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Hotel Canto de Ballenas

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

Overall I had an incredible experience here!! This is not your typical hotel however. There were not blankets on the bed, this is fairly typical but we didn't know that at the time and ended up using towels as blankets :) water wasn't hot but definitely warm enough for a shower. We pulled in after dark after looking at a... More 

Thank Andy V
Milan, Italy
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016

very nice quaint B&B, in a natural park with flowers, birds, monkeys... A big swimming pool (with very hot water!) where relaxing with a smoothie... Nice and spacious room. Good Breakfast and Dinner too.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016

Nice location close to the beach, a little far from the main road if you don't have a car but there is plenty of stuff near by, you can rent a bike for $8 a day, the food at their restaurant is very good, the chicken rice was awesome so many flavors, the room we had did not get wifi... More 

Thank 谷囗 谷
Miami Beach, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016

Gorgeus souther californian blonde younger look alike manager Stephanie who run this place and make me feel like Im in my private hotel...If U like nature is a place where jungle meets the beach 750 meters to the right is the super markets in uvita town full of germans,gringos ,french people going to the yoga hippie envision festival to playa... More 

Thank metalcuban
Victoria, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016 via mobile

Ramshackle rooms of dark wooden boards loosely fitted with gaps between them ( we could see into the hallway through the walls , our neighbors bathroom had a large gap between ours , caulked up roughly .The boards around the washbasin were toothpaste spattered and grimy . The bathroom is cold water only and not clean .There is a small... More 

Thank Hedgehog-and-Flip
San Jose, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2016

This is a beautiful place to go. Centric but not into the crowd. The entrance is full of high trees, and the local people working there are very nice, very kind, food is Good, and a swimming pool bigger enough to swim a little bit. Not that small. I recommend this place, is one of the best places I have... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015

Nice hotel to stay in the Bahia Ballena Area, confortable rooms, clean spaces, nice pool, nice green areas, just missing a TV in the room. Beds confortable, close to the National Park. Full recommended

Thank Arnoldo A
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014 via mobile

Stayed during a G Adventures trip for two nights. Rooms were very hot with no air conditioning. No hot water for showers. Far from the beach along a dirt road that was hard to walk on. Free wifi in the lobby. Breakfast was average.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

On our recent December 2013 trip to Costa Rica we flew into the International Airport in San Jose, rented our car and headed out for the approximately 3 hour drive to Uvita. As we arrived in Uvita the day was fading and the sun setting. We found the Hotel Canto de Ballenas down the little rock road, passed La Fogata... More 

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La Rochelle, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2011

+ restaurant, free wifi, silent, garden, swimming pool

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Additional Information about Hotel Canto de Ballenas

Address: Uvita, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Uvita
Price Range: $68 - $106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Canto de Ballenas 2.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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