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Troy, New York, United States
Reviewed 1 July 2012

We got a good deal through a Groupon. It was worth the cost for a standard hotel room and meals for four days. However, anything above and beyond food and a room were a fight. They provide a coffee maker and cups, but you have to request the coffee kit. We arranged to receive it every day, but only received...

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9Thank Benjamin S
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Dear Benjamin: Your comments regarding your recent stay in our hotel have been forwarded to my attention and I would like to take this opportunity to apologize for not accomplishing your expectations and to thank you for having taken your valuable time to inform us. We do have been reviewed carefully along with the staff involved, implementing appropriate measures to...

Reviewed 25 June 2012

We just got back from a 4 night/5 day stay and we are ready to book our next trip! The view from our hotel room was breathtaking! The room was very comfortable and clean! All of the staff was absolutely amazing - so friendly and helpful! They have shuttles that take you all over the property- it is very hilly!...

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5Thank Jensilva1069
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Dear Jensilva1069, Your comments regarding your recent stay in our hotel have been forwarded to my attention and I would like to take this opportunity to apologize for not accomplishing your expectations and to thank you for having taken your valuable time to inform us. We do have been reviewed carefully along with the staff involved in the Food and...

Reviewed 18 June 2012 via mobile

The villas was beyond our expectations! The staff couldn't have been nicer! But my family and I were disappointed in the food!

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5Thank AlyNassau
mmata76, Director Comercial at Villas Sol Hotel & Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear AlyNassau: Your comments regarding your recent stay in our hotel have been forwarded to my attention and I would like to thank you for having taken your valuable time to inform us about your experience in our Resort, I would you like to let you know that we are working very hard in order to provide the best service...

Reviewed 16 June 2012

Great location and price, awesome view, attentive service, delicious and diverse food offerings as well!

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Apopka, Florida
Reviewed 8 June 2012

I'll start with the good...the scenery is BEAUTIFUL/AMAZING! That's it..everything else related to the "resort" was mediocre at best. Here are all the issues that we had during our 5 day stay: 1. Upon arrival, we could not find the correct lobby to check in (there are no signs on the property directing you for the location to anything). 2....

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mmata76, Director Comercial at Villas Sol Hotel & Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Debpowel: Your comments regarding your recent stay in our hotel have been forwarded to my attention and I would like to take this opportunity to apologize for not accomplishing your expectations and to thank you for having taken your valuable time to inform us. We do have been reviewed carefully along with the staff involved, implementing appropriate measures to...

Doylestown, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 5 June 2012

We just got back from Villas Sol and I have to say the scenery and view from the hotel balcony were beautiful. The staff was friendly and accomidating throughout the property and hotel. There was a mediocre selection of food to choose from daily but the quality was not great, we ate alot of salads. The fruit was wonderful although...

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mmata76, Director Comercial at Villas Sol Hotel & Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Riprn: Your comments regarding your recent stay in our hotel have been forwarded to my attention and I would like to take this opportunity to apologize for not accomplishing your expectations and to thank you for having taken your valuable time to inform us. We do have been reviewed carefully along with the staff involved, implementing appropriate measures to...

Fort Walton Beach, Florida
Reviewed 30 May 2012

My husband & I & another couple went there 4/16/12. ac in 1 room not good. Also note. If you do not tip each day they do not give you new towels , coffee etc.I know because the other room tipped each day had rose pedals on floor, animal towels etc. i didn't even get towels.Also bought an excursion to...

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mmata76, Director Comercial at Villas Sol Hotel & Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Donna Your comments regarding your recent stay in our hotel have been forwarded to my attention and I really would like to take this opportunity to apologize for not accomplishing your expectations and to thank you for having taken your valuable time to inform us about the double charge in your tour is there any way that I can...

Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 28 May 2012

We just got back from Villas Sol and it was nice. We stayed in the hotel portion but would recommend staying in the Villas instead. The Pros: Only 20 minutes away from the airport Gilbert (works with RCI) was amazing and extremely helpful front desk was nice and helpful (they helped us order a pizza) Rooms are nice and clean-...

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mmata76, Director Comercial at Villas Sol Hotel & Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Erin, Your comments regarding your recent stay in our hotel have been forwarded to my attention and I would like to take this opportunity to apologize for not accomplishing your expectations and to thank you for having taken your valuable time to inform us. We do have been reviewed carefully along with the staff involved, implementing appropriate measures to...

Houston
Reviewed 26 May 2012

We used Villas Sol as a result of a special for 5 days and 4 nights with the all-inclusive to trade off for a few dollars and a 90 minute(2 hour) Vacation Ownership presentation. Given our low investment into this deal, we can't be too unhappy. We stayed in the hotel portion of the resort and ate at the buffet...

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mmata76, Director Comercial at Villas Sol Hotel & Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Travel Pastor, Your comments regarding your recent stay in our hotel have been forwarded to my attention and I would like to take this opportunity to apologize for not accomplishing your expectations and to thank you for having taken your valuable time to inform us. We do have been reviewed carefully along with the staff involved and (our bue...

VISTA
Reviewed 25 May 2012

We went in May which is NOT high season, which was awesome. We got Villa #22 which at first I was bummed because there was no view, but once we settled in we realized why this was such a favorite villa. It was 1 story and had its own pool. We had our 4 and 6 year old with us...

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Dear CDOOFLYER, Your comments regarding your recent stay in our hotel have been forwarded to my attention and I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for having taken your valuable time to inform us about your recent stay with us. In Villas Sol Hotel and Beach Resort we work very hard implementing appropriate measures to ensure that...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Villas Sol Hotel & Beach Resort is a development of 100% Costa Rican capital located on Playa Hermosa, Guanacaste on the northern Pacific Coast and managed by Promotora La Costa, a pioneer company in tourism development in Guanacaste. We are a 4-star resort, and have a Tourism Sustainability Certification (CST) of the Costa Rican Tourism Institute (ICT) and we are affiliated with Resort Condominium International RCI, being the only resort in Central America included in the Gold Crown category granted by this company. We work under an all-inclusive service in 54 deluxe hotel rooms and 109 fully equipped villas of 1, 2 and 3 bedrooms. With unbeatable view of Papagayo Gulf. Among many alternatives for entertainment and sports offered by Villas Sol Hotel & Beach Resort, you’ll find a wide variety of activities for all ages - water sports (motorized & non motorized), sport fishing, diving, kayak & jet ski as well as many one day tours that will take you to the many national parks and hide-away beaches in the area surrounding our resort. Our great location makes not only our resort a great destination but also offers a convenient closeness to all major tours and activities taking place in the Guanacaste area and surroundings. Villas Sol Hotel & Beach Resort is a place for all ages and types of vacationer. A great choice for families traveling with children, single travelers, honeymooners, people looking for a relaxing vacation or those looking for fun and excitement. Our friendly, helpful staff welcome all guests with a “PURA VIDA” and a smile & the best service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villas Sol Hotel & Beach Resort

Address: Promotora La Costa, Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Hermosa
Price Range: $201 - $455 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Villas Sol Hotel & Beach Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 160
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Also Known As:
Villas Sol Hotel And Beach Resort
Villas Sol Hotel & Beach Playa Hermosa
Hotel Sol Beach
Sol Hotel Playa Hermosa
Playa Hermosa Sol Hotel
Villas Sol Hotel & Beach Resort Costa Rica/Playa Hermosa, Guanacaste
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#7 On the Beach Hotel in Playa Hermosa
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“We stayed in a private villa on the lower level of the resort.”
Lucky063, 8 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The higher you go the better the views. Just keep in mind the hills and your mode of transportation while there.”
miajane2017, 4 Apr 2017 | Read review
“There are no elevators. Tthose with difficulty using stairs should choose a first floor room which uses ramps to enter and exit.”
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243bruceb, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Get a junior bungalow”
mattmakar, 2 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Had a studio less expensive but far. Although you have shuttles every 15 minutes Drivers are great”
221patriciag, 1 Apr 2017 | Read review
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