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Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

The people of Costa Rica are wonderful. The rooms and common areas are cleaner than most 5 star hotels but the furnishings and accomodations are modest and worn. The fishing captains and mates work their tails off to put you on fish. The organization of this hotel is focused, precise and effective.

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3 Thank Victor M
Chicago, IL
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Reviewed 9 February 2016

I can't say enough about the staff at Crocodile Bay!!! So accommodating to all your needs. First and foremost it's a fishing resort but also offers activities for people not interested in fishing every day. The Eco tours were awesome. The guides are so informative. The grounds are filled with monkeys, macaws, green parrots, and many other kinds of birds.... More 

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Reviewed 2 February 2016

We continue to enjoy the gracious service; welcoming atmosphere; comfortable, clean, cool AC rooms; amazing fishing / spa /eco tour offerings and warm, friendly attitude of this special place. These folks are like family - this was our 10th visit. As usual (and despite an El Nino season) fishing both inshore and offshore exceeded expectations. Many sails along with a... More 

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Onancock, Virginia
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Reviewed 2 February 2016

I booked this vacation at Crocodile Bay thru Tara Harrell for our combined family of 11. Our ages ranged from 6 to 65, so finding a resort that would meet all of our needs could have been difficult. Tara handled all the details from start to finish flawlessly. The experience proved to be wonderful ! From the owner Beau to... More 

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Swansboro, North Carolina
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Reviewed 30 January 2016

From the time we made the reservations with Tara Harrell in Ca. til the time we unfortunately had to return home, our family of 11 were treated like part of there resort family. From the owner Beau all the way down to our waitress Flory, the boat captains and mates were as professional as they come.They made all the arrangements... More 

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Jacksonville, North Carolina
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Reviewed 27 January 2016

Me and my family recently visited and stayed at Crocodile Bay for a week. My overall impression of the resort and area was positive. I do not enjoy large resorts or cruises because it is not as personal. The staff were great from the moment we stepped into the main office till moment we left it on our last day.... More 

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2 Thank Jake V
Valbo, Sweden
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Reviewed 20 January 2016

We had a wonderful time in this beautiful country, with excellent food, comfortable beds, exciting fishing with great guides....our sons thought it was the best holiday ever, even though our baggage was lost somewhere in USA. Now, three weeks later, we finally got our baggage back :) We wanna thank Olimpia and her friends for taking such good care of... More 

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North Augusta, South Carolina
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Reviewed 18 January 2016

Some of you may have read my husbands review from our trip back in April 2015 that told of so many of the great attributes(including watching the world wake up sitting by the pool) of this location, so I'm going to keep this short and gracious! We arrived in Puerto Jimenez on December 28 and I have to say getting... More 

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4 Thank Lydia M
medford, nj
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Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

My 15 year old son who is an avid fisherman and I(his Mom...not an avid angler) spent Christmas through New Years at Crocodile Bay. This was the most amazing vacation ever. My son found out about Crocodile Bay on one of the fishing shows. He said to me "You wouldn't want to go there. It's all about fishing." Let me... More 

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Deurne, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 14 January 2016

We have visited many many accommodations, resorts and hotels in high class, but the service, the quality, the crew and the professional way they organize all the trips (fishing and eco-tours) are the best we have ever experienced. Everybody does the best for all the guests, nothing is to much and everything is possible. The fishing boats are great, all... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
All-inclusive packages for World-class Billfishing offshore or Roosterfish, Snapper, & Dorado inshore. Kids love our 24 exclusive Ecotours - Corcovado Rainforest, Zipline, Mangrove Kayaking, & Moms love our luxurious state-of-the-art Spa with a full complement of 30+ Spa massages, facials and full body treatments. Set on 44 lush tropical acres in the bio-diverse Osa Peninsula. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Crocodile Bay Resort

Address: Airport Road, Puerto Jimenez, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Puerto Jimenez
Price Range: RM1,421 - RM1,863 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Crocodile Bay Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 40
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Also Known As:
Crocodile Bay Hotel Puerto Jimenez
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Jimenez
#3 Family Hotel in Puerto Jimenez
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“Rooms were great - you can choose to have a TV if you want but we wanted to get away so went with no TV and I am glad we did!”
 of 5 bubbles 432carterd, 5 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The bed mattresses were way too firm.”
 of 5 bubbles Mark-n-Fish, 30 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Go for a first floor room”
 of 5 bubbles davide507, 17 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Free WiFi in bar & dining room area - not sure if it extends to the pool. We like upstairs rooms facing the arboretum.”
 of 5 bubbles Ticolover, 1 Feb 2016 | Read review
“we chose the rooms on the second level because they had a large covered porch”
 of 5 bubbles 57joev, 1 Feb 2016 | Read review
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