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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 25 May 2013

We booked the #1 rancho room and enjoyed it. Having 3 people it slept us fine, with 3 beds in 2 rooms. This isn't a luxurious resort, but you are kind of in the middle of nowhere. In fact this town has only 1 paved road. We stayed here to visit Corcovado, and it worked OK. There's about a 1...

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Seattle WA
Reviewed 25 May 2013

John and Cabinas Jimenez are both wonderful and inviting! My husband, teenage son and myself stayed for a week and enjoyed every minute of the beautiful place and wonderful staff! I cannot say enough great things about this place. We have been home for less then three weeks and I am already planning a trip back before years end. Thank...

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USA
Reviewed 23 May 2013

I read good reviews about this place before booking, and set my expectations accordingly - and yet - it exceeded them! Staff was super friendly, speaking English, helping with everything you might need. The location is great - right on the water (this is a bay, not really a beach to swim at), 2 minutes walikng from the main street...

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Ashland, Oregon
Reviewed 8 May 2013

John and Leah are great hosts. They have different rooms for different budgets, so it's easy to find a spot that fits. The rooms are quiet, clean, and air-conditioned. Also, they include the use of 6 kayaks and about 10 different bikes for free, first-come, first-serve. Beautiful location right on the bay, easy walk to the downtown area or to...

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 7 May 2013

I'm sitting on our waterfront patio and just had to write a revieww... immediately. This is really a wonderful place. I have stayed here a couple of times, both alone and as a couple, and would recommend it to anyone. Comfortable cute rooms, refreshing pool, beach bikes to explore the area, smiling staff, fast free internet.. John the owner has...

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 April 2013 via mobile

We stayed here before we did the Carate to La Sirena tour and then for four days after. we needed somewhere to relax at the end of our busy 3 week trip and this was just perfect. the rooms were immaculately clean and the plants and shrubs were well maintained. All of the staff were very friendly and helpful and...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 23 April 2013

I can't say enough how much we enjoyed our stay at Cabinas Jimenez. We stayed in the lower Rancho for one week (April 06-13th) which I really recommend. The private deck with views of the Golfo Dulce took our breath away. Every morning I watched the sunrise as I drank my coffee and listened to Macaws and other fabulous birds...

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cabinasjimenez, Owner at Cabinas Jimenez, responded to this review

Thank you Julie for your wonderful Trip Advisor reveiw of Cabinas Jimenez.. It was my pleasure to take your family out in my boat., seeing the Pan Tropical Dolphins and using the " Dolphin Swimming Boards " . I am also happy that your daughter enjoyed the pool,bikes and Kayaks. I hope to see you and your family again, in...

Gunnison, Colorado
Reviewed 23 April 2013

Affordable, and the a/c was a huge relief. We loved the location as we walked to town for all of our meals. Also, loved that we could use kayaks and bikes...which we used each day we were there. Conveniently located on gulf. We stayed in Rancho, on the second level....plenty of space and liked the upper deck.

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cabinasjimenez, Owner at Cabinas Jimenez, responded to this review

Thank you for your Trip Advisor review. I am very pleased that you enjoyed your stay at Cabinas Jimenez. And that you made, good use of the Bikes and the Kayaks. Hope to see you again, John owner of Cabinas Jimenez

Monterey, California
Reviewed 19 April 2013

We really enjoyed this little hotel. We stayed in room #10. Clean and quiet. We could hear the disco beat from across the water on the weekend, but not that bad. The staff was friendly. Room had a refrigerator, microwave and coffee maker. We did the boat tour. Saw dolphins.

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estero, fl
Reviewed 19 April 2013

This really is an awesome hotel stay! The most adorable little Costa Rican cabin, definitely recommend room number #1, it is like 5 dollars more than the other rooms but once you see why you will never regret it. A private deck right on the water and away from all the other rooms so you have privacy and quiet. Everyone...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cabinas Jimenez is located on the Osa Peninsula, in Puerto Jimenez, on a quiet street at the edge of Puerto Jimenez, and directly on the Golfo Dulce. Comfortable new beds and linens, A/C, hot showers, mini-fridge, coffee makers are just a few of the amenities offered. A new pool, free wireless internet, kayaks, bicycles, and a cheerful and helpful staff will make your stay at Cabinas Jimenez truly memorable! Explore Corcovado National Park, Go Fishing, Surfing…Come and explore all the Osa has to offer! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cabinas Jimenez

Address: on Main Street - 50 meters from the end of the soccer field | directly on the Golfo Dulce, Puerto Jimenez, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Puerto Jimenez
Price Range: ₹ 5,105 - ₹ 7,723 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 18
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Also Known As:
Cabinas Jimenez Hotel Puerto Jimenez
Cabinas Jimenez Puerto
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#2 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Jimenez
#4 Family Hotel in Puerto Jimenez
#4 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Jimenez
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“We loved Cabina 13!”
  • View of Golfo Dulce from Rancho Upstairs
  • Cabina 13 is Top Right Balcony
  • View of pool area from Cabina 13
  • View of Cabina 13 Door
 of 5 bubbles rickm613, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
“#15 is good with the exception of having the kitchen window on the next unit look out on your private deck?!?”
  • The view from #15 deck.
 of 5 bubbles A442QLjimm, 26 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Don't take a room without a terrace, outside kitchen & bay view.”
 of 5 bubbles susien2015, 20 Jan 2017 | Read review
“If your staying several nights, get a room with a kitchen, it's a great convenience.”
  • Great upstairs room with the view and outdoor privite patio
  • This is the way to eat with a view outside
 of 5 bubbles MichaelN605, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Do not book Rancho Upstairs. Bat infested with rats, loud music from neighboring disco and car traffic through the night.”
  • Rat dropping ontop of the termite droppings in the corner of the Rancho Upstairs Suite
 of 5 bubbles A701YMchrisb, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
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