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La Leona Eco Lodge

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Playa Carate, Carate, Corcovado National Park 2388, Costa Rica
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Mexico City
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

A unique eco-lodge in that it is one of the few places you can stay in Corcovado. The owner and staff are all very friendly and helpful, and the guides extremely knowledgeable. The location is beautiful....set right on a fairly pristine beach and the access to one of the last wildernesses in Costa Rica is amazing. I was hooked from... More 

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Naples, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

It's a long way down to Carate, but it's worth it. Adrian and his staff see to it that you will receive anything you ask for. Bar, the friendly bar-keep will entertain you and keep you hydrated. Our stop was too short, we stayed two nights. Our aim was hiking and finding the elusive animals of Corcovado National Park. We... More 

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Springfield, MA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

If you are looking for luxury, skip this place. If you are looking to be surrounded by nature, with very comfortable accommodations, this is for you. The fact that there is no electricity, and no wifi just added to the appeal for me. What a way to unplug! I had been to CR twice before, and, wanted to see the... More 

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Woodstock, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

An adventure for those who want to avoid the routine tourist setting. Great staff, very nice tent cabins on platforms, excellent food, all next to a pristine national park. Excellent hiking and superb views.

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

Well worth the little effort to get to the lodge. Welcoming, romantic, full of adventure walks, food amazing and the staff made it one of my all time favorite places. Augustine, who must only be about 20, noticed me itching my legs so made me a spritz of warm coconut oil. Took the itch away almost immediately. Saw so much... More 

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

We have stayed at La Leona Eco Lodge for the third time. It's amazing to see how easy you can reach the lodge nowadays by 4-WD. The last few times we have seen only three rivers. Even the walk on the beach to reach the lodge is more easier by a trail. The trail starts at the parking where Caesar... More 

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Broulee, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Staying at La Leona was well worth the effort to get there. I loved the seclusion and the outdoor shower! The staff were beyond excellent and the food was great! They catered well for me being vegetarian and they even set up a special dinner for my birthday. The candle light rather than electricity at night was magical. We really... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Very remote, beautiful setting, nice people. Just be aware there is no electricity in the tents so it can get hot at night. But lovely ocean breezes during the day. Also you are not supposed to swim on the beach due to rip tides so that can be difficult, given how hot it gets there. Food was fine, nothing special... More 

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We just returned from a 4 night stay at La Leona, and it was truly a special experience. From the moment you are dropped off and take the 40 minute walk down the beach to get there, you know you are leaving the stress and worry of the world behind you and stepping into a piece of paradise. Surrounded by... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

It is difficult to describe La Leona Eco Lodge until see it for yourself. Getting to this lodge which is yards away from the unforgettable Corcovado National Park could take a paragraph. The lodge is simple and plain yet it met all my needs. I stayed in one of the permanent tents close to the ocean. It was clean,basic and... More 

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