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Greensboro, North Carolina
Reviewed 26 July 2014

My wife and I spent a week at Bahia del Sol in July. We were able to rent the King Sun Suite. It was one of the nicest rooms we've ever booked. Very cozy and romantic. Only a few steps from the pool, restuarant, and beach. The restuarant is very,very good with a good selection of food and beverages. The...

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Hbs B, Manager at Bahia del Sol Beach Front Hotel & Suites, responded to this review

Dear james w, The King Sun Suite is the best room available in our small boutique hotel of 28 rooms. Glad the room fill the expectation, is the only room in the hotel with ocean view, in front of the pool, NASU Restaurant and beach. Glad that our Restaurant was also able to provide good food and drinks. Once again...

Reviewed 22 July 2014

We arrived at this quaint Hotel June 26th, we had no idea what to expect. It turned out to be one of the best family vacations we have ever had. The staff is out of this world, especially Victor and Kaylor. They literally bent over backwards for us. They know the area very well and had great advice of what...

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Hbs B, Manager at Bahia del Sol Beach Front Hotel & Suites, responded to this review

Dear Vince G, Cheerful we were a happy surprise for your family vacation! Thank you very much for your preference. Oh yes, our staff is really wonderful, always taking great care of our guests, we work with our hearts and really want to provide only the best to our dear clients. Sunset is the highlight of the day, just in...

Los Angeles
Reviewed 18 July 2014

We stayed in one of the suites and this hotel is really nice and the grounds are kept very nicely. The staff here is amazing especially Jose. Potrero Beach is one of the nicest beaches that Costa Rica has, you will love it.

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Hbs B, Manager at Bahia del Sol Beach Front Hotel & Suites, responded to this review

Dear Ticomex92, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience. Our hotel is really special, a gem in front of the ocean but the stars is definitely our staff, and Jose is one of our great assets in the Restaurant and bar. Suites are comfortable, in front of the garden, with lots of nature all around...

The Woodlands, Texas
Reviewed 15 July 2014

Just returned from a 3 night stay at Bahia del Sol and absolutely loved it. The property has beautiful sunset views and the grounds are amazing. The hotel is very quiet and serene. We were really surprised at the food, it was very tasty and portions were more than enough. All the staff were friendly and remembered us by name...

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Hbs B, Manager at Bahia del Sol Beach Front Hotel & Suites, responded to this review

Dear jmtaggie05, How rewarding to read that you absolutely loved Bahia Del Sol! You enjoyed what we are all about, gorgeous sunsets, beautiful, green garden that surrounds amazing grounds, a peaceful oasis for those who visit us. NASU Restaurant is a great choice in the area, glad you founded our food tasty and with big portions. The heart of this...

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 14 July 2014

We were there in the down season, so the place was pretty deserted and we basically had the hotel/beach to ourselves. Rooms were nice & clean. Great A/C. Beach was nice - black sand, which was cool, but the water was really murky because of it, so you'd come out with the suit full of black sand inside & out....

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Hbs B, Manager at Bahia del Sol Beach Front Hotel & Suites, responded to this review

Dear CCB312, First we would like to thank you for taking the time to post this comment. Glad you liked Potrero Beach, is a very quiet, safe beach town. A great spot during happy hour is our wet bar, glad you enjoyed that. Regarding the wine selection, we will be reviewing the prices and quality, we don´t have a very...

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 12 July 2014

We are traveling for the first time to Playa Potrero and would definitely stay here again. The setting is beautiful. The beach is gentle with very small waves. Great place for a long walk. The staff is very helpful and friendly. The restaurant at the hotel has excellent food at a fair price. Much better than the dinner we had...

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Hbs B, Manager at Bahia del Sol Beach Front Hotel & Suites, responded to this review

Dear Melanie709, Playa Potrero is a safe beach town, tranquil and beautiful. We are the only hotel in Potrero that is right in front of the ocean, is a bay so ocean is normally calm and almost like a giant pool. Agree great place for long walks, get to see lot of seabirds and breathtaking sunsets. A fundamental part of...

Middle River, Maryland
Reviewed 9 July 2014

We just left this hotel on 7/6/14 and we did not want to leave. We have been all around the world and this little hotel has got to be the best atmosphere to be in. The staff is a collection of some of the nicest people you want to meet. If you want something they will get it, find it,...

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Hbs B, Manager at Bahia del Sol Beach Front Hotel & Suites, responded to this review

Dear Pete B, What a comment! Thank you so very much for taking the time to post this long and positive review. Our team work definitely did a great job with you guys, we will congratulate properly to Jose, Johanna, Marriella, Victor, Pablo, Loa, Miak, Christine, Kaylor, Nuvia, Hector,Angelica and all of staff that you did not see but have...

Chino Hills, California
Reviewed 9 July 2014

This hotel is a great hotel but 30 minutes and a $35 dollar cab ride from Tamarindo which is the very very tourist part of the Guanacoste area. This hotel is semi-remote but the area is beautiful. There are little random restuarants around that are very good with in walking distance. (Hotel has a restaurant also) The beach is beautiful...

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Hbs B, Manager at Bahia del Sol Beach Front Hotel & Suites, responded to this review

Dear Riles13, Thank you so much for sharing your experience with us, we appreciate very much your comment. We do have a very good restaurant on site NASU Restaurant, open for breakfast which is included on the rate, lunch and dinner. Also very good local choices around us as you mentioned. Potrero beach is really quit and beautiful, great for...

Sunnyside, New York
Reviewed 25 June 2014

May 31st 2014 was the most fabulous and eventful day in my daughters life. Her dream of marrying on the beach came to fruition at this small but very warm beach front hotel called Bahia del Sol. Everyone was so accommodating the staff made it a point to learn each and everyone's name on the first day, the food was...

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Hbs B, Manager at Bahia del Sol Beach Front Hotel & Suites, responded to this review

Dear Elena1213, Thank you again for choosing Bahia del Sol for your daughter weeding, it was a great pleasure to serve you and your family. We truly believe that our hotel is the perfect destination for beach weeding, private, personalized and warm attention. For us our guests are not room number but people so we always like to learn their...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 25 June 2014

We spent a wonderful week with our young children. If you plan to stay, you should know what to expect. 1. The beach is not the white sand of Tamarindo, but it is lovely and very quiet. Not a rowdy teenager or college student in sight. Our kids enjoyed playing with the local children who came down to the beach...

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Hbs B, Manager at Bahia del Sol Beach Front Hotel & Suites, responded to this review

Dear EtobicokeFamily1, How nice to read you had a wonderful week with your young children, thank you very much for sharing your experience with other travelers so that they know what to expect. Potrero beach is a not white sanded beach but beautiful, peacefully and safe, the sunsets are to die for. We do have our tour desk that will...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Spa
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  • Family Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bahia del Sol is located in Potrero Beach, a beautiful beach of warm tranquil waters on the Pacific Coast of Guanacaste. The Hotel offers the guests the quality of a 4 Star Beach Hotel with all the comforts, including Pool, Jacuzzi, and a Spa, framed in an impressive setting that includes tropical artistic gardens with centennial trees, a Tropical Garden with Native & Exotic plants , and an extensive beach front. The location is perfect for soaking in breathtaking views of the tranquil Potrero Bay, romantic long walks on the golden sands, basking in the rich sun and watching the spectacular sunsets of the Pacific Coast.
With miles of uncrowded beaches, stunning coves and undiscovered inlets, Costa Rica's natural environment speaks to your soul. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bahia del Sol Beach Front Hotel & Suites

Address: Al Noroeste de la Entrada de Flamingo 2km, Playa Potrero 50101, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Potrero
Price Range: $185 - $621 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Bahia del Sol Beach Front Hotel & Suites 3.5*
Number of rooms: 28
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