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Hostel Hakuna Matata

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Reviewed 18 January 2016 via mobile

This hostel could be the perfect place to relax and enjoy Cahuita. The location is fantastic, right next to the bus station and close to all of the restaurants, beaches and amenities. The yard is a beautiful, well kept garden with an amazing, clean pool and the bedrooms and bathrooms are also very clean. The place is very quiet, but...

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I think this review, is false as the previous. Cinzia

Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

I arrive with my family and they help us a lot with info about the village and the area. The place is clean and the room we use was very peaceful and nice. For the price is a very good place with good ambient and friendly travelers. In the restaurant they make good pizzas and good pasta. They got also...

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cinzia b, Proprietario at Hostel Hakuna Matata, responded to this review

Hello! Thank you for your feedback. We are very happy you had a good time in our facilities. We are a small family hostel and we try to do our best to ensure visitors a great experience. You are welcome back anytime. Cinzia

Reviewed 3 December 2015 via mobile

I honestly don't like leaving bad reviews because sometimes things just go wrong and its not a businesses fault. However on this occasion I feel like I must pre-warn people of the dodgy shower my partner experienced. After turning on the shower, sparks and smoke flew from exposed wires. Obviously concerned for our safety and the fear of the bathroom...

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cinzia b, Proprietario at Hostel Hakuna Matata, responded to this review

Dear Joseph You are right, we don’t actually speak British English nor we are natives, maybe that’s why our collaborator’s explanation wasn’t clear to you. He explained that the smoke you saw is a normal result of the kind of shower that uses a low-voltage electric heater to warm the water. Therefore, there is no danger of electric shock or...

Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 4 October 2015

The hostel presents itself as a jewel already from the street: colored striped painted gates, huge wooden house, crystal-clear swimming pool, curious restaurant full of trinkets, odds and ends, huge trees and a garden full of plants and flowers. Well these is also one of the cheapest hostels in Cahuita, and the rooms are totally worth it. The personnell, consisting...

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cinzia b, Proprietario at Hostel Hakuna Matata, responded to this review

Thanks we are happy that you were fine with us ! Cinzia

Province of Milan, Italy
Reviewed 4 October 2015

the hostel is situated in a beautiful location, the natural park and Cahuita centre are within walking distance. The owners are very friendly, patient and helpful, they were always polite and help me by giving me useful information on places to visit. There is a very good restaurant, but there is also a well-stocked shared kitchen. It is frequented by...

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Many thanks it was a pleasure to host you ! Cinzia

El Castillo, Costa Rica
Reviewed 16 September 2015 via mobile

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Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

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Reviewed 28 August 2015 via mobile

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Reviewed 22 July 2015 via mobile

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“Great access to beautiful national park and idyllic beaches.”
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“Choose other accommodations.”
MarcusEh, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“AC if available, it was hot in July.”
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“The first or second room of the dorms or the number 4 or 5 for a private”
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“Just go to dorms: cheap, clean, big”
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