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All 16 units have private bathrooms, AC, mini-fridge, cable TV, Wi-Fi, pool, daily housekeeping, and BBQ picnic area; all rooms have local cuisine menus that deliver. Plenty of parking for cars, even buses or large trucks. In addition to the cabins, we now have The Cozy Casita, a 2B/1B House, for 4 People. Having all the basics of an equipped kitchen: silverware, dinnerware, refrigerator, gas stove and oven with other small electrical appliances. It has AC and ONLY Hot water in the shower and price includes mid-week housekeeping along with towel change when needed at office. We're about 7KM to Reserve that offer optional tours, to Quesera Beach or Tortuga Island and can include on the way snorkel or scuba, they also have the night bioluminescence tours. Those tours are also offered by others in town along with seasonal whale/dolphin watching, Island hopping and sports fishing. Beaches nearby: Cuchillo Paquera(Organos), Pochote, Pajaros, Margarita and Tambor Beach.
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Juan Santamaria Intl Airport82 km
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Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our two nights stay (3 persons) at Mapi's very much! Frank and Nilda seem to be very nice (unfortunately we didn't meet them in person, but they sent very nice texts with a lot of great recommendations (tours to isla tortuga and various...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank jana-rittelmann
Response from Frank B, Owner at Mapi's CabinsResponded 3 June 2017

Jana, thanks for your kind words! I'm happy you enjoyed your stay... I wasn't aware you didn't have a car or else I would have also mentioned that Curu Reserve offers Mapi's guests to be picked up, only at 7AM, $2 pp each way. I'm...More

Reviewed 28 April 2017

My stay there was one of the best on my adventure. My room was comfortable, with good hot water and cool air conditioning. Liked that I could cook meals in the outdoor kitchen. The pool was a nice relief on the hot afternoons. The location...More

Date of stay: February 2017
Thank Sue K
Response from Frank B, Owner at Mapi's CabinsResponded 3 June 2017

Sue, it was a pleasure to have you and I'm happy that you enjoyed your stay! Thanks for taking time to post such kind words... Most guests just drive through, staying only one night, they miss out on everything that's around to do here and...More

Reviewed 7 November 2015

Mapi's is a family style hotel with local Costa Ricans working there. The owners, Frank and Nilda are wonderful people who can show you the highlights of Paquera. This is a poor country from our (US) standards, but their food, their country and their sights...More

Date of stay: November 2015
1  Thank Kathy M
Response from Frank B, Owner at Mapi's CabinsResponded 22 November 2015

Kathy, it was our pleasure to have you! Though we're not there all year round, we truly value our guests in striving to meet their expectations with or without our presence... Definitely, your stay was too short but at least, you got a "sample taste",...More

Reviewed 7 February 2015

Hotel Mapi's is a small little unpretentious hotel sitting about 3 kilometers from the ferry landing that goes between Paquera on the Nicoya Peninsula and Puntarenas town on the main coast. We stayed there because Jake, a transplanted Canadian with gives advice for tips at...More

Date of stay: February 2015
Thank Jim H
Response from Frank B, Owner at Mapi's CabinsResponded 17 March 2015

Thanks for taking the time to recognizing us, as "Best Value of Trip"! It's an important part of our goal, that our guests feel comfortable enough to afford staying a little longer. To then enjoy not just the diversity of beaches in the area but...More

Reviewed 20 December 2013

My stay at Mapi's was for a short week, at a rate of $28 a night for a single person, I thought this was very affordable offering hot water, AC, TV and small fridge. The town is within 10 min walking distance, with a super...More

Date of stay: December 2013
1  Thank Anthony D
Response from Frank B, Owner at Mapi's CabinsResponded 11 March 2014

Thank you very much for taking time from your busy schedule to write a review of our property! We know you have many options when booking your accommodations in Costa Rica, which is why we sincerely appreciate you choosing Mapi's Cabins. We’re thrilled you were...More

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"Had an upper room that I found to be quiet"
SueK247
27 Apr. 2017
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"The upstairs might be quieter, but I had no problems sleeping on the first floor."
C7768JUkathym
7 Nov. 2015
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"If you like hummingbirds, choose cabins 1-4 on first floor where the feeders are located or 5-8 on second..."
anthonyd961
19 Dec. 2013
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"2 Bedroom units available on second floor with hot water offering central air conditiioning"
AlbertoandBecky
16 Jun. 2013
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PRICE RANGE
USD 45 - USD 58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
Costa RicaProvince of PuntarenasPaquera
NUMBER OF ROOMS
16
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