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JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa

5-star5 stars
Great for families

Good to know

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Children's club (free)
Playa Mansita, Hacienda Pinilla, Tamarindo, Guanacaste, 50309, Costa Rica

Upscale beachfront resort with outdoor pool, near Mansita Beach
  • Free WiFi in lobby and free parking
  • Great for families

    Good to know

    • Free cribs/infant beds
    • In-room childcare (surcharge)
    • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
    • Children's club (free)
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Restrictions related to your trip

COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.  Check restrictions for your trip.

Property renovations and closures

This property is closed from March 20 2020 to November 18 2020 (dates subject to change).
  • Service is the worst not enought personal. Room service misses items or sends incorrect…Jan 2, 2021
  • The food was horrible...almost everyone made this comment, we just had to return dinners.…Dec 29, 2020

JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa

from ZAR 4,839
  • Suite, 1 Bedroom, Balcony, Ocean View
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Balcony, Garden View
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Balcony, Ocean View
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Balcony, Oceanfront
  • Suite, 1 Bedroom, Balcony, Garden View
  • Suite, 1 Bedroom, Balcony, Oceanfront
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Balcony, Pool View
  • Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds, Balcony, Garden View
  • Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds, Balcony, Pool View
  • Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds, Balcony, Ocean View
  • Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds, Balcony, Oceanfront
  • Presidential Suite, 1 Bedroom, Balcony, Oceanfront

What’s around JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa

Landmarks

  • On the waterfront
  • Mansita Beach - 2 min walk
  • Hacienda Pinilla Golf Course - 14 min walk
  • Tamarindo Beach - 11 mi / 17.7 km
  • Flamingo Beach - 18.4 mi / 29.6 km

Getting around

  • Daniel Oduber Intl. Airport (LIR) - 96 min drive
  • Tamarindo (TNO) - 26 min drive
  • Nosara (NOB) - 101 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 310 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 5 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 3:00 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-out

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others

Children

  • Up to 2 children stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

  • Babysitting/childcare*

  • Free children's club

Pets

  • Pets allowed (dogs and cats only)*

  • Restrictions apply*

  • 1 per room (up to 44 lbs)

  • Food and water bowls and off-leash area available

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms*

Transport

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours)*

Parking

  • Free secured, uncovered onsite self parking

  • Secured uncovered onsite valet parking (USD 10 per night)

  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking on site

  • Onsite parking limited

Offsite

  • Area shuttle*

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Taking the kids?
  • Children's club (free)
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)
Food and drink
  • Cooked-to-order breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • 6 restaurants
  • 3 bars/lounges
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Water dispenser
Things to do
  • Fitness classes on site
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Golf lessons on site
  • Golf driving range on site
  • Hiking/biking trails on site
  • Horse riding/rental on site
  • Kayaking on site
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site
  • Mountain biking on site
  • Pilates classes on site
  • Playground on site
  • Windsurfing on site
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Rafting nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
Working away
  • Business center
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2
  • Conference space
  • Conference space size (feet) - 7223
  • Conference space size (meters) - 671
  • Conference center
  • Computer station
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Hair salon
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • Year Built - 2009
  • Elevator
  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace
Accessibility
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Valet for wheelchair-equipped vehicle
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible spa
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Handrails in stairways
  • Wheelchairs available on site
  • Braille signage
  • Visual fire alarm
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ceiling fan
  • Minibar
  • Espresso maker
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Pillow menu
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding
  • Pillowtop mattress
Things to enjoy
  • In-room massage available
  • Balcony or patio
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 36-inch LCD TV
  • Premium TV channels
  • IPod docking station
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Free bottled water
More
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Spa

Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the onsite spa services. There are 14 treatment rooms including rooms for couples and outdoor treatment areas. Services include deep-tissue massages, sports massages, Swedish massages, and Thai massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, hydrotherapy, and reflexology.

Dining

Tamarine - Overlooking the pool and garden, this restaurant specializes in Asian cuisine and serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

Mansita - This poolside family restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and light fare. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Sabanero - Overlooking the pool and garden, this fine-dining restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Azul Grill - This beachfront bistro specializes in local and international cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Recreation

On Site

  • Fitness classes on site
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Golf lessons on site
  • Golf driving range on site
  • Hiking/biking trails on site
  • Horse riding/rental on site
  • Kayaking on site
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site
  • Mountain biking on site
  • Pilates classes on site
  • Playground on site
  • Windsurfing on site
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site

Nearby

  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Rafting nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Water skiing nearby

JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa’s small print

Also known as

  • JW Marriott Guanacaste Pinilla
  • JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort Tamarindo
  • Resort JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa Tamarindo
  • Tamarindo JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa Resort
  • Resort JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa
  • JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa Tamarindo
  • JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort
  • JW Marriott Guanacaste Tamarindo
  • JW Marriott Guanacaste
  • JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort Spa
  • Jw Marriott Guanacaste And Spa
  • JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort Pinilla
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  • JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa Tamarindo
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  • Jw Marriott Guanacaste And Spa

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

For details on pet restrictions, contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds. Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; guestroom doors are sealed after cleaning; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available; masks are required in public areas; reservations are required for some onsite facilities.

Contactless check-out is available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Individually-wrapped food options are available through room service.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Commitment to Clean (Marriott).

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global).

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

For transfers, guests must contact the property 72 hours prior to arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Reservations are required for golf tee times, massage services, and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

Pet deposit: USD 100 per stay

  • Resort fee: USD 33.9 per accommodation, per night

Resort fee inclusions:

  • Fitness center access
  • Fitness/yoga classes

Optional extras

Uncovered valet parking costs USD 10 per night

Rollaway beds are available for USD 35.0 per night

Cooked-to-order breakfast is offered for an extra charge of USD 31 for adults and USD 15.5 for children (approximately)

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 100 per pet, per stay

Service animals exempt from fees

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 140 per vehicle (one-way, Maximum occupancy 4)

WiFi is available in guestrooms for USD 14.99 per night (rates may vary)

WiFi is available in public areas for USD 14.99 per night (rates may vary)

Wired Internet access is available in guestrooms for an extra charge

Area shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa

  • Does JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Is JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa currently open?
    This property is closed from March 20 2020 to November 18 2020 (dates subject to change).
  • What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa?
    This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and gives staff personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Is parking offered on site at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa?
    Yes, there's free self parking. Parking spots may be limited.
  • Is there a pool at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa?
    Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Are pets allowed at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa?
    Yes, cats and dogs are welcome, with a limit of 1 per room and maximum weight of 44 lbs per pet. There's a charge of USD 100 per pet, per stay, and there's also a deposit of USD 100 per stay. Service animals are exempt from fees. Dog exercise areas and food and water bowls are available.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa?
    You can check in from 3:00 PM - midnight. Check-out time is noon. Express check-out and contactless check-out are available.
  • Are there restaurants at or near JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa?
    Yes, there are 6 onsite restaurants, featuring alfresco dining, Asian cuisine, and garden views. Nearby restaurants include Lola's (5 mi).
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is USD 140 per vehicle one-way.
  • Is there an onsite casino at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa?
    No, this resort doesn't have a casino, but Casino Diria (20-min drive) is nearby.
  • What is there to do at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa and nearby?
    Have fun with onsite activities like horseback riding, kayaking, and mountain biking. Additional recreation onsite includes aerobics , Pilates, and yoga. Enjoy a swim in the outdoor pool or use the resort's other amenities, which include 3 bars and a private beach. JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa also has a 24-hour health club, spa services, and an arcade, as well as a garden and access to a nearby outdoor pool.

Recent reviews

Superb 9,0 From 182 reviews

Exceptional 10,0
Awesome facility located within an Hacienda, extremely comfortable with very gentle and customer oriented employees.
Luis, us4 night family trip
Good 6,0
Over priced for what is provided. Charging as a 5 star hotel when in fact it’s more of a 4. Place has charm and the people are very pleasant but rooms are outdated. Road leading to hotel is horrible.
us9 night trip
Exceptional 10,0
Fantastic views. Pool was brilliant Employees were fantastic
us4 night family trip
Exceptional 10,0
The best place to stay!
Service it’s excellent!!
Jorge, us2 night family trip
Exceptional 10,0
The property and service was five star. The staff was friendly and helpful. The room, pool are grounds are beautiful.
Ken, us7 night family trip
Good 6,0
Poorly maintained beach, very limited food options
us4 night family trip
Exceptional 10,0
This is a must visit destination and resort, we had an amazing time😎😎!!
us5 night trip with friends
Very good 8,0
Beautiful peaceful faculty. Great choice of restaurants. The friendliest, most helpful staff I’ve ever experienced at any hotel anywhere in the world
Lel, us3 night trip with friends
Very good 8,0
Great pool and good food at restaurants. Mostly pleasant and rooms were big and clean. Some service issues communication.
us3 night trip
Very good 8,0
Nice beds. Big room and pool was awesome. Had issue with some things but got fixed
us1 night trip

JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa