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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“costa rica”(43 reviews)
“the owner”(23 reviews)
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
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3 Star Hotel
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All reviewscosta ricathe ownerprivate path to the beachlush groundsfresh fruitnice poolceiling fanloved this hotelnatural surroundingsan incredible experiencefront porchpoison dart frogsthree nightsbungalowwildlifejunglemonkeys
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

I liked this place but it seems like no one was trying to make it special. We stayed for three nights and hardly saw anyone else except for a few other people at dinner. The bungalow was clean but we could have used a small...More

2  Thank Freebie1948
Reviewed 4 April 2018

We stayed here 4 nights with our two kids. It's rustic, but that's what we were looking for. The restaurant was excellent for included breakfast and for dinners, and the front desk staff were helpful. We enjoyed the beach across the street.

Thank Elizabeth L
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Lovely staff, very helpful, but no sense of a management hands on presence. Beautiful well maintained gardens but property needs some vitality and upgrades for the price it charges. Mattresses and lounge cushions very thin, uncomfortable; actually could feel the coil of a spring in...More

1  Thank ELESESCAPE_B_AND_B
Reviewed 14 February 2018

Beautiful quiet hotel in wonderful grounds 200 m by private track to the beach. Lovely bungalow rooms. Breakfast excellent . Dinner superb. Excellent chef. Food is French style with Carribean flavours. Wonderful ambience Plenty of wildlife in the grounds. Bowler monkeys will wake you up...More

Thank tony-travller
Reviewed 7 February 2018

We stayed 2 nights at the hotel . It is well situated a little bit outside town. The staff is very nice and the breakfast is very good. You get a nice platter with fresh fruit that is really delicious! The downside of the hotel...More

Thank miekeVienna
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$134 - US$153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Family Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
#6 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$134 - US$153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Family Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
#6 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (370)
Room & Suite (224)
Pool & Beach (77)
Dining (64)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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thethom2017
7 September 2017|
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Response from FernandaHS |
around 4 1/2 by car
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waw111
19 August 2017|
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Response from BronB | Reviewed this property |
Hi I probably wont help you very much - we booked our stay through an agent. However the staff at the hotel speak good English so I'd recommend phoning them as a safer alternative maybe. We loved our stay at this hotel... More
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DDV49
4 August 2016|
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Response from AmandaV45 | Reviewed this property |
About 500 meters, there is a walking path right across the street thru trees Sometimes you will find monkeys or macaws flying over.
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"All lovely bungalows in the grounds"
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"room 13 is the best. Away from it all."
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"Each room is unique"
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"Seems room 11 and 14 are the ones!"
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