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    Poor Man's Paradise

    on the Amaya homestead, Costa Rica
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    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    US$116
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    • Excellent39%
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    Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

    It really is what is says on the write up... it's in the middle of nowhere and you can really switch off! No wifi, no phone signal, just desolate beaches and jungle. Capuchin monkeys passing through at breakfast, hawks flying through the trees, waves crashing...More

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    Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

    PMP is just fine to calm down and get basic. No Internet, no cell phones, not hot water, no nothing. Just the beach, some cabins, a bar and the restaurant. Rooms/Cabins can be of different quality, so make sure you have booked correctly. Food is...More

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    Reviewed 25 December 2016

    Quite a trek to get from boat landing to hotel, be prepared. Rooms are spacious enough, clean but one chair to share, no fans, no hot water, the sink barely holding. This hotel definitely gives the feeling of being a pioneer. Another trek to go...More

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    Reviewed 30 November 2016

    We stayed here at our end of our roundtrip trough Costa Rica. What a place to stay! First starts allready with the cool transfer by little boat trough the mangroves and across the ocean. On arrival you get of the boat in the water before...More

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    Reviewed 28 October 2016

    I have stayed here twice, and each time it reassured me why this is one of my favorite places to stay while in Costa Rica. I am one that loves remote, and understands what that means in this area of the World. DO NOT EXPECT...More

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    • Beachfront
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    • US$116 - US$205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #4 Top resorts Hotel in Osa Peninsula
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    dnewkid
    My friend and I will be at PMP in a couple of weeks - looking at the photos, I cannot tell whether there are rooms with 2 beds although I assumed so since families stay there. Does anyone know the answer to this question? Thanks, Diana
    2 April 2015|
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    Room Tips
    "Rooms in the front of the property have ocean view"
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    "I like second floor rooms, and closer to the ocean is always better."
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    "We stayed in #1 which worked well for us. It is ocean front and on the side of the resort."
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    "close to the beach for a breeze to help you sleep at night is a must."
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