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La Cusinga Eco Lodge

3.8 km from Uvita centre
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
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200 south of km mark 166 | 5 KM south of Uvita Bridge, between KM Mark 166 & 1677, Uvita 60504, Costa Rica
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West Hartford, Connecticut
Reviewed 1 week ago

This property is a "gem in the jungle". Built from materials harvested from the property, the buildings & accommodations are just magnificent - the craftsmanship is incredible. The 180 degree view from the hilltop "Lookout" is just amazing with the most beautiful sunsets & unimaginable stargazing. The staff is wonderful, the food is excellent. What more can I say?

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ordered their special of the day which was snapper in pesto sauce. Lovely presentation with perfectly cooked fish and vegetables. With a drink each, and dessert, the bill was less than $60. Excellent service!

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Costa Rica
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful rooms, with all wood features, big bathroom space, no technology distractions, view to the sea, monkeys to wake you up in the mornings. Delicious food, they will prep your breakfast early if you need to go into early morning tours. Great service and very friendly staff. Several paths to walk around the hotel property, spend some great time in...

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Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago

Highly recommend this lovely lodge, The yoga studio by itself is worth coming for. So is the beach which is a national park but barely used (I was the only one there for a few hours). Very comfortable, lovely staff, delicious food. No AC if that is an issue (we thought the fans were fine). Sound of the ocean is...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such a beautiful place with a very kind staff ! We spent 2 days in the Manu bungalow and it was just perfect : lovely, very clean, spacious. You have gorgeous views and the staff let telescope to guest's disposal. They even don't hesitate to show you where to find animals. We recommand !!!

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a lodge overlooking a small part of the forest then the Pacific. The 'lookout' was fabulous place to watch the birds. The best walk was to the Arco beach- takes about 20mins and is a bit tricky near the end but so worth it- secluded, peaceful and the trees were teaming with life. Also swam in waterfall pool...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed our two night stay and would have liked another day or two there. The room rate was a bit high, but the room was big and the woodwork, wooden chairs, and stonework in the bathroom made for a beautiful yet simple cabin. The staff were warm and friendly. Birds and animals were seen, trails and the beach walked,...

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The Hague, The Netherlands
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

La Cusinga is a very nice lodge on an excellent location with beautiful views on the surrounding coast line and the Pacific. Even though the lodge is quite near to the coastal highway you do not hear the traffic. This is due to the situation of the lodge. The restaurant is also nice. The staff is friendly and helpful.

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Sedona, Arizona
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved the location, trails, beach, birds. Very nice accommodations. Beautiful views. Spectacular sunsets from the beach and observation deck. Staff very nice and helpful. Highly recommended. Prices in restaurant were very reasonable. Made to order breakfast was included and excellent.

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wow, we stayed 3 nights, which just wasn't long enough. Lovely room, simple and comfortable, with drop dead ocean views from the porch. Great hiking trails with spider and howler and white faced monkeys to watch, as well as lots of great birds. The staff is terrific -- very helpful. The kitchen does fish beautifully. We had 3 great dinners....

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Parking
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hidden in the hilltops overlooking the pristine beaches of Costa Rica's still-virgin south pacific, where the ocean crashes into the jungle sits La Cusinga. Tucked away in a private reserve of over 600 acres, this rainforest lodge provides guests with sweeping ocean views, sandy beaches, natural pools, and the chance to experience the burgeoning forests and astonishing wildlife of the country's most famous ecosystem - OSA. The hotel offers ten rooms designed with sustainably-harvested wood and local materials to maximize comfort while minimizing impact on the environment. The open-air restaurant creates an ideal setting for couples and families alike to enjoy delicious tropical dishes made with fresh produce grown on our farm. The lodge's genuine commitment to sustainable practices along with our first-hand experience in local and national conservation efforts enrich our guests' appreciation of these ecosystems and the importance of their continued preservation. This unique insight enhances the exploration of the natural surroundings while the beautiful location offers the tranquility of fresh ocean breezes and breathtaking sunsets that make for the perfect tropical escape. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Cusinga Eco Lodge

Address: 200 south of km mark 166 | 5 KM south of Uvita Bridge, between KM Mark 166 & 1677, Uvita 60504, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Uvita
Price Range: $214 - $316 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — La Cusinga Eco Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
La Cusinga Eco Hotel Uvita
La Cusinga Eco Lodge Costa Rica/Uvita
Hotel Style:
#2 Green Hotel in Uvita
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Uvita
#5 Spa Hotel in Uvita
#5 Romantic Hotel in Uvita
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“no a/c - but it's OK - you don't really need it. Evenings & overnight cool down & you actually find yourself bundled when you wake in the morning”
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