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Finca Maresia

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Jamestown, New York
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We absolutely loved Finca Maresia. I couldn't think of a better way to spend our time in Drake Bay. The whole experience was great. Miguel was very helpful throughout the planning process and answered my many questions. We arrived by boat from Sierpe and were met on the beach by Miguel, who took us up to Finca Maresia in his...

Thank annika_lucky13
Reviewed 31 October 2016

We had a fantastic stay at Finca Maresia, Juan was great at organising everything before we arrived, he organised for a taxi to pick us up from the airport and when we arrived he talked us through the activities we could do during our stay. Juan was extremely informative, he knew all of the best things to do in the...

Thank Josiecoops123
Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

An amazing cabin lodge in the jungle outside the little beach town. Juan, one of the live-on-site owners, took care of all our needs and cooked us a few excellent dinners. We stayed there for three nights, met some great people in the common area during our dinner together, felt part of nature with birds and animals all around us....

Thank Guy S
Reviewed 27 October 2016

THE place to stay while in Drake Bay. It's popular so book ahead. The terrace is a nice place to chill and drink a beer, while using the telescope to look at birds/animals. The garden is wonderful with all kinds of flora and fauna. The bunkers are nice and have a hammock on the terrace (we had a 'standard room')....

Thank Ulse U
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

My girlfriend and I stayed here for the past 4 nights and had a truly great time! Many credits for this perfect experience go to Juan, the owner of the place. He's a super friendly guy and a pleasant conversationist. But he also takes great effort in making your stay as pleasant as possible: He picks you up / drops...

2Thank 19Caesar80
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Finca Maresia for three days. The owner Juan picked is up from the beach and arranged everything perfectly for us. He gave us very helpfull and detailed information about our tours and was always sincerly interested when we came back from one of the tours. Everynight he cooks a 4 cours meal for his guests. You can...

Thank Renée W
Ghent, Belgium
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We stayed in Finca Maresia 5 nights with my family (3 kids: 13, 12, 9, all in one of the big rooms). We all loved this so special place! Everything is superb: the location, the rooms, the shower, the food, the dining-lounge area, the activities to do, the jungle noises during night, the company during dinners. The whole area of...

1Thank EditCoro
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

We highly recommend this place. Juan (one of the owners) sent us a lot of useful information to get there. He came to pick us up when we arrived by boat. The place is 2km far from the center but it's totally OK, because the town has nothing to do. The beauty of the area resides in the jungle and...

Thank Marc M
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Me and my boyfriend stayed here mid July and it was the most incredible experience. We stayed in the superior room which was amazing, open bathroom/shower so you could look over at the rainforest and two hammocks on the balcony- every evening we would sit and watch the thunder storms and torrential rain, nothing like I have experienced before! Room...

Thank Izzy C
Reviewed 30 August 2016

On arriving at Finca Maresia I felt like I had arrived in paradise. It really does have stunning views, cosy rooms and the food is delicious. However my stay back in January 2016 was marred by the fact that I had money stolen from me twice. On my first day I left my money in my room and went for...

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Juazo, Propietario at Finca Maresia, responded to this review

Dear Jenna, Since you sent me the mail informing me about this situation in january, the worker who might have access to my safe is not working here any more. Inmediately we bought safes for the basic rooms, so, since some months ago, have safe in all the rooms and bungalows, to be sure not to happen anything similar any...

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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Finca Maresia

Address: Camino a los Planes, Drake Bay, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Drake Bay
Price Range: ₹ 1,827 - ₹ 5,753 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
Also Known As:
Finca Maresia Hotel Drake Bay
Finca Maresia Drake Bay, Costa Rica
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Superior rooms are worth the extra money! Surreal view.”
  • Incredible open bathroom
 of 5 bubbles 207izzyc, 2 Sep 2016 | Read review
“"Try to get a superior room and stay for several days..."”
 of 5 bubbles ZurichFam, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All rooms good”
 of 5 bubbles SVLondonuk, 17 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Opt for a bungalow if you can - there are plenty of activities for 4-5 nights”
 of 5 bubbles HarryA956, 17 Apr 2016 | Read review
“The bungalows have great terraces with hammocks”
 of 5 bubbles Blue_Bamboo_Presents, 7 Mar 2016 | Read review
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