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    Hotel Bula Bula

    Playa Grande Road, Playa Grande, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent71%
    • Very good20%
    • Average3%
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    Travellers talk about
    “water taxi” (35 reviews)
    “great waltini” (14 reviews)
    “french toast” (11 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
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    1 - 5 of 348 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We loved this place - food was super, rooms kept clean & well air-conned, plenty of hot sun and pool space, service at the restaurant & bar was outstanding. We also liked the wildlife.... the iguanas and monkeys were awesome. There are a few inconveniences...More

    Thank originaldreamer
    Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

    Bula Bula is small, but perfectly formed. It had everything we required for a leisurely holiday. Our room was colourfully decorated and spotlessly clean, with coffee making facilities, complimentary water, a fridge, safe, fan & efficient aircon, Toiletries and even sarongs, a nice touch, for...More

    Thank Clootiedumpling
    Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

    The staff here was the best part of our stay. Ernesto (night bartender) was so funny!! Service was great!! The bar and restaurant is so good that people every day come by water taxi from Tamarindo which has no shortage of bars or restaurants!

    Thank JRJ420
    Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

    Stayed for one week . Loved it .Hotel staff are very friendly and helpful . Rooms are very clean .Water is limited in the shower /sink because of a local drought but not a game changer . They have a restaurant with incredible food ....More

    Thank eddiemac436
    Reviewed 14 April 2017

    Be weary of restaurant staff asking where you stay and when you are leaving. They will pass the info along to criminals. We were robbed and someone got in through the locked and barred patio door, and smashed into the plastic knob on the safe....More

    1  Thank 208krystac
    Response from PG-FT-Resident, Owner at Hotel Bula BulaResponded 18 April 2017

    While I'm sorry to learn of your misfortune, you are accusing my hotel of having a hand in the robbery without a shred of evidence. Your claim also violates the TOS of this website and I am asking for this review to be removed.

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$81 - US$148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Family Hotel in Playa Grande
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in Playa Grande
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Playa Grande
    • Also Known As
    • Bula Playa Grande ,
    • Hotel Bula Bula Costa Rica/Playa Grande
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    cdburnette53
    24 February 2017|
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    Response from Deb D | Reviewed this property |
    I'm sorry I don't know. We just went to the Mexican Buffet on Monday night via boat from Tamarindo.
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    14 January 2017|
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    Response from PG-FT-Resident | Property representative |
    Sure, come on by. Please check in at the bar. We just ask that you purchase a drink or something from the kitchen while you are here. There are certain times of the year where we may not be able to accommodate everyone, but... More
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    "All the rooms we seen were to perfection all the way down to the Mattress as I am very picky when it comes..."
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