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Updated: 3 years 4 weeks ago

El Remanso featured on Coco Eco Magazine

Sun, 01/06/2013 - 10:34
Read this interesting article featuring El Remanso Lodge in the Osa Peninsula as a sustainable tourism destination in Costa Rica: You can also download the article as a pdf here: (right click the link and “save as” to download the article)

Surprise visitor: Rare Bromeliad Boa

Thu, 12/13/2012 - 09:49
A couple of nights ago we had a surprise visitor next to our restaurant. A beautiful bromeliad boa (Ungaliophis panamensis) was resting calmly on a large leaf. Contrary to what its name would probably suggest, this snake is actually not part of the “Boa family” (Boidae) but is the only member of the dwarf boas [...]

VIDEO of a male puma!

Fri, 11/23/2012 - 12:59
Another nice “capture” of our camera traps! This male puma found a big interest in one of our camera traps a couple of days ago! The last couple of weeks have been very “puma-productive” at El Remanso Lodge, on the Osa Peninsula of Costa Rica! The camera traps at El Remanso Lodge form part of [...]

PUMA sighting on the El Remanso beach!

Fri, 11/09/2012 - 20:27
Richard & Jutta from Germany had an amazing wildlife sighting this afternoon on the El Remanso beach! While heading back from a hike, right next to the beach trail, they heard some noise in the bushes and out came a female puma with an iguana in its mouth! Below is the amazing picture they were [...]

Scarlet macaws at a “beach almond feast”!

Sun, 11/04/2012 - 17:53
Scarlet macaws (ara macao) or “lapas rojas” are frequent visitors to the grounds of El Remanso Lodge. These beautiful birds inhabit a large area of the Osa Peninsula and according to scientific data, they have been thriving with a steady population increase over the last decade. One of their favourite “meals” is the fruit of [...]

Watch this video: Big group of peccaries

Fri, 11/02/2012 - 12:39
It is frequent to observe collared peccaries on the grounds of El Remanso Lodge. Collared peccaries are one the 2 species of wild pigs found on the Osa Peninsula in Costa Rica. They are one of the preferred preys for the wildcats, specially the pumas (puma concolor)! This video was taken a couple of days [...]

NEW pool at El Remanso!

Thu, 11/01/2012 - 17:34
We are excited to report that finished with the construction of a new pool at the lodge! After some crazy 7 weeks of work, the new pool sits in the same position of the old one, with a current size of 19 x 5 meters and a large wooden deck around it. The new deck [...]

A guest experience at El Remanso

Wed, 09/26/2012 - 21:45
It is undeniable that a vacation at El Remanso is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. And because pictures often do more than a thousand words we thought it would be great to share this selection of pics of a recent guest at the lodge:

El Remanso featured on Daytime TV

Wed, 09/26/2012 - 21:14
El Remanso Lodge on the Osa Peninsula got featured on a Daytime TV segment about all-inclusive ecoresorts, with Kimberly Button. Watch the video here in our youtube channel: