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    JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & Spa

    0.8 km from Playa Avellanas centre
    • Free Wifi
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    Apr 2 Apr 3
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Hacienda Pinilla, Playa Avellanas, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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    All reviews hacienda pinilla infinity edge closest town beach club breakfast buffet steak restaurant ocean view pool staff turn down service kids club beautiful property rent a car remote location sea bass sushi huge pool central america liberia airport swiss travel minute drive
    Reviewed 29 September 2014

    Located in the Hacienda Pinilla area, this is a great place to stay. We had so many options for with several restaurants on the grounds at the JW Marriott or Beach Club. Everywhere we went, the staff were friendly and accommodating.More

    Response from GM_JWGuanacaste, General Manager at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & Spa

    Dear jenipf, Thank you for a great review! I am pleased to know that you had a pleasant stay with us. As you mention, we have several restaurants to accommodate all tastes: Sabanero Steakhouse, Tamarine serving Asian fusion, Mansita with local and internation food, Azul...More

    Reviewed 26 September 2014 via mobile

    This hotel was exceptional Was disappointed with buffett Hotel staff very friendly and helpful location is beautiful on the pacific the hotel beautifully decorated rooms very comfortable This is a greasy place to stay for couples. Or familyMore

    Response from GM_JWGuanacaste, General Manager at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & Spa

    Dear Helene C, Thank you for taking the time to leave us you valuable comments. It is wonderful to know that our friendly staff and our rooms were to your satisfaction. I appreciate your feedback regarding our buffet, I will address this to our Food...More

    Reviewed 24 September 2014 via mobile

    My visit to this resort was nothing short of EXCELLENT!! The resort is paradise and the service was spectactular and actually began prior to my arrival in Costa Rica. I was somewhat apprehensive about travelling alone with my teenage daughter but was assured by the...More

    Response from GM_JWGuanacaste, General Manager at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & Spa

    Dear Anshe S, Describing your visit as EXCELLENT means a lot and it fill us with great satisfaction since it is our goal to create these kinds of experiences in all our guests. I am pleased to know that you and your daughter had fun...More

    Reviewed 16 September 2014

    Great Service, Rooms, Comfortable. Prices a bit high on drinks. Spa services was excellent, very well prepared employees, very formal and very profesional. Rooms and beds were amazingly comfortable and nice.

    Response from GM_JWGuanacaste, General Manager at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & Spa

    Dear AnitaFb22, It is wonderful news for us to know that you had such a great time with us. Thank you so much for your positive review and we hope to have the opportunity to serve you again. Kindest regards, Jesus Gonzalez General Manager

    Reviewed 15 September 2014

    Well ... I just got home from an amazing trip to Costa Rica, 9 days full of activities and 3 uniquely different hotels, yet in a similar, but slightly different areas. The first, the Four Seasons in Papagayo (loved it), and 2nd, the Tamarindo Daria...More

    Response from GM_JWGuanacaste, General Manager at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & Spa

    Dear Frank M; We appreciate your time shared at this review and for let us know your positive comments and also your feedback about our resort. I regret that we did not meet your expectations and that you did not enjoyed your stay as you...More

    • 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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    Hi, Booked a garden view room from April 9th-12th. If ocean fronts are available at the time of checking in can I get them?
    23 March 2017|
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    Response from thomasjsullivan | Reviewed this property |
    Any room in the place is good . They all face the water , just depends location if you can see it . If the upgrade isn't more than 100 bucks per night I would do it .
    Jane B
    We are hoping to take an evening tour at Playa Flamingo. We had not planned to rent a car ( using a tour company for other transportation) Is there a company you could recommend to use to take us to Playa Flamingo and pick us up again after our excursion? How far is it - would it be worth it to rent a car for the day? I understand they put $1000 hold on your credit card, is this true? Are there maps of the area available at the Marriott should we decide to rent? I've heard roads are not marked. Thanks for any info ~ we will be there for three nights and only have this one excursions planned.
    15 March 2017|
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    Response from Msstamper | Reviewed this property |
    We were too nervous to rent a car because we had heard horror stories. The roads was marked much better than I had thought. I had purchased maps also. Waze works too. I would not rent a car for one day. It wouldn't be worth... More
    Considering the JW for the last week in March, would be bringing my 13-year-old daughter and wondering if any other children would be around the resort?
    12 March 2017|
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    Response from Msstamper | Reviewed this property |
    Yes! I have a 13 year old and 16 year old. Their were lots of kids. There is a volleyball net in one portion of the pool. We were so active that after dinner the kids wanted to go to bed. There are kids activities but I... More
    Room Tips
    "Ask for high floor ocean view or ocean front (worth it!)"
    dizzyb1987, 3 days agoRead review
    "Great service, cleanliness, pool, expensive food, secluded, quiet, rocky beach..."
    Fernando D, 6 days agoRead review
    "Great views"
    A9849YNcarolineb, 9 days agoRead review
    "Hotel laid out hacienda style, so some mild walking to get to restaurant, pool. Some rooms face the Pacific..."
    David W, 10 days agoRead review
    "Avoid rooms ending in 07 -12"
    wiskaysin, 11 days agoRead review
    "Take an ocean view if you can."
    ellyn56, 28 days agoRead review
    "All the rooms are excellent"
    TheRosses2014, 1 month agoRead review
    "235 is an excellent location with a good view of the pool and the beach"
    Rob E, 1 month agoRead review
    "My garden view room was magnificent"
    Kamori2015, 1 month agoRead review
    "All rooms seem great"
    scooterbug42, 1 month agoRead review
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