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    JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & Spa

    Hacienda Pinilla, Playa Avellanas, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent59%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    Private Balcony
    4.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 September 2015

    Wonderful place to vist - one of the most remarkable pools we've ever seen. Rooms and service were excellent and we greeted by everyone by name. We lucked out as the "rainy" season means low occupancy - 10% for the 1st week of September -...More

    1  Thank David S
    Response from GM_JWGuanacaste, General Manager at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & SpaResponded 14 September 2015

    Dear David S, I am glad to know that you enjoyed your stay and also that you took advantage of the beautiful beaches around here. September and October are the lowest months since it’s our rainiest months and some people do not like it. But...More

    Reviewed 4 September 2015

    We stayed at the Marriott for 8 nights in August with our 17 and 20 year old "kids"....and it was fantastic. The people, the food (where they ask you at every meal if anyone has any food allergies), the service, the accommodations are all just...More

    Thank 489deniseb
    Response from GM_JWGuanacaste, General Manager at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & SpaResponded 14 September 2015

    WOW Denise B thank you so much for this great review! Saying that you loved the resort and service is the most important and gratifying for all of us. You were lucky since we do not have too many Suites with their own plunge pool....More

    Reviewed 31 August 2015

    The staff here is over the top. My wife and I travel a lot. I know what good service is and this place goes way out there to give you the golden glove treatment. I brought my wife, mom, and mother in law. These guys...More

    3  Thank Mike N
    Response from GM_JWGuanacaste, General Manager at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & SpaResponded 14 September 2015

    Mike N you and your family deserve to be treat like royalty since your comfort is the most important to us. Thank you so much for your wonderful comments about our team, it is gratifying to receive this type of review. I am pleased that...More

    Reviewed 27 August 2015

    the resort was great, the pool was amazing and generally it was very good. The food however was a little poor. I did complain and they did apologies but it was a real shame they got the food so wrong. There are 5 restaurants -...More

    3  Thank Andrew N
    Response from GM_JWGuanacaste, General Manager at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & SpaResponded 28 August 2015

    Dear Andrew N, It is great to know that you liked the resort and enjoyed the pool and room. However I regret that your stay was not completely satisfying in regards to the food and activities. I have addressed your comments to our F&B Director...More

    Reviewed 26 August 2015 via mobile

    I gave this hotel 3 stars not because it's bad, in fact the hotel is beautiful, amazing location. The views are stunning the staff are friendly and resort is definitely a must see. Even the iguanas that roam around while you eat by the ocean...More

    3  Thank ibro82
    Response from GM_JWGuanacaste, General Manager at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & SpaResponded 27 August 2015

    Dear Ibro82; I am glad to know that our Resort was to your liking and that you enjoyed the facilities and service received during your stay. In regards to your feedback about AC and Birds, we have passed the information to the Engineering Department. First...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Golf Course
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    • Price range
    • US$ 183 - US$ 852 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
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    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 310
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Tamarindo >
    • Playa Avellanas
    • Also Known As
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    • Jw Marriott Guanacaste Resort & Spa Costa Rica Hotel Santa Cruz ,
    • Jw Marriott Santa Cruz ,
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    momatheart
    21 August 2017|
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    Response from paigetravels17 | Reviewed this property |
    There is an extensive breakfast buffet, (one of the most extensive I've seen), and the same restaurant has a dinner buffet. There are multiple restaurants in and around the resort too!
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    Response from Alex G | Reviewed this property |
    I wasn't able to locate their email, but you can chat with them via the Marriott App - I tried that.
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    15 July 2017|
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    Response from lellieu | Reviewed this property |
    Bathroom is perfectly normal. The restroom is separate and has a door. There is a bathtub and a rain shower. There are sliders in between the bedroom and bathroom which you can close of course.
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    "Oceanfront rooms have the best view!"
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    "We were in room 122 ocean view ground floor it was 1 minute away from the pool and the ocean."
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    "If you have few extra bucks to spend, ask for the ocean front rooms. Worth every cent."
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    "We loved the first floor ocean view. My sons had a third floor ocean view room which was great too."
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