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Pachamama Tropical Garden Lodge

1 km from cross route , 50 m from the beach, Mal Pais 5361, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Pachamama is a beautiful, quiet retreat surrounded by nature. In addition, Franz will do whatever is required to make sure your stay goes smoothly, and is more than happy to help organise for you to do all the things Mal Pais and surrounds offer if you want to get out and about and explore the stunning national park and beaches,... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Pachamama during our trip in Costa Rica after the Christmas. The place is really easygoing and relaxing with beautiful garden around. The owner Franz is really friendly and helps you with anything you need. He also arranged us a lovely yoga teacher Tracy to come to Pachamama and give us a yoga lesson at the garden -... More 

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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Pachamama for seven nights over christmas and had a superb, relaxing stay. The grounds are beautiful, bungalow was clean, comfortable, had a great little kitchenette, and Franz is an absolute gent as well as a great host. He would drive us to the beach in the morning to go surfing with him along with suggesting places to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such a wonderful little spot!! Franz, the owner is AMAZING. he is so helpful with ideas of things to do and where to eat! The other staff members are also friendly and helpful. The bungalow was super clean, the bed was comfy and the kitchen is awesome. There is also hot water:) Oh and the view is amazing. It's about... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our bungalow was wonderful, with all the needed amenities. The air conditioning was put to good use! Franz, the owner, was very helpful with everything and went out of his way to make sure that we had everything we needed. Pachamama is in a peaceful area of Mal Pais, which was perfect for us.

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New Brunswick
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well worth the half day bus ride/ferry/bus to get there! At the Cruze we got off the bus and walked to the left with heavy backpacks and guitar in the hot afternoon sun, about 20 minutes. We had a warm welcome from Franz and crew. All of whom became fast friends. We chose a bungalow for two, with a shared... More 

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Eugene, Oregon, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

This is my second review of Pachamama, and honestly, there is nothing that I can say that hasn't already been said many times on this site about Pachamama and Franz. I is a wonderful place to stay, to relax, and to listen to the ocean. But the host makes the experience. No matter what it is that you want to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

After a road trip around all of Costa Rica, Mal Pais and especially Pachamama is the place my wife and I look forward to returning to most! Franz was extremely helpful any every way possible. When we arrived he had upgraded us to a full house from the bungalow since we were the only ones staying there at the time.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

My partner and I stayed at Pachamama for 3 nights and had the perfect stay. Originally we planned to stay in the tepee but when we arrived Franz (the owner) sorted us out with a bungalow (with kitchen/bathroom included) at a great low season price. The location of Pachamama is fantastic - it's surrounded by trees (with iguanas, monkeys, squirrels,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Pachamama is very unexpected as you drive from Carmen towards Mal Pais. The grounds are secure and very well kept and only host a few guests at the same time - nice if you are wanting to escape the crowds. This oasis offers one of the most valuable features when you are traveling - a great host! Franz has made... More 

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Address: 1 km from cross route , 50 m from the beach, Mal Pais 5361, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Mal Pais
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Number of rooms: 5
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