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Bosque del Cabo Rainforest Lodge

Cabo Matapalo | Peninsula de Osa, Puerto Jimenez 60702, Costa Rica
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Bosque del Cabo Rainforest Lodge
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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pretoria
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved our stay at Bosque del Cabo. Great location, trails, guide, facilities, staff, ocean view, wildilife viewing... We would certainly recommend the place to whoever may be going to Osa peninsular. Just two drawbacks: we were given the choice between a luxury cabin and the Aracari cabin with the best view, for the same price. We chose the latter... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family visited Bosque del Cabo and absolutely loved it. It was really just amazing beyond words - To be honest, I had been somewhat wary about being out of my comfort zone, with two teens and an 11-year old, but this ended up being one of the best and most memorable vacations we have ever taken. We loved everything... More

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FireIsland
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just spent four fantastic days at Bosque del Cabo - owners Phil and Kim have figured out how to provide the perfect vacation experience. Offering several tours for all ages - nature trails, guided tours or stroll on your own - horseback thru the rainforest to the beach - surfing lessons to mention only a few - see website... More

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Newport Beach, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I won't be able to say enough about this place. This place is absolutely amazing. It is my own personal definition of heaven on earth. We were there 4 nights and 3 days, and it was not nearly enough for me. I wanted to stay longer and I cried when it was time to leave. The grounds are beautiful and... More

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Hartford, ct
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Let me begin by saying that the Osa Peninsula is an absolutely spectacular destination. There is incredibly rich wildlife here, and combined with beaches it is hard to beat if you are interested in the things that attract one to Costa Rica in the first place. This is the one part of Costa Rica I would not miss on a... More

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Scandia, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the sort of place one hesitates to recommend because he/she is afraid too many visitors will spoil it. The location at the tip of the OSA Peninsula is superb. High above the ocean it offers lovely views and pleasant breezes that moderate the hot climate. The service is impeccable. The thatched-roofed cottages are lovely as are the common... More

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Great Barrington, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bosque was as close to paradise as we've ever come. There was plenty to do, but some of our greatest pleasure came from simply lying in bed with all the doors open, feeling the warm ocean breeze, hearing the rustle of the jungle, and seeing the monkeys, toucans, parrots, and macaws pass by, They have a first rate staff, from... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is truly a lovely place but was just not the right vacation for us. We went with our son and his girlfriend who wanted an eco-lodge. The first night we arrived there was a 6 inch scorpion next to his bed. He killed it and the hotel was great about calming them down. Scoprions are give a nasty bite... More

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Ontario
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in "lapa 'cabin for 3 nights. It has a great view and I think it is more private than some of the others. However if you want to see a sunset this is not the best cabin in march . As many people have already said the food is amazing and so is the service. Wild life is abundant... More

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Houston
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I cannot wait to visit Bosque Del Cabo again! Had the best time ever last November when I visited with a couple of friends. I normally don't like to write reviews but I felt the need to share this perfect vacation spot with others. This place is beautiful just like the pictures show but more impressive to me is the... More

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Additional Information about Bosque del Cabo Rainforest Lodge

Also Known As:
Bosque Del Cabo Rainforest Hotel
Bosque Del Cabo Rainforest Hotel Puerto Jimenez
Bosque Del Cabo Rainforest Lodge Costa Rica/Puerto Jimenez
Address: Cabo Matapalo | Peninsula de Osa, Puerto Jimenez 60702, Costa Rica
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Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Puerto Jimenez
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Beverage Selection Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Spa Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 14 Specialty lodging in Puerto Jimenez
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Bosque del Cabo is a romantic getaway and a naturalist’s dream, come true. Crowning a point 500 feet above where the Golfo Dulce meets the Pacific Ocean, nestled in the unspoiled jungles of Costa Rica’s Osa Peninsula is a paradise found. Located in a unique and fortunate position at the very tip of the Osa Peninsula in the southern Pacific region of Costa Rica, this 750+ acre forest reserve features private, spacious bungalows and gorgeous houses perched atop the cliffs of Cabo Matapalo, each with beautiful ocean views, tropical breezes and the rainforest at your doorstep; or choose beautiful and rustic garden view accommodations surrounded by thriving rainforests. Hiking trails lead you through the forest to deserted beaches on both the Golfo Dulce and Pacific Ocean. Bosque del Cabo, which opened its doors as a hotel in 1990, is owner operated and dedicated to forest preservation. ... more   less 

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