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Casa Chameleon

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Punta Barrigona, Mal Pais, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Greenville, South Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is amazing. Everything you read in the reviews is accurate. We were sad to leave on our last day not only because we were leaving paradise, but felt like we were saying goodbye to new friends. Every single person on the staff was extraordinary. Our expectations were to be blown away by the room, location, privacy (which we... More 

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CasaChameleon, Public Relations Manager at Casa Chameleon, responded to this review

Joseph, We're thrilled to hear the news that you had such a wonderful time staying at Casa Chameleon. To think that you chose to spend such a special occasion as your 10th Anniversary with us and were blown away by your experience, makes all of us at CC extremely proud. We'll pass on the kind works to Chef Pabro and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the pleasure of dining at Casa Chameleon last night. Chef Pabro Sanchez and Andrea did not disappoint! A power line was downed on the main road, but having no electricity did not stop this amazing meal and ambience from delighting us! The starter fish broth was bursting with fresh flavors. Hubby had the t-bone and I had the... More 

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CasaChameleon, Public Relations Manager at Casa Chameleon, responded to this review

Hi Karrie, Thank you so much for sharing your review and experience. We really appreciate your feedback and will definitely pass on your kind words to Chef Pablo and the team. We love that even the power outage didn't disrupt your dinner. Looking forward to your return for a second visit sometime soon! Best, Team Casa Chameleon More 

Wilmette, Illinois
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I are fortunate to enjoy some of the best chefs in Chicago and we would stack our delightful dinner at Casa Chameleon against any named Chicago chef. Lucky for us, we were able to dine at Casa Chameleon on our last night in Costa Rica. Only wish we would have discovered it sooner as we would have... More 

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CasaChameleon, Public Relations Manager at Casa Chameleon, responded to this review

Hi Sarah, First, we're so happy you stumbled across us and enjoyed your meals with Chef Pabro, and secondly, we hope that you'll consider coming back for a visit to Casa Chameleon in the future! We strive to give our guests the very best experience and that includes the delicious cuisine we prepare at our restaurant. We're so happy you... More 

Hartford, United States
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the most memorable and perfect honeymoon at Casa Chameleon. We loved the the intimacy of the hotel, the staff, and the food was AMAZING. Every activity we did outside the hotel was well managed and great. Thank you staff for this great memory!

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CasaChameleon, Public Relations Manager at Casa Chameleon, responded to this review

Hello Katie, Congratulations and thank you for choosing to spend your honeymoon with us at Casa Chameleon! We are grateful that we can have a part in making such a wonderful time in peoples lives, even more special. So great to hear that you enjoyed all the activities and also, the delicious food prepared by our Chef. We hope to... More 

Fort Collins, Colorado
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27 reviews 27 reviews
18 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We read a lot of reviews before choosing Casa Chameleon, and a few just now before posting, and I'd agree with all of them. Great villas, ambiance, and food (really great food). The staff were helpful, and being small, you get to see the same folks every day. I will also say in my emails to them before arriving that... More 

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CasaChameleon, Public Relations Manager at Casa Chameleon, responded to this review

Hi David, Thank you again for coming to stay with us at Casa Chameleon. It's great to hear that you were satisfied with the hotel, staff and our gorgeous slice of Costa Rica. Knowing that we made your trip easier with consistent communication about transport etc is important to us, and I will be sure to pass this along to... More 

Boston
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at casa Chameleon in February. It was our second time there, and we will be back. The adults only, six villa resort has amazing views, friendly end efficient staff, and an amazing chef. As we did on our first visit two years ago, we slept comfortably and bug-free with our villa open to the warm... More 

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CasaChameleon, Public Relations Manager at Casa Chameleon, responded to this review

Hello Lynne, We love that you and your husband returned for a second visit to Casa Chameleon and that it was over Valentines Day! Thank you for your support and kind words in your review. We pride ourselves on giving our guests a one-of-a-kind experience and top notch service during their stay and we're grateful that you both enjoyed a... More 

Maple plain
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

If you want to get away from the "all inclusive" crowded hotel scene, this is the place. Fantastic get a way for two. Due to the poor roads, the best way to get here is to fly into San Jose and then take a small plane to Tambor and a short 45 drive to the hotel. If you fly into... More 

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CasaChameleon, Public Relations Manager at Casa Chameleon, responded to this review

Hello, First of all, thank you for choosing to spend your second honeymoon with us at Casa Chameleon. To hear that you had a wonderful experience makes our team happy and we love that you enjoyed the more exclusive and boutique nature of our resort. Tips on our guests experience with transport are super helpful, so we'll make note of... More 

Phoenix, Arizona, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

My husband and I came to Casa Chameleon after a Panama Canal cruise and Costa Rica World Heritage stops. We were ready to relax. I have read all of the current reviews of Casa Chameleon and agree that once you are here, you don't have to leave the property. The staff takes care of your every want and need...the massages... More 

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CasaChameleon, Public Relations Manager at Casa Chameleon, responded to this review

Hi Linda, We're so thrilled you and your husband had such a wonderful stay with us at Casa Chameleon. We pride ourselves on providing that one-on-one service and to hear that it rivaled your trip on the Panama Canal is incredible news. Thank you for all your wonderful words about our team and especially Chef Pabro and Jose Luis. We'll... More 

Fairfax, Virginia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

My boyfriend and I stayed recently at one of the villas at Casa Chameleon, and the room and setting could not have been more romantic. The wooden walkway to each villa is bordered by lush vegetation, which hides the other villas and gives you the feeling of walking alone through paradise. Coming from Virginia, the vegetation and jungle sounds alone... More 

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CasaChameleon, Public Relations Manager at Casa Chameleon, responded to this review

Hi, We are so thrilled that you and your boyfriend enjoyed your stay with us. Seeing the stars is just one magical part of staying at Casa Chameleon, and we're so happy that you were relaxed enough to take in those kind of special moments. A huge part of what we try to do here at the hotel is make... More 

Los Angeles, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

The best service, from the moment we got picked up at airport by Don. Miguel to the last goodbye with recommendations from Jaimi at the front desk...for our next visit!! The food was fabulous. Local ingredients, Pabro and his team are excellent! Villa Estrella was wonderful. We will come back to Santa Teresa, Mal Pais after this wonderful experience!

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CasaChameleon, Public Relations Manager at Casa Chameleon, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for your kind words about your experience with us at Casa Chameleon. We're thrilled to hear you are thinking about a return visit and will pass on your thanks to the CC staff. Villa Estrella certainly is special, so knowing that you truly enjoyed your stay is wonderful. We'll pass on your praise to Chef Pabro and... More 

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