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Congo Bongo Ecolodges Costa Rica

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We stayed at the Deluxe Dream House for a week at the end of our trip to Costa Rica. The house is really amazing! It's exactly like it looks in the photos. The jungle setting is also something special - we've seen lots of hummingbirds,...More

Thank Andy Z
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

Research before visiting Costa Rica on a whirl wind/see as much as what we can visit, brought us to the website of Congo Bongo whilst looking for accommodation in the Puerto Viejo/Southern Caribbean area of the country. It is very difficult to describe this place...More

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Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

A paradise!!! It's a magical little piece of jungle located in the best part of the Caribbea's side just a couple of minutes walking until the beach. Surrounded by congos, birds, big trees, rivers, nature everywhere 😍 The perfect place to escape and runaway from...More

Thank Fran M
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

Congo Bongo is a magical place. Our friend recommended that we stay here and we are so happy that we did. We stayed in the Dream Nature house for 2 nights and loved everything about it. The nearby beach was the best one we went...More

Thank Shawna C
Reviewed 25 November 2017

I live in Costa Rica. I enjoy going to the Caribbean side of my beautiful country and really enjoyed staying in Congo Bongo in the jungle. 100 meters through outstanding landscape to a pristine beach. I shall return.

Thank Kip C
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$141 - US$214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$141 - US$214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Miranda W
18 January 2018|
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Response from Kip C | Reviewed this property |
We had a racoon come to visit us one night-- the kitchen is open on three sides. Saw a few spiders on the trail to the beach, but they do a good job of cleaning that trail so as long as you watch where you are walking you... More
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Alexandra H
2 September 2017|
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Response from Daan N | Property representative |
I am very sorry for my late answer on this question. Did you checked out:Getting here on the website of Congo Bongo Ecolodges? Sansa is the only company that fly to Limon if that do not works out there are other ways as... More
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