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Cariblue Hotel

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Playa Cocles, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 7304, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Good location, nice personal and service. But, rooms not with the best quality of amenities (broken bathroom, old bed with bad mattress. Rent a bike, the where in very bad shape, had to walk half of the way, the management only said they were sorry.

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Murfreesboro, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This place is a great gated resort. We had cabin #213 which was really quite and beautiful. The grounds are stunning. There are frogs, crab and birds everywhere. The pool was great, Oscar was our bartender and he was awesome. The food was really good! The beach is literally across the road. We did not have wifi in our cabin,... More 

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Ringwood, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at hotel Cariblue a few weeks ago, June 2015, we had a bungalow room, the staff was super friendly and attentive. The only bad thing was that the Wifi there is terrible! None in our room at all even though they said we could get it on the porch and it was very spotty in the lobby, made... More 

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Sarasota, Florida, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed 5 nights at Cariblue and felt the best way to give this review is with a list of pros and cons. Pros: - It's in the jungle right across the street from the beach. The grounds are beautiful and you can see wildlife (hummingbirds, sloths, frogs, monkeys) just walking around the hotel. The staff seems to work really... More 

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Assagao, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just arrived in Costa Rica I fell in love , and stay Cariblue has helped ensure that my vacation was wonderful . from the welcome greeting to the breakfast , the staff was friendly and welcoming . Thank you all for making it to my vacation, special . thank you Alessandra

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Mobile, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This little hotel was wonderful. The staff was always nice (they even let me call the US at the front desk). Accommodations were good for the area....I admit I have to have my AC and we probably paid a little more for that but it was our honeymoon after all. My only suggestion for improvement would be for better service... More 

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Cariblue1, Director General at Cariblue Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guests. Thank you for choosing to spend this unforgettable moment of your lives with us. Our rooms are designed for the enjoyment of romance in direct contact with nature. We have rooms of all kinds, with air- conditioning and ceiling fans. Our honeymoon packages are great to enjoy this unforgettable moment. Thank you very much for your suggestion regarding... More 

Leuven, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

This was my second stay in the Cariblue hotel. The first time was in summer 2009 with my wife and this time I was accompnying a group of 15 travellers as tour leader. Puerto Viejo is a nice little town, which you should visit during your Costa Rica trip. And in my opinion the Cariblue is an excellent place to... More 

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Cariblue1, Director General at Cariblue Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Friends, definitely thank you very much for your lovely comments, which perfectly describe the experience of being on our property. The Caribbean of Costa Rica is a beautiful place and Hotel Cariblue is located opposite one of the most beautiful beaches: Cocles , which has a green award for cleanliness and the purity of its waters. We hope to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

The entire experience was outstanding, from check in to check out. Emilia took excellent care of us at dinner and Oscar was as fabulous as previous reviews implied. The food in the restaurant was only average but the drinks were awesome (Tico ticos are so yummy) and happy hour (241 at $5 apiece) at the pool was so fun! I... More 

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Cariblue1, Director General at Cariblue Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guests, thank you very much for your time and your kind comments, our staff at our restaurant, strives to give the best service and make you enjoy the best moments. Our breakfast is one of the best in the area and Hotel Cariblue is famous for that specialty which, as you mentioned you can find a selection of bakery,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015 via mobile

From the moment we arrived we felt that we were transported a million miles away from our professional lives to a much simpler, and relaxing place. Truly Pura Vida. The service was spectacular from the moment we checked in until checkout. The lush grounds were filled with exotic trees, plants, and animals with the occasional friendly canine looking for a... More 

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Cariblue1, Director General at Cariblue Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind comments and beautiful reviews of our partners, really our Hotel staff strives every day to make your holiday an experience to remember. Our two restaurants feature the best Caribbean cuisine and we see that you enjoyed our chef constantly with our updated international and fusion cuisine. Our Chef managed to obtain true culinary... More 

Fort. St. John, BC Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Great place to stay, great food and wonderful people. Loved the beach across the road.very accommodating. Thanks Everyone for making our vacation a beautiful memory.we got up one morning to see a sloth hanging in a tree outside our bungalow. Jerry & Gem from Canada

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Cariblue1, Gerente at Cariblue Hotel, responded to this review

Dear friends, thank you very much for your kind comment. For us it is a pleasure to have been part of your HOLIDAY. The Hotel is located in front of Cocles Beach, one of the most beautiful and safest beaches in the Caribbean of Costa Rica. All our rooms have space to enjoy the natural surroundings and to observe the... More 

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