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    JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & Spa

    Hacienda Pinilla, Playa Avellanas, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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          Overview
          • Excellent59%
          • Very good25%
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          • Poor4%
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          “costa rica” (513 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast Buffet
          Air Conditioning
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          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Poolside Bar
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          Golf Course
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          Private Balcony
          4.5 Star Hotel
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          891 - 895 of 2,234 reviews

          Reviewed 8 February 2015

          I am a Platinum Elite and have stayed a Marriott Resorts from Aruba to Puket and Bangkok Thailand, Singapore, to Hawaii, throughout Europe, Canada, all areas of the US, etc. In fact, we came from 3 days at the Marriott in San Jose Costa Rica...More

          14  Thank Jerry C
          Response from GM_JWGuanacaste, General Manager at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & SpaResponded 11 February 2015

          Dear Jerry C, I truly regret we did not meet your expectations at any way and please apologies the inconveniences that you have encountered during your stay. I have addressed your feedback to the areas related to your comments to improve our services. Sincerely, Jesus...More

          Reviewed 6 February 2015 via mobile

          Amazing location. Incrediable room, fantastic pool and wonderful beachfront A 1/2 hr from Tamirando which is perfect The restaurants were excellent. Enjoyed the pool cafe best. The food prices were reasonable for the amazing setting. Perfect setting

          1  Thank Sandy M
          Response from GM_JWGuanacaste, General Manager at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & SpaResponded 12 February 2015

          Dear Sandy M, Thank you so much for such a wonderful comments. We are glad you had a great time with us and we hope you can return soon to keep enjoying the resort and Tamarindo. Regards, Jesus Gonzalez General Manager

          Reviewed 5 February 2015

          We stayed here for two nights as part of a 9 day tour of Costa Rica. The hotel is great as far as service, food and other amenities go. The pool is fantastic. Plenty of room to soak or swim...or drink. But for swimming in...More

          5  Thank William P
          Response from GM_JWGuanacaste, General Manager at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & SpaResponded 6 February 2015

          Dear William P, I am pleased to know that you enjoyed the service received during your stay as the hotel itself. There are more beaches around this area which are beautiful like Avellanas, Langosta and Tamarindo. These beaches are easily accessible for our guests since...More

          Reviewed 5 February 2015

          My husband and I stayed here back in 2010 right after the JW opened. It was just as wonderful, clean and lovely as it was when it first opened. My friend and I booked a room in Coco Beach for 7 days but after the...More

          2  Thank Pam S
          Response from GM_JWGuanacaste, General Manager at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & SpaResponded 6 February 2015

          Thank you so much Pam S for your wonderful comments! I am glad to know that your trip was recovered with your experience at our resort and that you had a great time watching the game drinking beer and tequila. I will let you Vladimir...More

          Reviewed 4 February 2015

          This was my girlfriend and I's second vacation destination while in CR. We rented a SUV (Much preferred vehicle) at LIR Airport and drove to the Tamarindo and we were glad we did as it gave us insight into the countryside which was very nice....More

          6  Thank SNP1000
          Response from GM_JWGuanacaste, General Manager at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & SpaResponded 6 February 2015

          WOW! THANK YOU SNP1000, I do remember talking to you and it was a pleasure. For me and our team the most important is our guest’s satisfaction. I am glad to know that you did have a great time and I appreciate your time sharing...More

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          • 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
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          • Spa
          • Hot Tub
          • Golf Course
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          • US$ 175 - US$ 709 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • 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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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Samantha P
          We are thinking of going there in August, someone in our party has a severe peanut and nut allergy, has anyone stayed here that had one? Is the hotel able to accommodate it? Will there be a language barrier?
          7 June 2017|
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          Response from Lowell S | Reviewed this property |
          That should not be a problem. Most staff speak English and the chefs can accommodate
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          JHfromJersey
          What are the options for transportation to and from LIR airport?
          31 May 2017|
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          Response from RebMom2 | Reviewed this property |
          We rented a car. My husband always wants to explore his own way. If you do, opt for an SUV or truck, roads are terrible!!
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          L3702ITjohnk
          We will be there in July. What onsite company handles day excursions? Would like to get an idea of what is offered ahead of time to help plan our stay. Thank you!
          30 May 2017|
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          Response from asuindian88 | Reviewed this property |
          You can go on line and book many of the tours (to find most tours ) Google tours of Costa Rica or you can book them at the hotel. I suggest the following. Palo Verde National Park and Coffee Tour is a two part tour ( The... More
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          "We had a lovely patio, with the ocean in the distance. I wouldn't waste money on an oceanview upgrade."
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          "Get an oceanfront room! You will not regret the extra cost"
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          "Ocean view is well worth the price. If you get pool view, know that it is open 24 hours."
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          "The room was spacious, with a nice mattress and bedding. We enjoyed balcony and view. Thank You!!"
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