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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“costa rica”(20 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Family Rooms
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed April 7, 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 April 5, 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.

Thank jezb65
Reviewed April 1, 2015

This was 1 of out 5 hotels we stayed at in CR. Overall, the stay was wonderful. You can’t beat the view (best view for our trip). The place is very tranquil with no sound of traffic. You get woken up by the birds and...More

Thank Il0vekitties
Reviewed March 17, 2015

We ´ve spent a few ninghts here ..in fact the most worst road to get somewhere in costa rica is definitely here! That s the black point.. But.. The room is Nice.. What we didn t like that much is the kind of breakfast where...More

1  Thank Martina Z
Reviewed February 24, 2015

Definitely spring for the 4x4 if you're coming here. Also recommend staying in the lower level Cabinas as they're more private and have the best views. Agustin the manager was super helpful in recommending activities and restaurants in the area (the best being right on...More

Thank beataffinity
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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Hot Tub
Spa
Details
Price range
US$53 - US$146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$53 - US$146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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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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"Every room has a great view of the lake."
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"great views, relaxing"
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"3 rooms at the back from which I guess the view is on the forest and not on the lake; rooms at the front with..."
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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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