Jinetes de Osa Hotel
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We took a short flight into Drake Bay instead of the 12 hour land journey. The plane only had room for 12 passengers and the landing strip came out of now where in the middle of the jungle near the beach. We were met by a van to take us to our hotel and the road from the airport was dirt and gravel and barely wide enough for the van. We even drove …
I didn't have any internet at my hotel in Drake Bay so this will serve as an update for the three days I spent there.
My flight left on time at 9am (the taxi guy asked me about this and I couldn't
remember for anything what "nine" was en espanol). Anyway, the plane
was tiny! 1+2 configuration. Wonderful scenery on the way. Palmar …
Wow! What a week. We've been at Jinetes de Osa here on Peninsula de Osa for the past 5 nights and have seen heaps of cool things. On Monday we sat and waited for the 9:30 bus from Palmar Norte to Sierpe when a guy came past on his way there and wanted a bit of petrol money, so he offered us a lift for 3000 Colones ($6). Taxi costs at least $15 so …
VALENTINES DAY, and Howard Hay’s birthday. Happy Birthday BG!!!
The Wind Spirit dropped anchor at Bahia Drake at 8 AM (we were still asleep). Breakfast is always a pleasant buffet experience with a great variety. Oh that fresh tropical fruit and the omelettes made to order. Today was extra special because there, as I sat down with my food and coffee, was a beautiful and ever so sweet ...
... booked the 8 nights at Casa Buena Vista and we hoped to move on south along the Pacific coast to Hacienda Baru, a private Reserve. Unfortunately they did not have a room available until three days later, and as Anita was fully booked too, we decided to move elsewhere in MA for those 3 nights. It was not easy to find anything but finally we spotted Kachu Hotel and Restaurant online, right on the beach near the Park, and at a reasonable cost. On arrival the lady in charge ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsJinetes de Osa Hotel Drake Bay
Good rooms, great staff, day trips were organized, dive shop was good except very old wet suits. Great food due to their new chef. Location great.
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