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Antwerp, Belgium
Reviewed 19 July 2012

My husband and I spent early July 2012 3 days and 3 nights at Pirate's Cove in Drake Bay and had a wonderfull time. The staff was very friendly and accommodating. AFter 2 weeks of rice and black beans for breakfast, lunch and diner, we very much enjoyed the lunches and diner prepared by pirate cove's staff. The food was...

2Thank leen s
Santa Barbara, California
Reviewed 18 May 2012

Within 24 hours of making a week long stay reservation and paying for it in full about 3 months in advance we found out the cancellation policy is to keep 20% when staying any length of time- this can be substantial. We needed to cancel our reservation and the owner, Rick Lane was quite rude about working with me on...

2Thank Carone S
drake2006, Owner at Pirate Cove, responded to this review

It is impossible for anyone to make a reservation at Pirate Cove and pay for it online unless he or she reads and indicates understanding and agreement to our reservation and cancellation policies. There are two reasons for our policy. The first reason we do this is because once a reservation and partial payment is made, that reservation is 100%...

Denver, Colorado, United States
Reviewed 10 May 2012

My boyfriend and I stayed at Pirate Cove for three nights in early April and were pleased we had found this lovely place on the bay. We made the drive down from San Jose and what an adventure-took around 7-8 hours so be prepared. The potholes can swallow your car for nearly a 20 mile stretch! The staff at Pirate...

1Thank Jata25
Reviewed 24 April 2012

This is a very relaxing and comfortable place to stay. We were lucky as we stayed in one of the cabins that was perched on the hill, just above the beach facing the sea. The cabins don’t look particularly special from the outside but on the inside you’ll find them very comfortable, very clean and relaxing. The buildings are of...

3Thank TravelPad
Philadelphia, PA
Reviewed 16 April 2012

Stayed in a bungalow. The ceiling fan was more than enough to keep us cool; some nights we didn't even need it (we were there in April). Meals were varied, fresh, consistently good. Staff was friendly and helpful, and the mix of people from Europe and the Americans made for a great atmosphere. We did 3 tours in 6 days...

2Thank Seitchik
Reviewed 10 April 2012

My friend and I stayed here for 3 nights in March. The location is beautiful!! We stayed in a cabin which was basic, large and clean. We had a little trouble sleeping at night because we were not accustomed to warm temperature. The fans were helpful though. The balcony and hammock were great for relaxing! We had a nice view...

2Thank chipsahoycookies
Reviewed 23 March 2012

We drove to Drake Bay and the river crossings were no problem. Just have confidence and get on with it. Pirate Cove is on the beach and a great gateway to the National Park. The accommodation is fine and the 'family style' dinning is great for getting to know people from across the globe. The staff are very friendly. Steve...

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Sherwood Park
Reviewed 18 March 2012

I just spent 3 days and 3 nights at Pirate's Cove in Drake Bay and had a fantastic time. The staff are super great and accommodating. The trips were very enjoyable and educational and our guides were very knowledgeable. The food was excellent and just the right amount. The rooms were pleasant and I had no problem sleeping after enjoying...

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Granbury, Texas
Reviewed 9 March 2012

This was one of my favorite places in Costa Rica. Stayed in one of the a/c rooms and would definitely recommend that. Personnel outstanding. Kayaks, books, games available. The food was, hands down, the best we ate in any hotel or restaurant in CR. Was served in an open-air area at two long tables with the other guests, whom we...

1Thank Jill A
Orange, Texas
Reviewed 2 March 2012

We were in two of the three newer rooms with air conditioning. Large and comfortable. The staff is outstanding and eager to please. The food - well, it was the best we had in Costa Rica - cannot say enough about that!

2Thank kathrynemr

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Pirate Cove is a small hotel, consisting of comfortable cabins bungalows an Ac Room located on Osa Peninsula the least developed and most bio-diversified area of Costa Rica. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pirate Cove

Address: Next to the Drake Bay River, Drake Bay, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Drake Bay
Price Range: ₹ 13,419 - ₹ 19,966 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Pirate Cove 2.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Pirate Cove Drake Bay, Costa Rica
Hotel Style:
#5 Romantic Hotel in Drake Bay
#5 Family Hotel in Drake Bay
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Drake Bay
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“I do not think there is a bad room there!”
, 13 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Deluxe rooms are more intimate and have a great view of the ocean!”
M-CTraveler327, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Bungalows To hear nature and don't mind heat, Ac rooms if you need to cool down. Ask for a room with an ocean view.”
monicabU9286LU, 8 Apr 2017 | Read review
“definitely a bungalow”
moen4445, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms looking at the bay.”
Z549EImanuelb, 18 Aug 2016 | Read review
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