Experience World-class Service at Lapa Rios Lodge

Set within a 1000-acre private nature reserve in Central America’s last remaining lowland tropical rainforest in Costa Rica’s wild Osa Peninsula. Offering an outdoor pool and views of the sea, Lapa Rios Ecolodge is set in Puerto Jiménez, 20 mi from Golfito.

17 private bungalows line three ridges overlooking the pristine point where the Golfo Dulce meets the Pacific Ocean. Certain rooms include a seating area where you can relax. A terrace or patio are featured in certain rooms. Each room is fitted with a private bathroom fitted with a bath or shower.

Guests can enjoy the on-site bar. Free private parking is available on site. A number of activities are offered in the area, such as snorkeling and fishing.

The property is about 12 mi from the nearest airstrip in the town of Puerto Jimenez, a short 50 minute flight from Costa Rica’s San Jose Juan Santamaria International Airport (SJO). Driving from SJO to Lapa Rios Eco Lodge takes about 7 hours.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

Lapa Rios Lodge has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Sep 14, 2015

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.4)

Breakfast Info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free, American

Free Private Parking Available On Site

Activities:

Fishing

Spa

Hiking


Availability

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Room Type
Sleeps
 
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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Closest beaches
  • Pan Dulce Beach

    7.8 Good beach
    150 feet from property
  • Playa Sombrero

    7.5 Good beach
    2,350 feet from property
  • Matapalo Beach

    8.6 Excellent beach
    1.8 miles from property
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • I would like to come with my 15 year old son and 10 year old daughter. Can you accommodate us with this room?
    Hello, of course! You can accommodate in a Deluxe Bungalow for 4 people of in a Villa (for 5 people).
    Answered on July 5, 2021
  • How can I get to the closest beach from the property?
    Hello! The closest beach is Pan Dulce to 10 minutes aprox from the lodge. You can walk to get there and call us when you want to come back. A driver will pick you up in a car if you need it.
    Answered on July 5, 2021
  • Is there a shuttle available to get to the closest beach nearby? What are the other transportation options?
    Hello! The closest beach is Pan Dulce to 10 minutes from the Lodge. You can get walking and call us when you want to comeback. If there is adriver available he can pick you up.
    Answered on July 5, 2021
Area info *
1 Restaurant On Site

    Restaurant

    Food: Local

    Open for: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner

Resort Facilities at Lapa Rios Lodge
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Wardrobe or closet
View
  • Mountain view
  • View
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Clothes rack
Activities
  • Cooking class
  • Tour or class about local culture
  • Themed dinners Additional charge
  • Walking tours
  • Temporary art galleries
  • Beach
  • Snorkeling Off-site Additional charge
  • Horseback riding Off-site Additional charge
  • Hiking Off-site
  • Fishing Off-site Additional charge
Living Area
  • Sitting area
  • Desk
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kids' meals
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Secure parking
  • Valet parking
  • Street parking
  • Accessible parking
Front Desk Services
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Tour desk
  • Currency exchange
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Outdoor play equipment for kids
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Shuttle service
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Wake-up service
  • Private entrance
  • Car rental
  • Laptop safe
  • Packed lunches
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Airport shuttle Additional charge
  • Airport pickup Additional charge
  • Airport drop-off Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
Accessibility
  • Auditory guidance
  • Visual aids (tactile signs)
  • Bathroom emergency cord
  • Lowered sink
  • Raised toilet
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Outdoor swimming pool
    Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Open all year
  • All ages welcome
  • Pool with view
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
Spa
  • Yoga classes
  • Full-body massage
  • Hand massage
  • Head massage
  • Couples' massage
  • Foot massage
  • Neck massage
  • Back massage
  • Spa/Wellness packages
  • Spa facilities
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Spa Additional charge
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

House rules

Lapa Rios Lodge takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

2:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Check-out

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children over 6 are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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The fine print

Please note there is no air-conditioning, Internet, televisions or phones on the Lapa Rios property.

Please note the property is located on a ridge which requires uphill walking (about 200 steps from lowest bungalow to the dining area).

Please note that only children older than 6 years are welcome due to the limited opportunities to enjoy the place for children younger than that age.

Please note that the children's rate is only for kids between 6 and 11 years old. Children as from 12 years old pay the adult rate.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Please inform Lapa Rios Lodge of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Payment before arrival by bank transfer is required. The property will contact you after you book to provide instructions.

FAQs about Lapa Rios Lodge

  • Lapa Rios Lodge has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant

  • Check-in at Lapa Rios Lodge is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:30 AM.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • The prices at Lapa Rios Lodge may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • The nearest beach is 2,600 feet from Lapa Rios Lodge.

  • Lapa Rios Lodge is 9.3 miles from the center of Puerto Jiménez.

  • Lapa Rios Lodge offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Massage
    • Hiking
    • Snorkeling
    • Fishing
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Hand massage
    • Beach
    • Horseback riding
    • Walking tours
    • Yoga classes
    • Swimming pool
    • Spa facilities
    • Cooking class
    • Full-body massage
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Spa/Wellness packages
    • Themed dinners
    • Back massage
    • Neck massage
    • Foot massage
    • Couples' massage
    • Head massage

  • Room options at Lapa Rios Lodge include:

    • Bungalow
    • Villa

  • Yes, Lapa Rios Lodge is popular with guests booking family stays.