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Bosque del Cabo Rainforest Lodge

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We arrived late afternoon; first impressions seemed good; it’s pretty in a fine setting. When we complained about the colony of monster ants invading the room they were dealt with over dinner. It was a portent of things to come. Dinner consists of no choice of starter - 'appetiser' - of soup; every single night; all gloupy concoctions, followed by...

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Morro Bay, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you love watching birds and other wildlife but want a luxury eco-lodge then Bosque del Cabo Rainforest Lodge is for you. The rooms are very comfortable, the scarlet macaws fly by every morning/evening, the toucans hang out in front of the dining room and your only alarm clock is the morning call of the howler monkeys. In addition, the...

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A friend referred us to this wonderful eco-lodge. He said it was hands-down the best place he ever stayed, so we decided to stay 6 nights before going on to another location. We are so glad we did. We hiked every day and were usually the only people on the trail. This place is off the beaten path and the...

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californiaone
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've just recenlty returned from our tenth? visit to Bosque del Cabo...we've lost count as we've been going there since the mid-90's. It is our favorite place on the planet. This eco-lodge has everything. First of all the climate is temperate ---it is always warm and sunny when our home environment is cold and gloomy and it is far enough...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've written a review before, from visits as a couple. Just went back with my family (kids 5, 6) and was so happy to find that Bosque del Cabo has not changed and is still pretty darn close to paradise. Beautiful grounds. Well spaced cabinas/villas. Great hiking trails. Excellent service, particularly with our kids. We got a baby sitter for...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our third visit to Costa Rica and our second visit to Bosque del Cabo. As we only had a week, we decided to spend all of it here, as we had such a fabulous experience before. It surpassed our already high expectations! This place is just beautiful..and unforgettable. Views of the ocean, gorgeous garden, private cabinas surrounded by...

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Portland, Oregon, United States
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bosque del Cabo is probably one of the most amazing and memorable places I've ever stayed in. A haven of nature, off the grid sustainability, delicious food, attentive service and fantastic bungalows. Our first few nights were in the coveted Congo bungalow and we felt like jungle royalty with the huge deck overlooking the ocean and loved watching the monkeys...

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Charlottesville, Virginia
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Our family of 4 stayed here in April 2016 and we highly recommend it. The perfect blend between comfort, beautiful setting and accomodations, and nature. Not too fancy, but just right. Food was excellent, staff friendly and excellent, and a gorgeous setting. We were in a house with a stunning view of the pacific ocean, and monkeys traveled through the...

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Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

We recently returned from a two-night here with our family, 2 adults and 2 children ages 13 and 16. We stayed in the Aracari bungalow which was fantastic. The sleeping arrangements were perfect for us with two separate bedrooms, plenty of sitting areas and storage spaces, a front porch and a back deck with beautiful ocean views. Everything was very...

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Reviewed 14 April 2017

My husband and our three children (ages 13, 11, and 8) just returned from a week at Bosque del Cabo. What a wonderful week! The scenery and animals were amazing, the accommodations were gorgeous, and the food was wonderful. The staff is kind and friendly, and go out of their way to be helpful. It was a nice balance between...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Parking
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bosque del Cabo is a romantic getaway and a naturalist’s dream, come true. Crowning a point 500 feet above where the Golfo Dulce meets the Pacific Ocean, nestled in the unspoiled jungles of Costa Rica’s Osa Peninsula is a paradise found. Located in a unique and fortunate position at the very tip of the Osa Peninsula in the southern Pacific region of Costa Rica, this 750+ acre forest reserve features private, spacious bungalows and gorgeous houses perched atop the cliffs of Cabo Matapalo, each with beautiful ocean views, tropical breezes and the rainforest at your doorstep; or choose beautiful and rustic garden view accommodations surrounded by thriving rainforests. Hiking trails lead you through the forest to deserted beaches on both the Golfo Dulce and Pacific Ocean. Bosque del Cabo, which opened its doors as a hotel in 1990, is owner operated and dedicated to forest preservation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bosque del Cabo Rainforest Lodge

Address: | halfway between Puerto Jimenez and Corcovado National Park, Cabo Matapalo 60702, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Cabo Matapalo
Price Range: $564 - $821 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bosque del Cabo Rainforest Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 17
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“Some lodges are better situated and larger than other but the arrangements to repel bugs and rodents are universally awful.”
MichaelU964, 27 May 2017 | Read review
“Pizote is the best room for photographing macaws in flight”
SouthBay, 20 May 2017 | Read review
“all bungalows have ocean view and if not ask for this-- nothing like hearing the waves crash at night to lull you to sleep.”
luvnicehotels2014, 28 Apr 2017 | Read review
“get one of the cabanas (or whatever they call them) right on the ocean. Breathtaking views!”
Cville_Valerie, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“stay in both types , garden cabin and luxury cabin , two different areas”
  • peccaries from garden cabin balcony
  • 2nd outdoor sitting area in luxury cabina , what a view
  • outdoor bathroom
  • garden cabin , view from bed
  • garden cabin
  • luxury cabina
pilgrim3739, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
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