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Cabinas Carol

Rio Claro de Pavones, Pavones 60701, Costa Rica
Cabinas Carol
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are different types of rooms: dorms with shared bathroom or double rooms with private bathroom. There is a kitchen with a lot of tools for cooking and every room has a place in the fridge and in the kitchen to put your own food. The guest are so friendly and Paolo, his manager, as well. It is very close... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Still the same as my previous stay at this place back in May 2011. The only difference is that Carol wasn't here this time. This cabina is set in a beautiful garden. My single-private room was simple with a nice double-size bed and a big mosquito-net hanging over it. It was clean and cozy enough, and now there is even... More 

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Huntington Beach, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

Cabinas Carol has potential to be a cool Hostel. The location is pretty good, and the fact that they sent a shuttle to pick us up from the dock in Golfito was great, although expensive. The room was a little dirty and attracted all sorts of wildlife, which is fine considering it's Costa Rica, but it had sugar ants all... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

Cabinas carol is a really well laid out hostel and the kitchen & bathroom is cleaned every morning. There's hammocks outside every room, the shared showers and toilets have an 'outdoor style' and are always clean. There's free coffee, bananas and basic cooking essentials and the communal kitchen and eating area is big and really comfortable. Now about the wave...... More 

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Casablanca, Morocco
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

We loved staying at cabinas carol, all there was perfect!!! nice rooms, very very very clean, each one with its own bathroom, hammoc and small terrasse. The responsible Pablo and his dog coco seem just dedicated to let your stay be the most agreable possible, always a smile and a nice word. We felt home there. The location is maybe... More 

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Vancouver Island, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2012

Pavones is a paradise, by far my favorite place in Costa Rica - and Cabinas Carol is a fantastic place to stay there - excellent location (just up from the soccer field, about a short a walk as you could hope for to the wave) Carol is awesome as well, and is a most excellent host - graciously putting out... More 

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Sebastian, Florida, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2012

Carol is a most gracious host. She's like mom who keeps making sure you've got what you need. A good mix of surfboards were available (easier at the aiport and on the wallet) for the short walk to the beach, with consistently surfable waves! Nice bathroom/shower(s) with hot water, were clean. A nice family atmosphere. WiFi was nice to have... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2012

I really love this place. The owner is awesome, that's Carol and the staff was so friendly. It is such a great price for what you get. THe grounds are so beautiful, flowers and fruit trees everywhere. Included in the very good price is free fruit, they put out on the kitchen counter: coconuts, star fruit, oranges, bananas, mangos, it's... More 

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