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    Playa Nicuesa Rainforest Lodge

    Parque Nacional Piedras Blancas, Golfito 1000, Costa Rica
    011 506 2258 8250
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 22 September 2014

    3 girlfriends and I were blessed to visit Playa Nicuesa, located in one of the most "virgin" places left in our beautiful country. We are all ex-pats but have lived in Costa Rica full time for many years. We were here for a 3 night...More

    1  Thank IsaCostaRica
    Response from NicuesaLodge, Owner at Playa Nicuesa Rainforest LodgeResponded 23 September 2014

    Thank you for your positive, upbeat review! We'll be sure to pass on your kind compliments to our staff. You're right, September is the less crowded season and also the time for Humpback Whales! Since you live in Costa Rica, come back and visit us...More

    Reviewed 7 September 2014

    The minute you land in Puerto Jimenez and take the boat across the magical Golfo Dulce, you'll notice that your stresses melt away. Only to be replaced by the exhilarating anticipation for the 'dock on the bay'. Arriving at Nicuesa, starting with the first sight...More

    Thank Sylmontg703
    Response from NicuesaLodge, Owner at Playa Nicuesa Rainforest LodgeResponded 23 September 2014

    We're just as happy having you visit us!!! Thanks for coming on our yoga retreats and for considering Nicuesa and Costa Rica your "happy place"! We feel the same way every time we get to the lodge. :-) We look forward to seeing you again...More

    Reviewed 6 September 2014

    We loved every minute of our week this past March at Nicuesa. I went, single-parenting, with two boys 13 and 15, and they had plenty to do and see. The fresh food was great, the other guests were interesting, the site itself has to be...More

    1  Thank barksducks
    Response from NicuesaLodge, Owner at Playa Nicuesa Rainforest LodgeResponded 23 September 2014

    Thanks for your review. We're really glad that you and your boys had a great time with us. Thanks for giving us your positive comments and good tips for other travelers. Welcome back!

    Reviewed 3 September 2014

    My husband and I had a wonderful 4-night stay at Nicuesa. We loved the hiking trails, the kayaking, and seeming to have the entire Golfo Dulce to ourselves! The food was plentiful and really excellent and we really enjoyed the staff. We found plenty to...More

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    Response from NicuesaLodge, Owner at Playa Nicuesa Rainforest LodgeResponded 23 September 2014

    Thank you for your great review and really useful travel tips to other future guests! It's true, it is wet in the rainforest, especially at this time of year. Our solar drying room works pretty efficiently and we're happy you were pleased with that service....More

    Reviewed 3 September 2014

    We stayed 4 nights at Nicuesa. From the moment we were picked up at the airstrip until the time of departure we had a fantastic time. As we approached the lodge by boat, we were surrounded by dolphins greeting us. All the staff were very...More

    1  Thank Mike M
    Response from NicuesaLodge, Owner at Playa Nicuesa Rainforest LodgeResponded 23 September 2014

    Wow! What a review! Thank you! Your detailed description and appreciation of all of the wildlife you saw, activities you did, and our staff's service is fantastic. Tell your daughter that we are sorry about the scorpion, but very happy she is all right and...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
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    kraejohnson
    15 October 2017|
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    Response from bookluver | Reviewed this property |
    As the earlier reviewer said there are outlets. I was there in late June which is rainy season and by the night it cools down. Many evenings were warm but not uncomfortable for sleeping. I had some of the best sleeps as I... More
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    16 January 2017|
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    The 24-hour solar electricity system at Nicuesa Lodge cannot handle the surge of a blow dryer. As in all of Costa Rica, we have outlets that are compatible with U.S. standard plugs/electrical appliances, so you may charge... More
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    30 November 2016|
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    The average temperatures in June are in the high 80s F (30 C) during the day, and in the mid to low 70s F (24 C) at night. We have ceiling fans in all of our rooms, which also let in plenty of fresh air, for temperature... More
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