Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly hotel with 2 outdoor pools and free breakfast

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free self parking
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Laundry facilities

Location

Located by the ocean, this family-friendly hotel is 3.1 mi (5 km) from Marino Ballena National Park and 5.7 mi (9.2 km) from Marino Ballena National Park. Ciudad Cortes Central Park and Centro Turístico Cataratas Nauyaca are also within 20 mi (32 km).

Hotel Features

This smoke-free hotel features 2 outdoor pools, a restaurant, and 2 bars/lounges. Free breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a poolside bar, spa services, and a children's pool.

Room Amenities

All 14 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and Select Comfort beds. Other amenities available to guests include furnished balconies, sitting areas, and room service.

 Guest Highlights

Our Guests Love
  • Praiseworthy beach
  • Top-notch restaurant on site
  • Breakfast
  • Pool
  • Helpful staff

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Villas Gaia features 2 outdoor swimming pools and a children's pool. The hotel offers a restaurant. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include 2 bars/lounges and a poolside bar. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. Wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This Art Deco hotel also offers spa services, a library, and a terrace. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request) and a beach shuttle. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Hotel Villas Gaia is a smoke-free property.

  • Library 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Restaurant 
  • Year Built 1996 
  • Free self parking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Children's pool 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Concierge services 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Total number of rooms - 14 
  • Number of floors - 1 
  • Wedding services 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Garden 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium bedding 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Furnished balcony 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Shower only 
  • In-room safe 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Sleep Number by Select Comfort mattress 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

A complimentary breakfast is served each morning between 7 AM and 9 AM.

Hotel Villas Gaia has a restaurant serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool.

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

  • Ecotours on site 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 

Spa Services

  • Massages 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for CRC 7000 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets stay free

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit 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.
Pets allowed (no fees)
24-hour check-in

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: CRC 120000 per vehicle (roundtrip)
  • Rollaway bed fee: CRC 7000 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Hotel Villas Gaia
  • Hotel Villas Gaia Ballena
  • Villas Gaia Ballena

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.


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