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Villas Hermosas

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This review is an honest and transparent account of my experience. I booked a 10 day stay at the resort for me and my family in the high season. I paid a $1850 deposit when I booked it. When we arrived, we found that our villa was not clean. There was a fingernail on the living room floor, crumbs in...

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VillasHermosas, Owner at Villas Hermosas, responded to this review

Ah, we have been waiting for this review! Unfortunately from the moment this family arrived in the office to check in (long before they ever entered the villa) their vibe was notably negative, especially compared to our usual amazing guests. Not surprisingly this family has come for 4 years to this area, and stayed at a different place every time,...

Philadelphia, PA
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife and I and our two kids (ages 11 and 9) had the good fortune of staying at the Villas Hermosas for 3 nights. This is no cookie-cutter resort -- it is so much better and more authentic. The properly consists of a main house, where the awesome proprietors Brad and Tara live with their kids, surrounded by 4...

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Farmington, New Mexico, United States
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Brad and his wife Tara are great people and have worked hard to design a wonderful vacation destination for the entire family. This place is truly amazing and the hospitality of these two surpasses anything I have been privy to and we travel two to three times per year. Right on the beach with beautiful rooms and pool. We spent...

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Laguna Beach, California
Reviewed 31 March 2017

We have been on surf vacations to CR before, but this was our first trip to the Playa Hermosa/Santa Teresa area. After looking at EVERYTHING on line, we choose Villas Hermosa. Just far enough away from the noise and dust of Santa Teresa (3 min car ride). This mini resort is on the beach - with 3 private casitas near...

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Burlington, Wisconsin
Reviewed 28 March 2017

We just got back from our vacation at "Villas Hermosas" and the reviews are real. We spent the week with my wife and I, along with three "twenty somethings" who were thoroughly entertained as we were. The people that own and run the villas are top notch and have been doing so for more than 10 years. The three separate...

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Reviewed 16 January 2017

Being close to the beach with amenities was important to us. This cozy resort is right on the beach with several private villas. The villas are nicely kept up with modern decor. I wanted the trip to go smoothly-- Brad and Tara were very helpful in answering all my questions prior to the trip and so accommodating while we were...

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Reviewed 13 January 2017

We loved this wonderful little resort! There are 4 homes on the property that are surrounded by lush greenery. The homes were beautifully furnished and comfortable for our 6 person family. The pool was on the small side, but nice to dip in after a day at the beach. The pool has a beautiful waterfall and separate sitting area away...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 24 December 2016

I stayed at Villas Hermosas and it was amazing. Villas- The villa that my family stayed in was perfect size and it was cozy and comfortable.The only problem with the villa were the ants. Community- I made a lot of friends during my stay and I had so much fun. I loved how it was so small. Brad and Tara...

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San Jose, Costa Rica
Reviewed 11 December 2016

This is the perfect place to escape all the touristy beaches and crowds with spacious one and two-bedroom villas, beachfront access, and attentive hosts. Tara and Brad go above and beyond to make your stay comfortable while helping you mingle with local Santa Teresa town life. You'll quickly get into the swing of things with their help and direction and...

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

The condos are extremely spacious and well appointed. We had a problem with ants on our first night but once we told them they came and sprayed immediately. After that, the ants problem got better. Suggestion would be to spray before each guest (I know they are trying to be eco conscious but the ant situation ruined the whole first...

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VillasHermosas, Owner at Villas Hermosas, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review of our hotel! We agree, our backyard (ie. Hermosa beach) is pretty amazing, so lucky to call it home! :) Quick note about the ants: we do not fumigate unless we absolutely have to. It is rare, because of our villa's design, to have any bugs, let alone an infestation like that...so to spray...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The distinctive beachfront hotel, Villas Hermosas, is located in Playa Hermosa of Mal Pais on the Pacific Ocean in Costa Rica. Please come and share with them their playful surf, thriving jungle, empty beaches, tropical gardens, and inviting swimming pool, while enjoying all the comforts of home! With only four villas, they offer a uniquely intimate experience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villas Hermosas

Address: 400 mts sur de la escuela Hermosa Valley | Playa Hermosa de Santa Teresa, Santa Teresa 60111, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Santa Teresa
Price Range: ₹ 22,358 - ₹ 23,459 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Villas Hermosas Hotel Santa Teresa
Hermosas Hotel Santa Teresa
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Santa Teresa
#2 Romantic Hotel in Santa Teresa
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Teresa
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“I'm sure all the villas are amazing, but if the beachfront is available, take it.”
joni960, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in the 2 bedroom house on the beach.”
clarkd9421, 31 Mar 2017 | Read review
“This is not a 5 star hotel! It is fairly basic, but clean and comfortable!”
springtripsoftball, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Any room is good,”
sofiavohmann, 23 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The Beachfront Villa has the best location”
UNPLUG_CAV, 11 Dec 2016 | Read review
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