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  • Average20%
  • Poor3%
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Enjoy the tropic rainforest in a small and welcoming hotel operated by a Costa Rican family just 82 km from San José. At the same time learn about our natural sustainable project, taste our delightful variety of plates in our menu restaurant, rest in superior rooms with queen size beds, air conditioning and terrace. Also take advantage of our safari tour on the Sarapiquí River or enjoy our adventure tours in the area.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Restaurant
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Wheelchair access
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
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Full view
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Juan Santamaria Intl Airport34 mi
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Beautiful location in the jungle. Quite nice hotel for the relative price. The rooms are basic. Bath was quite nice. Lights were too dim. The reception lady was lovely. The swimming pool looked great.

Thank RuthElkana
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

The hotel is in a good location on the Main Street, but the surrounding vegetation makes it seem very tranquil. The rooms were spacious, although a little dark. The hotel staff were very friendly and accommodating. The pool was refreshing, with pool towels available from...More

Thank Sarah_nz31
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

It looked like the maintenance stoped a few years ago. The room was large but the wooden floor cracked like hell. It is easy to hear the neighbours walk. Our room was located far from the streets. It was nice to not hear the cars....More

Thank MarjoNLD
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

Stayed for 1 night in a very nice room with privat balcony. Surrounded by jungle, perfect! Nice restaurant with good food. And a special nighttour with Angel to learn more about all the small animals that live there. Has a good price/quality ratio.

Thank rolant
Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

We had a great stay at Hotel el Bambu. It’s a simple hotel but perfect for the family. The restaurant is typical and one of the best in town. Sarapiqui felt authentic and off the beaten path. Perhaps it was the tropical storm moving thru...More

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"Quieter rooms are at the end of the long passage on stilts."
AcornOwl
Mar 29, 2017
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"Corner room big, big balcony and bath"
Chrizzy020
Feb 27, 2017
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"I had a superior room"
marsilva
Feb 9, 2017
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"The rooms nearer to the reception seemed to be cleaner, less moldy."
trvldddy
Aug 5, 2016
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PRICE RANGE
$94 - $127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
Costa RicaProvince of HerediaSarapiquiPuerto Viejo de Sarapiqui
NUMBER OF ROOMS
40
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