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Bella Vista Mar

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  • Average1%
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Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 8 November 2014

We stayed at this resort recently while travelling to visit friends. The staff were very friendly when they greeted us. The room was clean and comfortable - in better condition than rooms in 5 star hotels I've stayed in while visiting Cuba and the Dominican...More

Thank Robin M
Reviewed 4 November 2014 via mobile

When we arrived at this hotel the hosts were unfortunately called away on a family emergency, so we missed out on the hospitality it is known for. The view at this hotel is breathtaking. However the room was very basic and not especially clean. Being...More

1  Thank EllieTea
Response from Alexa130, Owner at Bella Vista MarResponded 7 November 2014

I'm sorry that we were not present to welcome you to Bella Vista Mar personally, and that your stay with us did not meet your expectations. Our rooms are traditional Costa Rican rooms with original artwork, they are not fancy, but they are functional. We...More

Reviewed 5 September 2014 via mobile

We stayed for one week with a group and had a wonderful time. The views from the veranda are gorgeous and the beach is reachable with a short walk. The innkeeper and staff are excellent and the breakfast very good. The innkeeper is very knowledgable...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 1 September 2014

The view is truly incomparable, the owner & her staff are great, the breakfast delicious & the facility is very well maintained. Unfortunately, we slept very little there. The beds were like concrete, as were the pillows. There's no air conditioning & it was hot...More

Thank Joy733
Response from Alexa130, Owner at Bella Vista MarResponded 3 September 2014

I'm very sorry that you were not able to sleep for multiple reasons. As you indicated in the balance of your review...we try to be attentive to the service that we provide for our guests. It is very difficult for us to make something right...More

Reviewed 27 August 2014

We really enjoyed our time at Bella Vista Mar. The view is absolutely superb, the pool really nice, the house and rooms comfy, the welcome friendly and the breakfast filling. It is a little out of the way and the access is not the easiest...More

Thank anenglishmaninparis
Response from Alexa130, Owner at Bella Vista MarResponded 3 September 2014

Thank you for your wonderful review. We're glad you enjoyed your stay with us! It was such fun to have your little group with us that week - the fun and laughter was contagious!

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Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Outdoor pool
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USD 67 - USD 110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Price range
USD 67 - USD 110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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blackshoesue
29 November 2014|
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Response from Alexa130 | Property representative |
Breakfast is always included with your room and is made fresh to order each morning.
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Joy733
5 September 2014|
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Response from Alexa130 | Property representative |
Hi Joy, While I don't quite understand your comment above, it is always a good idea to let the staff wherever you are staying know if you are unhappy. It is the only way we - or anyone else - can solve the problem.
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"I'd recommend an upper room to mask the noise of the gardener and other guests."
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