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Stroud, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2016

Our newly refurbished cabin amongst the trees with two hammocks on the balcony was our luxurious home for two nights. The open air bathroom was well equipped and open to the trees at the back so you could bird watch whilst having a shower! The food was excellent served by friendly staff and the Imperial beer refreshingly cold. Nelson was... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015

We spent 3 nights at Danta Corcovado (DC) and would highly recommend it! Property and getting there: DC is located about 40 minutes north of Puerto Jimenez on the Osa Peninsula. We flew to PJ from San Jose on SANSA and arranged for DC to pick us up at the airport in PJ. They were right on time and we... More 

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Cotati, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

Danta Lodge offers the best possible experience in the jungle of Costa Rica. The lodgings are unique and beautifully furnished with original pieces hand-crafted by the owner, Merlin Oviedo. These are all made from wood which has fallen in the forest so that none of this amazing jungle is being disturbed. Merlin, like his name, is truly a magician with... More 

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Buenos Aires
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2015

I was talked into driving 2.5 hours there and 2.5 hours back for just one night, and it was totally worth it. While I didn't get to experience a lot in the Osa Peninsula (or even enter Corcovado National Park), staying at Danta Lodge gave me a huge taste of what makes this area so special. The artistic use of... More 

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Vienna, Austria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 via mobile

First we have seen the room it was really great surprise with opened air bathroom but in reality it was strength to have shower and toilet in used because of mosquitoes and other insects specially at night time. We have got insects and spiders in our beds too

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015 via mobile

This hotel can almost be described as upgraded indoor camping - and it was great! The two of us stayed in the "Rana room" which is part of the main lodge building. We enjoyed being so close to the restaurant and bar because we didn't have to walk outside in the dark or in the rain. The downside is that... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

We stayed here for three nights as part of a package with Saladero Lodge and realty enjoyed our time here. Our bungalow was called Chimincoco and was set in the forest, raised up on a deck in a lovely location. A very large open sleeping area with screened sides so there was plenty of airflow and the sounds of the... More 

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Canton of Lucerne, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Staying in one of the cabins is great - the furniture in all of the place is very special. The meals are fabulous. The owner, the manager and the entire staff are very helpful. The guides are outstanding. Swimming in the catarata during a hike in the national park is absolutely refreshing. Go on a night walk, too!

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Mechelen, Belgium
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

We booked three nights in Danta Lodge and we were lucky to have the "iglo"room. An iglo shaped room with a gorgeous bathroom. I was very enthousiastic the first day. Unfortunately it all went very wrong... We wanted to do the night tour, which was at 6pm. We showed up at the reception at 5.50h, but the guide wasn't there... More 

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Chevy Chase, Maryland, Usa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

Our second 6-night stay at Danta Lodge was spectacular! Our bungalow was adjacent to the lek of an orange-collard manakin, in view of a slaty-tailed trogon nesting in a termite nest and squirrel monkeys in the trees overhead. At the end of an early morning bird tour with Eduardo, we were summoned to rescue a 3-toed sloth threatened by dogs... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Danta Corcovado Lodge is a uniquely designed lodge with Costa Rican flair and a concern for the rain forest. Nothing goes to waste because Merlyn is the wizard of creativity and design. step into a world of tranquility, and be amazed by all of the natural touches of the lodge. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Danta Corcovado Lodge

Address: La Palma, Puerto Jimenez, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Puerto Jimenez
Price Range: $101 - $159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Danta Corcovado Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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