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Cristal Ballena Boutique Hotel & Spa

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Breakfast included
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3.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewshuge poolowners livecosta ricabalconies overlookingrooms are fairly basicsteiner familyaustrian germanwonderful hoteljunior suitegreat roomsschnitzelnice hikerooms are bighotel is situatedforest trailswould highly recommend this hotelpacific ocean
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Reviewed 7 January 2016 via mobile

This no-beach hotel offers a perfect mix between costa rican nature and four star comfort. Large rooms with wonderful views of the pacific. A big circular pool and good food (including Wiener Schnitzel) are very tempting. We enjoyed three tranquil days there after some more...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2016

The hotel is set on a bluff with a fantastic view of the Pacific ocean and Isle Ballena. The rooms were generous and the bedding comfortable. My issue was with the overall operation of the property. The staff were friendly and enthusiastic (special kudos to...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 4 January 2016

The pool looks like it is designed for a movie project with synchronized swimming. The rooms are large with four poster California King beds. Why is this place in a Costa Rica forest? I don't know, but it was enjoyable being there. The food was...More

Thank pageslady
Reviewed 9 December 2015

We loved this hotel and would come back when the opportunity permits. The rooms are clean, air conditioned, appropriately supplied and tastefully decorated. The staff are delightful to engage in conversation. The restaurant offers a wide variety of food and drinks and the service is...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2015

After a long day of hiking and driving to Panama my friend and I stopped by the Resort for dinner. The facility is beautiful and had it not been at night I am sure the view of the ocean would have been the same. The...More

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Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$ 157 - US$ 266 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Green Hotel in Uvita
#5 Spa Hotel in Uvita
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 157 - US$ 266 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Green Hotel in Uvita
#5 Spa Hotel in Uvita
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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"Get rooms with a king bed, they have some with doubles & twins"
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"Our "Junior suite" was spacious w/ excellent view."
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"We had a beautiful ocean view, very quiet. I believe they are all amazing!"
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"We had a room on the second floor with incredible views. I think the first floor does as well, but not sure..."
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