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Canaima Chill House

400 metros al este del Hostal Brunelas, hacia el monte | Playa Santa Teresa, Santa Teresa 60111, Costa Rica
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Ranked #9 of 30 Santa Teresa B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

You are deep in the jungle. There are monkeys, bats, birds right outside. We stayed in a second floor bungalow. It was super private. The hanging swing beds are just so inviting. You can't help but "chill" at this place - as the name suggests! The owner and front desk person were very friendly, helpful and accommodating. No complaints. I... More

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canaimachillhouse, Propietario at Canaima Chill House, responded to this review

Dear guests, It was a pleasure having you at our hotel. We hope you enjoyed this wonderful experience. We are very grateful for your positive review, this helps us to work with more enthusiasm and put greater thrill in our job. Greetings from all the hotel team and we hope you come back soon. Bests wishes More

Los Angeles, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Canaima Chill House was really a different hotel. It sits on top of a very steep hill, it would be rough to walk to/from the beach, which we never did. The staff was very friendly and accommodating. A few complaints I would have is that it's very dusty (being on top of a hill), the pool was very murky (probably... More

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canaimachillhouse, Propietario at Canaima Chill House, responded to this review

Dear Heather, First thank you again for choosing Canaima Chill House the place to stay during your holidays in Playa Santa Teresa, and for your review. It helps us a lot to know in what we have to improve. It's true that dry season brings a lot of dust to town. Fortunately the main road was paved this year and... More

Warwick, New York
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Wow. We chose this hotel over a place down the hill and were very, very glad we did. You walk in and immediately start to feel relaxed. The hotel is, as every review says, up a steep hill. Do yourself a favor, if your trip is during rainy season, or you don't like to walk, rent an ATV. The mud... More

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Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

It's the second time I come to Santa Teresa and second time I spend time in Canaima house. I see a lot of changes, a lot of very very exciting improvements in the hotel. It just gets better every year ! The lounge area right next to the pool was my favorite spot there ! perfect to see the monkeys... More

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Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

As the title says, it was just magic! We stayed there for 10 days, and that was not enough. We want to go back! The place is so fantastic, with the jungel right outside and the laidback atmosphere. The room is amazing, it is clean and have beatifull details, very romantic. The common areas was also clean and very nice.The... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

The chill house is a beautifully designed place that feels very relaxing with friendly, helpful staff. The rooms are very large with their own kitchenette area that's good for making yourself breakfast to have an equally enormous balcony where you can choose to sit on the swinging bed, the breakfast bar or the 4 seater table. Or you could just... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

This place is just amazing! We stayed here for 11 nights and it was just great. We had a suite loft, which can host four people, but we only were two. The room has a very high ceiling, is open and full of light. It is nicely decorated and equipped with a kitchen, holding everything you need. The terace and... More

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Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

We stayed at Canaima for 10 days, and could have stayed so much longer! The rooms are beatifull and clean, and the common areas lovely. The staff is really helpfull and friendly, and the location is perfect. It is up a hill, wich means its quiet at night. Some people say the road leading up to the hotel is hard.... More

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Carbondale, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014 via mobile

Unfortunately did not stay here during this visit, but the whole family took surf lessons from the owner Juan Carlos, who simply is the best!!. Very patient and knowledgeable. Could not ask for better customer service. Speaks flawless English. Can't wait to come back for more.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

The Canaima Chill House is a wonderful place to relax. The short distance to the beach and to the village of Santa Teresa provide the necessary tranquility in the middle of the jungle. Our room was clean and is decorated with an Asian touch as the whole place is. The contact to the host and the front desk staff is... More

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Address: 400 metros al este del Hostal Brunelas, hacia el monte | Playa Santa Teresa, Santa Teresa 60111, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Santa Teresa
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Canaima Chill House Hotel Santa Teresa
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Bar / Lounge Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our "rustic boutique hotel" is a jungle oasis, only 500 meters away from one of the most beautiful beaches of Costa Rica.In Canaima Chill House, luxury is experienced in harmony with nature and simple sensations such as, relaxing on a bamboo hanging bed, listening to the amazing sounds of the jungle or chilling in our “pillow swimming pool”.Sensations which are hard to explain, sensations which are simple to feel.- 4 suites (for 2 people)- 4 suites-loft (up to 4 people)- Swimming Pool- Chill Deck- Outdoor Jacuzzi- WI-FI- Personalized services- Cocktail and smoothie bar- Room service breakfast (optional) ... more   less 
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