Esquinas Rainforest Lodge
How has this lodge rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
TripAdvisor Reviews Esquinas Rainforest Lodge Golfito
Travel Blogs from Golfito
Our next stop was the Esquinas Lodge on the south pacific coast of Costa Rica (near Costa Rica border). Today our enthusiastic driver ensured I didn't nod off in the car but instead used my time to practice my Spanish. Constantly So many words passed through my head but I remembered this: Cochinos are smelly people!!
Manuel (driver) …
... After lunch everyone disappeared off to various hammocks for a good 2 hour nap.
When we woke up we were delighted to find Bea had made us brownies for tea, just what we needed to line out stomachs for a night out in the only bar in the jungle! It's also the only bar I've ever been to that's byob and you are encouraged to plug your own music into their massive speaker system!
... I wandered around the stalls with Bambi’s mom. We found a little shirt stall where a friend of Johnny was sitting watching the game on a little TV. He let us join him for a while, then we found a little bar that opened to the street with a big screen showing the game. I bought more of the Cas juice!!! YUmmmmmmm!!!!
Mama Norma made AMAZING arroz con pollo when we came back. It was so good I went back 4 times for more, and I ate 2 avacados with it... ...
... better.We met the couple from Canada (originally from Guyana and Sri Lanka), we'd met at the party , it was both their birthday's ,so we invited them for tea on board Windstrutter. Iris and Ainsley came with a huge iced cake and i had to row them, without runing it, from the dock. We hada lovely aftternoon and wathced the sunset with a rum punch I made us. It's quite rare we do that believe it or not.
... up. They were fine enough, but made the peaceful jungle retreat a lot less peaceful(!) and deepened our conviction that Southern Europeans just don’t have ‘inside’ or ‘night-time’ voices! Plus, when they did eventually stop shouting and go to bed, one of them was so good at snoring and having conversations in his sleep that he managed to keep things going for them until everybody was awake again. Between that, the cicadas and the ...