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Guacamaya Lodge

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All reviewsbrother and sistercosta ricahowler monkeysfamily runguacbeautiful beachminute walkevery morningfully equipped kitchenwalking distancefriendly placewalked downowners and staffair conditioninglovely poollunch or dinnercan't wait to go back
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Reviewed 24 February 2016

We had to cut short our stay in Arenal due to inclement weather and booked this on very short notice. What a lovely place! We had a kitchenette (though we didn't need it for the short time we were there). Our view from the 2nd...More

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Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

While we were unable to stay at the lodge, we did eat there several times. Each meal was delicious! And the staff was all exceptionally friendly and accommodating. Of particular note were the caprese salad with an amazing balsamic reduction, as well as any dish...More

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Reviewed 24 February 2016

No nightlife in Junquillal. We walked the beach (Playa Junquillal) about 8 minutes from the hoteland if you keep walking towards your right you will reach Playa Blanca with beautiful white sand. You can walk up the stairs and have a drink at the Iguanazul...More

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Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

No stress here. Our hosts and their staff were magnificent from our first cup of delicious coffee in the early morning to our evening meal and bottle of wine. Every meal prepared fresh and delicious. The only drawback were our beds which were 2 twins...More

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Reviewed 17 February 2016

We were able to secure a studio on short notice for one night due to a change in plans. What a great surprise and treat. The place is gorgeous. Super clean and well maintained. Beautiful pool area adjoining the bar. Easy walk to the beach....More

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Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Tennis Court
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$ 69 - US$ 180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Price range
US$ 69 - US$ 180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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20 September 2016|
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Not sure about the mini fridge, but the breakfast was mid range (10 - 15 US). We went down the street to a cafe and ate one day and it was a little cheaper and just as good....
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12 August 2016|
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"try to get the kitchenette unit, its expensive in costa rica, so making a few meals will help."
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"fully equipped kitchen, close to the beach, tennis court, volleyball court"
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"The cabanas are comfortable and have a great view of the pool"
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"all rooms are good. birds start singing at 5 or 6 so open your windows to listen."
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