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    Poor Man's Paradise

    on the Amaya homestead, Costa Rica
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    05/07/2017 06/07/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$154
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          Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

          It really is what is says on the write up... it's in the middle of nowhere and you can really switch off! No wifi, no phone signal, just desolate beaches and jungle. Capuchin monkeys passing through at breakfast, hawks flying through the trees, waves crashing...More

          1  Thank Kerry H
          Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

          PMP is just fine to calm down and get basic. No Internet, no cell phones, not hot water, no nothing. Just the beach, some cabins, a bar and the restaurant. Rooms/Cabins can be of different quality, so make sure you have booked correctly. Food is...More

          Thank Chiember
          Reviewed 24 December 2016

          Quite a trek to get from boat landing to hotel, be prepared. Rooms are spacious enough, clean but one chair to share, no fans, no hot water, the sink barely holding. This hotel definitely gives the feeling of being a pioneer. Another trek to go...More

          Thank Michele M
          Reviewed 30 November 2016

          We stayed here at our end of our roundtrip trough Costa Rica. What a place to stay! First starts allready with the cool transfer by little boat trough the mangroves and across the ocean. On arrival you get of the boat in the water before...More

          Thank PatrickBuijs
          Reviewed 27 October 2016

          I have stayed here twice, and each time it reassured me why this is one of my favorite places to stay while in Costa Rica. I am one that loves remote, and understands what that means in this area of the World. DO NOT EXPECT...More

          1  Thank tomU7283KY
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          • Top amenities
          • Beachfront
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
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          • Bar/Lounge
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          • US$110 - US$174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #4 Top resorts Hotel in Osa Peninsula
          • Number of rooms
          • 10
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          • Location
          • Costa Rica >
          • Province of Puntarenas >
          • Osa Peninsula
          • Also Known As
          • Poor Man`s Paradise Hotel Osa Peninsula ,
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          • Poor Man's Paradise Costa Rica/Osa Peninsula
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          "Rooms in the front of the property have ocean view"
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          "I like second floor rooms, and closer to the ocean is always better."
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          "We stayed in #1 which worked well for us. It is ocean front and on the side of the resort."
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