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    Rafiki Beach Camp

    1 Km North of the Soccer Field, Beach Road, Playa Matapalo, Costa Rica
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    1 - 5 of 66 reviews

    Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

    Our family of 9 (ranging in many different ages) stayed at Rafiki beach camp for 4 nights... The hospitality of amazing. The ocean, pool, clean tents, view were wonderful. Breakfast was delicious! We walked to the local convenience store, has dinner at the local seafood...More

    Thank Pamela M
    Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

    My husband and I found Rafiki Beach Camp by zooming in on Google Earth and searching for sleeping accommodations on Costa Rica's Pacific Coast. We nailed it. It was perfect. Nature, animals, gorgeous beach, pool, falling asleep to the ocean waves each night. I can't...More

    Thank Lindy A
    Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here for two nights travelling from Arenal Volcano to Osa Peninsula. The view was spectacular as we had an ocean view. We could not see the other tents so it was like we had our own private beach. The "tent" was very nicely...More

    1  Thank CampinTrav
    Reviewed 8 April 2017

    We were a family group of 10 ranging in age from 74 to 14. (3 generations) Some of our group were returning for a second stay at Rafiki, having stayed there three years ago. It was just as we remembered and thankfully had not changed....More

    1  Thank Karen S
    Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

    The tent was immaculately clean and the water for the shower was nice and hot. I never felt like we needed air conditioning because the breeze coming off the sea into the tent made for the perfect temperature. My husband and I were able to...More

    1  Thank Cydney M
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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    • Pool
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    • US$ 128 - US$ 164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Playa Matapalo
    • Also Known As
    • Rafiki Beach Camp Costa Rica/Playa Matapalo
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    Room Tips
    "Only 4 tents, all have a front porch with garden, pool or ocean views"
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    "Go for beach tent, gives you unspoilt view of the ocean"
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