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  • Excellent56%
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  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 19 July 2011

That's how it feels. Even though there are several bungalows, they ar e laid out in such a way you feel you are swinging in a hammock on the porch of your very own private jungle bungalow. The bungalows are perfect. Nothing pretentious, just so...More

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Reviewed 8 July 2011

truly a cozy Lodge with great bed and confortable linens ( 100% cotton ), cozy bungalos with very spacious and confortable baths, nice rain forest showers and safe box. Fells like in a Mayan sanctuary. Great pool and gardens. The restaurant is amazing! great quality...More

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Reviewed 21 June 2011

I loved the Shawandha Lodge. Everything about it worked for me... wonderful cabins, amazing fresh fruit for breakfast, caring staff. I was in the area for a few days to see howler monkeys and sloths, and was just thrilled when the howlers arrived right across...More

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Reviewed 13 June 2011

We found our stay at Shawandha to be relaxing, and unforgettable! We had wild howler monkees in the trees above our room, which definitely added to the ambience that Shawadha boasts of. It is a beautiful property- well maintained, and offers a new pool. The...More

1  Thank abeecat
Reviewed 13 June 2011

Our first trip to Costa Rica and we wanted to stay somewhere off the beaten path... this was it..simple elegance! Beauty in the jungle, fine food, wonderful hosts always ready to help and provide inside tips. Howler and white faced monkeys are you new best...More

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Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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US$150 - US$191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#4 Family Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
#6 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$150 - US$191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Family Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
#6 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
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thethom2017
7 September 2017|
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Response from FernandaHS |
around 4 1/2 by car
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waw111
18 August 2017|
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Response from BronB | Reviewed this property |
Hi I probably wont help you very much - we booked our stay through an agent. However the staff at the hotel speak good English so I'd recommend phoning them as a safer alternative maybe. We loved our stay at this hotel... More
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DDV49
3 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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"All lovely bungalows in the grounds"
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"room 13 is the best. Away from it all."
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"Each room is unique"
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"Seems room 11 and 14 are the ones!"
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