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    LagunaVista Villas

    | Playa Carate, Carate, Corcovado National Park 60702, Costa Rica
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The facilities at Laguna Vista is among the nicest we have been to in our four visits tothe Osa Peninsula. The pool was wonderful and the small pool on our pation was absolutely wonderful. It was a welcome amenity after a day's hike. The manager,...More

    Thank tom12newengland
    Reviewed September 16, 2017

    Our Costa Rica family vacation adventure began in San Jose with a lovely two-day drive down the Pacific Coast (well worth the car rental!). We knew things were getting really interesting when we entered Puerto Jimenez on the Osa Peninsula and the pavement ended! That's...More

    Thank Bruce B
    Response from Greg R, Owner at LagunaVista VillasResponded September 22, 2017

    Wow! This kind of review makes US want to drop everything and go there right now. Thank you so much for such generous comments, Bruce. Our staff tell us your family were excellent guests and it was a real pleasure for them to meet you....More

    Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

    From the moment we entered this tranquil haven we knew this was our secret place where we could come and just be. We saw whales frolicking in the sun just off the shore, a Mama Spider monkey with her tiny little baby on her back...More

    1  Thank susanmix
    Reviewed July 16, 2017

    We stayed here for a few nights during our trip to Corcovado and were awe-struck by the glorious sunsets. Convenient distance from the park and with several nice trails on site to wander, it is a great place to explore. After a walk around the...More

    3  Thank George T
    Reviewed June 25, 2017

    This was one of the most enchanting places I've ever stayed. We enjoyed a bungalow with a stunning view of the saltwater lagoon and relaxed by our private plunge pool. We opted for the Corcovado National Park hike and it was amazing-- we saw so...More

    1  Thank Mackenzie F
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    lenna s
    July 1, 2015|
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    Response from Michael M | Reviewed this property |
    From the airport in Porto Jiminez, you take a car service which you can arrange ahead of time with the lodge. Rental cars are available, but I was not attracted to the idea of driving on that particular road. There is power... More
    January 7, 2015|
    Response from MattPaish |
    Hi Alicatz1, thanks for your question. We do not have A/C because it is too demanding on our solar energy system, which powers the lodge. Instead, we use energy-efficient overhead fans that are placed above the beds. These... More
    Room Tips
    "Each of the 8 villas is equally lovely. Just get one to accommodate number of people in your group."
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    "Book with Greg early to get a bungalow with private plunge pool"
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    "It is impossible to go wrong with any of the rooms"
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    "Villa No 5 has a stunning view, but so have many other villas too."
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