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.

Cabinas Pura Vida

Traveller (72)
Room & Suite (64)
Dining (27)

Overview

AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free parking
Non-smoking hotel
Family Rooms
Concierge
Wheelchair Access
Housekeeping
2.5 Star accommodation
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel"},"scriptFlags":null}
Rooms
7 Apr8 Apr
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 10 partner sites to see rooms from US$ 57.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Drake Bay hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "c5bf7ed953bb48cab4813d0b87188314", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":2339380,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[48929313],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":7,"month":4,"year":2019},"checkout":{"day":8,"month":4,"year":2019},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":57,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"c5bf7ed953bb48cab4813d0b87188314","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":57,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"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":null,"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":57,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Cabinas Pura Vida","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":true,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImM1YmY3ZWQ5NTNiYjQ4Y2FiNDgxM2QwYjg3MTg4MzE0IiwiQUlLIjoiNDBmYjEwNTBjYjNhNDhmYjgzMTc3YmU0MDM4YjVhOGEifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","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,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "07/04/2019", "checkOut": "08/04/2019", "lowestPrice": "US$ 57", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"48929313":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive"},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"name":"ibex_mismatch_message"},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive"},"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\"\/>"}
Reviews (164)
Filter reviews
89 results
Traveller rating
61
21
4
1
2
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
61
21
4
1
2
Show reviews that mention
All reviews pura vida rooms are clean shared kitchen small room great accommodation nice place to stay costa rica bahia drake excellent stay would definitely stay here again book tours water taxi hot water national park every morning air conditioning gabriela
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 89 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in Las Cabinas Pura Vida for a weekend in Drake Bay. We were on a budget so this worked out great for us. The rooms are very well priced, very clean, offered towels, strong AC, nice shower, access to a full kitchen/fridge and...More

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank mvt2105
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cabinas Pura Vida offers great accommodation with everything you need. The owner Norlyn knows most of the people (if not everyone?) in Bahia Drake and was extremely helpful in arranging our activities before arrival making our stay so smooth. He helped us arrange scuba dive,...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Modiro
Reviewed 5 February 2019

The family running it are extremely welcoming and helpful. The rooms are very clean and the chill out area is very nicely put together with a kitchen available for you to cook your own food if you want. It's about a 5 minute walk to...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Wattage8
Reviewed 4 February 2019

We spend 2 nights here - 1 before and after at tour in Corcovado. Upon arrivel we were met by the very kind and helpful owner - the husband speaks English really well, the wife understands it, but speak only a little - this doesn't...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank LPHDK
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Fine place to stay at Drake Bay, Costa Rica. Clean rooms with lots of shelves and hangers. Young proprietors were very friendly and accommodating and keep property in tip top shape. Can arrange any activities, such as diving or tour tonCorcovado NP, through them. Also...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank dougp629
View more reviews
About
Description
Pura Vida Drake Bay Cabins is located in the center of Drake Bay just 400 meters from the beach, since its opening in 2007 to been operated by a couple of young Costa Ricans, Norlyn and Gabriela. All our rooms have More air conditioning, private bathrooms, hot water and we offer our new kitchen for your convenience. We also have a secure parking and beautiful garden with hammocks right on the terrace of your room. We also organize guided tours to Corcovado National Park (Sirena or San Pedrillo Station) Caño Island (Diving or snorkeling) and more! Cabinas Pura Vida is your best option in Bahia Drake by price, quality and service, we will be glad to serve you! Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-smoking rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-smoking rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$ 45 - US$ 68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Cabinas Pura Vida Drake Bay, Costa Rica
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Drake Bay
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-smoking rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$ 45 - US$ 68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Cabinas Pura Vida Drake Bay, Costa Rica
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Drake Bay

Photos

Traveller (72)
Room & Suite (64)
Dining (27)
Pool & Beach (7)
Family and Play Areas (132)
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 9 nearby hotels
Drake Bay Getaway Resort
240 reviews
.84 km away
Jinetes de Osa Hotel
421 reviews
1.02 km away
Aguila De Osa
546 reviews
1.26 km away
Drake Bay Wilderness Resort
387 reviews
1.44 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 19 nearby restaurants
Kalaluna Bistro'
158 reviews
1.00 km away
Drakes Kitchen, Casa El Tortugo
251 reviews
.67 km away
Claudios Grill
371 reviews
.22 km away
Bahia Azul Restaurant
86 reviews
.25 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 38 nearby attractions
Corcovado Info Center
236 reviews
.20 km away
Naturaseekers
13 reviews
1.18 km away
Corcovado Canopy Tour
47 reviews
.15 km away
Martina's Place Day & Night Tours
56 reviews
.32 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
dreamster
5 January 2018|
Answer
Response from Kjs5013 | Reviewed this property |
Whenever we were there the hotel provided transportation for any excursion booked through the hotel. I arrived by boat so unfortunately I don't know the transportation situation from the air strip, but the owner of the hotel... More
0
Votes

Room Tips

"better room number 1 and 2"
mikolino
26 Nov 2017
Read review
"All rooms are great, and come with A/C"
BillyK24
10 Jul 2017
Read review
"Ask about the trail you can walk for free that leads to a national park (you are not allowed to enter park..."
ajwg777
21 Feb 2017
Read review
"Avoid completely"
MaryM102
28 Nov 2016
Read review
Show More 
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