Hotel Rancho Corcovado
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Andresturner stayed here on Mar 25, 2013 during their trip titled: Costa Rica to Patagonia.
The Corcovado National Park is on the Oso Peninsula and can only be accessed by walking or talking a boat to it. I stayed at Drake Bay just outside the park. The first day I had a hammock day, the second day I went snorkelling near the Caño Island and the third day walking in the park. By the way on the 9th February 3/4 of my trip is over.
... small town stretches for 3 or 4 kilometres along the coast squeezed between the sea and the hills which rise up within metres of the shore in places, so it is possible to be in forest in minutes. The southern strip contains houses built by the American company United Fruit for the workers in the banana plantations that they developed in the area. That was the sole source of work for many years. The managers lived further along the shore in large houses surrounded by beautiful ...
... casados and pasta, so we pretty much decided to eat every meal here, except breakfast since it doesn't open as early as we wake up. There's also a grocery store attached to it, and they offer laundry service.. so it's truly a one-stop shop!
Mom had been really looking forward to the canopy tour-- where you go on elevated platforms and zipline across the forest. The tour took place in Los Planes, a small town in Drake Bay. We ...
Up at 0630 shortly after angle grinders started up on our roof! Quickly down to the pool area by the beach. Breakfast by the pool whilst on internet planning move to Drakes Bay. S repacked everything we need into 2 strollers so we can leave the 2 suitcases at the hotel, I watched on supportively. Left by car 1130 for what we were told was a 4 hour journey south to Sierpe. Good roads! Another monsoon made part of the ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Rancho Corcovado Drake Bay
We ended up pitching a tent in the front of this hotel, right above the beach. The old man working the office was very nice, and agreed to let us pitch our tent out front for cheap. We also looked at a couple of the rooms up on the hill, and they had unbelievable views.
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