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JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa

Star Rating
4.5 out of 5
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Reviews

4.6 / 5Wonderful
478 reviews

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Free Parking
  • Air Conditioning

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Mansita Beach
    2 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Avellana Beach
    5 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Hacienda Pinilla Golf Course
    14 min walk
  • Airport
    Tamarindo (TNO)
    26 min drive

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Book online or call:

1-844-709-7928
  • Room, 1 King Bed, Balcony, Garden View

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Room, 2 Double Beds, Balcony, Garden View

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
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  • Room, 1 King Bed, Balcony, Pool View

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Room, 2 Double Beds, Balcony, Pool View

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
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  • Room, 2 Double Beds, Balcony, Ocean View

    Room Amenities

    • Partial sea view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
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  • Room, 2 Double Beds, Balcony, Oceanfront

    Room Amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
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  • Suite, 1 Bedroom, Balcony, Garden View

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Suite, 1 Bedroom, Balcony, Ocean View

    Room Amenities

    • Partial sea view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Suite, 1 Bedroom, Balcony, Oceanfront

    Room Amenities

    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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About this area

Tamarindo

JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa is located on the waterfront and in an area with good airport proximity and shopping. Tamarindo Beach and Conchal Beach reflect the area's natural beauty and area attractions include Canopy Vista Tamarindo and Tamarindo Church. Our guests appreciate the resort's location for the sightseeing.

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Mansita Beach - 2 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Avellana Beach - 5 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Hacienda Pinilla Golf Course - 14 min walk
  • Popular Location
    WAYRA Institute of Spanish - 32 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Tamarindo Beach - 34 min drive

Getting around

  • Liberia (LIR-Daniel Oduber Intl.) - 96 min drive

Restaurants

  • Tamarine – Alfresco dining restaurant offering Asian cuisine. Serves dinner daily.
  • Mansita – Alfresco dining theme restaurant. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily.
  • Sabanero – Alfresco dining fine-dining restaurant. Serves dinner daily. Reservations required.
  • Azul Grill – Beachfront restaurant offering international cuisine. Serves lunch and dinner daily.
  • Nau Lounge – Alfresco dining sports bar offering sushi. Serves dinner daily.

About this property

JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa

4.5-star resort with pools, private beach, full-service spa
Catch some rays on JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa's private sand beach or spend the day relaxing at the full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the resort's 6 restaurants. All 310 soundproofed rooms feature WiFi and iPod docks. Guests can enjoy deep soaking tubs, and other standard amenities include balconies, 24-hour room service, and wired Internet.
JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa offers 310 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature iPod docking stations and minibars. Rooms open to balconies. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets, down comforters, and premium bedding. 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 and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.
Simply walk outside to smell the salt air and watch the ocean waves from the sand beach. Hit the beach and work on your tan in the sun loungers (chaise longues) or relax in the shade with cabanas (surcharge) and umbrellas. Pamper yourself with a treatment at the full-service spa and enjoy amenities at JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa like a complimentary children's club and an outdoor pool.
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 2 poolside bars and 3 bars/lounges. A computer station is located on site and wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary. This luxury resort also offers outdoor tennis courts, a 24-hour health club, and a steam room. Guests can use the indoor pool and outdoor pool at a partner property. Complimentary self parking is available on site.
JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa is a smoke-free property.
A private beach, outdoor tennis courts, and a 24-hour health club are featured at the resort. 3 spa tubs are on site along with an outdoor pool. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a 24-hour fitness center.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
JW Marriott Spa has 18 treatment rooms including rooms for couples and outdoor treatment areas. Massages are available on the beach and in the spa; other services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, and sports massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, hydrotherapy, and reflexology. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub, a steam room, and Turkish bath/hammam.
The spa is open daily.

Policies

Check-in

Check-in available 24 hours
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.

Pets

  • 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)
  • Restrictions apply
  • For more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Property payment types

American Express
Diners Club
Discover
Mastercard
Visa

Important information

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/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 buffet breakfast: USD 31 for adults and USD 15.5 for children (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 14.99 per day (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room wired Internet: USD 14.99 per day (rates may vary)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 10 per night
  • Pet deposit: USD 100 per stay
  • Pet fee: USD 100 per pet, per stay

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

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 are 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.
    Safety features at this property include a smoke detector. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
Guests must contact this hotel in advance to reserve a crib (infant bed). Please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

We should mention

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).

Property is also known as

  • JW Marriott Guanacaste Pinilla
  • JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort Pinilla
  • JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort
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  • Jw Marriott Guanacaste And Spa
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Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: WiFi (USD 14.99 per day), Wired Internet (surcharge)
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking
  • Valet parking: USD 10 per night
  • Roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–10:30 AM: USD 31 for adults and USD 15.5 for children
  • 6 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/café
  • 2 poolside bars and 3 bars/lounges
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness center
  • 18 holes of golf
  • 2 outdoor tennis courts
  • 3 spa tubs
  • Aerobics classes
  • Arcade/game room
  • Beach volleyball
  • Beach yoga
  • Bicycle rentals
  • Full-service spa
  • Golf driving range
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Horse riding/rentals
  • Kayaking
  • Motorized watercraft
  • Mountain biking
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pilates classes
  • Playground
  • Sauna
  • Shopping
  • Steam room
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Windsurfing
  • Yoga classes

Family friendly

  • Arcade/game room
  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free children's club
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Playground
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Reception hall

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Golf lessons
  • Golf pro shop
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business center
  • Computer station
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference center (7223 square feet of space)

Outdoors

  • Beach cabanas (surcharge)
  • Beach loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Garden
  • Pool cabanas (surcharge)
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Private beachfront location
  • Terrace

Spa

  • 18 treatment rooms
  • Aromatherapy
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Facials
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage - on the beach
  • Massage - sports
  • Massage - Swedish
  • Massage - Thai
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Outdoor treatment areas
  • Reflexology
  • Sauna
  • Spa open daily
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room
  • Turkish bath/hammam

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Braille signage

More

  • Beach towels
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Ceiling fan
  • Down comforter
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Linens
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 37-inch LCD TV
  • Cable channels
  • iPod dock
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Espresso maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

Outdoor space

  • Balcony

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • In-room massage
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Slippers
  • Soundproofing
  • Turndown service

Nearby things to do

Activities

  • Adjacent to a golf course
  • Boat tours
  • Ecotours
  • Indoor pool access
  • Outdoor pool access
  • Parasailing
  • Rafting
  • Rock climbing
  • Scooter/moped rentals
  • Scuba diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing/boogie boarding
  • Water skiing
  • Ziplining

Where to eat

  • Tamarine – Alfresco dining restaurant offering Asian cuisine. Serves dinner daily.
  • Mansita – Alfresco dining theme restaurant. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily.
  • Sabanero – Alfresco dining fine-dining restaurant. Serves dinner daily. Reservations required.
  • Azul Grill – Beachfront restaurant offering international cuisine. Serves lunch and dinner daily.
  • Nau Lounge – Alfresco dining sports bar offering sushi. Serves dinner daily.
4.6

Wonderful

5 - Excellent
331
4 - Good
109
3 - Okay
26
2 - Mediocre
8
1 - Poor
4
4.8
Cleanliness
4.7
Service and Staff
4.5
Amenities
4.7
Property condition

4/5 Good

Nice pool, food menus should improve in Azul Grill

Stayed 4 nights in Aug 2019

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 6 nights in Aug 2019

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019

5/5 Excellent

The property was beautiful, clean and the staff were all excellent

Stayed 6 nights in Aug 2019

5/5 Excellent

Excellent vacation!

Very nice hotel! Great pool and beach area. Staff was extremely friendly and helpful. The drive into Tamarindo is only about 20 minutes. We found lots of shopping and great restaurants there. We will definitely be back!

Stayed 6 nights in Aug 2019

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