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Hotel Guarana

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Puerto Viejo Center, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica
Hotel Guarana
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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
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Orangeville, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 via mobile

We enjoyed a spacious, clean double room. Liked how all the units are surrounded by a lovely garden and maximize privacy. Rocking chair and hammock to enjoy on own deck. Small and basic kitchen...made it a bit tough to dance around when other guests were cooking as well. Could benefit from a bit more dishes & utensils. The common area... More 

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Vilnius, Lithuania
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I was looking for some authentic hotel in Puerto Viejo, yet my criteria was clean and safe... This place nailed it all... Nice, cozy, clean with wonderful reception girl Alma, who made my stay just phenomenal with her knowledge (look for her when there.. she knows places to go and things to do :))

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Very nice place to stay with family and to take a rest. Our relax time started with self prepared breakfast in clean and well equipped kitchen. Continued with relaxing in the entry area and walking to the centre and beach. Or just reading ša book or surfing on PC available for all. Evening relax in rooms with mosquito nets, clean... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Second time staying here. Highly recommend this establishment to relax. Each balcony has a hamhook to relax in with a tropical garden in the centre courtyard. Guarana is off the main stretch where all the bars and restaurants are which make for the quietness.

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Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

This place is awesome. The boss is very very friendly and kind, he will make you feel welcome in the first place. The cabinas are very clean and tidy. Every bed has an own mosquito net. The location is also perfect.

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Denver, Colorado
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

My girlfriend and I recently stayed one night at Cabinas Guarana, and that was plenty. The hotel does offer a great atmosphere with Cabinas surrounded by lush plants and little front porches with hammocks and rocking chairs. Inside the rooms, however, quality is not as evident. The bottoms of my feet were soon black from walking on the dirty floor,... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Short walk to the main street and beach area, but far away to provide safety and a quiet nights. Tons of restaurants within walking distance. ATMs nearby. Pharmacy and Grocery store close by as well. Front staff was extremely helpful and they also offer laundry service for ~$3/kg. The bedsheets could use some upgrade. Ventilation is decent. It can get... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We had an excellent stay in Cabinas Guarana. It also serves to tell that I visited Puerto Viejo with a friend from San Jose whose first choice is always to stay at Guarana: He's been visiting Puerto Viejo for over 20 years. They fulfilled our last minute booking request with ease, our room was spacious, clean and quiet, but my... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

We stayed in a great cabina with a comfortable bed and our own hammock at the front, with decent ventilation. They have a kitchen for guest use, which we made use of. In addition they have lovely, helpful staff and are in a great location. Hotel Guarana is good value for money and we'd definitely stay again!

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Budapest, Hungary
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

I have spent several nights on various occasions during the past years in this lovely hotel. The owners and the staff are very kind people. The decoration is nice (good Italian taste), rooms are comfortable and I could make use of the communal kitchen to make breakfast tea and coffee occasionally. I return here every year and also recommended the... More 

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