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    Playa Cativo Lodge

    Playa Cativo | Access only by boat, Golfito 60701, Costa Rica
    011 506 2453 1300
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 101 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Our stay at Playa Cativo Lodge was truly spectacular. The hotel sits within the Piedras Blancas National Park and you feel as though you’ve arrived in a part of the world totally remote from everyday life. The boat ride from the port in Golfito, a...More

    1  Thank PineStreetEater
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Me, my wife, and our four kids stayed two nights at Playa Cativo. We wish we had stayed a week. There aren’t enough positive words to say about this place and the people who work there. The food was incredible, the people treated us like...More

    1  Thank praterron
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We were the second guests to arrive at Playa Cativo after it reopened in mid-December. The Lodge was closed during much of the rainy season while new guest living quarters were being constructed. While construction continues, it was not intrusive at all and we were...More

    Thank ValueFinder29455
    Reviewed 16 July 2017

    We have been around the world and stayed at many nice lodges. This is definitively one of the very, very best! Service was amazing, they help us sorting out several issues not related to the hotel like getting back a phone we lost at our...More

    Thank Resplatser
    Response from Allen M, Director of Sales at Playa Cativo LodgeResponded 3 August 2017

    Dear Resplatser, Thank you for sharing all those great details about your stay at Playa Cativo Lodge, we are so happy that you've had a pleasant time and that you had the chance to experience the rainforest and its incredible wildlife at our Nature Reserve...More

    Reviewed 30 May 2017

    I can not say enough great things about this hotel. It's better than any place my husband and I have ever stayed, and that included our two week trip to Hawaii for our honeymoon. The staff is BEYOND attentive, kind, and willing to accommodate all...More

    Thank Jenny K
    Response from Allen M, Director of Sales at Playa Cativo LodgeResponded 2 June 2017

    Dear Jenny K, Making sure you and your husband enjoy every moment was definitely a pleasure for all of us, and we thank you so much for such beautiful review! You are correct, there is so much to explore and discover in the hotel's property,...More

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    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    GreenLeadersPlatinum level
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$608 - US$903 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Green Hotel in Golfito
    • #2 On the Beach Hotel in Golfito
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Osa Peninsula >
    • Golfito
    • Also Known As
    • Playa Cativo Lodge Costa Rica/Golfito
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    kraejohnson
    15 October 2017|
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    Response from Allen M | Property representative |
    Dear Kraejohnson, Thank you for contacting us and for your interest. Yes, there is a great network of trails around the Lodge's private reserve that people can go self guided, some of them reach a beautiful jungle... More
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    MiMiMurrieta
    12 January 2017|
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    Response from Allen M | Property representative |
    Dear MiMiMurrieta, Thank you very much for contacting us, we are honored by your interest on our property. Sometimes we do get visitors from cruises that arrive near Golfo Dulce and they come to Playa Cativo during the... More
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    "All the rooms are amazing and they’re adding more. You can’t go wrong."
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    "I'm sure every accommodation is excellent, but if you can afford the premium level it is spectacular"
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    "Top floor for bathroom with a magnificent view."
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    "The honeymoon casita was very romantic and a short walk from the main building. Nicely private."
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