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Vista Las Islas Hotel

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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“infinity pool”(10 reviews)
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had an amazing time at Hotel Vista las Islas! Everything was perfect - the pool, the restaurant and my room. The staff was very kind and always checked if everything was alright and gave me a lot of informations about the area. The view...More

Thank serahsaner
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went trough all the reviews before booking this hotel and and the end what defined us going was the view and location on the gulf of nicoya. I strongly recommend bring a 4x4 car but not because the road to the hotel, but because...More

Thank Jose H
Reviewed 5 May 2018

What a fabulous hotel in the middle of a jungle. Anna, Dennis, Elliot, Juan and the rest of the staff made our stay so magical. The food was delicious, the pool and its views - spectacular, the monkeys, iguanas and turtles - make this area...More

Thank Cindy M
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Vista Las Islas is a hidden Gem in the middle of the pure unadulterated jungle of the Nicoya Peninsula. It takes a bit to get there, but worth every moment. The ferry ride is stunning as well. You will need a 4wd, but it's not...More

Thank TicoTejano
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

We stayed at Isla Vista hotel for 4 nights with another couple. This was the 1st stage of 3 in our first visit to Costa Rica (followed by 4 days in Drake’s Bay and 4 days in Manuel Antonio). It is remote, about 20 minutes’...More

Thank Timothy M
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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Laundry Service
Concierge
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$118 - US$174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$118 - US$174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Amy S
3 June 2018|
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Response from Thomas K | Property representative |
Dear Amy Thank you very much for your question and your interest in Hotel Vista las Islas. Below we gladly answer your question on how to get here. The ferry ride across the Gulf of Nicoya - from Puntarenas to Paquera... More
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nicolana2017
12 July 2017|
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Response from Derick P | Reviewed this property |
My wife had pre booked a chauffeur driven vehicle to meet us at the airport has we flew in from Guatamala and it was tight for time to get from airport to Puntaraenas. Worked perfectly and the hotel had a cab waiting
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nicolana2017
3 June 2017|
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Dear Nicolana Thank you very much for your interest in Hotel Vista las Islas and for sending us your question. We gladly answer it below. Due to the new and fast motorway the easiest connection would be Juan Santamaria... More
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Room Tips
"Opt for the rooms closest to the trees to watch the monkeys"
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"Not a bad view anywhere. We had the basic double and it was perfect. Private balcony overlooking the lush..."
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"Room 1 nearest to the pool area but I don't think it matters there's only about 12 rooms!!!"
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"Ask for the rooms overlooking the beach."
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