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    Lucky Bug B & B

    W of Rio dos Bocas 2 km, Nuevo Arenal 50807, Costa Rica
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    “art gallery” (18 reviews)
    “small lake” (11 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 209 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We live near the Lucky Bug and I took my visiting daughter in law and two small grandchildren for the pancake breakfast. Loved it. The setting is so pretty with the lake and the birds. The breakfast was a lot of fresh fruits and pancakes...More

    Thank SSBKW
    Reviewed 4 July 2017

    You will feel like never leaving. Surrounded by the jungle, birds, a lake, and beautiful people. The rooms are very clean and beautiful. Breakfast is picked every morning from the piña, papaya and guava trees :-) I loved staying at the lucky bug!!!

    Thank calderonsusan
    Reviewed 3 July 2017

    Hands down the best place in Costa Rica we stayed at. From the email conversation up front, to the warm welcome, the spacious and beautifully decorated rooms, to the great landscaping and bird-watching we enjoyed over a fantastic, organic and world-class breakfast. Monika and Rob...More

    Thank Matthias T
    Response from LuckyBugCostaRica, Owner at Lucky Bug B & BResponded 5 July 2017

    Thanks so much for your nice review. We are glad you enjoyed your time here, and you chose the right time with ripe bananas and pineapples from our property. We do our best to provide the freshest ingredients for our breakfasts and take pride in...More

    Reviewed 18 May 2017

    Is very nice shop and i like the room and also the breakfast was so nice and very healthful. I would see the Family again. The rooms are so nice. Thanks a lot for this experience. See you soon. Best regards

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    Thank amanda657
    Response from LuckyBugCostaRica, Owner at Lucky Bug B & BResponded 19 May 2017

    Thank you for allowing us to make your experience nice. We hope you come back to see us in the future. Pura Vida,

    Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

    We stayed at Lucky Bug B&B for 2 nights during our honeymoon in Costa Rica. It is a true paradise in the heart of Nuovo Arenal. Surrounded by the breathtaking garden with a pond, the B&B feels very private and discrete. Our room was spotless...More

    Thank Ksenia T
    Response from LuckyBugCostaRica, Owner at Lucky Bug B & BResponded 19 May 2017

    What a nice review!!! We work hard to provide the best experience we can while you are in our part of Costa Rica, and so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. The longer you stay with us, the more different breakfasts you have, so...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • US$ 80 - US$ 128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Nuevo Arenal
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    Margaret F
    23 October 2015|
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    Response from LuckyBugCostaRica | Property representative |
    Hola, You can see all of the rooms and the prices and available dates on our website. You can also book on that site. We hope to see you soon. Pura Vida, Monika Krauskopf and Rob Balch
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    30 May 2015|
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    Response from LuckyBugCostaRica | Property representative |
    Hola, The price for our Sun Suite, which will hold four people, is $99 for the first two people, and $15 plus 13% tax per night. That includes a full breakfast each morning. No, we do not have a pool, but we do have a... More
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    "Peaceful and nature"
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    "We loved the Frog Room, great decoration and view of the lake."
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    "If u have a chance check out Equus BBQ just 15 minutes down the road for the best TICO barbecue ever!!!!"
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    "Choose the Butterfly or Frog rooms - a south-facing balcony - listen to and see the plethora of lovely birds..."
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