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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation

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Recent Playa Ocotal reviews

  • Best View In The Resort!

    "This Villa is closer to the beach than the pictures show. The covered patio is great for escaping the very hot mid-day sun. The listing is very accurate; it's well-stocked, great beach view, close to restaurant/bar/pool. The resort seemed pretty empty while we were there. We liked it that way. No crowds at the pool, restaurant or beach. This is supposed to be rainy season but we only got rained on once while we were ziplining about 1.5 hours away from the resort. It was still fun and was combined with a hot springs visit. We also went on a wave-runner tour and an ATV tour. Both worth doing with our kids ages 20,18,14,11 & 6. And my in-laws enjoyed them too! Our rental cars, dinner reservations and activities were arranged by Kelsey. Her service was great and I changed things many times before we got there She got everything done, no problem, and called me when I arrived to check on us. Priceless! I would definitely recommend this resort and this villa in particular!"
    Guest: Tricia C. Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: July 11, 2014
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  • Amazing

    "We have been traveling for the last 10 years to a warm destination and VilIa Ocotal is hands down our best vacation every. We have traveled to both all inclusive and VRBOs. There were 16 people from ages 12-57 in our group. Some of us enjoy relaxing and the others enjoy a active vacation. This vacation met everyone's needs. From the time we landed in Costa Rica to the time we left everything was perfect. Doris and Hermon went above and beyond to make sure we were taken care of. My husband is still talking about how delicious the was food was. I think everyone wanted to take them both home with them. We also enjoyed Freddy's outgoing personality every morning. Guillermo was very helpful and responsive with our questions and setting up messages and excursion. You can tell everyone puts their heart and soul into making everyone's week outstanding. If you are traveling with a group and want unforgettable vacation this is place for you."
    Guest: Vaca from WI Date of Stay: January 2015 Review Submitted: February 15, 2015
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  • Christmas Awesomess!!

    "Our stay at Villa Vista de Oro was incredible. Our entire family of 11 spent the week of Christmas here and it was full of awesomeness. The villa is absolutely beautiful and meticulously maintained by an incredible staff. It has 180 degree views of the ocean complete with beautiful sunsets and great breezes. We had the pleasure of monkeys on a few mornings out the front door. The birds were all very entertaining as well. Four of the bedrooms had splendid ocean views and the “bunk” room upstairs had great jungle views. Every bathroom was jaw dropping gorgeous. I cannot rave enough about the staff and the all-inclusive aspect of this villa. Isabel was a savior with her fluent English. She arranged for smooth pickup and drop off of family coming in from the Ohio, Oregon and England! She arranged for all of our tours and shopping excursions with expert precision. Isabel was there every day to meal plan with us and answer any questions what so ever. What a beautiful person she is and a pleasure to talk to and visit with. And I can’t say enough about the all-inclusive way this villa is run. This method takes all of the hassle out of everything. There was always plenty of beer, wine, water, food, whatever we needed. Isabel even made a special “coffee run” to get us coffee to take home. Chef Jose cooked us 3 wonderful, delicious meals everyday with fantastic desserts as well. He even accommodated one of our family members that had dietary restrictions. Jose Mario kept the pool spotless, our drink glasses full and even protected us from a possum in a tree that was driving the dogs crazy one night, haha. Costa Ricans celebrate Christmas on Christmas Eve so we wanted to give them the night off. Chef Jose and the staff prepared our entire dinner ahead of time so all we had to do was just grill it up and serve it. Complete with a delicious, festive dessert of course. No aspect went unforgotten. Isabel arranged for us to go fishing (caught a huge Mahi Mahi), paddle boarding, sail/snorkel cruising and shopping. She even accompanied us to the local rodeo that was in a nearby town. What a great experience that was! I shouldn’t forget about the local rescue Monkey Farm either. Very interesting and worth the visit. Everything was perfect and you just can’t put a price on being able to spend quality family time together with no hassles. I would certainly recommend this wonderful villa to anyone."
    Guest: Kimberly M. Date of Stay: December 2014 Review Submitted: January 22, 2015
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  • Absolutely fabulous stay!!!!

    "This is our first time to Costa Rica. We wanted to get away from the cold and took our teenage/young adult kids to this awesome place for a Christmas vacation. We had the best time. Thank you to Vince and Angela for alot of options and the information on what to do and where to go within an hour drive of this area. It was never a dull or boring moment. We really enjoyed eating breakfast on the patio/balcony and watching the birds, howler monkeys, iguanas, & squirrels climb thru the trees. The sounds were relaxing and amazing which made it hard to get going out the door each morning. All the pools were beautiful and clean. The condo was perfect and had everything we needed. Fantastic neighbors also assisted us with our questions of the area. The 24 hour security was extra nice. We would definitely go back in a heartbeat. We also rented a car which was nice to see farther areas, but there is also public transportation at a cheap price if you have time. Thanks Vince and Angela for all your help and suggestions."
    Guest: Steve & Chérri Date of Stay: December 2014 Review Submitted: January 10, 2015
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