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Aguila de Osa Inn

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Drake Bay, Costa Rica
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Ranked #3 of 8 Hotels in Drake Bay
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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guildford
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34 reviews 34 reviews
22 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The boat trip from Sierpe is a wonderful way to start an unforgettable break. Brad and his team are a friendly helpful bunch of people determined to do everything possible to ensure every guests memories are of a most positve nature. The food is excellent and the fish remarkable,fish of the day really is that.it is whatever is caught by... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My brother and I stayed at Aguila de Osa for 3 nights in January 2015. The boat ride to the hotel was beautiful in and of itself but the next three days were really amazing. The resort is absolutely beautiful and there are lots of things to do if you don't mind being active as there are some steep hills... More 

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England
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32 reviews 32 reviews
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was such a beautiful spot we decided to stop for a soft drink whilst on our walk. The bar menu showed $3 each and we expected to pay tax and service of about 33% on top so, around $4 each, $8 total but were stunned to be charged $12 and could not understand the explanation for the mark up.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Aguila de Osa Inn is an amazing place that my entire family will never forget! My son, 9, and daughter, 7, are begging to go back. The mangrove tour showed them sloths, crocodiles, cayman, toucans, scarlet macaws, a boa constrictor, bats, lizards, turtles and the mangroves! We had monkeys come down into the resort one afternoon that the kids got... More 

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St. Louis, MO
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is FUN just getting here! 12 seat single prop that lands at a strip cut into the jungle, bumpy car that, at one point, goes into and up the river. Up the river while still IN the river, then to the beach where you things are loaded into the boat for your final leg to the hotel. At the... More 

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Rhode Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our second trip to Drake's Bay on the Osa Peninsula. We absolutely love this remote and unspoiled sanctuary of wildlife and plants. We were pleased with the location of Aguila de Osa with a private dock on the mouth of a river on Drake's Bay. Free kayaks are available for guests to paddle up the river or out... More 

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Castro Valley, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The emphasis of this review is on the scuba diving. We are experienced scuba divers for whom the diving was an important aspect of the trip, together with the other activities featured by the resort. The water is 84 – 86 degrees F, allowing us the freedom to omit neoprene wetsuits, giving us the chance to control buoyancy with just... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015 via mobile

Loved this hotel and everything about it, down to the boat trip to get there and the garden in the back where our meals were sourced from. One of the most special places I've ever been and it will stay with great fondness in my memory.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

We had a fine vacation here with a focus on wildlife. Friendly and helpful staff, and well-planned excursions to snorkeling and a rainforest hike. Our room was a spacious suite with views on three sides and a huge wraparound balcony with hammock that provided lots of wildlife watching (tropical birds and howler monkeys). Meals were varied and flavorful with generous... More 

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Rancho Santa Fe, California
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

We recently stayed for four days and had a wonderful time. The hotel is beautiful and well-kept. The only problem is that the security is not good. The rooms are walled by screens and are quite a distance from the main lobby, leaving no way to communicate danger to the reception desk (no phone lines or any way to notify... More 

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Bradd333, Owner at Aguila de Osa Inn, responded to this review

As owner of the hotel, there is nothing worse than learning about an unfortunate incident like this one, and so I am responding personally. We’ve been in business for 23 years and while this is only the second time there’s been a break in, it was understandably upsetting for those guests and we immediately reimbursed them for the cost of... More 

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Address: Drake Bay, Costa Rica
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Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Drake Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Aguila de Osa Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 13
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Also Known As:
Aguila De Osa Hotel Drake Bay
Hotel Aguila De Osa
Aguila De Osa Inn Costa Rica/Drake Bay
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Drake Bay
#3 Family Hotel in Drake Bay

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