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Hotel Shawandha Lodge

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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“howler monkeys”(43 reviews)
“costa rica”(44 reviews)
“the owner”(23 reviews)
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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3.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewshowler monkeyscosta ricathe ownerprivate path to the beachlush groundsfresh fruitnice poolceiling fannatural surroundingsan incredible experiencefront porchsan josejungle paradiseeach morningbreakfast was includedclamsbungalow
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful quiet hotel in wonderful grounds 200 m by private track to the beach. Lovely bungalow rooms. Breakfast excellent . Dinner superb. Excellent chef. Food is French style with Carribean flavours. Wonderful ambience Plenty of wildlife in the grounds. Bowler monkeys will wake you up...More

Thank tony-travller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed 2 nights at the hotel . It is well situated a little bit outside town. The staff is very nice and the breakfast is very good. You get a nice platter with fresh fruit that is really delicious! The downside of the hotel...More

Thank miekeVienna
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

Very nice resort. Rooms are big and hidden in the forest. Access to the beach is easy and the beach itself is one of the most beautiful ones of Puerto Viejo. Breakfast is rich and well served (no buffet).

Thank volpaia
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Hotel located outside of Puerto Vierjo in a jungle like garden. The staff and the owner are very welcoming and will help you make the most of your stay. The rooms are located in individual bungalow in a woody-balinese like style. The common area are...More

Thank VirginiaM
Reviewed 16 November 2017

The artistic details and wooden finishes make Hotel Shawandha Lodge one of the coziest places I have ever been to. The bungalows are charming, rustic and elegant at the same time, there you won’t find A/C or TV as this is an ecofriendly lodge and...More

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Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$150 - US$192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#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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Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$150 - US$192 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#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
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Room & Suite (224)
Pool & Beach (77)
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thethom2017
7 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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