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All reviewsshared bathroombudget roomcosta ricabahia drakeshort walk to the beachnice place to stayrooms are basic but cleanhot waterbook toursceiling fanthe drake bay areacabinascorcovadosierpebirdwatchingonsiteriver
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Reviewed February 24, 2011

I arrived here for three nights of adventure, not quite knowing what to expect. What a delightful surprise! I booked my trips with Manolo and they represented excellent value for money. Cano island with snorkelling was beautiful whilst walking through the Corcovado rainforest with Javier...More

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Reviewed February 22, 2011

Cabinas Manolo is worth every penny! Staying in Bahia Drake can be very expensive, so we were happy to find this affordable, friendly, locally owned and operated hostel. The owner, Manolo is the most kind and grateful host! The hotel is super clean, even by...More

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Reviewed January 28, 2011

After a wet boat landing, we found a pick up truck ready to escort us to the cabinas. Upon arrival, our hosts already had keys in hand, and were ready to show us to our rooms. Spacious, humble rooms that were attended to every day...More

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Response from Mauricio M, Front Office Manager at Cabinas ManoloResponded March 17, 2012

Thanks for your useful comments. We try to do the best to make guests feel happy.

Reviewed September 12, 2010

Friendly tico run hostel, attentive staff, excellent local knowledge and tours offered including Sirena and Cano island. Clean spacious rooms. Close to beach and local amenities, great base for Corcovado and whale watching. Great place to relax and unwind.

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Reviewed May 2, 2010

We moved from another hotel to this one as its price was so good (for a large private room with fan and mosquito net $10pp if you do a tour with them otherwise $15pp). The staff were very helpful and friendly and dropped us off...More

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"Check the website to check the rooms they offer and book the tour to Corcovado with them ;)"
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"Upstairs rooms have more air/ventilation."
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"we enjoyed the villa as we had our own private bathroom, all other rooms seemed to share bathrooms and..."
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"If you get the chance, rent the room which is under their “house”. A little far from the reception but you..."
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