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Cristal Ballena Boutique Hotel & Spa

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The Hotel Resort Cristal Ballena is located in the midst of its own 12-hectare grounds, very close to the unique "Marino Ballena" Marine National Park and mountains covered in rainforest. The hotel features 14 Junior Suites, 3 Master Suites, along with 2 Family suites. Due to its excellent location, our guests can enjoy breathtaking ocean views from the big balcony. Our stylish, spacious Suites are equipped with four-poster bed, AC, ceiling fan, WLan, TV, telephone, minibar, safe, coffee maker and hairdryer.
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Pool
Restaurant
Room service
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
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Air conditioning
Minibar
Refrigerator in room
Accessible rooms
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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An hotel with nearly all the ingredients to make it the perfect place to stay. The location, the buildings and the views were spectacular but there was something lacking . There was no atmosphere in the Hotel ,pictures of the owners and their relatives were everywhere and the
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Hotel's Favourite
My husband and I stayed here for about 8 day’s at this amazing resort. The owners are gracious and interesting to talk too. This is a true, family owned business, and they excell at it ! The rooms were large, with a gorgeous balcony, where I could see the ocean, along with all
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Response from SergeAri, Director of Sales at Cristal Ballena Boutique Hotel & Spa
Responded 12 Jul 2018
Dear Elaine Many thanks for your wonderful words and the time you and your husband stayed with us in our piece of paradise. The Steiner family and the hotel team are committed to make all our guests to feel al home in our boutique style property overlooking the ocean and the coastal mountains. The property was designed to be give our visitors a lot of comfort while they explore and discover the wonders of the area, the rainforest and the pristine beaches of Bahía Ballena, also the wonderful combination of local gastronomy with international accents in our restaurant. Playa Ballena is walking distance from our facilities and we also provide free transfer to the entrance too, but many people enjoy walking as you did to search for monkeys, toucan and many other colorful birds and wildlife. Many thanks for your words and again for the time with us. Hope you had a safe journey back home.
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Any pictures do not do justice to the stunning setting of this hotel. If you are into watching birds then this is next to heaven. It is the perfect place to chill. The staff are efficient and friendly, the rooms spacious with great views. Loved it.
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This location is a pearl in the middle of a wonderful nature with amazing flora and fauna. All rooms have a wonderful sunset orientation. Well air-conditioned, clean, friendly and very helpful personal, good food. Exhales a spirit of peacefulness and happiness.
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Our group had a wonderful time at Cristal Ballena. The staff is happy to assist in any way. Beautiful tropical birds abound, snorkeling at Cano Island is just an hour away, Playa Ventanas is 10 minutes away. Large property, big rooms with wi-fi, A/C, safes, laundry service and
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Se puede accesar en automóvil o se ocupa 4x4
Cualquier tipo de vehículo entra.
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Hola, a qué distancia está de la playa?, se puede ir a pie?
Hola Playa ballena está a 500 metros de la propiedad, el hotel ofrece transporte gratis a esta playa cuando se solicita en la recepción. Igualmente la caminata es muy bonita, se pueden observar monos, perezosos y tucanes, entre otras aves.
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Es un todo incluido
Buenas tardes, No es un Hotel Todo incluído, pero tenemos el servicio de restaurante a su disposición.
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cual es el telefono
(+506) 2786 53 54
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"Room #19 is the closest to the pool"
"our room was perfect, there was also a fridge. The only thing, is that you could not make any tea."
"Get rooms with a king bed, they have some with doubles & twins"
"Our "Junior suite" was spacious w/ excellent view."
"We had a beautiful ocean view, very quiet. I believe they are all amazing!"
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PRICE RANGE
US$150 - US$283 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
hotel cristal ballena osa peninsula
LOCATION
Costa RicaProvince of PuntarenasUvita
NUMBER OF ROOMS
19
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