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Casa Chameleon

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Punta Barrigona, Mal Pais, Costa Rica
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This fabulous hotel has 6 seperate bungalows and nothing is anything other than fantastic, service, amenities and food is magnificent. As a small hotel owner myself, i own the no 1 rated hanaleisurfboardhouse,com in Kauai, Hawaii i have a discerning eye and i don't have any tips to make it any better other than to add some silica to the... More 

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Framingham, MA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband asked our taxi driver where he would take someone for a special dinner. His response, Casa Chameleon. So, our hotel called them and we were able to have a special dinner for our last night in Costa Rica thanks to Casa Chameleon. This is a small hotel in Mal Pais, a few minutes away from Santa Teresa, set... More 

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New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Perfect location for a honeymoon. The 5 star reviews that we saw before booking were spot on. We spent a few nights in Villa Vista and then a few more in Villa Estrella. Vista is very close to reception and restaurant. It has a covered patio so not an ideal location for lying out in the sun, but great for... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016

I never write reviews. I never provide public feedback on hotel stays. I don't even use Trip Advisor. And yet here I am! Casa Chameleon is simply superb - I can't say a single bad thing about it. From the moment we checked in to the time we left Costa Rica, the hotel catered for our needs perfectly and the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015 via mobile

We had the privilege to stay in villa Sol, one of Casa Chameleon's 6 villas! This place was incredible! From the open concept room with beautiful view of the ocean, to the private dining by chef Pabro Sanchez and his team. We could not have chosen any other place! Adrian the manager was super cool! We even bumped into him... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2015

I went to celebrate a friend's birthday at Casa Chamaleon. The service was amazing. They arranged a private dining area surrounded by tikki torches under a white canopy surrounded by lush vegetation. The ceviche with a hint of ginger was tantalizing to the tastebuds, the succulent red snapper was the best I'd ever eaten and the chocolate mousse/fudge cake was... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

We couldn't have imagined a more perfect place than Casa Chameleon to celebrate our second wedding anniversary and to have a vacation that was both relaxing and adventurous. My husband and I booked the Adventure Package, which includes breakfast and a gourmet 3 course dinner every evening as well as an activity each day. We worked with Vikki via email... More 

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Salt Lake City
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015

Casa Chameleon is a small boutique hotel of six tastefully decorated casitas connected along a stone stair path that winds through a well-tended dry rainforest garden. Each features a plunge pool, sun deck, and big vista of the Pacific. Pabro, executive chef, creates a fine dining experience based on Costa Rican dishes incorporating regional produce, herbs, spices and catch of... More 

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Lititz, PA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2015

This place was amazing! Everything from the staff to the villas was perfect. My husband and I booked this resort back in April. We read the reviews and were very excited and then we learned it was the rainy season. Did it rain? Yes - but we were fortunate and it only rained at night - which was heavenly listening... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015

Stay in Villa Estrella, you can't go wrong. Excellent staff and an incredibly beautiful resort. As other reviews post the food in the resort is exceptional. We were incredibly impressed with all aspects of this resort.

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