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Playa Nicuesa Rainforest Lodge

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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
3 Star Hotel
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Special Offer: One Free Night on Us!
Offers from Playa Nicuesa Rainforest Lodge
Special Offer: One Free Night on Us!
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This lodge can only be reached by boat: you are remote and in a pristine jungle. Central lounge and dining facility is architecturally appealing and functions well. Good food and friendly staff. All accommodation is reached down its own path and is comfortable and very...More

Thank gymrothwel
Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 25 February 2018

We spent 3 nights at Playa Nicuesa earlier this month, as the final part of our 9 nights in Costa Rica, and so wished we had had longer to soak up the experience at this lodge - 4 or 5 nights would have been ideal....More

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Response from NicuesaLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Playa Nicuesa Rainforest LodgeResponded 27 March 2018

Your review is stellar! Thank you!!! We really appreciate your kind generosity in taking the time to write such a detailed review to let other travelers know about Nicuesa Lodge. On your next visit, plan for 5 days like you wrote! We'll be waiting for...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I could not have envisioned a better trip for myself. From the moment I landed in Puerto Jimenez to the boat ride, I felt this would be a life changing experience, and it was. I loved my beautiful cabin, the stellar waterfall hike, mind blowing...More

Thank Amanda A
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great time! What a wonderful place! The rooms embedded into the jungle, the gardens, the beach - this place could have been taken out of a fairytale. The service and the food were also great. Be sure to stay at least 4...More

Thank Ursis
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I cannot praise the staff and resort highly enough! My family and I had the most incredible 3 nights here in February. We were overwhelmed by the sights and sounds of the wildlife.You really feel like you are living in the jungle - the howler...More

Thank lesleyg523
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GreenLeaders Platinum level
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Amenities
Top amenities
Beachfront
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$301 - US$509 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$301 - US$509 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Dining (17)
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Becky M
24 February 2018|
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Response from CarolynBen | Reviewed this property |
My husband and I were there at the end of July last year which was during the rainy season. Every morning we woke up early and it was sunny and by mid afternoon the clouds would roll in and there would be a brief (sometimes... More
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kraejohnson
15 October 2017|
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Response from bookluver | Reviewed this property |
As the earlier reviewer said there are outlets. I was there in late June which is rainy season and by the night it cools down. Many evenings were warm but not uncomfortable for sleeping. I had some of the best sleeps as I... More
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TTWLG
16 January 2017|
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Response from NicuesaLodge | Property representative |
The 24-hour solar electricity system at Nicuesa Lodge cannot handle the surge of a blow dryer. As in all of Costa Rica, we have outlets that are compatible with U.S. standard plugs/electrical appliances, so you may charge... More
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"Each lodge/room is unique - you won't be disappointed..."
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"Our cabin (Cabina El Perezos) was closer to ocean and the bats in the bathroom helped with the mosquitoes."
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"Be SURE you have a flash light. If you don't like the rain forest and various creepy crawlies, not the..."
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"We were in a first floor room (in a block of four), with a balcony overlooking forest, birds, and - in the..."
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