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  • Average7%
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Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for 6 nights toward the end of our two week trip to Costa Rica. Travelling with our 9 year old daughter we all shared a beautiful lodge which had a super king bed and two single sofas. The room was cooled using...More

Thank BronB
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

The A style cabins were beautiful, so cozy, clean and comfortable. Each cabin had a hammock on the front porch, made for the best naps I've ever had. The jungle surrounding the cabins made it such a wonderful experience. The sounds of the birds and...More

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Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Firstly I think anyone reading previous reviews (especially bad ones) should try not to be put off. However I will be honest about my findings.... After a long journey and arriving late all I wanted to do was sleep and not worry to much. To...More

1  Thank claire o
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Hi guys, We have been here before. This time we got bungalow 7 (not 13) No 7 is smaller, but has a better shower. And in this room, there is wifi. (shorter distance to the lobby) What a beautifull "garden". It is a masterpiece. A...More

2  Thank schliek
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Shawandha Lodge is in a state of disrepair and the management varied by the hour from clueless, to rude, to absent from the property entirely. The water at the lodge is not drinkable and they do not provide any potable water on site except for...More

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USD 150 - USD 191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#4 Family Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
#6 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
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USD 150 - USD 191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#4 Family Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
#6 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
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thethom2017
8 September 2017|
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Response from FernandaHS |
around 4 1/2 by car
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waw111
19 August 2017|
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Response from BronB | Reviewed this property |
Hi I probably wont help you very much - we booked our stay through an agent. However the staff at the hotel speak good English so I'd recommend phoning them as a safer alternative maybe. We loved our stay at this hotel... More
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DDV49
4 August 2016|
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Response from AmandaV45 | Reviewed this property |
About 500 meters, there is a walking path right across the street thru trees Sometimes you will find monkeys or macaws flying over.
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"All lovely bungalows in the grounds"
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"room 13 is the best. Away from it all."
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"Each room is unique"
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"Seems room 11 and 14 are the ones!"
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