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La Kukula Lodge

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Playa Chiquita, Puerto Viejo 73000, Costa Rica | Carretera a Manzanillo, km 6, Puerto Viejo 73000, Costa Rica, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 7300, Costa Rica
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

La Kukula Lodge is in a great location just a few meters from one of the most beautiful beaches in Costa Rica, Playa Chiquita. The lodge is a hidden place not far from the main road, where you can find some restaurants and a shop. Also some bike rental places are around. The main street is very quiet which makes... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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69 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed at casa Casa Kukula although we were only 3 people and the house comfortably sleeps 9. It was totally worth it! there are 2 bedrooms on the ground floor which have a double bed plus a single bed each. They share a bathroom and are quite dark. The other bedroom upstairs is very nice and airy with a... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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99 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We absolutely loved our stay at la kukula! We only stayed two nights, wish we could've stayed longer! The owner was very welcoming and extremely helpful, as were all the staff we encountered. Breakfast was delicious, especially the fresh fruit to start. The beach was just a short walk across the street, and really beautiful. Bike rental is very close,... More 

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Thank Rebecca S
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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6 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We only stayed there for one night, but we should have stayed there longer as it was a wonderful experience! Nice and tidy rooms with an amazing shower in the middle of the jungle :) Lot of wildlife to see. Owners and staff were really friendly. Breakfast was great!

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Thank Greefhorst1985
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really friendly people and really pretty lodge with the best shower in the world! Breakfast was really good and they have a other breakfast every da. Owners are both working serving the guests. They have 2 small kids really cute.

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Thank originaltoursadam
Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

To wake up in this beautiful lodge hearing the jungle sounds all around and being surrounded by gorgeous exotic trees and flowers is indeed paradise. And three days is not enough! Pepo and his team work tirelessly to answer all questions, help with everything from booking cabs, and activities to walking around to help us find the sloths. They are... More 

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Thank Julie K
Denver, Colorado
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13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Way late on this review.. we stayed at this little gem in March of 2014. Pepo and his beautiful family were so warm and welcoming, they even gave us a lift to town. The open air room we had was perfect. A peaceful sanctuary In the middle of the jungle! We loved our hammock on the deck and We loved... More 

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Thank JoAnna L
New York City, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016

We got to Kukula after driving 10 hours and what a welcome.One of the owners welcomed us warm smile and gracious.The next few days it just got better and better .The mornings is a healthy breakfast and delicious.The attention giving to us was spectacular.I would come back and recommend to others.Pura Vida

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Pompano Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

We stayed at La Kukula Lodge in Dec 2015 and have nothing but wonderful things to say about the property and the services offered. Pepo and his family are warm and welcoming as well as the entire staff. We were greeted by our first names and made to feel like true guests while there. The food was wonderful and we... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015

If you are looking to reconnect with nature by means of living in the midst of a rainforest while enjoying great comfort, La Kukula Lodge is for you. The lodge is splendid with trees, plants, birds and animals all around, and one can tell the owner Pepo and family have poured their hearts and soul into creating this oasis. Owners... More 

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