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Hotel Shawandha Lodge

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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“howler monkeys”(43 reviews)
“costa rica”(44 reviews)
“the owner”(23 reviews)
Free Internet
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Breakfast included
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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3.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewshowler monkeyscosta ricathe ownerprivate path to the beachlush groundsfresh fruitnice poolceiling fannatural surroundingsan incredible experiencefront porchsan josejungle paradiseeach morningbreakfast was includedclamsbungalow
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Reviewed 29 January 2011

Excellent service and a breakfast of fresh fruit, eggs and perfect coffee amid blooming flowers and jungle sounds.

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Reviewed 3 January 2011

In general Shawanda was ok. About the Breakfast, it was very good! It is a little far away from Puerto Viejo, but if you have a car, that is no problem, or if not, you can always rent a bike... If you want to go...More

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Reviewed 2 January 2011

I just returned from spending a week at the Shawandha Lodge. This lodge is very special. The bungalows are on beautiful grounds with lush landscaping. We saw wildlife such as monkeys, colored finches, and sloths right in front of our bungalow. Our bungalow was basic,...More

Thank Jenakacirce
Reviewed 28 December 2010

We loved our stay at Shawandha! The Bungalows were absolutely beautiful. The beds and rooms were so comfortable and perfectly clean! Even though we were just a few minute drive from town, we felt like we were competely in the middle of the rainforest. The...More

Thank ShanaLK
Reviewed 23 December 2010

Feel like living in a jungle. The hotel room is a bunglow with lots of trees surrounding it. Bathroom walls are pictures made of ceramics tiles, very beautiful. Very friendly service, good breakfast. Close to a beach, shops and restaurants. We have stayed there for...More

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Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
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US$150 - US$192 (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$192 (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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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
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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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