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Jinetes de Osa Hotel

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Lincoln, Nebraska
Reviewed 29 May 2010

We stayed here for three nights in January 2010. The staff was great, arranged boat transport from Palmar Sur to Drake Bay for us. The grounds of the lodge are great, the rooms are pretty basic (as would be expected in this area). The lodge helped arrange a day trip to Corcovado via boat to the Sirena ranger station on...

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minnesota
Reviewed 28 April 2010

My wife, two children ages five and half and my 88 year old mom recently spent two wonderful weeks at Jinetes de Osa. It was a glorious time and we quickly fell into a relaxing tropical routine. There wasn't anything we didn't like about our stay. I spent a fair amount of back and forth time on the internet and...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 27 April 2010

Great Hotel, amazing location, pristine rainforests and beaches, unique and diverse wildlife, an adventurers dream, a place that simply has to be visited!

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 26 April 2010

We had a fantastic holiday and were looked after superbly by Jessica and other staff at Jinetes de Osa. Drake Bay and the Osa peninsular are spectacular.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 25 April 2010

We stayed at Jinetes for five days this April and had a wonderful holiday. The hotel was simple but very compfortable and clean. Staff very friendly and helpful and food very good. We had an action packed five days - nature trails, hikes,snorkelling and canopy tour. Thoroughly enjoyed by the whole family.

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Monteverde
Reviewed 14 March 2010

Before going to stay in any hotel in Drake Bay, check to see when the town is holding their annual festival. On Friday night, March 5, the band in town (a mile from our hotel) rocked until 3 am with the loudest bass I have ever heard. Every one in our hotel complained the next morning and I met several...

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East Lansing, MI
Reviewed 13 March 2010

My son wanted his senior year spring break trip to be an 'adventure in the rainforest'. Costa Rica's Corcovado National Park seemed like a good fit, and I'm really glad we chose Jinetes De Osa. They arranged everything for us, fed us great food every day, and went out of their way to make our stay enjoyable. Their approach was...

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NYC
Reviewed 6 March 2010

I traveled to Jinetes de Osa for 5 days in February. It is a magical place only accessible by boat or by foot along the beach. I stayed in room 8 which someone else on this board spoke against - but I had no problem with it. The windows are high so you don't get a view but no one...

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Canada
Reviewed 23 February 2010

Let me start by saying that the holiday I just had in Costa Rica was wonderful, there is nothing quite like leaving snow behind for sun and adventure. We spent 5 days at Jinetes de Osa, all of which were most enjoyable. We arrived at the Drake airport (Google this if you are thinking it’s a bustling airport) which is...

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Kealakekua, Hawaii
Reviewed 4 February 2010

This was hands down the best place I have ever paid money to stay. It has the simple elegance and quietude of a tropical destination I expect. Its not luxurious, and even austere in some respects, but thats what made it great. The staff were wonderful, warm and gracious. The accomodations were simple but spotlessly clean and just enough of...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Come see Costa Rica as you always imagined; wild, beautiful and unexplored. Be one of the lucky few to scuba dive in the pelagic rich waters of Cano Island or explore one of the last remaining virgin lowland tropical rainforests of Corcovado National Park. Splendidly isolated in the tiny community of Drake Bay, Costa Rica, Jinetes De Osa Hotel is a friendly beachside retreat one hours boat ride down the jungle lined banks of the Sierpe River. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Jinetes de Osa Hotel

Address: 200 M Norte del Rio Aguajitas, Drake Bay, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Drake Bay
Price Range: €74 - €153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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Also Known As:
Hotel Jinetes De Osa
Jinetes De Osa Drake Bay
Jinetes De Osa Hotel Costa Rica/Drake Bay
Hotel Style:
#6 Romantic Hotel in Drake Bay
#6 Family Hotel in Drake Bay
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Drake Bay
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“get one that is in the building closer to the ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles 692lisan, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms with A/C are located on the top of the hotel (170 stairs) but are more peaceful and have the best view”
 of 5 bubbles marjom6, 19 Aug 2016 | Read review
“They all have great views!”
 of 5 bubbles 369brittaneyw, 29 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask about view and pay more for AC”
 of 5 bubbles P-and-J-Travel, 19 Jun 2016 | Read review
“The hotel was quite but there was a disco toward town that was blasting away most of the night”
 of 5 bubbles 290RobertP, 16 Apr 2016 | Read review
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