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Hotel Nirvana by the Sea

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Reviewed 13 May 2014

If going on vacations to Costa Rica is paradise, the people of Cabinas Nirvanas made it haven. Some of the difficulties that you may have in the country are easily overstepped, thanks to the owners that try everything to help you. They made me fill as family.

Thank Bruno M
Chicago, IL
Reviewed 22 February 2014

The room was very basic, but okay. I could see daylight through a few small holes in the walls, but there was no bug problem and the room was reasonably clean. My main complaint is the shower. This place says that it has hot water, but the water in the shower was warm for maybe 5 seconds, then cool. Then,...

5Thank mmmokno
Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 28 January 2014

we were lucky to stay one night at cabinas nirvana as its mostly complete. we would loved to stay more nights ... the very nice thing was that even we stayed just for one night the owners treated us like customers who have booked one week. we can confirm that all the previous reviews are correct with their admirable words...

1Thank fclivi
Reviewed 12 January 2014

Travelled around all Costa Rica and this must be the best place value for money I came across ! We even had a sloth coming to eat on the tree right in front of our bungalow . The place is run by a lovely Austrian couple which is always helpful and available for anything you need. Breakfast is also amazing....

4Thank Lauraanjali
Abuja, Nigeria
Reviewed 9 January 2014

My wife and I had a wonderful stay in this comfortable Cabinas. What made our stay of 6 nights even more enjoyable was the excellent hospitality we both received from Yolanda and Sepp. Nothing was too much trouble for any of our requests and any question was met with practical answers showing a good knowledge of the immediate surrounding areas....

2Thank Robin G
Lisbon, Portugal
Reviewed 5 January 2014

My wife and I stayed 5 nights in December at Cabinas Nirvana. Yolanda and Sepp are amazing hostes, polite and welcoming. They advised us about all the tours and how we could go to Punta Uva, Cahuita National Park and other highlights in the region. We booked a bungalow with Kitchen and it was worthy. We had a great time...

2Thank Tiago-TourGuide
Munich, Germany
Reviewed 27 November 2013

great service for a very good price! lovely garden and houses (with hammocks of course :) ). The owners go to great lengths to make sure you have everything you need. lots of great tips about the area and activities and also very helpful with any organization you need to do. i'd especially recommend the snorkeling with the local guide...

2Thank esther k
Mountain View, California
Reviewed 16 November 2013

Cabinas Nirvana is a lovely, peaceful place to stay - the rooms are clean and well-maintained, and look out to a lush garden. The owners are both friendly and thoughtful, and make it easy to find anything you're looking for in town. It's towards the edge of town, which was not a problem since they picked me up and dropped...

1Thank Kam M
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 18 September 2013

Cabinas Nirvana is a little slice of Costa Rican paradise! Yolanda and sepp, the hosts, are extremely welcoming and very helpful, they organised accomodation and buses to our next location for us as we'll as giving us tips and advice on things to do/avoid in Cahuita and all over Costa Rica. We loved watching toucans by the pool in the...

1Thank Brittany K
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 September 2013

This was by far our favourite place we stayed in Costa Rica and it didn't even break the bank! The owners could not have been more helpful and welcoming. The lodges are really nice, each with there own porch area with hammock! There is so much much wildlife within the grounds including monkeys, lizards, various birds and their very own...

2Thank philrwesty

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  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nice and cozy Nirvana by the Sea is a small charming hotel located in Cahuita just 2 minutes from the beach and within 15 minutes walking distance from the Cahuita National Park main entrance in Cahuita. Puerto Viejo is only 30 minutes away. We have rooms and apartments that sleep between 2 to 4 people, same on the ground floor and some on the top floor. The bright rooms are comfortable and decorated with European attention to details and feature private bathroom with hot water shower, closet, mosquito nets over the beds and windows, fan and room safe. The superior rooms are equipped with refrigerator and coffeemaker and the apartments has a kitchen. All accommodations have their own entrance, a private porch with hammock and view to the nice garden where monkeys, sloths, birds and butterflies share our daily routine. We offer our clients personalized attendance, private parking, Wi-Fi, daily room cleaning and laundry service. Credit cards are not accepted. For entertainment and good food, just in front of the beach, you will find several Restaurants that offer breakfast and Caribbean specialties. For your convenience we can assist you in German, French, English, Portuguese and Spanish with information about popular touristic places and interesting sightseeing. If you are looking for peaceful and private accommodation, we are sure you can find it by visiting us. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Nirvana by the Sea

Address: Entr Playa Negra | 100m west from Reggae Bar, Cahuita 70403, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Limon > Cahuita
Price Range: $39 - $81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Hotel Nirvana By The Sea Costa Rica/Cahuita
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in Cahuita
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Cahuita
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“The rooms in the back have a tree where you can view a sloth.”
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