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Cariblue Hotel

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Playa Cocles, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 7304, Costa Rica
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Atlanta, Georgia
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12 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Don't get me wrong. The hotel was good,and for the area I would say it's in the top three. We were searching for a hotel in the area, reasonably priced, with air conditioned rooms. We were able to get a very big room, with ocean view in that we could see the ocean across the street. But across the street... More 

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New York City, New York
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3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our 10-day journey through Costa Rica, arranged through Anywhere Costa Rica, ended on the Caribbean coast at the Cariblue Hotel. When we first arrived, we were not impressed. It was raining and wet and our room was flooded. But over the next four days, we grew fond of the hotel and loved the surrounding area. While the hotel restaurant was... More 

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Cusco, Peru
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40 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cariblue is a great hotel in an amazing setting right on the beach with comfortable rooms at reasonable prices. Staff are generally good and the included breakfast is excellent. It is just really run down! The place would be unbelievable if they spent a bit of money taking care of it and slightly upgrading it, hopefully one day because there... More 

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Nashua, New Hampshire, United States
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location, it's right across the street from the beach. The staff was excellent! Walking distance to everywhere or you can get a cab to town for 5 bucks. Very accommodating. Wifi was lacking which made it difficult to coordinate with other people in our group, but it wasn't awful. Howler monkeys in the trees, saw a couple sloths on... More 

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Thank Lee L
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cocles is a nice beach, way cleaner and more quiet than Puerto Viejo which is 1 mile away. Nice pool, clean and nice room with AC, standard room had some noise from the room next door. My 4-year old loved the pool and playing in the waves on the beach. Beach is more for surfers than for swimming. The free... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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10 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

At the end of a short dirt road, one comes across a beautiful resort. It shows lots of promise. However, our standard room was definitely sub standard. Our second night's room was somewhat better. A problem is tthat the that the air conditioning here is that there is always some type of window which is not able to be closed,... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been in Cariblue in 5 persons (a couple and 3 friends). We booked a double room and a 3 persons rooms. At arrival we were given 2 double rooms and one of us had to sleep on a matress on the floor. Personnel at reception has not been particularly helpful and actually did not care at all about... More 

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Hasselt, Belgium
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 206 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed 2 nights at Cariblue, with in between a visit to the BriBri tribe. The first night we had a standard room, which was perfectly OK, and for the second night we got a free upgrade to a luxury room. For a 3 star hotel, you get very nice rooms. Also the reception and restaurant area are very welcoming.... More 

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21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the place for its location! Right across from the beach, specially if you stay in Ocean Front Rooms! Their food was good and their customer service was awesome! Such nice people!! The only thing I would work on is keeping their ocean front pool clean and water running through it. I was a little afraid to let my kids... More 

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Montpelier, Vermont
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43 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This review is tricky. The people are really really nice and it kind of hurts to write this. The place overall is really run down and in need of some serious tlc. Initially we were given some rooms that were not at all up to our expectations and not at all like the pictures on the site. We ended up... More 

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