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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
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Reviewed 15 September 2015

We initially booked to stay for three nights at Pachama Jungle Lodge. We drove all the way across from the Pacific Side (Playa Santa Teresa) over to Punta Uva on the Caribbean side. I was particularly excited about staying here but after our first full day we decided that we would move on to a new location. this was partly... More 

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Wickenburg, Arizona
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Reviewed 29 August 2015

I was with a family group staying here from Feb 20 to Mar 20, 2013. We were the new owners first. The previous owner Bill, left the new owners in a bad spot. He had sold off the bikes, kayaks, snorkling equip we were told of. He also took the deposit. This left Florian in a difficult situation. He did... More 

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San Francisco, Alajuela, Costa Rica
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50 reviews
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Reviewed 14 August 2015

A Facebook add caught our attention so My wife and I decided to travel to the other side of Costa Rica and see how the Caribbean side lives. What a wonderful top shelf experience we had.Our room was spotlessly clean with touches of French finery here and there. The room was a bit small or the bed a bit large... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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Reviewed 4 August 2015

Also very close to the beach, two minutes by bikes which come with the room. Very nice to have breakfast brought to our veranda every morning - the kids loved the hot chocolate and the croissants. From our veranda we saw monkeys, sloths and a keel billed toucan - all in just a weeks stay. We had a great time... More 

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Amsterdam
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Reviewed 25 July 2015 via mobile

We spent 4 nights with our family of 5 at villa Monos in July. Although we had lots of rain, we had a great time. Estelle is a gracious host and takes good care of her place. Stylishly decorated rooms, very clean. Breakfasts are delicious!!! A real jungle lodge, gorgeous beach, great vibe. Recommended!

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Springfield, Massachusetts
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4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 12 July 2015

We stayed at Pachamama for 8 nights in July. Estelle was a wonderful host who helped us in any way she could and provided a delicious breakfast every morning. It was wonderful falling asleep every night to nature sounds (frogs, howler monkeys, insects, rain, etc.). It poured rain almost every evening which was unlike anything we experienced anywhere else but... More 

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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Reviewed 10 July 2015

Estelle takes amazing care of her property and little cottages and her breakfasts were fantastic! Unfortunately for us, we were there when it was very rainy and stormy and didn't get to do any snorkel, fishing or kayaking trips which is what we went there to do.

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Kansas City, Missouri
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Reviewed 8 July 2015

We stayed in the villa Los Perezosos( sloth cabin) for 4 nights and could not have had a more wonderful time! Elizabeth was so helpful and accommodating! Estelle was recovering from an operation and unfortunately only got to say hi from afar every day. Elizabeth brought our breakfast every morning and were always pleasantly surprised with everything. Even on our... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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Reviewed 15 June 2015

Our visit to Pachamama was perfect. Estelle was a wonderful host and helped us with any requests. She served a great breakfast on our deck each morning and made special accommodations for my kids. The property is in a beautiful and peaceful setting. You truly fill you are alone in the jungle. We did not want to leave and can't... More 

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PachamamaCaribe, Propriétaire at Pachamama Jungle River Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review! Hope you can visit again soon. Pura Vida Estelle More 

Jackson, Mississippi
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 June 2015

Our family of four (two adults, one teen, one pre-teen) stayed in Villa Los Manos for one full, fantastic week. As many previous reviewers have noted, Estelle is an exceptional host. She was very helpful via email before we arrived. Once there, she was always available with advice and assistance. She even rescued me from the side of the road... More 

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PachamamaCaribe, Propriétaire at Pachamama Jungle River Lodge, responded to this review

I cannot thank you enough for those kind words and amazing review. We are all so happy that we were able to help make their vacation a memorable experience and that they truly got to enjoy Pachamama and appreciate all its natural beauty. Thank you so much for your great and in depth review! Pura Vida Estelle, Letiz and Linda More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
South of the Caribbean coast of Costa Rica, 8 kilometers from Puerto Viejo, within the “Gandoca-Manzanillo Wildlife Refuge,” Estelle and Florian welcome you, 200 meters from the wonderful Punta Uva beach, in their lush tropical garden at the edge of a river. Punta Uva beaches, ideal for swimming and all very beautiful are located 200 meters from Pachamama, at the mouth of Rio Ernesto, our jungle river. Enjoy the beauty and tranquility of tropical nature, while still being steps or paddles from the beach and close to local restaurants and activities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pachamama Jungle River Lodge

Address: | between Puerto Viejo and Manzanillo, Punta Uva, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 70304, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Limon > Puerto Viejo de Talamanca > Punta Uva
Price Range: $146 - $270 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Pachamama Jungle River Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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Also Known As:
Pachamama House & Bungalows Hotel Manzanillo
Pachamama House And Bungalows
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“Any of them, we stayed in Los Monos”
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