Aguila de Osa Inn

Posted by on Jan 31, 2012 in Costa Rica Eco Lodges, Front Page Featured, Osa Peninsula Eco Lodges | Comments Off on Aguila de Osa Inn

Agulia de Osa Inn is a charming Drake Bay located high bluff dwelling that is strategically nestled on the extension of the Corcovado National Reserve in Costa Rica’s famed Osa Peninsula. The raw natural beauty of its surroundings (in the form of wilderness personifying rainforests, untainted beaches and perfect azure waters) coupled with a huge range of action-packed excursions and secluded, luxuriously rustic accommodation options have made Aguila de Osa Inn the preferred stopover of nature/adventure buffs. Guests here can treat themselves to a variety of rich natural experiences, from dining at the restaurant in the backdrop of a stunning bay view to relaxing in their hillside tucked suites. The inn is also a few nautical miles away from Cano Island (a pristine snorkeling and hiking hotspot), thus making its immediate surroundings one of the most biologically gifted regions in the world complete with panoramic views, virgin forests and an exciting assortment of wildlife species.

Activities and Amenities

Aguila de osa Inn is a paradise for nature and adventure activity buffs with its generous assortment of tours/excursions. From guided nature hiking tours of the Corcovado National Park (there is also a VIP tour that flies visitors to the Sirena Biological Station by plane) to a Cano Island tour (witness the rich marine biological wonders of the island with a thrilling snorkeling session), visitors have plenty to do during their stay the eco-lodge. Scuba diving in the clear waters around Cano Island Biological Reserve (to observe majestic coral treasures, vivid reef fish schools and unusual rock formations) is another popular tourist activity in the region. In addition to this, the inn also organizes spectacular whale and dolphin watching boat tours, canopy tours (traversing across the jungle using a safety harness) for the ones with a penchant for adventure, night wildlife spotting tours and half day horseback riding tours (gallop through secluded beaches and primary rainforests to verdant hilltops for striking views of the ocean and waterfalls tucked away in the jungles).

Often known as the fisherman’s paradise, the Aguila de Osa Inn participates in some of the most exciting and challenging game fishing sessions in the world. They have the distinction of holding over 40 I.G.F.A records, which have all been set in the 80 nautical miles from Aguila Inn. Bird watching, mountain biking, kayaking on the river/ocean and a 4-6 hour long tour of Drake Bay’s mysterious mangrove forest are other popular visitor activities.

In-house amenities at the Aguila de Osa include a picturesque ocean view restaurant, well maintained trails, hammocks, a bar to enjoy cocktails at sundown, beautifully landscaped gardens and an indoor game room.

Accommodations

Aguila de Osa Inn offers 2 suites and 11 deluxe rooms, which are all spacious, comfortable and elegant furnished with a mix of rustic and well-appointed elements. Each room is bifurcated into three clusters (which are designed to offer broad views of the tropical rainforest) and features stylish Italian tile bathrooms, quaint cathedral –style ceiling, ceiling fans, hand-made décor, canopy beds, 24 hour electricity, UV treated drinking water and hot water. All windows are mesh covered to ensure the omnipresence of the region’s pleasant tropical breeze.

Rates

The rates during high season for single and double occupancy arrangement are $ 556 USD and $ 465 USD (per person for 2 nights) respectively. The rate per night above 5 nights goes to $ 238 USD and $ 190 USD for single and double occupancy respectively. Rates include all required transfers from Palmar Sur to Drake Bay airports, lodging, all meals and taxes.

Location: Osa Peninsula
Price: $190-$556/person per night
Features: beach, river, waterfalls, nature reserve 

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