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Bocas del Toro
Reviewed October 25, 2016

I had the great fortune of visiting Tranquilo Lodge during a recent work trip in the area and cannot say enough great things about this special place. The rooms are beautifully laid out with spectacular views of the bay and mountains, the homemade food is delicious and the staff is wonderful. I loved hanging out by the pool with the...

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Israel
Reviewed October 24, 2016

Stayed there for 3 nights (with our 3 kids - 18, 15, 13) during Oct. Marry (you are something else!), Melisa, Marisa and all the rest of the staff made us feel like a family. This place is a peace of art- so pretty and unique ,rooms are beautifully designed with attention to the smallest details. Beds are super comfortable...

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Paris, France
Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

We stayed in September at the tranquilo Lodge during 2 days and it was incredible. Mary and all her staff took care Of everything for us : the excursion to corcovado with an incredible guide, all the meals (food is really good) and drinks. We were upgraded in the villas in front Of the pool- the pool offers a 360...

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Paris, France
Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

We stayed for a weekend with my collegue at the Tranquilo Lodge .... I wished I could stay longer in this beautiful place. As it was the low season, we were only the two of us and everything went perfectly from the room (the deluxe one close to the pool), the meals ... so delicious (home made & fresh food)...

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Suffolk, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 1, 2016

Fabulous friendly attentive service from start to finish - thank you Mary and to your lovely team - we loved staying with you! Mary sent us a questionnaire when we booked asking us about our individual food needs, ailments/conditions, as well as the types of trips/adventures we were hoping to do. She arranged our transport from our previous hotel in...

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TranquiloLodge, Public Relations Manager at Tranquilo Lodge, responded to this review

Wow! We are flattered to received such a wonderful review!!! We are so happy that we were able to meet your needs and that you were satisfied with your trip and stay with us. We look forward to you returning again.

Reviewed August 22, 2016

I traveled there with my wife and son. Drake Bay is a great place to get away from it all. Nestled in the trees and still overlooking the ocean. What more could you ask for. Mary and her staff took great care of us. The meals and the afternoon snack by the pool were all amazing. Mary booked our excursions...

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TranquiloLodge, Public Relations Manager at Tranquilo Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review Brad! We are so pleased that you, your wife and son enjoyed your stay with us. Also, we look forward to your return trip. Let us know when you are ready to book.

Fleet, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 29, 2016

A super-relaxed, eco-friendly & charming place to spend 5 days with the family (kids aged 12 & 13). The manager Mary (hi Mary!) booked several excellent tours, and she has top knowledge for getting the best local guides to give a true Costa Rican experience - can't decide the highlight, but split between Rio Claro jungle river adventure (good enough...

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TranquiloLodge, Public Relations Manager at Tranquilo Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review! We are so happy you enjoyed your time with us and hope you return again soon!

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Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the lodge for 5 nights and had fabulous adventure after adventure! The best fishing I've experienced in Costa Rica. Massive tuna was launching out of the water all around us for close to two hours. The kids had an unforgettable experience. The accommodations and dining experience was amazing with fresh foods prepared and presented to perfection. Thanks...

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TranquiloLodge, Public Relations Manager at Tranquilo Lodge, responded to this review

We are so happy that your stay with us was pleasing and memorable. Thank you for your review. We look forward to a return visit!

Dominical, Costa Rica
Reviewed May 30, 2016

We have a little getaway with my husband and 2 littles girl ( 2 & 4 yrs old). We have a fantastic time... Drake bay is a secluded beach and the most beautiful place in Costa Rica. The hotel has a perfect location. You walk 50 meter and you are at the beach with fantastic views all the time. We...

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Thank you for such an amazing review! We enjoyed having you stay with us and look forward to your next visit.

Northampton, Massachusetts
Reviewed May 30, 2016

Dona Mary is a great host. She really took care of us. The staff was friendly and went out of their was to make sure our stay was a good one. The food was delicious! We would highly recommend Tranquilo Lodge for your stay in Drake Bay.

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Thank you for such a lovely review Janet B. We are so pleased that your had a memorable stay with us! We look forward to a return visit!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Tranquilo Lodge

Address: 100 Meters North of Pirate Cove, Drake Bay, Costa Rica (Formerly Hotel Ojala)
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Drake Bay
Price Range: $53 - $58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Tranquilo Lodge Costa Rica/Drake Bay
Hotel Style:
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Drake Bay
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“Loved the outdoor showers with views of the Bay!”
 of 5 bubbles Salamba, Oct 25, 2016 | Read review
“Best rooms are the ones in the upper level, next to the pool”
 of 5 bubbles oritze, Oct 24, 2016 | Read review
“The higher up the hill, the better the view of the bay, and closer you are to the pool.”
 of 5 bubbles JamesCarter1970, Jul 29, 2016 | Read review
“The upper villas by the pool were fantastic!”
 of 5 bubbles 708JanetB, May 30, 2016 | Read review
“Spotless, High Class and Decorated to the nines! ”
 of 5 bubbles dog88, Apr 12, 2016 | Read review
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