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“The Very Best in Cahuita ...”
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Bungalows Malu
Ranked #11 of 21 Cahuita B&B and Inns
Toronto, Canada
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“The Very Best in Cahuita ...”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2009

The staff and location are outstanding at Malu. Located down a quiet road, only about 15 minute walk from Cahuita along the sea, in a lush and very private setting. We would wake up to the sound of Howler Monkeys everyday, truly amazing! The bungalows are extremely clean, the pool area is a real bonus and beautfiul, All of the staff were excellent to deal with. Pricing is really fair for what you get. If you are looking for something quiet, peaceful and out of the hub that is Puerto Viejo, I highly recommend Cahuita and Bungalows Malu, wouldnt stay anywhere else if we go back.
Al and Brooke, Toronto, Canada

  • Liked — Lush Setting
  • Disliked — Have to take cabs at night as the road can be unsafe at times when alone
  • Stayed January 2009, travelled as a couple
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2007

We stayed at Bungalows Malu for three nights in September and loved it there. It was so relaxing and right across from the beach.
My fiance and I had just got engaged, so if you are looking for quiet, off the beaten path romance this is the place. We did some more traveling along the caribean coast but ended up back here again to finish out our vacation.

  • Liked — The unique remodeled huts, easy access to the beach and privacy from the main road
  • Disliked — It was far away from most things so you need a car
  • Stayed December 2006, travelled as a couple
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2006

Clean rooms all in wood.
We went for one day and we liked it so much that we finally stayed 4.

It's a nice and quite place with excellent paintings everywhere ( in the room, the open restaurant.
All the painting are from the owner, Alessandra Bucci.

The swimming-pool is fantastic, small but very cute.

We really recommend this place if you go to Cahuita.

  • Liked — Peace
  • Disliked — No tv
  • Stayed September 2006, travelled as a couple
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Additional Information about Bungalows Malu

Property: Bungalows Malu
Address: Cahuita, Playa Negra | 2 km (1 mi) north of Cahuita, Cahuita, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Limon > Cahuita
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #11 of 21 B&Bs / Inns in Cahuita
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 9
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Boutique Hotel with bungalows surrounded by tropical gardens in front of the beach. ... more   less 
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Bungalows Malu Hotel Cahuita
Malu Hotel Cahuita
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