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Cabanas El Recreo

Bahia de Agua Dulce, Providencia Island, Colombia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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49 reviews 49 reviews
17 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We stayed at El Recreo for 2 nights in August. Check in staff were friendly and we negotiated down to a rate of 140.000 pesos per night. Unfortunately the room needed some work, nothing worked properly, toilet seat needed replacing, doors falling off hinges and general wear and tear. That's not to say the room was awful, just not worth... More 

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Bogota, Colombia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2012 via mobile

The El Recreo hotel is in front of a beach of blue and green colorful and transparent sea water and in front of "Felipediveshop" the best diving operation in tue island. You can book the hotel directly and they can help organize your touristic tours in this paradise. It is adviceable to negotiate your breakfast, lunch and dinner. The rooms... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2012

We stayed at El Recreo the week of Christmas 2011. The cabin we were in was very simple, but fairly clean (at least, clean if you ignore the wood shavings from an obvious termite infestation). The best feature was the porch facing the ocean. The bed was hard and the pillows were completely flat, but we generally slept decently. They... More 

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47 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2008

El Recreo is a simple place in the Agua Dulce part of Providencia also known as the "tourist zone" -- but really just where most of the hotels are located. It is clean, the management is friendly and if you don't expect to much you will be fine. We were happy with our choice. It is associated with the Decameron... More 

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Address: Bahia de Agua Dulce, Providencia Island, Colombia
Location: Colombia > San Andres and Providencia Department > Providencia Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 17
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