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Cabinas Jimenez

on Main Street - 50 meters from the end of the soccer field | directly on the Golfo Dulce, Puerto Jimenez, Costa Rica
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Cabinas Jimenez
Ranked #6 of 15 hotels in Puerto Jimenez
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 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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Pottsboro, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We just got back from Costa Rica. We stayed at Cabinas Jimenez for two weeks and just loved it. It is the 5th or 6th time we have been there over a ten year period. John the owner just keeps making it better and better. The swimming pool was new to us and it was great. Our room had a... More

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Alajuela, Costa Rica
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our welcome was a drunk owner. Rooms on the street side are like a cage. Price is too high. If you are going there take a room close to the pool or the beach. Bad experience but the location is beautiful

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cabinasjimenez, Owner at Cabinas Jimenez, responded to this review

To my "bad stay" review. To say the least.... I am upset and offened by your review. My staff and I do the best we can, to make our guest stay, at Cabinas Jimenez wonderful. As far as the " price is too high" , for $ 50, a night for 2 persons, which is what you paid , you... More

Tulum
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed on the upper floor of the ocean view room the first night and it was fantastic. We were moved to the room below after our hike to La Sirena. Not as nice but not bad. John was really helpful with directions but beware the roads are very bumpy and driving takes longer than you think it will. The... More

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Seattle, Washington
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8 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had the pleasure of staying at Cabinas Jimenez at the beginning of this year. I had an excellent room just off the pool. John and his staff helped me in so many ways, a real pleasure to work with. The location is so nice...right on the water and such an easy walk into the main part of town. I... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We only stayed at cabinas once night. We had arrived to puerto jiminez and was leaving to hike corcovado. the time we had there was very nice. the owner was very friendly but spoke little english. when he found out my friend had forgotten her hiking boots for corcovado, he was going to give her the shoes off his feet!... More

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

I have mixed feelings about reviewing Cabinas Jimenez on TripAdvisor. On the one hand, I truly think that Cabinas Jimenez may be one of the best values in Costa Rica or anywhere else. On the other hand, I am afraid that this jewel might become over-run like Costa Rica has become over the years. Everyone at Cabinas Jimenez is first... More

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melbourne australia
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8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Stayed for 2 nights & had a wonderful time. Tom at reception was extremely helpful & provided his own personal tour for us which was probably the best thing we did in all of Costa Rica. Free use of the Kayaks was also great. The rooms are clean & comfortable & having a fridge was a bonus. Pool was also... More

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New York City, New York
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

A fantastic place to stay in Cabinas Jimenez! I needed a place to stay before and after my 3D/2N hike into Corcovado Park and was recommended by the tour organizer themselves (as well as rave reviews from this site) to stay here. John, the owner, was very kind in giving me a free room upgrade on my first night, where... More

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Edmonton, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

We recently stayed here and found the rooms to be clean and comfortable and the staff great. Spring for a poolside room or one of the cabinas with an ocean view. AC worked fine and there was a microwave, fridge and coffee pot (with coffee and filters provided). John the owner was very personable and helpful as were all the... More

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California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

It met our family’s needs for 3 nights: 1. Wonderful View from our deck: we stayed upstairs. I enjoyed sunrise with my tea 2. Two-bedroom unit: perfect for our family and the rate was reasonable 3. AC: bonus for my husband as we were there during some hottest days 4. Tentative owner: John seemed to always fix and improve things.... More

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Address: on Main Street - 50 meters from the end of the soccer field | directly on the Golfo Dulce, Puerto Jimenez, Costa Rica
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Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Puerto Jimenez
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Cabinas Jimenez Hotel Puerto Jimenez
Cabinas Jimenez Puerto
Cabinas Jimenez Costa Rica/Puerto Jimenez

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Amenities

Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#3 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Jimenez #4 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Jimenez #5 Family Hotel in Puerto Jimenez
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cabinas Jimenez is located on the Osa Peninsula, in Puerto Jimenez, on a quiet street at the edge of Puerto Jimenez, and directly on the Golfo Dulce. Comfortable new beds and linens, A/C, hot showers, mini-fridge, coffee makers are just a few of the amenities offered. A new pool, free wireless internet, kayaks, bicycles, and a cheerful and helpful staff will make your stay at Cabinas Jimenez truly memorable! Explore Corcovado National Park, Go Fishing, Surfing…Come and explore all the Osa has to offer! ... more   less 
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