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Reviewed 25 February 2016

Can't recommend La Carolina enough. We stayed for 5 nights with an extended family group of 9 and it was wonderful. The surroundings are beautiful, the food is delicious, and the staff were great. We went swimming in the river and wood fired hot tub,...More

Thank Cole M
Reviewed 23 February 2016

We were looking for a place that was off the beaten path, where we could experience new (to us) and authentic foods, see the countryside and natural wonders, and learn about the local culture. La Carolina was the perfect place! The staff are nearly all...More

Thank Diane B
Reviewed 18 February 2016

So glad I had the chance to stay here-- It is really amazing!! Beautiful surroundings, wonderful people, remote location but still close enough to do several different day-trips to other sites in Costa Rica. The meals are all home-cooked over a wood fire... best food...More

Thank Abigail A
Reviewed 16 February 2016

I truly cannot say enough good things about this place. Not only is it beautiful and tranquil - it is a magical place. We absolutely loved it here. We live down by the beaches of Costa Rica and coming here was so cool and refreshing....More

Thank LopezHome
Reviewed 10 February 2016

My friends who live in Tamarido were reluctant to make the journey to La Carolina lodge with me because they were not sure about not having electric. It sounded too primitive. However, once there they thanked me for suggesting the 2.5 hour drive from the...More

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Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Breakfast included
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Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Hot Tub
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USD 110 - USD 130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Price range
USD 110 - USD 130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Debi S
14 December 2017|
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Response from catharina1 | Property representative |
Yes, all bathrooms have hot showers
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cadkenzie
10 August 2017|
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Response from JackBJack | Reviewed this property |
I would ask them. We were with a guide who drove us everywhere. This place is a dream! Recommended: 3 nights ... it give you a chance to settle into the serenity.
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"Mariposa was rustic and noisy due to the river, but in the best way possible."
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"Riverfront might be too noisy for some-based on other reviews-but I enjoyed the white noise it provided."
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"The rooms are very comfortable and had everything that I needed. I would have brought a few pairs of thick..."
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"We loved hearing the sound of the rushing river and the rain falling on the tin roof at night! All cabins are..."
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