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Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 17 June 2014

Roger and his family are great, they made us feel completely at home. Not at all like the normal hotels/resorts where they have ridiculous rules, they are very relaxed and laid back and can accommodate anything you need. They use the line "no worries" a lot and they mean it. Just getting to the hotel was a fun adventure, taking...

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Misawa, Japan
Reviewed 16 June 2014

While researching trip ideas for my wedding anniversary, I found this hotel through a fantastic LivingSocial deal. I'm pretty sure that thing paid for itself by day 2 of the 4 day stay we had reserved. Upon checking in, you're greated by the most beautiful panoramic view of the Pacific Ocean. Not to mention the gorgeous infinity pool. (My first...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 15 June 2014

My wife found this place on Living Social. After months of trying to find a place for our honeymoon we settled on Mal Pais at Vista De Olas! This place is absolutely beautiful!! From the panoramic ocean and jungle views to the awesome secluded bungalows. I loved having my own little area to escape to that was not attached to...

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Nashville, Tennessee
Reviewed 11 June 2014

Although it has been months since my friend and I were in Costa Rica, I can't stop dreaming of it and the perfect oasis that is Vista De Olas. My friend and I were looking for an adventure vacation and took a chance on a Living Social Deal that was being offered. Two girls traveling alone and we never once...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 6 June 2014

We will remember this vacation for a long time for sure! We flew in to San Jose and then took the Sansa flight into Tambor where Swen picked us up and drove us to the resort. Although I don't love small airplanes, it was definitely worth it to have more time in Mal Pais. We were exhausted by the time...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 30 May 2014

Vista de olas was such a unique and welcoming experience. It is a getaway into the rainforest (hear holler monkeys in the far distance) with a very welcoming staff who treat you like family making you feel at home. The villas each have their own character and most with beautiful views. During the day, enjoy the serenity of the amazing...

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Redmond, Washington
Reviewed 27 May 2014

This was the first time my husband and I have taken a trip together in years without our kids. We rarely travel out of the states and didn't know what to expect in Costa Rica. We could of done without our night in San Jose and decided to take a schedule van to Mal Pais. Skip the 5 hour travel...

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
Reviewed 23 May 2014

My wife and I came for our honeymoon and got everything both of us wanted. She wanted a villa with some privacy and being that I cannot sit still I wanted some activities. Vista de Olas delivered both. The staff was incredibly friendly and the service was excellent, the food was amazing. We especially enjoyed getting breakfast while watching the...

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Reviewed 18 May 2014

This was my wife's and I first time travelling to Costa Rica. We were looking for something away from it all, but close enough to a small town for some shopping and dining. This was the best choice we could have made. Roger and the crew at Vista de Olas were more than welcoming. They helped plan our whole week...

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Kissimmee, Florida
Reviewed 13 May 2014

cant say enough good about this resort. Roger and Heidi make it so easy to get from the secluded airport to the resort. When you get off the little plane you're literally in a dirt parking lot with taxi drivers trying to grab your luggage and whisk you away your immediatly comforted by a dedicated driver there just to pick...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Spa
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Vista de Olas is a refined hotel in Mal Pais perched on top of a peaceful hill. From this vantage point our guests are treated to sweeping views of Mal Pais and watch the most memorable sunsets. The hotel offers 6 sumptuous, secluded deluxe villas with ocean view, AC, open-sky bathroom, and private porch. Hotel amenities include fast WLAN, a luxurious infinity pool and jacuzzi, pool lounge, and the best BBQ restaurant in Mal Pais. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Vista de Olas

Address: Vista de Olas Dr. | Mal Pais de Cobano Apto.#93, Mal Pais 5361, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Mal Pais
Price Range: ₹ 15,015 - ₹ 16,155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Vista de Olas 2.5*
Number of rooms: 6
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Vista De Olas Mal Pais
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in Mal Pais
#2 Romantic Hotel in Mal Pais
#4 Family Hotel in Mal Pais
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“Villa 4 and 5 have a shared but private patio with awesome view. Good for couples traveling together.”
 of 5 bubbles michaeljK6774IZ, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in Villa 5 and the view of the sunset was beautiful from our patio area.”
 of 5 bubbles L1474BYjamiet, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Villa 4 and 5 share the same balcony so it worked out perfect for us 2 couples that traveled together.”
 of 5 bubbles drealush, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Villa 3 is secluded and has a great view. But some might not like the outdoor bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles jacobs249, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All villas have great views, we stayed in villa 4 and will likely request villa 2 next time just to mix it up.”
 of 5 bubbles nathang6, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
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