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Jinetes de Osa Hotel

TripAdvisorUS$ 79*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 79*
US$ 79*
US$ 79*
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London England
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the hotel for 5 nights and thoroughly enjoyed everything about our stay. We arranged a transfer from Drake Bay airport and the driver was waiting for us, it took less than 30 minutes to drive to the beach where two hotel staff were waiting to help carry the bags down the beach to the hotel. We were...

1Thank Preyom
San Francisco
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pros: Clean and big rooms Good breakfast Free water provided Nice views Cons: Overpriced for what it is, especially the restaurant prices Very hard to find staff to ask for information or assistance Really poor internet Overall, my least favourite hotel during my 3 week trip around the country.

2Thank Natasha B
Austin, Texas
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I had one of the new rooms at the top of the stairs. Two hundred and fifty stairs, more or less. Advantages, beautiful view and wildlife, Toucans, hummingbirds, Capuchin monkeys, more. Gorgeous, large room with great bathroom and shower. They have an ice and kitchenette station up there plus a small frig, in the room. There are lower level rooms...

1Thank bmax101
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Myself,my wife and two teenage daughters very much enjoyed our 5 night stay at jinetes. The location was great to access drake bay and other attractions as it situated on the trail to many great beaches to the south. The staff was fantastic at the hotel, restaurant and adventure tours which operates from the hotel. Overall this is a great...

Thank spidernado
Reviewed 13 March 2017

My wife, twin baby boys (11 months) and myself stayed here in Feb-17 for 5 nights and wish we had stayed longer. Initially uncertain of what to expect as the website could do with an update, the place was much better than expectations in every way. - Location: On the beach with rooms a few steps away (we were in...

2Thank Simon R
Vancouver BC
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Sitting on a cliff in front of the ocean the setting is wonderful. The staff is friendly and attentive. The rooms clean and airy. The beds are comfortable. The roof top seating area is a great place for a nap. We had a great time there and a lot of that was do to the staff. We would go back.

1Thank VancouverBCSmcl
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 March 2017

When my partner and I arrived at Jinetes, I definitely forgot about the slightly bumpy boat ride to get there from Sierpe! The staff were immediately super friendly and helpful, taking our bags, discussing and arranging our itinerary and their services. They also helpfully arranged our transport to and from San Jose. After the 185 step walk to our Standard...

1Thank CGreen88
New Berlin, Wisconsin
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

We spent 5 days at this Hotel. Our package included Breakfast. That included a lot of choices. The staff of the restaurant would hold up a card and you'd pick your eggs ( scrambled, omelette, fried) what you want in them (ham, mushrooms, onions, peppers, and more) then a meat choice ( ham, bacon, sausage ) They offered Gallo Pintos...

Thank JaminJames
Haifa, Israel
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

I checked the reviews in general before we booked but didn't read carefully. It turned out to be a very fortunate mistake. Had I realized there were 184 steps to the air-conditioned rooms I would never have gone, and would have missed something special. The staff are incredibly helpful: from the woman who is the waitress /cook to the managers,...

Thank Diane S
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

This place place was the cherry on top of the ice cream sundae that was our vacation. The service was impeccable. They assisted us in getting to their location. This was no small feat because it involves a single prop plane that delivers you to a metal hut near a river. A driver is there to pick you up. You...

2Thank Hestoninaz

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  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Come see Costa Rica as you always imagined; wild, beautiful and unexplored. Be one of the lucky few to scuba dive in the pelagic rich waters of Cano Island or explore one of the last remaining virgin lowland tropical rainforests of Corcovado National Park. Splendidly isolated in the tiny community of Drake Bay, Costa Rica, Jinetes De Osa Hotel is a friendly beachside retreat one hours boat ride down the jungle lined banks of the Sierpe River. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Jinetes de Osa Hotel

Address: 200 M Norte del Rio Aguajitas, Drake Bay, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Drake Bay
Price Range: ₹ 4,654 - ₹ 7,304 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Jinetes de Osa Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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Also Known As:
Hotel Jinetes De Osa
Jinetes De Osa Drake Bay
Jinetes De Osa Hotel Drake Bay, Costa Rica
Hotel Style:
#6 Family Hotel in Drake Bay
#6 Romantic Hotel in Drake Bay
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Drake Bay
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“All suites are good but room 11 will give you the best views”
F4196SAsimonr, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Lower rooms for ocean ambiance”
Naflick123, 10 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Pay in cash and you get a 10 percent discount.”
debileep, 10 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Views for sunrise are best if you ask for a room at top of the hill. You have to make a walk up quite a few stairs.”
RichKawamoto, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All of the rooms face onto the beach, and the sound of the surf is constant, which is beautiful.”
MLT608, 8 Jan 2017 | Read review
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