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Casa Faya Lobi

Manzanillo center 200 meters from Cabinas Manzanillo, Manzanillo, Costa Rica
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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 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I actually went their August 2014 with my family. My father is originally from Puerto Veijo and my mother from Estrada. I was born in San Jose. I wanted to give my family the tourist experience. We got there late after traveling from Puntarenas and Katherine meet use at the house. She should use around and then left. After she... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Our party of ten stayed at Casa Faya Lobi for a month in January/February this year. We had a great holiday and loved the location of the house between the jungle and the ocean. Hearing howler monkeys at dawn and falling asleep to the sound of the waves. Because Manzanillo is a weekend destination and gets busy on Saturday and... More 

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Abilene, TX
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

Part of a group of nine staying at Casa Faya Lobi during Feb 2014, I was reminded of all the reasons I wanted to return: comfortable (if smallish) sleeping quarters complemented by a roomy and well-appointed common living area, with a kitchen that is normally fully functional. A well-maintained garden area attracts colorful tropical birds. Unfortunately, Patricia and Michael were... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

Our family and friends, there were 7 of us, including our 3 children, ages 12, 16 and 19, two other friends, stayed at Casa Faya Lobi http://www.cabinasfayalobi.com/ for 10 days, 11 nights in July 2013, and a few weeks ago. I made reservation in March after reading mostly positive reviews and communicating by email with the owner Patricia, who was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

Reviewers seem to mix in assessments of the Faya Lobi rental house in Manzanillo and the Jungle Dreamz rental owned by the same people in the primary forest just of RECOPE Road. During February 2013 we joined three other couples at the Faya Lobi rental house in the village. Important note that completely escaped me until my arrival: you're not... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2013

This was a great place to spend our last couple of nights in Costa Rica. Surrounded by Jungle with Howler Monkeys, Sloths, and a few cool spiders ( non-poisonous and not aggressive) it was wonderful. Laying on the hammock in the evening listening to the sounds of the jungle was sooo relaxing. The interior of the single home has two... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

I stayed here with 2 friends for three nights and just loved it. The rooms are basic but clean and airy with comfortable beds and an ample supply of hot water. The central area of the accomodation has a well equiped kitchen and comfortable sofas.We were awoken by the howler monkeys in the morning, saw beautiful butterflys, toucans and a... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2013

We spent a fantastic two weeks at casa Faya Lobi and really weren't ready to leave. The owners, Michael and Patricia, are just great. Super nice people who live behind the house and are available for questions or to offer knowledge of the area but are also super respectful of your privacy. The house itself is located just a two... More 

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Evanston, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2013

I, my husband and our two little daughters stayed at Faya Lobi for 6 nights and finally found ourselves happy and at peace in Costa Rica. It was a life saver after our "Pachamama trauma" in Punta Uva which we originally chose! It is a beautiful home perfect for any one looking for comfortable, clean, well maintained accommodation in Manzanillo.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2012

We stayed at faya lobi's private jungle house called Jungle dreamz (its on the website) Its a two bedroom house with kitchen, shower/washroom, deck with picnic table and hammock. Its set in a beautiful jungle garden and you get to wake up to howler monkeys! I would highly recommend this peaceful place in Manzanillo. We stayed for 5 nights and... More 

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