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    Nepenthe B&B

    | 100 M East And 1.6 Km From The School, El Castillo, Arenal Volcano National Park, Costa Rica
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    • Excellent64%
    • Very good25%
    • Average8%
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    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 26 May 2015

    My fiance and I stayed at this establishment for a few nights at the end of our trip to Costa Rica. As it was July and the low season, we were the only guests. Regardless, we were treated wonderfully and the staff was very attentive,...More

    Thank Birdman27000
    Reviewed 11 May 2015

    Absolutely incredible! The view was breathtaking, the manager, Augustine, was extremely kind and helpful. The restaurant on site, with Chef Benedict, served some of the best food I've ever had. Highly recommend going to the Arenal National Park; stunning views and gorgeous nature. I cannot...More

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    Reviewed 29 April 2015

    We stayed here on our trip to Costa Rica right after getting engaged. It's a bit of a drive to get there, especially the last bit, but totally worth it at the end. An incredible view, lovely porch and pool, hot tub, great food, and...More

    Thank sibaumann
    Reviewed 7 April 2015

    We stayed at Nepenthe for four to five days. The weather was clearly not on our side, so we got a lot of water on our heads! Nevertheless, even with that weather, we could still enjoy the peaceful scenery around us. It's not easy to...More

    Thank Sophie K
    Reviewed 5 April 2015 via mobile

    Beautiful room with wild hummingbirds feeding in the hedge outside. Fantastic views over Lake Arenal from the rooms and the infinity pool, even in a tropical downpour! Well worth the steep, bumpy access track to get there.

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
    • Spa
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$76 - US$115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • El Castillo
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    Response from Donna M | Reviewed this property |
    I believe there is a small safe but can't swear to it. We had no problems with theft and don't think there is any such problem there. I have a habit of leaving a couple of dollars on my pillow for the maid and it wasn't... More
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    "Rooms 1-3 open directly to the pool and view. Room 3 adjacent to kitchen, some noise in morning may disturb..."
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    "Cabinas for privacy perhaps but the single rooms wonderful also."
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    "Unless I am coming to stay, take the end room of the main house."
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    "All rooms have a great view, rooms 1 & 2 are closest to the pool."
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