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Villa Caletas

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Eco-Oregonian
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel and wedding venue offers a quiet setting with amazing dining(a bit pricey but worth every dollar), a service staff that aims to please (without being intrusive) and most of the rooms have a private pool. It doesn't get any better than that AND the views are 360 degrees of beauty. The jungle's filled with exotic birds (various toucans,...

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Manager_VillaCaletas, General Manager at Villa Caletas, responded to this review

Dear Friends, thank you so much for your wonderful review !! We all are so pleased to know that not only you enjoyed the property in itself and the amazing views, but also the work of our dedicated head Chef and his teams that strive to give the best to each and every of our guests on a daily basis....

Jaco, Costa Rica
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is full of privacy, stunning views and a sense of security in Costa Rica! Surrounded by the beautiful scenery and gorgeous wildlife, this is the perfect place to spend time disconnected from the hustle and bustle of real life. The private pools in the suites offer the endless opportunity to reconnect all while watching the sunset over the...

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Manager_VillaCaletas, General Manager at Villa Caletas, responded to this review

Dear Friends, Thank you so much for your warms words !! It is a real pleasure for us to read such comments over our property. We are looking forward to your next visit. Pura Vida !! manager@villacaletas.com

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Probably my favorite place on earth. I don't even have the words to express how beautiful, amazing and perfect this place is. The infinity pool is amazing and you look out over the private beach and ocean with lush tropical greenery. We had a private large tub with a giant window and watched scarlet macaws fly by many times. The...

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Manager_VillaCaletas, General Manager at Villa Caletas, responded to this review

Dear Friend, thank you so much for your warm words. We are so pleased to know that you enjoyed not only your room but also the whole property. We are looking forward to your next visit. Pura Vida !! manager@villacaletas.com

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Absolutely an amazing place. Very clean & well kept. Employees were great...friendly, well dressed, there to please!!! The food was wonderful. I had fruit plate for breakfast, it was the most delicious fruit I have ever tasted! So peaceful & relaxing. I had a facial also decided to get a massage...get experience. I had the pleasure of meeting Denis Roy,...

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Manager_VillaCaletas, General Manager at Villa Caletas, responded to this review

Dear Friends, thank you so much for your wonderful review. We all are so pleased to know that you had such a great time and could find the way to unwind with us. We are looking forward to your next trip to Costa Rica. Have a wonderful day. manager@villacaletas.com

New York City, New York
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

I just spent four wonderful nights at Villa Caletas. This resort is high up with a wonderful view. The infinity pool is cool, but pleasant with stupendous views. A spacious pool are with small bar is inviting, The suite was large with a private jacuzzi. There are many steps to climb when going to your room. The front desk help...

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Dear Friends, thank you do much for your wonderful words. We all are pleased to know that you had a great time with us and are looking forward to your visit to the hotel. Have a great day. Best regards. manager@villacaletas.com

Aurora, Canada
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

We came across Villa Caletas two years from a recommendation from a lovely couple in Jaco. They told us it was the best spot to see the sunset. Wow. They were so right! So 2 years later we came to spend our honeymoon. We stayed in Villa #30. Spectacular, stunning, beautiful! Our view was incredible. We overlooked the ocean and...

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Manager_VillaCaletas, General Manager at Villa Caletas, responded to this review

Dear Friends, thank you so much for your very nice review. We all are so pleased to know that you had such a great time during your honeymoon. Times make thing better, even honeymoons !!! Have a wonderful day. Pura vida !! manager@villacaletas.com

Reviewed 14 January 2017

I was pretty confident that Villa Caletas would be a decent gamble for my first trip to Costa Rica based on all the positive reviews and stunning photos. But they were no match for my initial amazement when setting foot in our Junior Superior suite room. It was incredible. Large and airy with an amazing view through the glass patio...

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Dear Friends, thank you so much for your warms words. All our staff strives to give the very best to each and every one of our guests, and we feel proud of having exceeding your expectations !! We are looking forward to your next trip to beautiful Costa Rica and the hotel. Have a great day. Pura Vida !! manager@villa...

Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Villa Caletas is a MUST if you're in Jaco/Herradura area if you're in need for some R&R. From the moment we checked in until we departed, my boyfriend and I received such wonderful service from all of the employees we encountered and we couldn't have been more thankful. We stayed in a Junior Suite that looked over the Pacific, with...

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Dear Friends, Thank you so much for your wonderful review. All our staff is pleased to know that you have received the service you deserved and is looking forward to your next visit to the hotel. Have a wonderful day. Best regards. manager@villacaletas.com

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 11 January 2017

The Spa, Workout Room, Infinity Pool, Restaurant and Service are only surpassed by the view! OK, it's a long drive to the beach but you ARE on top of a mountain! It's simply dreamy and I highly recommend you staying a few nights at this place and a few nights down in Jaco right on the beach.

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Dear Friends, Thank you very much for your very nice words. We are so pleased to know that you enjoyed everything the hotel has to offer and hope you will visit us again in a near future. Pura Vida !! manager@villacaletas.com

San Jose, Costa Rica
Reviewed 9 January 2017

I feel incredibly proud to say that I started my tourism career in this place since i was 18 years old This is the most amazing place in Costa Rica !!!! It is and should be considered to become a National monument to tourism ...the owner is the most humble and nice persons I have ever meet this is the...

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Dear Friend, thank you so much for sharing with us !! We are looking forward to your next visit at the Hotel !! Pura Vida !! manager@villacaletas.com

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Spa
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  • Minibar
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  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Villa Caletas, a luxury romantic boutique hotel inspired by tropical Victorian architecture with a touch of neo-classical influence shining like a jewel among resorts, prized not only for its location, design and décor, but also for its outstanding facilities and first class service. Villa Caletas expresses a truly unique combination of mountain and seaside resort. Nestled 1150 feet above the Pacific Ocean, this unique hotel overlooks the Nicoya Gulf to the crescent beaches of Jaco, Herradura offering spectacular 360-degree panoramic views. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Caletas

Address: 2 km after Punta Leona | Herradura, Jaco 12358-1000, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Jaco
Price Range: $204 - $533 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Villa Caletas 4*
Number of rooms: 45
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Also Known As:
Villa Caletas Hotel Jaco
Caletas Hotel Herradura
Villa Caletas Costa Rica
Hotel Style:
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Jaco
#2 Romantic Hotel in Jaco
#2 Spa Hotel in Jaco
#2 Family Hotel in Jaco
#2 Luxury Hotel in Jaco
#4 Business Hotel in Jaco
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