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This is primarily a fishing experience. I expected a huge number and variety of fish including sailfish, mahi, marlin, grouper, snapper, rooster. I fished four straight days. The first and only onshore day, I got two small roosters and a small jack crevalle all by...More
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Response from crocodilesmile, General Manager at Crocodile Bay ResortResponded 8 March 2016
Thank you very much for your honest review. It is very uncharacteristic of the area to have such a poor bite especially for so many consecutive days and I sincerely appreciate you acknowledging that all the other employees and departments succeeded in providing a...More
This is a service oriented resort. Most times they had already taken care of things before I thought of it . The food is included and well prepared and the menu had a good variety. I fished - inshore was slow but off shore was...More
The people of Costa Rica are wonderful.
The rooms and common areas are cleaner than most 5 star hotels but the furnishings and accomodations are modest and worn. The fishing captains and mates work their tails off to put you on fish.
The organization of...More
I can't say enough about the staff at Crocodile Bay!!! So accommodating to all your needs. First and foremost it's a fishing resort but also offers activities for people not interested in fishing every day. The Eco tours were awesome. The guides are so informative....More
We continue to enjoy the gracious service; welcoming atmosphere; comfortable, clean, cool AC rooms; amazing fishing / spa /eco tour offerings and warm, friendly attitude of this special place. These folks are like family - this was our 10th visit.
As usual (and despite an...More
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Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Business Centre with Internet Access
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US$336 - US$673 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#3 Family Hotel in Puerto Jimenez
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Having been there in both the wet season (Nov) and dry season (Feb) we definitely preferred Nov. Everything is green and lush and the flowers are in there prime. Feb was the opposite - grass was brown, very few flowers and... More
Having been there in both the wet season (Nov) and dry season (Feb) we definitely preferred Nov. Everything is green and lush and the flowers are in there prime. Feb was the opposite - grass was brown, very few flowers and the trees were sad looking. The dust from the dirt roads was insane;we were covered and had to wash our feet constantly. Due to the hurricane in Nov all fishing was cxl'd when we were at CB so can't comment on that.
They would keep a few edible fish that would be served as your dinner that day. Most of what we caught was catch & release, especially Sailfish & Marlin. There was no vacuum packing or freezing of any fish that I was aware... More
They would keep a few edible fish that would be served as your dinner that day. Most of what we caught was catch & release, especially Sailfish & Marlin. There was no vacuum packing or freezing of any fish that I was aware of.