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San Diego, California
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Kitchen meals need some work but overall a Great Stay. They cooked the fish I caught that day and it was awesome but the rest of the menu needs some work. Really enjoyed my time away form the rest of the world.

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wiltshire
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

First impressions are important and this resort could do better. Faded street signs starting 100 km away, and entrance (probably temporary) via the parking lot and laundry lowered expectations. However the place grew on us. The beach is beautiful and the rooms are clean and spacious with excellent AC. The pool is fine. The food is average at best and...

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AguaDulceBeachResort, Gerente at Agua Dulce Beach Resort, responded to this review

Hello, First of all, I would like to thank you for coming and stayed with us. Now, as one of the Managers here, I'd love to share a few things with you. We have a lot of street signs along the road getting here, but we will considere placing some more. After Hurricane Otto, which affected us seriously, the main...

Flagstaff, Arizona
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great time at Agua Dulce. The room was clean and well kept and the staff was very friendly and helpful. The view and the grounds were excellent and we would recommend the Agua Dulce to anyone traveling to Puerto Jimenez.

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AguaDulceBeachResort, Gerente at Agua Dulce Beach Resort, responded to this review

Hello, We ould like to thank you for staying with us and for your kind comment. We really do our best in order to please everyone who visit us. Hopefully, you will visit us again in the near future, it would be great to have back. Pura vida, Ricardo Guadamuz Operations Manager

Basingstoke, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In a great location but it is quite far from the town itself so would recommend hiring a car, taxis are $15 each way. The restaurant will not allow you to put charges on your room so you need cash with you to pay for drinks and food. No safe in the room and minimum storage. Great location for seeing...

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AguaDulceBeachResort, Gerente de Operaciones at Agua Dulce Beach Resort, responded to this review

Hello, On behalf of ADL, I'd like to apologize if our service and accommodations were not as complpete as you expected. I would have been very happy to talk with you while staying here, so I could find another way to please you, but maybe you did not mentioned anything to our staff at the frontdesk. We will take these...

Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we booked the deluxe villa with view (which was pricey enough) the second bedroom was looked up (???!!!) no TV (???!!!!), furniture completey tired, used and old bathroom soooo huge with an hot tub (seriously) and an shower which was not working no furniture where you could put stuff on an leaving room which was very uninvatible and again no...

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Grecia, Costa Rica
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've lived in Costa Rica for 12 years and there are parts of the country have not seen. I was planning a trip outside of the country but decided to see more of Costa Rica. Easy enough to get in the four-wheel drive and explore the country. In Puerto Jimenez, Osa Peninsula we stayed at hotel Agua Dulce. the staff...

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AguaDulceBeachResort, Gerente de Operaciones at Agua Dulce Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear traveler, Thank you for your visit and your review, which we see as a complete feedback. Our staff is all the time focus on providing their best service to everyone. We also would like to make a comment as a responde for your kind works. First, all our rooms have sliding glass and net doors, so everyone can choose...

Glen Carbon, United States
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent several nights here as a base for exploring some of the Osa Peninsula. The road to the resort is a little primitive but that lends to the experience, as the Osa is on the rugged side. Hotel room was nothing special. Clean and quiet however. Air conditioning was nice for a good nights' sleep. The pool was great...

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amsterdam
Reviewed 21 January 2017

This is truly a terrible hotel. In fact, I really don't understand why this got such great reviews and has earned a Tripadvisor Award of Excellence. It must only be because of the location. From the moment we arrived we felt very unwelcome. The hotel is run down, the rooms are dated, the bathroom simply horrible, the restaurant is terrible,...

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Oscar V, Operations Manager at Agua Dulce Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Customer: On behalf of everyone that works here, I want to apologize for all the inconveniences you had while spent some days with us. I have read carefully your review and found it very interesting. At the moment you checked in, I was at the recepcion, I remember you and your beautiful family, as a matter of fact, I...

Edina
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Staff helped us plan a wonderful dolphin and snorkel tour! Staff was the best part of the stay. The bad. Road in is unpaved and very far from the city, the beach is rocky and mostly just a big surf break at high tide... Not ideal for swimming and would definitely take children even close to it as the riptide...

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Bruges, Belgium
Reviewed 26 December 2016

The hotel is not that easy to reach, (bumpy 6 km's from nearest village) , but thats why it is a great location to stay if you like the silence. The hotel has a great pool and good restaurant. Directly located on a fantastic deserted beach. Good place to relax after or before the exploration of the nature reserves.

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AguaDulceBeachResort, Operations Manager at Agua Dulce Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear costumer, Thank you so much for your kind words, which means a lot to our team. Our goal is making your stay with us remarkable and if we have these type of feedback, it helps us a lot to make our labor here better everyday. If you ever comeback to CR, please consider to visit us again. Rura vida!!!!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Agua Dulce Beach Resort is the newest and most exciting property on the Osa Peninsula with all the amenities you would expect in an American Style Hotel and Resort. Located just 10 minutes from Puerto Jimenez on a secluded beach. Walk for miles on our beach, or go for an adventure hike to Corcovado National Park, charter a boat for World Class Sport Fishing, or have a dolphin and snorkeling adventure! How about a Horseback Ride, or a Zip Line Canopy Tour? Surfing anyone? Or...you can just kick back and relax around our huge pool with swim up bar! Whatever activities you choose, you will return to a clean, comfortable, spacious and air conditioned room. Have a spectacular meal in our Restaurant, and then retire to your room where your personal Jacuzzi will be waiting to sooth you to a perfect night sleep one one of our wonderful pillow top mattresses. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Agua Dulce Beach Resort

Address: 1000 Beach Road | Playa Platanres, Puerto Jimenez 506, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Puerto Jimenez
Price Range: $110 - $163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Agua Dulce Beach Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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#4 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Jimenez
#6 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Jimenez
#6 Family Hotel in Puerto Jimenez
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“More towels would have been nice. ”
 of 5 bubbles P5482BCscotts, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“front cabins on the beach”
 of 5 bubbles traveling-franklin14, 24 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Two cottages at front of the resort have a great view of the beach. The rest have either no view or limited.”
 of 5 bubbles 341charless, 24 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Take a beachfront suite, at least you have the sea at your feet.”
 of 5 bubbles flyguy68, 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
“'Cheaper' rooms don't offer pool view or ocean view but are more private without the noise from the restaurant or the pool”
 of 5 bubbles erina264, 21 Feb 2016 | Read review
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