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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Awesome hotel, it's like a big tree house, booming town near great nature. Good rafting, pineapple tours and more. All can be booked at the reception. Also the room are big and beautiful decorated. We had one in the corner and had i bath. Big balcony with perfect view on the jungle garden of the hotel. In the garden there...

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california
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel is on stilts. Beautiful walkway to rooms. Feels like your in the jungle. Room with two queen beds was large with a private balcony overlooking the jungle. Comfortable beds. Bathroom was large and very decorative. Swimming pool was nice as was the staff. Breakfast is included at the attached restaurant. Food was very good. Safe in room. Free wifi....

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Ephrata, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for 1 week! We had a great time! the room service is good, The food is good. The breakfast is included and is served from a full service restaurant! Free wifi. Nice pool. Located right in the rain forest. We saw monkeys in the trees outside our room. Angel, one of the staff is very friendly and...

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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

A very big restaurant in a little town ..... immaculate presentation and staff helpful and attentive but not pushy We didn't order anything extravagant but it was tasteful and served reasonably quickly

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Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

The rooms are very clean and comfortable. There was sufficiant light with the bedside lamp. Nice balconies looking into the beautiful jungle garden where you can see tucans, iguanas, sloths and many other animals. The guided tour around the property are fun and educative. We had a very pleasent time on the night tour with Anchel, he schowed us many...

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Lafayette, California
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Hotel rooms are large but sparse. The cost for the room was higher then I think the quality merited. Lighting and bed sheets are poor. The best part of our stay was the tour thru the acres surrounding the hotel. Angel has created a nature walk with lots of interesting flora and wildlife. Angel is incredibly knowledgeable and enthusiastic about...

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Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Big rooms but not enough light (not enough to read books) and no extra lights available , poor breakfast but dinner with good local kitchen, restaurant not causy (old), friendly service , well positioned in the centre of Puerto viego.

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basingstoke
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

There is only one reason to visit Sarapiqui and that's to do something adventurous. And it's likely to be rafting down the nearby Sarapiqui river. There really is only one place to stay and that's El Bambu. Quirky hotel with high ramps to a myriad of rooms. Pleasant gardens below and what looks like a nice clean pool. We didn't...

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Ventura County Coast, California
Reviewed 6 August 2016

We had low expectations for this place in the middle of the little town of Sarapiqui, but the Hotel El Bambu really surprised us. It spreads back into the jungle so that you have to walk a good way to get to the rooms after checking in. This is actually pretty cool since the walkway is a raised wooden platform...

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Pulled in after being unhappy with accommodations elsewhere. Very nice place, friendly staff, comfortable rooms on a happening avenue through town. The hotel also offers balconies with a cool view of the campo near the middle of town. Some evenings you can watch the local soccer teams practice. Also, the pool was quite nice.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy the tropic rainforest in a small and welcoming hotel operated by a Costa Rican family just 82 km from San José. At the same time learn about our natural sustainable project, taste our delightful variety of plates in our menu restaurant, rest in superior rooms with queen size beds, air conditioning and terrace. Also take advantage of our safari tour on the Sarapiquí River or enjoy our adventure tours in the area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel El Bambu

Address: | En frente plaza deportes, Puerto Viejo de Sarapiqui 3069, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Heredia > Sarapiqui > Puerto Viejo de Sarapiqui
Price Range: ₹ 5,950 - ₹ 8,490 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel El Bambu 3*
Number of rooms: 40
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“Corner room big, big balcony and bath”
 of 5 bubbles Chrizzy020, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I had a superior room”
 of 5 bubbles marsilva, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The rooms nearer to the reception seemed to be cleaner, less moldy.”
 of 5 bubbles trvldddy, 5 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Some rooms are really far from reception, so ask before accepting the key.”
 of 5 bubbles mauriciog106, 3 May 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in the back wing are worth extra money.”
 of 5 bubbles SheilaG68, 22 Mar 2016 | Read review
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