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    Hotel Bula Bula

    Playa Grande Road, Playa Grande, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent71%
    • Very good20%
    • Average3%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    “water taxi” (36 reviews)
    “the owners” (74 reviews)
    “costa rica” (64 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Poolside Bar
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 20 September 2010

    We own a house in Arenal, and love to spend beach time at Bula Bula. The food is wonderful, the bar is fun, the service is excellent, the owners are on site and make sure their guests are well taken care of. We will make...More

    Thank ArenalGal
    Reviewed 23 August 2010

    My wife and I decided to make Hotel Bula Bula our "base" for our first trip to Costa Rica - a friend of ours recommended it and gave it high marks. We could not have been more pleased with our experience. The rooms are large,...More

    Thank billymartin54
    Reviewed 21 August 2010

    Cosy and warm atmosphere. Nice little rooms (they are small), very nicely decorated in lively colors. Beautiful garden with a lovely pool. Excellent restaurant and great service overall. Beautiful Playa Grande is walking distance. A destination in its own!

    Thank Richard155032
    Reviewed 12 August 2010

    We stayed in June 2010, and while we absolutely loved the staff, who kept us entertained, fed, and comfortable, we could have lived without the owners. Apparently they had friends in town, so they were busy, but we chose a small, boutique hotel on purpose,...More

    Thank lalacity
    Reviewed 5 August 2010

    This was my first vacation in years and the trip far exceeded my expectations. The staff at Hotel Bula Bula went over and above to ensure we had a great vacation. Whether it was advice on local travel, good conversation or an amazing diner everyone...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$84 - US$159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Family Hotel in Playa Grande
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in Playa Grande
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Playa Grande
    • Also Known As
    • Bula Playa Grande
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    cdburnette53
    24 February 2017|
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    Response from Deb D | Reviewed this property |
    I'm sorry I don't know. We just went to the Mexican Buffet on Monday night via boat from Tamarindo.
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    7 March 2015|
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    Response from PG-FT-Resident | Property representative |
    Sure, come on by. Please check in at the bar. We just ask that you purchase a drink or something from the kitchen while you are here. There are certain times of the year where we may not be able to accommodate everyone, but... More
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