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Casa Bambu Resort

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Playa Pan Dulce, Cabo Matapalo 0000000, Costa Rica
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Casa Bambu Resort
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Brighton
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26 reviews 26 reviews
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We only stayed for 3 nights in Casa Linda but it was a real wrench to leave as the house and the view were absolutely lovely. The Osa penninsula is an absolute must for any trip to Costa Rica and when we return we will try to stay here again. The houses are really well located, next to the beach... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

We stayed 9 nights in Casa Bambu, and it was fantastic. My husband kept saying it was like we were on the set of Jurassic Park minus the dinosaurs, and I think that is the perfect explanation. You can kind of imagine what the world was like before people when you are here. I don't think I will ever forget... More 

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Glenwood Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

We had two families (9 people!) in Casa Bamboo for 2 weeks. The house is absolutely fantastic. Wonderfully rustic. It is perfectly simple - everyting that you could want without excess. The many windows that open up to the outside give you the feeling that you are part of the natural surroundings.

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Rockledge, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Well, this was ten year reunion ! Ten years ago I spent 4 days at Casa Bambu on a guys fishing and surfing trip (brothers and friends) . The fist time was so magical , we had such a good time fishing, surfing and just being at Casa Bambu, I thought there was no way it could be topped ,... More 

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Brighton, MI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Stayed for a week in Casa Linda. Two adult couples. Enjoyed every second of our time there. Lapa Rios is a short walk up the road, ate there one night. There is another restaurant down the road in the opposite direction, great place for drinks and food. Used the bus (public, you basically pile in the back of a covered... More 

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Hanover, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Its been a couple of years since we stayed (at Casa Bambu) as a family of five. We still remember it as one of our best vacations ever. Just getting there is fun and the week we spent there was even better. The monkeys come through the trees every morning and that is frankly awesome, or if you are not... More 

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Sarasota, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

We had the most fabulous time and Casa Bambu was great! The location was perfect on Pan Dulce, close to Backwash and Matapalo. Monkeys were everywhere! Our four kids cannot wait to go back next summer. William the caretaker was the best, too!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed our time at Casa Pina, and highly recommend it to others! Only after going to Ojo del Mar (a bit further away from Matapalo) did we appreciate Casa Bambu's great location - so close to the nicer swimming beaches around Matapalo.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

We have traveled many places with our family, yet this topped them all. The lodging is exceptional, the guide (William) extraordinary, helpful and fun, and the cooks (Leda and Olivia) were superb. We did it all, from the night hike to the ziplines; Corocovada hike, and the rappelling-tree climbing adventure. It was fantastic!! You are right on the beach, backing... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We visited here last December and had an amazing time! We stayed in Casa Sonrisa which is at the top of the hill and at the same height as some of the trees. Every morning all of the monkeys would swing right by our windows. We also saw many scarlet macaws and toucans right at the house. The surfing was... More 

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