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    Casa Chameleon Hotel

    Punta Barrigona | Province of Puntarenas, Mal Pais, Costa Rica
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$ 390
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          Overview
          • Excellent89%
          • Very good5%
          • Average3%
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          Travellers talk about
          “private pool” (34 reviews)
          “chef pabro” (17 reviews)
          “our honeymoon” (75 reviews)
          Free Wifi
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          Breakfast Available
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          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 17 February 2015

          Our experience at Casa Chameleon was fantastic! We spent the best 3 nights of our honeymoon there. Our room had amazing views, romantic privacy--our own private pool!--and the hotel is in an awesome location. Amazingly helpful and nice staff!

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          1  Thank Elizabeth S
          Response from CasaChameleon, Owner's Rep at Casa Chameleon Hotel

          Hola Elizabeth Thanks for the great review! We are glad that you enjoyed your honeymoon at Casa Chameleon, romance is our specialty! We hope to see you back! Pura Vida!

          Reviewed 14 February 2015

          This was our second trip to Casa Chameleon and our 7 day stay was divided between Villa Sol and Villa Estrella. The villas, each with a private pool, are both wonderful. I loved starting each morning with coffee poolside, watching the birds. I would then...More

          3  Thank Lynn B
          Response from CasaChameleon, Owner's Rep at Casa Chameleon Hotel

          Hola Lynn We are glad you loved Casa Chameleon so much that you returned! We agree that birding/wildlife tours are an amazing treat to our guests, and are glad that you enjoyed your experience. Thank you for the wonderful review! Pura Vida!

          Reviewed 13 February 2015

          Have you ever seen pictures online of a hotel or resort that look amazing, then worry if the place actually still looks like that? Well, we had some of that worry, but when we arrived at Casa Chameleon, everything was just as promised...even better in...More

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          1  Thank Joshua H
          Response from CasaChameleon, Owner's Rep at Casa Chameleon Hotel

          Hola Josh Thank you for the glowing review! We are happy that you chose to spend your 10th Anniversary at Casa Chaeleon, and that we exceeded your expectations! We hope to see you back at our little piece of paradise in Costa Rica. Pura Vida!

          Reviewed 6 February 2015

          Just returned from our second visit in two years to Casa Chameleon. My wife and I are a retired couple and our experience was wonderful. The six villas are very private and intimate. This intimacy provides a climate for honeymooners but we as an elderly...More

          4  Thank Sim5242
          Response from CasaChameleon, Owner's Rep at Casa Chameleon Hotel

          Hi! Thank you for the glowing review! We are glad you enjoyed your second stay at Casa Chameleon, and hope that it will not be your last! Although perfect for honeymooners, Casa Chameleon's intimate size and amazing staff makes it perfect for anyone, of any...More

          Reviewed 4 February 2015

          My wife and I loved Casa Chameleon! A big thank you to Erika and Andrea for making us feel so welcome. It's a beautiful boutique hotel and met all our expectations. The food was outstanding and our only regret was not eating more than one...More

          1  Thank Tim C
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          About
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          Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Room Service
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Room Service
          • Concierge
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast Available
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$ 326 - US$ 497 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #1 Romantic Hotel in Mal Pais
          • Room types
          • Suites
          • Number of rooms
          • 10
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          • Location
          • Costa Rica >
          • Province of Puntarenas >
          • Mal Pais
          • Also Known As
          • Casa Chameleon Mal Pais
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          Stephyandat
          What airport do we need to fly into?
          11 March 2017|
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          Response from karil951 | Property representative |
          We have two hotels, The best airport to fly into is Liberia if you go to Casa Chameleon Las Catalinas and then a 45 min transfer that we can arrange for you. San Jose airport would be your best option if you go to Casa... More
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          Julie B
          Does Casa Chameleon offer an all inclusive meal option?
          11 February 2017|
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          Response from karil951 | Property representative |
          No miss, we do not offer all inclusive meal options
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          Baixeras
          Is there any a/c available in the rooms in case it gets too hot?
          18 January 2017|
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          Response from CasaChameleon | Property representative |
          Thank you for your question. Each Villa has air condition, ceiling and floor fans too. Kind regards, Vicky Reservations
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