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    Vista Ballena Hotel

    Jardines del Morete | 17 Km. Sur de Playa Dominical, Uvita de Osa 1 Puntarenas, Uvita 60504, Costa Rica
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    US$125
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    • Excellent51%
    • Very good23%
    • Average7%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible9%
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    “whale tail” (15 reviews)
    “poolside bar” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The view is beautiful, you can see the ocean and low tide the whales tale. After that I have to say my time here has disappointed me to the point, where I can't wait to leave. The pool is pretty, but small, that's ok, but...More

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    Response from K5215MXinfo, Manager at Vista Ballena Hotel

    Dear Retiree34 , We are very sorry you feel this way, our bar is next to the pool for the enjoy of our customers and patrons at the restaurant, we usually get customer that are not staying at the hotel who come to enjoy our...More

    Reviewed 13 March 2017

    Food was nice and there is a relaxed atmosphere here. Great spot for a few beers. Staff were attentive and the view out to sea is superb. The restaurant is at the top of a winding track off the main road, but is well signposted...More

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    Response from K5215MXinfo, Manager at Vista Ballena Hotel

    Thank your for taking the time to write a review to the ideal ending to your Costa Rican holiday. We like to consider that Vista Ballena Hotel offers the exceptional experiences and stunning views and its worth recommending. We hope you will consider joining us...More

    Reviewed 8 March 2017

    Vista Ballena is a gorgeous hotel with delicious food and drinks, a stunning view, kind staff, and beautiful sunset yoga sessions (my favorite part)! It's a lovely little relaxation hub to hang at after surfing or exploring Uvita. I thoroughly enjoyed my stay here :)More

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    Response from K5215MXinfo, Manager at Vista Ballena Hotel

    We thank you for your review of your stay with us. For us Vista Ballena is the perfect complement or balance to the tranquility perfect to practice yoga, meditation. There is for us, an ideal harmony for family and couples to discover magical experiences of...More

    Reviewed 4 March 2017

    We stayed here as a result of meeting a wonderful welcoming employee, Anna, while going to the Bellena Marine Park. We ended up eating a great lunch at the hotel and taking in their fabulous view of the Whale's Tail. Staff and owner, Suzanne, made...More

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    Response from K5215MXinfo, Manager at Vista Ballena Hotel

    Gracias for your comments of our hospitality and consistent quality of our Costa Rican menu highlighting the local gastronomy and natural ingredients our chef selects for every meal. We hope you consider visiting us again to enjoy Costa Rican Hospitality. Thank you Franco Bolivar Hotel...More

    Reviewed 26 February 2017

    I stayed at this beautiful hotel for the Afro Flow yoga retreat, the grand opening of the hart centre on the yoga deck which was such an incredible experience. Firstly, the staff...By far the most helpful, caring, attentive, and genuinely compassionate team I have ever...More

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    We thank you for your review of your stay with us. For us Vista Ballena Hotel, is the perfect complement or balance to the tranquility to practice yoga and meditation in our new heart Center. There is for an ideal harmony for family and couples...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • US$102 - US$167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Suzie44224
    Will they arrange local transportation for you if you don't have a car?
    10 April 2017|
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    Response from K5215MXinfo | Property representative |
    Dear Customer, Yes we will provide tranportations a a Cost from the international airport or one of our domestic airports in the country. Thank you Franco Bolivar Hotel Manager Vista Ballena Hotel
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    Can someone tell me how are the roads up to the hotel? We are planning on saying here for a festival and will be going in and out quite a bit with a shuttle (not ourselves driving) however still want to know what to expect and if it's safe or scary?
    10 January 2016|
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    Response from Kiki C |
    Good afternoon! Don´t worry, the road is a little steep, but nothing to worry about at all.
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    "The view is great from any of the rooms"
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    "All rooms face the Pacific and the Whale's Tail."
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    "3rd floor! tallest part best views"
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    "Upper 12 rooms all have the great balcony view"
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