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Playa Matapalo 66351 Costa Rica See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Outdoor pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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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
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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
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
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
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
Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Playa Matapalo
Traveller (68)
Room & Suite (10)
Pool & Beach (7)
Dining (1)
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Jennifer G
17 May 2018|
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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.
12 October 2016|
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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
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"All rooms are nice but not fancy. check website to find a room that would fit your needs"
15 May 2018
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"There is a double room which is nearer the beach and has a hammock and lounging area, separate double..."
28 Oct 2016
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"The glass house"
28 Jun 2016
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"Loads of room options"
12 Mar 2016
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