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.

Drake Bay Wilderness Resort

Save
Traveller (332)
Room & Suite (55)
Storyboard
You may also like:
See all
Nearby Hotels
Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“the river”(33 reviews)
“cano island”(36 reviews)
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
All hotel details
Offers from Drake Bay Wilderness Resort
Special Offer: Package Deal
Offers from Drake Bay Wilderness Resort
Special Offer: Package Deal
You may also like:
See all
Nearby Hotels
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","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"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (361)
There are newer reviews for Drake Bay Wilderness Resort
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
276 results
Traveller rating
221
38
10
3
4
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
221
38
10
3
4
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsthe salt water poolthe rivercano islandcosta ricadaily laundry servicecorcovado national parkorganic farmrio clarohis motherduring rainy seasonfamily vacationan adventuredaily tourssuspension bridgeeach afternoonfishbug tour
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
131 - 135 of 276 reviews
Reviewed 15 April 2014

We started off our visit to Drake Bay via a helicopter trip from Los Suenos. Adrian and Abraham were fantastic, opening the bar for us, treating us to fantastic food & drinks, most of all treating us like friends and making this the experience of...More

Thank Katie0718
Reviewed 14 April 2014 via mobile

Myself and 3 others took a helicopter from San Jose to this Resort for what we thought would be just an afternoon excursion. We loved the place so much we stayed the night and flew out the next morning. Adrian the hotel owner was amazing,...More

Thank Apes31
Reviewed 8 April 2014

For the adventurous who want to experience pristine Costa Rica with the comforts of a luxe 'old world' adventure lodge this is your place. Magical and simple. It's not the Four Seasons decor or definition of luxe but rather a rare and refreshing hold out...More

1  Thank Stephanie M
Reviewed 25 March 2014

Simple but magical. Take a cabin without air conditioning so you can sleep to the sound of the sea. Brilliantly managed by Adrian (all hotel managers could spend a week with him to learn how to be a successful manager), with excellent tour guides Manuel...More

2  Thank Phil D
Reviewed 23 March 2014

We read online about the wildlife viewing opportunities in the Corcovada national park area and found the reviews on Drake Bay Wilderness Resort for accommodations. Most people’s only gripe was a typical 3-day stay wasn’t long enough, so we decided to stay for 8 days...More

4  Thank PrairieSunset2014
View more reviews
Nearby Hotels
See allSee all
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Beachfront
Free Internet
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Airport Transportation
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$ 332 - US$ 339 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#2 Family Hotel in Drake Bay
#4 Romantic Hotel in Drake Bay
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Drake Bay
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 332 - US$ 339 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#2 Family Hotel in Drake Bay
#4 Romantic Hotel in Drake Bay
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Drake Bay
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (332)
Room & Suite (55)
Pool & Beach (50)
Dining (2)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
rreneem
31 December 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Phillydilly | Reviewed this property |
Swim in the pool, because there’s no beach at the resort. There’s a sand beach not far away although we didn’t go there.
0
Votes
anneworden
7 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from ticalinda59 | Property representative |
Corcovado and the Mangrove Tour both offer a great wealth of wildlife and plant life, both are great tours. Also, one of my favorite ones is the Rio Claro Tour. That tour offers relaxation and snorkeling at one of the most... More
0
Votes
yogaevita
16 December 2016|
Answer
Response from ticalinda59 | Property representative |
Hello Eva, I am with Drake Bay Wilderness Resort. It would be better if you contact us directly for more information about our hotel. Please look us up online.
0
Votes
Room Tips
"We were in room 6 which was near the shore, dining room and reception."
Read review
"Almost all rooms have a view of the ocean and privacy, you can't go wrong."
Read review
"Room 45 is elevated."
Read review
"We had a honeymoon cottage with a beautiful view.But you have to climb 54 steps. Other cottages are on the..."
Read review
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