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Mother Dear Ocean Cottages

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Thunder Bay, Canada
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Just got back from two weeks in Costa Rica. Of the four places we stayed, this was by far the best. We didn't want to leave. The beach is amazing, the grounds beautiful and the hosts, Jimmy and Debbie, were so helpful and nice. Pictures don't do it justice. Would go back in a heartbeat.

2Thank ohwaldie
Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 19 October 2015

This had to be one of the nicest places we've stayed in the world! If we were to build a beach side cottage - I would want it to be like Mother Dear. The native woods, furniture, kitchen supplies, quality linens, candles, fans, beach towels and many more details that Jimmy and Debbie have put into this place were fantastic!...

1Thank amsp22
Doha, Qatar
Reviewed 14 October 2015

Wow. The photos just don't do this little treasure justice. The cottage is absolutely stunning, with gorgeous hardwood floors and a remarkable view of the ocean and private garden. Jimmie and Debbie have gone far reaches to make their guests comfortable. They provide beyond beyond basic amenities in the kitchen (olive oil, butter, salt, pepper, coffee, sugar), but be sure...

1Thank NME33
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 16 August 2015

My husband and I stayed at Mother Dear in July last year. The property is wonderful. We had a largely empty, beautiful beach to enjoy right at our fingertips and spent our mornings and early evenings gazing at the ocean from our balcony. Our cottage was extremely comfortable, spacious, spotless and set up to provide maximum privacy. We slept well...

1Thank SallyK2012
Reviewed 28 July 2015 via mobile

The mother Dear lodges are the perfect location to hang out at the Caribbean side of Costa Rica. It is well located, close to the nice village Puerto Viejo. The lodges have direct access to the shore, where you can swim. We hired two lodges for our family of five. Great design, one of the best places we have been...

1Thank Christa K
Reviewed 21 July 2015

It is hard to put into words just how amazing the Mother Dear Cottages are. So much has been said already but here is a recent account of our experience at Mother Dear: It was our first time in Costa Rica and prior to our stay in Puerto Viejo we visited Dominical on the Pacific side for 10 days. During...

1Thank Lauren F
San Diego, California
Reviewed 18 July 2015

When we first found Mother Dear cottages when deciding where to stay in Puerto Viejo, we were wowed with their 100% 5 star rating. After staying there for 3 nights, we know why. James and Debbie were amazing hosts, very welcoming and full of information about the area. The cottage was the best place we stayed in Costa Rica, didn't...

1Thank TareqandFelicia
Three Oaks, Michigan
Reviewed 16 July 2015

We use Trip Advisory frequently. A few years ago and our 1st trip to Costa Rica we found are so happy Mother Dear. There are always those questions in your head when you read and then finally book like " did I make the right decision here? And "is it really going to be as advertised and like they said?"...

1Thank ps429
Reviewed 5 July 2015

My girlfriend and I wanted to stay at Mother dear for nights originally, but as soon as we saw the place and slept there for one night we decided, if there is any way, we must stay longer. it's a truly special place an staying there was something special for us. it's all together one of the nicest places I...

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Reviewed 22 June 2015

We came with friend's to Costa Rica. This seaside stay was a great part of the trip. The wood floors and rich decor was attractive. The sound of the surf and groomed gardens added to the charm. It had a kitchenette, refrigerator with a nice supply of beverages and condiments which gave us the opportunity to choose to eat in...

Thank Colleen C

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Two hand-crafted hardwood cottages by the sea. Built for maximum air circulation, the cottages are elevated, cooled by ocean breezes during the day and mountain backdrafts at night. Beach music and forest sounds help you rest, relax, and renew. Beautiful hardwood floors and custom furniture make for a warm and cozy nest. Looking out above the beach from your porch, listening to the sound of the crashing waves, life is good! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mother Dear Ocean Cottages

Address: Calle Bar Pen Playa Negra, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 70401, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Limon > Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Price Range: ₹ 7,199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
Also Known As:
Mother Dear Ocean Cottages Costa Rica/Limon
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“both cottages of mother dear are equal and have great ocean view. we were in cottage no. 1”
 of 5 bubbles simonesimone2017, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“This is a spectactular destination for couples.”
  • Our daily view of paradise from our room and the deck. Perfect place to stay!!!
 of 5 bubbles debbieandken2017, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
“your own beachfront hideaway”
 of 5 bubbles Laura96423, 15 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Both cabins are identical - no one is better than another. Both have the same amenities and same gorgeous view.”
  • The view from the porch of our house. Stunning!
 of 5 bubbles FrannieNoble, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Both cottages are identical. Just book one, you won't be sorry”
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