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    Lookout Inn Lodge

    Carate, Corcovado National Park, Costa Rica
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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          Reviewed 1 March 2017

          We spent four wonderful days at Terry and Kattia’s Lookout Inn, experiencing the sounds and sights of the birds, reptiles, insects and animals of the Osa Peninsula - more so than we ever imagined. There are two means of accessing the remote location, either by...More

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          Response from lookoutinn, Owner at Lookout Inn Lodge

          moose head thats canadian eh ?? thank you so much for the visit and this wonderful review -- food is still the best and best happy hour in costa rica -- thanks again... terry and the entire team

          Reviewed 10 February 2017

          My husband and I stayed here for a week, in the Blue Butterfly room. Everything about this place is special: the food, the views, the wildlife, the rooms, the service, the many nooks and crannies, gardens, ponds, pools, hammocks, etc etc. We thought of it...More

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          Response from lookoutinn, Guest Relations Manager at Lookout Inn Lodge

          From all of us here at the LOI we thank for choosing us and writing such a beautiful review. We truly loved having you here. We hope to see you again soon. and dont forget we have a beautiful new hotel in puerto jimenez with...More

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          Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

          Nick wrote a wonderful review. We stayed at the same time as they did. I just felt this place had everything. If you want a once in a lifetime experience this is the place to visit. Food was great! The entire staff were always looking...More

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          Response from lookoutinn, Guest Relations Manager at Lookout Inn Lodge

          Thank you very much Gary & Sandy for the terrific review. We loved hosting the 2 of you and can't wait to see you again. Don't forget our wonderful property in Puerto Jimenez with "Amazing Pool " the Hotel Inn Jimenez. We are located one...More

          Reviewed 31 January 2017

          This place, staff, owner, beachfront and jungle are amazing! We came back for a second visit a couple years later because this is such a great one of a kind find. Our visit was an entire 7 days at this property which allowed us for...More

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          Response from lookoutinn, Owner at Lookout Inn Lodge

          new york new york --took me 22 minutes to read this wonderful review thank you 2 for returning we have many return guests and we are very proud and happy about this -- it tells us we are doing something correct so i thank you...More

          Reviewed 22 January 2017

          This was the most unique, beautiful, and quite frankly the best hotel accommodation I have ever had the privilege of visiting. This was the highlight of our trip to Costa Rica. What an amazing setting: surrounded by untouched rain forest and expansive views of the...More

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          Response from lookoutinn, Owner at Lookout Inn Lodge

          just book here i like the sound of that ... its true we have it all and everyone is wonderful guests help and wild life --so please come back soon ... we shall keep the beer on ice -- dont forget our hotel in puerto...More

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          About
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          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Beachfront
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$88 - US$246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 6
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          • Location
          • Costa Rica >
          • Province of Puntarenas >
          • Osa Peninsula >
          • Corcovado National Park >
          • Carate
          • Also Known As
          • Lookout Hotel Carate ,
          • Lookout Inn Lodge Costa Rica/Carate
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          greg m
          Hi, I've been to CR many times but always Groupon deals with the tourists herd. How can I get to Carate from SJO, I saw that Sansa has a plane into Drake but couldn't find any flights into Carate. I want to come down end of May. Thanks Greg
          5 April 2017|
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          Response from pilgrim3739 | Reviewed this property |
          Flight from SJO to PJM , then either a taxi , or collectivo to look out inn . Quite a few visitors had hired cars and driven from PJM , and some had even driven from SJO , Though it would depend on the season ,and would need... More
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          Lori R
          Hi, Are you able to reserve day tours with guides for Corcovado for guests? Are you able to give me prices for that?
          3 January 2017|
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          Response from Kl-brise | Reviewed this property |
          Hi there, when we stayed at lookout there was a couple who did day tour through park with guide. Quite a hike, they said!it was 24km, hot, up and down. Terry suggested to us (as we were traveling with two kids 4 and 7) to do... More
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          4Dems
          Hello! I was just wondering if there is any easy way to get from Drake Bay to the Lookout Inn? Boat maybe? We are kind of limited for time on our vacation, but would love to make it to your lodge, if possible. Thank you! Jenine
          7 December 2016|
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          Response from lookoutinn | Property representative |
          hi our beach is a bit wild for boats best way is taxi ..let us know if u need more help ok 84 ' today sunny and wonderful
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          "This Inn is off the grid so be ready, no hot water, solar power, limited cell reception and wifi."
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          "open private outdoor experience comfortable tree houses as well as the more traditional indoor rooms"
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          "All the rooms were very nice but very different. Each has it's own feel."
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