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Corcovado National Park, Costa Rica
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Punta Marenco Lodge
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

I traveled with an university class and we were highly satisfied with the service and helpfulness of the staff. our guide and staff were very helpful and friendly. overall a great experience. highly recommend

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

If you love nature and don't mind roughing it a bit, this is a great place, away from it all. In fact, it can be reached only by boat, and the closest village (a handful of houses really) is a ten-minute boat ride away. But don't expect any luxuries--rooms are very basic, electricity runs only from 5 to 10 p.m.... More

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Surbiton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

If you go there you are NOT going on a luxury vacation. Expect cold showers, limited electricity, bugs in your room, a long boat journey to get there and a steep and sometimes slippery slog uphill to reach the place. Believe me, Deet is your friend! (Other insect repellents are available, but don't work as well). However, the location is... More

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Monterosso Al Mare
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29 reviews 29 reviews
10 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

We have spent in this lodge 3 days and they have been the best of our tour! The place is fantastic, far from any human contamination. Rooms are very peculiar without walls but just nets you sleep cocooned by the sound of the ocean and the voice of the animals. The view is amazing. Electricity is on only from 5,30pm... More

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Metro Detroit, MI
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

At Punta Marenco, you will be staying in a rustic cabin. There is electricity only during certain hours of the day, and the shower is a cold water shower. There is internet at the lodge, but is is slow. You will be lucky to be able to check your e-mail during your stay. In order to get to Punta Marenco,... More

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Willemstad, null, Netherlands Antilles
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

We loved it here, we had the best jungle tour ever, panters, taipirs, whales, also breeding female whales. Dolphins everything, in 3 days we have seen every wild animal we dreamed of, greT experience loved it here, nice people, good fresh fish, great place in the midle of the jungle, we stayed in october which is a perfect time to... More

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Woodridge, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

I’m a scientific leader and owner of a prestigious tour company that had been leading for many years with many different Eco-Lodges from around the world and specially wit Punta Marenco Lodge. From the very first time I do never had a bad moment or bad experience, the beauty of the place, the people that management of the lodge, the... More

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Lubbock, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

Our group of 10 people stayed at Punta Marenco for two nights. Here are a few "highlights" of our experience: 1) When we arrived we found that half of our rooms were without toilet paper and towels and when we asked the staff for toilet paper they reacted as if we were bothering them, 2) The rooms were dirty and... More

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Ithaca, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

I've been to Punta Marenco twice, once in a large group and once as a solo traveler. Besides the staff being knowledgable, friendly, and eager to show guests a great time, the location of the lodge is next to none. Located in Corcovado National Park in the Osa Peninsula, there is no place that is better to go to see... More

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Loveland, Colorado, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2013

We arrived in Costa Rica the summer of 2010. We had an idea of what we wanted to do and where we wanted to stay, but we did not arrange for any accommodations beforehand. We heard of Punta Marenco Lodge from the owner of Cinco Hormingas Rojas, a bed and breakfast in San Jose. We booked the 3 night 4... More

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Address: Corcovado National Park, Costa Rica
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Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Corcovado National Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Punta Marenco Hotel Corcovado National Park

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Own by a Costarican family Punta Marenco Lodge is located 20 minutes by boat from Drake Bay in the Osa Peninsula south pacific coast of Costa Rica. Our bungalows are located in a little hill very close to the beach. The Lodge is part of the Punta Rio Claro National Wild Life Refuge, with miles of pristine beaches and tropical rainforest to explore near the Corcovado National Park. ... more   less 
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