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    Hotel El Bambu

    | En frente plaza deportes, Puerto Viejo de Sarapiqui 3069, Costa Rica
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    • Excellent33%
    • Very good41%
    • Average22%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    “puerto viejo” (6 reviews)
    “free wifi” (4 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 70 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We were here for a mission trip and the incredibly kind staff at Hotel Bambu made it so much fun and did whatever they could to make us all very comfortable. Thank you to each of you and to Angel for the awesome hospitality and...More

    Thank bagelsk
    Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

    First we were awed by the pool and elevated walkways that floated over the forest, but as we got to know the hotel bambú, we loved it more and more. We saw a man named Angel cleaning the pool, and he let us know about...More

    Thank Daniel L
    Reviewed 3 June 2017

    We stay during two night in Bambu hotel in Sarapiquí to do a rafting adventure and a night jungle tour. For the night trip we had a guide that comes directly at the hotel and that offer the tour for FREE. This tour is a...More

    Thank Lucile J
    Reviewed 30 March 2017

    Hotel el Bambu is a great retreat for groups, or individuals. We came as part of a large group of adults and teen-agers and enjoyed our stay very much. The kids especially liked the swimming pool and we used a large covered outdoor room for...More

    Thank AcornOwl
    Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

    This hotel has a great local feel. We stayed there with a group of 43 for a mission trip. They had a nightly ecological walk to tell us about the plants and animals on the property. The meals were authentic Costa Rican fare. The staff...More

    Thank Karen S
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    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Room Service
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    • Laundry Service
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • US$ 96 - US$ 128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 40
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Heredia >
    • Sarapiqui >
    • Puerto Viejo de Sarapiqui
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    Hotel & Grounds (46)
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    Room Tips
    "Quieter rooms are at the end of the long passage on stilts."
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    "Corner room big, big balcony and bath"
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    "I had a superior room"
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    "The rooms nearer to the reception seemed to be cleaner, less moldy."
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