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Albergue Alma de Hatillo

Hatillo, Dominical, Costa Rica
Albergue Alma de Hatillo
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  • Location
    4 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were so happy that we decided to stay here rather than in Dominical. Just a no frills beautiful place. Sabina was a great host. Easy to talk to and very informative. The only thing is that we would have liked a little more options for breakfast, her fruit and jams were delicious but we got overloaded on fruit. I... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at this peaceful hillside retreat for 8 nights and it was a pleasant, relaxing stay. The description and pictures of the property provided on its website are current and accurate. This property, known as Alma de Hatillo, is located on the Central Pacific Coast of Costa Rica, just north of the surfing town of Dominical and at the... More 

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Houston, TX
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

We spent two nights at Albergue Alma de Hatillo. The grounds are beautiful, the pool is clean, the rooms were comfortable and cozy and the hostess was gracious and lovely. I liked that there was a big gate in front and that the grounds were very secure. The owner grows and makes all the food she serves at breakfast. She... More 

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socal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

We stayed one night. I had been in touch with Sabina and decided not to make a reservation since our plans were not set. Then as we came into the area, we decided to call her and she met us at the gate and showed us to a room. My initial impression of Sabina by email was very good, and... More 

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Edmonton
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 via mobile

Sabina owns this special B&B and takes a lot of pride in her accomplishment. She serves a wonderful organic breakfast, with all ingredients from her property. The salt water pool is really a bonus here. With the lovely new deck, you could spend hours soaking in the pool and listening to all the birds calling. The B&B is gated and... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

No frills, no fuzz, great jam. Lovely views and extremely welcoming and helpful host. There's a gorgeous (almost) undiscovered beach nearby. Having a car is very helpful if you stay several days. Will come back. Thank you!

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Monteverde, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014 via mobile

The cabinas at Albergue Alma de Hatillo are so charming, you may not want to leave. Sabina Koczij-Martin is the quintessential hostess. She made our stay so comfortable and enjoyable. The meals were freshly prepared and restaurant quality. Fresh squeezed juices and homemade jams for breakfast were something I looked forward to each morning. Dinner was also delicious and very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

We stayed in the cabin for 2 nights. Sabina was very kind and helpful. Breakfast is excellent with jams and spreads made from fruit from the garden. Our kids loved the pool and cabin. We changed our plans for the rest of our trip based on Sabinas advice, all turned out excellent.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

Hostess Sabina has built a gorgeously nestled, super smart collection of air-cooled bungalows into the jungle mountainside. With loving attention to detail, and a deep commitment to the environment, she's created a small paradise on earth. She's chosen to not have A/C in the rooms, which we found to be sufficiently cool due the cleverly designed ceiling vents. Fruit literally... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014 via mobile

We stayed here with friends based on the Trip Advisor reviews and we're not disappointed. Sabina, the owner, was very friendly and accommodating. The rooms were comfortable and although there is no a/c they were very comfortable at night being well ventilated. The pool is nice with views out over the sea. The eating area is very pleasant and the... More 

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