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Mar Inn Bed & Breakfast

3.0 of 5 400 Mts North National Bank, Santa Elena 5655, Costa Rica
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 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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Valders, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Wonderful place to stay, we stayed 2 nights here and couldn't have been happier. Nice clean rooms, great breakfast, (the best banana pancakes I have ever had)! Coffee and tea were available throughout the day. Friendly staff and very helpful and knowledgeable. They were able to recommend and book great tours for us. Perfect location - just a quick walk... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my favourite place in costa rica! The couple running it were beyond friendly and helpfull, all our tours, buses etc booked here very easily, hassle free. Location is fab, a quick 2 mim walk down the hill gets you to the town centre. rooms were clean and nicely decorated and cosy- comfy beds. The breakfast was excellent, i... More 

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81 reviews 81 reviews
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent service, nice rooms, clean area, delicious breakfast, tea and coffee available throughtout the day. They book different tours around the area for you. we had a very nice room at the ground floor with 2 walls of glass. We were able to get a lot of light in the morning and the sound of rain at night. Totally recommend... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent here our first night of the 1-week tour around Costa Rica and it was maybe the nicest stay. Rooms were clean, sheets smelled nice, hot shower, excellent hosts (when we checked-in they showed us what can we do around in Monteverde) ans super-breakfast. We had a room outside the main house and the rain during the night woke... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time at the Mar inn. Rooms are spacious and clean, shower is hot and the host is super friendly and helpfull. That, in combination with a top location and good breakfast makes this a nice place to stay.

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Calgary, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Anthony and family made us feel very taken care of during our stay in Monteverde. They were very helpful and responsive to our needs. Everything was meticulously clean, including our bedroom and bathroom. We really appreciated the variety of healthy and tasty options for breakfast. The coffee was good too. Other pros: fridges and safes in room, very nice bathrooms,... More 

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Belleville, Illinois
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29 reviews 29 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

My family of three stayed here for 12 days during a service trip to the region. The rooms were clean and well appointed; ours had a patio out back; a balcony overlooked the town to the Gulf of Nicoya, a 1.5 hour drive away. The owners, the Mar family, do a wonderful job running the place. The son, Anthony, speaks... More 

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Centennial, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We traveled with 6 adults and 3 children. We stayed in 3 separate rooms and would highly recommend rooms 7 and 3. This is a family owned and run B&B and they take great pride in their establishment. The rooms were spotless and the breakfast was delicious. We were treated with a spotting of the local sloth on our first... More 

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St. Pete, Florida
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

After hiking the Monteverde Cloud Forest all day, this B&B couldn't be more welcoming! We did not have a reservation but the Mar Inn was recommended by a restaurant down the road. Beautiful hotel in a convenient location. Anthony was welcoming, gave us a good rate and answered all of our questions about the area. The building was spotless and... More 

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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

We did not book in advance and followed the good review of the lonely planet. The welcome was nice and polite from the tenant who offered directly a green season price for a big double room 50$ (which is a fairly good price being in Santa Elena with a good level of comfort and at a walking distance from bars... More 

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Address: 400 Mts North National Bank, Santa Elena 5655, Costa Rica
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Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Monteverde > Santa Elena
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Mar Inn Bed & Breakfast 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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Mar Inn Bed & Breakfast Monteverde, Costa Rica - Santa Elena

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