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Danta Corcovado Lodge

La Palma, Puerto Jimenez, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Puerto Jimenez, Costa Rica
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I normally am very happy with booking properties I find with TripAdvisor. However, I will say that this choice was horrible. They advertise as having WiFi and the web site looks very nice. When we arrived we were first alarmed by the horrible location. It was not in the rain forest but at the back side of a local costa... More

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Issy-les-Moulineaux, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

This place was the highlight of our stay in Costa Rica, the surroundings do not look so great when you first get there but once you discover your hidden villa in the forest, you feel you have landed to some extraordinary place, alone in the forest surrounded by wildlife. Sleeping in the wild is a great experience, although it can... More

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Nashville, Tennessee
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

We recently spent two wonderful nights at guests at Danta Corcovado in Costa Rica. The hotel and resort sits just outside of the Corcovado National Park, and is owned and operated by a very enterprising Costa Rican family. All of the architecture is built of local materials, with original wood carvings and beautifully maintained wooden floors in all the cabins... More

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Evans, Georgia
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

The staff were always right on time and patient - no waiting on them to show up - they were there when they said they would be. The meals were plenty and delicious. I stayed there (mother) with my two preteens and we loved the trails there. The lodge and bungalows are exquisitely designed: the walls, sinks, chairs, showers,.... were... More

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Seattle, Washington
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6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

My friend and I recently stayed at Danta Corcovado Lodge. We only stayed 2 days on our way to Corcovado NP, however, I would definitely stay longer next time. The staff were very friendly and helpful and let us store our luggage for a few days until we returned from the park. The bungalows backed up to secondary growth forest... More

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Chevy Chase, Maryland, Usa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

My husband and I (seniors) spent a fabulous 5 days at Danta Lodge. It was a great experience: a perfect setting with trails in both primary and secondary rain forest; a terrific day trip to a waterfall in Corcovado Park; an unusual, somewhat exotic and very attractive lodge; superb, healthy, tasty food; lovely attentive staff; an excellent bird and nature... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

This eco-lodge lived up to our expectations, indeed exceeded them! The whole place is very imaginatively decorated and sits comfortably in secondary growth rain forest with primary growth a short walk away. We have stayed in many lodges in sub Saharan Africa and rate this up there with the best! There is excellent wildlife viewing genuinely on the doorstep and... More

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Arvada, Colorado
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

(Previous review: May 18, 2013) This was my 2nd stay at Danta Corcovado Lodge, and I just absolutely adore this place. If you appreciate the natural beauty that the tropical rainforest has to offer, enjoy jungle wildlife (some of which will almost undoubtedly appear in your open-air bathroom/shower at some point,) can handle high temperatures and humidity, and are up... More

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Portimao
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

What a great stay we had in the Danta Corcovado Lodge!! A very nice lodge (the bathroom outside!), great food and lovely people. Our trip to the Cascade with terrific guide Jairo made our stay unforgettable. Driving through the river with our Jimny 4x4 :-). This stay is certainly one of the highlights of our stay in Costa Rica! Arthur... More

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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

If you are adventurous enough and want to try something different this is the place. Make sure you are comfortable with humidity, being in the rainforest where there are things that live that may make you uncomfortable and if all of that works for you then this is the place. They do an excellent job of service, food is tremendous... More

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Address: La Palma, Puerto Jimenez, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Puerto Jimenez
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Wheelchair access
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Danta Corcovado Lodge is a uniquely designed lodge with Costa Rican flair and a concern for the rain forest. Nothing goes to waste because Merlyn is the wizard of creativity and design. step into a world of tranquility, and be amazed by all of the natural touches of the lodge. ... more   less 
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