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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Spent 4 nights here while touring the Corcovado area. The owners Lisette and Marta are a delight to talk with. Quiet location despite being in town, with a pretty garden area. I had a larger room with super new AC which kept me comfortable at all times.

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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 1 April 2016

Doña Lidiet is a wonderful person and one of the first persons opening a hostel in town. She knows everyone and gives good advices. The rooms are simple, but clean and comfortable. There is also a beautiful garden. The price/value is really good!

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Bremen, Germany
Reviewed 1 February 2016 via mobile

Friendly owner, clean rooms (with A/C or a fan), lovely garden with a sitting area, reasonable prices. Unfortunately no kitchen. Security guard at night. Good location, in the town centre but it doesn't get to noisy, so you will get a good night sleep.

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Leuven, Belgium
Reviewed 22 January 2016

we tried to book online but we did not manage so we just went directly there at arrival in Puerto Jimenez. The only room with aircon still available had 2 beds (we were 3) but they brought an extra bed in the room. I don't remember how much we paid (online the price was 55$/triple room). The room was clean...

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Northville, Michigan
Reviewed 3 January 2016

I stay here every time when I am in Puerto Jimenez. The rooms are clean. The staffs are friendly and helpful. It is in the city and close to restaurants and supermarkets. The hotel has a secured wifi, which was fast. The price is reasonable. We saw macaws in the garden.

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 7 November 2014

I stayed here at the end of low season (first week of November) therefore I paid only 15K colones (less than $30) for one night and for that price, you get a good room. Two single size beds, A/C, private bathroom, quiet. Don't expect anything extra ordinary. It's a decent place and you get good value out of your money....

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 16 May 2014

We rolled into town with no reservations and this hotel suited our needs perfectly. The secure parking was very convenient and the garden/courtyard was a nice touch. The room was clean and spacious. We spoke very little Spanish and the staff, who spoke little English, were very welcoming and accommodating. The hotel is very conveniently located in Puerto Jimenez, walking...

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Santiago, Chile
Reviewed 7 February 2014 via mobile

Clean rooms and baths, nice and clean beds, friendly staff and they keep your bags while you go into the park. No breakfast, but there are places that open at 4:00 AM for that. Has a beautiful garden with a table under a charming roof where you can eat. It's a great option!

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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 17 February 2013

We stood there for about a week and we loved that place. It has a beautifull garden and very nice, spacious and clean rooms. The owner is very friendly and tries to fullfill all your needs. They have gooses in the back, which are very noisy, especially in the early morning:-)

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Heredia, Costa Rica
Reviewed 27 January 2013

I spent three nights in a room with AC, no TV, private bath and two single beds. There was a shelf-clothes rack unit and benches to sit on outside, facing the garden and parking area. There was also a thatch roof shelter with a long table and benches in the garden. Parking is convenient and secure with a gate closed...

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Address: Puerto Jimenez, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Puerto Jimenez
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Cabinas Marcelina Hotel Puerto Jimenez
Cabinas Marcelina Costa Rica/Puerto Jimenez
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“If you need wifi, ask for a room which gets good signal.”
 of 5 bubbles eerdem, 7 Nov 2014 | Read review
“Ask for AC if you want it.”
 of 5 bubbles 198peterm, 31 Oct 2012 | Read review
“You can choose rooms with a fan ($ 4 extra) or without”
 of 5 bubbles Jan_P_1984, 16 Oct 2011 | Read review
“All the rooms are fine but if you have a/c you don't get tv also. Only rooms with fans get tv.”
 of 5 bubbles bobinman1, 6 Oct 2011 | Read review
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