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    Villas Rio Mar

    800 m north from the Dominical entrance along the Baru river, Dominical 185-8000, Costa Rica
    011 506 2787 0053
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    Traveller (300)
    Room & Suite (150)
    Pool & Beach (61)
    Overview
    • Excellent51%
    • Very good36%
    • Average9%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “big pool” (6 reviews)
    “costa rica” (32 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
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    Poolside Bar
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    Wheelchair access
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    Tennis Court
    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 314 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    This is our favorite hotel and we have been coming for about 15+ years. The staff are fantastic, the hotel is lovely, and everything about it fits what we want and need when we are away from home in this wonderful country. It is a...More

    Thank Jay S
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    This place has the best rooms in town, the best pool, the best staff, the best restaurant, and the best location. It's a short walk from the beach and center of town set on the banks of the Rio baru. Far enough away from the...More

    Thank travis s
    Response from MEsquivel, Gerente at Villas Rio MarResponded 2 days ago

    Hello Travis, Thank you for your comments. We feel really happy to know than our service was good and according with the expectations.

    Reviewed 29 October 2017

    The hotel is very nice, great helpful staff and really good service in the restaurant/bar. Breakfast was OK. Large swimming pool, free wifi (signal not in our room unfortunately). Grounds are lovely. We found a path that takes you around the forest area which we...More

    Thank cherryblossom50
    Response from MEsquivel, Gerente at Villas Rio MarResponded 31 October 2017

    Hello Cherry, Regards from all of us. Thank you very much for your time to make a review, it's really appreciate for us. About the path in the back of the property we will install some signs very soon. Right now we're working to improve...More

    Reviewed 15 October 2017

    Stayed here for 4 nights to visit Uvita, Dominical and surroundings. The room we stayed in had a well equipped kitchenette, very clean, comfortable and it included a buffet breakfast of some Costa rican and some western food. The swimming pool has a shallow end...More

    Thank Louise H
    Response from MEsquivel, Gerente at Villas Rio MarResponded 17 October 2017

    Dear Louise, Thank you very much for take your time and wrote something about your stayed with us. We're really happy to know than everything was good. For us is very important the comments of all our clients. You are welcome again any time.

    Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

    Very nice place to stay with family and friends. They have a nice restaurant with good food. The pool was excellent topportunity relax in after the whale watching tour. The staff was very friendly and spoke English. The price was very good. I was afraid...More

    Thank Mary V
    Response from MEsquivel, Manager at Villas Rio MarResponded 11 October 2017

    Thank you so much for comment us,we really appreciate. For us was a pleasure to had you here. Thanks for visit us.

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Tennis Court
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$92 - US$192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Family Hotel in Dominical
    • #4 Romantic Hotel in Dominical
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 52
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Dominical
    • Also Known As
    • Villas Rio Mar Hotel Dominical ,
    • Hotel Rio Mar ,
    • Rio Mar Hotel ,
    • Villas Rio Mar Costa Rica/Dominical
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    Room & Suite (150)
    Pool & Beach (61)
    Dining (52)
    Hotel & Grounds (222)
    Bathroom (7)
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    Olivier P
    16 January 2017|
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    Response from MEsquivel | Property representative |
    Hello, the beach is a 1.5 km, and if you want to go walking it is 15 to 20 minutes or in car is a 5 minutes.
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    24 February 2016|
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    Response from Peter N | Reviewed this property |
    We stayed with our two kids in (12 an 15) in a family suite with two large double beds. It was quite spacious so I Think you couldn't easily get two extra beds in the room. Best wishes. Peter.
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    "For less walking ask for a room near the hotel center. Secluded and/or romantic, get a room further in the..."
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    "Best cabins are in the back can be quite and nicer but can be a bit of a walk."
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    "There are individual cabins on the hillside, which make each room uniquely private."
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    "Rooms are clustered in duplex type units around the hotel grounds."
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