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Hotel Las Caletas Lodge

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 8 April 2009

This was our first stop, and although very tired after our journey from England, I instantly relaxed. We stayed in the "honeymoon cabin" which I liked as it was a little more private than some of the other rooms. I loved sitting watching the birds and animals pass by. David was a great host, and we had some enjoyable trips...

Thank Puffinsam
Panton, VT
Reviewed 4 April 2009

My wife and I spent 7 nights at Las Caletas in February 2009. The lodge has 8 to 10 or so rooms/cabins and hosts perhaps 15 - 20 people at a time. The setting is simple and you arrive by motor boat with a short dash through the surf to the beach... expect to get a little wet.... it's warm...

Thank Panton_VTJ_paul
Reviewed 27 March 2009

Anything is possible if you ask---that is what I have found there. The wildlife outside the open windows, the views, the trips (Eric is great and we saw a Puma!), the food, the friendly travelers. After one visit with friends, I had to return with husband so he could also enjoy this area and hotel. He also fell in love...

Thank OregonTootsie
Raleigh, NC
Reviewed 22 March 2009

We agree with many of the other reviewers that gave this place high ratings. The views are beautiful and there are many hiking paths and opportunities. The food was very good and Eric is a very good tour guide. The only problem we had came at the end when we went to pay our bill. When we confirmed our reservation...

Thank katze02
Kennett Square PA
Reviewed 21 March 2009

My wife and I stayed in 2 places while in costra Rica. This was the 2nd of the two. Las Caletas although nice in location was lacking in other areas. After arriving by transfer from another lodge, our driver was told it would be approx 10 minutes for our boat pick up. They showed up about an 1.5 hrs later....

1Thank wertyupi
Reviewed 12 March 2009

We loved Drake Bay, and Las Caletas was a terrific hotel. The views from the top were stunning, and it has access to a lovely beach and snorkeling. Good food and service as well, and the tours with Eric were very good.

Thank aclncl
Reviewed 25 February 2009

We stayed a total of 11 days on the Drake Bay coast. For those who haven't been there it is a coastline backed by jungle and there is no traffic out of town. Everybody arrives by boat at their respective lodges and so does all the supplies to serve all the guests. We first stayed five days in a larger...

Thank Rudy-Ray
Boulder Creek, California
Reviewed 11 February 2009

Honestly I would say this is the very best place to stay in Drake/Corcovado and I researched them all. Why? 1. Location They are located the perfect distance from town. The hotel has one of the best beaches in the area with excellent swimming and snorkeling. Really spectacular views from right in front of the restaurant as well as several...

Thank ChrisValri
Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 8 February 2009

We weren't sure about this place when we booked it but after spending five nights there I have to say that it was the high point of our three week vacation in Costa Rica. We stayed in a Cuarto with a private bathroom and electricity and it was nice and clean but don't expect a five star hotel. It's rustic...

Thank p-skijj
mind your business
Reviewed 29 January 2009

WHAT A PLACE! Food was good, tropical wildlife in abundance, knowledgeable staff (Erik especially), wonderful views, remote location and a place to meet and get to know fellow travelers... However, the place is very expensive.

1Thank beardedguy

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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Las Caletas Lodge offers comfortable and clean accommodations; fresh and delicious food and a friendly and helpful staff who will make the best effort to make our guests stay an unforgettable nature experience combined with a family atmosphere. Enjoy the great panoramic ocean and rainforest views and awake by the sound of the rainforest and ocean. You'll be surrounded by an exuberant vegetation with wildlife of all shapes, sizes and colors. Careful landscaping highlights our natural setting. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Las Caletas Lodge

Address: Playa Las Caletas, Drake Bay, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Drake Bay
Price Range: ₹ 8,985 - ₹ 12,605 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Las Caletas Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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Hotel Las Caletas Lodge Drake Bay, Costa Rica
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“Room 4 upstairs is perfect.good view on the ocean and quiet.”
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