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Villa Buena Onda

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  • Excellent95%
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  • Average1%
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Breakfast included
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Ok. I am going to start with Happy Hour. I am used to the rum punch I get in Jamaica. I will never be happy with that again. At Villa Buena Onda they start by putting fresh pineapple, papaya and bananas in the blender. Then...More

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Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 20 February 2018

Eight room private villa overlooking Playas del Coco. First class from top to bottom. The all-inclusive food was great, and the service was even better. We had our privacy when we desired same, but enjoyed the interaction with the other guests at meal times. We...More

Thank Ed T
Response from MariaVBO, Public Relations Manager at Villa Buena OndaResponded 22 February 2018

Hello Ed, Thank you for your amazing review. We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay at the villa and that we were able to exceed your expectations. We do our best to offer great tours for our guests. Shelley is wonderful, no doubt,...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

What a wonderful resort! The staff are so friendly and attentive. The grounds are beautiful. Because there aren't a lot of rooms at the hotel, you really get a relaxing and intimate experience. Every day they have a happy hour which is so much fun....More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Amazing honeymoon getaway to relax and unwind. Secluded resort overlooking the beautiful coastarican ocean and landscape. This boutique hotel makes you feel like its your own private getaway. Staff was accomidating and friendly. We had a spacious room with pool side access and amaxing view...More

Thank Jsal1219
Response from MariaVBO, Public Relations Manager at Villa Buena OndaResponded 3 days ago

Hi Joe, Lovely review on our hotel! Thank you. We enjoy giving our guests a private environment for them to enjoy Costa Rica, and we are happy we made it for you both. We look forward to being part of your next vacation planning! Regards,...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

My husband and I visited in April, the week after Easter. It was the most relaxing and wonderful resort we have ever been to. The staff was amazing, the food incredible, and the room was comfortable and very luxurious. In addition, it was my husband's...More

Thank sschaub8
Response from MariaVBO, Public Relations Manager at Villa Buena OndaResponded 5 days ago

Hi sschaub8, We are very happy to read a review like yours. VBO is definitely ideal for those who look for a place to relax and be pampered by the staff. Now you have your piece of heaven here in Costa Rica whenever you wish...More

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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$435 - US$888 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Spa Hotel in Playas del Coco
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$435 - US$888 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Spa Hotel in Playas del Coco
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Leonora1990
22 October 2017|
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Response from islandboy1575 | Reviewed this property |
Yes the bus does travel to cocoa but if you stay at Villa Buena Onda Shelley will be glad to arrange transport. Great choice and the best of the best in this area attention to detail and impeccable service
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MJMarte88
13 September 2017|
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Response from BrianaNoel | Reviewed this property |
This hotel is in a great location! It was only about a 5 minute drive into the town of Playa del Coco. If you take a taxi, it was only about $4-5! The town had a few bars, restaurants, shops and the beach of course. Our... More
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blueskies929
11 May 2017|
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Response from MariaVBO | Property representative |
Hi blueskies! May marks the transition from the dry season to the rainy season in Costa Rica. Usually the day starts sunny and then some afternoon to early evening rain. But the Northern Pacific is the dryest area of the... More
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"Loved our end room on the secon floor. The window in the shower was neat! Also, views from here on floor were..."
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"Upstairs corner room, Ocean Suite, had terrific views"
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"Second floor, Ocean View Rooms - beautiful view, a hammock, two chairs and table - perfect for morning..."
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"Upper floor = great views of the ocean. Garden level = access to the pool, and larger patio."
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