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    JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & Spa

    Hacienda Pinilla, Playa Avellanas, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent59%
    • Very good25%
    • Average10%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
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    “costa rica” (548 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    Poolside Bar
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    Reviewed yesterday

    Stayed here two nights on a Caravan tour. The accommodation is excellent as is the food. The pool and beach set up separates this location from all others. It has everything one needs including golf course and plenty of activities.

    Thank VancouverDave
    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Wow , I just recently stayed at this resort with my family for a vacation and it was incredible. The staff we’re the nicest people and they were so accommodating. They offer 24 hour room service, free dental kits (toothbrush, toothpaste). They always have fresh...More

    Thank haha240588
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    I saw all the negative reviews about minor issues, but decided to go anyway. Its a BEAUTIFUL place. A great sense of design permeates the hotel, from its old world hacienda style, to the care that went in to styling the staff's work clothes, to...More

    Thank eh2bh2eh
    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    We booked this as the second half of our 1 week Costa Rica visit. We knew it would be quieter being the week after the kids go back to school. It was about 80% retirees and 10% families 10% couples. We are Marriott platinum so...More

    Thank Dianne N
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We traveled to Costa Rica after a business trip to Panama. I was apprehensive about this stop after reading all of the reviews. After staying here for 5 days I'm laughing re-reading what reviewers posted and it is clear the negative reviews came from travelers...More

    Thank indytraveler23
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Golf Course
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 250 - USD 692 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 310
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Tamarindo >
    • Playa Avellanas
    • Also Known As
    • Jw Marriott Guanacaste Resort And Spa Costa Rica ,
    • Jw Marriott Guanacaste Resort & Spa Costa Rica Hotel Santa Cruz ,
    • Jw Marriott Santa Cruz ,
    • Marriott Santa Cruz
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    Hillary P
    13 January 2018|
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    Response from MDPVA1991 | Reviewed this property |
    The hotel is very teenage kid friendly. The pool is almost divided into various sections an adult quiet side and a more active area including water volleyball and other pool sports. It is a very quiet hotel but your boys... More
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    8 January 2018|
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    Response from Aimee L | Reviewed this property |
    I would agree with the previous replies. The resort is better suited for older kids and adults. There are several great tours that you can arrange from the hotel (we used Maleku tours and loved them) but the JW Marriott... More
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    27 December 2017|
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    Response from Harry E | Reviewed this property |
    Discounts for food/beverage is the big bonus.
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