Hotel Villas Gaia

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
35KM al Sur de Dominical, En playa de Osa, Ballena, Costa Rica

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Property Details

Property Location

When you stay at Hotel Villas Gaia in Ballena, you'll be next to a golf course, within a 5-minute drive of Tortuga Beach and Uvita Beach. This family-friendly hotel is 6.4 mi (10.3 km) from Marino Ballena National Park and 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Pinuela Beach.


Make yourself at home in one of the 14 individually decorated guestrooms. Your Select Comfort bed comes with premium bedding. Rooms have private furnished balconies. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms have showers and complimentary toiletries.


Pamper yourself with onsite massages or take in the view from a terrace and a garden. Additional features at this Art Deco hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge). Getting to the surf and sand is a breeze with the beach shuttle (surcharge).


Enjoy a meal at the restaurant, or stay in and take advantage of the hotel's room service (during limited hours). Relax with a refreshing drink from the poolside bar or one of the 2 bars/lounges. For your convenience, a complimentary breakfast is served daily from 7 AM to 9 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, dry cleaning/laundry services, and multilingual staff. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available on request), and free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Pinuela Beach - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Arco Beach - 2.6 km / 1.6 mi
Ventanas Beach - 3.8 km / 2.4 mi
Tortuga Beach - 4.8 km / 3 mi
Uvita Beach - 4.9 km / 3 mi
Terraba Sierpe National Wetlands - 7.7 km / 4.8 mi
Catarata uvita - 10.3 km / 6.4 mi
Punta Uvita - 10.3 km / 6.4 mi
Marino Ballena National Park - 10.3 km / 6.4 mi
El Pavón Waterfall - 12.7 km / 7.9 mi
Alturas Wildlife Sanctuary - 20.7 km / 12.9 mi
Ciudad Cortes Central Park - 27.8 km / 17.3 mi
Palmar Norte Park - 35.2 km / 21.8 mi
Palmar Sur Park - 35.6 km / 22.1 mi
Nauyaca Waterfalls - 36.3 km / 22.5 mi

The preferred airport for Hotel Villas Gaia is San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.) - 217.9 km / 135.4 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit 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.
Airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

Know Before You Go

  • 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.


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 7000.0 per night

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

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