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La Purruja Lodge

Traveller (87)
Room & Suite (14)
Dining (5)
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
  • 27 Oct 2016
  • 11 Feb 2016
    “A diamond in the jungle”
Golfito, South Puntarenas Costa Rica, Golfito 60701 Costa Rica See on map
Non-Smoking Hotel
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1 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

The owner is really really really Nice. We Had an amazing stay here. We have camp in this huge and really well maintained garden and we have also taken cabins. Both were really great. We have seen some Tucans in the garden, many other birds,...More

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Reviewed 12 February 2016 via mobile

Stayed in Golfito one night before Puerto Jimenez.This Eco lodge was so beautiful..family ran by the most friendliest people.We arrived at 7am..due to a super early flight from San Jose.When we arrived so early there were no problems to let us check in.The tour guide...More

1  Thank flygurl1975
Reviewed 30 January 2016

Very nice room and facilities for the money, beautiful garden for realxing and admiring the local wildlife. Helpful owners - among other things they informed me that if I had a Tracopa bus ticket to San Jose or elsewhere, that I could use it to...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 16 November 2015

As we arrived Walter (the owner) came out to greet us. As noted in another review the check-in was informal. His garden like grounds and our room were immaculate! It's obvious he cares very much about his lodge. We were shown around the property and...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 29 September 2015

The vibe of this place is slightly odd. Our interactions with the innkeepers were a bit awkward, with no real check-in process and the final bill discussed in round figures. The central gazebo has a pool table, which is fun, but the swimming pool has...More

1  Thank John W
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US$ 36 - US$ 38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Golfito
Hotel class
Number of rooms
Price range
US$ 36 - US$ 38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Golfito
Traveller (87)
Room & Suite (14)
Dining (5)
Pool & Beach (2)
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8 February 2015
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    Jose S
    Se puede pagar con tarjera de credito???
    3 February 2016
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      No, solamente en efectivo
    Room Tips
    "Avoid the hostel room unless you're just staying over briefly on a tight budget."
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