Nestled upon Playa Zancudo, a remote black-sand beach along the southern Pacific coast of Costa Rica, Cabinas Los Cocos is a beach front hotel that is surrounded by coconut palms, almond trees, colorful flowers and just steps away from the Playa Zancudo and the warm Pacific Ocean. If you are seeking for place to enjoy a peaceful vacation close to the nature as well as to the beach, they can choose Cabinas Los Cocos. This area of the country sees far fewer tourists, though the scenery is beautiful and offers abundance of activities. Susan and Andrew England are the hosts of these incredible beach front cabins. They are living in this place for over 25 years and can help you to get plenty of information about the history of the tropical village.
Surrounded by coconut palms, bamboo, flowers and almond trees, beachfront cabins are cozy, and include kitchens, wooden decks where you can sit at a table or swing on a hammock and watching the ocean waves roll in and also the amazing sunset, and private bathrooms with hot water. In each of the room you will find fan and hot showers and also a full stocked kitchen, a fridge. In each of the cabin you will enjoy full comfort and privacy. From the cabinas you will have to walk for just two minutes to reach the excellent restaurant Sol y Mar. You can also visit other local restaurants from Tico to Italian within walking distance. Each cabin is screened, with mosquito nets over the windows and beds and also contains fans that keep the air circulating and cool throughout the day.
These cabins can accommodate three in each of the rooms and featured with a double and single bed. These beach cabins are constructed with tiled floors and large varnished decks from where you can enjoy the stunning garden and ocean view. All the rooms are decorated with hand-painted furniture and lamps.
With a palm frond roof, gorgeous hardwood floors, one cabin is a jewel. It can accommodate four people and featured with a double bed up in the open loft and a double bed downstairs. You will find the fourth cabin as beautiful as the jewel and the outside of the cabin has a full-size mural. This cabin has the capacity to accommodate two people and has one double bed.
Tours and Activities:
Rio Coto River Tour
With the strange trees line the riverside, Rio Coto River is perfect for enjoying comfortable cruise through rolling farmland, unchanged in 50 years. You can get opportunity to watch different species of birds, crocodiles and monkeys. You will go for this tour with a small motor boat or can also use kayaking on your own. You can take help form a guide to know about the history and environment of the area.
Cabinas Los Cocos offers 3 kayaks for rent by which you can go through the tidal mangroves and enjoy kayaking on the safe quite waters as well as enjoy watching lots of birds or just enjoy the calm morning ocean. With a power boat you can go to a gorgeous shaded canopied canal and there can enjoy kayak for 2 hours and then return to the hotel.
Casa Orquideas Botanical Garden
Nature lovers will love to visit this botanical garden of Ron and Trudy MacAllister who have been landscaping, collecting, and cultivating plants for 20 years and all the plants are collected from all over the tropical world. You can enjoy guided tour through the ornamental and agricultural gardens. To reach the garden you will have to cross the Golfo Dulce and can also enjoy snorkeling on a brain coral reef.
If you want to explore some of the Costa Rical Wild animals, you can go to the refuge and with a boat ride across the gulf. You can watch macaws, sloths, parrots and other animals. There is also a stop for snorkeling.
Osa Peninsula Hiking Tour
If you love adventure tour, you can go for this tour. With a boat ride you will reach Puerto Jimenez and then with a truck you will reach Peninsula where you can enjoy hiking and also can enjoy watching different kind of wild animals including groups of monkeys, scarlet macaws, sloths, and frogs.
Cabinas Los Cocos
Or Mail: Susan and Andrew Robertson
Apdo. #88, Golfito