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Hotel Casa Chameleon

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Worthing, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Arrived Casa Chameleon after ferry trip from Punta Arenas. Met other side with driver organised through travel company . Awful journey from Ferry port to hotel. An extremely steep incline to hotel via car on very foot tiring. SORRY would not class this in the top 100 hotels dont believe that hype. Villa Estrella is very nice lovely view over... More 

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Reviewed 29 June 2016

This was the highlight of our Costa Rica experience. The hotel has a beautiful view, an amazing room, incredible staff, delicious food and provides an unparalleled experience. We didn't even leave the first day to go to the beach because we were enjoying the hotel that much. Also, all the food was made from scratch using natural, mostly healthy ingredients... More 

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

What can be said about Hotel Casa Chameleon except 'Pura Vida'!! From the moment we booked a Villa with Victoria to even when our Sansea flight needed to be grounded due to the hurricane the day before, heart reaches out to all that have lost in the hurricane, and taking a taxi to the ferry that added an extra 5... More 

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Dallas
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34 reviews
11 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hotel stay was the best hotel experience we have ever had. We were in the Palmas Villa - dramatic view of the Pacific, rich exotic woods, travertine floors, crisp linens - a perfect blend of modern and traditional,and refined and rustic. The villas are very private - our only visitor was the cutest white-faced monkey who came to our... More 

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Melbourne , FL, United States
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Excellent, warm welcoming staff and great team who would go above and beyond to make your stay a memorable one and feel at home in paradise. Highly recommend anyone who wants to visit Costa rico. The Chefs are top chefs who gave us a 5 star quality unique dishes and mouthwatering entrees. Had a couples massage at our own porch... More 

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Naples, Florida, United States
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Casa Chameleon has the best rooms, staff, service, food, drinks, and of course ocean views of any hotel from Mal Paid to Playa Hermosa. We made friends with every single member of the staff and even got some of their email addresses and facebook info to stay in touch. Choose Casa Chameleon, it is worth every penny.

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CasaChameleon, Gerente at Hotel Casa Chameleon, responded to this review

Hello 519craigt, Thanks you very much for your review, is very important for us. Our staff is awesome and we will be waiting for you next time. We try to build unique experiences that can last forever. ¡Pura Vida! More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for 9 nights in the wettest month of the year! but loved every part of it ,great food a little on the expensive side. What makes this place is it's location and staff , the birds and butterflies, monkeys and other wild life , great view from out lovely suite. Really can't recommend it enough ! Staff... More 

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CasaChameleon, Gerente at Hotel Casa Chameleon, responded to this review

Hello Markus and Deborah, I´m so happy you kept all the GOPro pictures, are the reminder that you have a place with friends in Mal Pais. We hope you choose to celebrate many more birthday with us! Thank you for your review. ¡Hasta pronto! More 

Calgary, Canada
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13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First of all, I would like to thank all the staff for setting bar so high, as our first stop in 2 week Costa Rica trip. We stayed in the Ultra Villa, and purchased the adventure package from the website, which includes breakfast/3 course dinner, 2 excursions, and ATV rental. Food: Amazing!! If you are a foody, you will appreciate... More 

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CasaChameleon, Gerente at Hotel Casa Chameleon, responded to this review

Hola Setty832! Thank for notice all the details in which we work so hard everyday. All the restaurant and collaborators appreciate your words. Hope to see you again. ¡Pura Vida! More 

Vancouver, Bc, Canada
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39 reviews
12 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As unique an experience as you`ll get in the jungle. Jungle means jungle: critters, varmints, birds out of a field guide, iguanas and coati roaming the grounds.. Breakfast with the toucans and trogons; Kudos to the staff for making it memorable: Junior, Andres, Jeimy, Ignacios, and Ulises, and the chef. Take the package that includes a mini SUV and a... More 

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CasaChameleon, Gerente at Hotel Casa Chameleon, responded to this review

Hello Fazbert! As local as it gets! This is the key, support local fisherman, buy local fruit, hire local people... because we want to share our paradise and our culture. Thanks for your words. Hope to see you around so we can share some birdwatching. ¡gracias! More 

Bountiful, Utah
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37 reviews
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Reviewed 13 October 2016

My husband and I went to celebrate our 10th anniversary. It was an amazing place to stay and we loved it. However, we both agree that we probably wouldn't go there again. It was a once in a lifetime splurge, and we don't regret it for a second. Location: Loved how out of the way it was and that we... More 

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Chosen as one of the "Best 101 Hotels in the World" by Conde Nast Publications' Tatler Travel Guide, Casa Chameleon is a favourite with honeymooners and couples looking to relax and unwind in an enchanted environment. Casa Chameleon is vacation as it should be: a warm welcome, rich privacy, authentic experiences, and endless adventure. Regardless of which Casa Chameleon Hotel you find yourself enjoying, you can count on handcrafted cultural experiences and endless adventure. At each Casa Chameleon property, it is our priority to help you slip seamlessly into the best of local tradition and cuisine-from cooking fresh-caught seafood side by side with our in-house chefs to paddling the coastline to sipping a nightcap in your private pool. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Casa Chameleon

Address: Punta Barrigona | Province of Puntarenas, Mal Pais, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Mal Pais
Price Range: €342 - €458 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Casa Chameleon 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Casa Chameleon Mal Pais
Hotel Casa Chameleon Costa Rica/Mal Pais
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Mal Pais
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“The road is on the north so villas further to the south are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles JaneA985, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Estrella is the nicest room, but is a hundred step hike up and down, which can be slick when wet.”
 of 5 bubbles fazbert, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are villas with your own private pool, can't go wrong with any of them!”
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“Villa Estrella is stunning!”
 of 5 bubbles ksurkin, 22 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Villa estrella is further away so much quieter and more romantic feeling”
 of 5 bubbles torymorris13, 17 Mar 2016 | Read review
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