LOVE in our frog pond

Yesterday early morning we had a pleasant surprise at our frog pond. After a heavy night shower our staff discovered dozens of Gliding Tree Frogs were mating on the leafs surrounding the little pond. This phenomenon is rarely seen and only lasts in the very early morning hours as these frogs tend to go back […]

HIGHEST rating in the 2013 Certification for Sustainable Tourism!

The Osa Peninsula is an incredible place to observe wildlife, both on land in the water. Southern Hemisphere whales come from August through early November. In the last couple of weeks, our guests going on the Golfo Dulce Tour have been very lucky and most of the groups have been able to spot these impressive […]

HIGHEST rating in the 2013 Certification for Sustainable Tourism!

GREAT NEWS! We have just been re-awarded with the “Level 5” of the Certification for Sustainable Tourism (CST), a rigorous certification program by the Costa Rican Tourism Board (ICT) that evaluates tourism companies’ sustainability practices in natural, cultural and social resource management. The CST is regulated by the Costa Rican National Accreditation Commission and consists […]

Destination weddings at El Remanso

Celebrate your special wedding day in the lush rainforest of the Osa Peninsula in Costa Rica, for a colourful and exotic wedding that you will treasure forever! At El Remanso Wildlife Lodge, the choice is yours: you can either plan for every detail or you can pick a theme and leave the hassle to us. […]

Rainforest Exploration from a View Deck

When you are looking for a place to retreat and enjoy nature, the first things that come to mind are unexplored settings, beautiful landscapes, silent getaways and obviously having perfect uninterrupted views of all the surroundings. El Remanso Wildlife Lodge offers you exactly that. You will have the possibility of slowing down your vacation pace […]

Waterfall Rappelling is Jumping into Freedom

Challenging adventures are probably the most attractive category of activities to schedule while you are traveling. Especially if the landscapes are those typical of Central American rainforests, with vegetation that goes from knee-high bushes, to trees so tall, it almost seems like the forest canopy meets with the clouds. Follow the natural trail parallel to […]

Hidden Treasures in the Darkness

As soon as the sun is about to set, the rainforest night-life starts to awaken. Your senses become keener as you try to identify those new sounds and smells, trying to recall what you have discovered about Osa Peninsula’s particular landscapes and critters. While lodging at El Remanso, you can design your day adventures but you […]

Breakfast View to the South Pacific – Costa Rica

The sunlight delicately filters through the cabin windows as the rainforest birds start singing their early tunes. As your senses slowly awaken, the morning starts to unravel all the natural treasures of Osa Peninsula which sit just a few steps away from your bed. While you take a first look at your surroundings decorated by exuberant vegetation, the melody […]

El Remanso is a Tripadvisor Travelers’ Choice Award 2014 winner!

El Remanso Lodge on the Osa Peninsula has been awarded 2 Tripadvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards 2014 in the categories “Best Small Hotels” and “Best Hotels for Families”. With its intentionally small-scale designed capacity, El Remanso features only 6 private cabins and 6 separate rooms for a maximum of 30 guests. Combined with an extensive trail […]

Create your own Costa Rican dish

Discover the typical Tico Casado, our traditional Costa Rican meal. Embarq in a culinary journey and you won’t be disappointed with this typical Tico dish that will bring the sunshine to your table. Gather family and friends and give it a try! In addition to being delicious, it’s simple to make. Here’s what you will […]