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Playa Cativo Lodge

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Playa Cativo Access only by boat, Golfito 60701 Costa Rica See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Free Airport Transportation
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Reachable only by boat 30 min from Golfito, no human neighbours, surrounded by the Pacific Ocean and rain forest. You can choose between hotel and lodge accomodation, you eat 3 course lunch and dinner from a healthy and rich menue, you refresh yourself in the...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank LenaM2638
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Peaceful, Unique, Romantic, Authentic cuisine. Visually stunning, Incredible, Delightful, Amazing!! From the minute you arrive you are in for a special experience. A massive thank you to all the team especially Stephen, Maggie and Francesco.

Date of stay: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the most wonderful surprise. We arrived at the hotel after a fabulous boat trip across the bay from Pueto Himenez having stopped to see some spotted dolphins playing in the bay. The hotel is set back from the sea in glorious gardens and...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank JoWebb59
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Where do I start to describe how wonderful and special it is to stay at Playa Cativo. The location is amazing - only accessible by water, half hour from Golfito, on the edge of the jungle. The room is beautifully appointed, plenty of room with...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank PhilW978
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are a family of four, with two teenagers, and stayed at Playa Cativa Lodge for four nights. Our experience with this lodge started impressively, as we were collected from the airport and taken to the lodge in a 25 minute boat journey, where we...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Kate L
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Description
Accessible exclusively by boat, Playa Cativo Eco Lodge is surrounded by Piedras Blancas National Park in the Osa Peninsula, Costa Rica, and offers luxury beachfront accommodations in harmony with nature. More Enjoy romantic gourmet meals and a selection of tours and adventures, including rain forest hikes, bird watching, stand up paddle boarding, dolphin sightseeing and yoga. All our room rates include: •Meet and greet at the local airport (Golfito or Puerto Jiménez) and one round-trip scenic boat transfer from town of arrival •First-class lodging, featuring spectacular views of the ocean & rainforest. •Three à la carte, multi-course meals per day (in-room dining also available). •Freshly brewed coffees and teas. •Use of kayaks, stand up stand up paddle boards and snorkeling gear in Cativo Bay. • The introduction to the tropical rainforest guided tour •Access to self-guided hiking trails around our private tropical •A “surprise and delight” in-room amenity. Twice daily maid service & wifi Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Parking
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Hotel Style
Onsen
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On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Hotel Style
Onsen
,
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
18
Price range
US$483 - US$1,162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Playa Cativo Lodge Costa Rica/Golfito
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Golfito
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Hotel Style
Onsen
,
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
18
Price range
US$483 - US$1,162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Playa Cativo Lodge Costa Rica/Golfito
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Golfito
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Traveller (195)
Pool & Beach (47)
Room & Suite (33)
Dining (19)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Babs41
3 July 2018|
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Response from Allen M | Property representative |
Dear Babs41, Thank you for contacting us, there are no specific nesting places for turtles around Golfo Dulce, most nesting sites are up in Guanacaste porvince or the Caribean, though we do get to see them around Golfo... More
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DebbieSanAntono
23 June 2018|
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Hello Dear Debbie, We are located into the most magical rain forest of Costa Rica, and yes your hiking shoes may get wet when exploring the forest on tours or walking thorough the trails, but the lodge provides rubber... More
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"Check the web- site, depends on what you want and why you are there."
JoWebb59
2 weeks ago
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"I don't think you could find a bad room."
PhilW978
3 weeks ago
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"We enjoyed one premier and one luxury guest room, meanin we could stay close by as one is above the other."
katelE9918DD
4 weeks ago
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"They are all wonderful"
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