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Rancho Oropendola

San Mateo Orotina, Orotina, Costa Rica
Rancho Oropendola
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Toronto, Canada
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2011

We stumbled upon what looks like it was once a mini-resort which is not seeing a lot of business, not usual these days. It has a short nature trail, a partially filled pool (probably kept low because of the little girls) and an outdoor covered patio for a restaurant. Not fancy, tucked away in the outskirts of San Mateo, but... More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2007

Supposedly you can book through the internet, but I never got a confirmation back. So I called them directly. Turns out that the person answering the phone doesn't speak a single bit of Spanish. I muddled through and made the reservation but wish I hadn't. When we got there, we were greeted by a very nice woman and her equally... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2005

Located about 5km from Orotina, in the tiny ghost town of San Mateo. Whoever answers the phone speaks Spanish only. Extremely friendly owner Alvaro has pretty much let the place go. While we were greeted with a refreshing glass of juice, we were left alone after that to wonder whether and where dinner or breakfast would be served. Guests stay... More 

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