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    Campanario Biological Station

    Osa Peninsula, Corcovado National Park, Costa Rica
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    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
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          Reviewed 11 March 2017

          We spent 5 nights at Campanario and loved every minute. The station is located on a beautiful bay with good swimming and backs onto primary rainforest that is rich in bird and other animal life. We were impressed with every part of our trip, beginning...More

          2  Thank NorthPaws
          Reviewed 17 March 2016

          This was my second time at Campanario (my wife’s first) and it was really good to go back. It’s a great way to see a beautiful, unspoilt part of the world and the fact it’s off grid and remote just adds to the experience. As...More

          1  Thank Hugh S
          Reviewed 8 June 2015

          Absolutely loved this place! My husband and I came here on our honeymoon, hoping for an adventure we would never forget and found that here. Staff, volunteers, and other guests were helpful, friendly, and very knowledgeable about the wildlife, and prepared to go on a...More

          2  Thank patblonski
          Reviewed 1 June 2015

          I fell in love with this place right when we arrive on the boat.The staff members were extremely nice and very welcoming. The cooking was great. The building itself was very cozy. The showers were very clean and refreshing after a long hot day. The...More

          2  Thank sunrise318dawn
          Reviewed 21 May 2015

          We arrived at Campanario the day after Christmas after flying into San Jose, taking a car to Sierpe, and spending the night there. Up to this point, we had already had quite an adventure, so we weren't sure what to expect. Campanario is truly a...More

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          The Campanario Biological Station is a remote environmental education center for students, families, and those adventurous individuals who would like to disconnect from "civilization". We offer the simple comforts of life - plenty of good food, clean facilities, and comfortable sleeping arrangements. Jungle living generally requires a change of habits. The sun rises early, and most everyone is up with the sun, be this for bird watching, for taking a swim at dawn, or for just having coffee on the front porch to watch the splendid colors over the ocean. Campanario is off-the-grid in most every way: no roads, no national system of electricity or water service, no mail delivery or trash pick-up, no internet service, no washing machines, TVs or air conditioners, etc. Etc., Living at Campanario is generally a life style change for most. We generally adapt to the environment rather than adapting the environment to suit us. We are doing everything possible to keep our ecological footprint small.
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          Q/ What is included in a basic package of 3 days/nights?
          30 January 2015|
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          Response from Campanario | Property representative |
          A/ The packages include round trip boat transport from Sierpe or Drake Bay to and from Campanario, 3 nights lodging in Campanario, 3 hearty meals daily, tour to San Pedrillo in Corcovado National Park, guided hikes within... More
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          Q/ Are there packages available with tours and activities?
          30 January 2015|
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          Response from Campanario | Property representative |
          A/ Normally, we work with packages, particularly for students and families. Depending on the package or program, activities can include: hikes within the Campanario reserve, a hike through forest to Corcovado National... More
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          Q/ What is the Campanario Biological Station?
          30 January 2015|
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          Response from Campanario | Property representative |
          A/ Campanario is principally a facility for tropical rainforest studies and research. Most of our participants are students, but many families and individuals come for the adventure and for learning. We’ve even had... More
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          "All cabins look good, but higher cabins have better ocean views."
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          "Don't expect a five star hotel in the jungle, but this was the next best thing! Ultimate jungle..."
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          "Any of the cabins are wonderful - we stayed in the one highest on the hill, has the best view out the front..."
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          "Every room was amazing!"
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