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Lookout Inn Lodge

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 1 April 2015

At the end of the road in the Osa Peninsula is an incredible Inn build into the side of a towering Mountain. The Views are incredible and the rooms are exceptional. We are a family of four who travel to Costa Rica every 6 months. We've been all over the country including the Osa area but we've never enjoyed our...

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lookoutinn, Owner at Lookout Inn Lodge, responded to this review

we love ya texas -- thanks for the wonderful review -- and u4 are all ways welcomed here at your new costa rica beach rain forest lodge .. any time and bring friends toooooo .. its still warm and sunny and soon maybe it will rain a bit and the tree frogs will be out and the sea turtles arriving...

Oromocto, Canada
Reviewed 29 March 2015

I went there a few weeks back with my wife. We are from Eastern Canada and we had one of those winters, so we wanted to get away somewhere nice and warm, and yet different from all inclusive beaches. One of our interests was to do a bit of birding, so we did our home works and figured out that...

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lookoutinn, Owner at Lookout Inn Lodge, responded to this review

bonjour my canada friends... thanks for the great review -still busy here the beach still goes for miles with out end and no one on it.. and yes if your looking for a nice private remote beach this is the place .. tuna again last nite and chicken bbq all u can eat to-nite -- hope every one can come...

Topanga, California
Reviewed 27 March 2015

We ate dinner every night but one at the Lookout Inn overlooking the sea. We loved the inspired food and beverages with unlimited amounts of salads, vegetables, meat, fish and everything so so tasty, the atmosphere, the views of the ocean, casual ambience and down to earth people. We were especially taken with Katya, Terry's wife, and the co-owner of...

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lookoutinn, Owner at Lookout Inn Lodge, responded to this review

hello my non-guests that loved us here at the lookout inn-- you two need to spend more time with us in the future and did u buy any thing yet???? all is well ..hot -dry the roads are graded went to town this am in 50 minutes -- rivers are about dry -need rain bad--leee-- and the tapir here again...

Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 23 March 2015

My family and I just returned from a great stay at the LIL. We stayed for 5 nights, staying in both the Beach Bungalow and in the lodge. Our preference was for the Beach Bungalow due to it's awesome balcony and view. This cabin is also screened in which we liked. We loved our stay and I will list the...

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lookoutinn, Owner at Lookout Inn Lodge, responded to this review

hi trip planning mama sure to love these nice reviews just had to re do one from months past -- she was complaining about the great sign out front that says ''' FREE BEER TOMORROW '' i am so happy most of my guests have a sense of humor and understand fun -- so again thank u for all and...

Coventry, Rhode Island, United States
Reviewed 20 March 2015

We found this incredible property on Air BnB on a whim as we were traveling south through the OSA Peninsula, when we arrived I was in shock over the beauty of this natural paradise, this was soon followed by the fear of sleeping in an open air tiki room at the edge of the jungle, I can't even explain how...

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lookoutinn, Owner at Lookout Inn Lodge, responded to this review

hello my R.I happy guests .. thank u 2 for sharing the magic here at the lookout inn .. BBQ pull pork tonite -- last nite all u can eat yellow fin tuna .. along with 8 other items on the buffet bar.. -- and that 500 pound tapir visited us again at around 6 pm thanks again every one...

toronto
Reviewed 20 March 2015

This was our third visit to the Lookout Inn and everything was just as we had hoped and expected - starting with excellent food for each and every meal - this timeTerry served up tuna both sashimi-style and grilled on the barbecue. Lunch and supper are always accompanied by a delicious salad, fresh fruit and gorgeous beets, along with whatever...

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lookoutinn, Owner at Lookout Inn Lodge, responded to this review

hello murf.s so wonderful to see u2 again and again and again.. .. must be all that good food you get here at the lookout inn all u can eat sushi and surf is always a treat and bbq pork -- the 3 dogs miss you and your kisses so pack your bags eh and come back .. by the...

California
Reviewed 18 March 2015

Hands down the most amazing place I've ever stayed. The owners are fantastic and you leave feeling as though you've gained a family. We met people there that will forever hold a place in our hearts, including Terry, Katya, and the rest of their staff. The rooms are beautiful, the grounds incredible, the food delicious. I cannot say enough about...

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lookoutinn, Owner at Lookout Inn Lodge, responded to this review

'' DITO '' -- ON ALL OF THIS ...this is how i feel about our wonderful lodge thanks so much Hands down the most amazing place I've ever stayed. The owners are fantastic and you leave feeling as though you've gained a family. We met people there that will forever hold a place in our hearts, including Terry, Katya, and...

Reviewed 16 March 2015

Amazing wildlife, stunning views, great food and rainforest nature at your door. I highly recommend Lookout as a wonderful destination. We visited with a big family and varied ages, and everyone had an super time! Our previous trip to the Osa was in the rainy season, and this time we went in February so it fascinating to go in February...

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lookoutinn, Owner at Lookout Inn Lodge, responded to this review

hey j from canada ... thanks much-leee for a nice review -- some day please hang out with us again and we still have your hunter boots .... ter

Yellowknife
Reviewed 15 March 2015

After a year of busyness, loss, stress and exhaustion…the Lookout Inn was the cure we needed. We arrived tired lumps and left refreshed and energized. Hikes everyday, kayaking, swimming, birding, boogie boarding, five books, walking, eating, relaxing, napping, chatting with fellow visitors, wildlife viewing. So much fun! Plus the unique, beautiful and comfortable accommodations (and we know them well…in twelve...

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lookoutinn, Owner at Lookout Inn Lodge, responded to this review

hello yellow knife ... for all of u that have no idea where this wonderful town //pueblo is its about a 7 iron from Santa Claus's house-- way up there .. thank u guys for remembering us and its about 90' F sunny and perfect here on the pacific ocean please come back some day for only a week .....

Reviewed 10 March 2015 via mobile

Thanks to Terry and Katie and all staff who made these days one of the best we experienced in our ECO-tourism! Quiet unusual but if you like the nature, you feel yourself like in the heart of the the forest. No walls, nothing prevent you to be part of the nature We wish we come back again!

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lookoutinn, Front Office Manager at Lookout Inn Lodge, responded to this review

muchas gracias y pura vida -- and also thanks a million the team at the lookout inn

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Lookout Inn Lodge is a beach and rainforest ecolodge in Carate on Costa Rica's Osa Peninsula. We are located completely off the beaten path and conveniently located near an entrance to the world-renowned Corcovado National Park. Ideally situated to offer comfortable and affordable eco-friendly accommodations to adventure travelers visiting this remote part of Costa Rica, the Lookout Inn Lodge is sure to impress. Nestled in the hillside right above the road and alongside an isolated black sand beach, Lookout Inn Lodge provides our guests with spectacular views of the surrounding jungle rainforest, the majestic Pacific Ocean and an endless unspoiled Osa Peninsula coastline. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lookout Inn Lodge

Address: Carate, Corcovado National Park, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Corcovado National Park > Carate
Price Range: $113 - $370 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Lookout Inn Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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Also Known As:
Lookout Hotel Carate
Lookout Inn Lodge Costa Rica/Carate
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Beach Jungle Bungalow has more walls than the others, which is good if you want more privacy. Short walk to beach, pool, and lodge.”
nookielu007, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“If you are a light sleeper you might prefer a cabin slightly further away from the sea.”
BethBennett01, 4 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Every room is different! Showers are spring fed -- cold!”
  • Sunset over Carate Beach!
  • Sunrise over the lagoon.
FredF881, 26 Mar 2017 | Read review
“honeymoon suite, for being in your own”
  • open air , but privacy screened
  • my bed , it swings!
  • why to stay here
pilgrim3739, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The Monkey Hut is our favorite room, but there are about 40 stairs up to it from the main level.”
  • Scarlet Macaws playing 10 meters off the main deck
DrGermond, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
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