Playa Cativo Eco-Lodge is a luxury beachfront, rainforest property located in the Osa Peninsula in Costa Rica’s Southern Zone.
Playa Cativo Eco-Lodge is a luxury beachfront, rainforest property located in the Osa Peninsula in Costa Rica’s Southern Zone. Playa Cativa offers a unique boutique experience on 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 visitors 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 that are included in every guest’s stay. There is also a lovely fresh water swimming pool and bar for relaxing after your day’s adventures! WiFi and computers are available for guests do that you can keep in touch while you are on your Costa Rica vacation.
Costa Rica’s Osa Peninsula is famous for it bio-diversity and multitude of unique eco systems. Playa Cativo Eco Lodge is surrounded by Piedras Blancas National Park, which is 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!
The Gulfo 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 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!
The Playa Cativo Eco-Lodge is located on a beautiful and secluded beach far from the hustle and bustle of your every day 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. 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!
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