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Encantada Ocean Cottages

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  • Average2%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
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Non-Smoking Rooms
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Perfectly positioned cabana right on the longest, emptiest beach with fabulous sunsets every night. We had the beachside bungalow which had a quaint boho feel with its relaxing terrace area and king sized bed facing the sea.  The pool was a great size surrounded by...More

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Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 9 February 2018

I spent Thursday-Monday on a fitness retreat with Ketanga Fitness Retreats here last week. I cannot say enough positive things around Encantada. Tiffany and her husband have created something so special here. The cottages are nestled right off the beach and you can enjoy both...More

2  Thank Momoise
Response from EncantadaCostaRica, Guest Relations Manager at Encantada Ocean CottagesResponded 11 February 2018

Momoise, and we want you to come back! Thank you so much for this awesome review! We are thrilled you guys had a fabulous retreat and Daniel's margaritas are becoming quite famous! We hope to see you again real soon! Pura Vida

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We rented the poolside and oceanfront cottage. The beach is absolutely beautiful and the sunsets are remarkable. The pool and grounds are well kept and clean. The staff is friendly and the food is very good. It is a very relaxing location with not much...More

2  Thank Travljunkie01
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Best vacation ever because of the people, the accommodations, the activities, and of course the food!!!!! A week was not long enough, I can not wait to go back. I have recommended encantada to all my friends and family!

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Reviewed 15 March 2018

My husband and I stayed at the ocean front cabin for 2 nights. We absolutely loved the place, just what we needed. Quiet, relaxing and away from the crowds. No need to reserve your beach chair here! The beach was great, hardly a sole in...More

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Response from EncantadaCR, Guest Relations Manager at Encantada Ocean CottagesResponded 17 March 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us! We are so happy you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to see you again soon for a longer stay :) PURA VIDA!

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Babysitting
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$126 - US$205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$126 - US$205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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SMBUB
25 January 2018|
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Response from EncantadaCR | Property representative |
January - April is our summer so it's dryer here and we have much less Mosquitos. We don't have many anyway being on the beach but we have less to none during that time.
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23 May 2017|
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Response from EncantadaCR | Property representative |
Yes, the private transfer to/from the airport is $135 each way for up to 5 people. The cost can be split up between the passengers in whatever way they would like. For over 5?people it is $20 per person over 5 and up to 10... More
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Karensaund
10 March 2017|
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Response from EncantadaCR | Property representative |
Yes, We have a driver who can take up to 5 people for $135 one way. If over 5 people it's $20 extra per person for up to 10 people max. He has great vehicles and is always on time. Please let us know if you would like us... More
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"Ask for cabin 6 to get an ocean view with a porch and kitchenette."
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"the bungalows are all perfect but the ocean front one was my favorite. The two bedroom has a kitchen if..."
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"every cottage is beautifully designed and offers all the equipment to prepare even your own food"
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"The rooms are individual cottage and there is alot of privacy. We had a three man room with two queens and a..."
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