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    The Zancudo Lodge

    Playa Zancudo, Golfito 60701, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent97%
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    • Average1%
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    “world class” (12 reviews)
    “tuna” (20 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Bar/Lounge
    Pets Allowed
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

    My family just completed our second trip to Zancudo Lodge this year. It is a unique destination, with amazing fishing and luxury accommodations. The owners are onsite and terrific hosts, and the food is as good as any you'll find. The staff is welcoming, and...More

    Thank Alec561
    Response from gmuff, Owner at The Zancudo LodgeResponded 24 June 2016

    Thank you so much for your fantastic review of our Lodge. We are privileged to be a part of your fishing experiences and it's wonderful for us to witness the multi generational fishing aficionados in your family! We appreciate your patronage and hope to provide...More

    Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

    Stay there 6 nights. Fished 4 days. Great first class Lodge with super friendly staff plus a super chef.. Best to fish 2 days. Then take a day off and then fish 2 more days. Best fishing Jan, Feb, March and April. Sailfish gone this...More

    Thank Bill S
    Response from gmuff, Owner at The Zancudo LodgeResponded 25 May 2016

    Thank you so much for your generous review and we are all so pleased that you had an enjoyable visit to the Lodge. We are quite busy during the next few months implementing new services and amenities for our guests so we hope to see...More

    Reviewed 9 May 2016

    Once again the Zancudo Lodge went above and beyond my expectations! The food was amazing, weather consisted of nothing but abundant sunshine and lets not forget the fabulous fishing. Being an avid offshore fisherman our main priority was Marlin/tuna and Zancudo Lodge delivered plenty of...More

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    Response from gmuff, Owner at The Zancudo LodgeResponded 11 May 2016

    We appreciate the kind words and for your return visits to the Lodge. We hope your next trip will exceed all expectations in every aspect of fishing and hospitality! Thank you again!

    Reviewed 25 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

    1  Thank Randy H
    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 22 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 25 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!

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Spa
    • 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
    • Outdoor pool
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$309 - US$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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    12 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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