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    Hotel La Palapa Eco Lodge Resort

    Meters From Main Road 800 | Manuel Antonio - Quepos - Puntarenas, Portalon 60602, Costa Rica
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    Reviewed 29 January 2017

    Avoid the La Palapa eco Lodge. I've lived in Costa Rica for 12 years and have visited dozens of hotels, lodges, resorts and Friends personal homes. the story I have to tell is disheartening. Avoid the La Palapa eco-lodge at Portalon Costa Rica. we stayed...More

    5  Thank traveling-franklin14
    Response from mbraganca, Owner at Hotel La Palapa Eco Lodge ResortResponded 10 February 2017

    This is REVIEW is all about a client that does not have money even to buy a bottle of water. The water of the resort is good for drinking, simply we do not serve tap water at dinner. The rest of the review is just...More

    Reviewed 17 January 2017

    This resort is amazing. Away from crowded touristic spots you find yourself near to the beach and also the jungle. For me that makes it the perfect place to enjoy those 2 sides of Costa Rica. The staff was excellent. The rooms good, clean and...More

    Thank DanielCMF
    Response from mbraganca, Owner at Hotel La Palapa Eco Lodge ResortResponded 19 January 2017

    Thank you so much for taking the time to write your review and for letting us know how you feel. Again, thank you very much for staying with us and I hope to see you back in the future.

    Reviewed 17 January 2017

    I arrived at the hotel with an incredible sunset and i was received with a great smile by the charming owner Mr Braganca who immediately offered me a drink of well come. I was taken to my charming villa. The accommodations were impeccable clean and...More

    Thank Guida1946
    Response from mbraganca, Owner at Hotel La Palapa Eco Lodge ResortResponded 19 January 2017

    Thank you so much for taking the time to write your review and for letting us know how you feel. Again, thank you very much for staying with us and I hope to see you back in the future.

    Reviewed 15 January 2017

    Loved this place! It's like a hidden paradise! I cried when I left! Unique setting(in nature) close to beautiful trails with waterfall. 5 minutes from the most beautiful beaches I've seen and close to great to visit places like Manuel Antonio National Park, Playa Linda...More

    Thank Andreia N
    Response from mbraganca, Owner at Hotel La Palapa Eco Lodge ResortResponded 17 January 2017

    Thank you so much for taking the time to write your review and for letting us know how you feel. Again, thank you very much for staying with us and I hope to see you back in the future.

    Reviewed 23 November 2016

    We were greeted by Magda who has been very welcoming and friendly throughout our three night stay. From this hotel, we visited Manuel Antonio, Dominical and Playa Linda (pretty beach!!). The location is remote and peaceful, It is very good to disconnect and be in...More

    Thank JuliaPeral
    Response from mbraganca, Owner at Hotel La Palapa Eco Lodge ResortResponded 12 December 2016

    Thank you so much for taking the time to write your review and for letting us know how you feel. Again, thank you very much for staying with us and I hope to see you back in the future.

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    • Pool
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$ 37 - US$ 112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    phoenixrising1
    7 October 2016|
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    Response from mbraganca | Property representative |
    By Bus, by taxi from anywhere.
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    Response from Suemccarth | Reviewed this property |
    No AC in any of the rooms.
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    LindaLou262
    28 September 2015|
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    ...and how far is this from Ballena Nacional Park?
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    "Cabins 1 through 5 are close to the pool The turn off to La Palapa is well marked at What3words PIN..."
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    "If you want to cook they have rooms with kitchen. If you not they have breakfast and dinner service."
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    "Great rooms and tasteful decoration, with kitchenette, lots of space, very clean!"
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