TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Arcos Cabarete
Travel Blogs from Cabarete
... recommended by my guidebook. The place was actually more like a bed and breakfast with about 12 rooms in a large converted mansion behind the owner’s home. The hosts spoke English quite well and the price was right at about $25/night including a good breakfast. Oh, and they have a very adorable French bulldog and some cats to keep you company in the big entrance hall and dining area.
As far as I can tell, there was only one other guest that night, a Dutch man I met ...
... Republic – a paved
access road, large paved parking lots, and a little village of shops and
restaurants. I’ve gotten used to driving up to the beach and parking in the
sand. Sunshine alternated with short downpours through the day, so I didn’t
spend much time on the beach. Heading west
Cabarete is a busy beach resort that’s apparently especially
popular for kitesurfing and ...
... we will have.
The kids spent hours playing pool volleyball and other games as I dozed in one of the few lounge chairs.
The accommodations are modest, yet clean, resort like, yet not something that is going to get any likes on tripadvisor. We are staying in a 'retired' resort that was recently purchased by the bishop of the area to be used for mission groups. ...
... do not suffer from or experience poverty. It is pretty commonplace here, for example, for people to wear shirts until there are no longer wearable. Whereas, in other places, we by a new shirt if one goes out of fashion, and throw away anything that has a hole. People here are far more conscious about how much electricity and water they use. Most people do not have cars because gas is so expensive. A lot of homes I have seen have had up to four people in one room, some have had ...
This was both mine and my Husband's first time out of the Country. It was a somewhat spur decision, having found a good deal a month before and deciding to do it. We didn't know what to expect but got lots of advice from others - don't leave the resort, don't eat the ketchup, etc. I was blown away by the beauty of the place as soon as we arrived. The Airport was a little unnerving, being hustled through customs with a lot of ...