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Playa Negra Guesthouse

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Reviewed 15 July 2012

We started our family vacation to Costa Rica in Cahuita and spent four nights in the Playa Negra Guesthouse. The place is a wonderful oasis in the djungle, a 10-15 min walk from the centre of Cahuita. The perfectly clean rooms are elegantly furnished with...More

Thank Andreas C
Reviewed 4 July 2012

I read all the great reviews of Playa Negra Guesthouse before our trip - and our experience lived up to the positive reviews and then some. It has the just the right blend of being off the beaten path yet convenient and comfortable. The grounds...More

Thank Joy S
Reviewed 2 July 2012

This place is perfect. Across the street from the beach, but has its own beautifully landscaped grounds with a pool. Large iguanas, many birds, and tree frogs can be see right on the premises. The rooms are spacious, bright, an airy. The guesthouse is located...More

Thank LowKeyAdventures
Reviewed 26 June 2012

We stayed in the Blue Cottage for 6 days in Cahuita. It is set right in the middle of your own little paradise! Beautiful plants and animals everywhere plus the beach right across the street! We loved Dolly, Pepper and Shep the resident doggies...they kept...More

Thank Cheryl G
Reviewed 7 June 2012

The facility is really a little tropical paradise. It offers rooms and cabinas (bungolows). We stayed in two different rooms over a couple of days. Both were perfectly equipped with fridge, coffee-maker. Everything is in top condition, each unit has its own privat terrace, there...More

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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$ 70 - US$ 110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Price range
US$ 70 - US$ 110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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marybjp
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Response from Franciny C | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have a few breakfast options.
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Lori A
16 June 2016|
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Response from gyo2014 | Reviewed this property |
Arenal is about 90 kms northwest of San José; Cahuita to San José is about a 3½ hour drive. I would easily add another 2 hours to get to Arenal and this if traffic is good! A better option is to stay in Alajuela first, visit... More
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5 May 2016|
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Response from Stephanie H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know the answer. We had rented a car because we planned to travel to various parts of the country while we were there. If you've already made arrangements to stay at Playa Negra, you could try to reach out to... More
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"many to choose from for your needs"
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"Possibly a second floor room on the main building would be cooler...but I'd get a room elsewhere with AC!"
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"All the view from all the room are nice ! You always have something nice to see :)"
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"You really can't go wrong in any room of this amazing resort. Highly recommended!!"
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