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I should say first, that I made this reservation based 100% on trip advisor reviews... And as always, I was not led astray. Resort was beautiful - grounds are meticulously cared for, swimming pool is cleaned on a daily basis, cottage was awesome!!! We stayed...More
We echo the views of the previous reviewers. A beautiful location and garden and excellent service from Pierre and Marione.
We took one of the small rooms in the main building but it was comfortable and adequate.
Its had a nice balcony where we could...More
We started our family vacation to Costa Rica in Cahuita and spent four nights in the Playa Negra Guesthouse. The place is a wonderful oasis in the djungle, a 10-15 min walk from the centre of Cahuita. The perfectly clean rooms are elegantly furnished with...More
I read all the great reviews of Playa Negra Guesthouse before our trip - and our experience lived up to the positive reviews and then some. It has the just the right blend of being off the beaten path yet convenient and comfortable. The grounds...More
This place is perfect. Across the street from the beach, but has its own beautifully landscaped grounds with a pool. Large iguanas, many birds, and tree frogs can be see right on the premises. The rooms are spacious, bright, an airy. The guesthouse is located...More
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
US$70 - US$114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Star rating provided by Expedia.
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Smoking rooms available
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Arenal is about 90 kms northwest of San José; Cahuita to San José is about a 3½ hour drive. I would easily add another 2 hours to get to Arenal and this if traffic is good! A better option is to stay in Alajuela first, visit... More
Arenal is about 90 kms northwest of San José; Cahuita to San José is about a 3½ hour drive. I would easily add another 2 hours to get to Arenal and this if traffic is good! A better option is to stay in Alajuela first, visit the volcano and then head to Cahuita. Going to Poás Volcano is also a great option. You can stop off at the Doka coffee plantation and the La Paz waterfalls/ animal sanctuary. Very interesting!We stayed in San José in order to do this excursion. We hired a guide and went by minivan. Good luck.
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Sorry, I don't know the answer. We had rented a car because we planned to travel to various parts of the country while we were there. If you've already made arrangements to stay at Playa Negra, you could try to reach out to... More
Sorry, I don't know the answer. We had rented a car because we planned to travel to various parts of the country while we were there. If you've already made arrangements to stay at Playa Negra, you could try to reach out to the owners Marise and Pierre. And give them my best!!
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"Possibly a second floor room on the main building would be cooler...but I'd get a room elsewhere with AC!"