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    Villas Rio Mar

    800 m north from the Dominical entrance along the Baru river, Dominical 185-8000, Costa Rica
    011 506 2787 0053
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    Overview
    • Excellent51%
    • Very good36%
    • Average9%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
    Travelers talk about
    “tennis court” (10 reviews)
    “big pool” (6 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
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    Poolside Bar
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
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    Tennis Court
    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 313 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    The hotel is very nice, great helpful staff and really good service in the restaurant/bar. Breakfast was OK. Large swimming pool, free wifi (signal not in our room unfortunately). Grounds are lovely. We found a path that takes you around the forest area which we...More

    Thank cherryblossom50
    Response from MEsquivel, Gerente at Villas Rio MarResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hello Cherry, Regards from all of us. Thank you very much for your time to make a review, it's really appreciate for us. About the path in the back of the property we will install some signs very soon. Right now we're working to improve...More

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    Stayed here for 4 nights to visit Uvita, Dominical and surroundings. The room we stayed in had a well equipped kitchenette, very clean, comfortable and it included a buffet breakfast of some Costa rican and some western food. The swimming pool has a shallow end...More

    Thank Louise H
    Response from MEsquivel, Gerente at Villas Rio MarResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Louise, Thank you very much for take your time and wrote something about your stayed with us. We're really happy to know than everything was good. For us is very important the comments of all our clients. You are welcome again any time.

    Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

    Very nice place to stay with family and friends. They have a nice restaurant with good food. The pool was excellent topportunity relax in after the whale watching tour. The staff was very friendly and spoke English. The price was very good. I was afraid...More

    Thank Mary V
    Response from MEsquivel, Manager at Villas Rio MarResponded October 11, 2017

    Thank you so much for comment us,we really appreciate. For us was a pleasure to had you here. Thanks for visit us.

    Reviewed September 23, 2017

    Nice rooms, with good bathroom. Very good restaurant with delicious food. Very kind and friendly people. Helling you with all your questions. Next time we will really go back to spend Some more time in thuis hotel.

    Thank Bianca Jeroen M
    Response from MEsquivel, Manager at Villas Rio MarResponded September 25, 2017

    Thank you so much for comment us, we really appreciate. We will be waiting for you. Thanks for visit us.

    Reviewed September 1, 2017

    I wish we had stayed here longer! Our room was a cabana with a porch with a fridge and sink. I appreciated that each cabana door is oriented away from the other cabanas and has views of nature. The room was clean and comfortable and...More

    Thank Janet A
    Response from MEsquivel, Manager at Villas Rio MarResponded September 2, 2017

    Dear Janet, thank you so much for take your time and comment us, we really appreciate. For us was a pleasure to had you here. We hope you back soon.

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Banquet Room
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Tennis Court
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$68 - US$155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Family Hotel in Dominical
    • #4 Romantic Hotel in Dominical
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 52
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Dominical
    • Also Known As
    • Villas Rio Mar Hotel Dominical ,
    • Hotel Rio Mar ,
    • Rio Mar Hotel
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    Traveler (300)
    Room & Suite (150)
    Pool & Beach (61)
    Dining (52)
    Hotel & Grounds (222)
    Bathroom (7)
    Family and Play Areas (7)
    Business Center & Event Rooms (1)
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    Olivier P
    January 17, 2017|
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    Response from MEsquivel | Property representative |
    Hello, the beach is a 1.5 km, and if you want to go walking it is 15 to 20 minutes or in car is a 5 minutes.
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    catiegalen
    February 24, 2016|
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    Response from Peter N | Reviewed this property |
    We stayed with our two kids in (12 an 15) in a family suite with two large double beds. It was quite spacious so I Think you couldn't easily get two extra beds in the room. Best wishes. Peter.
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    "There are individual cabins on the hillside, which make each room uniquely private."
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    "Rooms are clustered in duplex type units around the hotel grounds."
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    "The rooms are pretty much identical. I think the bird watching is better toward the rear of the property."
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    "Try to get room on backside of the property."
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