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Cabinas Pura Vida Bed & Breakfast
2.5 out of 5
Agujitas, Bahía Drake Centro, Playa Blanca de Osa, Drake Bay, Puntarenas
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0.18 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (54 reviews)

"Norlyn & his wife are excellent hosts. Pick up and drop off at the beach on arrival/departure and for all tours that depart from the beach. You can book your tours directly through Norlyn. The rooms are small but comfortable. There are hammocks, tables & a refrigerator in a communal area that guests ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 5, 2019

Cabinas Pura Vida Bed & Breakfast
Casa Nirvanita - A Little Biological Jewel by the Sea
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2.38 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (32 reviews)
Tropical Paradise with a spectacular home.

"First off the owners, Clara and Germán are absolutely a joy to have as your owner/hosts. They are so helpful in assisting with any arrangements you may need. They arranged for the Corcovado tour boat to stop on the beach in front of the house and pick us up and drop us off so we didn't have to drive ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2020

Casa Nirvanita - A Little Biological Jewel by the Sea
EcoFarm Casa Pequeña
2 out of 5
Los Planes de Drake Bay, Direccion Hacia Playa Caleta, Drake Bay, Puntarenas
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The price is $55 per night
2.3 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
A place worth to visit

"Osvaldo and Yoselyn run a amazing place. Eco farm and lodge are settled in the middle of the jungle (Toucan, howler/spider monkey, parrots...). Remote for sure but local taxi easy to organize. They work a lot to provide a very sustainable/green stay (energy, water supply, home grown food...) and ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2020

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Drake Bay Getaway Resort
3.5 out of 5
Osa Peninsula, Drake Bay, Puntarenas
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0.47 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (6 reviews)
Elegant Adventure

"Drake Bay Getaway is an intimate and elegant resort offering fine dining, family-like hospitality and high end accommodations, all surrounded by jungle filled with wildlife and perched on a hill with commanding views of the Pacific. It is not a Caribbean beach and spa hotel. Rather it provides easy ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2018

Drake Bay Getaway Resort
Hotel Margarita
2.5 out of 5
200 meters west of Drake Bay school, Drake Bay, Puntarenas
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0.19 mi from city center
4.6/5Exceptional! (36 reviews)

"nice grounds. comfortable room. helpful staff. close to many restaurants. 15 minute walk to beach."…"

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2020

Hotel Margarita
The Tranquilo Lodge - All Meals Included
4 out of 5
Camino Aerodromo - Bahía Drake, Drake Bay, Provincia de Puntarenas
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0.81 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (6 reviews)

"Fantastic. Very nice grounds and a dedicated staff"…"

Reviewed on Mar 1, 2020

The Tranquilo Lodge - All Meals Included
Rancho Corcovado Lodge
3 out of 5
Agujitas Beach Osa, Peninsula de Osa, Drake Bay, Puntarenas
The price is $128 per night
0.33 mi from city center
3.7/5Good! (22 reviews)

"Our view from the shared balcony was spectacular! The ocean, harbor, and birds.."…"

Reviewed on Dec 30, 2019

Rancho Corcovado Lodge
Casa Drake
3 out of 5
Los Planes de Drake Bay, Drake Bay, Puntarenas
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The price is $94 per night
2.61 mi from city center
3.9/5Very Good! (16 reviews)
wonerful hospitality

"a family business very attentive to our needs lovely people"…"

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2020

Casa Drake
Aguila de Osa Rainforest & Marine Adventure Lodge
3.5 out of 5
Osa Peninsula, Drake Bay, Puntarenas
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0.71 mi from city center
4.8/5Exceptional! (9 reviews)
Fabulous

"This place is fantastic. Wonderful location and amenities. The food here is 5-star and the service is even better. I loved the grounds of the hotel. Just be aware there are a lot of steps to get to your room. A lot. Even still I will be back."…"

Reviewed on Mar 27, 2018

Aguila de Osa Rainforest & Marine Adventure Lodge
Casa Gitana Corcovado
2.5 out of 5
Drake Bahía, Drake Bay, Puntarenas
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The price is $42 per night
1.52 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (6 reviews)

"The owners of this property are fantastic. They are so nice and helpful. The food, which they cook themselves is amazing. I would never of thought this little place in Drake Bay would have such delicious food. The beds are comfortable and rooms always clean. It is amazing value for the price."…"

Reviewed on Jan 26, 2020

Casa Gitana Corcovado
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Visiting Drake Bay

Visitors to Drake Bay are sure to enjoy the beaches and local tours. In Drake Bay, there are 37 hotels and other accommodations to choose from.

Sightseeing and Staying in Drake Bay

The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the beaches and these places to visit: Drake Bay Beach, Drake Bay Hiking Trailhead, and San Josecito Beach. Additionally, you might want to add Corcovado National Park to your agenda.

As you plan your holiday getaway, you'll find 37 hotels and other lodging options to choose from in Drake Bay. Here are highly ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Cabinas Pura Vida - This 2.5-star cabin features free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its central location and clean, comfortable rooms.
  • Las Cotingas Lodge - Our customers like the helpful staff at this lodge. This 2.5-star lodge features a restaurant, free WiFi, and free parking.
  • Rancho Corcovado Lodge - This 3-star hotel features free breakfast, a restaurant, and parking. Expedia customers like its location.

Dressing for Drake Bay

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 94°F during the day and 67°F at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 94°F, while the average at night is 71°F
  • July through September has daytime averages of 88°F with nighttime averages of 70°F
  • In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 89°F and nighttime averages of 68°F
  • Average annual rainfall for Drake Bay is 112.68 inches
  • Usually March and February are the hottest months with an average of 93°F, whereas January and February are often coldest, averaging 68°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Drake Bay?
Cabinas Pura Vida Bed & Breakfast is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data. This cabin offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Other good choices for your visit include The Tranquilo Lodge - All Meals Included and Casa Drake.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Drake Bay, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of hotel reservations are refundable provided that you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of the scheduled arrival. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, it may still be possible to cancel it and be given a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Put your dates in and click on “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to review the best deals available in Drake Bay.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Drake Bay?
To access more information about picking new dates or cancelling your trip to Drake Bay, click here.
What's the best place to stay when traveling with kids to Drake Bay?
Hotel Las Caletas Lodge is a lodge with a restaurant and free buffet breakfast, and it’s a top choice on Expedia for families. Other options for your family trip include Poor Man’s Paradise and Rancho Corcovado Lodge.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Drake Bay?
Las Cotingas Lodge is a top lodge for people traveling with their pets, and offers a restaurant and a bar/lounge for its human guests. Drake Bay Backpackers is another option for you and your pet.
What's the best place to stay close to Drake Bay Beach?
Adjacent to Drake Bay Beach, Hotel Margarita is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this hotel offers an outdoor pool and free WiFi. Other good options within a short distance include Rancho Corcovado Lodge and Pirate Cove.
What about the best place to stay near Drake Bay Hiking Trailhead?
One of the top choices for your stay is Rancho Corcovado Lodge, located next to Drake Bay Hiking Trailhead, and this 3-star hotel offers free breakfast and a restaurant. Hotel Margarita and Drake Bay Getaway Resort are two other good choices in the immediate area.
What's the best accommodation to stay near the beach in Drake Bay?
Las Cotingas Lodge is a top pick for your beach vacation. Other good choices for your stay near the beach include Casa Horizontes Corcovado and Drake Bay Paradise Lodge. To enjoy some time by the water, head to Drake Bay Beach or San Josecito Beach.
What are some hotels with pools in Drake Bay?
Pirate Cove is a top lodge with an outdoor pool, free buffet breakfast, and a restaurant. Casa Corcovado Jungle Lodge is an additional hotel with an onsite pool.
What is the best spa hotel in Drake Bay?
Casa Corcovado Jungle Lodge is a highly recommended beach spa hotel featuring a restaurant and an outdoor pool. Other popular spa hotels in Drake Bay include Aguila de Osa Rainforest & Marine Adventure Lodge and Drake Bay Getaway Resort.
What is the best accommodation for staying close to Juan Santamaria International Airport (SJO)?
Courtyard by Marriott San Jose Airport Alajuela is a popular 3.5-star hotel featuring a restaurant and an outdoor pool. It’s located a short 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Juan Santamaria Intl. Airport. Other options close to the airport are Holiday Inn Express San Jose Costa Rica Airport and Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton San Jose-Airport.
What is staying in Drake Bay like?
Visitors to Drake Bay are sure to enjoy the beaches and local tours. A top sight in the city is Corcovado National Park. In Drake Bay, there are 92 hotels and other accommodations to choose from.

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