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Villa Buena Onda

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What a fantastic establishment! Everything from the breath taking view, to the immaculate grounds, to the super friendly staff was perfect. The location is ideal with easy access to beaches, excursions, day trips, etc in the fascinating northwest corner of Costa Rica. Rooms are spacious and lovely to relax in; common spaces are beautiful and open onto a patio (with...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our extended family (three generations, 15 people) have gone on a hot weather holiday almost every year for the past 20 years, usually to all-inclusives to make things simpler for the array of tastes, ages, needs, etc. Our stay at Villa Buena Onda brought the annual vacation to a new level -- truly setting a standard that was unparalleled. This...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Just returned from a wonderful week at Villa Buena Onda. We had the place to ourselves with 15 family members ranging in age from 80s to teens. Everyone had a wonderful time! Those that wanted a quiet vacation could sit and read or go on some of the calmer excursions while those seeking outdoor adventure could find that as well....

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife and I stayed here for 3 nights of our honeymoon in CR and it was a beautiful stay!! The staff here was tremendous (super courteous and a true joy to be around)! We had a beautiful view of the sea from our room and the beaches themselves were a real short drive down to the mountain from the...

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Thank Rhett T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at VBO for our delayed Honeymoon. We arrived after spending 4 nights in Arenal at a beautiful resort. We we entered VBO which is tucked away in a rustic surrounding on a hill, we were a little apprehensive about the quietness of our surroundings. Our minds were very quickly changed when we met the marvelous staff. Shelly was...

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West Lafayette, Indiana, USA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went with another couple that I've been friends since grade school. We really enjoying getting to know the other guests in the beautiful public areas while having plenty of privacy in our very comfortable suites. The staff is the real stars providing friendly attention to your every need. The meals are delicious and the Chef made a special Vegan...

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Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Villa Buena Onda is a true hidden gem tucked in the hills of Playas del Coco. It has the feeling of true 5-star luxury throughout, despite its villa size. You get resort service & quality with intimate boutique hotel pampering and a staff you know enjoys providing unsurpassed service everyday. It's really quite unique, not to mention memorably romantic. Thank...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The property was beautiful and the staff were wonderful. We were looking for a more intimate location versus the typical large busy resort. We were hopeful this was the place and it turned out to be exactly what we were looking for. Beautiful location, very friendly/helpful staff and the meals were absolutely amazing. Will definitely come back.

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Holt, Michigan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The property, staff and accommodations were all superb! Shelley and Ceasar, the concierges, took great care of us and answered all questions that we had. Cristian, Carlos and Havier all took great care of us with amazing food and drinks! The last dinner we had my wife decided to have the lobster. They did not actually have it available that...

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed our week relaxing surrounded by howler monkeys, beautiful views, spotless accommodations and amazing staff. Shelly made our trip easy, from the moment we arrived until we had to head back to the states. The service was impeccable- enjoyed yoga 4 mornings overlooking the pool with our fabulous French teacher, massages were awesome and excursions were perfect. Food delicious especially...

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  • Free Parking
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“all the rooms are delightful”
 of 5 bubbles 859bethh, 25 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Our room was probably the worst for views. Make sure to choose something on second floor for best view.”
 of 5 bubbles S8056XKrickc, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Bottom floor is the best...we were on a end unit that our patio door opened up and went directly to the pool/dining/bar area.”
  • Just off the edge of our patio
 of 5 bubbles jimrossman66, 25 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The upstairs rooms have the best view.”
  • From our balcony.
 of 5 bubbles NJCCalgary, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Upper floor has balcony with great view, whilst lower floor has nice garden view with easy access.”
 of 5 bubbles tbexon, 25 Jan 2017 | Read review
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