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Alma de Ojochal

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  • Average1%
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“bamboo room”(55 reviews)
“live music”(18 reviews)
“owners john”(10 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

The spot is perfect to relax and enjoy Costa Rica cinnery and food. The place I guess used to be called The Bamboo Room which now is just the name for his club with live music bar food etc. We called ahead we were told...More

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Reviewed 1 January 2018

We stayed in this beautiful hotel for 5 days over Christmas and it was amazing. Our room # 5 was one of the larger rooms of the five they have and was extremely comfortable with a large verandah with views down to the sea. We...More

Thank DianeAC24
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Myself, my husband, and 2 friends... and a week in Paradise! Our friends Janet & John own and run this wonderful boutique hotel in the Costa Rican jungle, along with the adjoining Bamboo Room restaurant. Our hosts made this week an absolute dream for us!...More

Thank Karin H
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

We stayed at Alma de Ojochal for 3 nights as part of our three week honeymoon in Costa Rica. As soon as we arrived we were made to feel extremely welcome by owners John and Janet who are obviously extremely passionate about the area and...More

Thank Daniel T
Response from Janet C, Owner at Alma de OjochalResponded 17 December 2017

Our absolute pleasure! Thank you so much for your kind words. We really appreciate you taking the time to review for us. It’s important for us to know if we are hitting the right mark to make journies of a lifetime!

Reviewed 7 December 2017

The friendly and helpful staff and owners go out of their way to make you feel at home and comfortable. The location is stunning - cradled beside densely forested hills with ocean views in the distance and small mountains towards the north. Being in a...More

Thank AGrosberg
Response from Janet C, Owner at Alma de OjochalResponded 8 December 2017

Thank you so much for your wonderful review and words! Look forward to when you can return and spoil you even more!

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US$113 - US$245 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$113 - US$245 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Tracy P
12 November 2017|
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Response from Janet C | Property representative |
No I’m sorry it isn’t. We suggest most guests to stay with us for 2 nights so you can not only experience the Bamboo Room but other great places around us.
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Suzie44224
11 April 2017|
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Response from Janet C | Property representative |
Sorry for not replying sooner. This didn't seem to pop up earlier. The beach can be in walking distance if you like to walk. Playa Tortuga is the beach you can see from the hotel but would be a 2km walk. Walking there would... More
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anonymous12_11
20 February 2017|
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Response from Janet C | Property representative |
Yes we have hot water in each room with very good water pressure! Each room is also equipped with Air Conditioning.
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"all rooms have ocean views but upper rooms have a better view"
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"Probably the upper rooms where you walk in from the parking area."
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"each room has an amazing view of the ocean.. so watching the sunset from your balcony is incredible!!!"
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"They all face the same gorgeous view it's hard to go wrong."
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