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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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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We live in the area and went to dinner there for a special romantic occasion. When we got there we had a cocktail by the pool and then headed to the beautiful restaurant that overlooks the ocean. I had the lobster and my partner had the beef tenderloin. The food was incredible and the service was perfect! Thanks for a... More 

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

Hi Crheidi, Thank you so so much for stopping in to try our restaurant. We're so happy that you enjoyed your evening and that your special occasion was one to remember. Chef Pabro and his team really strive to give a one of a kind dining experience, with all the abundance of local produce and seafood in the area. We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I never write reviews, but this stay was so special, largely due to the staff, that I decided to write one. My wife and I were going on our first vacation without the kids since we got married. We stayed for 5 nights, the first night we were in the Ultra and the rest in the Vista. The ultra was... More 

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

Hello, We are so happy that our staff were able to accommodate you and made you and your wife feel at home, and relaxed during your stay. It's our pleasure to have been of assistance, because that's what we're here to do! Help you enjoy your well deserved vacation. Thank you for choosing Casa Chameleon for your belated honeymoon. We're... More 

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11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Really enjoyed our stay at Casa Chameleon, would definitely stay there again if we return to Cosa Rica. The rooms are exactly as pictured. Very beautiful view and hotel grounds. Lots of birds and howler monkeys right at your door. We stayed at the Villa Estrella, which was great. We did the package, which included several activities (provided by other... More 

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

Hi, Thank you so much for choosing Casa Chameleon to spend your honeymoon, and also thank you for the time it took to share your comments and review. We are glad you had a wonderful time, as this is what we strive to offer all our guests. We'll definitely pass on your kind words about the meals at our restaurant... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Casa Chameleon went above and beyond anything expected. The experience was one of a kind and the villa was breathtaking. We've talked it up to everyone. The perfect honeymoon destination. The staff was extremely helpful and accommodating to any requests. It was beautiful and perfect in every way! The food was creative and delicious. You could tell the chefs loved... More 

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

Jillian, We're so honored you chose to spend your honeymoon with us at Casa Chameleon. We always strive to leave our guests feeling like they had a one of a kind experience, and so hearing your feedback makes our whole team really happy. We always share our guest feedback with our staff, and will be sure to let them know... More 

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I had the time of our lives at Casa Chameleon! It is a world class hotel with absolutely stunning grounds and excellent service. We stayed at Villa Pochote for 8 nights and had a blast! The private pool in this villa is perfect! The pool is big enough to actually swim around in and we were in... More 

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

Hello, First, thank you so much for spending an occasion as special as your honeymoon with us at Casa Chameleon! We're really honored to have hosted you and your husband and are so happy you enjoyed your trip! Villa Pochote is a stunning option and we're happy you were able to spend a week enjoying the area and activities the... More 

Chattanooga, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place was so nice and beautiful! After we managed to drive our rental car up the terrible hillside we were greeted with fresh local fruit drinks and entered into what it looked like to us "a Secret garden". The grounds are beautifully maintained and our private bungalow was the most amazing place I have ever stayed. We had a... More 

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

Hi Kelli, Thanks so much for taking the time to pass on your comments and experience at Casa Chameleon. We're so thrilled that you choose to spend your honeymoon with us and that you loved your visit. We take all our customer feedback seriously, so your kind words have been passed on to our whole team. We also loved your... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The most beautiful room with a breathtaking view of the ocean and all the privacy you want. A small restaurant with the kindest staff and a chef looking to be make a difference. If this is such a great place where to improve? 3 little things - a closet in the room where you can hang your clothes - a... More 

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

Hi, Thank you for your kind review! We love hearing our guests feedback on the resort and we will definitely pass on your suggestions to our management team. Thank you again for choosing to come and stay with us at Casa Chameleon and we do hope that you are able to return some time in future for another visit. Thanks... More 

San Diego, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The property was beautiful and the staff were extremely welcoming. The food was amazing but extremely overpriced. $15 for chips and salsa? That is more than a Ritz Carlton! The room was beautful with an amazing view, peaceful, quiet, and great privacy. My only complaint is that we paid $500/night for luxury (Villa Ultra). We did not get luxury. While... More 

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

Hi Jeffrey, We thank you for your time in writing a review on your experience at Casa Chameleon. We strive to give every guest the best of service and satisfaction during their stay, so we apologize that there were things you were unhappy with. We take all our customer feedback and comments seriously, so your notes were passed on to... More 

Amesbury, Massachusetts
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2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

This is the most amazing place that I have ever stayed in the world. Not only is it beautiful, the people are remarkable. There is not one thing about this place that I wouldn't recommend to anyone. The service is wonderful, the food even better and there are more things to do than you will have time for. I honestly... More 

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

Hi, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review! We love to hear that you had a fantastic time with us and that you selfishly don't want to let people know! That said, we are glad you decided to spread the kind word about Casa Chameleon. We will for sure pass on all of your feedback... More 

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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

There are many beautiful parts of Costa Rica, but perhaps none as serene as Mal Pais. When Rachel and I decided to get out of dodge two weeks prior to our target departure date, we had no idea which part of Costa Rica to tackle, let alone where to stay. Enough research online and I ended up booking the first... More 

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

Hi Nathan, Wow, what an incredible review and great insight for future visitors. We are so glad that you and Rachel decided to come and visit us at Casa Chameleon. We do take all our customer feedback seriously and so we'll be sure that your kind words and tips get passed on to all those in our team. We love... More 

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