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Vista Ballena

Vista Ballena

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Check in 2:00 PM
Check out 11:00 AM
With a stay at Vista Ballena in Ballena, you'll be within a 10-minute drive of Marino Ballena National Park and Uvita Beach. This inn is 10.1 mi (16.2 km) from Tortuga Beach and 2.3 mi (3.8 km) from Catarata uvita.

Make yourself at home in one of the 20 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and flat-screen televisions. Rooms have private balconies. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

Property Details

Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as an outdoor pool or take in the view from a terrace and a garden. Additional amenities at this inn include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and wedding services.

  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Outdoor pool
  • Concierge services
  • Laundry facilities
  • Garden
  • Free breakfast
  • Children's pool
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Multilingual staff
  • Picnic area
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Meeting rooms
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wedding services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Free WiFi
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Free self parking
  • Free valet parking
  • Airport transportation - drop-off (surcharge)
  • Terrace
  • Wheelchair accessible – no


Check-in is from 2:00 PM until 10:00 PM. Guests must be at least 18 to check-in.

The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM. 24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

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.

Other details

Satisfy your appetite for lunch or dinner at the inn's restaurant, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast is served daily from 7 AM to 10 AM.

Featured amenities include multilingual staff, laundry facilities, and a safe deposit box at the front desk. A shuttle from the hotel to the airport is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free valet parking is available onsite.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.
Catarata uvita - 3.7 km / 2.3 mi
Playa Hermosa - 4.2 km / 2.6 mi
Punta Uvita - 4.6 km / 2.9 mi
Marino Ballena National Park - 4.9 km / 3.1 mi
Uvita Beach - 4.9 km / 3.1 mi
Playa Colonia - 5.5 km / 3.4 mi
Arco Beach - 7.2 km / 4.5 mi
Playa Ballena - 8.6 km / 5.3 mi
Pinuela Beach - 11.4 km / 7.1 mi
Alturas Wildlife Sanctuary - 12 km / 7.5 mi
Playa Dominicalito - 13.8 km / 8.6 mi
Ventanas Beach - 14.5 km / 9 mi
Tortuga Beach - 16.2 km / 10.1 mi
Playa Dominical - 16.9 km / 10.5 mi
Terraba Sierpe National Wetlands - 18.1 km / 11.3 mi
The preferred airport for Vista Ballena is San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.) - 210.5 km / 130.8 mi

  • 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.

Hotel policies

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • No elevators
  • Pets not allowed
  • Only service animals are allowed
  • Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions

Other charges

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

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 70 per person
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: USD 70
  • Late check-out fee: USD 20 (subject to availability)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.


17 KM al sur de Playa Dominical, Ballena, 60504, Costa Rica