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Ojo del Mar

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Reviewed 30 January 2017

This place has the most beautiful open air villas in a jungle paradise! You are so removed from the world - the only internet access is available for a short time over breakfast when a phone with internet signal can be paired to check a few emails. We absolutely loved sleeping in the villas with only mosquito nets separating us...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I have been to many all inclusive resorts, so I was a little nervous heading to an eco lodge in the jungle when my friend and I first booked our trip. I was worried about creepy crawlies, as well as being off the grid without electricity or wifi for a week. I have to say,I enjoyed my experience at Ojo...

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 January 2017

We stayed 4 nights at Ojo del Mar and it is a wonderful place with incredible atmosphere. The EcoLodge is in a brilliant location surrounded by beauty and nature and right on the beach. The lodges are very private and thoughtfully and beautifully designed amongst the trees, they are really spaced out and discretely placed so you feel like you're...

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Sherbrooke, Canada
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Our visit to Ojo del Mar was perfection beyond anything I could have imagined. Situated on the end of the Osa Peninsula, the eco-lodge provided us with the vacation of a lifetime. Nico and her crew made us feel like we were family, providing us with the most delicious breakfasts and dinners and everything we needed in between. She was...

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Quebec
Reviewed 4 January 2017

This was one of the best places I have ever stayed. Nico made us feel as if we friends coming to stay at her home. She helps you at every turn. The dinners were different every evening and our group could not pick a favorite,as every night we were treated to perfection. Breakfast is a choice of fresh fruit,cereals,eggs(as you...

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Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Lovely designed cabinas with an open view in the rainforest of Cosa Rica. Sleeping with a unique surrounding and directly at the beach. Monkeys, Toucans and all kind of beautiful birds are passing right above you - no wildlife tours are necessary :) Nico is the most wonderful host and her food is heavenly ! The beds are equipped with...

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Thank Christian H
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

We entered as strangers and left as family. The hospitality of Nico and Mark was inspiring and the beauty of the grounds unmatched. Every meal was unique and delicious. The surrounding area is truly magical. Do yourself a favor and contact Nico now, you can thank yourself later.

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Reviewed 18 July 2016

If you are looking to experience a few days in paradise then this is the place for you. Unlike anywhere I have ever stayed before, Ojo Del Mar truly connects you with life on the Osa Peninsula. The thought and effort that has been put into the build of this place is truly remarkable and the stylish and luxurious design...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 5 May 2016

Ojo del Mar fits like a glove into it's habitat. The structures are almost of the nature themselves, no interference, yet much human comfort. The wildlife is all around- they love the garden, the glowing eyes of the lightening bug at night, the howler monkeys call, irridescent butterflies, the scent of flowers on the air, Nico told us of the...

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Corvallis, Oregon
Reviewed 14 March 2016

I have stayed at Ojo del Mar three times now. This is such a lovely place to experience the amazing biological diversity of the Osa Peninsula in great comfort. Every detail of the property is beautiful from the food, the accommodations to the tropical garden. Perhaps one of my favorite parts of staying at Ojo del Mar are the wonderful...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ojo del Mar ("eye of the sea"), is a small, eco-friendly secluded retreat nestled between the pristine beaches and the tropical rainforest in the wilds of Costa Rica's Osa Peninsula. Ojo del Mar has capacious spaces in its main Casa Grande (restaurant) with hardwood floors and a thatched roof bamboo construction, solar powered, all built by hand without power tools. We have 5 cabins and 2 deluxe tent cabins. Ojo del Mar's building concept follows a calling that is environmentally and socially responsible. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ojo del Mar

Address: Cabo Matapalo 60702, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Cabo Matapalo
Number of rooms: 7
Also Known As:
Ojo Del Mar Hotel Osa Peninsula
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