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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“every morning”(11 reviews)
“small pool”(9 reviews)
“place to stay”(8 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 24 November 2016

The family that runs this place are really nice.We liked the location of this hotel as it was close enough to both Jaco and Manuel Antonio. The hotel is right on the beach and has a small pool as well. The apartment we stayed in...More

Thank MichelleGee8
Response from ladolcevita10, General Manager at La Dolce VitaResponded 25 November 2016

Dear guest, thank you for sharing your opinion of La Dolce Vita with the other travellers. we are glad you enjoyed your experience here, and we appreciate you felt happy and satisfied even you were here during a mainteinance work. You got the same spirit...More

Reviewed 18 November 2016

Emilio and Jasmin do a great job of making your stay pleasant at La Dolce Vita. The rooms are small but clean. Everything worked well including the wifi. The beach is steps away. It was very quiet in November. There was renovation work being done...More

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Response from ladolcevita10, Manager at La Dolce VitaResponded 23 November 2016

Dear guest, thank you for spend your time and share your positive experience to the other guests. Renovations works are already finished, and we are looking forward to welcoming you again to discover the improvements done to the structure and the newest "superior rooms".

Reviewed 18 October 2016

This hotel was nice and clean. It's so close to the beach it's amazing. You want to relax then go to La Dolce Vita.The area is great close to 2 restaurants with great food,a little market called SuperSol. People there are so nice they make...More

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Response from ladolcevita10, Manager at La Dolce VitaResponded 23 December 2016

Dear guest, thank you for sharing your opinion of La Dolce Vita. The hotel is little as the town of Esterillos Oeste, but here we offfer all the services needed to get a pure Costa rican experience, made by deep relax, amazing beach and nature,...More

Reviewed 6 September 2016

I have been told new mgt. so may have improved since our stay yrs. ago. It was not a pleaseant experince and understand they have made improvements to accomodations. It is a very small pool and the photos are deceiving.More

Thank Elaine C
Response from ladolcevita10, General Manager at La Dolce VitaResponded 17 September 2016

Dear Friend, thanks for your review. As far as we understand you stayed at our hotel a few years ago. We are glad you found improvements to accomodation and we can guarantee you that every year we invest for the maintenance of the hotel, very...More

Reviewed 25 August 2016

We didn't know what to expect on our first stay and we were pleasantly surprised. Great location right on the beach. What a wonderful hotel - small but comfortable. Clean rooms with kitchenettes - breakfast included each day. Emilio and his wife were attentive and...More

Thank Rachel B
Response from ladolcevita10, Manager at La Dolce VitaResponded 23 December 2016

Dear Rachel, theank you very very much for your review! you got a perfect view of the La Dolce Vita and of Esterillos too.. Thank you for your nice suggestion, any tips make us able to improve day by day to increase the experience of...More

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Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Multilingual Staff
Room Service
Laundry Service
Concierge
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Outdoor pool
Spa
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US$54 - US$94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$54 - US$94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Clark F
8 July 2015|
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Response from vera v | Reviewed this property |
The hotel can help set anything up; we worked through the e-mail to set up our transportation. We did not, however, figure out how to catch a bus. I am sure it can be done.
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Clark F
8 July 2015|
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Hi Clark, thank you for contacting La dolce Vita! We have a partner makes this service with private shuttle, always punctual and reliable. The rates are competitive: $140 from/to San Josè city; $120 from/to airport Juan... More
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"Rooms closer to ocean are best."
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"#1 upstairs has ocean and pool view and a patio, or #6 has great bathroom and renovated."
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"I would recommend top floor ocean view room... hopefully it is slated for a renovation soon!!"
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"Choose the second floor apartment if you want a view."
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