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Hotel Mar de Luz

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  • Excellent60%
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  • Average8%
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  • Terrible2%
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“the main street”(27 reviews)
“the owner”(71 reviews)
“family hotel”(14 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
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2.5 Star Hotel
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All reviewsthe main streetthe ownerfamily hotelreading areacosta ricamultiple choicesfree breakfastsmall kitchensecure parkinghotel is locatedfriendly hotelbreakfast was deliciousstaff is very friendly and helpfulvisit jacocoffee makerquiet locationrooms are large
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Reviewed 2 January 2015

I read the reviews and thought the place would be a lot better than it turned out. What a dud... Pros: * Great location in Jaco, walking distance to everything * Guarded parking * Two pools * Rooms are affordably priced * Good English spoken...More

5  Thank LetsGooooooo
Response from Frainer-Ch, Gerente at Hotel Mar de LuzResponded 31 May 2016

Dear guest, On behalf of the entire staff of Mar de Luz hotel we thank you for choosing us for your holidays. We appreciate your kindness to sharing with us your disappointments. We are so sorry to know that you was expecting much more of...More

Reviewed 29 December 2014 via mobile

i had the impression this is a more upscale place but it isn't. cons: noisy, not the cleanest, room construction not high quality (windows, tiles, ceiling, etc look slapped together), breakfast too late (730am) for most tours that mostly start by then. breakfast wasn't bad....More

1  Thank SfWanderlust
Response from Frainer-Ch, Director Comercial at Hotel Mar de LuzResponded 3 July 2017

Dear customer, We apologize for any inconvenience that you had while staying at Hotel Mar de Luz in Jacó. Take for granted that we'll take into account all the cons that you mentioned. It's important to highlight that we've changed lots of things such as...More

Reviewed 25 December 2014

My brother and i both reserved rooms at mar de luz based on reviews here. The front desk staff were very nice and check in wentcwell. End of good news. No hot water for showeres and the resturant was very disappointing. Leather cold pancakes eggs...More

1  Thank BacktoCaboagain
Response from Frainer-Ch, Director Comercial at Hotel Mar de LuzResponded 3 July 2017

Dear customer, We are really sorry to know that your experience at Mar de Luz Hotel was not very good. We promise that if you come back you won't have any issue. Our staff is committed to provide a top notch service and all the...More

Reviewed 17 December 2014

at Mar de Luz, Victor Keulen the proud Dutch owner, his wife, & staff really do take good care of you. Reception is 24/7 so there's always someone on hand. Whatever I asked, it was never a problem for them. I even fancied a change...More

4  Thank DeuceWooo
Response from Frainer-Ch, Director Comercial at Hotel Mar de LuzResponded 3 July 2017

Dear customer. Thank you for all those positive vibes and good comments. It was nice to have you here in Hotel Mar de Luz, I see that you enjoyed our installations and I'm glad to know it. Fortunately everything here is close and foreigners can...More

Reviewed 8 December 2014

Pros: - Great location, walking distance to the main stores and restaurants in town. - it does feels like a real Family Hotel. We loved that! The kids pool and the playground area will entertain the little ones for hours. - The dutch owner and...More

1  Thank fabcorgon
Response from Frainer-Ch, Director Comercial at Hotel Mar de LuzResponded 3 July 2017

Dear customer, Thank you so much for sharing your opinion on trip advisor with other travelers. We are very sorry to know that you were not comfortable in that room, we've fixed to many things including maintenance department noise. Thanks for telling us about this...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$74 - US$152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Jaco
#5 Romantic Hotel in Jaco
#6 Family Hotel in Jaco
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$74 - US$152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Jaco
#5 Romantic Hotel in Jaco
#6 Family Hotel in Jaco
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Jon W
14 August 2017|
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No Sir. Unfortunately one of the Hotel Policies is that Visits are not allowed for security reasons.
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Elemenopee H
25 May 2017|
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Response from Frainer-Ch | Property representative |
Hi Christina, Thanks for your question. The toiletries are not included, but from the hotel a supermarket is just 100meters. Regards
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"Tell them what kind of bed you want. We got a room with one queen, but many rooms have more than one bed for..."
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