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Playa Negra Guesthouse

600 reviews
Traveller (333)
Room & Suite (323)
Pool & Beach (115)
  • Excellent94%
  • Very good3%
  • Average1%
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  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
2.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 6 June 2012

The facility is really a little tropical paradise. It offers rooms and cabinas (bungolows). We stayed in two different rooms over a couple of days. Both were perfectly equipped with fridge, coffee-maker. Everything is in top condition, each unit has its own privat terrace, there...More

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Reviewed 1 June 2012

The experience my girlfriend and I had at Playa Negra Guesthouse was outstanding. We took the bus in from San Jose and after getting our bearings out of the bus station, we were able to walk to the hotel in no more than 20 minutes....More

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Reviewed 26 May 2012

We found this hotel under B & B's in Cahuita, it was number 1 and sounded exactly what we were after, so booked to stay for 3 nights, and what a stay it was. We were greeted by Dolly and Pepper (the owners dogs) and...More

Thank canoz86
Reviewed 24 May 2012 via mobile

We are leaving after staying three days in Cahuita. First off, the hotel is located right across the street from the Playa Negra beach which is awesome. The rooms are spacious, clean, and the service...Amazing. The managers even offered to drive us to Puerto Viejo...More

Thank Nickbruin
Reviewed 15 May 2012

It's a lovely place to stay. Just 5 minutes from Cahuita town. We hired a bike and it was easy to get around and explore the area. The hotel has different bungalows hidden behind a wild scenery full of plants. Beach is just one minute....More

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice
2017 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Outdoor pool
Price range
US$70 - US$174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Price range
US$70 - US$174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Traveller (333)
Room & Suite (323)
Pool & Beach (115)
Dining (3)
Hotel & Grounds (254)
Family and Play Areas (5)
Bathroom (3)
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25 March 2017|
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Response from Franciny C | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have a few breakfast options.
Lori A
16 June 2016|
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Response from gyo2014 | Reviewed this property |
Arenal is about 90 kms northwest of San José; Cahuita to San José is about a 3½ hour drive. I would easily add another 2 hours to get to Arenal and this if traffic is good! A better option is to stay in Alajuela first, visit... More
4 May 2016|
Response from Stephanie H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know the answer. We had rented a car because we planned to travel to various parts of the country while we were there. If you've already made arrangements to stay at Playa Negra, you could try to reach out to... More
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"Possibly a second floor room on the main building would be cooler...but I'd get a room elsewhere with AC!"
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"All the view from all the room are nice ! You always have something nice to see :)"
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"You really can't go wrong in any room of this amazing resort. Highly recommended!!"
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"Cottages are private and have kitchens."
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