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Hotel Caribe Town, relax just steps away from Puerto Viejo
Just south of lively Puerto Viejo and only a few steps from beautiful Playa Cocles (Cocles Beach) on Costa Rica’s South Caribbean, you’ll find Caribe Town, the perfect place for your vacation adventure.
Located halfway between the Cahuita National Park and Manzanillo-Gandoca wildlife refuge with easy access to Tortuguero and Bocas del Toro, Panamá. Surrounded by tropical jungle gardens and close to many amazing beaches. A dream for nature lovers and those who simply want to relax in the salt water pool and take life at a slower pace. You’ve found paradise at Caribe Town! We look forward to helping you make the vacation of your dreams a reality.
Caribe Town is a tranquil place; we love the values, the laid back local culture and all that nature has to offer in our gorgeous corner of paradise.
We think its important to maintain what we’ve found and try to make it better! We have a profound respect for animal and plant life, local knowledge and believe strongly in helping our local community.
Our salt water pool includes benches with hydro massage jets, a waterfall, swim up bar with stools and lights for nighttime. A lovely place to take some sun or enjoy a book in the shade while enjoying a fresh frozen cocktail.
Caribe Town offers WIFI throughout, “Give a book, Take a book” Library and games to share. Cold drinks are available in the bar or pool during operating hours, just ring the bell for service.
Enjoy the services of the Hojas del Paraiso Spa (please click here for details and pricing) at the experienced hands of Dr. Helen Etimov. Full menu of options available from aromatherapy massage, acupuncture, body treatments, facials and Thai-chi. Try the house special chocolate exfoliating body massage and scrub, using the first press cacao from from local Tsiru-ue Indigenous tribe, a treat not to be missed!
Breakfast is included for guests in the bungalows and Family Suite. Private Homes do not include daily breakfast, but can reserve breakfast any morning of their choosing for $5/per person. Breakfast is served on the 1st floor of the main house of the Hotel from 7am to 10am. Almost everything is homemade! Our bread and jams, muffins with bananas and oranges grown onsite, pancakes from scratch, coconut French toast with our homemade bread, our maple syrup…yup….homemade from organic extract – as close as possible to the tree! Don’t forget to try Sundays special of “Gallo Pinto”…the Costa Rican daily breakfast of rice, beans and vegetables!
We also serve eggs cooked your way, chorizo (a local sausage made by the butcher in Puerto Viejo) and a variety of fresh seasonal local fruits. Of course we include fresh Costa Rican coffee, tea, milk and juice.
Wander the gardens of the hotel and surrounding small roads. Watch our frog pond in the central gardens to see how the tadpoles are coming along and the population of green dart frogs is growing. Try to find the mommy and baby sloth that have been hanging out, focus at night for the Kinkajous or just enjoy many varieties of Heleconias and our ever diversifying plants, flowers and fruits onsite.
Depeanding on the season and migratory routes you can also see; howler monkeys, sloths, agawati/watusa, kinkajous, armadillos, ant eaters, possums, raccoons, butterflies of all varieties, toucans, aracaris, hummingbirds, owls, giant blue crabs, geckos, mountain ducks, oropendolas, woodpeckers, tanagers… or something new…it can happen at any time!
From $100 night
Tel 506 2750 2034
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Phone 506 2750 2034
Some Pictures of Caribe Town Puerto Viejo
Onsite Services at Caribe Town
Included, no extra fees: Outdoor refreshing Pool with waterfall, lights, seats and jets, jungle gardens, Sun Terrace, “Give a book, take a book” Library, safety deposit box, non-smoking rooms, family rooms, daily housekeeping, baggage storage, exchange of USD/Colones at daily rates.
Internet: Free! WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking: Free! Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
Services Available for a fee: Spa Services, Bicycle Rental, Tours, Surfing, Car Rental, Shuttle Service, Airport Shuttle, personal Laundry services.
Food & Drink: Full hot daily breakfast available, drinks are available from our “On Demand” bar for a fee (who can resist a frozen Pina Colada at the swim up bar!?)
Languages spoken: Spanish, English, Catalan.
Caribe Town Policies
Check-in: 15:00h – 22:00h
Check-out: Until 12:00h
Children and Extra Beds: Children under 12 years old stay free when using existing beds. There is no capacity for extra beds in the room.
Pets: Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Payment Types accepted at Caribe Town: US Dollars, Colones, Visa, Mastercard, Discover, American Express.
Our Bungalows and Family Suite are surrounded by jungle flowers and vegetation, all with terraces and plenty of privacy.
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Full Houses Rentals for up to 7 people. All with terraces, surrounded by jungle gardens and easy access to hotel services.
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Just a stones throw to pristine beaches, towns with character, National Parks and wildlife refuges.
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Get to know us and the Caribe Town experience! Who better to describe the adventure than our past guests?
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Playa Cocles, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca. Costa Rica
“Beach Break” surf beach is 1km north of us at the start of Playa Cocles where the waves break higher. We are close to Punta Uva where you can take a hike to the lookout point above the coral door and see “the last Pirate grave”, or continue to the end of the road in Manzanillo and eat beachside at the famous Maxi’s.
Cahuita National Park is only 20 minutes north offering gorgeous areas for nature hikes and snorkeling.
Truly a slice of paradise!