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Lapa Rios Ecolodge Osa Peninsula

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Osa Peninsula, Cabo Matapalo Costa Rica See on map
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Free Internet
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Breakfast included
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3 Star accommodation
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We decided to go to Lapa Rios because we are Birdwatching Couple but we found in Lapa, so much attention to each detail, they include so many daily tours, fresh food prepared so yummy that you say, I want to stay and not go back....More

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Reviewed May 11, 2018

There are very few places that we have been to where we left with a feeling or having experienced a very special place. We would like to thank Sindy an the team at Lapa Rios. They truly made our stay wonderful. The rooms immaculate. The...More

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Response from Cayuga S, Manager at Lapa Rios Ecolodge Osa PeninsulaResponded May 21, 2018

Thank you for your wonderful review, Murray. Lapa Rios is indeed a very special place, originally created to protect 1,000 acres of Central America’s last remaining lowland tropical rainforest and the endangered flora and fauna it houses. And that rare feeling you mention – there’s...More

Reviewed September 12, 2018

We just visited for lunch but were enchanted by the view. For wildlife viewing the area is incredible and the position of the lodge overlooking a valley with the ocean below was fantastic. Scarlet Macaws were flying back and forth. With a little more time...More

Thank Jan M
Reviewed July 31, 2018

We have been lucky enough to visit several ecolodges in Central and South America with our children (11 & 13 at time of visit). While we enjoyed everything about our stay at Lapa Rios, a couple things really stood out. 1. The Pool. Watching the...More

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Reviewed July 18, 2018

Everything about Lapa Rios was wonderful. The food, the rooms, the views AND the people. My husband and I went on almost every hike that was offered. Our guides were friendly, helpful and knowledgable. On our last hike we walked down a road where all...More

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Set in a 1000-acre private nature reserve in Central America's last remaining lowland tropical rainforest in Costa Rica, Lapa Rios Ecolodge overlooks the pristine point where the Golfo Dulce meets the wild More Pacific Ocean, a destination matching everyone's idea of paradise. Much more than a luxurious eco lodge, Lapa Rios is a model ecotourism project and a sustainable tourism pioneer. Over the years, we have received many awards for social and environmental excellence. Home to a plethora of incredible wildlife, including monkeys, scarlet macaws, pumas, toucans, tree frogs and thousands of other creatures, a trip to Lapa Rios Eco lodges Ecolodges will be the experience of a lifetime. Lapa Rios is one of only 24 National Geographic Unique Eco Lodges of the World Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Free Internet
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
17
Price range
US$736 - US$1,242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Lapa Rios Ecolodge Hotel Playa Matapalo
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Cabo Matapalo
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
17
Price range
US$736 - US$1,242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Lapa Rios Ecolodge Hotel Playa Matapalo
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Cabo Matapalo
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Osa Peninsula, Cabo Matapalo Costa Rica
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Enrique Malek Airport94 km
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Carlin W
May 30, 2018|
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Response from Mariemma D | Reviewed this property |
GO! Its great fun. We went and it rained every day and we "Schlepped" through the muddy foresst and that didn't hinder us. It was great!
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katully723
February 19, 2018|
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Response from DMPridham | Reviewed this property |
I would bring your own boots/walking shoes. The Lodge do supply them but they are not guaranteed to be well fitting. The walks we did were perfectly ‘doable’ for our age and level of fitness. I would recommend the night... More
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Linda H
July 17, 2017|
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Response from 309timo | Reviewed this property |
Hi Linda, There are small plane flights from SJO to Puerto Jiminez that you can either book online or possibly arrange with your lodging. The drive from SJO to Lapa Rios was 7 hours although at least an hour was due to... More
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"The lower numbered rooms (1-12) are closer to the lodge."
pintsizepilot
Jul. 31, 2018
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"Room 8 has a wonderful view of the Pacific ocean and is far enough away from the main area of the lodge..."
ckras11
Jul. 18, 2018
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"I would say bungalows higher up near the main building are easier for walking up to eat or catch a tour. We..."
FreemanCarpeDiem
Jun. 5, 2018
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"all the rooms have fantastic views of the jungle and the Pacific coast. Apparently, #1 and 3 have the..."
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Jun. 1, 2018
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