catherineinlove Check-Ins

Date Place Comment
October 25th, 2020 Grand Junction fairgrounds

This is parking lot with electric hookups and water for campers.
The parking lot is right next to grassy field. Very quiet at night, some road noice in the evening. We were here on a Saturday night. Not sure if there is a time restriction. Good for passing thru..

October 23rd, 2020 Sheep Creek near Flaming Gorge Reservoir

Very quiet place. By the end of the lake along the small river that flows into the lake. Lots of spaces but tough to get leveled. We saw the salmon spawning!! Very quiet place, cold at night in October

October 21st, 2020 TJ’s Gas

Rv dump $10. Water available. No a very big place so really big rigs might be an issue

July 17th, 2020 Municipal Corral + Dump Station

Still operational! Separate dump station and water filling station.

July 15th, 2020 Charity Lake

Really quiet spot to camp. You can fish in the little lake. There is a bathroom and a garbage container.. 4 spots to camp with picknick tables and fire rings. Super quiet night.

July 1st, 2020 Orosi Lodge

Very perfect in every way. They have taken care of every little detail. Clean, comfortable and very friendly German owners!! Priced correctly and the climate was very agreeable. Cool nights

June 30th, 2020 Siloe bed & breakfast

Small bed & breakfast with cabins. Nice pool and garden. Very quiet, beautiful view. Clean rooms with bathroom with hot shower. Breakfast included. Family owned . We paid crc35000 for a night. Not sure if they would let campers park

June 29th, 2020 Grupo Internacional Jomar

Fabio is a great shipping agent with 30 years experience. We shipped our truck/camper from Limon to Tampa FL. It is not easy!! Many steps !! This guy holds your hand, answering EVERY question, even videos of the loading ! Really 100% correct, honest and helpful. Start to finish !!! and WhatsApp : +506 8712 9598 Fabio Madrigal!

June 22nd, 2020 Camping Maria

Very friendly owner Maria and her husband run this camping right on the sea. There’s a natural pool; lots of shade and plenty of flowers and trees and wild life. Maria is super helpful . She made mango marmelade and it was delicious. 2 showers and toilets and communal kitchen with ranchito. Room for 2-3 campers only, reet is tent camping. Crc10000 a night for camper.

June 13th, 2020 Camping con Israel

Contact for Israel: 506-8402-8761 con whatsapp!

June 13th, 2020 Camping con Israel

Israel is fixing up this place. He wants to leave a couple of spaces for campers. He has WiFi, water and electric for the moment. He will install shower and toilet and outside kitchen. Right by the beach, across from a wonderful soda with great food. Very friendly owner. Right next door is a grocery store. Lots of places to eat in town. Cute surfer town. For now he is still working on the place but you can park in his gate off the street.

June 11th, 2020 Ferry from Puntarenas to Paquera

For now only 7am-12pm-5pm.. we paid crc17200 for pickup/camper and crc810pp..
You can book online to min. 2 hrs before .. if you can’t book online, drive to harbor and they check if they have room and they give you a orange card to go purchase tickets. Very friendly!!

June 11th, 2020 RV Camping CasaLilu Puntarenas

Very clean and quiet place right on the water. Shower and toilet and kitchen sink. Electric and water. You can use the pool and they have bikes and kayaks for rent.
Very friendly people!! Very nice doggie. Small so contact in advance on WhatsApp ..

June 5th, 2020 CasaYayaz- hotel &camping

Very very nice ladies and very clean place. They have 2 cabanas for rent or you can park in front and use the bathroom and kitchen. 2 dogs on premises but locked behind gate. Cool temperatures at night. Very nice area! Loved staying here!!

June 1st, 2020 Ballena Bistro

Very friendly owner Liz! Super friendly service and the food was very tasty. We had curry chicken and homemade ice cream for dessert. Beautiful setting. Lots of attention to detail. Costa Rica prices.. very worth a stop !!

May 31st, 2020 Camping Adonis

Big grassy hedged area with covered area where you can sit during the rains. Showers and bathrooms. Very nice guy Adonis. He has 6 dogs on his property (some tied up) but they are well behaved. Lots of birds and iguanas. C3000pppn. Ants and mosquitoes.

May 26th, 2020 Cloudbridge Nature Reserve

CRC4000 pp entry. Pretty steep uphills to walk. If you like jungle walks this is a pretty one. There are 3 kinds of walks: 15min, 2 hrs round trip or 4hrs round trip. You’ll see waterfalls, monkeys and birds. Wear good shoes and a stick would be good too (very steep). The road to it is doable for up to truck-camper size, no bigger. Not much parking

May 25th, 2020 Canaan church

Quiet place to spend the night. We did cloudbridge walk (partially) the next morning.

May 25th, 2020 Las Mercedes Coffee Farm

Wonderful place with wonderful owners. Flat area to park. Electric and water available. Bathroom with toilet and shower. Dumping possibility. Luis and Mela speak Spanish and English and are wonderful hosts. They can give you coffee tour. Just drive up the driveway to the house. You can taste and buy coffee. We had a bbq with them!!

May 19th, 2020 Rio Chiquito bridge

Right by the river to the left side of the bridge as you drive west. Very quiet at night, no traffic. Many birds come to the river. Pretty flat area. Great for a quiet night!!

May 18th, 2020 River Crossing

Half May, low river, East crossing with 4x4 truck and camper.. there’s a rock with Hello/red line so you can see if it’s ok or not.. super fun!!

May 12th, 2020 Wilson Hotel

Small hotel with big parking lot with room for big rigs if necessary. Also clean rooms for rent with a small pool. very quiet area, safe and conveniently close to Liberia.. very friendly and accommodating owner. Wi-Fi available.. I think we were the first to park with a rv so he said we could pay whatever we wanna do and so we gave him 5000 colonies. We didn’t use any facilities.

May 5th, 2020 Rancho Ania Restaurant

We only had a wonderful lunch here!! Very friendly people.. really good food and we got a free rice pudding after our lunch

April 28th, 2020 Chicharronera El Chaparral

Nice local restaurant that serves local food. We had chicharrones (fried pork) and it was delicious!! It came with yucca, plantain and chimichurri (dices tomatoes and onion).. very friendly people. A mother and son. The son speaks English! Wonderful stop with big windows overlooking flowers...

April 2nd, 2020 La Colina

This is such a quiet oasis! Beautiful places to park with shower and toilet (3 different ones). Some with electricity.. the owners are real Ticos and are incredibly accommodating. They have a couple of cows (so fresh milk and cheese available), a horse (for horse rides) and chickens, cat and dog.. they also have 2 cabins for rent. Beautiful views over the bay of Nicoya and daily sunsets.. Very private if you want.

March 18th, 2020 Zgas/Tropigas

Refill your USA propane bottles. 1 cilinder of 20lbs for c5311 or $9.44! Open from 8-12 & 1pm-4.30 mon-fri and sat 8-11.30am

March 18th, 2020 La Colina

Sorry that last entry is for wrong location!

March 17th, 2020 La Colina

Beautiful spot. Lots of shade. Right on beach. Very quiet at night. Monkeys around .. to go to this beach, keep left on dirt road where there is a black sign ‘flamingo towers view point’.. very recommended!!

March 16th, 2020 Playa Matapalo

Great place to free camp. Stone tables and benches. You can park right by the beach in some shade or under the trees on the other side of the sandy road.. super swimming.. restaurant nearby with great tico rice dishes. Very quiet at night. Highly recommend. Shop before coming out here as there are no stores or town nearby

March 15th, 2020 Arrecife restaurant

Wonderful place to stop to have a nice meal. Super clean kitchen, the owner has lots of travel information and is super helpful and friendly. Next door is santa Elena lodge .. we had wonderful ceviche..