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.
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
03/09/2017 04/09/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Luna Lodge

    Playa Carate, Carate, Corcovado National Park, Costa Rica
    Hotel website
    Best prices for your stay
    03/09/2017 04/09/2017
    Savings alert: 10% below average rate

    The price you found is 10% lower than this hotel's average rate of US$196/night.

    We analyze rates over a 60 day period, and compare your selection to the average rate of comparable stays to ensure you're getting the best possible deal.

    Lock in the lowest price from our partners
    View Deal
    Traveller (290)
    Room & Suite (50)
    Pool & Beach (23)
    • Excellent90%
    • Very good6%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “yoga platform” (29 reviews)
    “white hawk” (13 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
    Laundry Service
    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Offers from Luna Lodge
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel"},"scriptFlags":null}
    3 Sep4 Sep
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 3 partner sites to see rooms from US$177.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Carate hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "6ec43e65c0664c0483a2a6737e0c3fa2", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":301435,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[54180062],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":3,"month":9,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":4,"month":9,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":177,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"6ec43e65c0664c0483a2a6737e0c3fa2","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":177,"lowestMetaPrice":177,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":177,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":177,"lowestMetaPrice":177,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":177,"hotelName":"Luna Lodge","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjZlYzQzZTY1YzA2NjRjMDQ4M2EyYTY3MzdlMGMzZmEyIiwiQUlLIjoiZmE0ZmQ5NjQ2MTJjNDM0MWI1NmEyYjY5NTdmNzc4OGQifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "03/09/2017", "checkOut": "04/09/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$177", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"54180062":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx"},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"name":"ibex_mismatch_message"},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx"},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (319)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    There are newer reviews for Luna Lodge
    See the most recent reviews

    71 - 75 of 273 reviews

    Reviewed 29 February 2016

    Our stay at Luna Lodge was truly exceptional! The accommodations blending into the natural rainforest setting made it a serene and beautiful experience for us. The outstanding staff were all very attentive, making sure that we were well cared for throughout our entire visit. The...More

    Thank Lois R
    Response from Luna-Lodge, Community Manager at Luna LodgeResponded 30 April 2016

    Dear Lois, The Luna Lodge staff would like to thank you for your review and your wonderful remarks about the lodge and your experience with us. Nothing is better for us to see a guest satisfied who enjoyed his stay as much as possible. These...More

    Reviewed 25 February 2016

    I stayed at Luna Lodge for two weeks in February 2016, first as part of a group doing a sacred journey and then for a couple of days on my own after the group left. I stayed in one of the tented facilities at the...More

    2  Thank Adam E
    Response from Luna-Lodge, Community Manager at Luna LodgeResponded 30 April 2016

    Dear Adam, From all the staff of Luna Lodge, we would like to thank you for your review and your positive remarks. We have rarely seen a comment as enthusiastic as yours we have to give you that. We are very happy to see that...More

    Reviewed 25 February 2016

    Luna Lodge is located up the hill from the end of the road on the Osa Peninsula. There is easy access to several habitats, including primary forest. The birding is simply fantastic. From a spotting scope available for guest use, to the platform that looks...More

    1  Thank Tracy M
    Response from Luna-Lodge, Community Manager at Luna LodgeResponded 1 May 2016

    Dear Tracy, From all the Luna lodge staff, we would like to thank you for your review and your great remarks about our little piece of paradise. We are glad to see that you went along with other guests here, one of the best thing...More

    Reviewed 22 February 2016

    My husband, Aunt, and I stayed for 7 days. What a truly wonderful stay!! We enjoyed EXCELLENT birding, relaxation, fitness and hiking, fabulous meals, meeting new friends from around the world who were also staying, and genuine-welcomeness from Lana and lovely staff that treat you...More

    Thank 00mmt00
    Response from Luna-Lodge, Community Manager at Luna LodgeResponded 1 May 2016

    Dear Guest, We would like to thank you for taking the time to write this review and these positive comments, it is very important for us. We are truly happy to know that your stay in Luna went well and that you enjoyed it as...More

    Reviewed 20 February 2016

    My husband and I stayed for 5 days at the Luna Lodge, and every day was pure magic! Lana and her staff go above and beyond to make your stay amazing. I highly recommend getting a massage, and joining the morning yoga during your stay....More

    Thank Brittany S
    Response from Luna-Lodge, Community Manager at Luna LodgeResponded 4 May 2016

    Dear Brittany, From all the Luna lodge staff, we would like to thank your for your review and your amazing remarks about our little piece of paradise. It is primordial for us to make you feel at home in Luna, and we are glad to...More

    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$189 - US$388 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Orbitz, Travelocity, Hotwire, Hotels.com, Priceline, Expedia, Cheap Tickets and Agoda so you can book your Luna 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.
    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Osa Peninsula >
    • Corcovado National Park >
    • Carate
    • Also Known As
    • Luna Hotel Carate
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (290)
    Room & Suite (50)
    Pool & Beach (23)
    Dining (18)
    Hotel & Grounds (215)
    Bathroom (3)
    Family and Play Areas (3)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
    Casa Corcovado Jungle Lodge
    322 reviews
    35.01 km away
    Nearby Restaurants
    Marisqueria Corcovado
    491 reviews
    19.53 km away
    Briza Azul Restaurant
    29 reviews
    20.54 km away
    Gringo Curt's Seafood & Vistor Center
    449 reviews
    33.87 km away
    La Bruschetta
    114 reviews
    36.01 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Corcovado National Park
    928 reviews
    14.29 km away
    Cano Island
    778 reviews
    14.34 km away
    Ave Azul de la Osa
    6 reviews
    8.14 km away
    Rancho Raices de Osa
    49 reviews
    14.16 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    19 August 2017|
    AnswerShow all 5 answers
    Response from Thomas H | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, we drove from Nosara but it was an epic drive. It took us three days to get there, I would imagine it would take you two. I would recommend going back to SJ and getting a connecting flight to Carate. It's quicker, easier... More
    13 June 2017|
    AnswerShow all 5 answers
    Response from Shariann L | Reviewed this property |
    The price includes three fantastic meals a day. Everything is super fresh and they have their own organic garden. I can't say enough about how delicious the meals were--and how nourishing, both to body and soul. If you... More
    12 March 2017|
    AnswerShow all 6 answers
    Response from Patricia J | Reviewed this property |
    Lana, owner of Luna Lodge arranged charter flight from SJO to Carate airstrip ($100/ea) 45 min then had Luna jeep pick us up (Free) & 15 min bumpy ride to lodge where we were met w/ice cold water in stem ware! Elegant!
    Room Tips
    "#1 has a wonderful and private view, yet is close to the main building and restaurant"
    Read review
    "I would suggest perusing the website thoroughly. You can trust the pictures and the staff is readily..."
    Read review
    "Best Views of the rainforest are from Bungalow 7 and 8 or from the platform tents, but they are a HIKE!!"
    Read review
    "#1 is the best and close to main building. #10 is a more modest room, but also close. Advise if you don't..."
    Read review
    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