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Bangor, Maine
Reviewed 4 October 2010

I took nine students to study the peninsula and we stayed at the hotel for three weeks. The staff were very friendly and knowledgable. We took several of the trips, both diving and ones into the park and in all cases the guides were excellent. Diving, we saw white tipped reef sharks and spotted eagle rays and lots more. We...

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Fort myers
Reviewed 2 October 2010

The staff at Jinetes was professional, friendly, accomodating and very personable. We had lovely rooms, with a great view. The staff brings coffee and tea every morning, and the monkeys come to visit for coffee, too! We had a blast!

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 25 September 2010

Friendly atmosphere. Clean and safe for two young women to visit. No city resturants or stores really but we were provided with everything we need through Jinetes. The family style dinners were a wonderful way to meet other travelers and make friends for the week. We had an excellent experiece on our way out to Isle de Cano with several...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 13 September 2010

We started our Costa Rica trip here. We received a warm and heart-felt welcome. The staff was willing to do anything to make us happy. I would stay here again in a heart beat!

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Holland, Michigan
Reviewed 10 September 2010

My family stayed at Jinetes in early February, 2010 and had a wonderful time. We rent a car when we are in CR, so we parked near the Las Vegas restaurant in Sierpe and took the river taxi. It was longer than I expected, but was a nice ride through rivers and mangroves and out into the ocean. We were...

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Metairie, Louisiana
Reviewed 5 September 2010

I selected this place as it was advertised as a dive operation. The only thing I would not rate excellent was the diving as the visibility was poor and and the site was picked to accommodate snorklers on the same boat and could not be changed. (They were honest and said the visibility was poor but only after I arrived)...

2Thank Irene911
Reviewed 24 August 2010

What a place, from the flight down and beach walk to get here we had fun every day. We had a package deal for a week that included four land tours and two days of diving. Corcovado National Park was our main attraction to this area and it did not fail us (except for not seeing a tapor). The rooms...

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Louisville, Colorado
Reviewed 17 August 2010

The location is remote and the hotel is basic, but it offers a convivial atmosphere (everyone eats meals together, most people go to the bar around 4pm for beers and snacks), and the remote location next to the ocean makes for a peaceful night's sleep. The activities are excellent, the service is excellent, and the food is especially excellent.

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Farmville, Virginia
Reviewed 9 August 2010

There are not many vacation destinations where both the teenagers and adults equally enjoy the experience. The staff are amazing. Nothing beats waking up early in the morning to the birds outside of your room, a hot pot of Costa Rican coffee waiting for you outside of your room, and a balcony to enjoy the sun rising over the bay!...

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New York
Reviewed 4 August 2010

I did my four open water dives at Jinetes de Osa and got certified (did the pool and written test at home beforehand). My diving instructor was excellent and very detail oriented. All diving was done at Cano Island. Remember this is diving in the Pacific Ocean, so don't expect colorful coral reefs or great visibility (check YouTube for a...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Come see Costa Rica as you always imagined; wild, beautiful and unexplored. Be one of the lucky few to scuba dive in the pelagic rich waters of Cano Island or explore one of the last remaining virgin lowland tropical rainforests of Corcovado National Park. Splendidly isolated in the tiny community of Drake Bay, Costa Rica, Jinetes De Osa Hotel is a friendly beachside retreat one hours boat ride down the jungle lined banks of the Sierpe River. ... more   less 

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Address: 200 M Norte del Rio Aguajitas, Drake Bay, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Drake Bay
Price Range: RM348 - RM727 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Jinetes de Osa Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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Also Known As:
Hotel Jinetes De Osa
Jinetes De Osa Drake Bay
Jinetes De Osa Hotel Costa Rica/Drake Bay
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#6 Romantic Hotel in Drake Bay
#6 Family Hotel in Drake Bay
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Drake Bay
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“Lower rooms for ocean ambiance”
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“Views for sunrise are best if you ask for a room at top of the hill. You have to make a walk up quite a few stairs.”
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“All of the rooms face onto the beach, and the sound of the surf is constant, which is beautiful.”
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