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    La Carolina Lodge

    San Miguel | Bijagua, Bijagua de Upala 21301, Costa Rica
    (843) 343-4201
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent88%
    • Very good8%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
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    “the river” (106 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 28 January 2015

    We stopped by to see if we could stay here, but the inn was full. We met the owner Bill, and had a great conversation with him about what it is like to operate a finca in the highlands. He is enthusiastic and is raising...More

    Thank Katrinka007
    Reviewed 13 January 2015

    My wife and I, and my brother and his wife each rented a cabin here. As others have said, it is a "magical place" and we enjoyed our stay - and will likely go back again. A few minor concerns: 1) I checked the water...More

    Thank BillChuckS
    Reviewed 12 January 2015

    We stayed here 3 nights in the Colibri cabin and loved La Carolina. It is a great experience for those who want to "get away" from it all - there is no wifi or computer and they use very little electricity. You'll have some lamps...More

    2  Thank mooresie1
    Reviewed 11 December 2014

    We stayed here for the first four nights of our honeymoon and cannot recommend La Carolina enough. It was amazing. We stayed in both the Toucan cabin and La Mariposa cabin and both were excellent. The meals served each day were delicious, and we got...More

    2  Thank kaye o
    Reviewed 27 November 2014

    I absolutely loved La Carolina, especially the setting. The property grounds are so beautiful, well kept just enough to not disturb the feeling of wilderness and tranquility. We went hiking around the property and it was all vast grassy fields with orange and lemon trees...More

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    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.
    17 February 2017|
    Response from Kl-brise | Reviewed this property |
    Dear Mary, yes there are mosquitos and the cabins are kind of rustic, meaning there are gaps around doors or the floorboards are not completely sealed but the Windows have screens plus a mosquito net over your bed. If you... More
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    "Toucan is close to the water, and that can be loud for some or relaxing for others."
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    "All cabins are rustic, charming and the river will lull you to sleep."
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    "Visit Rio Celeste and take your own alcohol"
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    "Toucan room is the best with a private deck and hot-tub."
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