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    Lapa Rios Ecolodge Osa Peninsula

    Osa Peninsula, Cabo Matapalo, Costa Rica
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    03/09/2017 04/09/2017
    USD 871*
    USD 770*
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    Room & Suite (170)
    • Excellent90%
    • Very good7%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
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    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
    Laundry Service
    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    The most amazing experience, from the transfer by boat to the unforgettable cabins to the breathtaking ocean view, simply unique. This rainforest location is excellent for spending time exploring the flora and fauna guided the hotels very knowledgeable and friendly staff. In addition to the...More

    Thank adrianmedwards
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    Reviewed 29 April 2017

    I stayed with my family for 3 nights and 4 days at Lapa Rios EcoLodge and had one of the most amazing experiences ever! The place is located in the middle of the Costa Rican jungle, beautifully maintained yet extremely respectful of the environment. The...More

    Thank Maria G
    Response from Cayuga S, Manager at Lapa Rios Ecolodge Osa PeninsulaResponded 5 May 2017

    Dear Maria, thank you for such a wonderful review. This means a lot to us since you are such a worldly and well traveled family. We will pass your compliments on to our guides, the kitchen and restaurant teams and all the staff behind the...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Sorry for the late review. We started our 10 day adventure in Costa Rica by staying for four nights at Lapa Rios Ecolodge in the Osa Peninsula in July. I had wanted to come here for many years and I finally convinced my family to...More

    2  Thank Sarjushefali92
    Response from Cayuga S, Manager at Lapa Rios Ecolodge Osa PeninsulaResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Sarjushefali92, Great to hear that you finally made it to Lapa Rios after years of convincing the family! We absolutely agree that Lapa Rios is perfect for those who want to be totally immersed in a pristine jungle. As you saw, there’s such an...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    off the grid breathtaking beauty everywhere you look. it was the most amazing experience i have had hands down. from the flight in the people the service hospitality food and accommodations. All first class.You can tell the people believe in what they are doing. The...More

    Thank reiko m
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    This is the first time we visited an Eco Lodge. First up I would like to warn you of the cost, $US 2200 for 5 days 4 nights. On offer were guided walks, 3 meals a day and a nice cabin in the jungle. I...More

    1  Thank AtlasDreaming
    Response from Cayuga S, Manager at Lapa Rios Ecolodge Osa PeninsulaResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear AtlasDreaming, thank you for taking the time to send us your feedback on your recent stay. While we are happy to hear that you loved our food, service, rooms and hikes, we are sorry that we were not able to fulfill your expectations in...More

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    • USD 569 - USD 1,328 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 17
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    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Osa Peninsula >
    • Cabo Matapalo
    • Also Known As
    • Lapa Rios Ecolodge Hotel Playa Matapalo
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    Linda H
    18 July 2017|
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    Response from 309timo | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Linda, There are small plane flights from SJO to Puerto Jiminez that you can either book online or possibly arrange with your lodging. The drive from SJO to Lapa Rios was 7 hours although at least an hour was due to... More
    12 September 2016|
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    Response from LapaRiosCR | Property representative |
    Greetings from the Osa Peninsula. Lapa Rios has ceiling fans but does not have air conditioning; we are a low impact eco lodge that works rigorously to reduce our impact on the surrounding environment. We’ve found that the... More
    8 May 2016|
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    Response from Matt H | Reviewed this property |
    It's conceivable but in my experience you never want to cut it too close when making travel arrangements in CR. You may luck out and the connection might be late, but why add that extra stress to your trip?
    Room Tips
    "Room #4 had great views of ocean, animals and proximity to main lodge"
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    "all rooms are amazing one away from everything facing the ocean"
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    "Bungalows 1-11, #4 has awesome morning animal viewing, don't go when it's hot! (April)"
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    "Choose how many steps you want - the furthest from the lodge have 200"
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