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150 after the London Bridge | Apdo 76-6350, Quepos 6350, Costa Rica
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Finca Amanecer
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Ranked #14 of 20 Specialty Lodging in Quepos
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's an interesting and unforgettable experience to visit this place. The place is surrounded by Nature with lots of birds including peace and quiet at night in a typical Tico town or cool off in Rio Naranjo, or relax and refresh in the on site creek. The owner is very knowledgeable about the surrounding area and is very helpful with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Elena and her home are one of a kind. If you are stuck in your box...and like it there...stay there. If you are ready to expand, breathe, unlock the treasures within and experience your life on levels only imagined...come, stay. Play, heal..enjoy. This is true Tico style...which, in my profound experience means heart, soul, sharing and caring...in order to make... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
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7 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

This was my second stay at the Finca so I knew exactly what to expect. I went with the goal of losing weight and getting off some of my prescription medications. It was the worst winter Michigan ever had so I was glad every day that I was away from home. I knew there would be controlled portions and a... More 

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Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

First, this BnB is not in Quepos. Second, it is not a professional hostel. Third, the positive reviews should be about the past. Now it is an outdated simple and soiled private home. Breakfast is scant. Dinner is not worth to pay for. Sleeping in a Tico home, with the ants and bugs everywhere, was a unforgettable experience. If you're... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

Elas, I stayed there some nights, with the bugs, ants, termites and molds in and around my bed, my room, the shared bathrooms, and in the lounge and eatery. Why? Because I was so trusting to pay in advance for full board, and was waiting for money transfer. I trusted the positive reviews (of the owner's friends?) and the website's... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

A true oasis in Tico bliss. I was greeted by fresh cinnamon iced tea (grown on the farm) and an incredibly warm welcome from Elena. This lush, flowering, tranquil place is her pride and joy and it shows. The rooms are a great value. Very clean, comfortable and cheery and the food is healthy & delicious, I had banana bread... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

I stayed here ages ago (2005-ish?) but I absolutely adored this place. So happy to see that Elena is still hosting guests. I remember the rain putting a damper on things but Elena was such a great host. She prepared meals for us and took us to Londres for an amazing dinner of steamed Tilapia. If I remember correctly she... More 

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Karlsruhe, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

the Finca Amanecer is a perfect place to stay for people who want to enjoy the sound of costa ricas nature! in comfortable beds or camping the beautiful lady Elena offers all you need to have a great time in love an peace. in Londres a small town, just a little outside the main tourism area of quepos, you can... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

Despite the rating of the writer below, who is certainly entitled to his opinion, I found this "finca" relaxing, full of exciting plant- and wildlife, beautiful as a tropical rainforest retreat, healthy in the diet offered and interesting in the variety and backgrounds of other visitors that were there when I was. It is rustic and not at all like... More 

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New York
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14 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

Only if you were desperate or on a $5 a day budget. Although it has a Quepos Apdo which means PO Box, it is 15 km east down a very bumpy dusty gravel road in a spit of a town known as Londres that will take you 40 mins by bus, 20 by car. Miserable road. Unless you are a... More 

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Address: 150 after the London Bridge | Apdo 76-6350, Quepos 6350, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Quepos
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 5
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