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Esencia Hotel & Villas

3-star Hotel with Snorkeling

2 Km North Of Cruce De Playa Carmen, Santa Teresa 50201

+506 2640 0420
Very good

based on 283 reviews


per night

About Esencia Hotel & Villas, Santa Teresa

Value for money
Situated near the beach, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Carmen Beach and Santa Teresa Beach. Cocal Beach and Hermosa Beach are also within 2 miles (3 km).

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Superior Rooms - Mountain view


$103 totalBooking.com
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Double Rooms - River view


$101 totalBooking.com
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King Rooms - Courtyard view
1 king bed

1 king bed



$118 totalDespegar
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Queen Rooms - City view
1 twin bed

1 twin bed



$97 total123Milhas
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Other Rooms - Ocean view


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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Snorkeling
  • Outdoor pool
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Free parking
  • Free toiletries
  • Internet
  • Spa

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Physical distancing rules
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Safe
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces


  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchenware
  • Stovetop
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Dining area
  • Kitchenette


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Fan
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans

Things to do

  • Beach access
  • Fishing
  • Scuba diving
  • Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Horse riding


  • Family rooms
  • Seating area
  • Garden view
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Pool view
  • Storage available


  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom

Services and conveniences

  • Ticket service
  • Car rental
  • Safety deposit box
  • Room service
  • Tour desk

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free parking
  • Private parking
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)


  • Minibar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Dining table

Pool and spa

  • Massage
  • Spa
  • Outdoor pool


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Garden

Accessibility and suitability

  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Private entrance

Media and entertainment

  • Shared lounge/TV area


  • Desk

Family friendly

  • Playground

Places of interest near Esencia Hotel & Villas

Attractions in Santa Teresa, Costa Rica curated by momondo

Esencia Hotel & Villas location: 2 Km North Of Cruce De Playa Carmen, Santa Teresa 50201

Top landmarks

Playa Santa Teresa0.2 mi

Esencia Hotel & Villas Reviews

Very goodBased on 283 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Helpful staff and comfy beds! (in 16 reviews)
  • The pool was great. (in 11 reviews)
  • nice staff very close to the beach. (in 11 reviews)

Esencia Hotel & Villas room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 2:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • How does Esencia Hotel & Villas compare to other 3 star hotels in Santa Teresa?

    In Santa Teresa, 3 star hotels have average nightly rates of $118. Esencia Hotel & Villas is $41 cheaper than the city average at just $77/night.

  • How far is Esencia Hotel & Villas from Tambor?

    The drive from Tambor to Esencia Hotel & Villas will take you about 36min depending on traffic, with a distance of 12.3 mi. Hotels located in more populated areas may see vastly more traffic which will add to your travel time.

  • What is the best way to get to Esencia Hotel & Villas from Tambor?

    A very popular option for travelers staying at Esencia Hotel & Villas would be to take a taxi or ridesharing service from Tambor directly to the hotel.

  • Are there food options at Esencia Hotel & Villas?

    One of the easiest dining options for Santa Teresa guests staying in Esencia Hotel & Villas is to get room service, which is available to all hotel guests.

  • Does Esencia Hotel & Villas have a pool?

    Esencia Hotel & Villas does have a pool on site that hotel guests may use. Be advised that hotels typically have rules associated with pool usage. momondo would advise you to check with the front desk before taking a swim.

  • What is the phone number for Esencia Hotel & Villas?

    If you have questions or concerns about your stay at Esencia Hotel & Villas, call +506 2640 0420 to speak with a front desk representative.

  • Does Esencia Hotel & Villas have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Esencia Hotel & Villas has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What time is check-out for Esencia Hotel & Villas?

    For Esencia Hotel & Villas, the required check-out time is 11:00 AM. Check-in may be available from 2:00 PM. Any special requests should be made with the concierge.

  • How much is a room at Esencia Hotel & Villas?

    $100/night is a good average price right now, and some users have even reported deals that start from only $75/night. However, prices can change based on the time of year you’re booking, the type of room you prefer, etc. Fill in the form above to get deals for your trip.

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