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Lookout Inn Lodge

Expedia.comUS$ 155*
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09/04/2017 10/04/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 160*
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Reviewed 3 March 2015

WOW The Lookout Inn is an amazing place to get a back to nature. Open air huts, monkeys and scarlet macaws everywhere. The only way we knew what time it was is when they blow the conch shell to call you for meals. And the food was great! The staff were all so nice and Terry is a very entertaining...

Thank Guillermo B
lookoutinn, Owner at Lookout Inn Lodge, responded to this review

a trip to the wild side .. i live this wonderful dream daily and we are so happy to share it with you all .. thanks so much ter

Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 2 March 2015

Lookout Inn was definitely the highlight of our two week trip. The only downside was how much we missed it after we left. We seriously had separation anxiety from this place! Terry and gang are communicative and supportive from the day you reach out to them. They were quick to respond to questions and handled billing seamlessly. They are very...

1Thank Nina O
lookoutinn, Owner at Lookout Inn Lodge, responded to this review

hello way up there in Washington -- Seattle thank u so much for the review and hanging out with terry and the gang remember terry and the pirates -- same place -- i think the new cuban place for food is called ''cafe con leche '' check it out dan is the owner and has been at the lookout inn...

Reviewed 24 February 2015

This place is really wonderful, its right on the ocean shore and at the same moment in the rainforest!!! Red Ara parrots, tucans, tapirs, monkeys, iguanas come everyday!!! Water in all hotel from artesian well and its very tasty. This Family hotel controlled by Terry and his wife named Katia. Terry very funny guy with good sence of humor. And...

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lookoutinn, Owner at Lookout Inn Lodge, responded to this review

the entire staff at the lookout inn wants to thank you all for staying with us and sharing your wonderful adventures AND experience .. thank you .. katya

Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 23 February 2015

Excellent food and helpful staff. Great location with amazing wildlife, beach and scenery. Off the beaten path but well worth the effort to get there. Options are riding in the back of a collectivo truck or in an air conditioned 4 wheel drive crew cab truck for a little more money. About a 2 hour trip over rough roads with...

Thank Rob P
lookoutinn, Owner at Lookout Inn Lodge, responded to this review

hey eh-- still have the lil rocks on the bar-- hope all is warm & comfy in canada its still 90'F sunny and hot here -- darn near perfect thanks again

Stittsville, Canada
Reviewed 22 February 2015

Terry and Katya (they are so sweet) and all the staff were so wonderful and accommodating (vegetarian meals with plenty of variety and flavour and nutrition and protein) and made us feel so welcome (even with my bellbottoms which are apparently so 1970s and I should be embarrassed). We are campers and hikers and love our national/provincial parks here in...

1Thank Michelle W
lookoutinn, Owner at Lookout Inn Lodge, responded to this review

i miss those bell bottoms daily -- please come back -- you guys were great thanks so much for hangin with us at the lookout inn..and yes its still warm and tropical here .. soon a few drops of rain will shower us and the lil rain frogs will be all over the place a great time to be here...

Reviewed 16 February 2015

My wife and I traveled to the Osa peninsula for our second time and this was our first, but not our last, at the lookout inn. As soon as you arrive, you are blown away by the beauty of this place. The cabins are set on a hill side, giving you a spectacular view of the Pacific ocean. The beach...

Thank TStein6
lookoutinn, Owner at Lookout Inn Lodge, responded to this review

hello u2 from roch minn. how is the weather up there>?? its still 90'F sunny & tropical here at the lookout inn.. and for those who are new reading this review these guys had a blast at our place --also we are on the beach thats right the PACIFIC OCEAN is right out your front door with the rain forest...

Irvine, California
Reviewed 14 February 2015

Waited until today, Valentine's Day, to write this because of the sense of love and care I experienced this week during my 4 night stay in a "Tiki Hut" at the Lookout Lodge at the Carate in the "Wild Osa" of Costa Rica. (And also to "wrap my mind around" the amazing experience I had at the end.) I thought...

2Thank Rick C
lookoutinn, Owner at Lookout Inn Lodge, responded to this review

WOW this review and experience is going to be tough to beat eh?? seeing a big cat is like hitting the lotto--$$$$ not sure which one would be more fun. i have been here 20 years seen all the other spotted cats but not the BIG GUY -- rick you are so blessed and lucky and thank u for sharing...

Rochester, New York
Reviewed 13 February 2015

We spent 5 nights at the Lookout Inn in the Blue Butterfly room in February 2015. It is hard to capture our experience in words as it was beyond our expectations. The views from our cabina were of the Pacific ocean and often included macaws, hawks, toucans and monkeys. The food was fresh, served buffet style so that we could...

lookoutinn, Owner at Lookout Inn Lodge, responded to this review

hey guys it was a pleasure to hang out with u2 - katya and i would like to invite you back soon and stay with us again as friends and family and bring me more shirts tooooo thanks guys take care and start packing

Ashville, Ohio
Reviewed 12 February 2015

This is a very nice place to stay it gives you the feel of an island home in the trees. The owner operated Inn has everything that you need lots of wildlife especially birds. Tapir, monkeys, iguana, possum etc. The food is excellent and the staff is very accomodating. I went here with a professional photographer on a workshop and...

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lookoutinn, Owner at Lookout Inn Lodge, responded to this review

hello camera man d. -- yes lookout inn a wonderful hang out for everyone that loves nature /food/sunsets/and family friendship-- say hello to toft photography for us and yes he visits us every year for a photo work shop.. ...sunny and perfect here in the tropics ... thanks again....

Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 11 February 2015

We spent five nights in the Blue Butterfly Room in June of 2013 for our Honeymoon and it was the most incredible experience. The food was fantastic, the accommodations were breath taking and the staff and owners were amazing. They were extremely friendly and personable. I loved our stay at The Lookout Inn and look forward to visiting again.

Thank sydhart
lookoutinn, Owner at Lookout Inn Lodge, responded to this review

hello ed-mont canada -- cold up there eh>>??? its still a chilling 90' F sunny /tropical/ warm and busy // darn monkeys all over the place thank u so much for the visit and the review... katya and terry

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Lookout Inn Lodge is a beach and rainforest ecolodge in Carate on Costa Rica's Osa Peninsula. We are located completely off the beaten path and conveniently located near an entrance to the world-renowned Corcovado National Park. Ideally situated to offer comfortable and affordable eco-friendly accommodations to adventure travelers visiting this remote part of Costa Rica, the Lookout Inn Lodge is sure to impress. Nestled in the hillside right above the road and alongside an isolated black sand beach, Lookout Inn Lodge provides our guests with spectacular views of the surrounding jungle rainforest, the majestic Pacific Ocean and an endless unspoiled Osa Peninsula coastline. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lookout Inn Lodge

Address: Carate, Corcovado National Park, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Corcovado National Park > Carate
Price Range: ₹ 5,433 - ₹ 13,549 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Lookout Inn Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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Lookout Hotel Carate
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“honeymoon suite, for being in your own”
  • open air , but privacy screened
  • my bed , it swings!
  • why to stay here
 of 5 bubbles pilgrim3739, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The Monkey Hut is our favorite room, but there are about 40 stairs up to it from the main level.”
  • Scarlet Macaws playing 10 meters off the main deck
 of 5 bubbles DrGermond, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We absolutely loved the Monkey House - private, open, and unique with spectacular views to the ocean.”
  • With no walls views are limitless.
  • Our 'open air' bed in the Monkey House.
  • The pounding surf of the Pacific as heard and seen from our room.
 of 5 bubbles NSMoosehead, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“I can only speak for the Blue Butterfly, and it was terrific.”
 of 5 bubbles girl2k2011, 10 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We liked views from the Monkey House”
  • Monkey House view
 of 5 bubbles nickp906, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
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