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Overview of La Cotinga Biological Station

La Cotinga Biological Station

2.5 out of 5

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitizer provided
La Palma, Puerto Jimenez, Puntarenas

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationBlanca Beach13 min drive
  • Popular LocationLa Tarde Wildlife Area14 min drive
  • Popular LocationPlaya Isidora20 min drive
  • AirportPuerto Jimenez (PJM)42 min drive

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About this area

Puerto Jimenez

Located in Puerto Jimenez, La Cotinga Biological Station is in a rural area and on the riverwalk. While the natural beauty of Corcovado National Park and Terraba Sierpe National Wetlands can be enjoyed by anyone, those looking for an activity can check out Puerto Jimenez Pier. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including whale-watching.

What's nearby

  • Blanca Beach - 13 min drive
  • Corcovado National Park - 14 min drive
  • La Tarde Wildlife Area - 14 min drive
  • Playa Isidora - 20 min drive
  • Playa Tigre - 35 min drive

Getting around

  • Puerto Jimenez (PJM) - 42 min drive


  • Soda Las Palmas — 7 min drive
  • Los Patos — 7 min drive
  • Restaurante Osa Palmas — 8 min drive
  • Marisqueria Vista El Mar — 15 min drive

About this property

La Cotinga Biological Station

Riverwalk hotel in Puerto Jimenez with free breakfast
Coffee/tea in a common area, dry cleaning, and tour/ticket assistance are available at this hotel. Free full breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a garden. All 10 rooms offer 6 bathrooms, patios, and private yards.
La Cotinga Biological Station offers 10 accommodations. Rooms open to patios. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include showers and bidets. Housekeeping is offered daily and change of towels can be requested.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free uncovered self parking on site
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Free full breakfast available daily 6:30 AM–8:00 AM
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)


  • No elevators

Guest services

  • Change of towels (on request)
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish


  • Garden
  • Outdoor entertainment area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace


  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities


  • Bed sheets


  • 6 bathrooms
  • Bidet
  • Shower
  • Towels

Outdoor space

  • Patio
  • Yard


  • Guidebooks/recommendations

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Check-in from 2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 5:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests will receive an email 24 hours before arrival with check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The property is closed during September and October.

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Property payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a first aid kit

Property is also known as

La Cotinga Biological Station Hotel
La Cotinga Biological Station Puerto Jimenez
La Cotinga Biological Station Hotel Puerto Jimenez

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