Villas Alturas

Self Rated: 3.5 out of 5
San Martin Norte, Ballena, Costa Rica
5.0 out of 5 rating 529 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 5.0
Property Details

Property Location

Located in Ballena, Villas Alturas is by the ocean, a 1-minute drive from Alturas Wildlife Sanctuary and 6 minutes from Playa Dominicalito. This resort is 9.1 mi (14.6 km) from Marino Ballena National Park and 9.1 mi (14.6 km) from Uvita Beach.


Make yourself at home in one of the 7 air-conditioned rooms featuring kitchens with refrigerators and stovetops. Rooms have private balconies. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Conveniences include safes and separate sitting areas, and housekeeping is provided daily.


Pamper yourself with onsite massages and body treatments. Additional features at this resort 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).


Grab a bite to eat at Villas Alturas, a poolside restaurant where you can enjoy drinks at the bar/lounge, take in the pool view, and even dine alfresco. You can also stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the poolside bar. A complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast is served daily from 7:30 AM to 9:30 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, multilingual staff, and laundry facilities. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Alturas Wildlife Sanctuary - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Playa Dominicalito - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Playa Hermosa - 6.3 km / 3.9 mi
Playa Dominical - 6.6 km / 4.1 mi
Playa Barú - 8.7 km / 5.4 mi
PlayaGuápil - 11.5 km / 7.1 mi
Playa Hatillo - 13.3 km / 8.3 mi
Catarata uvita - 13.4 km / 8.3 mi
Marino Ballena National Park - 14.6 km / 9.1 mi
Uvita Beach - 14.6 km / 9.1 mi
Punta Uvita - 15.1 km / 9.4 mi
Playa Colonia - 15.4 km / 9.5 mi
Linda Beach - 17 km / 10.5 mi
Arco Beach - 17.2 km / 10.7 mi
Playa Ballena - 18.2 km / 11.3 mi

The nearest airports are:
San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.) - 198.7 km / 123.4 mi
Quepos (XQP) - 44.9 km / 27.9 mi

The preferred airport for Villas Alturas is San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.).

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 11am.
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 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.

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 5 PM.
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in.

Important Information

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

  • 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.

  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

  • -Free self parking
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Wedding services
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Poolside bar
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Concierge services
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Spa treatment room(s)
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Terrace
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • -Spa services on site
  • -Pool umbrellas
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Beach shuttle (surcharge)
  • -Restaurant
  • -Garden
  • -Picnic area
  • -Meeting rooms
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking
  • -Wheelchair accessible – no