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    La Dolce Vita

    Esterillos Oeste, beach, 50 meters from Bus Stop, Esterillos Oeste 60901, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent56%
    • Very good26%
    • Average9%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    “every morning” (11 reviews)
    “small pool” (9 reviews)
    “place to stay” (8 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Room Service
    Family Rooms
    Kitchenette
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    Pets Allowed
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 99 reviews

    Reviewed 29 June 2017

    The place was quaint, clean, amazing bathroom with rain forest shower and tons of jets. Right on the beach with a pool and continental breakfast included. Small, well equipped kitchen with a full refrigerator, microwave and coffee maker. I stayed in #1, the only one...More

    Thank Jewellsmom
    Response from ladolcevita10, Public Relations Manager at La Dolce VitaResponded 17 July 2017

    Dear friend, glad to receive such kind, complete, and detalled reviews from a very expert reviewer. This made us proud of our work, and lead us to improve more. We are happy you appreciated the renews at our bathrooms that now provides an added value...More

    Reviewed 26 May 2017

    This is the worst hotel that we have ever seen. The pool was the size of a postage stamp. The rooms were dirty. The person that talked to us was the most miserable person Ive met. Not friendly at all. The whole hotel is a...More

    Thank Glen G
    Response from ladolcevita10, Owner at La Dolce VitaResponded 20 June 2017

    Dear Sir, We cannot call you “guest”, since you did not stay at the hotel and not at all a “friend”, since you insulted, with no reason, our employees and our hotel. We are sorry to receive, after three years, a very negative review (but...More

    Reviewed 27 March 2017

    The top floor ocean view is by far the best room to book. This is much more private and has a small deck with an ocean view. It is in need of a renovation. It is very tired... stove-top that does not work, an old,...More

    1  Thank CowichanConnoisseur
    Response from ladolcevita10, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at La Dolce VitaResponded 10 May 2017

    Dearest guest, thank you for reviewing La Dolce Vita. We really took care about any suggestion of our guest, as you lead us to improve day by day. In fact we just renewed the top floor and ocean view room!! Now we can offer a...More

    Reviewed 26 March 2017

    We came here for 9 nights with our two small children. The room was great for what we needed. Breakfast was always filling and yummy!!!! Steps from the ocean which never had more than 50 people in eye view! The kids could find tons of...More

    2  Thank vanessa b
    Reviewed 7 March 2017

    We spent 3 nights here and loved it. The customer service was amazing, the room was very clean and everything worked as it was meant to, which is not always the case in Costa Rica. It is right on the beach and listening to the...More

    Thank Kristy Y
    Response from ladolcevita10, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at La Dolce VitaResponded 8 March 2017

    Dear Kristy, thank you very much for your great feedback. It is a real pleasure when our guest felt the hard job we applied everyday, starting from the communication, up to the services on the place. We are glad if you desire to come at...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$55 - US$90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Esterillos Oeste
    • Also Known As
    • La Dolce Vita Jaco
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    Clark F
    8 July 2015|
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    Response from vera v | Reviewed this property |
    The hotel can help set anything up; we worked through the e-mail to set up our transportation. We did not, however, figure out how to catch a bus. I am sure it can be done.
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    Clark F
    8 July 2015|
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    Response from ladolcevita10 | Property representative |
    Hi Clark, thank you for contacting La dolce Vita! We have a partner makes this service with private shuttle, always punctual and reliable. The rates are competitive: $140 from/to San Josè city; $120 from/to airport Juan... More
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    "#1 upstairs has ocean and pool view and a patio, or #6 has great bathroom and renovated."
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    "I would recommend top floor ocean view room... hopefully it is slated for a renovation soon!!"
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    "Choose the second floor apartment if you want a view."
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    "I love being close to the ocean for the incredible ocean breeze."
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