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Villas Rio Mar

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Overview
800 m north from the Dominical entrance along the Baru river, Dominical 185-8000 Costa Rica See on map
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews tennis courts big pool large river beautiful grounds junior suite swim up bar typical costa rican breakfast standard room enjoyed our stay rice and beans mini fridge sitting area great pool close to town a great place to relax air conditioner off the beaten path
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were pleasantly surprised by the grounds and the villas. The staff was pleasant and helpful. We were a bit challenged with finding the place since we did not have a specific address. Only small complaints; assistance with luggage getting to the villas would have...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Stacy W
Response from MEsquivel, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Villas Rio MarResponded 1 week ago

Hello dear stacy Thank you very much for this excellent review for us mean a lot and especially for sharing it with our readers. We are glad to know that they found in our little paradise a place to pass through the southern area. we...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Rio Mar for 9 nights over Christmas and New Year and were very happy with virtually everything. The grounds are beautifully maintained with lots of beautiful flowering plants and trees, and there is an abundance of wildlife in the gardens. We saw...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Steep D
Response from MEsquivel, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Villas Rio MarResponded 1 week ago

Hello Steed, Thank you very much for this incredible review that you gave us, Wow! First of all, start by thanking you for taking us into account to spend these very special days with us and we are very happy to know that your stay...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My adult son & I spent a 2 week Xmas vacation exploring CR‘s Pacific Coast. We really enjoyed our two nights at Villas Rio in one of their Superior Rooms at the rear of the property. The rooms are like small bungalows w outdoor patios...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank TumbleweedGal
Response from MEsquivel, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Villas Rio MarResponded 1 week ago

Hello dear traveler, We appreciate the time you took to tell us about your experience at our hotel and we are very happy to know that you found your stay enjoyable and had a good time, that is what we are looking for with all...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Gardens are lovely, rooms simple but nice, pool enjoyable but in bad state, staff nice but not efficient. It is a pity because this place could expect better rate. For example: at breakfast there is an espresso coffee machine, but it didn’t work the first...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Fifi-in-the-sky
Response from MEsquivel, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Villas Rio MarResponded 1 week ago

Hello dear traveler, Thank you for taking a few minutes of your valuable time to share your opinion with us, thanks for choosing our hotel to spend your holidays. We will take into account all your observations always with the idea of improving for our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in quickly to say hello to a special young man named Pilo whom we knew for many years now. Had a lime margarita and a coffee and baileys. The coffee flavour was exceptional and my wife said the margarita was also very good

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Barryorillia
Response from MEsquivel, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Villas Rio MarResponded 1 week ago

Hello traveler, Thank you very much for your nice visit for us it was a pleasure to see you again and we hope they are many more. Atte, Villas Rio Mar!

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About
Description
Dominical ***Eco-Hotel Resort near Uvita & Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica Relax in true nature while enjoying a wide range of amenities! Villas Rio Mar is an internationally recognized 3 Star Eco hotel located More in a stunning natural setting; an easy 10 minute walk from the fun and the beach of Dominical. Whether traveling as a couple or with family, Villas Rio Mar offers a wide range of amenities guaranteed to make your holiday worry-free and enjoyable. Our hotel includes 52 rooms and can also host medium-sized groups. Our spacious tropical gardens provide privacy and include many beautiful plants, flowers, and birds, which one can observe from outdoor patio areas located in front of the rooms. One of the best restaurants in the area, El Rancho, is located at Villas Rio Mar. The area offers a wide array of leisure and adventure activities including beautiful beaches, four National Parks, and many other nature & wildlife reserves. A wide range of amenities: spacious tropical gardens, jungle trails, large swimming pool with pool bar, quality restaurant & bar (breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks, drinks), international sports programming, room service, billiard table, darts, foosball, kids’ play area, mini golf, outside gym, tennis court, tour & transport services, massage, nail studio, and other body treatments. 4 room types to choose from: 48 of the 52 rooms have an outdoor patio area with garden views, rooms with AC & TV available, family-sized rooms available (limited), rooms with kitchenette available, mini-fridge and ceiling fans in every room Great price for an excellent service: professional staff, free wi-fi throughout the hotel, complimentary parking, free rental car drop-off (airport & Villas Rio Mar), group discounts available, seasonal discounts; May>Dec. 15th, book now & pay later! Beautiful, easily accessible, with lots to do: - Stunning natural beauty, gorgeous beaches, and nearby tropical jungle teeming with exotic wildlife - Many beaches, national parks, and adventure tours - Easily accessible from SJO International Airport via newly paved roads (< 3 hours) - 10 min. walk to Dominical - 15 min. walk to the beach - Relaxing natural setting - Private and secure Meetings & Events: conference room & event planning services for businesses, weddings & private events Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
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Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
52
Price range
US$93 - US$153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Villas Rio Mar Hotel Dominical
,
Hotel Rio Mar
,
Rio Mar Hotel
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Dominical
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
52
Price range
US$93 - US$153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Villas Rio Mar Hotel Dominical
,
Hotel Rio Mar
,
Rio Mar Hotel
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Dominical
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Traveller (378)
Room & Suite (175)
Pool & Beach (66)
Dining (54)
Amenities (34)
Family and Play Areas (11)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Questions & Answers
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Olivier P
17 January 2017|
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Response from MEsquivel | Property representative |
Hello, the beach is a 1.5 km, and if you want to go walking it is 15 to 20 minutes or in car is a 5 minutes.
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catiegalen
24 February 2016|
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Response from Peter N | Reviewed this property |
We stayed with our two kids in (12 an 15) in a family suite with two large double beds. It was quite spacious so I Think you couldn't easily get two extra beds in the room. Best wishes. Peter.
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"You can get really quite secluded villas towards the back of the property."
SteepD
1 week ago
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"Stay in it! "
Ronnie426
4 weeks ago
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"Junior suites are my favorite! "
c0astalgirl
18 Oct 2018
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"rooms starting the number 400 are in the quiet area of the property."
GordanaG9
17 Oct 2018
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