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Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Balcony, Ocean View
Room with view
556.00 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Other room types
Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds, Balcony, Ocean View
Room with view
556.00 square feet
2 Double Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Presidential Suite, 1 Bedroom, Balcony, Oceanfront
Room with view
2442 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Balcony, Oceanfront
Room with view
556.00 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Balcony, Pool View
556.00 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds, Balcony, Oceanfront
Room with view
556.00 square feet
2 Double Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Balcony, Garden View
556 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds, Balcony, Garden View
556.00 square feet
2 Double Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds, Balcony, Pool View
556.00 square feet
2 Double Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
Select dates to see price
Suite, 1 Bedroom, Balcony, Ocean View
Room with view
1390 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Suite, 1 Bedroom, Balcony, Garden View
1390.00 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
Select dates to see price
Suite, 1 Bedroom, Balcony, Oceanfront
Room with view
1390.00 square feet
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
Select dates to see price

Get an overview of this hotel
Beach spa retreat walking distance from Mansita Beach

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Pets allowed
On private beach
Outdoor pool
Business center

When you stay at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa in Tamarindo, you'll be next to a golf course, just steps from Mansita Beach and 14 minutes by foot from Hacienda Pinilla Golf Course. This 4.5-star resort is 11 mi (17.7 km) from Tamarindo Beach and 18.4 mi (29.6 km) from Flamingo Beach.

Make yourself at home in one of the 310 guestrooms featuring iPod docking stations and LCD televisions. Your pillowtop bed comes with down comforters and Egyptian cotton sheets. Rooms have private balconies or patios. 37-inch Smart televisions with premium TV channels provide entertainment, with wired and wireless Internet access available for a surcharge. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature deep soaking bathtubs and rainfall showerheads.

Treat yourself with massages, body treatments, and facials. After a day at the private beach, you can enjoy other recreational amenities including a 24-hour health club and an outdoor pool. Additional features at this resort include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge). Getting to nearby attractions is a breeze with the area shuttle (surcharge).

Enjoy Asian cuisine at Tamarine, one of the resort's 6 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Snacks are also available at the coffee shop/café. Relax with a refreshing drink from the poolside bar or one of the 3 bars/lounges. Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available daily from 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM for a fee.

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a business center, and express check-out. Planning an event in Tamarindo? This resort has facilities measuring 7223 square feet (671 square meters), including a conference center. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Renovations & Closures

This property is closed from March 20 2020 to November 18 2020 (dates subject to change).

Hotel Amenities

All-Inclusive Details

  • Gratuities included
  • Additional gratuities accepted
  • Taxes included

Hotel Amenities

Step outside to unwind on the sand beach. Spend the day at the beach and work on your tan in the sun loungers (chaise longues) or kick back in the shade with cabanas (surcharge) and umbrellas. Summer fun is a breeze at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa with activities like windsurfing, kayaking, and golf lessons.

Dining is available at one of the resort's 6 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the resort's bars, which include 3 bars/lounges and a poolside bar. A computer station is located on site and wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary. This luxury resort also offers a complimentary children's club, an outdoor pool, and a 24-hour health club. Guests can use the indoor pool and outdoor pool at a partner property. Limited onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis (surcharge).

JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa is a smoke-free property.

  • Walkway to water
  • Water dispenser
  • Elevator
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Free beach club nearby
  • Poolside bar
  • Business center
  • Uncovered parking
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Secured parking
  • Express check-out
  • Uncovered parking
  • Free self parking
  • Secured parking
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Outdoor pool
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Computer station
  • Food and water bowls
  • Dog exercise area
  • On private beach
  • Conference space size (meters) - 671
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Hair salon
  • ATM/banking
  • Concierge services
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Conference center
  • Shopping on site
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Parking (limited spaces)
  • Total number of rooms - 310
  • Number of floors - 5
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • 24-hour health club
  • Pro shop
  • Couples/private dining
  • Private picnics
  • Number of bars/lounges - 3
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Conference space
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Beach cabanas (surcharge)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Year Built - 2009
  • Pool cabanas (surcharge)
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Pool sun loungers
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Children's club (free)
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Spa services on site
  • Proposal/romance packages available
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Number of restaurants - 6
  • Conference space size (feet) - 7223
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Reception hall
  • Laundry facilities
  • Beach towels
  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • Gated community
  • Arcade/game room
  • Wedding services
  • Garden
  • Outdoor entertainment area
  • Multilingual staff
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Telescope

Family Friendly Amenities

  • On private beach
  • Outdoor pool
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Children's club (free)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Arcade/game room
  • Playground on site
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge)

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Parking

Free self parking , Valet parking (surcharge) , Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa offers 310 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature iPod docking stations and minibars. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Pillowtop beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets, down comforters, and premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. 37-inch LCD televisions come with premium cable channels. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers with deep soaking bathtubs and rainfall showerheads. Bathrooms are also outfitted with bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries. This Tamarindo resort provides wired and wireless Internet access for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include laptop-compatible safes and espresso makers. In-room massages, hypo-allergenic bedding, and change of towels can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Television
  • Free newspaper
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Phone
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Ceiling fan
  • Espresso maker
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Premium bedding
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Turndown service
  • Free bottled water
  • Premium TV channels
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • In-room massage available
  • Slippers
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Cable TV service
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Pillow menu
  • iPod docking station
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Balcony or patio
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Smart TV
  • Housekeeping on request
  • Champagne service
  • Soap
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet paper
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Braille signage
  • Visual fire alarm
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste available on request
  • Change of towels (on request)
  • Change of bed sheets (on request)

Where to Eat

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7:00 AM and 11:00 AM.

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 theme restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and light fare. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). 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.

Late night fare is available from 24-hour room service.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the resort include a private beach, an outdoor pool, and a 24-hour health club.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Beach volleyball on site
  • Windsurfing on site
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site
  • Beach yoga on site
  • Rafting nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Fitness classes on site
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Golf driving range on site
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Golf lessons on site
  • Golfing nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails on site
  • Rock climbing nearby
  • Horse riding/rental on site
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Kayaking on site
  • Mountain biking on site
  • Ziplining nearby
  • Pilates classes on site
  • Playground on site
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby

Spa Services

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.

  • Number of treatment rooms 14
  • Outdoor treatment areas
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Massages on beach
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Facial treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Hydrotherapy treatments
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Thai massage
  • Reflexology
  • Sports massage
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Handrails in stairways
  • Wheelchairs available on site
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Valet for wheelchair-equipped vehicle
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible spa
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM

Minimum check-in age is: 18

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 100 per pet, per stay, plus a deposit of USD 100 per stay
  • Dogs and cats only
  • 1 per room (up to 44 lbs)
  • Food and water bowls and an off-leash area are available
  • Restrictions apply
  • For more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds

This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds. This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. 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.Individually-wrapped food options are available through room service.Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings, and can be accessed from outside the building via exterior corridors.The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of Commitment to Clean (Marriott) guidelines.The property affirms that it adheres to the Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global) sanitization guidelines.

Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly

Temperature checks are available to guests

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is available

Car not required

Security system

Debit cards not accepted

Staffed front desk

LGBTQIA friendly

Service animals are allowed

Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions

Guest accommodation is sealed after cleaning

Electrostatic spray is used for disinfection

Cashless transactions are available

Masks are compulsory at the property

Contactless food service / room service is available

Reservation might be required for some facilities onsite

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Property follows sanitization practices of Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global)

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Mobile key entry is not available

Food service has been amended for enhanced safety

Protective clothing is not available to guests

Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is not available

Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitization guidelines Commitment to Clean (Marriott)

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Individually-wrapped food options are available

Individually-wrapped food options are available through room service

Number of children who can stay free - 2

gap period enforced between guest stays 24 hours

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Resort fee: USD 33.9 per accommodation, per night

The resort fee includes:

  • Fitness center access
  • Fitness/yoga classes

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

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: USD 31 for adults and USD 15.5 for children (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 14.99 per night (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 14.99 per night (rates may vary)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 140 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Uncovered valet parking fee: USD 10 per night
  • Pet deposit: USD 100 per stay
  • Pet fee: USD 100 per pet, per stay
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

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

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Reservations are required for golf tee times, massage services, and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

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.

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).

A car is not required for transportation to and from this property.

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.

Individually-wrapped food options are available through room service.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings, and can be accessed from outside the building via exterior corridors.

The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of Commitment to Clean (Marriott) guidelines.

The property affirms that it adheres to the Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global) sanitization guidelines.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

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

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