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Hotel Bula Bula - Tamarindo

3 star Hotel Tamarindo

Palm Beach Estates - Tamarindo

Price starting from CRC 76965.83

Welcome to Hotel Bula Bula!

You will want to pack your swimsuit and towel as this hotel features an outdoor pool. Outfitted with a bar/lounge, you'll find the perfect place to have a drink. Enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner at this 3-star Playa Grande hotel's restaurant where you're sure to find something to suit your taste.

Staff are available at the front desk during limited hours. Free Wi-Fi is provided. Other amenities include concierge services.

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Book by phone 1-877-214-4288
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Breakfast at Hotel Bula Bula

A free full breakfast is served each morning.

Facilities at Hotel Bula Bula

  • Bar
  • Restaurant/Dining
  • Multilingual staff
  • Concierge
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Children swimming pool
  • Shuttle service from and/or to the airport
  • Free parking
  • Internet/Email services

Know before you go

  • 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.
  • 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.

Check-in: between 3 PM and 10 PM.

Check-out: before 11 AM.

The front desk is open daily from 10 PM - 7 AM
There is no after-hours reception at this property. Guests arriving late won't be able to check in until the next morning. The reception desk closes at 4 PM on Monday. If arriving after 4 PM on Monday or after 10 PM on Tuesday - Sunday, guests must contact the property prior to arrival to receive late check-in instructions. Check-in after 11 PM is not allowed. Contact information is provided on the confirmation page received after booking.


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel 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.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

City tax and/or any other fees charged by the hotel

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

  • Airport shuttle fee: CRC 40000 per vehicle (one way)
  • Rollaway bed fee: CRC 12500 per night

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

Renovation and closures

The following facilities are closed seasonally each year. They will be closed from 13 September to 3 November:
  • One of the dining venues

Hotel Bula Bula is also known as

Bula Playa Grande

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Room Details

Hotel Bula Bula has 10 guest rooms. Rooms open onto lanais. Guests can kick back at the end of a busy day and enjoy TVs with premium cable channels and DVD players. Corporate travelers visiting the Tamarindo area will benefit from free wireless high-speed Internet access as well as safes.

Guest rooms are individually decorated, making each stay a unique experience. Private bathrooms are outfitted with showers. Refrigerators, coffee/tea makers and complimentary bottled water can be found in each room to accommodate basic traveling needs. Rooms also include air conditioning and ceiling fans.

Irons/ironing boards and hair dryers can be provided on request.

Accommodation Services

  • Air conditioning
  • Mini fridge
  • Coffee and tea maker
  • Ironing facilities on request
  • Safe
  • Hairdryer on request
  • DVD player
  • Cable TV
  • Fan
  • Wireless Internet access

Distances from Hotel Bula Bula

Tamarindo Beach - 1.7 km / 1 mi
Grande Beach - 2.3 km / 1.4 mi
Las Baulas de Guanacaste National Marine Park - 4.4 km / 2.8 mi
Hacienda Pinilla Golf Course - 7.3 km / 4.5 mi
Conchal Beach - 9.7 km / 6 mi
Avellana Beach - 10.1 km / 6.3 mi
Playa Brasilito - 10.9 km / 6.8 mi
Monkey Park - 12.8 km / 8 mi
Flamingo Beach - 13.5 km / 8.4 mi
Callejones Beach - 15 km / 9.3 mi
Blanca Beach - 15.6 km / 9.7 mi
Penca Beach - 17.2 km / 10.7 mi
Junquillal Beach - 17.9 km / 11.1 mi
Ocotal Beach - 28 km / 17.4 mi
Haras del Mar Equestrian Center - 29.4 km / 18.2 mi
The preferred airport for Hotel Bula Bula is Liberia (LIR-Daniel Oduber Intl.) - 45 km / 28 mi.

Distances are calculated in a straight line from the property's location to the point of interest or airport and may not reflect actual travel distance.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Transportation services Hotel Bula Bula

  • Shuttle service from and/or to the airport
  • Free parking