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Finca Maresia

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Reviewed 24 March 2012

We stayed at Finca Maresia for 3 nights in February 2012. The room was very clean and comfortable and the bathrooms were very nice. The breakfast has a great selection of food and the evening meals were fantastic, Juan even catered for the fussy vegetarian and did a fantastic job. While there we did one of the Sirena Ranger Station...

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Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 22 March 2012

After checking out all the locations in Drake's bay we decided to stay here. What beautiful grounds with great views and plenty of birds to see. The rooms were cozy and very clean. In fact our cabin had an awesome balcony including a set of nesting Passerine tanagers in the ginger tree. The dinner was served family style which is...

2Thank Bombero590
Quepos, Costa Rica
Reviewed 17 March 2012

This is THE place to be in Costa Rica! Can't think of a more beautiful location in the midst of nature. We had one of the budget rooms, it was spotlessly clean, very elegant and done from great materials. The whole place is perfectly thought through with many years of travel experience having been incorporated. Food is very tasty and...

1Thank Dina V
Reviewed 11 March 2012

We went to this place because we read so much good things about it. We are really happy about the four days we spent there. Breakfast is very good the optional supper is fabulous and the fun part about the food is that everyone in the hotel sits at the same long table and can exchange information about their trip....

1Thank MChouinard
Reviewed 7 March 2012

Our stay at the Finca Maresia was the highlight of our 4 weeks in Costa Rica. Arriving by boat added an extra dimension to the experience (pack light) which continued to be great for our 4 days there. Please read the other reviews - they are all good and exactly as we found it. Juan worked really hard and made...

2Thank touristWiltshire
Squirrel Cove, BC
Reviewed 5 March 2012

Four of us spent 4 days in this great place. Juan was very helpful, the setting wonderful. We had a great time and would come back any time. Food was very taste and prices very reasonable. Good value for money.

Thank Uschi K
Raisting, Germany
Reviewed 2 March 2012

We spent 4 days in this beautiful Finca. The well-designed bungalows with a large terrace and beautiful location make your stay to a paradise. Juan, the head of Finca Maresia treats his guests like friends. His well-connected he is to ensure that everyone has a book tour is to his liking. Moreover, he cooks every night with lots of love...

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Reviewed 1 March 2012

The Finca is next to the primary forest and placed in totally pure nature. Juan is a very helpful and lovely person and made us feel like at home. All guests are eating the delicious meals from Juan on one big table, which gives you the great possibility to meet interesting people and to share travel-information. The food was delicious...

Thank dodo-reist
Kamloops, Canada
Reviewed 1 March 2012

We stayed at the Finca Maresia.for five nights. It was the highlight of our visit to Costa Rica. We loved our cabin nestled amidst the jungle. The hammocks outside our room were great for reading after a busy day. The four course evening meals prepared by Juan were delicious. Juan was great as he accommodated my dislike of fish. I...

1Thank lovethosevacations56
San Jose, Costa Rica
Reviewed 25 February 2012

I stayed for 2 nights but wish to had more time to stay. Juan was our host, incredible and helpful person, he will arrange all you need to make your stay as pleasant as can be. La Finca, the rooms, the common areas, all was great. Breakfast was amazing, and dinners even more. As a Tico, I have never experience...

1Thank Michael G

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Finca Maresia

Address: Camino a los Planes, Drake Bay, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Drake Bay
Price Range: $36 - $113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
Also Known As:
Finca Maresia Hotel Drake Bay
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