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4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Mal Pais, Province of Puntarenas

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English first
New Orleans, Louisiana
Reviewed May 2, 2012 for a stay in April 2012
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Traveling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed April 5, 2012 for a stay in December 2011
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Liked best: The Beach & Ylang Ylang one of my all time top restaurant experiences by far
Liked least: Saying Good Bye
Traveling group: Extended Family
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Romford, United Kingdom
Reviewed April 3, 2012 for a stay in June 2011
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Traveling group: With Friends
Your age range 18-24
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed March 30, 2012 for a stay in May 2011
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Traveling group: With Spouse/Partner
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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed January 20, 2012 for a stay in January 2012
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Traveling group: Other
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
May 31, 2013
Thanks so much Martina. It was great to have you.... and the little one protected you. Mike
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6flagssux
houston,tx
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“not what we expected/ No privacy/ not safe”
Reviewed June 3, 2011 for a stay in May 2011
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I booked this villa requesting total privacy which we did not receive b/c the owner's brother in law, his wife & 2 kids were constantly at the villa which made my family feel very uncomfortable and as if we were intruding in their home. Yes, they will all be there first thing in the morning waiting for you to leave & when you do, they are swimming in the pool & whatever else it is they do. They'll pop up at all hours, my son called them ninjas. Ridiculous. But most importantly, after informing the owner we had a toddler & asking if the house was safe we were not told about lights on the stairway that heat up as we unfortunately found out they are not safety lights.
The owner was very friendly before I finalized the booking and before I paid, Answering emails right away etc. I'm not even getting into a major "mess" up by the property "manager" that led to a rude phone call to us by the owner while we were on vacation in the villa when the "incident" was not even our fault. BUT, most disappointing is the fact that after we returned home and informed the owner about our 2 year old's 2nd degree burn caused by the lights & sent photos of her injury, he did not respond at all. Not even an apology. Guess the only concern was getting his money.
I would not recommend this villa for anyone expecting privacy, anyone with small children or people that have a hard time getting around. Oh, and driving up to the villa from town and down again will get really old after a couple days. Its a nightmare!
Too bad we have no formal contract since we only exchanged email and we paid cash upon arrival. But we do have emails....

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Traveling group: Family with Young Children
Your age range 25-34
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   No.
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Management Response
May 30, 2013
It's a shame that you feel the way you do when you particularly wrote glorifying emails of praise. However, we researched your ID and realised that you do this to all Villas for some nasty reason. We are sorry that you feel that you need to do this to those of us who are trying (and are) providing great Villas and services.
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delphinel...
Bois Colombes, France
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69 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed September 5, 2014 for a stay in August 2014
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Liked best: emplacement, architecture, accueil
Liked least: chemin de terre très escarpé pour accéder à la maison (glissant avec les pluies)
Traveling group: En famille avec adolescent(s)
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
Large groups
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
  • Was your security deposit returned on time?
Was this review helpful? Yes
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