Set in a private nature reserve spread over 1,000 acres of Central America’s last remaining lowland tropical rainforest in Costa Rica’s wild Osa Peninsula, Lapa Ríos is paradise for lovers of wildlife, birding, nature and beaches.
Lapa Ríos is a model ecotourism project and a sustainable tourism pioneer. The Lodge has won many awards for social and environmental excellence. Consider staying a minimum of four nights to enjoy all Lapa Ríos has to offer.
- Lapa Ríos is one of the few Eco Resorts in the world that is located in a rainforest with easy access to pristine Pacific beaches that allow for a great variety of land and water based tours and activities.
- Dining at at the open-air “Brisa Azul” restaurant will be one of the highlights of your stay. Expect locally sourced, freshly prepared meals along with breathtaking views of the rainforest and Golfo Dulce.
- Home to monkeys, macaws, pumas, toucans, tree frogs and thousands of other creatures, a trip to Lapa Ríos Eco Lodge will be the experience of a lifetime.
- Internet service
- Swimming pool
- Massages services
- Yoga lessons.
The Lodge’s luxurious bungalows are nestled along a ridge in the Rainforest Reserve of the property. The bungalows are open-air with screens that allow you to experience the sounds, sights and smells of the rainforest and the ocean. All bungalows offer stunning views of the Pacific Ocean or Golfo Dulce from your bed or your spacious, private deck.
The bungalows feature one king size bed or two queen size beds with 400-thread count, organic cotton linens, and a spacious indoor bathroom with two showers.
- Ceiling fans
- Safe deposit box
The Certification for Sustainable Tourism Program – CST – is a product of the Costa Rican Tourism Board and it is regulated by the Costa Rican National Accreditation Commission. The certification is based on an accreditation of a scale of 5 “levels” of sustainable tourism achievement.
CST gives you reliable information regarding companies that make efforts to improve their management and operations to offer a sustainable product. It is also a good tool to differentiate those companies that are truly engaged with sustainable practices, from others that claim to be sustainable but are inconsistent in their actions.
The range of prices scale is based on the following criteria:
$ Refers to Budget accommodation: ranging from $70-100
$$ Medium: $100 – 150
$$$ Upscale: $150 – 200
$$$$ Premium: $200+
These measures are meant to be used as a reference only and they are calculated on double occupancy, standard room, quoted in U.S. Dollars and include a 13% sales tax; on both high and low seasons.
You can always refer to these prices as selection criteria.