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Hotel Balcon del Mar

Bohio Street, Jaco, Costa Rica
Apr 9 Apr 10
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    “first floor” (3 reviews)
    “main pool” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    3 Star Hotel
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    All reviews free breakfast first floor main pool pool bar beach town ocean
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    We only spent 1 night in Jaco, really we did not plan to stop since we were on the way to Manuel Antonio. We had heard Jaco was is a bit of a surfing and party town so normally we are not fond of such...More

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We have stayed at this hotel yearly for the past 5 years. The location is excellent and property has potential, BUT; absolutely no maintenance exists, installations are in need of repair. We stayed in Suite 6, half of the ceiling is collapsing and ready to...More

    Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

    Terrible experience !! We had the best suite. No wi-fi in the room, safe broken, no hot water, the first day, no water AT ALL !! The staff not helpful at all. A guy bothering you, desperately trying to sell you time share in the...More

    Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

    We booked this hotel for one night on our way north along the coast back to San Jose. Have to say some of my impression was the fact that we did not like Jaco, it was over developed and too touristy. We sprung for the...More

    Reviewed 7 December 2016

    No elevators, No glasses in the room to drink water. On asking for glasses, was told to go to the restaurant and ask for it. Its a shame. Booked for 2 nights, Paid US $115/- a night and not even a bottle of water in...More

    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    Room & Suite (12)
    Pool & Beach (8)
    Dining (3)
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    Jill H
    Any other recommendations for hotels there? I dont want to have to take a long long drive from San Jose Airport and was thinking Jaco might be good. Open to suggestions... Thanks
    1 September 2015|
    Response from palmo77 | Reviewed this property |
    hi Jill Jaco is the closest busy beach from airport, many people comes to jaco for all the options for adventure, sports and fun, it takes 1 hr and a half with a good road, from jaco you can move to the Manuel antonio... More
    Google Translation
    Buenas noches, me gustaría saber si es posible que renten una habitación por todo un día. Queremos pasar el domingo en jaco pero queremos tener acceso a una habitación. Somos 2 adultos, 1 joven de 17 años y dos niños de 3 y 9 años. Tendran ese servicio. Gracias
    16 May 2015|
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    Response from palmo77 | Reviewed this property |
    hola disculpa la demora en la respuesta, si claro tenemos pase por el dia, tenemos dos opciones $ 38 le incluye uso de instalaciones, sillas en laplaya, lockers, baños y ducha, asi como almuerzo. por $ 10 lo mismo sin el... More
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    Room Tips
    "I wont stay there ever again. not worth it."
    GULSHANS S, 3 months agoRead review
    "Wifi works nowhere... don't even try."
    ED4664, 3 months agoRead review
    "chose rooms 2nd floor and above for the view"
    jacampos00, 8 months agoRead review
    "Stay away from the first floor."
    cgrooms81, over a year agoRead review
    "Room 207 had a great view and just a few steps downstairs to the pool."
    theblueox, over a year agoRead review
    "Pick another hotel, but if you stay here, get a bottom floor room, there is no elevator for the 2nd or 3rd..."
    Jack R, over a year agoRead review
    "Select a room on one of the higher floors to get a better view of the ocean"
    S708, over a year agoRead review
    "It seemed that most of the rooms were the same. I wouldn't want to be on the first floor because you are..."
    Lvermont, over a year agoRead review
    "Ideally you'll be able to "test drive" the beds... at least the mattress I got was really hard..."
    Megadark, over a year agoRead review
    "3rd floor, but some rooms view would be blocked by the building, so ask for one that is not"
    CHELA026, over a year agoRead review
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