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    Marbella Surf Inn

    300 Meters West of the Ice Tower, Marbella 50603, Costa Rica
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    • Excellent84%
    • Very good8%
    • Average5%
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    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 12 March 2016

    Darcy and his staff are some of the best. Marbella is in a small farm town and about a 20 minute walk from the beach. As always, if you are traveling in Costa Rica, I would suggest a car in case you wanted to disappear...More

    1  Thank KailieRGD
    Response from Darcy B, Owner at Marbella Surf InnResponded 14 March 2016

    Thanks very much Kailie for taking the time to do a review it is greatly appreciated. It was wonderful having you spend time with us and enjoying a little relaxation time. Pura Vida!

    Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

    One of the best vacations we've ever had with a lot of credit to Darcy and his Pura Vida hospitality! I must admit that I wasn't sure what to expect heading down that dirt road but we loved staying at the Marbella Surf Inn. The...More

    1  Thank Rarphie
    Response from Darcy B, Owner at Marbella Surf InnResponded 6 March 2016

    Ruth/Teemu thanks so much for the review. As always very much appreciated. I have to say February started out great largely because of the experience I shared with you on the adventure package. I normally only do a 2 person package but it is clear...More

    Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

    I am not one to write reviews on hotels and restaurants, however I can not simply brush this last trip off. My boyfriend and I visited for 9 days, and stayed at the Surf Inn the entire time. We signed up for the adventure packet,...More

    3  Thank cc508
    Response from Darcy B, Owner at Marbella Surf InnResponded 6 March 2016

    Thanks so much Em! This is a special review for me as it has been just as wonderful an experience for me as it was for you and Matt. I truly had a very blessed February. I had so many wonderful people enter my life...More

    Reviewed 17 February 2016

    Don't be afraid of the approximately 20 minute dirt road to get there because it is absolutely worth it. #1 - with only 6 rooms it is a very intimate and comfortable. The rooms are very clean and bright and the beds were really comfortable....More

    1  Thank Janice B
    Response from Darcy B, Owner at Marbella Surf InnResponded 6 March 2016

    Thanks for the review Janice. It was a treat having you and Dennis stay with me both here and in Samara. I am truly grateful for having such wonderful experiences and being able to share those. Wish there was more time but there is always...More

    Reviewed 14 February 2016

    Stayed here on a guy's surf trip. It was perfect. Great food, nice room, very friendly service. Very short drive to the beach. Fun waves five days in a row. Wifi signal doesn't reach the rooms but worked perfectly in the restaurant and by the...More

    1  Thank John P
    Response from Darcy B, Owner at Marbella Surf InnResponded 6 March 2016

    Thanks so Much John for your review it is greatly appreciated when guests take the time to do a review. It was a wonderful experience hosting you. Look forward to seeing you again soon. Pura Vida, Darcy

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beachfront
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
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    • Babysitting
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
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    • US$111 - US$143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    circelligoddess
    9 October 2016|
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    Response from Darcy B | Property representative |
    Yes all shuttles will take you from Liberia Airport to Marbella. Cost is about $120. There is public transport that picks up at the southend of the airport (Pampa Lines) and go to Santa Cruz about every 30 minutes. The last... More
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    Response from Geoff R | Reviewed this property |
    You are about 10 minutes walking, from the beach It is a dusty road. So having a car is a big plus. People do it without, but I would recommend it.
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    Response from MarnefromMarbella1 | Property representative |
    Liberia airport is the closest and from there it is about 1.5 hours drive to Marbella. The road is a bit rough on certain spots but you can easily get to us with a Toyota RAV. Please contact me at 8353-7615 if you have any... More
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    "Corner suites are large and sunny."
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    "All All rooms good. Upstairs best"
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    "Hotel has 2 floors and all are good rooms facing the pool and grounds."
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    "there are only 6 units (another benefit), and they are all good, but the upper balconies are a pretty killer..."
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