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Villa Deevena

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Manila, Philippines
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I came here for dinner and the fresh-caught-of-the-day grouper was oh-la-la. Highly recommended for their great food. Family-run -Dad is the Chef and Son is the host. I think every food on the menu is a must-try.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 4 April 2017

This place is incredible. We had read articles in guide books & many reviews on Villa Deveena & it did not disappoint. There were 10 of us & we all agreed it was our best meal in Costa Rica. The service was fantastic. This is a must visit restaurant if you are in the area.

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

We had a fabulous meal at Villa Deevena. All seven of us thought our meal was the best we had the entire trip. The steak was outstanding. The ambiance is romantic, warm, and a surprise oasis. The service was outstanding as well. Be sure to visit. I would like to stay here the next time I visit.

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Thank Gregory C
PA
Reviewed 28 February 2017

After traveling almost 4 miles on a dirt road one would question if a restaurant is really worth the bumpy ride . Let me tell you it is so worth it. Once you step into Deevena's you forget where you are. The surroundings are elegant but simple. My husband and I have been there several times. The food is amazing....

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Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Villa Deevena came highly recommended and it didn't disappoint! The staff was attentive and friendly despite the restaurant filling up within an hour. Live music was very enjoyable and added to the romantic ambience. The food was superb; we focused on fresh local seafood; grilled octopus, grouper, and tuna tartare. They were attentive to gluten-free needs and even had a...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We saved our visit to Villa Deevena for our last evening in Costa Rica. We were only staying around the corner, but wanted to save it for last as we had read such great things about it - everything was true. Its a really nice setup by the pool, everyone working there is so friendly and accommodating. The service was...

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Thank BeckaNicole
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

A former Michelin star chef fell in love with Costa Rica and decided to move here so he opened a petite but supreme quality restaurant in Los Pargos. The food is simply excellent, service is very nice and welcoming and the atmosphere is cozy. Also, a huge variety of wine is offered. Come here for an unforgettable meal, it is...

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Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I have mixed feeling in writing this review. I almost want to keep the secret of this amazing find to myself, but I can't be so selfish. We visited Villa Deevena for a second time in two years. First time we just came for dinner and it was simply amazing. Patrick is a culinary genius and a true artist. His...

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Thank Arik J
Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 11 February 2017

It's tradition that we meet here with our Canadian neighbours, who live an hour away from us in "the great white north!" We met these fellow Canucks down in Junquillal and one of the first things we did together was eat at "Villa Deevena." So, a week ago we met here again! (We still marvel at how a remote, little...

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Atlanta, Georgia, Usa
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Wonderful food and service. Just fabulous outdoor dinning and ambiance. Did I say the food was fabulous? Went last night for second time in two weeks and it was as good as the first time. Lovely people helping you and very interesting family. We are here for 4 weeks so we will be back at least twice more.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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Additional Information about Villa Deevena

Address: Playa Negra, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Negra
Price Range: $127 - $194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“Go for one of the rooms further away from the restaurant.....more privacy”
katsjourney123, 6 Feb 2016 | Read review
“there are only 6 rooms all around the pool. Any will be fine. No TV, so bring your kindles or books.”
Admire, 29 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Great restaurant”
MarianaG13, 24 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Be advised that your shower is outside - plenty of privacy but bugs, creatures are easily found.”
csnyder_11, 23 May 2014 | Read review
“Did not stay there, but saw the rooms and they are lovely with outdoor showers.”
CynWaveRider, 26 Dec 2013 | Read review
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