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Hotel Nirvana by the Sea

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Ames, Iowa
Reviewed 3 September 2012

My family and I stayed here for three nights. The owner was so friendly and helpful, and we saw quite a few animals including howler monkeys and toucans. We were really glad to stay in an air-conditioned cabin because of the high humidity along the coast. If you want a quite, relaxed atmosphere, this is a great option in Cahuita.

Thank Rachel C
Vaduz, Liechtenstein
Reviewed 27 August 2012

You are bound to see more animals here than inside the national park, just chill out in the pool and you will have toucans flying over your head, monkeys howling in the trees, iguanas climbing, colorful frogs jumping around, agoutis passing by and a whole family of sloths visiting... You get the idea, right? The cabinas are not luxurious but...

1Thank Jeez4475
Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 30 March 2012

Great accomodation!!! Price and Quality is perfect. Alex is great and gives you every information you need. He shows you all the animals he can find and we saw a lot of them. It´s nice and quiet and green. The Cabinas are clean and lovely, there is anough room for the luggage. It´s possible to order breakfast for 5 dollars,...

1Thank Corinna d
Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 22 March 2012

Hello my name is Yael and I'm from Israel. I, my boyfriend and his family visited the hotel last January. The owner Alex is a charming guy who advised us and helped us in everything we asked him. The cabins are beautiful, cute and cozy we enjoyed our stay in the place and the price is not expensive. We strongly...

Thank yael r
Halifax, Canada
Reviewed 27 February 2012

There are many reasons to stay at Cabinas Nirvana but the one that tops the list is the owner Alex and his family. Alex is as honest and genuine as a person as you'll ever meet, he insisted on driving us many times and we took him up on his offer when he drove us to the bus station at...

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Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 19 February 2012

We stayed with Alex and his family for nearly 2 weeks on and off during our 1 month vacation in Costa Rica. Alex was a magnificent host, took us into town many times, gave us a lot of tips and helped us with pretty much everything we needed. The cabinas are lovely and the garden just beautiful. Definitely the best...

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 February 2012

Cabinas Nirvana is a beautiful, well-priced spot to stay in Cahuita, which we felt was otherwise overly expensive. Alex is a wonderful host - he picked us up and dropped us off at the bus station, gave us loads of good advice on budget things to do, and even brought us bowls of hot water for our Ramen noodles when...

3Thank Ecarylloh
Nuremberg, Germany
Reviewed 30 January 2012

We stayed there in december... Alex cachted us when we arrived in Cahuita by bus. Seeing his beautiful cabinas we immediatly decided to stay with them. Also we wanted to stay just 1 night in Cahuita we stayed 2 at the end. The cabinas are really lovely linke you can see on the uploaded pictures. It`s a very beautiful, quiet...

Thank cr0cuta
Reviewed 14 January 2012

An excellent price-quality ratio, where the small details that should be improved are overcome by the friendliness of the owner and his family. If you're looking a luxury hotel, obviously, this isn't your choice but if you're looking for a good place to be in nature, where you can see in the garden, toucans, iguanas, monkeys, little frogs and other...

1Thank Karla_Xavier
San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
Reviewed 21 December 2011

Llegamos a Cahuita ,y despues de ver un par de lugares demasiado caros para lo que ofrecian, Alex el dueño de las Cabinas NIrvana nos ofrecio enseñarnos sus instalaciones. En cuanto lo vimos quisimos quedarnos a vivir. El precio fue el mejor que vimos. Increibles instalaciones, piscina, al lado de la playa perfecta para surfear... Nos llevamos un gran recuerdo...

Thank Amaia M

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nice and cozy Nirvana by the Sea is a small charming hotel located in Cahuita just 2 minutes from the beach and within 15 minutes walking distance from the Cahuita National Park main entrance in Cahuita. Puerto Viejo is only 30 minutes away. We have rooms and apartments that sleep between 2 to 4 people, same on the ground floor and some on the top floor. The bright rooms are comfortable and decorated with European attention to details and feature private bathroom with hot water shower, closet, mosquito nets over the beds and windows, fan and room safe. The superior rooms are equipped with refrigerator and coffeemaker and the apartments has a kitchen. All accommodations have their own entrance, a private porch with hammock and view to the nice garden where monkeys, sloths, birds and butterflies share our daily routine. We offer our clients personalized attendance, private parking, Wi-Fi, daily room cleaning and laundry service. Credit cards are not accepted. For entertainment and good food, just in front of the beach, you will find several Restaurants that offer breakfast and Caribbean specialties. For your convenience we can assist you in German, French, English, Portuguese and Spanish with information about popular touristic places and interesting sightseeing. If you are looking for peaceful and private accommodation, we are sure you can find it by visiting us. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Nirvana by the Sea

Address: Entr Playa Negra | 100m west from Reggae Bar, Cahuita 70403, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Limon > Cahuita
Price Range: ₹ 1,895 - ₹ 3,987 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Cahuita
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Cahuita
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“The rooms in the back have a tree where you can view a sloth.”
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