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Cabinas Capulin

Santa Elena, Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve none, Costa Rica
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a lot of research, we selected Cabinas Capulin. The cabins are clean and the property is impeccably maintained. The views from the cabin are amazing and the breakfast in the morning is delicious. The cabins are outside of town so it was great we had a car. If you have kids, definitely ask for a tour of the farm... More

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Bellevue, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I chose this cabinas after extensive research for our Santa Elena trip. It fit our needs of two families traveling together with three children and four adults. We stayed at #8 (four bedrooms, two bathrooms) for two nights. The house is simple and very clean. The view is beautiful. Our children love the wood-made rustic house. My son told me... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at Cabinas Capulin about 3 years ago and have only just got around to writing a review. In short, excellent stay and well recommended. Pros - great views, location, restful, idyllic, good coffee, extremely pleasant patron, a short walk into town Cons - watch out for the dogs on your walk into town, housekeeping; bin was infrequently emptied... More

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36 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Just left after a 3 night stay during the quiet (rainy) season. These cabins are a little outside of Santa Elena and up above the town which our family of 4 liked. There are basic kitchens and pots/pans, silverware, place settings in the units so you can cook some of your own meals (also hot plates, fridge, coffeepot, sink and... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Cabinas Capulin is located outside of the town of Santa Elena. It is on a steep street which leads to the SkyWalk Zip Lines and the cabins are on a steep driveway off of the street. Our family of 6 stayed in Cabin #8 for 3 nights which provided ample beds for everyone but the Cabin is basically no frills.... More

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Our family extends a sincere apology. We honor the trust our guests have given us for years and strive towards maintaining it. We work hard to make sure we satisfy our guests experience, comments and suggestions are always taken to a heart. Lighting and shower on this cabin have been improved and fixed. As for the incident, we have taken... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Wow! What a special spot with stunning views!!!! My husband and I stayed in Cabin #6 for 1 night and I wish we had stayed longer. The little balcony was wonderful to sit out on and we woke up to the sound of howler monkeys in the Monteverde forest. Amazing. We had a double and a single bed and the... More

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Dorset, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

The most stunning location of any of the beautiful places we stayed in Costa Rica. Watching the 270 degree sunset from a hammock in front of the cabins was magical. Friendly and helpful service from the lovely hosts, and wonderful Costa Rican breakfasts to keep you going all day. (Tastiest pineapple of the trip, which is saying something). We had... More

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Houston, Texas
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We just spent 4 days in Monteverde and stayed in Cabin 3 at Cabinas Capulin. It was perfect. Beautiful setting, quiet except for the birds, close to everything, great hosts - all at a surprisingly low cost. The only thing we will do different next time? Stay longer!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

I recently led a study abroad field course of university students to Costa Rica, and Cabinas Capulin hosted us all in Monteverde for 3 nights. We stayed in multiple cabins, and the instructors stayed in Cabin #8 (large cabin for a big family - amazing views). I'd definitely return there with my family as well. We also ate all our... More

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Beijing, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Great cabin to view sunset! We did not supposed to see sunset before arriving because of the raining in the afternoon. However, thanks God, we have two fine days during our four days' stay! The great cabin to live among the Mountain and wildness! We like the kitchen, too. If the bathroom a little bit bigger, better!

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Address: Santa Elena, Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve none, Costa Rica
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Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Monteverde > Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve
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Number of rooms: 8
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