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“horrible, mean, overpriced” 1 of 5 stars
Review of Cabinas Playa Las Manchas

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Cabinas Playa Las Manchas
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Montezuma, Costa Rica   |  
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Ranked #18 of 19 Hotels in Montezuma
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“horrible, mean, overpriced”
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2007

Please do not go here!!!! The website looks great, but the pictures lie. It is not on the beach, it is next to a small farm with roosters that keep you up all night, dogs that bark all day, and a bar with locals who party in the evening.
The "beach" accross the street is dangerous! I got caught in a rip tide that almost killed me. I watched 6 other people get caught in the same rip tide after I told them not to go in the water. I later found out that people die here every year.
The rooms are dingy at best with cold showers and concrete floors.
The manager is a nut case. After we left the hotel, he tracked us down at night and told us that he was going to get his friend the police cheif to take us to jail if we did not come back to his hotel. Scarey!!! I am not exaggerating here...this place is a nightmare. Try the much better and less expensive Montezuma Paradise!

  • Liked — nothing
  • Disliked — the crazy manager and the deadly beach
  • Tips/Secrets — do not go here
  • Stayed December 2006, traveled with family
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 1 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Check in / front desk
    • 1 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 2 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Additional Information about Cabinas Playa Las Manchas

Address: Montezuma, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Montezuma
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Ranked #18 of 19 Hotels in Montezuma
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Cabinas Playa Las Manchas Hotel Montezuma

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