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    The Zancudo Lodge

    Playa Zancudo, Golfito 60701, Costa Rica
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 26 April 2016

    Purple Heart Anglers is a US based 501(c) 3 nonprofit organization. Recently I had the privilege of escorting four disabled veterans to Zancudo Lodge for what we had been calling a "Fishing Trip to Costa Rica”. The photos on the website do not show the...More

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    Response from gmuff, Owner at The Zancudo LodgeResponded 26 April 2016

    We are so fortunate this year to be able to give back to those who sacrificed so much to keep our country safe. We're just happy that we were able to do it in our own small way! It was inspiring to all of us...More

    Reviewed 23 April 2016

    Beautiful lodge, outstanding rooms, 5-star dining, friendly atmosphere, and world class fishing with experienced crews. Our stay at Zancudo Lodge was everything we hoped for and more.. The owners made sure our stay was a memorable experience. First rate staff saw to our every need....More

    Thank retgunnyusmc
    Response from gmuff, Owner at The Zancudo LodgeResponded 26 April 2016

    Thank you for the recommendation! We will continue to make each season fresh with the same or better 5 star service. Hope to see you again soon!

    Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

    We had a fantastic time at Zancudo Lodge. Went there for the excellent fishing but enjoyed the lodge just as much. Staff, food, rooms, pool, fishing... Everything just incredible. We caught a variety of inshore and offshore fish, relaxed after each day in the pool...More

    Thank fisherman121212
    Response from gmuff, Owner at The Zancudo LodgeResponded 26 April 2016

    Thrilled to hear that you will be returning! There are new surprises in store for next season so please keep us in mind. Thank you for your review and we look forward to your next visit!

    Reviewed 21 April 2016

    I have stayed at this lodge many times over the past 14 years. I have watched it change from a somewhat rustic fishing lodge to a 5 star resort. Everything here is first class; from the fishing, the boats, the crew, the equipment, to the...More

    Thank facjkg
    Response from gmuff, Owner at The Zancudo LodgeResponded 26 April 2016

    Thank you so much for your review and greater thanks for your continued support. We hope that each season's experience surpasses the previous and that we will have the chance to serve you year after year! Muchas gracias!

    Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

    The Zancudo Lodge was a great place for our business retreat. Outstanding service, impeccable dining, and World Class fishing. The rooms were first class. The guides worked extremely hard to put us in the fish. We caught numerous Sailfish and a trophy Roosterfish. I would...More

    Thank NWBearcat1
    Response from gmuff, Owner at The Zancudo LodgeResponded 26 April 2016

    We realize that you have a choice to visit any Lodge around the world and we're so pleased that we were selected as this year's venue! Thank you so much for your very kind words and recommendation and we hope we have the chance to...More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 282 - USD 333 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 On the Beach Hotel in Golfito
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Osa Peninsula >
    • Golfito
    • Also Known As
    • Zancudo Beach Hotel Golfito ,
    • The Zancudo Lodge Costa Rica/Golfito
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    13 June 2017|
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    Response from Douglasthedog | Reviewed this property |
    The costs are generally subject to number of participants and fuel for boats, transport, etc. In general the typical tours were in the range of ~$75-$100 per person for each trip and they usually lasted about 1/2... More
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    Response from Penar-Group | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, you can keep your catch. Two in our group caught Dorado and had the lodge fillet and freeze them. Most of us didn't want to bother. Like the group above we targeted Sails, Marlin and reef fish like Roosters and... More
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    "Right on the beach, bring your flip flops."
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