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El Encanto Inn

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All reviewsb bhomemade breadcosta ricanational parkthe ownerbest featurehighly recommend it to anyonebeautiful gardenpeaceful stayfrogs and lizardscomfortable roomspata negraenjoyed fresheggs or pancakesfive minute walkswimming poolplenty of hot water
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Reviewed 25 January 2011

Don't bother with this inn. My partner and I stayed there and found it to be mediocre at best. We arrived after staying at the impeccable Playa Negra Guesthouse down the road. They could only accommodate us for three nights so we found this place...More

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Response from cahuitainn, Gerente at El Encanto InnResponded 4 February 2011

Dear Guests, they always say, don't you judge a book by its cover ... We're really sorry you had such a short time with us and did not like us. We do appreciate honesty and one thing caught my eye when you mentionned our breakfast....More

Reviewed 24 January 2011

Bad service, bad breakfast, bad advice (e.g. sent us to a shnorkeling tour instead of diving). Not welcoming. If you decide to go there, please ask for a concrete bungalows close to the (small) swimming pool and not the wooden house behind.

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Reviewed 23 January 2011

My boyfriend and I stayed at El Encanto Inn in October 2010. First off....Cahuita (and the entire Caribbean coast) is off the beaten track, and not full of big, luxury resorts like some other parts of Costa Rica. But you can find small, elegant places...More

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Reviewed 22 January 2011

This is my second time coming to this place this year and I'm so glad I did. The place is so relaxing, the staff is really helpful in everything, we did the snorkeling tour and it was really amazing. Cahuita is such a pretty place,...More

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Reviewed 7 December 2010

We have traveled to Costa Rica twice and are trying to make it an every year occurrence. We stumbled upon El Encanto our first time there and it is now a must to stay there every time we go! The people are lovely, the service...More

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"We enjoyed an upstairs bungalow, but we think any spot would've been great."
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