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Hotel Laguna Mar

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Reviewed 11 January 2016

Very good place, it is quite long but the trip getting there has very nice views. Overall a very clean place. Lunch and dinner menu was excellent, we tried a few things and they were all very good and worth the price. Breakfast, just ok, continental breakfast was included but it was not good enough, I asked for ham and...

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Kyrksaeterora, Norway
Reviewed 6 November 2015

What can I say about Hotel Laguna Mar other than to praise the chef? The hotel itself was immaculate, but the food was literally the icing on the cake. Yes, the last stretch of road from highway 21 is not what I would call smooth even for a gravel road, but the hotel and the food makes up for each...

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Reviewed 24 October 2015 via mobile

Such a great place to stay, it's a bit far from the beach, but the please is beatiful, rooms are small but very clean, also the staff is very nice, and the food is great, we drove here from Samara, trough a gravel road, 4x4 recommended, though we got here in a Corolla.

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Thank Aaron R
Province of Heredia, Costa Rica
Reviewed 7 September 2015

1. Choose wisely the route and don't trust Waze. Road is in very bad conditions. 2. Breakfast hummm... it's included, but toast and coffee it's not a very good one, food in overall it's overpriced and does not include taxes, which is not legal in CR so be careful!!

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Laguna Mar H, Manager at Hotel Laguna Mar, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to review our hotel. We are very surprised that you find our restaurant overpriced since you and your family did not eat here during your stay. In order to give you a better perspective, we would like to offer you and your family a free dinner so you can judge if the...

Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

We wanted to see the turtles on the beach at night so we found the hotel just beside playa san miguel and it was a great surprise. The hotel was very nice with a lovely staff. The food was delicious and the whole experience wasn't pricy at all for the quality of the service. We took the kayaking in the...

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Pella, Iowa
Reviewed 9 August 2015

This hotel is definitely a hidden gem. it is only accessible by a dirt road. My wife and I took a bus, but almost every other guest had rented a vehicle. Very tranquil for those looking to get away from it all. The service is the best I have ever experienced. I called the office to let them know we...

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Beverly Hills, California
Reviewed 27 July 2015

This Hotel is the Perfect Adventure Get-away Hide-away! It's amazing to see the completely Modern structure out in the middle of the Jungle. Andreas is the live-in Hotel Manager, and he's super friendly and a local guy- so is very helpful with the area, and the best way to get from pointe A-B. Chef Pablo was very welcoming, and the...

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San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

The Hotel Laguna Mar is like heaven on Earth. My husband and I stayed there in mid-December. We were absolutely amazed by the property and staff. We have vacationed all over Costa Rica and this is, by far, our favorite spot. The rooms were very clean and the property was immaculate. Paulo, the chef, went to great lengths to prepare...

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Reviewed 2 June 2015 via mobile

I spent just one night in this hotel but the atmosphere,the room,the services were really great. I wanna say that the best of the best is offered by chef Pablo with his healthy and tasty dishes: you can see how he loves his job!!!...five stars and absolutely recommended!!!

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Laguna Mar H, Front Office Manager at Hotel Laguna Mar, responded to this review

Hello dear Daniele, Greetings from Hotel Laguna Mar! Thank you for your comment, it motivates us a lot. We hope see you soon! Best regards.

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Reviewed 17 May 2015 via mobile

I was eating pizza at the Pizza Tree and asked one of the owners what the building above the eatery was. He told me it was the five star hotel. I was staying at a hotel down the street with little hot water, no wifi or TVs and limited AC. I decided to take a trip up the hill. The...

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Jean V, Front Office Manager at Hotel Laguna Mar, responded to this review

Hello dear Lisa, Thank you for your feed back regarding your stay, it was a pleasure to be your hosts, and we hope to see you soon again. Regards!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Airport Transportation
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Javilla's premiere boutique hotel. Located along the Pacific Coast in Costa Rica, Hotel Laguna Mar offers the best of both worlds — an exotic, tropical environment and the service of a fine four star hotel. Visit the real Costa Rica where the ocean water is warm nature completely surrounds you. Hotel Laguna Mar awaits your visit. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Laguna Mar

Address: Between Coyote and Playa San Miguel | Front of the School Javilla, Playa San Miguel 50906, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa San Miguel
Price Range: $96 - $141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Laguna Mar 3.5*
Number of rooms: 11
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“We had the top floor room which was spacious”
vacation023, 4 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Upstairs rooms have less pool and restaurant noise, but everywhere gets pretty quiet after 10 pm or so.”
828jasonn, 9 Aug 2015 | Read review
“I think the rooms on the upper floor would be better than the ones on the ground just for the view and added privacy. Our room was right beside the pool and on ground level with the walkway, so we had to keep the curtains drawn most times.”
reyledda, 15 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Room nr9 is the biggest with one queen and one twin bed small bathroom and a balcony.”
341lanam, 4 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Room number 9 at the top is the largest room and has a private balcony, doesn't make up for the lack of things to do here.”
Snordy08, 16 Sep 2014 | Read review
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