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La Kukula Lodge

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Aurora, Colorado
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

When I arrived yesterday it was raining. The owner, Pepo, seemed a bit dismissive or rushed when I arrived yesterday. I asked about snorkeling for today & he told me someone would call for me this morning. Carolina was cook and server last evening & this evening. She went out of her way to make my dinners and Mojitos just...

Thank 1014Sherry
San Jose, Costa Rica
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Very nice place, in the "jungle". Quiet and in excellent conditions. The attention from the managers and workers was as at home. They permit us a early in and a late out! exactly was we need to recover from a terrible experience in another near "hotel". btw the breakfast is the best I had in a long long time!

Thank FFerlini
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

These lodges are not in the center of town but in the middle of the jungle super nice location and sloths, frogs, birds and other animals just around you really unbelievable Sonja one of the owners is super nice you can ask her anything and she will arrange it her husband is a real sloth spotter Enjoy when you are...

Thank MauriceDahan
Mill Valley, California
Reviewed 27 April 2016

This is really the Jungle. Monkeys, toucans, frogs, snakes, the whole enchilada. But the buildings themselves are worth a visit. Everything about this place from the placing of the cabins, just so, in the foliage to give privacy but retain security, to the perfect choice of colors and building materials, to the high end beds and linens, demonstrate Tropical Contemporary...

1Thank juliannekun
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Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

The moment you step out of your transport at the La Kukula Lodge one is first hit with air that smells of hibiscus and ocean air. As you take a second deep breath because of the fresh new smells you hear the music of the many native birds and may just be greeted by a hummingbird sipping from the gardens....

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Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 22 April 2016

This is the perfect place to getaway from it all. It is perfectly located in a quiet area just south of Puerto Viejo, close to the beach. We sat on our patio hammocks watching a troop of 10-15 monkeys playing and swinging by our room. There is beautiful, lush vegetation everywhere with birds all around. The staff is incredibly helpful,...

Thank Markus S
San José, San Jose, Costa Rica
Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

Very natural and cozy lodging. Nice owners and service. Very close to Puerto Viejo and surroundings. Time to come from San Jose by car around 4 hours. Nicest beach is Chiquita which is very close distance walking. You can hear to animals during the night and see a couple of them during the day in the breakfast area. Breakfast was...

1Thank Danielle S
Reviewed 19 March 2016

We had an awesome holiday here. Probably the only downside is we were too busy. Not enough time to enjoy our location.The staff were really helpful and our dining experiences were great.We would love to go back to Puerto Viejo sometime.

Thank Mary G
Paris, France
Reviewed 1 March 2016

We spent 4 memorable days here on our Costa Rica holiday in 2015. Fantastic little lodge, lovely owners and in an amazing beautiful environment. Great advice on visits and activities. We recommend strongly !

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 22 February 2016

By no means, should you be disappointed with a reservation here. However, it does little to stand out in our opinion. It is clean, the décor very appealing and the layout/carpentry amazing. What my wife and I felt was the place lacked was the personal touch that is so prevalent at many other hotels/lodges in PV. It was hard to...

2Thank wilcoxbs

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
La Kukula Lodge is situated in Playa Chiquita/ Puerto Viejo, next to Refugio de Vida Silvestre de Gandoca-Manzanillo and Cahuita N.P.Built in 2008, La Kukula Lodge follows the principles of sustainable architecture and only plantation wood (teak) has been used in its construction. With its tropical-contemporary style, the bungalows blend naturally with the wooded surroundings: an ideal location to enjoy the flora and fauna the region has to offer. A simple path system running through the garden links each bungalow, the “rancho-bar” and the swimming pool. There are only 8 rooms available, all are very spacious and airy, with their own deck, fans, bathrooms and hot water from a hybrid solar/electric system. All rooms have fantastic views from private terraces onto the sylvan garden. ... more   less 

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Address: Playa Chiquita, Puerto Viejo 73000, Costa Rica | Carretera a Manzanillo, km 6, Puerto Viejo 73000, Costa Rica, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 7300, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Limon > Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Price Range: ₹ 7,398 - ₹ 17,677 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — La Kukula Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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Also Known As:
La Kukula Hotel Puerto Viejo
La Kukula Lodge Costa Rica/Limon
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“You sleep in the middle of the jungle,with the sound of animals and insects,incredible!”
 of 5 bubbles _socialcontrol1984, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“I'd say all rooms are great, you're in the middle of the forest!”
 of 5 bubbles cfredman2016, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Casa Kukula is terrific for families who need a little extra room, or even couples who would enjoy the greater privacy.”
 of 5 bubbles 415kirstenm, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are good”
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“private bungalow is worth the extra for more privacy”
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