Playa Cativo Eco-Lodge

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Playa Cativo Eco-Lodge

Playa Cativo Eco-Lodge: Luxury All Inclusive Rainforest Lodge!

Playa Cativo Eco-Lodge is a luxury beachfront, rainforest property. Located on the Osa Peninsula in Costa Rica’s Southern Zone. They offer a unique boutique experience. With over 1000 acres accessible only by boat from either Puerto Jimenez or Golfito.  Surrounded by Piedras Blancas National Park. The Lodge offers guests an opportunity to experience this remote gem of a location in luxury accommodations! Three categories of guest rooms offer to visitors. With spacious hardwood retreats with rain showers and stunning ocean views.

At Playa Cativo Eco-Lodge you will fall asleep listening to the gentle waves and animal and bird noises of the surrounding jungle. The El Gavilan Restaurant offers delicious a la carte meals. Included in every guest’s stay.  Also, a lovely freshwater swimming pool and bar for relaxing after your day’s adventures! WiFi and computers are available for guests to do that you can keep in touch. All while you are on your Costa Rica vacation.

Total Nature Immersion!

Costa Rica’s Osa Peninsula is famous for it bio-diversity and multitude of unique ecosystems. Playa Cativo Eco Lodge is surrounded by Piedras Blancas National Park. An extension of Corcovado National Park – one of the “wildest places on earth” according to National Geographic. Piedras Blancas National Park is over 35,000 acres, which includes almost 150 species of mammals, over 100 different types of reptiles and nearly 10, 000 different insects!

Couple all of that with a plethora of different plant life and you have a unique and spectacular location for your Costa Rica nature vacation! This amazing location will allow you to see all four species of monkey that can be found in Costa Rica, sloths and many species of big cats: ocelots, pumas, and jaguars to name a few! Scarlet Macaw nesting and breeding areas abound in this area also – bringing color and drama to the skies above the Lodge!

So Much to Do in Beautiful Gulfo Dulce, Costa Rica!

The Golfo Dulce area in the southern region of Costa Rica offers so many amazing activities that there will be surely be something for everyone you are traveling with to do! The Lodge offers extensive hiking options in the Piedras Blancas National Park – including a much-recommended nocturnal exploration experience! This unique rainforest and wetlands area of Costa Rica also provides guests with almost unlimited birding opportunities. With over three hundred and fifty recorded bird species in the immediate area. You are also likely to see as many unique species as you want!  The Gulfo Dulce area is also home to spectacular mangrove and sea kayaking, Stand Up Paddle Boarding adventures, dolphin, and whale watching excursions, waterfall hikes and snorkeling tours, as well as many other activities that will fill your days with excitement and unique experiences!

Unique and Remote – the Very Best of the Osa Peninsula!

The Playa Cativo Eco-Lodge located on a beautiful and secluded beach every day far from the hustle and bustle everyday life! The tranquil Gulfo Dulce is uniquely located to provide peace and quiet and a plethora of plant and animal life! Unbelievable natural vistas and spectacular adventures will greet you around every bend. Also, the luxury accommodations and services available at Playa Cativo will make your stay in this isolated paradise truly magical. Gourmet food, superb guest rooms, spa and concierge services and many other details will make your stay at Playa Cativo Eco Lodge one of the highlights of your Costa Rican vacation!

All in all, enjoy yourself.

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On-Site Facilities

Restaurant Playa Cativo

El Gavilán Restaurant

Overlooking Golfo Dulce, El Gavilán Restaurant features innovating multi-sensory dining experiences in a romantic and private setting. The restaurant offers adaptable ¨a la carte¨ menus.

El Gazebo Sunset Bar Playa Cativo

El Gazebo Sunset Bar

With exceptional views of the tropical gardens, ocean and unforgettable sunsets, El Gazebo is located next to our freshwater swimming pool with smooth breezes.

Playa Cativo Pool

Swimming Pool

The fresh-water, chemical-free, outdoor swimming pool is a great place to relax. It has an impressive view of the ocean and sunsets over the Golfo Dulce.

Welness adn Spa Playa Cativo

Spa & Wellness

Celebrate nature at its best, enjoy and indulge yourself in a rejuvenating body, mind, and spirit experience, surrounded by the foliage of the pristine rainforest and tropical gardens of the property.

Playa Cativo Library

Library and Business Center

Read about the incredible Golfo Dulce and Costa Rica’s natural history or the surprising creatures in the rainforest. Wi-fi and complimentary use of computers with internet access are also available.

Room Types

Playa Cativo Deluxe Room

Deluxe Guest Room

The Deluxe guest room has an amazing view across the front gardens of the lodge to the ocean, with unforgettable sunsets and refreshing breezes from the Gulf.

Playa Cativo Luxury Room

Luxury Guest Room

These open-air rooms are spacious and well-appointed, they have stunning views of the ocean and tropical gardens and beautiful bathrooms with a rain shower with abundant hot water.

Premium Guest Room Playa Cativo

Premium Guest Rooms

Premium rooms have magnificent views across the tropical gardens to the ocean, graced with ocean breezes and outstanding sunsets, with open windows, allowing you a 180 view of the beautiful surroundings.

Premium Plus Guest Room Playa Cativo

Premium Plus Guest Room

They are very spacious and well-appointed, with open windows allowing you a 180′ view of the beautiful tropical gardens and ocean, which really allows you to feel connected to nature.


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