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    Nepenthe B&B

    | 100 M East And 1.6 Km From The School, El Castillo, Arenal Volcano National Park, Costa Rica
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    • Excellent65%
    • Very good24%
    • Average8%
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    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 5 February 2015 via mobile

    Stayed here with my boyfriend, his friends were staying at a hotel in the same town but it was full so the owner booked us a room here. It's even more in the middle of nowhere then the town of El Castillo. Up a really...More

    2  Thank StacyJ1990
    Response from Nepenthe_ByB, Gerente at Nepenthe B&BResponded 24 February 2015

    Hi Stacy First of all I´m sorry for the inconvenients during your short stay at Nepenthe. We try hard everyday to please all of our guests, but there are things we can´t control, like the road condition and the rain. Nevertheless we disagree with you...More

    Reviewed 3 February 2015

    The staff are extremely friendly and helpful. The adventure is getting there - the last 2 km is a steep and bumpy dirt road. Once there the cabins are clean and reasonably equipped. We saw a misty view of the lake, but otherwise our 3...More

    Thank cfloyd48
    Reviewed 29 January 2015

    We had a change in itinerary and ended up booking here for a night. We would have loved to have been able to stay longer. The pool area was beautiful. The home cooked breakfast was lovely. The cottage was very nice but the real selling...More

    1  Thank kellygurza
    Reviewed 17 December 2014

    Wonderful location, however we advice to take one of the lower bungalows - those are more secluded & relaxing than the rooms in the main building. The massages there are excellent & very relaxing. The restaurant added to the hotel (a few meters down the...More

    Thank no_name_given_here
    Reviewed 3 December 2014

    Nepenthe is a hidden gem tucked away in the hills with a magnificent view. The road is a bit rough but it is so worth it. If you are traveling at night be aware that is very difficult to see the sign that leads up...More

    Thank egchora
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Spa
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    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Hot Tub
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    • US$51 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Province of Alajuela >
    • Arenal Volcano National Park >
    • El Castillo
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    Response from Donna M | Reviewed this property |
    I believe there is a small safe but can't swear to it. We had no problems with theft and don't think there is any such problem there. I have a habit of leaving a couple of dollars on my pillow for the maid and it wasn't... More
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    "3 rooms at the back from which I guess the view is on the forest and not on the lake; rooms at the front with..."
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    "Rooms 1-3 open directly to the pool and view. Room 3 adjacent to kitchen, some noise in morning may disturb..."
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    "Cabinas for privacy perhaps but the single rooms wonderful also."
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    "Unless I am coming to stay, take the end room of the main house."
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