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Cabinas Nirvana - Lodge & Resort

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Playa Negra | near Reggae Bar, Cahuita, Costa Rica
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1 room 1 adult
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Marine on Saint Croix, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lorie and I spent our first three nights on the Caribbean side of Costa Rica at Cabinas Nirvana and it was a great choice. The comfortable cabin was a for our introduction to Playa Negra in Cahuita. The cabin is a short walk from a little grocery store (we cooked most of our own meals) and there is a great... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nicely located at about 1 km from Cahuita village center. Beautiful garden and pool area. The owners were very friendly and provided lots of advice on good restaurants and activities. Our bungalow had a nice porch with an outdoor kitchen and a hammock. The room itself was furnished very nicely but a bit dark. Warm water in the bathroom... More 

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Thank Cathrin v
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

we spent a week at nirvana and enjoyed it every minute, the owners take really good care of everything, nice bungalows and a good vibration. the reggae bar is such a nice place to hang out, good food and music but great to come back to peaceful nirvana

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Thank Hannah T
Upper Montclair, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015

Yolanda and Sepp are wonderful -- helpful, kind, and welcoming. Cabins are clean and safe. The porch with hammock is a lovely, quiet escape. Close walk to Playa Negra; about 15 minutes to downtown Cahuita. I definitely recommend!

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Salisbury, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015

For the money, this is a good place to stay. It has beautiful grounds and we were able to see a sloth from our private patio on the second floor. All of the rooms have a private patio and hammock. It is no frills as far as amenities. You need to be sure and bring your own soap and shampoo.... More 

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Heredia, Heredia, Costa Rica
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2015

It wasn't what we expected but then got used to it; quiet indeed but too far away from Cahuita Downtown, if you don't have a car it's hard to move from one side to the other and paying taxi is not that reliable... Near to Playa Negra which is beautiful and Reggae Bar has an amazin enviroment.. Something really bother... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015 via mobile

We have had two fantastic nights at Cabina Nirvanas and can only recommend this place to anyone, who intends to spend the night in Cahuita... If I had to describe what the perfect Costa Rican lodge would look like before coming to the country, it would be a description of this place: All of the houses are made out of... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

This place is amazing and what I would expect a lodge in Costa Rica to be. The owners are very helpful and friendly. They helped plan out day. The pool is always opened. I would definitely come back here!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015 via mobile

The rooms and facilities at Nirvana are unbeatable for the price, our room was large and beautiful with a private deck area set in gorgeous gardens. There's a lovely shared kitchen, refreshing pool and plenty of hammocks... Not to mention the possibility of seeing sloths in the trees! It's 3mins walk from the beach & a cool reggae bar, definitely... More 

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Chicago
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

This place is great. The rooms are large, clean and comfortable. The porches make for a great place to read (and the porches are deep enough that you can still sit outside when it rains). Wi-fi worked well. The hosts are friendly and even dropped us off at the bus station. We saw a sloth in a tree on the... More 

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