Cafe Playa Negra, Restaurant & Hotel
Travel Blogs from Playa Negra
Arriving in Tamarindo we expected a little surfing town only to find rather large tourist trap. As Maccers was perfecting his 360 air reverse and Sean his barrel riding style we decided to head to one of the smaller beaches with better waves. Playa Negro was our choice as this way the pumping nightlife of Tamarindo wouldn't get in the way of our …
A first ever happened today…Mike and I walked into a bar together and all we got was two bottles of water. Just seems ironic.
Yeah, so we rented a Suzuki Grand Vitara and drove here to Playa Negra today. Rode out of Sun Dancer at 7 a.m.; (the waves/sandbars in Dominical went to ****). Checked into Café Playa Negra …
... we knew we needed to make a change. And we also knew we needed some essential things.
One, we needed a gym. After weeks of not having any workout routine, we both knew it was something we could not do without. The new place has an amazing club with a gym and a pool the is insane! Pics posted!!
Two, we know we will always need a full kitchen as neither one of us wants to eat out.
Three, we cannot live next to ...
Cannery Row was next on our list – we drove through and decided that we needed dessert. Returning to one of our favorite haunts in Pacific Grove, we got ice cream at what USED to be Rocky Coast Ice Cream. Now it’s a Beatles-mania location. The shop is filled with all kinds of memorabilia.
We hit Safeway for win to take to friends the next day and returned to our hotel for a good nights sleep.
LOS MALINCHES, JUNQUILLAL, COSTA RICA
N10° 10.489' W85° 49.000’
19th December 2012
We stayed at Hostel Gaia in Boquete (N8 46.402 W82 25.948) and
a very nice place it was too with a couple of comfy dorms with just 4 beds
each, a great kitchen for us to use, nice bathroom and as usual, most
importantly, good off street parking for Jambo. It being the Independence Day
weekend just after we arrived it filled up ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking