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Los Angeles, California, United States
Reviewed 17 August 2014

Everything about Hotel Vista de Olas is perfect. I stayed with my girlfriend for four days, and there were times we wondered why we ever left the hotel. We found the hotel through a Groupon deal, and it was spectacular. The deal included a BBQ dinner, happy hour, daily breakfast, bottle of wine, ATV tour to Montezuma Falls, and either...

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Reviewed 13 August 2014

Stay here for a fantastic view and great hospitality. The view from both our villa and the pool/bar area were spectacular, and Roger and his staff were extremely accommodating. You might not find a better bed anywhere.

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 12 August 2014

Traveling around Costa Rica, this place is really unique, far from the action in a good way. The views are breathtaking, particularly while taking a dip in the pool watching the sunset. The staff was great. I put on quite a show for them (and my friends) when a gekko fell from the rafters of the restaurant, surprising both me...

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Reviewed 10 August 2014

Rhetorical question of the day: Is it worth it to stay at a place that you will immediately miss, the moment that you leave? Yes, yes, a million times yes! I came here for a solo week-long trip, knowing that I would be able to find a good time in Costa Rica. What I didn't expect was to find it...

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Grimes, Iowa
Reviewed 7 August 2014

They view is the best in the area. Roger went out of his way to see to it that our trip was what we expected. The bed was the best I have ever slept in period. the excursions that we took with them were the best. Advice: Fly to Tambor from San Jose and pick up your 4 wheel drive...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 5 August 2014

My boyfriend and I stayed here in April of this year. We were looking to discount from the world and enjoy a vacation away. This is a place for the self-sufficient traveler and adventurer. Our desire on this vacation was to explore Costa Rica by day, spend time on the beach and have a nice place to go back to...

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Boca Raton, FL
Reviewed 4 August 2014

My husband & I drove @ 5 1/2 hours, including the ferry, from San Jose to get there. It was worth the trip! Gorgeous location overlooking the Pacific Ocean, helpful owners, fun excursions. Only thing I missed was attempting to surf, as the waves were too high when we were there. Loved the floral bouquet Heidi put together for me...

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Thank princesslia
Reviewed 1 August 2014

This destination is certainly worth the time it takes to get here! Roger is the owner and he personally greeted us shortly after our arrival. He and his staff are attentive and hospitable. They are very helpful if you want suggestions for excursions or other guidance while you are in Mal Pais. The property itself is breathtakingly beautiful, as it...

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Reviewed 30 July 2014

I definitely recommend this place to anyone interested in coming to Costa rica, the view is breathtaking, the service is unlike no other (I genuinely miss the staff) and the location couldn't have been better. Thank you Roger and the entire staff for a wonderful experience. Pura Vida!

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Omaha, Nebraska
Reviewed 21 July 2014

My wife and I wanted to get away from the large crowded commercialized beach front resorts. We found exactly that at Vista De Olas. We arrived to find a private villa with a beautiful pool and amazing view of the ocean. The service was great, because the service of the hotel is provided by the owner, Roger, and his two...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Spa
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  • Smoking rooms available
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Vista de Olas is a refined hotel in Mal Pais perched on top of a peaceful hill. From this vantage point our guests are treated to sweeping views of Mal Pais and watch the most memorable sunsets. The hotel offers 6 sumptuous, secluded deluxe villas with ocean view, AC, open-sky bathroom, and private porch. Hotel amenities include fast WLAN, a luxurious infinity pool and jacuzzi, pool lounge, and the best BBQ restaurant in Mal Pais. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Vista de Olas

Address: Vista de Olas Dr. | Mal Pais de Cobano Apto.#93, Mal Pais 5361, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Mal Pais
Price Range: $318 - $342 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Vista de Olas 2.5*
Number of rooms: 6
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Also Known As:
Vista De Olas Mal Pais
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in Mal Pais
#2 Romantic Hotel in Mal Pais
#4 Family Hotel in Mal Pais
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“Villa 4 and 5 have a shared but private patio with awesome view. Good for couples traveling together.”
 of 5 bubbles michaeljK6774IZ, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in Villa 5 and the view of the sunset was beautiful from our patio area.”
 of 5 bubbles L1474BYjamiet, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Villa 4 and 5 share the same balcony so it worked out perfect for us 2 couples that traveled together.”
 of 5 bubbles drealush, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Villa 3 is secluded and has a great view. But some might not like the outdoor bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles jacobs249, 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All villas have great views, we stayed in villa 4 and will likely request villa 2 next time just to mix it up.”
 of 5 bubbles nathang6, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
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