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Drake Bay Wilderness Resort

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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend and I were here for four days. It’s off the beaten path, which makes it even better. The resort staff are fantastic, the resort is clean and beautiful, the food is gourmet. We stayed in the penthouse - room 45. Alonso and Abraham...More

Thank Carol M
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Reviewed 9 May 2017

Arriving by a really small plane (Nature Air) at a really small airport (more a gravel road) and by boat this is a wonderful place where you can live like in paradise. Nice little houses with terrace and a breathtaking view over the bay. Dining...More

Thank alexanderstruss
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Drakes Bay Wilderness Resort is in a great location at one end of Drakes Bay. The resort is small. About 20 rooms spread out in blocks of four, a bar, a dining room, reception, dock and saltwater swimming pool. Our room was spacious, clean...More

Thank Joe C
Reviewed 12 March 2018

We had a wonderful time spending a total of 7 days 6 nights at this resort and I can fully recommend the experience. I was located about 5 min by boat or 15 min walk from the beach or small down of Drake Bay. This...More

Thank Noah H
Reviewed 26 February 2018

Our family of four, including 2 in their 20s, spent a delightful week at Drake Bay Wilderness Resort in January. We had been there before, some twenty years ago and then again about ten years ago, and were a bit worried about going back to...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Beachfront
Free Internet
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Airport Transportation
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$332 - US$339 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#2 Family Hotel in Drake Bay
#4 Romantic Hotel in Drake Bay
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Drake Bay
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$332 - US$339 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#2 Family Hotel in Drake Bay
#4 Romantic Hotel in Drake Bay
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Drake Bay
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (332)
Room & Suite (55)
Pool & Beach (50)
Dining (2)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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rreneem
31 December 2017|
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Response from Phillydilly | Reviewed this property |
Swim in the pool, because there’s no beach at the resort. There’s a sand beach not far away although we didn’t go there.
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anneworden
7 January 2017|
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Response from ticalinda59 | Property representative |
Corcovado and the Mangrove Tour both offer a great wealth of wildlife and plant life, both are great tours. Also, one of my favorite ones is the Rio Claro Tour. That tour offers relaxation and snorkeling at one of the most... More
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yogaevita
16 December 2016|
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Response from ticalinda59 | Property representative |
Hello Eva, I am with Drake Bay Wilderness Resort. It would be better if you contact us directly for more information about our hotel. Please look us up online.
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Room Tips
"We were in room 6 which was near the shore, dining room and reception."
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"Almost all rooms have a view of the ocean and privacy, you can't go wrong."
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"Room 45 is elevated."
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"We had a honeymoon cottage with a beautiful view.But you have to climb 54 steps. Other cottages are on the..."
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