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    Hotel Vista de Olas

    Vista de Olas Dr. | Mal Pais de Cobano Apto.#93, Mal Pais 5361, Costa Rica
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    3/9/2017 4/9/2017
    Traveller (466)
    Pool & Beach (183)
    Room & Suite (114)
    Overview
    • Excellent85%
    • Very good9%
    • Average2%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “atv tour” (111 reviews)
    “swim up bar” (31 reviews)
    “infinity pool” (75 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Concierge
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Private Balcony
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 496 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    There is a ton of fun stuff to do around this area, but if you are looking for a "resort" style vacation you could never leave the property and have a wonderful trip. Best sunset view I've ever seen. We had the adventure package which...More

    Thank Julie M
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    My friend and I just came back from our trip to Mal Pais/Santa Teresa. We stayed at Vista de Olas for 4 nights and loved every minute! Having had a hectic year it was wonderful to be at an intimate hotel with only about 12...More

    Thank Swooten22
    Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

    We just got back from our honeymoon and this place didn't disappoint. Roger and his family treated us like a part of their own and the excursions were safe and fun and insane! We knew little about the area and don't speak Spanish but the...More

    Thank Chad C
    Reviewed 27 June 2017

    Vista de Olas is an amazing, family-owned hotel that is unforgettable (for all the right reasons of course! 😉). The hotel provides everything you could want all in one place. Want a chill and relaxing day? Hang out by the pool and read a book...More

    Thank Shaun M
    Reviewed 25 June 2017

    During our trip to the Mal País and Santa Teresa area we went to a few different hotels to eat and got to see how much we lucked out by staying at Vista De Olas. In my opinion this hotel is easily the best one...More

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    Ylang Ylang Beach Resort
    805 reviews
    #1 of 18 hotels in Montezuma
     
    Surf Vista Villas
    153 reviews
    #11 of 26 hotels in Santa Teresa
     
    Casas de Soleil
    184 reviews
    #7 of 26 hotels in Santa Teresa
     
    Casa MarBella
    506 reviews
    #1 of 26 hotels in Santa Teresa
     
    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free Internet
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 155 - US$ 205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Green Hotel in Mal Pais
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Mal Pais
    • #4 Family Hotel in Mal Pais
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Mal Pais
    • Also Known As
    • Vista De Olas Mal Pais
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    Traveller (466)
    Pool & Beach (183)
    Room & Suite (114)
    Dining (74)
    Hotel & Grounds (308)
    Bathroom (13)
    Family and Play Areas (6)
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    1.88 km away
     
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    Questions & Answers
    Joy G
    14 March 2017|
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    Response from Francesca R | Reviewed this property |
    I don't think so..but sunset in Santa Teresa beach is magic anyway... Maybe you can ask some local there
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    Kelsey B
    4 March 2017|
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    Response from Michelle r |
    we only stayed here one night on our travels further up the peninsula so we did not utilize their excursions. however, in our brief stay everyone was very friendly so I would recommend calling and asking. we speak very... More
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    Melvin M
    16 February 2017|
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    Response from Kirsten S |
    You can rent them directly from the Hotel, that what I did when I stayed. The price varies depending on how many days you use the ATV for. Either way i found it to be affordable and well needed.
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    Room Tips
    "Stayed in Villa #3, best view of them all."
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    "Some rooms have a view and some have indoor showers/bathrooms. You can request what you prefer."
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    "all villas have views"
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    "All of the rooms are quiet as the villas are situated in private areas"
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