Si Como is a no-fuss, family friendly luxury eco lodge property that is flanked by Manuel Antonio’s rainforest and other rich topographical features. Its consistent sustainable tourism efforts and stringent recycling policy has earned the lodge the topmost CST 5 LEAF Certified sustainable lodge rating. Although Si Como No not a true blue eco lodge, Si Como No’s management has ensured that come up with path breaking ideas and dedicated efforts to minimize the impact of tourist activity on the environment and the local community. Si Como’s most noteworthy contribution to the local eco tourism has been a lush Butterfly Garden and a immaculately kept 30-acre wildlife reserve. And if that wasn’t enough, the owners have gone a step ahead along the vision of founder Jim Damalas and have taken the town’s eco cultural ideas to neighboring farm villages. Si Como No has interwoven quality service with comfortable accommodation, perfect hospitality and an eco conscious attitude.
Tours and Amenities
As a slice of the Greentique Hotels Nature Resort group, Si Como No provides its patrons a wide range of action packed adventure activities spanning the evergreen tours to the more offbeat and exotic experiences. Some exciting activities organized by the lodge are nature based tours, guided night hikes within the private wildlife nature reserve, boat trips, mangrove tours and customized guided Manuel Antonio trips. In addition to this , there are a gamut of other popular activities such as river rafting, Santa Juana bird watching, sea kayaking, canopy safari, horseback riding, mountain biking, a tour of Damas Island Estuary on boat, a Carara Biological Reserve Jungle River Cruise, dolphin discovery tours, surfing on the perfect waters of Si Como No’s surrounding beaches, snorkeling, sunset sailing and high action sports fishing.
Si Como No offers a combination of world class facilities and convenient amenities in the form of three restaurants and bars (includes a bar and grill and a swim up Boca Bar Mogotes). Guests can also enjoyed relaxed days at the 80,000 gal pool, which features a restful whirlpool spa and some of the best scenic vistas of the surrounding natural landscape. There are two 42 inches flat televisions in the spa premises along with a light meal menu. The family friendly resort has also kept in mind the needs of their younger patrons and made a nice kiddy pool with a waterslide. This resort cum spa cum wildlife refuge also features a well-stocked art gallery that houses works of art (wood creations, ceramic items and pottery) by local artists and craftsman.
Other much sought after attractions at Si Como No include a 45 seat Multimedia THX/DVD private theatre that showcases a nice combination of recent blockbusters, old classics and family flicks.
Si Como No’s service is friendly, personalized, warm and attentive, in sync with the lodge’s eco tourism philosophy and ‘guest comfort above everything else’ focused principles. The management here strives hard to keep their workforce happy, well-trained and content, which in turn reflects in the considerate service meted out to their guests.
Sim Como Ni’s accommodation are a beautiful amalgam of functionality, comfort and aesthetics, while ensuring that it is kept as natural and possible to let guests experience ‘the real feel’ of a nature hideaway. There are 58 neatly decorated, spacious and snug rooms, with every room featuring a huge private bathroom, a fully stocked mini bar, a large private balcony offering spectacular vistas, a telephone line, energy conserving lights and an air conditioner. Si Como No attempts to keep it as comfortable as possible in an untouched jungle wilderness surrounding.
The rooms are housed inside sprawling two storied structures that are sprinkled all over Si Como No’s tropical rainforest landscape. All accommodations are painted in rich earthy hues that give them a surreal back to nature appeal. Deluxe Rooms are spacious accommodations that are preferred for their lovely oceanic views, whereas the relatively smaller Superior Rooms (on the ground level of the structure) provide regular views of the lodge’s surroundings and the adjoining forest.
Si Como No’s Standard Rooms are priced at $ 205 USD per night and the Superior Rooms cost $ 235 USD a night. The well-appointed and spacious Deluxe Room can be booked for $ 265 USD a night, while a Deluxe Suite (offers breathtaking vistas of the jungle and sea from a sun swept terrace) costs $ 350 USD. In addition to this, Si Como No also offers nice discounts on last minute accommodation packages, guided nature tours and the food tab.
Si Como No Nature Reserve & Spa Costa Rica
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Direct Hotel Telephone and Reservations Dept: + (506) 2 777-0777 Ext 206 – Dial 011 first if calling from the U.S.
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