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Chalet Nicholas

1.5 km from Nuevo Arenal centre
  • Free Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Apr 9 Apr 10
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Rte 142 | 2km west of Nuevo Arenal, Nuevo Arenal 50807, Costa Rica
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    We loved this place during our exploration of CR! It was a great break from the heat of the beaches. The views were wonderful, the house a wood trimmed chalet is a perfect fit for the natural environment. Birdwatching, relaxing on the porch in rockers...More

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    Reviewed 18 February 2017

    Stayed here with 2 friends - we got the private loft upstairs, with 2 bedrooms (1 has 2 twin beds, 1 has a double bed) and a private 1/2 bath. You do share the full bath downstairs with other guests, as it is off of...More

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    Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

    We stumbled into Chalet Nicholas on our first trip to CR in 1993 and have been coming back ever since. This experience is what got us hooked on B&Bs. Cathy and John are the reason we keep coming back, they truly have become part of...More

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    Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

    We arrived at Chalet Nicholas and were immediately greeted by three Great Danes and the owner John. What takes a minute to notice is this enchanting house nestled on a hilltop has a breathtaking view of Lake Arenal. You can sit and enjoy it in...More

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    Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

    Cathy and John were amazing hosts....and were so caring & helpful. You will be made to feel so welcome and cared for. They have a lovely breakfast in the AM, and all of the guests we met were very nice and helpful and quiet. The...More

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    Room Tips
    "It all depends on whether you want to view the volcano or the lake. Both great."
    mikulkatom, 11 months agoRead review
    "Three unique rooms, all are nice."
    Roger W, over a year agoRead review
    "Upsatirs is perfect for a family with children."
    Julia C, over a year agoRead review
    "If you are a couple, ask for the Lake View Room"
    SouthernGirl726, over a year agoRead review
    "Lake view or volcano view room"
    Marion M, over a year agoRead review
    "There is one room called the "Volcano Room". I believe it is the only room with it's own..."
    Andreas N, over a year agoRead review
    "The room on the left at the end of the hall is perfect for a couple. It's a little quieter since..."
    TucsonJoe, over a year agoRead review
    "For a family of four, having the entire upstairs, with its 2 bedrooms, porch, bathroom, and desk alcove..."
    SJBT, over a year agoRead review
    "We had the upstairs suite that sleeps four and it was perfect for our family."
    Julia C, over a year agoRead review
    "Just ask Cathy and John."
    sharon c, over a year agoRead review
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