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Encantada Ocean Cottages

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  • Excellent81%
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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 3 memorable days here. Everything was just right, from the friendly, attentive people who run it, to the clean and charming room with comfortable bed and pillows, the sparkling pool and the lovely restaurant serving delicious and healthy meals. We booked a garden...More

Thank eabjung
Response from EncantadaCR, Guest Relations Manager at Encantada Ocean CottagesResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for this sweet review! We are so happy you had such a great stay with us! Come visit us again soon :) Pura Vida!!!

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Reviewed 9 February 2018

I spent Thursday-Monday on a fitness retreat with Ketanga Fitness Retreats here last week. I cannot say enough positive things around Encantada. Tiffany and her husband have created something so special here. The cottages are nestled right off the beach and you can enjoy both...More

2  Thank Momoise
Response from EncantadaCostaRica, Guest Relations Manager at Encantada Ocean CottagesResponded 10 February 2018

Momoise, and we want you to come back! Thank you so much for this awesome review! We are thrilled you guys had a fabulous retreat and Daniel's margaritas are becoming quite famous! We hope to see you again real soon! Pura Vida

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

At the last minute prior to our first trip to Costa Rica, we changed our 4 night reservation from a gorgeous hotel high atop the hill in Manuel Antonio to the Encantada Ocean Cottages in Esterillo Este. This decision made our entire trip!! After adventuring...More

Thank amygroberts
Response from EncantadaCR, Guest Relations Manager at Encantada Ocean CottagesResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for this wonderful review Amy! I assure you the staff enjoyed having you and your family as much as you guys enjoyed your stay. We hope you visit us again soon! Pura Vida!!!!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful place, delicious food, wonderful people! We stayed at the Encantada for two days with 11 people. We had 7 kids with us. We loved the breakfast, the yoga, the surf lessons, and the overall vibe. Try Los Almendros down the beach for a great...More

Thank Hinchfam
Response from EncantadaCR, Guest Relations Manager at Encantada Ocean CottagesResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave this review! You guys were so much fun! Pura Vida

Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Perfectly positioned cabana right on the longest, emptiest beach with fabulous sunsets every night. We had the beachside bungalow which had a quaint boho feel with its relaxing terrace area and king sized bed facing the sea.  The pool was a great size surrounded by...More

1  Thank Gillian M
Response from EncantadaCR, Guest Relations Manager at Encantada Ocean CottagesResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for this great review Gillian! We are so happy you had such a wonderful stay with us! Pura Vida!!!

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Concierge
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$126 - US$203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$126 - US$203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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SMBUB
25 January 2018|
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Response from EncantadaCR | Property representative |
January - April is our summer so it's dryer here and we have much less Mosquitos. We don't have many anyway being on the beach but we have less to none during that time.
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22 May 2017|
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Response from EncantadaCR | Property representative |
Yes, the private transfer to/from the airport is $135 each way for up to 5 people. The cost can be split up between the passengers in whatever way they would like. For over 5?people it is $20 per person over 5 and up to 10... More
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Karensaund
10 March 2017|
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Response from EncantadaCR | Property representative |
Yes, We have a driver who can take up to 5 people for $135 one way. If over 5 people it's $20 extra per person for up to 10 people max. He has great vehicles and is always on time. Please let us know if you would like us... More
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"We thought the two rooms facing the pool were the best."
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"all rooms would be excellent"
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"Ask for cabin 6 to get an ocean view with a porch and kitchenette."
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"the bungalows are all perfect but the ocean front one was my favorite. The two bedroom has a kitchen if..."
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