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Danta Corcovado Lodge

2.5 of 5 La Palma, Puerto Jimenez, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The reception staff (local girl and guy), unfortunately could not speak English. They were either not expecting two guys for the lodge or were expecting only one guest instead of 2 guests. So they quickly took arrangements to make up a spare bed. When we entered our lodge the girl asked us to take of shoes, boots or sandals in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014 via mobile

Dante Corcovado Lodge is one of our most exithing accomodations of out costa rica trip. Nice wooden lodges with everything you need in the open nature experience. Friendly employees, excellent food. A joy to stay. If you go to the south of costa rica i suggest to join this lodge.

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Santa Barbara, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We stayed at Danta mid-July for our 10 year wedding anniversary. We loved everything about Danta. The staff: Merlin, Nelson, Andres, Gabriel (just to name a few) are helpful and friendly. Danta is owned and operated by Ticos, not always the norm in Costa Rica. Merlin has a lot of pride and love for his lodge and it shows. The... More 

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Puerto Jimenez, Costa Rica
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

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
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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
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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
9 helpful votes 9 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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Address: La Palma, Puerto Jimenez, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Puerto Jimenez
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Danta Corcovado Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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