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    Lookout Inn Lodge

    Carate, Corcovado National Park, Costa Rica
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    Reviewed 23 January 2017

    We spent the last 3 days of our Costa Rica vacation, Jun 2-4, 2017, at the Lookout Inn. Our only regret is that we did not have MORE time there! I knew that we had found a special place upon arrival when I saw the...More

    Thank dduseigne
    Response from lookoutinn, Owner at Lookout Inn LodgeResponded 25 January 2017

    a million thank you's for your visit and this nice review --i dont even know where to begin --just a million thanks please come back great time here is may and june fruit trees going off -- lil rain --great lightning shows out on the...More

    Reviewed 21 January 2017

    preface: certain aspects of review reflect my bias as wildlife ecologist / conservation biologist who teaches environmental studies & sustainability WHAT I (AND MY BF) LOVED MOST 1. location - could NOT be better: close to beautiful beach (whereas other lodgings seem high up on...More

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    Response from lookoutinn, Guest Relations Manager at Lookout Inn LodgeResponded 22 January 2017

    yes a long review thanks so much for it and visiting us here at the lookout inn --

    Reviewed 17 January 2017

    Magical place with clean lodging and wildlife everywhere. We watched a capuchin monkey family groom and feed each other while reading from the deck this afternoon. Then some macaws came to visit. Very special place with special hospital folks working here to make your stay...More

    1  Thank David W
    Response from lookoutinn, Owner at Lookout Inn LodgeResponded 17 January 2017

    it was a total pleasure hanging out with u2 and please come back some day with the kids se ya again and dont forget we have a boutique hotel in puerto jimenez thanks terry

    Reviewed 13 January 2017

    A late review as my wife and I were fortunate to stay with generous hosts Katya and her husband Terry, not once, but twice, over the December holidays in 2014. We travel often and value genuine experiences. Costa Rica promises some of the most pristine...More

    1  Thank Andrew M
    Response from lookoutinn, Owner at Lookout Inn LodgeResponded 13 January 2017

    we thank you for this very nice touching review thanks ---please come back to see us some day -- sunny and hot now till may then the rains begin a bit and its my favorite time of the year... weather cools off some -- great...More

    Reviewed 9 January 2017

    We( 5 adults, 4 children, or as Terry jokingly called us " family of 36") recently spent a week at this lovely remote lodge. We were met at the Puerto Jimenez airport by Todd who took us to their sister inn for bathroom break and...More

    1  Thank Lynda M
    Response from lookoutinn, Owner at Lookout Inn LodgeResponded 10 January 2017

    the family -- hello ya all -- thank you and all of you for the visit --- sunny days here for at least 4 more months and those monkeys and macaws are still hanging around - thanks so much for hanging with us and the...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$79 - US$246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Location
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    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Osa Peninsula >
    • Corcovado National Park >
    • Carate
    • Also Known As
    • Lookout Hotel Carate
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    RobeCutt
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    Response from DrGermond | Reviewed this property |
    I know people fish there, but I am not a fisherman.
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    Response from pilgrim3739 | Reviewed this property |
    Flight from SJO to PJM , then either a taxi , or collectivo to look out inn . Quite a few visitors had hired cars and driven from PJM , and some had even driven from SJO , Though it would depend on the season ,and would need... More
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    Response from Kl-brise | Reviewed this property |
    Hi there, when we stayed at lookout there was a couple who did day tour through park with guide. Quite a hike, they said!it was 24km, hot, up and down. Terry suggested to us (as we were traveling with two kids 4 and 7) to do... More
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    "All rooms are good and have a great view out to the Pacific Ocean."
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    "Since the Squirrel and White-faced Capuchins come down from the ridge line above the lodge ask for higher..."
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    "You need to figure out how close to nature you are happy to be. Best to email Terry."
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    "This Inn is off the grid so be ready, no hot water, solar power, limited cell reception and wifi."
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