We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Traveller (68)
Room & Suite (10)
Pool & Beach (7)
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget"}}
Overview
Hotel website
Playa Matapalo 66351 Costa Rica See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Outdoor pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Reviews (81)
Filter reviews
53 results
Traveller rating
37
12
0
0
4
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
37
12
0
0
4
Show reviews that mention
All reviews manuel antonio costa rica for years suite charlies sunset privacy stretch beach tranquility chill deck heaven
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 53 reviews
Reviewed 15 May 2018

...go to CHARLIES JUNGLE HOUSE . This is not a fancy resort, rather it's a one of a kind, restful place to stay in a jungle environment; a 4 minute walk from beautiful beach. Waves are perfect for boogie boarding and surfing when the tide...More

2  Thank alotis9
Reviewed 8 April 2018

We pulled into Charlie's after a long day at the Canadian embassy in San Jose sorting out passport issues. Charlie came out to greet us and made us feel welcomed from the moment we met. Our room was very spacious (we had the family suite...More

1  Thank Albertans-on-the-go
Reviewed 25 March 2018

This is unlike anything we've ever stayed at. It's not a private rental but not like a hotel either. The people running it are incredibly helpful, friendly and accommodating, and the chef (Caribe) is fantastic. The new pool and hot tub were a real added...More

Thank Swamp D
Reviewed 23 March 2018

Charlie and his staff just couldn’t be any nicer, more accommodating, or eager to please. His place is comfortable and very nicely kept, with a variety of spaces available. It’s just a nice short path to the beach, which is vast and uncrowded. Charlie recently...More

Thank mseanv
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Great time! Charlie is very friendly and gave us tips and directions to area restaraunts and sights. Breakfast was included every morning, which was great. Our sunrise suite was nice and had a kitchette. We arrived early December and we had the beach mostly to...More

Thank Kathleen J
View more reviews
About
Description
All suites offer kitchenettes, AC in bedrooms, hot water, satellite television, wifi, complimentary beach towels, as well as our exclusive hammock park situated next to the ocean. Here you will relax in specially More placed hammocks, beach loungers and tables as our staff tend to your every whim. Food and beverage service is available beach side during the day. Uniquely situated between 2 National Parks (Manuel Antonio to the north, Uvita Whale Marine to the south) we know you will enjoy discovering all of the adventures our pristine special destination has to offer. Allow our knowledgeable staff to assist you in developing your perfect Costa Rica vacation. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$ 80 - US$ 118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Charlie's Jungle House Costa Rica/Playa Matapalo
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Playa Matapalo
Photos
Traveller (68)
Room & Suite (10)
Pool & Beach (7)
Dining (1)
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Bahari Beach Bungalows
59 reviews
.10 km away
Hotel La Palapa Eco Lodge Resort
354 reviews
4.36 km away
Albergue Alma de Hatillo
111 reviews
8.31 km away
Villas Rio Mar
712 reviews
13.33 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 2 nearby restaurants
La Langosta Feliz
172 reviews
1.63 km away
Del Mar Taco Shop
422 reviews
13.71 km away
Bar y Restaurant Mirador Rancho Los Compayres
48 reviews
16.55 km away
Cafe Mono Congo
737 reviews
13.45 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 2 nearby attractions
Alturas Wildlife Sanctuary
492 reviews
19.44 km away
Baru Waterfall Adventure Tours
22 reviews
18.95 km away
Nauyaca Waterfalls
538 reviews
18.96 km away
Eco Chontales Waterfall
11 reviews
14.28 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Jennifer G
17 May 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from alotis9 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there's a barbecue for guests. In each room there is a large electric frying pan. I don't know if they have hotplates.
1
Vote
motsemloh
12 October 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from junglehousecr | Property representative |
Hello! Sorry for the late reply. We are about 30 min up the coast from Uvita and about 18 min from Dominical in Playa Matapalo. If you Google Charlie's Jungle House you will find a map. Please let me know if you have any... More
0
Votes
Room Tips
"All rooms are nice but not fancy. check website to find a room that would fit your needs"
alotis9
15 May 2018
Read review
"There is a double room which is nearer the beach and has a hammock and lounging area, separate double..."
719louisee
28 Oct 2016
Read review
"The glass house"
reisfreaks
28 Jun 2016
Read review
"Loads of room options"
aguablanco15
12 Mar 2016
Read review
Show More 
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing