of the hotel include free parking area, Wi-Fi in the common areas, infinity pool, ocean view yoga deck, sun terrace, and reception. All of the rooms have ocean view and air conditioning. Services we provide include house keeping, massage, babysitting, and concierge where we can schedule an array of activities for no extra charge. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casa MarBella

Address: 125 meters east and 25 meters north of Super Ronny's, Santa Teresa 5361, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Santa Teresa
Price Range: $100 - $299 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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Also Known As:
Casa Marbella Santa Teresa
Casa Marbella Hotel Santa Teresa
Casa MarBella Costa Rica/Santa Teresa
Hotel Style:
#3 Family Hotel in Santa Teresa
#4 Romantic Hotel in Santa Teresa
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