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Boca Sombrero is an exclusive ocean front paradise embedded in the amazing rainforest settings of Costa Rica’s Osa Peninsula. Our spacious beachfront property has been landscaped with care to promote privacy and to welcome wildlife. We have eight thatched-roof tent cabins and three beautifully designed vacation rental homes, Casa Rio Sombrero, Casa Playa Sombrero and Casa Troya.The houses and tent platforms are just steps away from Playa Sombrero as well as the mouth of Rio Sombrero, an excellent place to take a dip in fresh water. Playa Sombrero is known for having nice gentle waves that are great for learning to surf and cruising on a long board.The property boasts a bamboo framed, beachfront yoga platform. Guests are welcome to use the facility for their own practice or set up private yoga classes with a local instructor.We also offer a wide variety of activities that will give you the opportunity to explore the rugged beauty of this unique part of Central America while kayaking, climbing trees, rappelling down waterfalls, or simply zip-lining through the forest canopy.Of course you are also welcome just to relax by the pool, have a spa day, a massage, an acupuncture or one of the many other treatments offered by the therapists of our small cosmopolitan local community.Here at Boca Sombrero we are dedicated to making your stay with us as exciting, pleasurable and as healthful as possible.
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Enrique Malek Airport93 km
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Reviewed April 18, 2018

My husband and I stayed in Casa Rio for a week and have never enjoyed a vacation more. The casa is artfully designed and very beautiful, just a short pathway from Playa Sombrero beach. Though not a swimming beach, it is popular with surfers and...More

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Reviewed February 6, 2018

We had a wonderful time at Boca Sombrero for a yoga / surf weeklong retreats. The hosts are amazing and very responsive (thank you Monika), the site is gorgeous, and the food on retreats is OUTSTANDING (thank you Lily). This is a gem!

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Reviewed July 25, 2017 via mobile

This place is in a class of it's own. It's glamping, and feels like it's situated in a zoo. Be prepared for monkeys (capuchins, howlers, spider monkeys), ara's, iguanas, hermitcrabs, agouti's, butterflies and hummingbirds.... and those are just the conspicuous sightings! There is no airco,...More

2  Thank S1lv3r
Reviewed June 9, 2017 via mobile

Loved this place! Stayed with 2 small kids and they loved it too, we were all sad to leave. "Glamping" is a perfect description. The host was very nice and one of grounds keepers came over to show us some wildlife! Very quiet, secluded. Bug...More

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Reviewed March 31, 2017

Pros: Safe, quiet ocean front property, well maintained, housekeeping very attentive, all meals beautifully prepared, the staff, especially Monika, are wonderful and are truly invested that you enjoy your stay, surfing is within easy walking distance and works at all tides except peak low tide...More

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Fly into San Jose, Costa Rica (SJO) Juan Santamaría International Airport (Spanish: Aeropuerto Internacional Juan Santamaría) is the primary airport serving San José, the capital of Costa Rica. The airport is located near... More
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"I stayed in a house (1 has a small pool, another has a big pool), so I don't know the tent situation."
jessicalM8249SQ
Mar. 31, 2017
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"wifi is very limited, but that's the point, to disconnect! :D"
LAP504
Aug. 4, 2016
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"Ask to go to the "farmers market" on Friday night! Super fun time."
Maisiekate
Feb. 8, 2015
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"We stayed at the Troika house which included a wonderful porch area on the path to the surf deck. Perfect..."
854sallys
Jan. 19, 2014
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LOCATION
Costa RicaProvince of PuntarenasOsa PeninsulaPuerto Jimenez
NUMBER OF ROOMS
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