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Golfo Dulce Lodge

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

We spent four nights at this magical place and it remained the top favourite all the places we visited on our two weeks in Costa Rica. We took the wonderful Nature Air flight to Golfito, which already gives you the idea of how remote and special the area surrounding Corcovado is. A taxi and a 30 min boat ride later...

1Thank Rob F
Juneau, Alaska
Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

My husband and I spent six nights in this wonderful place in a deluxe bungalow. Amazing host, small and intimate lodge, spacious accommodations, wonderful food, great nature trails and wildlife, beautiful mangrove tour, warm and swim-able ocean, simply perfect! Thank you Esther and your staff for a beautiful holiday.

2Thank LovetoTravel032011
Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 22 February 2016

We had a very delightful stay with hummingbirds, toucans, macaws and butterflies flying around the bungalows and coatis and agoutis strolling in the park! We also made a boat-trip to mangrove forest and even saw more animals: capuchins, boat-billed heron, blue herons ... Rooms were tidy and clean and offer much space, the catering delicous!

1Thank Meiki S
Melvin Village, New Hampshire
Reviewed 1 August 2015

This was probably our favorite nature lodge. It is located a good 30 minute boat ride to the inside of the Gulf, where tourism has not really overdeveloped. So after half an hour of only ocean and jungle, you arrive at this silent magical place. You are greeted by the owner in person. We spent 5 days, exploring the many...

1Thank Carlo D
Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 16 July 2015

A secret jungle lodge located in an area that has not been polluted by mass tourism. Amazing ocean, rainforest, simply a perfect nature getaway. We can easily recommend. Special for those looking for a lodge away from the touristy and sometimes fake destinations.

1Thank Klaus B
San Marcos, Texas
Reviewed 27 June 2015

The area is less known tan the neighbor Corcovado National Park, which we visited recently. However, equal in wildlife and scenery plus the fact that since it is less touristy, it keeps this authentic charm, a mix of real adventure, non touristy and almost laid back in time a bit. The trip to the lodge itself is a wonderful adventure....

Thank Roberto C
Reviewed 8 March 2015

This was our second place lodge in Costa Rica and will always remember being so close to nature.. In the middle of the jungle, nice spacious cottages, designed to leave no footprint.. great host, food and very friendly staff.. Tours available with a great guide who knows all about the golfo dulce area, including the golfo dulce frog. Would love...

Thank EllenvanG
Reviewed 16 March 2014

Golfo Dulce lodge had all the things we wanted. Situated on the edge of the sea and the edge of the jungle, with beautiful gardens. So many good things : Friendly staff, a warm welcome each evening. Butterflies Jungle noises, Scarlet macaws,birds and animals abound. This lodge is very special. Esther has been devoted to preserving the natural habitat. Her...

1Thank brillandhen
Reviewed 7 January 2014

We have just returned from a ten-day stay in Costa Rica, which began with four days at Golfo Dulce Lodge. What a wonderful place! The lodge is remote, so do not choose this destination if you want distractions from nature (or a town bar to walk to after dinner). At Golfo Dulce Lodge you will live in the forest in...

2Thank Jack M
Herne, Belgium
Reviewed 30 December 2013

We stayed at Golfo Dulce Lodge from 10-13/2013. A truly marvelous place for anyone who wants to step out of his cabin and walk around whole day in the forest (both primary and secondary growth). Don't worry about the boat transportation: very well arranged. Food is excellent, home made. Cabins are very spatious, clean, good beds, in a very nice...

1Thank Pasmans F

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Additional Information about Golfo Dulce Lodge

Address: Golfito, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Golfito
Price Range: $87 - $174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Golfo Dulce Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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“It's so small .. All are good!”
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“Cabins at the edges of the property tend to have more wildlife at night. Enjoy”
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