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El Encanto is a small first class bed and breakfast inn located within 5 minutes walking distance from the village of Cahuita on the Caribbean coast of Costa Rica. It is close to the Cahuita National Park where ...Moresloths, monkeys, birds and other types of wildlife can be seen. The closest beach is within 100 meters from El Encanto. The inn has four tastefully decorated bungalows and a fully furnished house with three bedrooms, fully equipped kitchen, living room and dining room. Each bedroom has a private bathroom and balcony. El Encanto is renowned for the quality of its personalized service, the generous and healthy tropical breakfasts, the beautiful surroundings and artwork. Above all, it is admired for the peace and serenity of its garden. It is a place that appeals specially to those for whom harmony and well being are priceless. Less
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
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this was a lovely location, beautiful grounds and very helpful staff, but some things let it down. for a start they need to buy some new beds, ours made a dreadful noise if one of us moved, so we woke each up all night moving...More
We loved the place, small hotel, super friendly staff, laid-back, family atmosphere. We ended up extending our stay. Not fancy but nice rooms with Caribbean cabin feel. We were in low season so we had the place pretty much to ourselves, might be a bit...More
We decided to finish our honeymoon here at El Encanto for 11 nights, and it was just perfect. From the moment we arrived Alex was so helpful with all the information we needed, and gave us loads of great tips.
We loved our room, and...More
The grounds are "Enchanting", but the rooms need desperate updating and new beds. It's ok not to have a T.V. but we didn't appreciate not having any ice or our A/C being turned off by the maid everyday, making us purchase ice for our cooler...More
El Encanto has made a few improvements since I was last here two years ago. A larger,non-chlorine pool is set alongside the original pool and a few cabins have been added to a slightly larger property.
Savannah and Nacho oversee a competent and considerate staff...More