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JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort & Spa

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Pool & Beach (598)
Room & Suite (507)
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Free Internet
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Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
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4.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Beautiful hotel in an amazing location. Hotel has great views of the pools and the beach. Surrounding lush jungle gives an amazing tropical feel. Unfortunately restaurant service is slow at best, and waiters often forget to bring drinks or food. Sadly each time I have...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Spent 10 days in Costa Rica at the J.W. Marriott and loved every minute! The food and people are fantastic but the prices at the Marriott are quite steep. Make sure to check out Lola's as the walk along the beach is amazing!! This is...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Absolutely loved our 10 days at the Marriott and in Costa Rica. The staff is amazing, truly wonderful people that are always willing to help and always are friendly. The pool and beach area are relaxing, just make sure to reserve your lounge chairs early...More

Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

JW Marriott out does itself in the Guanacaste region of Costa Rica. The service is impeccable. Every need is cared for. The food is spectacular - creative and delicious. Close by Tamarindo offers a casual beach town layed back atmosphere with good restaurants and local...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Stayed here two nights on a Caravan tour. The accommodation is excellent as is the food. The pool and beach set up separates this location from all others. It has everything one needs including golf course and plenty of activities.

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GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free Internet
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Golf Course
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$223 - US$686 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$223 - US$686 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (1974)
Pool & Beach (598)
Room & Suite (507)
Dining (216)
Hotel & Grounds (1155)
Bathroom (48)
Family and Play Areas (6)
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Patricia A
20 January 2018|
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Response from mere13 | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast was included with our booking and was a very good, huge buffet (I mean expansive). There are at least five restaurants, and I may have missed one. The prices vary from typical pub prices at the sports bar to high... More
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Hillary P
13 January 2018|
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Response from Harry E | Reviewed this property |
The resort is very family friendly. While 15 and 18-year olds are not "kids" in my opinion, there were at least two medium-sized family reunions while were were at the property with a variety of ages for kids to young... More
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"Be prepared to pay as much as $4-5 for a bottle of water. Restaurant, bar and gift shop prices were over the..."
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"the 4th and 5th floors offer at least an ocean view"
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"Corner suite top floor"
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"Any room is excellent."
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