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Boulder
Reviewed 16 April 2009

Jolanda and David run a wonderful lodge. Their guide Eric is superb, especially at finding mammals in Corcovado Park. We also enjoyed the night tour and the trip to Cano Island (our 8 year olds loved their first experience snorkeling.) Our boys are picky eaters, I call them "pastafarians" since that's about all they eat, so we especially appreciated the...

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Suffolk
Reviewed 8 April 2009

This was our first stop, and although very tired after our journey from England, I instantly relaxed. We stayed in the "honeymoon cabin" which I liked as it was a little more private than some of the other rooms. I loved sitting watching the birds and animals pass by. David was a great host, and we had some enjoyable trips...

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Panton, VT
Reviewed 4 April 2009

My wife and I spent 7 nights at Las Caletas in February 2009. The lodge has 8 to 10 or so rooms/cabins and hosts perhaps 15 - 20 people at a time. The setting is simple and you arrive by motor boat with a short dash through the surf to the beach... expect to get a little wet.... it's warm...

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Oregon
Reviewed 27 March 2009

Anything is possible if you ask---that is what I have found there. The wildlife outside the open windows, the views, the trips (Eric is great and we saw a Puma!), the food, the friendly travelers. After one visit with friends, I had to return with husband so he could also enjoy this area and hotel. He also fell in love...

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Raleigh, NC
Reviewed 21 March 2009

We agree with many of the other reviewers that gave this place high ratings. The views are beautiful and there are many hiking paths and opportunities. The food was very good and Eric is a very good tour guide. The only problem we had came at the end when we went to pay our bill. When we confirmed our reservation...

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Kennett Square PA
Reviewed 21 March 2009

My wife and I stayed in 2 places while in costra Rica. This was the 2nd of the two. Las Caletas although nice in location was lacking in other areas. After arriving by transfer from another lodge, our driver was told it would be approx 10 minutes for our boat pick up. They showed up about an 1.5 hrs later....

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Boston
Reviewed 12 March 2009

We loved Drake Bay, and Las Caletas was a terrific hotel. The views from the top were stunning, and it has access to a lovely beach and snorkeling. Good food and service as well, and the tours with Eric were very good.

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Amsterdam
Reviewed 25 February 2009

We stayed a total of 11 days on the Drake Bay coast. For those who haven't been there it is a coastline backed by jungle and there is no traffic out of town. Everybody arrives by boat at their respective lodges and so does all the supplies to serve all the guests. We first stayed five days in a larger...

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Boulder Creek, California
Reviewed 11 February 2009

Honestly I would say this is the very best place to stay in Drake/Corcovado and I researched them all. Why? 1. Location They are located the perfect distance from town. The hotel has one of the best beaches in the area with excellent swimming and snorkeling. Really spectacular views from right in front of the restaurant as well as several...

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Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 8 February 2009

We weren't sure about this place when we booked it but after spending five nights there I have to say that it was the high point of our three week vacation in Costa Rica. We stayed in a Cuarto with a private bathroom and electricity and it was nice and clean but don't expect a five star hotel. It's rustic...

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  • Free Internet
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
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Las Caletas Lodge offers comfortable and clean accommodations; fresh and delicious food and a friendly and helpful staff who will make the best effort to make our guests stay an unforgettable nature experience combined with a family atmosphere. Enjoy the great panoramic ocean and rainforest views and awake by the sound of the rainforest and ocean. You'll be surrounded by an exuberant vegetation with wildlife of all shapes, sizes and colors. Careful landscaping highlights our natural setting. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Las Caletas Lodge

Address: Playa Las Caletas, Drake Bay, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Drake Bay
Price Range: €133 - €171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Las Caletas Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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Hotel Las Caletas Lodge Costa Rica/Drake Bay
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