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El Encanto Inn

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Colorado
Reviewed 18 June 2009

We recently stayed at El Encanto in Cahuita. It is the most charming bed and breakfast we have ever stayed at. When you walk through the front gate, you feel like you've just stepped into paradise. The grounds are beautiful with exotic flowers and trees. The on-site pool and bungalows are just what you need after a day at the...

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CAHUITA
Reviewed 5 June 2009

very charming hotel is very quiet the new owner Isabelle is very friendly, and the staff are very good persons,if you want anythinks,they will help you

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Mexico
Reviewed 28 April 2009

We stayed here and also at Playa Negra Guesthouse, because we hadn't booked in advance and hence there wasn't room for us the whole week. Both places are lovely, but Playa Negra outbeats El Encanto. The reason: Much more value for your money. At PN we got a whole house, with 2 bedrooms, kitchen and a spacios bathroom, as well...

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Fort Worth
Reviewed 9 January 2009

Comfortable but very laid back and not all the modern conveniences. TV was in the dining room. Tap water not potable but bottled water available. Nice shower/bath in room. Sign in bathroom asked that TP not be flushed. No soundproofing but no noisy neighbors when I was there. You can hear the birds chirp. Lush setting. "Downtown" Cahuita is a...

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Texas
Reviewed 24 December 2008

My husband and I stayed our last two nights in El Encanto B&B, in the small quaint Caribbean village of Cahuita. The hotel is idyllic for those who love being by the sea, and although 5 minutes from the village happenings-this hotel offered quiet and serenity. The landscape was beautiful and photos really don't do justice to the Eden-like atmosphere....

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Springfield, Missouri
Reviewed 5 July 2008

My overall experience I must say with this hotel was great until they left a bad taste in my mouth right at the end. The grounds of this hotel is amazing. There are poison dart frogs and colorful lizards around every corner of this oaisis. They hang bird cages in the trees during the day and the sounds in the...

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Minorca, Spain
Reviewed 20 April 2008

Having spent a month travelling the length and breadth of Costa Rica staying in guest houses of various categories, we decided to spend our last 3 days on the Caribbean coast at Cahuita and the description of El Encanto on the Internet sounded just what we wanted. The garden is indeed charming and bird life abundant, and the eating area...

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Brooklyn, NY
Reviewed 20 March 2008

The hotel was excellent. It was cozy and inviting. I stayed for 3 nights in March and enjoyed every minute. It was safe and a private little getaway. It is steps from one of the many black beaches in Costa Rica and you feel like you are on your own private beach. There is breakfast served every morning and the...

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josegringo
Reviewed 12 March 2008

My wife and I, along with a total group of 12 friends, recently passed four very enjoyable days at El Encanto. We stayed in one of the bedrooms in the 3 BR house, which had a screened deck on the ground floor and balconies for the 2 upstairs BRs. All the rooms were quite spacious, and we used the deck...

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 15 August 2007

Recently spent four days at El Encanto and came away extremely impressed with every aspect. When planning my trip, I hoped for a place that could offer a relief from typical travel distractions... and that is exactly what I got. El Encanto is a quiet, serene environment to get away too. It is a great place to unwind and relax,...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
El Encanto is a small first class bed and breakfast inn located within 5 minutes walking distance from the village of Cahuita on the Caribbean coast of Costa Rica. It is close to the Cahuita National Park where sloths, monkeys, birds and other types of wildlife can be seen. The closest beach is within 100 meters from El Encanto. The inn has four tastefully decorated bungalows and a fully furnished house with three bedrooms, fully equipped kitchen, living room and dining room. Each bedroom has a private bathroom and balcony. El Encanto is renowned for the quality of its personalized service, the generous and healthy tropical breakfasts, the beautiful surroundings and artwork. Above all, it is admired for the peace and serenity of its garden. It is a place that appeals specially to those for whom harmony and well being are priceless. ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Encanto Inn

Address: Metros Oeste Delegacion de Policia 300, Cahuita, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Limon > Cahuita
Price Range: $133 - $441 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — El Encanto Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 7
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“We enjoyed an upstairs bungalow, but we think any spot would've been great.”
 of 5 bubbles nancysZ1979YT, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The two bedroom suite is amazing.”
  • Bathroom
  • Kitchen
  • Veranda
  • View from veranda into master bedroom
 of 5 bubbles Traveling_Therapist, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All rooms look good. Each one a little different view. But all have a nice sense of quiet and space from otheres.”
 of 5 bubbles DebbieCBoulder, 20 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Get the suite above the dining area. Wonderful views, beautiful private veranda and iguanas live in the area under the roof (but above the ceiling)”
 of 5 bubbles S6634QGemilym, 22 Mar 2015 | Read review
“I don't think it makes a difference, except the suites have more room. We stayed in both and loved them equally.”
  • Hammock outside every room
 of 5 bubbles 427Coloradosteve, 1 Mar 2015 | Read review
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