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Get an overview of this hotelResort with private beach, full-service spa

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
On private beach
Outdoor pool
Business center

Location

Located in Avellanas Beach, this beachfront resort is next to a golf course, 0.7 mi (1.1 km) from Hacienda Pinilla Golf Course, and within 20 mi (32 km) of Playa Brasilito and Grande Beach. Conchal Beach and Flamingo Beach are also within 20 mi (32 km).

Resort Features

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.

Room Amenities

All 310 soundproofed rooms feature WiFi and iPod docks. For a bit of entertainment, LCD TVs come with cable channels, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches like bathrobes and slippers.

JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort and Spa

Renovations & Closures

The property will be renovating from 01 November 2017 to 01 December 2017 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:
  • Dining venue
During renovations, the resort will make every effort to minimize noise and disturbance.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Simply walk outside to smell the salt air and watch the ocean waves from the sand beach. 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 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 spa tub, a steam room, and a fitness center. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

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

  • Express check-in 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Children's club 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 
  • Business center 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free self parking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Computer station 
  • On private beach 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 671 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 4 
  • Terrace 
  • Hair salon 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Concierge services 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Conference center 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Total number of rooms - 310 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 3 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Conference space 
  • Meeting rooms 4 
  • Year Built 2009 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Steam room 
  • Sauna 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Number of restaurants - 6 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 7223 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Beach towels 
  • Spa tub 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Wedding services 
  • Garden 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • On private beach  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Soundproofed rooms  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: ,

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Free self parking, Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium bedding 
  • Balcony 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • Phone 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Slippers 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • LCD TV 
  • iPod docking station 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Cable TV service 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Wired Internet access (surcharge) 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6:30 AM and 10:30 AM.

Tamarine - Overlooking the pool and garden, this restaurant specializes in Asian cuisine and serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Open daily.

Mansita - This theme restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Open daily.

Sabanero - Overlooking the pool, this fine-dining restaurant serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Reservations are required. Open daily.

Azul Grill - This beachfront restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Open daily.

Nau Lounge - Overlooking the pool and garden, this sports bar specializes in sushi and serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a private beach, a sauna, and a fitness center.

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

  • Golf driving range on site 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Golf lessons on site 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Volleyball on site 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Windsurfing on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 

Spa Services

JW Marriott Spa has 18 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Massages are available on the beach and in the spa; other services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, and Swedish massages. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub, a steam room, and Turkish bath/hammam. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and hydrotherapy.

  • Number of treatment rooms 18 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Massages on beach 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body treatments 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Thai massage 
  • Massages 

Accessibility

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

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour 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.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

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.
Only service animals are allowed
Guests must contact this hotel in advance to reserve a crib (infant bed). Please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 15 and USD 30 per person (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
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • JW Marriott Guanacaste Pinilla
  • JW Marriott Guanacaste Resort Pinilla

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport. Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. 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.


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