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.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

La Cusinga Eco Lodge

Show Prices
#5 of 12 Hotels in Uvita
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeadersPlatinum level
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
La Cusinga Eco Lodge
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

489 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 388: English reviews
Start your review of La Cusinga Eco Lodge
 Click to rate
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really liked this lodge. The views are just amazing. The restaurant is lovely - good food and lovely staff.......and great cocktails as well. The beach is very special and well worth visiting. We were made very welcome

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Alan C
Geinier, General Manager at La Cusinga Eco Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you! Pura Vida! We are happy that you liked our place, and thank you for sharing your experience with the World. Alan C we hope to see you in the near future! Muchas Gracias from all of us at #LaCusinga

Cologne, Germany
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really great location, amazing views, and a hidden beautiful beach. They may could improve private trails but still they are nice and we saw some anomals as well. At the beach (around 20 min walk) we were basically alone.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank vut561
Geinier, Director General at La Cusinga Eco Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your visit, and for your comments! We look forward to your next visit and we will take into account your comments! Muchas Gracias! Pura Vida!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for the last 3 nights of our trip in Costa Rica. What an amazing place! Lots of wildlife around the grounds, monkeys, birds, lizards, agoutis. Our room Colibri was excellent, large and airy, clean, comfy beds and incredible views. We had monkeys at eye level on a tree next to out balcony, amazing! The restaurant is excellent,...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank G1ngirl
Geinier, Director General at La Cusinga Eco Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your visit and your taking your time to write such a nice review! I am glad you got up early to enjoy nature! The Poza is very nice to cool off! Look forward to your return! Pura Vida!

Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A delightful place to relax and enjoy nature along the various trails. The staff is very helpful and look after any needs. The pool on the creek is a "must visit" spot and the gardens and variety of trees provide the birds with lots of natural foods.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank David H
Geinier, Director General at La Cusinga Eco Lodge, responded to this review

David, thank you for your comments and for your visit. We are glad you enjoyed your stay! La Poza is my favorite after a the beach or the afternoon cool off time. See you soon! :) Pura Vida!

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

La Cusinga Lodge is situated in the midst of a beautiful forest overlooking the Pacific Ocean. The staff was incredible and the restaurant food offered a unique menu. It is the perfect setting for a trip to Costa Rica. Unforgettable!

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank leticiav858
Geinier, Director General at La Cusinga Eco Lodge, responded to this review

We always love to get the "Incredible" "Unforgettable!" We did something good. Our team sends you the best regards for your kind words! Muchas Gracias!

San Jose, Costa Rica
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The combination of it all together, and the proximity of nice and interesting walks in the forests near by as well as the quiet beach make it so attractive. The food in the restaurant was surprisingly good, too! The interior design of our cabin (Paloma) was very much fitting the environment and we loved the balcony as well as the...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank HajoL
Geinier, General Manager at La Cusinga Eco Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your visit and for taking your time to write this review! Pura Vida!!!

West Hartford, Connecticut
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This property is a "gem in the jungle". Built from materials harvested from the property, the buildings & accommodations are just magnificent - the craftsmanship is incredible. The 180 degree view from the hilltop "Lookout" is just amazing with the most beautiful sunsets & unimaginable stargazing. The staff is wonderful, the food is excellent. What more can I say?

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank puppyvacation
Geinier, General Manager at La Cusinga Eco Lodge, responded to this review

Muchas Gracias from the Team, we are happy to get reviews like your as it give us a sense that we are doing things right! Gracias!

Anderson Island, Washington
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

We ordered their special of the day which was snapper in pesto sauce. Lovely presentation with perfectly cooked fish and vegetables. With a drink each, and dessert, the bill was less than $60. Excellent service!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank danagerstlauer
Geinier, General Manager at La Cusinga Eco Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you! Happy to know that you like the food and the place. Look forward to your next visits!

Costa Rica
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Beautiful rooms, with all wood features, big bathroom space, no technology distractions, view to the sea, monkeys to wake you up in the mornings. Delicious food, they will prep your breakfast early if you need to go into early morning tours. Great service and very friendly staff. Several paths to walk around the hotel property, spend some great time in...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Sofia O
Geinier, General Manager at La Cusinga Eco Lodge, responded to this review

Muchas Gracias! We are glad you liked the hotel, we are always trying to be part of nature, to have a low impact and to share it with the world. Thank you for your visit!

Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Highly recommend this lovely lodge, The yoga studio by itself is worth coming for. So is the beach which is a national park but barely used (I was the only one there for a few hours). Very comfortable, lovely staff, delicious food. No AC if that is an issue (we thought the fans were fine). Sound of the ocean is...

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Embbklyn

560 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (391)
Viewed
Room/Suite (33)
Viewed
View from Room (46)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (34)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (74)
Viewed
Dining (34)
Viewed
Bathroom (4)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (6)
Viewed
4:46
Videos (5)
Viewed
Other (155)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (169)
Viewed
Dining (10)
Viewed
View from Room (11)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (46)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (7)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (1)
Viewed
Other (90)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Uvita hotels
10.1 km away
TikiVillas Rainforest Lodge
6.4 km away
Oxygen Jungle Villas
Oxygen Jungle Villas
#2 of 12 in Uvita
550 reviews
6.8 km away
Rancho Pacifico
Rancho Pacifico
#1 of 12 in Uvita
483 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
2.8 km away
Cristal Ballena Boutique Hotel & Spa
7.4 km away
Kura Design Villas Uvita
4.0 km away
Hotel Canto de Ballenas
Hotel Canto de Ballenas
#11 of 12 in Uvita
41 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
GreenLeadersPlatinum level
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hidden in the hilltops overlooking the pristine beaches of Costa Rica's still-virgin south pacific, where the ocean crashes into the jungle sits La Cusinga. Tucked away in a private reserve of over 600 acres, this rainforest lodge provides guests with sweeping ocean views, sandy beaches, natural pools, and the chance to experience the burgeoning forests and astonishing wildlife of the country's most famous ecosystem - OSA. The hotel offers ten rooms designed with sustainably-harvested wood and local materials to maximize comfort while minimizing impact on the environment. The open-air restaurant creates an ideal setting for couples and families alike to enjoy delicious tropical dishes made with fresh produce grown on our farm. The lodge's genuine commitment to sustainable practices along with our first-hand experience in local and national conservation efforts enrich our guests' appreciation of these ecosystems and the importance of their continued preservation. This unique insight enhances the exploration of the natural surroundings while the beautiful location offers the tranquility of fresh ocean breezes and breathtaking sunsets that make for the perfect tropical escape. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Cusinga Eco Lodge

Address: 200 south of km mark 166 | 5 KM south of Uvita Bridge, between KM Mark 166 & 1677, Uvita 60504, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Uvita
Price Range: ₹ 10,219 - ₹ 14,739 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — La Cusinga Eco Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 10
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Hotels.com, Orbitz and Agoda so you can book your La Cusinga Eco Lodge reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
La Cusinga Eco Hotel Uvita
Hotel Style:
#2 Green Hotel in Uvita
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Uvita
#4 Spa Hotel in Uvita
#5 Romantic Hotel in Uvita
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

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from La Cusinga Eco Lodge staff and other travellers.
7 questions
Ask a question
Atlanta, Georgia
over a year ago
Mays Landing, New Jersey
connecticut
over a year ago
Topanga, California

See all questions (7)

Questions? Get answers from La Cusinga Eco Lodge staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Manu is a great cabin with ocean view and your own bird viewing patio.”
 of 5 bubbles 452davidh452, 28 Feb 2017 | Read review
“all cabins are perfect and pretty much the same”
 of 5 bubbles HajoL, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“no a/c - but it's OK - you don't really need it. Evenings & overnight cool down & you actually find yourself bundled when you wake in the morning”
 of 5 bubbles puppyvacation, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
“If you like diving or snorkeling, MADABOUT DIVING is 10 minutes away and offer a very small personal way to get to Cano Island with a knowledgeable guide.”
 of 5 bubbles Embbklyn, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Think all the lodges have views but check.”
 of 5 bubbles wilsonsdbrk, 3 Feb 2017 | Read review
5 of 5