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    Crocodile Bay Resort

    Airport Road, Puerto Jimenez, Costa Rica
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    1 - 5 of 164 reviews

    Reviewed 13 August 2017

    Just got back from a wonderful week at CBR! My wife and I, along with our adult son and daughter and her boyfriend, had two adjoining rooms at the resort. The rooms are not luxury, but are very appealing, clean, comfortable, and functional. We really...More

    3  Thank DougandCarolineMc
    Response from AA H, General Manager at Crocodile Bay ResortResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for your fantastic and thorough review, Doug, Caroline, Zach, Mary, & Chris! We are so thrilled to hear that you all had a wonderful week in our corner of paradise, and that your room was a comfortable vacation home away from home. It...More

    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 18 April 2017

    My first trip to CR, and Crocodile Bay. Really enjoyed my time in San Jose, found the people wonderful and polite. Transportation was perfect, the little plane jump over to CBR is easy and beautiful. The lodge is right by the airstrip, very convenient. Accommodations...More

    2  Thank GrahamTrucks
    Reviewed 3 August 2017

    We can't wait to go back this Christmas. We went to Crocodile Bay for Christmas of 2015. It is a magical place. We can't wait to go back again this Christmas. I am counting the days. The fishing is fabulous, the tours are great, but...More

    Thank KarenLutto
    Response from AA H, General Manager at Crocodile Bay ResortResponded 11 August 2017

    Hello, Karen! Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We are so glad you had a wonderful fishing excursion, and that we can be a wonderful home away from home for your family! We are looking forward to having you with us again this...More

    Reviewed 4 May 2017

    I was with a group of 25 people for an annual corporate retreat and this was my first year attending the Crocodile Bay trip. Not only is the fishing truly world class, (we had tons of action and caught everything from Blue Marlin to Sail...More

    4  Thank Grant D
    Reviewed 4 May 2017

    Our first trip to Costa Rica couldn't have been better! Crocodile Bay Resort is clean, safe, has well kept grounds, and a staff that is friendly and attentive to your needs. The food is wonderful! The fishing guides are knowledgeable and focus on you having...More

    Thank pattripp
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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
    • Hot Tub
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    • US$ 343 - US$ 682 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Jimenez
    • #3 Family Hotel in Puerto Jimenez
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 40
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    • Puerto Jimenez
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    26 March 2017|
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    Response from TerryandChristina | Reviewed this property |
    Having been there in both the wet season (Nov) and dry season (Feb) we definitely preferred Nov. Everything is green and lush and the flowers are in there prime. Feb was the opposite - grass was brown, very few flowers and... More
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    Response from Bill R | Reviewed this property |
    They would keep a few edible fish that would be served as your dinner that day. Most of what we caught was catch & release, especially Sailfish & Marlin. There was no vacuum packing or freezing of any fish that I was aware... More
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