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Hotel Nirvana by the Sea

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Pembrokeshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely place to stay. Owners are very helpful and give good advice on activities. We had a room with an outdoor kitchen and dining it was lovely to cook our own food after 2 weeks of eating out. Accommodation spotless and very good housekeeping service, free coffee provided. Free use of bikes which was really helpful. Only negative was that... More 

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Portalon, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

I’m writing this review so that everyone looking for a Hotel in Cahuita is aware that there are 2 places side by side with almost the same name. As I arrived in Cahuita, I’ve heard from local people that the owners from Hotel Nirvana by the Sea, after administrating the now Cabinas Nirvana Ecologe under the name of Cabinas Nirvana... More 

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Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

Our visit to this locally owned hotel was one of the best parts of our trip. I can't rave enough about the level of service and hospitality we received. My husband and I arrived at the Cahuita bus station without a clue as to where the hotel was- the owner was in the area and nice enough to pick us... More 

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Frankfurt am Main
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016 via mobile

First of all: make sure to book the right accomodation because there are 2 places in Cahuita with a similar name but only one of them is the real Nirvana! We didn't had any issues because of that but we heard of other travellers being dissapointed when realising that they went to the wrong place. The Nirvana where we have... More 

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Thank NiklasVegas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016 via mobile

Stayed at Cabinas Nirvana for 10 weeks, from sept 2014 until mid nov 2014. Yolanda and Sepp are great hosts, the place is clean and colorful.Great restaurants and bar. Became good friend with Yolanda. As being an elderly person Yolanda and Sepp made sure that every day i was OK and enjoying my stay. Planning to be back in 2016.

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Budapest, Hungary
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016 via mobile

I spent 4,5 wonderful days at Cabinas Nirvana with my friend. Originally we booked three nights - but luckily we could add two more nights because we fell in love with the place. Amazing ambiance! We arrived with a hired car - it was important to have a safe parking area (in the garden). Highly recommended for everyone searching for... More 

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Horley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2016 via mobile

We have just had the most relaxing and beautiful stay at this place. The location is excellent, minutes from the beach with a few chilled out beach bars too. The National Park is 20 minutes walk away, but the walk is mainly along the sea front. The property itself is just perfect if you're looking to chill out for a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2016

Lorie and I spent our first three nights on the Caribbean side of Costa Rica at Cabinas Nirvana and it was a great choice. The comfortable cabin was a for our introduction to Playa Negra in Cahuita. The cabin is a short walk from a little grocery store (we cooked most of our own meals) and there is a great... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2016 via mobile

Very nicely located at about 1 km from Cahuita village center. Beautiful garden and pool area. The owners were very friendly and provided lots of advice on good restaurants and activities. Our bungalow had a nice porch with an outdoor kitchen and a hammock. The room itself was furnished very nicely but a bit dark. Warm water in the bathroom... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

we spent a week at nirvana and enjoyed it every minute, the owners take really good care of everything, nice bungalows and a good vibration. the reggae bar is such a nice place to hang out, good food and music but great to come back to peaceful nirvana

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nice and cozy Nirvana by the Sea is a small charming hotel located in Cahuita just 2 minutes from the beach and within 15 minutes walking distance from the Cahuita National Park main entrance in Cahuita. Puerto Viejo is only 30 minutes away. We have rooms and apartments that sleep between 2 to 4 people, same on the ground floor and some on the top floor. The bright rooms are comfortable and decorated with European attention to details and feature private bathroom with hot water shower, closet, mosquito nets over the beds and windows, fan and room safe. The superior rooms are equipped with refrigerator and coffeemaker and the apartments has a kitchen. All accommodations have their own entrance, a private porch with hammock and view to the nice garden where monkeys, sloths, birds and butterflies share our daily routine. We offer our clients personalized attendance, private parking, Wi-Fi, daily room cleaning and laundry service. Credit cards are not accepted. For entertainment and good food, just in front of the beach, you will find several Restaurants that offer breakfast and Caribbean specialties. For your convenience we can assist you in German, French, English, Portuguese and Spanish with information about popular touristic places and interesting sightseeing. If you are looking for peaceful and private accommodation, we are sure you can find it by visiting us. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Nirvana by the Sea

Address: Entr Playa Negra | 100m west from Reggae Bar, Cahuita 70403, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Limon > Cahuita
Price Range: $43 - $79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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Hotel Nirvana By The Sea Costa Rica/Cahuita
Hotel Style:
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Cahuita
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