We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Blue Jay Lodge

    800 sur Banco de costa rica Playa Carmen Mal Pais, Mal Pais, Costa Rica
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          US$ 78
          US$ 68
          SAVE US$ 10
          US$ 78
          US$ 68
          Traveller (90)
          Pool & Beach (22)
          Room & Suite (21)
          Hotel Oasis
          147 reviews
          #4 of 8 hotels in Mal Pais
           
          Hotel Moana
          420 reviews
          #3 of 8 hotels in Mal Pais
           
          Hotel Tropico Latino
          552 reviews
          #2 of 26 hotels in Santa Teresa
           
          Hotel Casa Chameleon
          382 reviews
          #2 of 8 hotels in Mal Pais
           
          Overview
          • Excellent48%
          • Very good35%
          • Average8%
          • Poor8%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Bar/Lounge
          Kitchenette
          Pets Allowed
          Wheelchair Access
          2.5 Star Hotel
          All hotel details
          {"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
          Hotel Oasis
          147 reviews
          #4 of 8 hotels in Mal Pais
           
          Hotel Moana
          420 reviews
          #3 of 8 hotels in Mal Pais
           
          Hotel Tropico Latino
          552 reviews
          #2 of 26 hotels in Santa Teresa
           
          Hotel Casa Chameleon
          382 reviews
          #2 of 8 hotels in Mal Pais
           
          Rooms
          9 Jul10 Jul
          |
          1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          Show Available Rooms
          Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 6 partner sites to see rooms from US$ 68.
          We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Mal Pais hotels with availability
          Standard Room

          Getting you more information on this room

          Free Cancellation
          Select
          {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "6b2dc3ac70ac4d5587fe54816584f5e4", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":308602,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[61577464],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":9,"month":7,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":10,"month":7,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":68,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"6b2dc3ac70ac4d5587fe54816584f5e4","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":78,"lowestMetaPrice":68,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":78,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":78,"lowestMetaPrice":68,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":78,"hotelName":"Blue Jay Lodge","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjZiMmRjM2FjNzBhYzRkNTU4N2ZlNTQ4MTY1ODRmNWU0IiwiQUlLIjoiNzgwNmIzNTUxODZkNDNkNDkxM2ZlNDczNDI3YThlNWYifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "09/07/2017", "checkOut": "10/07/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$ 68", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"61577464":"BookingCom","79087232":"OrbitzEWS","79646856":"CheapTicketsEWS","109398687":"HotelsCom2IB"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","dust":{},"moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
          Write a Review
          Turn Your Opinions into Points!
          Turn your opinions into JPMiles
          Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
          *You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
          JPMiles / Payback Arrow
          JPMiles / PAYBACK
          50
          Reviews (114)
          Traveller rating
          Traveller type
          Time of year
          Language
          There are newer reviews for Blue Jay Lodge See the most recent reviews

          11 - 15 of 114 reviews

          Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

          My sister and I visited in rainy season and were the only guests there, enjoyed a fabulous bungalow with ocean views and relaxing hammocks. The only drawback to low season is lots of the town was closed. We practical had it to ourselves. The owner...More

          Thank alaskangonesouth
          Reviewed 7 April 2015

          The reviews of this place had me a little apprehensive. But my experience was excellent. This place is a solid 10 minute walk to the little town near Playa Del Carmen beach, but I rented a bike and that made it very easy. There is...More

          4  Thank KLAvisitor
          Reviewed 26 March 2015

          Spent 1 night at this place. The cabins are very nice especially for the price, but the morning manager, an older married guy, started hitting on me as I checked out, asking me for a "goodbye kiss" and pulling me into an unwelcome embrace. When...More

          2  Thank K W
          Reviewed 19 March 2015

          The Blue Jay lodge offers a great place with a great view, and for a reasonably cheap rate at $60/night, it is fair. Although the stairs leading up to the rooms can be steep and lengthy to climb on a full stomach. But it still...More

          Thank QTVu
          Reviewed 27 February 2015

          Run by a lovely Costa Rican family (values statement - everywhere else I stayed was expat owned, I think). 2 minute walk to the ocean, located on the hillside with the jungle. You are in nature here. You will have surprise visitors in and around...More

          1  Thank Deborah W
          Hotel Oasis
          147 reviews
          #4 of 8 hotels in Mal Pais
           
          Hotel Moana
          420 reviews
          #3 of 8 hotels in Mal Pais
           
          Hotel Tropico Latino
          552 reviews
          #2 of 26 hotels in Santa Teresa
           
          Hotel Casa Chameleon
          382 reviews
          #2 of 8 hotels in Mal Pais
           
          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$ 64 - US$ 96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #6 Romantic Hotel in Mal Pais
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 7
          • Reservation Options
          • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Orbitz, Booking.com, Expedia, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Cheap Tickets and Priceline so you can book your Blue Jay Lodge reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
          • Location
          • Costa Rica >
          • Province of Puntarenas >
          • Mal Pais
          • Also Known As
          • Blue Jay Hotel Mal Pais
          Add Photo Photos
          Traveller (90)
          Pool & Beach (22)
          Room & Suite (21)
          Dining (3)
          Hotel & Grounds (71)
          Family and Play Areas (5)
          Bathroom (2)
          Nearby
          Hotel Vista de Olas
          509 reviews
          .65 km away
           
          Hotel Moana
          420 reviews
          .78 km away
           
          Hotel The Place
          170 reviews
          .77 km away
           
          Hotel Oasis
          147 reviews
          .61 km away
           
          Nearby Restaurants
          The Bakery
          1,238 reviews
          1.13 km away
          Las Caracolas
          283 reviews
          .58 km away
          Koji's
          596 reviews
          1.48 km away
          Las Piedras
          230 reviews
          1.26 km away
          Nearby Attractions
          Jobbie's Long Boards
          68 reviews
          1.25 km away
          Playa Carmen
          121 reviews
          1.03 km away
          Adventure Tours Mal Pais
          9 reviews
          1.03 km away
          Pacific Dirt Road Adventures
          48 reviews
          1.03 km away
          Questions & Answers
          Get quick answers from Blue Jay Lodge staff and past guests.
          Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
          Posting guidelines
          Submit
          Room Tips
          "the cabins at the top are not for the unfit or lazy!"
          Read review
          "Go for a bungalow up top. I had "Iguana" and it was excellent."
          Read review
          "Just make sure you are OK with nature before booking here!"
          Read review
          "Views at the top are nice but a heavy price to pay for the hike up there. Rooms are too hot to be in during..."
          Read review
          Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
          Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing