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La Cacatua Lodge

Uvita de Osa, Uvita, Costa Rica
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La Cacatua Lodge
Ranked #2 of 23 Specialty lodging in Uvita
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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San Isidro, Costa Rica
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Make no mistake you're in the middle of a jungle at La Cacatua Lodge, but you'll love it!! Exotic birds, butterflies, monkeys and a lot other animals may be seen on the property. From the outdoor terrace you have a clear view of the forest and the sunsets are incredible. From start Peter and Marja makes you feel welcome and... More

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Oosterhout, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

We have stayed for 23 nights in Jan./Feb. 2014, to be close to our daughter at the succesfull Barba Negra Restaurant, also in Uvita. We enjoyed the peacefull stay at Cacatua Lodge with great service in many ways, always helpfull with tips. Our "Home" was as it should be, with beds of high quality. WiFi available !

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brescia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

Simply the best place and the best owners...that 's all.a paradise.An advice.you have to try it,it is an unique experience.It is in a special location im the forest where you can see a lot of birds an other animals. We stayed there 3 nights from the first of jan till the 4th.we had also special dinners.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

We made the reservation to stay at La Cacatua months in advance, but it seems we got put in the worst possible room. The first 3 nights we succeeded in switching to a larger one with a full kitchenette, although not very functional because the lights are extremely dim and you can't see what you're doing. That stay was ok.... More

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Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013

La Cacatua has lovely grounds, and our cabina had a kitchenette which was v handy. However there's a basic design problem: both our cabina and our friend's were mildewy. I think this is because the main window is actually the patio door, which is unscreened, so the place never airs out (and has no AC). Good location 10 mins from... More

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Frankfurt, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

Easy to reach from Uvita (approx. 10 driving minutes to town). Very nice property with a couple of double-bungalows in the garden, that offer all the basics you need. It's great to sit on the terrace and just watch the birds in the jungle and listen to the sounds of nature. Peter and Marja give you all the advise and... More

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Heredia, Costa Rica
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2012

We live in Heredia and went for the “festival de Ballenas” to Uvita. We choose for this Lodge because of all the good reviews. The lodge is located in the jungle but fortunately not too far away from the beaches. It is really a special place. Our room was located in a beautiful garden with an amazing mountain view. We... More

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New York City, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2012

On our way to Corcovado we stayed at La Cacatua Lodge. It was absolutely the best place where we stayed on our trip in Costa Rica, thanks to Tripadvisor. At the day of arrival the owners welcomed us with a nice free drink of the house. The hotel has nice cabins with beautiful decorated and clean rooms. There is a... More

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Escazu, Costa Rica
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2012

I went for a couple nights to this nicely located place up the hills of Uvita and you can bet it was a good choice. Marja and Peter both made it fell like home and waited for our arrival awake late, which was very nice from them. Places are just fine, clean and basic but cozy and nicely decorated. Breakfast... More

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Antwerp, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2012

- great environment - very nice facilities - good food (dinner + breakfast) - very nice and helpful hosts, doing their utmost best to make sure that your stay is just perfect! - always available for advice about activities and places to visits in the nearby regions (including organising those trips!)

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Address: Uvita de Osa, Uvita, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Uvita
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
La Cacatua Lodge Costa Rica/Uvita

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Bar / Lounge Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
“La Cacatúa Lodge” is a charming small hotel / Bed & Breakfast ideally located close to Marina Ballena National Park and yet tucked away in a secluded jungle setting. Marina Ballena, Costa Rica’s first national marine park is created in 1989 and wellknown of the whales, dolphins and turtles near the coast. Also two periods a year the whales are mating and giving birth to their youngs in this area. Wonderful beaches, good restaurants, shopping and banks are all easily accessible from our Lodge. Our lodge has spread throughout a tropical garden three bungalows house with four spacious rooms with bathroom, fridge and coffee maker and two studios equipped with kitchens. All have private terraces where you can watch the sunrise while sipping your morning tea or coffee. Enjoy the Mountain vieuw from the swimming pool or Jacuzzi as you relax after a day of sightseeing or take a drink at our pleasant bar. ... more   less 
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