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    Las Terrazas de Ballena

    1 km up road across from the Gas station, Uvita, Costa Rica
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    Traveller (125)
    Room & Suite (32)
    Pool & Beach (14)
    Overview
    • Excellent84%
    • Very good8%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible4%
    Travellers talk about
    “swimming pool” (7 reviews)
    “costa rica” (18 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Suites
    Kitchenette
    Concierge
    Accessible rooms
    Laundry Service
    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 93 reviews

    Reviewed 18 February 2017

    Never answers phone or email or returns messages. We tried contacting them 2 days before arrival to ask some questions. Hotel was out of power for a day and a half before contacting us by email on the afternoon of our arrival to cancel. Of...More

    1  Thank MichiganCanuck
    Reviewed 30 December 2016

    If I am paying almost $200 a night for accommodation, I expect the following: a comfortable bed, a great location, a good breakfast, excellent customer service but most importantly; a working shower! At Las Terazzas, we got only 2 of those things. The bed was...More

    Thank T_Daly
    Reviewed 9 October 2016

    We stayed for three nights at the Terrazas de Ballena. It's been an ideal place to get around the Uvita area and also to just stay "at home" and enjoy the cozy veranda with a beautiful view in your hammock or the very comfortable deck...More

    Thank ahelf
    Reviewed 4 July 2016

    I found this place by reviews so I know how valuable they really are! This is a place that has 3 hidden bungalows in the most beautiful setting. I traveled with my husband and 17 year old son. The bungalows have a patio with a...More

    Thank theBuenofamily
    Response from CarladelBosque, Manager at Las Terrazas de BallenaResponded 20 December 2016

    Hello Tina Thank you very much for your nice words . Wish your family and yourself merry Christmas and happy 2017 . Regards from Costa Rica Carla

    Reviewed 30 March 2016

    We only stayed one night out of necessity. Primarily a 4 x 4 vehicle is essential. The hill is steep and rocky. (That shouldn't be the fine print). The steps up to the stairs to the bungalow are also steep so not accessible if anyone...More

    2  Thank Shelly L
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 120 - US$ 170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Uvita
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    Traveller (125)
    Room & Suite (32)
    Pool & Beach (14)
    Dining (12)
    Hotel & Grounds (87)
    Bathroom (1)
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    Nate B
    6 January 2015|
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    Response from TerrazasdeBallena | Property representative |
    Hello, Thank you for choosing us. We look forward to seeing you in February. Yes, you need a 4x4 vehicle. Once you get off the main roads in Costa Rica, most of the local streets are only dirt and rocks. A 4x4 will be... More
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    "Must have a 4x4 to get there, but most places in this area requires it."
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    "There are only 3 bungalows the one that is higher up, Mariposa, queen bed on the hill is more secluded if you..."
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    "I had the highest room and It seemed to have the best view of the ocean."
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    "All of the rooms are spectacular. There are only 3 so book early."
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