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Hostel and Cabinas Secret Garden

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Reviewed 20 July 2012

Big rooms, nice relaxed hostel.. Friendly staff ,very close to the national park

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Olympia, Washington
Reviewed 19 May 2012

Cahuita is so worth your while..the reef snorkeling, national park...island vibe small town...I had a pleasant stay here! Simple yet colorful, clean and friendly!

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Switzerland
Reviewed 26 April 2012

I stayed here in April 2012, travelling alone. The hostel is located very near to the National Park, the "center" of Cahuita and the bus stop. I got a single-room for 15$/night. The room was good, with a big bed covered by a moskito-net (which you need!). The bathroom was part of the room, a bit unusual, but nothing to...

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Venezia
Reviewed 17 April 2012

I really enjoyed this hostel, the owner is a dutch woman very helpful and available all the time I needed. Rooms are small but nice with private bathroom. The garden is lovely, with a lot of plants. The position of the hostel is also good because you are close to the beach and the national park but far away from...

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
Reviewed 1 April 2012

We stayed at this cost efficient garden accommodation just minutes walking from the national park beach which allows small donations for entrance. The owner is Dutch and easygoing and has friendly housecats and a dog. The rooms are large with sliding patio doors, but the double room we stayed in did not have a separate door to the bathroom (open...

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London
Reviewed 21 March 2012

I stayed there for 3 days, sleeping in the 5 bed dorm. The owner was friendly, the location is fantastic (2 minutes to the national park and also 2 min into town - some hostals are a 10 min walk from town with the risk of being muged at night) and the setup very beautiful. My bed was very comfy...

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Bellevue
Reviewed 12 February 2012

The good things are the location, the garden,,security,and good internet. The bad things are the dirty room,the dirty kitchen, and the owners saturday night parties til 3 a.m. Perhaps we just had one of the bad rooms here. Our bathroom was very moldy and not very clean. All of the baseboards in the whole room were covered with dirt and...

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Colfax, California
Reviewed 29 October 2011

In October of 2011 my wife and I stayed at the Hostel Secret Garden. We would go there again. The house is clean, quiet and above all secure. I had no fears about leaving money pasports and camera gear locked in our room while we explored. The owners were helpfull and let us use their cmoputer for e mails daily....

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The Hague, The Netherlands
Reviewed 23 October 2011

After traveling 2 days, The Secret Garden was heaven! Flowers everywhere, howlermonkeys that wake you up in the morning, good free coffee, relaxed atmosphere, big clean room and last but not least the owners Koos and Willeke the sweetest people. Koos and Willeke told us alot about the tico way of living, so that was information the we needed to...

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Breda, The Netherlands
Reviewed 5 September 2011

Willeke and Koos are of one of the nicest people we have met in Costa Rica and they have created a nice and comfortable hostal in Cahuita. The location is good (the town isn´t that big) and more important the rooms are very spacious and clean. We enjoyed our stay at this place.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are located 1 minute from the National Park of Cahuita, also the centre. This is a peaceful place to relax, watching the humming and other birds and butterflies in our garden. We have a terrace with roof, so when it rains you still can sit outside. The howler monkeys come very close in the backyard. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostel and Cabinas Secret Garden

Address: Cahuita, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Limon > Cahuita
Price Range: £15 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Rooms at front have more natural light.”
JasmineK568, 2 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Try the rooms closer to the driveway, away from the communal area.”
TomoLawrence, 20 May 2013 | Read review
“rooms on the outside are quieter”
SusanJ485, 30 Apr 2013 | Read review
“ask to see a few rooms. Some have TVs and full length mirrors. Also choose one away from the commons area for a quieter experience.”
Thriftydrifter, 5 Sep 2012 | Read review
“The great outdoors is your gym and the Caribbean your pool!”
  • My room...part of it...there is other bed and private bath....affordable too..
lavidaenviaje, 19 May 2012 | Read review
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