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Calle Bar Pen Playa Negra, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 70401, Costa Rica
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Mother Dear Ocean Cottages
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Tampere, Finland
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We completely agree with the 5 star rewies written here. Mother dear was truly the best place to stay in Puerto Viejo (okay, in whole Costa Rica) Kingsize bed with seawiev are dangerously addictive. You barely wanted to get up in the morning. Place was spacious, clean and every little detail was carefully thought of. Jimmy and Debbie were wonderful... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I had an amazing time at Mother Dear. The house is absolutely stunning and has everything you can possibly need. The view from the porch is so beautiful. We could have sat there for a month. The bird watching especially in the morning was fabulous. The bed was extremely comfortable and you can't beat sleeping and waking... More 

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Bainbridge Island, Washington
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Based on the reviews we expected to enjoy our time at Mother Dear.... we didn't realize we would love it as much as we did!! There was nothing more we could want for. Jimmy and Debbie have thought of every detail. From the welcome note on the bed, to the fridge stocked with drinks and treats to the flowers in... More 

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los angeles
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed at Mother Dear for 6 nights and loved every minute of it. This was our 2nd visit to Puerto Viejo, but our first time staying at Mother Dear and north of town on the Playa Negra. We absolutely loved it. It is much less crowded than staying in Cocles, but still an easy walk or cab ride into... More 

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Libertyville, Illinois
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Great accommodation in a ideal location far away enough from downtown to be quiet but close enough to walk in easily. Jimmy & Debbie always want to do what they can to help you and give great advise on Puerto Viejo.

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London
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

All the other reviews were spot on, this was a gorgeous place and location. The view from the property was lovely looking out to the garden and sea. Jimmy & Debbie were great hosts and nothing was too much trouble for them. We walked to the town along the beach stopping off at the point (a great local bar). A... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Mother Dear is quite a find. It's a gorgeous property, the cabins offer the beach, a tropical jungle, and a treehouse all in one. The cabin is super clean and brand new. It has the air of a private oasis, a large shower that seems to open into the trees, all local wood floors, walls, and a porch complete with... More 

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Gibsons, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Wow. Just wow! We feel so lucky to have stumbled upon Mother Dear on the Internet. Debbie and Jimmy have carved out a little piece of paradise in Puerto Viejo. The location of Mother Dear is perfect. You have privacy, an awesome carribean ocean view, beautiful lush gardens full of birds and other creatures,a beautiful stretch of beach that is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Jimmy and Debbie are the most gracious hosts. Thoughtful and helpful, they were available to answer any questions but also valued our privacy. Mother Dear is simply beautiful. This was the first place we stayed on our honeymoon and the only place we will absolutely stay in again. We woke up with the sun every morning, sipped our coffee while... More 

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Long Island, NY
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9 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Everything about Mother Dear is perfect... the location... the view... the accommodations and most importantly the hosts Jimmy and Debbie! Jimmy and Debbie made us feel like invited guests from the moment we introduced ourselves. They were there with helpful advise when you needed them and we never felt that we lacked privacy. We loved the sound of the waves... More 

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Address: Calle Bar Pen Playa Negra, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 70401, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Limon > Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 2
Also Known As:
Mother Dear Ocean Cottages Costa Rica/Limon

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