We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Chilamate Rainforest Eco Retreat

211 reviews
Save
Traveller (189)
Room & Suite (48)
Dining (11)
Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“local community”(13 reviews)
“swimming hole”(13 reviews)
“her husband”(12 reviews)
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Suites
Bar/Lounge
All hotel details
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (211)Write a Review
Filter reviews
176 results
Traveller rating
149
18
5
4
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
149
18
5
4
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviewslocal communityswimming holeher husbandsarapiqui riverhowler monkeyscosta ricaguided walklocal guidewhite water raftingsustainable tourismwe loved our staywonderful hostswonderful visitrooms were very cleanbird watching tourdelicious foodspecial place
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 176 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved our stay here for many of the reasons indicated by others. I would encourage readers to stay here a little longer than they think they need to. It’s relaxing and fun to be here. The rooms, nature, people, food, activities made up a...More

1  Thank jschuby
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Our reception as guests by William predicted everything our stay would turn out to be: extremely well taken care of by Davis and his staff, great eye for detail, also on the nature walks, day & night, and during all the buffets. Our cabin was...More

Thank Nico T
Reviewed 21 December 2017

I'm sorry I haven't reviewed Chilamate Rainforest Eco Retreat sooner - we stayed there in early April, 2017. The staff were wonderful and the food - delicious! After very full days, we enjoyed having dinner there rather than go back out since it was so...More

Thank DeniceD
Reviewed 6 November 2017

My first time there was a fast trip to Puerto Viejo/Chilamate, organized very badly and last minute because I was looking for places to search for reptiles and amphibians, it was an amazing surprise ! The hotel has it's own forest,very young but very rich....More

1  Thank Lari D
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Excellent wildlife viewing opportunities, cleanest room, delicious food (breakfast and dinner, lots of options). WiFi worked perfectly. One more time, delicious food! Tip: to see toucans, when you exit the property, go right from the gate, maybe a hundred yards along the road, then down...More

Thank NPBeginner
View more reviews
PreviousNext
12345636
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free Internet
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Details
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (189)
Room & Suite (48)
Dining (11)
Pool & Beach (5)
Family and Play Areas (8)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
StevePDX60
29 December 2016|
Answer
Response from ChilamateRainforest | Property representative |
Saludos muy cordiales! Yes we have a couple of private rooms available for two people for the two nights of December 29 and 30, 2016. Should we hold one for you? If you just arrive it should be no problem to accommodate you... More
0
Votes
Google Translation
bornin42
23 December 2016|
Answer
Response from ChilamateRainforest | Property representative |
Hello! From San Jose we can arrange for a private driver to pick you up. The cost is $130 door to door and you are welcome to stop along the way. The trip is 1.5-2 hours, depending on traffic. You can also take the public... More
0
Votes
PreviousNext
123
Room Tips
"We loved our rooms by the river, which had a nice covered porch where we could hang out when it was really..."
Read review
"Tutte le stanze sono immerse nella natura, le stanze ostello sono veramente pulite e belle."
Read review
"Highly recommend the loft room in the back for lots of space and privacy."
Read review
"riverside cabin with hammocks on the veranda is ace."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing