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Hotel Shawandha Lodge

Booking.comUSD 59*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Niwot, Colorado
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Our travel agent booked us three nights here because it does have a great location and amazing grounds including an ancient tree and a path to the beach. We were glad to be out of the bustle of Puerto Viejo yet near enough to visit too. The staff was super friendly too! The issue was with the room, beds and...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 13 September 2016

My boyfriend and I recently got back from a 6 night stay at Shawandha Lodge. The bungalows are as secluded as everyone describes - you feel like you're in your own little jungle paradise. You open the door of your bungalow and look out at lush greenery and cannot see anyone around. The architecture of the bungalows as well as...

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Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Not pleased at all. Stayed 3 nights and did not enjoy any of them. We were able to make the best of it and the beach across the street was excellent; but from check in to out the staff was awkward and not helpful most of the time. The howler monkeys make noise from 5am thru all day, which makes...

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1Thank Randy B
Reviewed 18 August 2016

We stayed 3 nights at the hotel with our 2 children. We had an amazing bungalow with a huge terrace but no hamac ;-) The children loved the salted swimming pool in the evening and we enjoyed cocktails and food at the restaurant. The garden is amazing, and from one bungalow you cannot see the others such the vegetation is...

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San Jose
Reviewed 3 August 2016

This hotel has around a dozen cabins scattered around the property. There are several kapok trees, one truly magestic. The gardens have grown wild and simulate a beautiful jungle creating a unique natural environment and adding to the privacy of the cabins. They are made of wood and somewhat dark inside. The bathroom is large and decorated with artistic ceramic...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Romantic; private; clean; best food in town. Lovely owner and workers. We will definitely stay there again. The bungalows are beautiful and surrounded by trees, so it felt like my partner and I were sleeping alone in the jungle. The workers are attentive and friendly. We tried many restaurants in town, but kept eating at the hotel, because the service...

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1Thank lilroobot
Reviewed 17 June 2016

The hotel was great. The front desk staff and waiters were amazing (RJ and Roberto!). We were taken care of above and beyond. The grounds are beautiful and well cared for and the bungalows were amazing. The bungalow was much bigger than expected and even though it didn't have A/C, the fan was usually enough to make it comfortable.

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1Thank Lena D
Playa Avellanas, Costa Rica
Reviewed 15 May 2016

We ended up here because the hotel we had booked was closed! My husband had worked here ten years ago so we decided to pop by and check the rates,They were very reasonable to say the least.We had a beautiful jungle chalet,and I mean beautiful.The rooms are individual cabinas away from the reception as as such,,give the feel of spaciousness...

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Bedford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 May 2016

We loved our thatched bungalow and its simplicity. The ceiling fan was adequate during our stay. The bathroom mosaics were funky & there was enough storage. We were treated to a cocktail one evening which was a lovely gesture. As there weren't restaurants nearby we ate at the lodge and the food was good. The staff were very friendly and...

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Peoria, Illinois
Reviewed 20 April 2016

The pool setting is very nice. Grounds are well kept. Most bungalows don't have A/C, but it wasn't that hot while we were there. Plenty of restaurants within walking distance. We also rented bikes for the week, so we could ride into town and to the beaches during daylight hours. Maria at the front desk is exceptional.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Internet
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Hotel Shawandha Lodge

Address: Playa Chiquita, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 7304, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Limon > Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Price Range: $78 - $211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Shawandha Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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Also Known As:
Hotel Shawandha Puerto Viejo
Hotel Shawandha Lodge Costa Rica/Limon
Hotel Style:
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
#5 Family Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
#6 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
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“Each room is unique”
Jaybe_7, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Seems room 11 and 14 are the ones!”
DesertedPaz, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“room 13 and 14 are away from it all.”
schliek, 17 Mar 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in bungalows 4 and 5”
K6187VNheathers, 10 Jan 2016 | Read review
“You could get wifi in the general area. All the bungalows looked identical with hammocks on the verandah so not a problem.”
589anniem, 5 Jan 2016 | Read review
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