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Hotel Resort & Spa Cristal Ballena - Ballena

3 stars
7 km al Sur de Uvita, Costa Ballena, Ballena, Puntarenas, Costa Rica, ‏‎1-844-302-2242
Searching for 3-star spa resorts in Ballena? Consider Hotel Resort & Spa Cristal Ballena located within 3 mi (5 km) of Arco Beach, Pinuela Beach and Marino Ballena National Park. Ventanas Beach and Tortuga Beach are also within 6 mi (10 km).
 
Along with free buffet breakfast, this resort offers a restaurant and free self parking. Escape the stress of everyday life at Spa Cristal, offering facials and body scrubs, as well as deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages and sports massages. Go for a dip in the outdoor pool and enjoy the sun loungers. The pool bar and bar/lounge are ideal spots for drinks before heading down to the restaurant to sample the delicious menu choices.

Staff are available to provide tour/ticket assistance. Free WiFi is provided.

Outstanding4.6 / 5
  • Nice hotel a bit north of Uvita next to the national park of Ballena. The pool is awesome…Mar 2, 2015
  • While considerably more expensive than the half dozen $120/night hotels I've stayed in…Aug 9, 2014
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Hotel Info: ‎1-844-302-2248‎

from $197
  • Family Suite
  • Suite (Master)
  • Junior Suite

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 21 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 2 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Check-out time is noon

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Extra people

  • Roll-away beds available, charges may apply*

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transportation

Parking

  • Free self parking

  • Accessible parking

  • RV/bus/truck parking

Offsite

  • Free beach shuttle

Policies

Guests under 12 years old are not allowed in the spa.

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

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free buffet breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Poolside bar
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Things to do
  • Free beach shuttle
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Billiards or pool table
Working away
  • Conference space size (feet) - 861
  • Conference space size (meters) - 80
  • One meeting room
Services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
Facilities
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Library
Accessibility
  • Disabled parking
  • Accessible path of travel

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
Sleep well
  • Premium bedding
  • Tempur-Pedic mattress
Things to enjoy
  • In-room massage available
  • Furnished balcony
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

Spa

Spa Cristal has 1 treatment rooms including rooms for couples and outdoor treatment areas. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages, and massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy.

The spa is open daily. Guests under 12 years old are not allowed in the spa.

Dining

Pura Vida - This poolside restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Recreation

Nearby

  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Rafting nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby

Hotel Resort & Spa Cristal Ballena - Ballena’s small print

Policies

Guests under 12 years old are not allowed in the spa.

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

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

Hotel Resort & Spa Cristal Ballena - Ballena

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