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Cabinas Pura Vida

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Pura Vida Drake Bay Cabins is located in the center of Drake Bay just 400 meters from the beach, since its opening in 2007 to been operated by a couple of young Costa Ricans, Norlyn and Gabriela. All our rooms have air conditioning, private bathrooms, hot water and we offer our new kitchen for your convenience. We also have a secure parking and beautiful garden with hammocks right on the terrace of your room. We also organize guided tours to Corcovado National Park (Sirena or San Pedrillo Station) Caño Island (Diving or snorkeling) and more! Cabinas Pura Vida is your best option in Bahia Drake by price, quality and service, we will be glad to serve you!
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Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Wheelchair access
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Multilingual Staff
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Accessible rooms
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Enrique Malek Airport87 mi
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All reviews pura vida communal kitchen small room nice place to stay highly recommend this place bahia drake would definitely stay here again book tours a great stay corcovado np water taxi hot water every morning air conditioning gabriela gabi cabinas
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Fine place to stay at Drake Bay, Costa Rica. Clean rooms with lots of shelves and hangers. Young proprietors were very friendly and accommodating and keep property in tip top shape. Can arrange any activities, such as diving or tour tonCorcovado NP, through them. Also...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank dougp629
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ended having some serious trip delays and Norlyn kindly took our calls at some ridiculous hours to help us figure out how to get there. Definitely don't drive there without a 4x4, you have to cross about 3 streams and one river. We were...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Danielle L
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Pura vida is a bit more uphill but don't worry the owner will pick you up at the beach and bring you to your tours. Nice breakfast is included. We stayed one night before going to Puerto Jimenez for our corcovado tour. It is definitely...More

Date of stay: September 2018
1  Thank Sophie v
Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

We were at pura vida cabins for 6 amazing days. Great rooms, great breakfest, easy info to tour the area. Above all Gabriela the owner was really cool and friendly. We recommened for everyone. Roni & lital

Date of stay: May 2018
1  Thank rongerso
Reviewed March 6, 2018

From the moment I began corresponding with Norlyn, everything at Pura vida was perfect. Communication: Norlyn provided insightful and up to date information on everything from transportation to tours to restaurants etc. He responded quickly to all questions and provided a wealth of info. He...More

Date of stay: March 2018
2  Thank joeyvegaz
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Whenever we were there the hotel provided transportation for any excursion booked through the hotel. I arrived by boat so unfortunately I don't know the transportation situation from the air strip, but the owner of the hotel... More
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"better room number 1 and 2"
mikolino
Nov 26, 2017
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"All rooms are great, and come with A/C"
BillyK24
Jul 10, 2017
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"Ask about the trail you can walk for free that leads to a national park (you are not allowed to enter park..."
tonygP5923TB
Feb 21, 2017
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"Avoid completely"
MaryM102
Nov 28, 2016
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PRICE RANGE
$48 - $66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
Costa RicaProvince of PuntarenasOsa PeninsulaDrake Bay
NUMBER OF ROOMS
5
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