Aguila de Osa Inn
Aguila de Osa Inn is located on Osa Peninsula, situated on a high bluff overlooking the Aguitas river with panoramic views of Drake Bay. The rooms are nestled neatly into the surrounding hillside. Hardly visible from a distance, the rooms are separated into three distinct clusters, each offering spectacular views of the lush, tropical jungle that surrounds the hotel. Resting high above the water’s edge, the rooms are open and spacious; with mesh windows to ensure a tropical breeze to pass through your room. All rooms feature large Italian tiled bathrooms, cathedral style ceilings, hot water, ceiling fans, 24 hour electricity, hand crafted decor, in addition to drinkable well water that is UV treated with a micro-filtered system. Included during your stay are two guided tours of the Corcovado National Park / the San Pedrillo section & a boat trip to Cano Island for hiking or snorkeling. You have the option (at your own expense) of a day-trip to Corcovado National Park / the La Sirena section, Scuba Diving, Sport Fishing, Whale and Dolphin Watching/Interaction, Horseback Riding, River & Ocean Kayaking, Bird watching, Mountain Biking, Canopy Tour or Mangrove Tours. Mid range.
Casa Corcovado Jungle Lodge
Casa Corcovado is tucked away in the trees and cooled by the Pacific Ocean, on a 170 acre private reserve bordering Corcovado National Park on Osa Penisula. There are no roads to Casa Corcovado Jungle Lodge, access is only by motor launch. The adventure begins upon your arrival at “La Hacienda” the reception center, in the town of Sierpe. Board a boat, where you embark on a one and a half hour ride down the Sierpe River, winding through the largest mangrove wetlands system on the Pacific Coast of Central America. Then follow the coast south until arriving at the lodge with a wet water landing. The artfully-appointed individual bungalows offer unpretentious comfort, mosquito-netted beds, ceiling fan, tiled floors, lounge area, dry mini bar, safety deposit box, hammock, ample closets and 24 hour electricity which is provide by hydro-electric and solar systems.
Roomy private bathrooms have hot water showers and designer fixtures. High end.
La Paloma Lodge
Located in the remote, wild and scenic Osa Peninsula, La Paloma Lodge is set on 14 acres and offers comfortable cabins with ocean views, private baths and balconies, allowing guests to enjoy the jungle in comfort. Tastefully prepared foods are served in the thatched roof clubhouse. Included in your stay is an adventurous and educational excursion into Corcovado National Park, and a visit to Cano Island where snorkeling, hiking and beachcombing are enjoyed. Luxurious simplicity and rustic elegance are signature elements of a La Paloma Lodge vacation. High end.
Lapa Rios is set in a private nature reserve spread over 1,000 acres of Central America’s last remaining lowland tropical rainforest in Costa Rica. It overlooks the pristine point where the Golfo Dulce meets the wild Pacific Ocean near Osa Peninsula. The main lodge and bungalows line three ridges and are connected by walking paths and steps. Built over 350 feet above the sea. The main lodge and the Brisa Azul restaurant soar 50 feet above the sea and, like the private bungalows, are built of locally harvested materials and have intricately woven palm thatched roofs. Climb the lodge’s three-story circular stairway to overlook the forest canopy and breathtaking ocean vistas. Comfortable, locally made bamboo furniture and huge private decks aid relaxation amidst pristine nature. Lapa Rios Ecolodge is more than just a beautiful eco resort near the beach, it´s a model ecotourism project. High end.
Pirate Cove is a small hotel, consisting of comfortable cabins and bungalows, located on Osa Peninsula, the least developed and most bio-diversified area of Costa Rica. Here, you will experience the true pristine and naturea beauty of Costa Rica and nearby Corcovado National Park. Cabins are hidden among rainforest trees on 2 kilometer (l mile) deserted beach on the Pacific Ocean. All cabins and bungalows at Pirate Cove Hotel have hot water showers and 24-hour electricity. The delicious European-Costa Rican style cooking and the homemade bread and deserts receive very high praise. Low budget.
Tiskita Jungle Lodge
Tiskita is located on Costa Rica´s remote southwest coast, and fronted by the Pacific Ocean and a pristine, coconut palm-lined beach that extends for miles. Tiskita is composed of cozy cabins and a main lodge surrounded by trees and tropical flowers on a hill at the edge of rainforest on its own private 800 acre nature reserve. A special feature of Tiskita is its tropical fruit orchard containing over 125 species of fruit trees collected from around the world. An abundance of wildlife resides there, including over 275 species of birds. Guests have two guided tours included and can enjoy additional activities such as horseback riding, fishing, surfing and mountain biking. Tiskita together with the Tiskita Foundation has successfully reintroduced the Scarlet Macaw into the forests in the area with a free flying flock of over 40 birds. The Sea Turtle Nest Protection and Community Education Program began in 1996 in association with PRETOMA, and has successfully released thousands of turtles to the ocean over the years. Mid range.