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150 Meters North of Cabinas Bamboo, Uvita, Costa Rica
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Flutterby House
Ranked #6 of 25 Specialty Lodging in Uvita
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 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had planned to leave earlier but stayed - just because we loved this place sooo much. It is the perfect place to stay with the beach nearby with great surf and snorkelling. You can buy really good food for both breakfast and dinner for a neat price, enjoy good drinks, nice hang-out spots and meet really nice people. Don't... More

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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The flutterby house really has it all: super friendly team of staff and volunteers, close to the beach, relaxing lounge spots to have their organic diners and meet other people while also offering very cute private cabins which are very quiet. We intended to flutter by for one night, stayed three. A perfect blend of hardcore backpackers, surfers, flaspackers, couples... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We made friends with some people that were staying at Flutterby and after seeing it we immediately made plans to stay there the next night. Our cabin was perfect and the two dinners they offered while we were there (Falafel and Cobb salad) were absolutely amazing. It is so close to the beach and everyone is so friendly and helpful.... More

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16 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

This is the most well-designed and thought out hostel that I stayed in during my whole trip. Plenty of bathrooms, sinks, stoves, dishes, books and beer. My only complaint is that the mosquito net did not adequately cover the bed in the cabina my friend and I were in and it was extremely buggy! Beware of tiny black gnats that... More

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Cochabamba, Bolivia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Unexpected groovy spot after along trip was fun to encounter! Friendly staff! And great place to meet fellow travelers! Loved the common kitchen! Floors on the cabins are made of wood and dont completly seal it from the outside so you can expect some bugs walking around, the beds have moskito nets :) No A/C You can also camp there!... More

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New York City, New York
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38 reviews 38 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We spent two days at the Flutterby House and had a great time! All the prior reviews are spot on - nice people, great scenery, unique setting and good food! Also extremely affordable - especially the drinks! Nearby beach is beautiful and definitely take surf lessons with Rama- he's the best! Know what to expect though - this is closer... More

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Oakland, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

A friend of mine recommended this place when I mentioned that I was going on vacation there. Not sure what to expect from the pictures and reviews. It's one of those places you have to experience. What is paradise for one person can be hell for another. I stayed for 5 days in June. Humidity was uncomfortable for me and... More

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We walked to Flutterby House to rent bikes. What a great place full of fun folks. The staff are professional and kind. Their location can't be beat. We found the beach very close and walked to the other Uvita entrance. We did not stay there as I need A/C in the June heat, but it looked like a perfect place... More

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Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

I was planning to stay for no more than two days. But I just couldn't get away from this place! Beautiful people, good food, welcoming vibes, clean surroundings and perfectly located for beach/surf lovers and mango fanatics. I really recommend this one..

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San Francisco, California
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

My girlfriend and I very recently spent four amazing days here at the Flutterby House during our week-long vacation in Costa Rica. We loved the place so much that we considered just cancelling our flight home, quitting our jobs, and staying in Costa Rica for...well, a long while. We arrived here tired and sore after a full twenty-four hours of... More

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Address: 150 Meters North of Cabinas Bamboo, Uvita, Costa Rica
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Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Uvita
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Flutterby House Costa Rica/Uvita

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