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Reviewed 13 October 2016

I loved staying at magellan in - such a peaceful place! the owners are so nice and friendly, you have the feeling you stay with family&friends. the rooms are superclean and beautiful with a huge terrace and hammock. breakfast is amazing, ask for the pancakes. there is also a yoga room you can use for free as well as yoga... More 

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hotelmagellaninn, Owner at Hotel Magellan Inn, responded to this review

We appreciate your kind words and glad we made your stay comfortable. Thank you, and we would love to have you visit again. Sunny Finley Owner More 

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Reviewed 12 September 2016

A great place to relax, unwind and renew! The mattresses and linens were brand new and it was the best nights sleep I had on my trip. The new owners are in the process of making updates and putting their own touches on the property, which is lovely. They were welcoming and helped me have an enjoyable stay and in... More 

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hotelmagellaninn, Owner at Hotel Magellan Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words! Looking forward to your future booking with us! More 

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Reviewed 22 July 2016

My husband and I stayed here . If you are looking for relaxing and peaceful this is the place . It was so nice to amongst all the animal on the property ( wild and none) . The hammocks are a great touch . Everyone is so friendly !! I want to be back here !

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hotelmagellaninn, Owner at Hotel Magellan Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We would love to serve you again in the future! More 

Charleston, South Carolina
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Reviewed 9 July 2016

I will never forget my week long vacation here at Kindred Spirits, Magellan Inn. I rode horses every day and was right in the middle of the most beautiful wildlife, nature, beaches I visited on my own as a single female in my 30s. It was a little remote but worth it completely to be at this inn on the... More 

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hotelmagellaninn, Owner at Hotel Magellan Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for coming, and for your incredible review! We would love to have you come visit again! More 

Miami, Florida
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Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed there 3 nights. We enjoyed the peace and quiet of the Inn. We even took long naps which were never disrupted by any noise. We came to rest and we got it. The breakfast was always made fresh with wonderful home made warm bread:) The girls that took care of us couldn't be any more... More 

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hotelmagellaninn, Owner at Hotel Magellan Inn, responded to this review

We welcome your future visit at Magellan, the wonderful staff that took care of you is still here, even though the hotel has new owners. We are quite confident that you will still leave with your glass full! More 

Woodinville, Washington
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Reviewed 12 June 2016

Peaceful, relaxing, and there is a yoga platform. You can get yoga instruction and classes but I used the area to meditate and practice a few moves on my own. Staff was helpful and the breakfast of fruit, roll, and coffee worked great for me.

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Blandford Forum, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 19 April 2016

My sister and I spent nearly 2 weeks at this amazing place. I spent a week taking part in 'yoga with horses' which was an amazing experience. Terry organised a number of fantastic trips and visits for my sister and I, we loved every moment of our stay. The hotel was well run and the food was excellent, our room... More 

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Cahuita, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 15 April 2016

I first came to Magaellan six months ago for my Yoga Teacher Training course and I loved it so much I had to come back! It is a very special place, with tons of amazing and friendly animals ( 3 dogs, 3 cats, 3 very talkative parrots....not to mention the eight gorgeous horses and monkeys, agoutis, sloths....I could go on... More 

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Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Stayed there for a weekend to celebrate my girlfriend's birthday. Super late check-in.. Had to wait an hour to get the room ready. The room was very simple. The bed covers were awful.. It was old and full of stains. Kind of disgusting.. The A/C wasnt working properly, and the wi-fi didnt work in the room, only in the front... More 

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hotelmagellaninn, Owner at Hotel Magellan Inn, responded to this review

We are sorry your stay was so uncomfortable. Magellan Boutique Hotel is under new ownership, and all issues mentioned have been addressed. Thank you for your honest comments, it has helped new management structure a better quality stay! More 

Everson, Washington
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Reviewed 18 March 2016

My husband and I arrived at the Magellan Inn before noon on Saturday, February 27, exhausted but thrilled to be in Costa Rica for the first time. We had booked an 8 day, 7 night horseback riding package with Terry at the inn. Months previously, Terry had helped us choose activities for the week—to include four horse treks, a chocolate... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A unique Boutique Hotel & Wellness Center in a magical setting, offering elegance and comfort in the jungle, quite different than anything offered in the area, built for those who would like more comfort yet still enjoy the natural surroundings. With the beach just at its doorstep, a 3 minute walk, this hotel provides all the modern comfort of A/C, TV, small fridges, restaurant and bar. An excellent organic breakfast of fresh homemade bread rolls, tropical fruits and juices,coffee, chocolate and eggs is served. A beautiful Yoga pavillion set in the tropical garden offers Yoga classes, massages and other wellness Theraphies for healing the body, mind & soul. We also have very special horse treks with our beautiful Iberian & Andalusian horses, all trained with Natural Horsemanship methods. Ride along the untouched beaches and into the wild jungle. Experience Yoga with horses and swimming in the sea with horses! A perfect place for families whose children like to ride and have adventure and parents enjoy relaxation, yoga, massages and the peaceful enviroment of the surrounding nature. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Magellan Inn

Address: Playa Grande, Cahuita 70403, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Limon > Cahuita
Price Range: €109 - €137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Magellan Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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“All of the rooms look out onto the garden and come with hammocks”
 of 5 bubbles , 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“As hot as Costa Rica is you do not need the AC rooms”
 of 5 bubbles , 22 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms looked very nice, but we were very happy we paid the little bit extra to get the A/C.”
  • Typical room with private patio.
  • The yoga studio at the inn, nestled in the jungle, a private sanctuary just steps from the rooms
 of 5 bubbles 754diannel, 18 Mar 2016 | Read review
“6 rooms - all about the same. Clean, comfortable, functional, French doors to patios, hammocks to enjoy the garden.”
 of 5 bubbles pegberg, 13 Feb 2016 | Read review
“There is wi-fi on property, but not necessarily in every room. The closer you are to the main house, the better you reception.”
 of 5 bubbles leyahv, 25 Jan 2016 | Read review
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