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Copa de Arbol Beach and Rainforest Resort

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Drake Bay 60101, Costa Rica
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My daughter and I stayed at Copa de Arbol for 3 nights and 4 days. The staff did everything to make sure our visit was amazing. From the moment we arrived and Randall met us at the boat to the moment we left. We felt like special guests. The food was great and they really accommodated all of my dietary... More 

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Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I can't say enough about our vacation to Costa Rica and our stay at Copa de Arbol. It was truly beautiful. The staff was great, very polite, attentive, and eager to please. The grounds were clean and well maintained. We were so pleased with the food. Considering where they are and only having boat access, there creativity was superb. Everything... More 

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North Ridgeville, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We scheduled a quick two night stay for something different. From the moment we arrived to meet our boat to the resort we were impressed...we were met by staff member Luis who took us for a walk to see some wildlife as we waited for our boat, then made a point to take a quick side trip via boat to... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We only got to stay 2 nights but was truly the most amazing nights. The staff was over the top with everything from arrival to departure. Food and drinks were wonderful. Snorkeling at Cano Island was unbelievable. Summer did a great job helping set the trip up. Highly recommended the boat trip instead of plane.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Copa de Arbol exceeded all expectations, and we can't wait to return! The setting is absolutely beautiful. As you arrive by boat, you see a lovely beach with the rainforest as a backdrop, and tucked in the rainforest are beautiful teak, open-air buildings. Wear sandals or water shoes as your feet will get wet on arrival. We were welcomed with... More 

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Willits, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

That means welcome (if I spelled it correctly) and from the moment we arrived to the moment we departed that is how I felt. The water is warm and silky and the views amazing. The room (coco) was well appointed and comfortable. The food was very good and the wait staff excellent. Everyone goes out of their way to know... More 

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Mike M, Owner at Copa de Arbol Beach and Rainforest Resort, responded to this review

It’s great to hear that you got the full “Copa” experience while you were here. This area is one of the best in the world to observe marine mammals. It’s quite common to encounter large groups of dolphins and sometimes whales while on route to the park or island. We always stop to take advantage of any wildlife viewing opportunities... More 

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything the previous reviewers have raved about Copa de Arbol is absolutely true. My husband and I spent 4 nights in cabin #9, Balsa, which was the perfect amount of time for us to partake in the La Sirena hike at Corcovado National Park and snorkel at Caño Island, as well as a free day to just relax in the... More 

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Mike M, Owner at Copa de Arbol Beach and Rainforest Resort, responded to this review

Seeing Copa De Arbol come to life is the result of pursuing a dream for twenty years. You start with a crazy idea, “Lets risk it all and build a hideaway in the most remote part of the Pacific coast of Costa Rica.” Your family and friends either tell you directly that you are crazy, or just give you that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place was amazing, no other words for it. It was the second stop of a 2 week trek around Costa Rica and our three days were the most memorable. Friendly and approachable owners, great tour guides in Gustavo and Jose. Great staff led by Tony and the food was consistently top notch and the drinks were awesome. Wish we... More 

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Mike M, Owner at Copa de Arbol Beach and Rainforest Resort, responded to this review

I enjoy meeting our guests and sharing stories about the area and what they see while they are here. It’s great to hear that we met the mark during your stay with us, we hope to see you back soon! More 

Mevasseret Zion, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thank u Gustavo, Jose, Arturo, and all staff members! This remote place is paradise. We got there after a flight from San Jose to Palmer. We were picked up by Gustavo and the next 3 hours we spent with him on the boat with explanations about the nature around getting into side streams with the boat to have a closer... More 

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Mike M, Owner at Copa de Arbol Beach and Rainforest Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for making it all possible by choosing Copa De Arbol, we are grateful to have had the opportunity to be a part of your vacation. More 

Seekonk, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently returned from a 7 day stay at Copa De Arbol. It was everything I hoped it would be , pure paradise. The cabinas were wonderful and sparkling clean every day. The food was beyond great. I think they should take pictures as the presentation was wonderful. Lots of praise for the chefs. The people who work there are... More 

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Mike M, Owner at Copa de Arbol Beach and Rainforest Resort, responded to this review

A common theme to most of our reviews is the connection made between our staff and guests. A stay at Copa provides an opportunity to get to know the people who live and work here on a much deeper level. You see the same people at every meal and get to know them and they get to know you. It’s... More 

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