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Hotel Shawandha Lodge

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Shawandha Lodge is in a state of disrepair and the management varied by the hour from clueless, to rude, to absent from the property entirely. The water at the lodge is not drinkable and they do not provide any potable water on site except for 2 100ml bottles per cabana per day. If we had not asked about the water...

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1Thank Troy B
Saint James Parish, Barbados
Reviewed 21 April 2017

We ate and strolled thru the property it's very nice and there is an old tree up during the walk. The staff was very nice and the property was very clean and manicured. There was always a nice place to sit.

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Thank oldwanderer2017
Palo Alto, CA
Reviewed 21 April 2017

This hotel is hanging on to what must have been a wonderful hotel when first built; now, though, it is lacking in maintenance - chipped tiles, broken hinges and general wear and tear are taking its toll. A little TLC could go a long way to making this 5 stars again. The grounds are beautiful and the restaurant serves high...

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Thank Jaybe_7
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

We stayed last night in Room 11. Spacious with an interesting bathroom, down a couple of steps.The individual chalets are well set out in very lush grounds with lots of flowering plants. A 5 minute walk to the beach which is beautiful.

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Thank Eric M
Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Lovely lodges in natural surroundings and we loved hearing the sounds of the birds and animals. Bedroom was rather dark even with lights on and bathrooms were downstairs which could be difficult to negotiate at night. Swimming pool seemed to be in total shade. We ate here once but the food was extremely expensive (unaffordable!) and although nice it was...

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Thank sally2110
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 1 February 2017

We dined as a family (6 of us) one night while in Puerto Viejo. This is not a budget property, menu prices are high in comparison to other local restaurants but, you get what you pay for. Food was excellent as was the service. Just one comment - wine choices were not great and somewhat over priced.

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Thank 360Marie
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 December 2016

The property is spacious, lush gardens and has a salt water pool which we found was quite an attraction but ... it is dated in maintenance and menu. There is a a very austere environment. Breakfast is generous in fruit portions but it is limited to eggs toast and fruit. Oddly in the land of fruits and coconut trees, the...

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Thank isalondon2016
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 November 2016

This hotel was the 1st of a two centre stay in Costa Rica. The Shawandha Lodge did seem to be what we were looking for; quiet, relaxing, good wildlife, close to a beach and with a pool. We noted that some recent reviews had negatives to do with the staff; dark rooms and road noise, but generally the reviews were...

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6Thank robert m
Ciudad Colon, Costa Rica
Reviewed 29 October 2016

My husband and I did a weekend getaway and loved our stay at the Shawandah Lodge. Our cabin was very nice and clean, and surrounded by stunning foliage for peace and privacy. Breakfast was delicious each morning and the service from staff was outstanding.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 23 October 2016

We had a wonderful time relaxing at the Shawanda Lodge. We travelled with kids and grandparents, so we stayed in 2 lodges (9&10) side-by-side tucked into a manicured jungle. They each had great porches with hammocks. The rooms were clean and the bathrooms were different and interesting in design, and had the amenities we needed. The staff was incredibly helpful,...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Internet
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Hotel Shawandha Lodge

Address: Playa Chiquita, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 7304, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Limon > Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Price Range: £45 - £123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Shawandha Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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Also Known As:
Hotel Shawandha Puerto Viejo
Hotel Shawandha Lodge Costa Rica/Limon
Hotel Style:
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
#5 Family Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
#6 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
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“Each room is unique”
Jaybe_7, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Seems room 11 and 14 are the ones!”
DesertedPaz, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“room 13 and 14 are away from it all.”
schliek, 17 Mar 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in bungalows 4 and 5”
K6187VNheathers, 10 Jan 2016 | Read review
“You could get wifi in the general area. All the bungalows looked identical with hammocks on the verandah so not a problem.”
589anniem, 5 Jan 2016 | Read review
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