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    JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & Spa

    Hacienda Pinilla, Playa Avellanas, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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    Free Internet
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    Reviewed 7 June 2015

    We stayed at the JW Marriot near Tamarindo for about a week and it was great. They are in low season until around November and it appears that they mostly just have bus caravans coming through a few days of each week for now, but...More

    Thank TheMaskedPotato
    Response from GM_JWGuanacaste, General Manager at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & SpaResponded 3 July 2015

    Thank you TheMaskedPotato for your great review! It is gratifying for me to know that you liked everything that you encountered at our resort. I let Paola and Michael know about your comments and they were very happy to be mentioned in this review. The...More

    Reviewed 7 June 2015

    My husband, I and our two young children (younger than 4) stayed at the JW in Guanacaste with my mother in law and husband in May 2015. The hotel turned out to be one of our absolutely favourite hotels in Costa Rica. HOTEL The hotel...More

    5  Thank Linda N
    Response from GM_JWGuanacaste, General Manager at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & SpaResponded 3 July 2015

    THANK YOU SO MUCH for such a wonderful review LindaN! It is very gratifying to read your review and see how fantastic you described our resort and the experience that you and your lovely family had. I am glad your kids had a great time...More

    Reviewed 7 June 2015

    We traveled from San Jose by car, the hotel was easy find after the guard at the gate gave us a map of the area. Check in was smooth and Carlos did an excellent job helping with our luggage and questions. At night there are...More

    1  Thank Antmax26
    Response from GM_JWGuanacaste, General Manager at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & SpaResponded 3 July 2015

    Excellent advice Antmax26! I also recommend to explore this area since you can find beautiful places. I am pleased to know that your experience with us was perfect as you expressed in your review. We hope that you can come in another time and keep...More

    Reviewed 30 May 2015 via mobile

    My family and I are finishing our last day at the JW Marriott in guanacaste. The resort is beautiful and well maintained. The staff are all very friendly and accommodating. We have an oceanfront room with a balcony. It is very nice. Strangely, it is...More

    4  Thank kariandy6698
    Response from GM_JWGuanacaste, General Manager at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & SpaResponded 1 June 2015

    Dear Kariandy6698, I hope you finished your stay with satisfaction. We appreciate you taking the time to share your experience with all of us and your feedback about the areas to improve. I would like to let you know the Gift Shop is not managed...More

    Reviewed 27 May 2015

    We had a long weekend vacation at JW Marriott in Guanacaste. It's a beautiful location and setting, the rooms very spacious and confortable, my kids loved the pools. The buffet breakfast was amazing and liked very much the Azul Grill, and Azul Pool Bar. We...More

    1  Thank Maria A
    Response from GM_JWGuanacaste, General Manager at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & SpaResponded 12 June 2015

    Dear Maria A, I am glad to know that your kids had a great time at the pool and I hope you did too. I particular like the Azul Grill also, it’s very relaxing with a fantastic view to the ocean and the food is...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 Internet
    • 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
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 168 - US$ 766 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 310
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Tamarindo >
    • Playa Avellanas
    • Also Known As
    • Jw Marriott Guanacaste Resort & Spa Costa Rica Hotel Santa Cruz ,
    • Jw Marriott Guanacaste Resort And Spa Costa Rica ,
    • Jw Marriott Santa Cruz ,
    • Marriott Santa Cruz
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    Piper L
    17 October 2017|
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    Response from beachbabes512 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, they have hair dryers and also shampoo,conditioners and lotions. Just about everything you would want is replenished daily.
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    14 October 2017|
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    Response from Alex G | Reviewed this property |
    Nothing too special (like in Marriott at Caymans they give you a free seem with dolphins etc.) You will get a decent upgrade- either room size of ocean front. Free breakfast for the family. I believe you can get free beach... More
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    27 September 2017|
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    Response from Tony T | Reviewed this property |
    At least 75 to 90 mins. You can book a transport or rent a car.
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