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La Ponderosa Beach and Jungle Resort

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“laid back”(6 reviews)
“costa rica”(11 reviews)
“walking trails”(3 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This quiet beach town is just what we needed after a hectic holiday season! La Ponderosa was the perfect place to stay - with all the amenities we needed -- including delicious meals to order and great recommendations about great local things to do and...More

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Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Angie and Marshall are fabulous hosts. Accommodations were awesome, the grounds and pool were beautiful and well maintained. Breakfast, lunch and dinner were all delicious. Service outstanding! Whether your surfing or relaxing, my family and I highly recommend La Ponderosa!

Thank Sean K
Response from pavones, Owner at La Ponderosa Beach and Jungle ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. I'm pleased to know that you enjoyed the accommodations, property and meals and thanks for the recommendation. We hope to see you again. pura vida, Angie

Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

My first trip to Costa Rica and I feel like I hit a homerun. Marshal and Angie were very helpful and have built a beautiful hotel set in the lush jungle of pavones. The gardens and walking trails are fantastic and the volcanic sand beaches...More

Thank Todd S
Response from pavones, Owner at La Ponderosa Beach and Jungle ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

You are welcome! We really appreciate your review and recommendation and are happy to hear that you enjoyed the property and accommodations. Our goal is that guests leave wanting to return, we hope to see you again next season. pura vida, Angie

Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Definitely the best place I've ever stayed. Totally stoked on our visit. Marshall and Angie The rooms were amazing, Comfy beds, Ac, Wifi, Cable tv. Such good food and amazing people at such a good price you can't beat it. There are so many options...More

Thank Tgermain
Response from pavones, Owner at La Ponderosa Beach and Jungle ResortResponded 20 September 2017

Thanks for your review and recommendation, I'm thrilled that you liked the accommodations and meals. It is great for us to hear that you had a good time surfing Pavones and enjoyed the other activities too! It is important to us that guests not only...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Pavones is a hidden gem if you are really wanting to super chill, away from it all in one of the most beautiful places in the world. The beach is fab for surfing. Angela and Marshall were great in providing support on where to go...More

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Response from pavones, Owner at La Ponderosa Beach and Jungle ResortResponded 20 September 2017

You are right, Pavones is a "hidden gem" and we have yet to find any other place in the world that we like as much as Pavones. It is at the end of the road so only those willing to make the trek get to...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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US$60 - US$125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
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Price range
US$60 - US$125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
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"We loved the Toucan room, but really all rooms looked great"
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"They all good andmeach is unique. Website is accirate"
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"Overall, The resort is very quiet, there is a little road noise from passing vehicles but even that was..."
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"safe and comfortable, tropical paradise near the best surf spot."
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