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Hotel Punta Islita, Autograph Collection

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Travellers' Choice 2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Gold level
Hotel Punta Islita is the only beach resort in Costa Rica to offer a full menu of complimentary tours, activities, and experiences. These include favorites like canopy zip-lining, horseback riding, monkey quests, and sea-turtle spotting. Plus unique experiences like creating art with local community artists, traditional cooking lessons, golf clinics, and more! Set in a secluded ocean cove in Guanacaste, Costa Rica. Its award-winning planet-friendly, people-positive model offers a unique opportunity to fully engage in intense eco-adventures and authentic cultural experiences. The property features Deluxe Rooms, Suites, and fully-outfitted Private Villas. Ideal for honeymoons, relaxation getaways, family vacations, extended stays, or destination weddings. COMPLIMENTARY SHUTTLE AVAILABLE FROM LIBERIA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (LIR) PLEASE CONTACT US TO SCHEDULE
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Public Wifi
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Golf Course
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Heated pool
Adult pool
Outdoor pool
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Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Accessible rooms
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Great View
Full view
Getting there
Liberia Airport83 km
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I've stayed at a lot of hotels, a lot of nice places, and especially at a lot of marriotts. This one may very well take the cake as the nicest marriott I've been to (though the JW in venice was also very nice) and one...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from MariaJBIslita, Outreach Manager at Hotel Punta Islita, Autograph CollectionResponded 1 week ago

Wow! Thank you so much for your incredibly thoughtful review and guidance. We always hope to create a special gateway that transports guests to a genuine Pura Vida state of mind. Reflecting Costa Rica's unique charm, offbeat surprises, and authentic friendship is our driving purpose....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent 3 amazing nights at Punta Islita. My words may not do it justice; you will need to experience it for yourself. A little background about the resort, the resort is a combo of hotel rooms and private residences. The 2-3-bedroom villas and houses are...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from MariaJBIslita, Outreach Manager at Hotel Punta Islita, Autograph CollectionResponded 1 week ago

Gracias! Your thoughtful and thorough recommendations and narrative is wholeheartedly appreciated. Please do return very soon. Thanks so much for providing such useful guidance to future guests. We always hope to draw travelers who seek authenticity, heartfelt hospitality, and a taste of adventure. Looking forward...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the hotel today to check out whether we want to stay in one of their villas on our 5th. Costa Rica vacation. Lovely setting but not a warm welcome from the staff. I was interested on information about their classes. Disappointing where with...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from MariaJBIslita, Outreach Manager at Hotel Punta Islita, Autograph CollectionResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for being such enthusiastic fans of Costa Rica! Please do reach out to learn more about this very unusual situation. Hotel Punta Islita is top-ranked as a destination that best highlights Costa Rica's Pura Vida mantra. We are always eager to embrace new guests...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I have been traveling to Costa Rica for over 15 years in search of the perfect tranquil spot. Pura Vida! We have found it at last! We were picked up at the Liberia Airport and transferred to the resort via a 4x4....More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from MariaJBIslita, Outreach Manager at Hotel Punta Islita, Autograph CollectionResponded 3 weeks ago

Wow! Your thoughtful and caring review is amazing. Thank you so much for taking the time to embrace our gateway to Costa Rica concept. We aim to offer a simple, unencumbered connection to the land, its wild dwellers, and the people. We are thrilled to...More

Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I stayed for one night in Islita on our way up the Pacific coast in October. The hotel grounds are beautiful, especially the infinity pool with swim up bar and restaurant overlooking the sea. Marvin greeted us from the car and check...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from MariaJBIslita, Outreach Manager at Hotel Punta Islita, Autograph CollectionResponded 30 October 2018

Exploring Costa Rica is a fun, adventurous experience and we are delighted that you found us along your discovery path. It was a pleasure to be your hosts and certainly wish you could have stayed for more than one night to fully take advantage of...More

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8 December 2018|
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Response from MariaJBIslita | Property representative |
Thanks to all for the wonderful advice. Our beach conditions vary greatly according to the season and weather patterns. Our staff will gladly guide you to either the best beach spot or the family swimming pool. :)
25 November 2018|
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Response from MariaJBIslita | Property representative |
Yes :)
24 November 2018|
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Response from MariaJBIslita | Property representative |
We do recommend bringing and using repellent :)
Room Tips
"The two bedroom villas were nice like Laurel 401."
20 Sep 2018
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"room 204. would have a better view of the bay."
10 Aug 2018
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"Suite premium with ocean view offers space and private pool"
7 Aug 2018
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"Ask for an ocean view. If traveling with a family, ask for a private villa."
20 Jun 2018
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US$195 - US$830 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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