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Cabinas Palmer Makanda

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Cabinas Palmer Makanda is a tropical oasis in the beautiful Costa Rican Caribbean. Located right in the center of Cahuita, just a short walk away to the National Park, where you will find amazing beaches and hiking trails, as well as abundant wildlife. We offer simple, comfortable and clean accommodation, all rooms have TV, fan, private bathroom, terrace and hammock. Guests can also use our fully equipped kitchen, dining area and on-site parking. There is also free WIFI, coffee & tea. Our awesome staff will assist in all your needs, guide you trough the area and give you all recommendations and tips for you to have an unforgettable holiday. Cahuita is a slow paced, authentic Afro-Caribbean town surrounded by abundant nature and wildlife. Activities like snorkeling, surfing, fishing, hiking or just beach hoping are popular among visitors. The local cuisine is also a must try. Book now and experience it for yourself.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Public Wifi
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Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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Palmer Makanda is an adorable hotel in Cahuita walking distance from CaPalmer Makanda is an adorable hotel in Cahuita walking distance from Cahuita National Park. Each room features a garden view and includes a small terrace with table and chairs and a hammock. It is certainly
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Response from Cabinas P, Owner at Cabinas Palmer Makanda
Responded 26 Mar 2018
Hello there, thanks for your review and for choosing to stay at Palmer Makanda. We are always looking for ways to improve and the hot water is in our renovations list, coming soon. Pura vida!
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If you're looking for a clean lodge, you better choose another hostel. The commun area is fine, the kitchen is dirty but free and you also have place in the commun fridge. The owner, an old women, is very very nice and helpful! It's very close to the supermarket, the national
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We stayed for 3 nights in July. Jamie and his wife could not have been more helpful. They helped us with trips out and transport too. Breakfast was excellent. Location for the bars, beach and national park is excellent. Rooms were basic, but clean. For a budget traveller, I
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Great little place in a handy location, on one of the two main streets but away from the bars. Set in a lovely tropical garden with a nice central eating and common area. Rooms were a good size. Water pressure was terrible and at one point I lost water completely. Staff were
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This is a perfect place to stay for a couple of nights! The owner is a very helpful and happy lady. The rooms are quiet good with your own bathroom. You can use the kitchen and also breakfest is included! Compared with other places was this absolutly the best place to stay in
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Caribe sur una grande experiencia de viaje
chambre privée
"Most rooms seem to be able to sleep 3"
"Internet in the rooms only works in the rooms near the receptions area"
US$27 - US$30 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Cabinas Palmer Cahuita
Costa RicaProvince of LimonCahuita
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