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Hotel Vista de Olas • Mal Pais, Costa Rica

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Escape Kit

  • A Three- ($649), Four- ($759), Five- ($869), Six- ($979), or Seven-Night ($1,079) Stay for Two in a Deluxe Villa
  • ATV Tour for Two to Montezuma Waterfalls
  • Horseback Riding Tour, Surf Lesson, or Zip-Line Canopy Tour for Two with Transportation
  • $30 Dining or Spa Credit
  • Daily Breakfast for Two and One Barbecue Dinner for Two
  • Welcome Happy Hour and Bottle of Wine
  • Combine Vouchers for an Extended Stay
  • After Purchase, Follow Your Voucher's Redemption Instructions to Complete Your Reservation

Past guests rave about the service and natural beauty at this resort—Escape to Malpais and see it for yourself.

The Destination
Stationed on the southern tip of Costa Rica's Nicoya Peninsula, Malpais is a surfer's dream. A place of exquisite tropical beauty, this coastal community boasts enough recreational opportunities to keep even the most adventurous travelers busy for years. Once a strip of sleepy fishing villages, Malpais and its neighboring towns of Santa Teresa and Playa Carmen have recently flourished, garnering international attention for their killer breaks and lush jungles. Plus, there are several good restaurants and even more open-til-dawn bars to satisfy avid night owls.

The Digs
Perched on a peaceful hill, the adults-only Hotel Vista de Olas is surrounded by stunning views of Playa Malpais, Playa Carmen, Santa Teresa, and more. Each of the hotel's five bright yellow villas is tucked away in the jungle, affording guests extra privacy. The accommodations are appointed with California king canopy beds and mosaic tile floors, along with a private porch, an open-sky bathroom, and air-conditioning.

The Diversions
There's no lack of sprawling, white-sand beaches in Malpais, and surfers have taken note. Both on and off the beach, dozens of other endeavors are ripe for the undertaking, too, like waterfall excursions, fishing trips, sailing, yoga, and ATV tours. Your package includes your choice of horseback riding, a zip-line canopy tour, or a surf lesson, but Vista de Olas is happy to arrange additional activities for you. After a full day of exploring, be sure and schedule a massage back at your villa for a relaxing cap to your romantic Escape.

The Details
• Voucher does not include airfare
• 13% taxes, 10% gratuity, 7% surcharge for credit card payments are not included
• Prepare for some true peace and quiet—this property is adults only

  • Vista de Olas is paradise on earth. The staff were exceptional and made you feel like you were at home. They went out of their way to ensure our stay was phenomenal... The sunsets are amazing, and so are the mojitos.

  • Absolutely amazing trip and it was a great deal that was included with the LivingSocial package. It was like no other vacation I have ever had—you have the best of both worlds with the ocean right there and the jungle and the mountains at your fingertips.



escapes 30-day promise

LivingSocial gives you up to 30 days to return your unused voucher for a full refund. Once you've made a reservation, you are subject to the merchant's cancellation and refund policy. If you want to secure your preferred dates of travel, we strongly recommend that you complete reservation with the merchant within 30 days of your purchase—after that, LivingSocial will not issue any refunds.

the fine print

  • Limit 5 per customer, up to 5 additional as gifts; up to 5 vouchers may be combined to extend stay
  • Only valid for stays now through December 1, 2015
  • Book by date: customer must contact merchant by June 30, 2015 to make booking
  • Reservations required and subject to availability
  • Not valid toward existing or room block reservations
  • Voucher includes ATV tour for 2 to Montezuma Waterfalls, horseback riding tour, surf lesson, or zip-line canopy tour for 2 with transportation, $30 dining or spa credit, daily breakfast for 2 and 1 barbecue dinner for 2, welcome happy hour and bottle of wine
  • Voucher does not include airfare
  • Nights must be spent consecutively; all inclusions must be redeemed during 1 stay
  • Voucher valid for 2 guests
  • Merchant cancellation/re-scheduling policy of 30 days in advance of scheduled arrival applies; customer may reschedule dates after booking for an additional charge of 50% of reservation total if changed with 30 to 15 days of arrival; 75% of reservation total if changed within 14 to 8 days of arrival, or 100% of reservation total if changed less than 7 days of arrival
  • 13% sales taxes, 10% gratuity, 7% surcharge for credit card payments made with all major credit cards not included; payable directly to the property
  • Incidental charges, charges for additional services and gratuity at the property are not included
  • Check-in: 2 to 8 p.m. / Checkout: 11 a.m.; early check-in and late check-out are available based on availability. Inquire with merchant at time of booking reservation
  • Other conditions apply • PROMOTIONAL VALUE EXPIRES ON December 1, 2015 • Enjoy By December 1, 2015