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Casa MarBella

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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 108*
US$ 108*
US$ 108*
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was our third trip to Santa Teresa. We wanted to try a location on the hillside to avoid the crowds for Semana Santa. We rented the two bedroom for a week and did not want to leave. Andre is amazing. The pool was a luxury..extra plus for being a salt water pool. The view is was breath taking..from the...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If you want to experience the pura vida vibe with a beautiful view, comfortable accommodations you need look no further! We came here to celebrate our 25th anniversary and stayed in a 2 bedroom with a private balcony. It was lovely being above the dusty main road where it is peaceful with the sounds of the ocean tides, monkeys and...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Me and my girlfriend travelled Costa Rica for 3 month. And that was our favorite place. The Hotel ist located a liitle up the hill so you escape the dusty road. Room are super clean and have a really wellen equiped kitchen. But the best thing is the staff. Super super frindly an helpfull. They've booked us restaurants an messages....

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Ottawa
Reviewed 1 week ago

This little villa is very special. With only 8 units it is very close and personal without being in others business. We met some really nice people in the villa (yoga retreat group) but you also had lots of quiet time. Andre and Jessie are such amazing hosts and their dogs are so sweet. They were very helpful setting up...

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Whistler, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have had a great time staying at Casa Marbella for 5 days. We're a couple in our mid-twenties and came to Santa Teresa to surf, eat good food and chill. THE VIBE: We were looking for a room at a quiet location and chose Andre's and Jessie's hotel based on TripAdvisor reviews - it was a perfect match for...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The only regret we had is not staying longer. 4 stars accomodation at a very reasonable price. Direct access by a steep stair to a separate restaurant which is very good and has an exceptional view. Highly highly recommended!

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for 5 nights. It was wonderful time. Beautiful view, quite place. Room was clean and all appliances working. all personnel was very friendly and accommodating. Pool area is clean with spectacular view over the Pacific ocean.From hotel to the beach about 10 min walk down hill. The beach is public and natural (not like on resort with...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Andre and Jessie were wonderful hosts. They have made this place an amazing little getaway that we would not hesitate to stay at again. The hotel itself is perfect, and the smiling, friendly staff make it even better. Close to the town and beach with private access to one of the best restaurant views for sunset further up the hill....

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André F, Owner at Casa MarBella, responded to this review

Thank you Carolyn for the great review. It was our pleasure having you and your sister Jocelyn here. Thank you for being such happy and easy going guests! We hope you do visit again and wishing you both the best :)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are scrolling through reviews trying to determine if Casa Marbella is the perfect place for your Santa Teresa getaway, you can safely stop scrolling and book right now. You've found the right place. I had the great pleasure of staying at Casa Marbella for two months, and this hotel is easily one of the most peaceful and relaxing...

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André F, Owner at Casa MarBella, responded to this review

Oh Chris where do we we begin?! You became an honorary member of Casa MarBella the 2 months you were here. Thank you for the amazing review!!! We loved having you here, and not only were you a great guest, but we consider you a dear friend. At times, you even became part of the staff helping us along! We...

Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Lovely place with really nice people managing it. Mega plus for the fresh coffee every morning :) 5min to the beach with the best view a bit up the hill. We can highly recommend Casa MarBella if you want a relax holiday. The restaurant next to the place is really good as well.

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Andre A, Owner at Casa MarBella, responded to this review

Thank you Adnan for the review. You and Emil were so nice and friendly; it was a pleasure having you here. We hope to see you both here again in the future; you are always welcome and we're glad to hear you had a nice and relaxing holiday!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Casa MarBella is a boutique hotel situated on a mountain slope in Santa Teresa. The property provides a spectacular panoramic view of the Pacific Ocean and is a five-minute walk to the beach, restaurants, and stores. Being surrounded by rainforest, it offers a unique opportunity to watch wildlife in their natural habitat. The area is renowned for its consistent surf breaks, some of which are walking distance from the property. The Casa consists of eight units with four different typologies of rooms for your different needs and group sizes. It is an ideal venue for those seeking the privacy, services, and comforts of individual hotel rooms, yet the intimacy of a private villa. The décor of the rooms is a minimalist approach with a tropical touch. The amenities of the hotel include free parking area, Wi-Fi in the common areas, infinity pool, ocean view yoga deck, sun terrace, and reception. All of the rooms have ocean view and air conditioning. Services we provide include house keeping, massage, babysitting, and concierge where we can schedule an array of activities for no extra charge. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casa MarBella

Address: 125 meters east and 25 meters north of Super Ronny's, Santa Teresa 5361, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Santa Teresa
Price Range: ₹ 6,818 - ₹ 70,436 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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Also Known As:
Casa Marbella Santa Teresa
Casa Marbella Hotel Santa Teresa
Hotel Style:
#2 Green Hotel in Santa Teresa
#3 Family Hotel in Santa Teresa
#4 Romantic Hotel in Santa Teresa
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“The corner suite have balconies with privacy.”
laurasT6194TN, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in the Standard with Kitchenette and were happy there, but the views for the one bedroom and condo's were really amazing.”
  • Sunset from Brisas Del Mar (beside Casa Marbella)
bb_YOW, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The villas are amazing. If travelling with a group of 4+ would highly recommend. Other rooms also offer quick access to incredible views.”
38carolynf, 2 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are nice, but I say suite/condo for the private balcony. Suite 6, in particular, will always have a special place in my heart.”
R5079FLchrism, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The 2-bedroom units on the ground floor and the 3-bedroom units on the upper level have private balconies”
, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
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