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Kura Design Villas

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Costa Ballena, Uvita Costa Rica See on map
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is nothing short of amazing. Although it looks cool from their website, it’s even better in person. The staff is overly accommodating and the rooms are amazing, we stayed in the middle tier suite and it was huge. We went during hurricane season...More

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Reviewed 7 June 2018

We have nothing bad to say about our time at Kura. The grounds, the rooms, the views, the nature, the service, the people. The people! My wife and I celebrated our 15th wedding anniversary and we came away from our stay at Kura feeling we...More

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Response from Cayuga S, Manager at Kura Design VillasResponded 11 June 2018

Thanks for choosing to stay with us for your wedding anniversary, SKargot7! We’re honoured :) Arranging your private rooftop dinner was the least we could do for such a wonderful celebration! So glad to hear that you both loved our Master Suites – with their...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff is amazingly hospitable, the scenery is unbeatable, and the restaurant is one of the best in the area and top 10 I've been to in Costa Rica. Whatever you do, please stay there at least 3 days even if you don't leave the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The people, the property the food was all amazing. There is also a ton to do in the area but we really didn’t want to leave our room. While my wife and I were soaking in the tub and drinking wine in the spa just...More

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Response from Cayuga S, Manager at Kura Design VillasResponded 3 weeks ago

Your review just gave us goose bumps, mattoliver2018! We can totally picture the romantic scene :) Thanks for choosing Kura for your honeymoon and we’re so delighted to have hosted such a happy, memorable experience. Don’t feel bad about not venturing out – you’re not...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Kura Design Villas are breathtakingly beautiful and have excellent customer service. The staff truly went above and beyond to make our stay romantic, exciting and unforgettable. We will always remember Kura for its delicious cuisine, impeccable customer service and delightful staff. We will definitely be...More

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Kura is an exclusive upscale boutique hotel in Uvita, on the Southern Coast of Costa Rica where the rainforest covered mountains tumble on to pristine beaches. Built on an impressive mountain ridge, Kura's tropical minimalist architecture provides a luxurious jungle experience and breathtaking Pacific ocean views. Kura is part of the Cayuga Collection of Sustainable Luxury Hotels and Lodges.

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US$594 - US$1,101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Costa RicaProvince of PuntarenasUvita
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Jada T
30 September 2017|
Response from TennisStar45 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I can't answer your questions, I was just a guest at the hotel so may I suggest you contact the hotel direct. Happy holidays
2 May 2017|
Response from Kura Design Vil... A |
Hi, yes we can accommodate your necessities. At the time of your reservation please make a note on this and our kitchen and staff will take care of everything
29 April 2017|
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Response from TennisStar45 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the hotel provided transport to the beach. You cannot walk from Kura Design hotel. If you bring own vehicle you are requested to leave in secure parking and the hotel has 4x4's to take you up very very steep entrance... More
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"Get a master suite it’s definitely worth it. "
4 weeks ago
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"All rooms have amazing views."
13 Jun 2018
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"Largest, most secluded are the master villas"
6 Jun 2018
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"Choose between a stunning suite or the absolute infinite pool suite."
4 May 2018
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