“Excellent accommodations. Muy tranquilo. Perfection.”
Some of my favorite things about Calocita include: comfortable hammocks; banana trees; iguanas lounging in the sun; the excellent surfboard shack; being in walking distance of the Pacific Ocean; games in the upstairs lounge area; Chris's unending knowledge and sensible recommendations; being in walking distance of Super Ronny's. The owner and innkeeper, Chris, always knows what's going on - he makes it easy for you to enjoy your vacation. If you have a question, he probably has an answer. My room was super tidy and offered all the basic amenities - sharing a room with a friend was no big deal. There is a guard dog, so it is best to be contact the owner ahead of time to let him know when you expect to arrive.
The only two rules at Calocita are 1.) do not feed Lilly (the guard dog) 2.) use the outdoor shower to rinse off sand before using the indoor shower in your room, which keeps sand out of the hotel's pipes, preventing any crazy plumbing problems. Totally sensible. If you're wary of dogs, Lilly is super chill. I also appreciated having her around, not just because I love dogs, but I felt safer with her there. Santa Teresa is not dangerous, but it's like any other popular tourist destination wherein people will steal your stuff if you're not careful. All in all, this place was great. I am already looking forward to my next visit!
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