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Santa Cruz, California
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 June 2016

We were walk ins for one night on a month long stay in Costa Rica and we were graciously accommodated in a beautiful room looking out at the ocean with AC (which was a real plus after being weeks in the south with only fans or not - and we are not sissies). A wonderful cooked breakfast on the porch... More 

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Troutman, North Carolina
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Reviewed 26 January 2016

We were fortunate enough to stay at Dreamy Contentment in January, 2016, during the high season. There are so many wonderful things to say about Dreamy Contentment and its owner, Carmen, that I don’t know where to begin. The property contains the main house, a bungalow over the garage and a lower bungalow. We stayed in the lower bungalow in... More 

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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 10 January 2016

This bungalow is all you need for an extended stay on the beach. We had a reservation error with a neighboring hotel, and Dreamy Contentment work with us to make sure we were taken care of on our honeymoon. Upon arrival we received a bottle of champagne and some chocolate along with some other wonderful freebies. The room has a... More 

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Washington DC
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

Just spent 3 nights there during our week long stay in Costa Rica. If you want quiet, seclusion, peacefulness- look no further. Waking up to monkeys in the trees, watching a pair of toucans sing to one another, star gazing at night where the sky is so black you can see the Milky Way band. The delightful owner Carmen even... More 

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Bartlett, Tennessee
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Reviewed 15 November 2015

My wife and I came with a friend and stayed in the two bungalows. The location is very remote but in a small enough town with basic amenities. I even got a haircut from a wonderful local lady.There are also two small groceries if you need food close by. Carmen (CJ) is an amazing host. She cares so much about... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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Reviewed 29 March 2015

Facility is within walking distance to a very unpopulated beach. The rooms were very cosy and accommodating with good amenities. Very quiet, peaceful, and affordable. Only complaint: the mango trees on-site had shed a lot of their fruits and they were rotting on the ground causing a bit of a smell issue.

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Gallup, New Mexico
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Reviewed 2 September 2014

We spent two nights here while we explored the beautiful surroundings. The beach is very beautiful. At times we had it all to ourselves. The cabins were well stocked. Everything you need if you want to cook some meals on your own. The grounds were very beautiful. Very peaceful sitting on the patio enjoying a glass of wine.

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Kansas City, Missouri
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Reviewed 20 January 2014 via mobile

This was the best place we stayed by far and was the best value as well! Two beautiful cabins, one with patio and hammock, one with balcony, both in sight and hearing of the gorgeous uncrowded beach. So many places I looked at on line gave the impression they were near the beach, then when you get there you find... More 

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Reviewed 24 February 2012

We have stayed at Dreamy Contentment many times now over the past 4 years. We love this place!! It is in a remote little beach community that makes it so special. When out on the beach it is like something out of a movie - it is hard to believe that at times you are the only one on the... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Dreamy Contentment is beachfront on the South Pacific side of Costa Rica. We are a pristine beach reserved for the world traveler. This beach was rated in top 20 by CNN. We have wildlife, flora and fauna and enough hammocks! Our bungalows have fully stocked kitchens, private verandas and queen beds. Rates start at $90 in the high season. As about our lower priced backpackers room. Pura Vida! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dreamy Contentment

Address: Playa Matapalo | Central Pacific region, north of Dominical, south of Quepos, Playa Matapalo, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Playa Matapalo
Price Range: RM365 - RM2,005 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“Top floor bungalow has a view of the beach from the porch.”
 of 5 bubbles EeeZeeEee, 14 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Very noisy during high tide, so just enjoy it.”
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