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Cabinas Capulin

Santa Elena, Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve none, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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New Providence, New Jersey
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My wife and I stayed in cabin #6. The cabins were not fancy, but were well maintained, and had all the basic necessities. The hotel is somewhat outside the town, but being on the edge of a hill offers great views of the forest. I saw the clouds of the cloud forest come in with the rain. The owners are... More 

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Bonita Springs, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I and our 1.5 year old stayed in Cabin #8 with my wife's parents for 4 nights in November 2014 and had a wonderful time. The cabin is simple, clean, and comfortable. The kitchen is sufficiently stocked to reheat food, make a light meal, and make coffee/tea. The wifi was spotty, but I believe it was due... More 

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California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

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 November 2, 2014

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 November 1, 2014

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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Seattle
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62 reviews 62 reviews
36 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
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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Baltimore, Maryland
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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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CabinasCapulin, Gerente at Cabinas Capulin, responded to this review

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 

Canada
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57 reviews 57 reviews
19 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
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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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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