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El Hotelito at the Rainforest Experience Farm

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had an wonderful experience with beautiful views (see pictures). The owner's father was a bit rude to some guests however and was somewhat miserable. Note this is very eco, there were coqui (look it up) in the room, so if you're squeamish might not be the place for you. Also no AC or fan, so it might be a bit... More 

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Miami Springs, Florida
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3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016

You shouldn't have this Hotel in your webpage ,is a terrible place,the address that show is not accurate,unpaved road,no tv,no wifi,no rest.,no food machine or snack ,beverage machine,too old ,6 dogs in the place that walk freely everywhere,Rafael,the owner is a very unpleasnt,uncorteous person that dont tell the truth in your page that place is not accesible ay all and... More 

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Thank GLORIA0816
Rafael B, General Manager at El Hotelito at the Rainforest Experience Farm, responded to this review

Hi Gloria0816, I find it so sad to find this 1 star review among all my 5 star reviews. If you had some valid points it would give me something to work at, something to make better. The sad part is that the things that you are complaining about are key features of my hotel and a big part of... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

I decided to choose a different type of experience, as I have to travel to Fajardo several times a year for work and wanted to something off the beaten path and away from the usual beach stays. The website information seemed very inviting. I had planned to stay for 3 days. Unfortunately due to cancelled flights, I was not able... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

El Hotelito was everything I imagined and more! My fiancé and I traveled to Puerto Rico for the first time and we're so happy we choose El Hotelito as our home for the week. We stayed for seven nights and ventured out everyday and never once had an issue with the road (we rented a nissan versa, nothing special). There... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Beautiful spot in the middle of rain forest. The house has great sights, decoration and comfortable rooms, and Rafael (the manager) was very welcoming and had the courtesy of grabbing dinner for us! (we forgot to tell him in advance to prepare something for dinner). Our room was not air conditioned but we did not miss it! We opened the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

We had a great time there! Beautiful hotel, location, view and atmosphere. Very unique hotel that offers a one of kind rainforest experience. Raphael was very friendly, genuine, and welcoming. He made a great breakfast and gave helpful advice on local restaurants and catching the ferry. It was a personal environment that you can Not get in any other hotel.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

Wonderful location, nestled in the rain forest. Open-air living where the only walls are around the bedrooms and bathroom. There was always a breeze during our stay. All living areas are open to the beautiful views. Bedrooms have shuttered windows, but know screens or glass. So you are one with nature. Our room had a mosquito net over the bed.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

Our stay at el hotelito was mesmerizing. The views are fantastic, the pool refreshing, sleeping in an open air room listening to the sounds of the rainforest was intoxicating and dining el fresco with the most simple and delicious homemade puerto rican food was priceless. The owners of El Hotelto, the Benitez family, are unpretentious, friendly and helpful but also... More 

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Gainesville, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016

El Hotelito is a very unique guest house. It is best suited for people who love the outdoors. If you want a real rain forest experience this is the place to stay. I loved the room with the beautiful view of the forest, mountains, Fajardo and ocean. It is very rustic so if you are a person who loves 5... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

Just like all the reviews say- not your typical hotel room. It's a rainforest experience. It starts with the drive up there, don't worry your rental car will make it. Either bring dinner or notify in advance you want to eat dinner up there, which is what I recommend. Tasty yet simple meal. Good hiking trails that don't feature the... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The main house consists of seven spacious rooms, a dining room with bar, a living room, and a library. All open out onto to the lawn and swimming pool. Relax in peace and quiet while enjoying the sound of the wind in the trees on one of the chaise lounges or swaying in a hammock in this tranquil retreat. Our Hotel has been planned and designed for the enjoyment of individuals with a strong ecological interest and a need for peaceful coexistence with nature. ALL our electricity is solar, the water comes from the rain and a well, and the entire farm is completely organic and always has been! ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Hotelito at the Rainforest Experience Farm

Address: Flower Farm Rout 984 km. 3.1 Mundo Tropical, Bo. Naranjo, Fajardo 00738, Puerto Rico
Location: Caribbean > Puerto Rico > Fajardo
Price Range: $96 - $162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — El Hotelito at the Rainforest Experience Farm 3.5*
Number of rooms: 7
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