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    La Ponderosa Beach and Jungle Resort

    Pavones Beachfront, one mile south of river | PO Box 81-8250, Ciudad Neily, Pavones, Costa Rica
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Room & Suite (5)
    • Excellent83%
    • Very good15%
    • Average0%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “the owners” (18 reviews)
    “laid back” (6 reviews)
    “costa rica” (10 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
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    5 Nov6 Nov
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 74 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    My first trip to Costa Rica and I feel like I hit a homerun. Marshal and Angie were very helpful and have built a beautiful hotel set in the lush jungle of pavones. The gardens and walking trails are fantastic and the volcanic sand beaches...More

    Thank Todd S
    Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

    Definitely the best place I've ever stayed. Totally stoked on our visit. Marshall and Angie The rooms were amazing, Comfy beds, Ac, Wifi, Cable tv. Such good food and amazing people at such a good price you can't beat it. There are so many options...More

    Thank Tgermain
    Response from pavones, Owner at La Ponderosa Beach and Jungle ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thanks for your review and recommendation, I'm thrilled that you liked the accommodations and meals. It is great for us to hear that you had a good time surfing Pavones and enjoyed the other activities too! It is important to us that guests not only...More

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    Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

    Pavones is a hidden gem if you are really wanting to super chill, away from it all in one of the most beautiful places in the world. The beach is fab for surfing. Angela and Marshall were great in providing support on where to go...More

    Thank A TripAdvisor Member
    Response from pavones, Owner at La Ponderosa Beach and Jungle ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

    You are right, Pavones is a "hidden gem" and we have yet to find any other place in the world that we like as much as Pavones. It is at the end of the road so only those willing to make the trek get to...More

    Reviewed 20 August 2017

    first time for me at la ponderosa, and the fourth time for the bf who's a surfer. it completely lived up to everything he said and so much more! the grounds of la ponderosa is beautiful and you can really tell that the owners put...More

    Thank misc1774
    Response from pavones, Owner at La Ponderosa Beach and Jungle ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thanks for your positive review. We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed the property's gardens. It is one of the best parts of La Ponderosa! We are lucky to have staff with such pride and commitment to their work. Some of them have...More

    Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

    This place is amazing the owners are very accommodating. It's seems very family oriented with the guests as well. The food is good and the rooms are very well kept. Air conditioning and the fans work great! The pool is perfect size. If you wanna...More

    Thank Jena D
    Response from pavones, Owner at La Ponderosa Beach and Jungle ResortResponded 21 August 2017

    THANKS for your review and recommendation of La Ponderosa. We hope to see you again next surf season for some more perfect, pavones waves. Glad the AC and a pool helped you keep cool and enjoy your stay. Angela

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    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
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    • Also Known As
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