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florida
Reviewed 24 February 2017

booked this place for the views-expected a cabina with unobstructed views of the water but had one with palm trees to look through onto the water. Would have been nice to be met at the ferry boat to help with my luggage, I was met half way up the stairs (which as others have posted-there are many), so that did...

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Truro, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 February 2017

These are fairly basic budget cabin rooms but were clean and tidy. We had aircon in our room which was,a relief as the tin roof makes it very hot!!! Our water went off one day but was soon fixed. There is a bit of a walk up steps to the hotel so bear that in mind. The rooms with sea...

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Alexandria, Virginia
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Nestled atop the road leading to the Pacific, Las Contingas is a haven. Approachable by water taxi or small plane it's open air common areas allow guests to sit and chill or start up conversation with a fellow traveler. Mauricio, the proprietor, does a great job serving up an amazing breakfast while overlooking the Pacific in the jungle atmosphere you...

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Costa Rica
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed here Xmas 2016 & had a great stay. Well priced, awesome views, nice clean rooms and a great breakfast. Highly recommended staying here for the price range. No lunch or evening meals but plenty of options close by.

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Reviewed 31 August 2016

The hotel is placed on a hill side at the beach, and we were lucky to get a room with a nice terrace overlooking the beautifull bay. The breakfast was nice and the staff very helpfull. Very good value at a great spot in interesting Drake Bay.

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 25 August 2016

An off-the-charts delightful stay in beautiful Drake Bay. Great rooms, inspiring views, a great value, helpful fun staff and a launching point to El Corcovado National Park. Breakfast in the treetops. You couldn't ask for a better place to stay (if you can handle the 100 steps up to the room from the road (no escalator here). I'd highly recommend...

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Auckland
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Everything you want in an accommodation, this was a real highlight of our trip to costa rica. TOP TIP! Book the overnight corcovado trip through these guys and ask for Grevin, he was awesome has a real passion for nature and the environment is friendly, informative and lots of fun we had 3 days in drake bay and 1 in...

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Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Nice view and good housing, but we were disappointed about the bill when we left : it did not correspond to the price agreed before ($100 instead of $80). We did a snorkeling tour to caño island which was nice but still expensive, as most of the other activities.

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Great location in the center of Drake (literally 2 minutes from the main beach - which is not too pretty though), great ocean view from on-site restaurant, clean and comfortable cabin that was cleaned daily. Staff was okay and helpfull too, especially upon checkout when they arranged our transport back to San Jose (at normal costs). While we did spot...

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Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 30 July 2016

A beautiful little resort in a very funky little community, but be prepared for a long hike up stairs. Rooms are situated in such a way that there is a lot of privacy, has a beautiful outdoor breakfast area overlooking the ocean. We stayed in the highest level room and LOVED IT. Be aware that not all rooms have AC...

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  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Las Cotingas provides a beautiful location, great cabins, and excellent service. We treat our clients as if they were at home. We have the best view of Drake Bay. Come and visit us! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ranchitos Las Cotingas

Address: Agujitas Town, Drake Bay 60503, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Drake Bay
Price Range: $47 - $128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Ranchitos Las Cotingas 2.5*
Number of rooms: 7
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Ranchitos Las Cotingas Hotel Drake Bay
Ranchitos Las Cotingas Costa Rica/Drake Bay
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“Sea view worth the extra money- stunning”
surfchickUk, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I had the least expensive room and loved it.”
goliver973, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“End room with balcony with full view of ocean.”
Stensafriend, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ocean view rooms really have the best views but you can also use the hammock in the restaurant area”
86jasperw, 31 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The top-most room had incredible views from the little outside deck, with a hammock. Also had AC.”
MaryF610, 30 Jul 2016 | Read review
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