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Playa Nicuesa Rainforest Lodge

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Family Rooms
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3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This was certainly a very unique experience. You must read details of this lodge so there will be no surprises when you arrive. You can only access this lodge by boat. There are animals in your outdoor shower/bathroom, such as bats, slugs, small crabs, and...More

Thank Pam C
Response from NicuesaLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Playa Nicuesa Rainforest LodgeResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for your review and comments. We're glad you wrote that guests should definitely read about Nicuesa Lodge before they visit. We do our best to be as informative as possible on our website and in our reservations information. We are a remote ecolodge in...More

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Reviewed 26 February 2018

We spent 3 nights at Playa Nicuesa earlier this month, as the final part of our 9 nights in Costa Rica, and so wished we had had longer to soak up the experience at this lodge - 4 or 5 nights would have been ideal....More

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Response from NicuesaLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Playa Nicuesa Rainforest LodgeResponded 27 March 2018

Your review is stellar! Thank you!!! We really appreciate your kind generosity in taking the time to write such a detailed review to let other travelers know about Nicuesa Lodge. On your next visit, plan for 5 days like you wrote! We'll be waiting for...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

We stayed at Playa Nicuesa last December with our extended family. The rooms were adequate (would have been nice to have something other than one plastic tub in which to store items (necessary due to insects, damp, etc in the rain forest). The lodge was...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Home away from home! The warm welcome we received and the care taken over every single detail by the the Nicuesa Rainforest Lodge team is heartwarming. We had the most amazing time here. You have the choice of eating your dinner in private or joining...More

Thank Poem848
Response from NicuesaLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Playa Nicuesa Rainforest LodgeResponded 2 days ago

Happy anniversary! Thank you for choosing Nicuesa Lodge for your place to celebrate. We are happy and proud to hear that your time with us was extraordinary and satisfying. Your comments about our family-style dining with meal service exactly reflect what we strive to accomplish....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The lodge was first class accommodation - after arriving by boat and greeted with a welcoming beverage and tour of the grounds we settled right in with the very pleasant staff. We went on several boat tours, up the river for a kayak adventure and...More

Thank tgf437
Response from NicuesaLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Playa Nicuesa Rainforest LodgeResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for choosing Nicuesa Lodge for your vacation, and for your wonderful review. We are very glad you enjoyed everything about your stay, and we'll be sure to pass on your compliments to our staff, guides and kitchen crew. We are thrilled to have...More

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GreenLeaders Platinum level
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Amenities
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Beachfront
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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USD 341 - USD 509 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 341 - USD 509 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Becky M
24 February 2018|
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Response from CarolynBen | Reviewed this property |
My husband and I were there at the end of July last year which was during the rainy season. Every morning we woke up early and it was sunny and by mid afternoon the clouds would roll in and there would be a brief (sometimes... More
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kraejohnson
15 October 2017|
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Response from bookluver | Reviewed this property |
As the earlier reviewer said there are outlets. I was there in late June which is rainy season and by the night it cools down. Many evenings were warm but not uncomfortable for sleeping. I had some of the best sleeps as I... More
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TTWLG
16 January 2017|
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Response from NicuesaLodge | Property representative |
The 24-hour solar electricity system at Nicuesa Lodge cannot handle the surge of a blow dryer. As in all of Costa Rica, we have outlets that are compatible with U.S. standard plugs/electrical appliances, so you may charge... More
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"Our cabin (Cabina El Perezos) was closer to ocean and the bats in the bathroom helped with the mosquitoes."
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"Be SURE you have a flash light. If you don't like the rain forest and various creepy crawlies, not the..."
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"We were in a first floor room (in a block of four), with a balcony overlooking forest, birds, and - in the..."
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"Mariposa is a second floor room with a wrap around balcony, the favorite of the owner. The bathroom was..."
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