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    Hotel Shawandha Lodge

    Playa Chiquita, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 7304, Costa Rica
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    Reviewed 23 February 2011

    The lodge was beautiful, we just ate breakfast there, but well presented It states breakfast at 7:am but it was 7:30 before staff waited on guests. We had a small child and they have dogs that do not like children, it would have been nice...More

    Thank Sofabutton
    Reviewed 13 February 2011

    Great place with a private beach trail to the Caribbean ocean and the bungalow sits right in the jungle but has all the amenities needed for a relaxed vacation!

    Thank Sethster19
    Reviewed 3 February 2011

    I have to say that the staff at the Shawanda Lodge was the nicest/friendilest I've encountered in awhile. Maria, Caleb, Mau and the rest of the staff awesome. All the food was 5 star. This was the most relaxing, beautiful setting. All the gorunds were...More

    Thank mliz843
    Reviewed 3 February 2011

    We had never experienced anything like Shawanda as we mostly travel in more mainstream tourist locales. My brother took us there last Spring and we fell in love with the natural elegance and style of the place. Our open air cottage was elegant, comfortable, &...More

    Thank kayakgma
    Reviewed 30 January 2011

    Excellent service and a breakfast of fresh fruit, eggs and perfect coffee amid blooming flowers and jungle sounds.

    Thank boteti
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Breakfast included
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    • US$134 - US$158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #4 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
    • #5 Family Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
    • #6 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    • Location
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    • Province of Limon >
    • Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
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    • Hotel Shawandha Puerto Viejo ,
    • Hotel Shawandha Lodge Costa Rica/Limon
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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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    Annie L
    18 May 2016|
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    Response from silkfunkybrit | Reviewed this property |
    Hi! I was there last week and I can tell you the reception area is more or less empty and definately quiet,I made a whats app call to my dad in the UK and could hear him clearly with no cutting out issues,There is wifi in... More
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    "Seems room 11 and 14 are the ones!"
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    "room 13 and 14 are away from it all."
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