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    La Kukula Lodge

    Playa Chiquita, Puerto Viejo 73000, Costa Rica | Carretera a Manzanillo, km 6, Puerto Viejo 73000, Costa Rica, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 7300, Costa Rica
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    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 194 reviews

    Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

    The owner there is VERY rude, I came alone for 7 days and on the second day I was speaking to my wife and my kid while sitting outside, 9:24pm, the guy came and asked me very rudly, to be quiet, A day after a...More

    Thank limor n
    Reviewed 11 April 2017

    My wife and I drove from San Jose and arrived at La Kukula with Peppo waiting for us when we walked up. Peppo and Sonia are the most gracious hosts and their staff go above and beyond to help in any way possible to make...More

    Thank Tony S
    Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

    We stayed in the 3 bedroom villa with private pool and it was lovely. The vllla's balcony was great to sir and enjoy the evening. We watched monkeys after our swim in the afternoon and enjoyed the other animals. Sonia was very helpful in securing...More

    Thank Lisa N
    Reviewed 22 March 2017

    My family and I recently spent a glorious week at La Kukula Lodge in Playa Chiquita. It was everything we hoped for in a Costa Rican vacation and way, way more. Our hosts, Pepo and Sonia, were wonderful and made every effort to make our...More

    1  Thank Garry C
    Reviewed 18 March 2017

    I travelled with my girlfriend from San José and arriving to Puerto Viejo,we took a cab to Playa chiquita and we arrived in 5 min. La Kukuka Lodge is a beautiful place sorrounded by nature and animals. Close to the beach and so quiet. Is...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Internet
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Price range
    • USD 113 - USD 246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Limon >
    • Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
    • Also Known As
    • La Kukula Hotel Puerto Viejo ,
    • La Kukula Lodge Costa Rica/Limon
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    APVinhas
    30 March 2016|
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    Response from kukula_lodgeCR | Property representative |
    Hello: Yes, it is very easy. If you are to get to PV at night we call a taxi for you (about US8 and 10 minutes). During the you can use bike and public bus too. There are bars and restaurants nearby. See "transportation" in... More
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    david e
    20 November 2015|
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    Response from kukula_lodgeCR | Property representative |
    Hello David: La Kukula Lodge is about 5 minutes walk to the beach through a nice jungle path.
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    "We got the King and suites package, which gave us some drinks and two dinners."
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    "You sleep in the middle of the jungle,with the sound of animals and insects,incredible!"
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    "I'd say all rooms are great, you're in the middle of the forest!"
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    "Casa Kukula is terrific for families who need a little extra room, or even couples who would enjoy the..."
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