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Jinetes de Osa Hotel

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200 M Norte del Rio Aguajitas, Drake Bay, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Durango, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed at Jinetes de Osa in March this year and had a great time. The room was beautiful, up in the trees, with a wonderful porch. The staff is always helpful, we felt well taken care of. We would definitely return and tell friends about Jinetes. Caroline and Mac Johnson

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely lodge in drake bay the beach is amazing lovely boat ride through the mangroves to get there from sierpe . The rooms were spacious and clean food was good. The big draw is the national park which is about an hour away by boat. The local town is close by but there is a nightclub behind the hotel so... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My son and I spent 5 nights here recently. It was a great experience. Don't trust the Internet weather forecast for Osa. It calls for storms frequently. We had about 10 minutes of rain and no thunder storms. We stayed in a room without air conditioning. It was hot, but after a night or two I began adjusting. My son... More 

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Miami, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don't expect luxury, basic bed bathroom, but the location will compensate for limited luxury. Hotel bar is overpriced $4 for a beer, all other hotels in this area charge $2. Nice basic breakfast is included.

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centralia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I will always recommend this hotel first when I talk about Costa Rica. The location is amazing and could be anything you want it to be, romantic, fun, relaxing, peaceful, exciting, friendly, safe, clean, it is everything and more! The staff is incredibly accommodating and friendly! The meals were fantastic, the tours you can do through the hotel were amazing,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My partner and I stayed here four nights just before the Christmas holiday in December 2014. We had a basic room close to the trail and beach which was plenty for us. There was a fan to cool us and circulate the air; the shower had hot and cold water; the towels and sheets were clean; there was privacy. Each... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We wanted to avoid the Eco-lodge type all-inclusive experience and expense. We lucked our finding Jinetes- not fancy but clean, comfortable and very good staff. We took trip advisor reviews to heart and were happy searching out local restaurants rather than doing the meal plan. Breakfast was hearty and early enough to make our early trips to Corcovafo (magnificent) and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

We stayed one day at Drake Bay during our trip to Costa Rica. After that one day, we wished we would have stayed longer! The staff was accommodating and helpful. We got stuck and they rallied a group to get us out of the sand. Thank you! The room was great. Comfortable beds clean a shower.

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Hillsboro, Oregon
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

We badly wanted to see the Corcovado area and perhaps did not do sufficient searching for lodging. It appeared to us that lodging options in this area were either extremely expensive or backpacker/hostel type. This seemed to be the option which was well located and somewhat middle of the road in terms of price. It is an excellent location and... More 

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HB, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

We stayed four nights at Jinetes and had a terrific time. The rooms are comfortable and the staff is friendly. We didn't do the meal plan as we like to explore restaurants. We suggest taking cash (dollars or colons) as many places don't take credit cards and there are no ATMs in Drake Bay. The excursions were wonderful - we... More 

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