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    The Zancudo Lodge

    Playa Zancudo, Golfito 60701, Costa Rica
    +1 800-854-8791
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveler (134)
    Dining (25)
    Room & Suite (23)
    • Excellent97%
    • Very good2%
    • Average1%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
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    “world class” (12 reviews)
    “tuna” (20 reviews)
    “blue marlin” (10 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair access
    Business Center
    Laundry Service
    Shuttle Bus Service
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 128 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    I can't say enough about the quality of this lodge and its staff. 5 star all the way. Rooms are updated and clean, food was incredible, the staff is extremely friendly, and the fishing is unbelievable! Already planning my next trip!

    1  Thank Jay H
    Response from gmuff, Owner at The Zancudo LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    The entire team at the Lodge greatly appreciates your kind words. We've almost completed our new improvements for this upcoming season with a definite focus on upgraded rooms, new menu items and brand new fishing programs. We hope to see you back in 2018!

    Hotel's Favorite
    Reviewed February 17, 2017

    My family and I just finished our third trip to the Zancudo Lodge, and once again, it did not disappoint. The attention to detail from the owners and staff at this property is excellent. I traveled with my two young sons, my parents, and some...More

    1  Thank Alec561
    Response from gmuff, General Manager at The Zancudo LodgeResponded February 18, 2017

    Wonderful having you all back again and we look forward to many many more years of great experiences and memories. We hope you enjoyed yourselves as much as we loved hosting your family and thank you again for your continued patronage!

    Reviewed August 23, 2017

    The service at Zancudo Lodge was beyond exceptional! The staff, owners and guides all went out of their way to ensure every need was met. The quality of the food was as good as any 5 star restaurant I have ever visited. The rooms were...More

    2  Thank ezabel2017
    Response from gmuff, Owner at The Zancudo LodgeResponded August 24, 2017

    One of the greatest compliment for us is for our guests to comment that they would consider a return visit to the Lodge! Thank you so much and we sincerely hope that we will see you again at our little piece of paradise!

    Reviewed August 22, 2017

    Gregg and Goldine have built a five star fishing lodge. The service level is beyond words and expectations. Your trip will start with an amazing scenic flight from San Jose, and then picked up for a short boat ride to the lodge's marina. The early...More

    3  Thank shanesteed
    Response from gmuff, Owner at The Zancudo LodgeResponded August 24, 2017

    Wow....we're at a loss for words for the very kind and detailed comments about the Lodge! Our entire team joins me in thanking you for the great review as we all played our part in making your stay an enjoyable one! Muchas muchas gracias and...More

    Reviewed August 17, 2017

    I'm avid traveling fisherman, photographer and have been many fishing lodges. The Zancudo Fishing Lodge is at the top of any lodges I have visited. The tuna fishing was excellent the few days we were there. Being an avid fisherman I know the fishing conditions...More

    1  Thank Sam R
    Response from gmuff, Owner at The Zancudo LodgeResponded August 18, 2017

    Your great review of our Lodge is much appreciated as we realize that you've been to many around the world. Our team works extremely hard to put together our piece of paradise and we're happy to know that you enjoyed your stay here, both on...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Business Center with Internet Access
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    • Spa
    • Price range
    • $309 - $333 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • #3 On the Beach Hotel in Golfito
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Osa Peninsula >
    • Golfito
    • Also Known As
    • Zancudo Beach Hotel Golfito ,
    • The Zancudo Lodge Costa Rica/Golfito
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    Traveler (134)
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    June 12, 2017|
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    Response from Douglasthedog | Reviewed this property |
    The costs are generally subject to number of participants and fuel for boats, transport, etc. In general the typical tours were in the range of ~$75-$100 per person for each trip and they usually lasted about 1/2... More
    Jim R
    April 21, 2016|
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    Response from Penar-Group | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, you can keep your catch. Two in our group caught Dorado and had the lodge fillet and freeze them. Most of us didn't want to bother. Like the group above we targeted Sails, Marlin and reef fish like Roosters and... More
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    "Right on the beach, bring your flip flops."
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    "Sunset drinks are a must too if you are in Zancudo"
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    "All the rooms are quiet, comfortable, and have all the amenities that you need."
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