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    The Zancudo Lodge

    Playa Zancudo, Golfito 60701, Costa Rica
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    27/8/2017 28/8/2017
    Traveller (119)
    Dining (25)
    Room & Suite (22)
    • Excellent96%
    • Very good3%
    • Average1%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
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    “world class” (11 reviews)
    “tuna” (18 reviews)
    “blue marlin” (10 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Laundry Service
    Shuttle Bus Service
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 125 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    I'm avid traveling fisherman, photographer and have been many fishing lodges. The Zancudo Fishing Lodge is at the top of any lodges I have visited. The tuna fishing was excellent the few days we were there. Being an avid fisherman I know the fishing conditions...More

    Thank Sam R
    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 17 February 2017

    My family and I just finished our third trip to the Zancudo Lodge, and once again, it did not disappoint. The attention to detail from the owners and staff at this property is excellent. I traveled with my two young sons, my parents, and some...More

    Thank Alec561
    Response from gmuff, General Manager at The Zancudo LodgeResponded 18 February 2017

    Wonderful having you all back again and we look forward to many many more years of great experiences and memories. We hope you enjoyed yourselves as much as we loved hosting your family and thank you again for your continued patronage!

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Have you ever thought to yourself am I really in paradise?" Well you have come to the right place my friend... As you encounter the feeling of complete serenity there is a view of the worlds most precious seas softly head of your discovery of...More

    Thank Cory M
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Not sure where to begin. I travel to Costa Rica approximately 3-4 times per year, ever since my first visit quite a few years ago!! I can't stay away. It is relaxing, exciting, relieving, peaceful, beautiful, mystifying; all wrapped up in one!! From pick-up at...More

    Thank aackley2017
    Reviewed 8 June 2017

    My first trip to the Zancudo Lodge ended only days ago, and I already miss the world class amenities provided by this wonderful resort. As soon as we exited our Sansa flight, I knew that our group was in for a wonderful experience as the...More

    Thank Jeremy B
    Response from gmuff, Owner at The Zancudo LodgeResponded 10 June 2017

    Thank you for your generous review. We're glad that you were able to experience a good sampling of our offerings at the Lodge and we do hope to see all of you back next year!

    Aguila de Osa
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    #4 of 8 hotels in Drake Bay
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    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • 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
    • Spa
    • Price range
    • US$281 - 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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    Traveller (119)
    Dining (25)
    Room & Suite (22)
    Pool & Beach (19)
    Hotel & Grounds (135)
    Bathroom (2)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    13 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
    Jim R
    21 April 2016|
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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
    Room Tips
    "Right on the beach, bring your flip flops."
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    "Every Room Is Top Notch :)"
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    "Sunset drinks are a must too if you are in Zancudo"
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    "All the rooms are quiet, comfortable, and have all the amenities that you need."
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