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Gingerbread Hotel

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  • Excellent91%
  • Very good4%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“chef eyal”(22 reviews)
“wine cellar”(10 reviews)
“wine room”(4 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday

Out of all the food we ate in Costa Rica, Gingerbread was the most memorable. My husband and I are vegetarians and they had great options for us. Get the mushrooms!! Our waitress was so authentic and engaging and the Chef always made sure we...More

Thank Tipya R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Group of 10, no idea about the crazy Chef (in a great way, loud, obnoxious and full of life) or rules of no menus. We stopped by after a long day at the hot springs. This was 5 years ago. We were discussing the insanely...More

Thank Kevin E
Reviewed 8 November 2017

It took me nearly a year to write this review since I had so many mixed feelings about it. My daughter (11 at the time) and I stayed in the Gingerbread Hotel on the advice of fellow TAers. Of course, we had to try the...More

Thank Skaerje
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Aug. 20, my husband's birthday and our 40th Anniversary celebration we were recommended to try The Gingerbread for dinner! We were not disappointed at all! The establishment has personality and comfort as well. Very clean and the kitchen appeared spotless! Nice bar that is well...More

Thank Jean W
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Recommended by a friend who knows the owner, this place is a great find. A bit out of the way, but so worthwhile. Eyal treats guest like family and can he create a meal! Dinner was fabulous, by far the best meal we had in...More

Thank Randy B
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$ 122 - US$ 138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 122 - US$ 138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Traveller (72)
Room & Suite (28)
Dining (25)
Hotel & Grounds (43)
Bathroom (3)
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amyelizabethy
2 October 2015|
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Response from Gingerbreadhotel | Property representative |
Charles, I am so sorry, please email us at gingerbreadhotel at gmail so we can assist you further with your booking as we do not currently have your booking in our system. Thank you, Gingerbread
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"Had second floor room with spectacular lake view"
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"I would say every room would be perfect"
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"All rooms are unique. We liked our jungle room."
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"The Eden room and Wine room are ground level the rest are above the restaurant"
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