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    Shelter from the Storm

    San Martin Sur, Dominical 80000, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent98%
    • Very good1%
    • Average1%
    • Poor0%
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    Free Wifi
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    Bar/Lounge
    Kitchenette
    Pets Allowed
    Private Balcony
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    Reviewed 4 January 2011

    We stayed at Shelter from the Storm withou benefit of seeing a Trip Advisor review. We knew it was for us as soon as we saw their website. But I have to say--photos can't do the place justice. SFTS is between Dominical and Uvita--which we...More

    Thank adamsparks
    Reviewed 21 December 2010

    Shelter from the Storm was fantastic. We stayed in Villa La Cuesta. I thought the pictures on the website were great but they did not do it justice! It was just like the pictures only soooo much better. Donna and Daryl were great. We weren't...More

    Thank Liz620
    Reviewed 21 December 2010

    Shelter From the Storm offers a civilized escape into the rain forests of Costa Rica. You can watch monkeys, butterflies, sloths, geckos, bats, toucans, vultures, and couple of friendly cats and dogs while having access to the internet, coffee maker, ice cubes, and a fully...More

    Thank TMcGovern62
    Reviewed 13 December 2010

    When we arrived, we were greeted by Alvin, the groundskeeper. The area had been hit hard by a tropical storm just a week or so earlier and Daryl, the owner, was busy making sure Shelter From the Storm was up and running without a hitch,...More

    Thank Debicakes
    Response from niuncinco, Owner at Shelter from the StormResponded 20 December 2010

    Thanks for the great review, Debbie. I especially want to thank you for mentioning both Alvin and Blanca. We have worked with them over the years to impress upon them that our jobs are not as defined by our duties but by the results and...More

    Reviewed 10 December 2010

    My wife and I recently had the pleasure of spending a week in Villa La Cuesta at Shelter from the Storm. The property is located on a hillside overlooking the Pacific. I agree with other reviewers that a four wheel drive vehicle makes it easier...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$110 - US$330 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
    • Location
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    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Dominical
    • Also Known As
    • Shelter From The Storm Hotel Dominical ,
    • Shelter From The Storm Costa Rica/Dominical
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    norb48
    26 April 2015|
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    Response from ticadonna | Property representative |
    Please write us at our email address shelterfromthestormcr@gmail and I will answer all your questions. Warm regards, Donna
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    Nudie
    12 January 2015|
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    Response from ticadonna | Property representative |
    It will cost you about $ $200/night for two beds (depending on which villa/villas) and no, it is not hard to rent a car in this area.
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