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    Lucky Bug B & B

    W of Rio dos Bocas 2 km, Nuevo Arenal 50807, Costa Rica
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    • Excellent93%
    • Very good5%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “art gallery” (19 reviews)
    “small lake” (11 reviews)
    “butterfly room” (13 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Pets Allowed
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 219 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    If you are looking for a place to stay you have found it! The food was the best I had on my entire trip. The owners were more than helpful in planning out what to do in the area and great to talk to. This...More

    Thank Payson S
    Response from LuckyBugCostaRica, Owner at Lucky Bug B & BResponded yesterday

    So glad you enjoyed staying with us. We try to provide the best experience possible whether it is the B&B with the rooms and the breakfasts, the grounds with our private small lake and new butterfly garden, or the restaurant, or the gallery. We pride...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We found this great little spot by chance. It was one of the best parts of our Costa Rica trip. The room was perfect the grounds are amazing and the little cafe was the cherry on top. The staff was so friendly and perfect. My...More

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    Thank David P
    Response from LuckyBugCostaRica, Owner at Lucky Bug B & BResponded 4 days ago

    So glad we could make your vacation meaningful. We pride ourselves on our attention to detail both in the rooms and on the property. Our restaurant, Caballo Negro, also has a number of choices for any palate. Next time come and stay with us. Pura...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    My family and I had a opportunity to visit Lucky Bug over winter break on our travels through Costa Rica. The B & B is absolutely breath taking. They have 5 beautiful rooms, their own lake, hiking trails, and stress free home feeling. Monika served...More

    Thank michaelmcgowanaz
    Response from LuckyBugCostaRica, Owner at Lucky Bug B & BResponded 1 week ago

    Thanks for your nice review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. The restaurant is not usually open for dinner, but special occasions such as Christmas, Easter, St. Patrick's Day, etc. we have special dinners. We decided kind of last minute to open...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This was recommended to me by a friend and it was everything he said. The art gallery and gift shop are great. The owners are so friendly and enjoyable. Everything is decorated to the name of the room and is very artistic.

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    Thank clbRuskin
    Response from LuckyBugCostaRica, Owner at Lucky Bug B & BResponded 1 week ago

    The decorations, as well as the soaps in the rooms are also available for purchase in the gallery. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and hope you come see us again. Pura Vida

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Of the many places we have stayed in during a 3 week trip around Costa Rica, this was the best and we hope to visit again in the future. The breakfasts are amazing, sitting on a beautiful terrace watching humming birds and woodpeckers - what...More

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    Thank karenG2697JF
    Response from LuckyBugCostaRica, Owner at Lucky Bug B & BResponded 1 week ago

    Yes, we never get tired of the view and ambiance of the patio at our restaurant. People seem to really enjoy the hummingbirds and the varieties of birds who are at the feeder. Please come and see us again the next time you are in...More

    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
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    • Price range
    • US$ 89 - US$ 140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • 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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    tissner
    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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    "French Toast and Eggs Racheros! Ask about dining places around them as well for dinner."
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    "Ask for an upper room with a balcony to be able to really appreciate the beautiful gardens and wonderful bird..."
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    "Ask for a room facing the lake"
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    "3 rooms were similar, once was larger with a kitchenette, the 5th was smaller but had 2 beds, Each decorated..."
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