Hidden in the rainforest above a secluded and wild beach, El Remanso Lodge is located close to the Southwestern point of the Osa Peninsula of Costa Rica, 45 minutes away from the town of Puerto Jimenez. With its 185 acres of private reserve, it is part of the Osa Peninsula National Refuge.
The owner-operated Osa Peninsula Lodge offers both private bungalows and villas as well as rooms in our Casa Poniente. The small-scale character of the lodge enables a highly personalized service. Come and see why many of our guests have been recommended to stay with us by family or friends who have been here before!
Located on Costa Rica's southwest Pacific side of the Osa Peninsula, this area is well known as one of the world's most pristine and biodiverse rainforests.
El Remanso Lodge was designed with strict ecological policies in mind and has been a pioneer in sustainable practices on the Osa Peninsula since its creation in 1999. The lodge was one of the first in Costa Rica to provide its electricity exclusively by its own micro-hydro system. We reduce our environmental impact by recycling our waste, we run our own composting system, treat waste waters and participate in local community programs on the Osa Peninsula a part from providing a stable workplace for over 30 local staff all year around.
El Remanso Lodge is oriented to those seeking to enjoy the secrets and pleasures of a pristine rainforest experience. We work with the most discerning traveler and the lodge is ideally suited to couples or families, naturalists, photographers and all nature lovers wishing to escape mass tourism resorts. You will appreciate the personal treatment combined with our first-hand knowledge of the rainforest, which ensures a thoroughly enjoyable stay.
You may see monkeys leaping in the trees, exotic birds calling and the colorful frogs croaking away in the night. Explore hidden valleys with botanical treasures or lagoons and tide pools at the beach. Magnificent panoramas await you as you hike our trails. Secluded waterfalls and pools deep in the forest where you feel like you stepped back in time. Wake up to the sounds of howler monkeys and parrots greeting the new day.
El Remanso is an ideal Osa Peninsula Lodge for active people who are searching for a unique experience within nature while respecting and protecting the environment. It is often picked as a honeymoon destination or a special family reunion.