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Stjordal, Norway
Reviewed 22 October 2016

My husband and i stayed at El Nido for three weeks . The cabina is located in a beautyful garden with a nice swimmingpool . Access to the beach is a 5 min walk . We really enjoyed our stay there . The managers , an Italian couple did everything to make our stay even better . With two small...

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miami beach
Reviewed 10 August 2016

I went for a day to el Nido cabins since it was right next to playa chiquita, a very cute beach. Hotel has no access to the beach but has a great nature inside. Cabins are big, they have kitchen and free parking. I found that it was not very clean and also the owners have not been investing very...

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PAOLO R, Gerente at El Nido Cabinas, responded to this review

Hi dansfudge, thank you for stay with us. Your reservation through expedia statedno breackfast and 2 people. You were 4, 2 adults and 2 kids, we didn't charge you any extra. Here your expedia reservation Hotel Collects Payment from Guest Travel arrangements provided through Hotels.com Reservation ID: 709623640 Guest: daniel wohlstein Booked on: Aug 07 2016 06:44PST 0 (0) 3056137454...

Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

A great tropical escape in playa chiqiuta run by nice Italian owner. We were looking for a large room to accommodate family of 5, near the beautiful beach of Punta Uva with the option of a swimming pool. Apart from a slight hot water problem (which was partly fixed on day 2) the place is very nice. Huge bonus was...

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Chandler, Arizona
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

I had posted a review about how bad the room condition was. The owner probably removed the post. Through booking.com and email contact with Paolo, i got some money back based on some 115$ per night rate. I don't have time to rewrite my bad experience. In summary, if el nido wants to be in business, they better fix what...

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PAOLO R, Gerente at El Nido Cabinas, responded to this review

Hi Jayani, thank you for getting in touch with us. We are sorry to hear you complaints. We just checked with our supervisor Gabriela about that. Apparently, after your complaints, the room was cleaned again and the sheets were changed. And when she asked you at breakfast the next day you said that everithing was fine. Mosquitos and bugs are...

Kansas City, Missouri
Reviewed 28 June 2016

I have been there with my family and it was incredible! Our bungalow was without A/C but we never needed it. The breakfast was very good, and the service was perfect. The garden was something very special... I think that I saw more tropical plants there than in all the places that we visited in the country. They grow organic...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 28 June 2016

This is the best place we stayed at in our trip around Costa Rica. Our bungalow had A/C and was fully equiped with kitchen, one real king size bed with orthopedic mattress (after a few weeks around Costa Rica to be able to find a confortable bed to sleep in well was amaziang), another queen sized bed and one sofa...

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costa rica
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

Communication was good from the beginning. Located in Playa Chiquita it's a 300m walk from the beach and 2km from Punta Uva, you can ride a bike, take a taxi or walk. It's less than $4 cab drive from downtown, there's an exc Minimarket 50m away. Host was nice and helpful, place is clean, beds are comfty and big and...

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Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica
Reviewed 13 April 2016

We stayed two nights and really enjoyed the hospitality. Rooms were open and clean. Nice restaurants nearby. What's not to love? Near by its a market where you can save some cash buying fresh fruts and vegitables. Managers were very friendly.

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La Romana, La Romana, Dominican Republic
Reviewed 21 March 2016

I really enjoyed staying at these cabins. They are large and airy and fit my family of 5 comfortably. The cabins are separated and with the lush gardens you feel as if you have your own little piece of paradise. The manager is friendly and kind and so very helpful. He gave us great advice on where to go and...

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Reviewed 13 January 2016 via mobile

Ordered today's special that was Pasta Carbonara, but the pasta came very hard and was not cooked properly, which was weird because it took almost 35 min before it arrived after ordering it. The owner was nice, though and I could send it back and order a pizza instead. I then ordered the pizza margarita, that came after 5 min......

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Brand New! Beautiful craftsman bungalows set in tropical gardens with salt water pool and jacuzzi. Bright and Spacious bungalows with king size bed, 300+ cotton sheets, kitchen and eating bar, TV/DVD, sofa bed, hot water and AC. Warm hospitality and full service tour booking. 200 m to gorgeous Playa Chiquita beach, 3and a half miles from lively Puerto Viejo. ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Nido Cabinas

Address: Frente Elenas | Playa Chiquita, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 9355, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Limon > Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Price Range: ₹ 7,424 - ₹ 10,148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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El Nido Cabinas Hotel Puerto Viejo
El Nido Cabinas Costa Rica/Limon
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“Bungalow amazing. Perfect for family.”
 of 5 bubbles _RobertG_39_09, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
“best location close to everything”
  • kitchenette fully equipped
 of 5 bubbles smijho, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
“i always ask 'which is the best room for ... ??' ... and then take a look and see if it fits your criteria.”
 of 5 bubbles punadude, 5 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Maybe an A/C room would be less noisy and hot”
 of 5 bubbles MeTravelBug, 16 May 2015 | Read review
“One of the cabins has AC”
 of 5 bubbles AliyEylon, 7 Sep 2014 | Read review
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