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Hotel Casa Chameleon

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 6 November 2013

I cannot say enough about Casa Chameleon. From reservation booking to final goodbye it was a wonderful experience. I must add this - when booking through email do not fret over the time it takes to receive responses. It will all be done. I would recommend this way if you are reserving well in advance. Otherwise phone would be best...

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Bryan, Texas
Reviewed 24 October 2013

We stayed in Villa Estrella and everything was absolutely amazing!!! Although it was a long walk to get to our villa the view was amazing the whole way down. The villa was very large and so comfy. After all of our adventures during the day we always came back to a clean room. Everyone who worked there made us feel...

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2Thank JABranscum
Lansing, Michigan
Reviewed 16 October 2013

It was amazing. Best place for a honeymoon. The private villa was spacious, clean, and the private pools was incredible. The perfect place to relax, if you don't have an activity planned for a day there is still plenty to do by just relaxing in your villa or heading up to the main pool for lunch or a drink. Now.......

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1Thank torcoberger
Alexandria, Virginia
Reviewed 10 October 2013

My wife and I have traveled across several continents and in countless environments, but never have we run across a hotel quite this unique. The landscape is beautiful, and to go to Mal Pais is to truly "get away" as this is as remote an area of Costa Rica as you will find while still getting a 5 Star property...

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Charleston, South Carolina
Reviewed 29 September 2013

Casa Chameleon was a perfect honeymoon location for us. We dined in our room, at the bar, at the restaurant and offsite. The food was delicious. The breakfast and lunch chef is someone different from the dinner chef; both are amazing. We had typical Costa Rican flavors in the day, and everything from lobster to lamb at night. Food can...

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1Thank Eawhite0829
East Norwich, New York
Reviewed 19 September 2013

We just returned from our stay in Costa Rica, and 4 of our nights there were spent at Villa Vista in Casa Chameleon. We were treated like royalty and the exclusivity of everything at the resort made the trip feel like you had your own private oasis in the middle of the quiet jungle. It was perfect, and really hard...

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1Thank amo929
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 6 September 2013

We stayed at Casa Chameleon the end of August for our honeymoon. Let me start by saying I've never stayed at a resort type place where they encourage you to pay for meals in advance. Having never been to Costa Rica before, knowing it was rainy season, we chose to purchase the half board meal plans. We were pretty disappointed....

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1Thank kate p
Reviewed 1 September 2013

We have done a lot of traveling, but this was our first vacation in Costa Rica. We wanted to end our trip on a luxurious note, and we are so glad we chose Casa Chameleon! It is, without exaggeration, the best hotel we have ever stayed in. Mal Pais is very much in the jungle, and we were a bit...

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Reviewed 29 August 2013

My wife and I spent our honeymoon at Casa Chameleon and absolutely loved it. Our villa, Palma, was stunning, the staff friendly and attentive, and the grounds were beautiful. First class service across the board. By all means take them up on the meals. The breakfast every morning was fresh and delicious. There was always a variety of tropical fruit,...

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1Thank RyukyuNYC
Key Biscayne, Florida
Reviewed 28 August 2013

This place is really nice. The views are beautiful and the immediate proximity to a natural forest right outside your window will be difficult to find again. The staff have been trained by the owner, a british millionaire, to provide the most impeccable service and, mostly, they do. Unfortunately I have to say "mostly" because from all the great people...

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Chosen as one of the "Best 101 Hotels in the World" by Conde Nast Publications' Tatler Travel Guide, Casa Chameleon is a favourite with honeymooners and couples looking to relax and unwind in an enchanted environment. Casa Chameleon is vacation as it should be: a warm welcome, rich privacy, authentic experiences, and endless adventure. Regardless of which Casa Chameleon Hotel you find yourself enjoying, you can count on handcrafted cultural experiences and endless adventure. At each Casa Chameleon property, it is our priority to help you slip seamlessly into the best of local tradition and cuisine-from cooking fresh-caught seafood side by side with our in-house chefs to paddling the coastline to sipping a nightcap in your private pool. ... more   less 

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Address: Punta Barrigona | Province of Puntarenas, Mal Pais, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Mal Pais
Price Range: $481 - $649 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Casa Chameleon 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Casa Chameleon Mal Pais
Hotel Casa Chameleon Costa Rica/Mal Pais
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Mal Pais
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