El Remanso is that rare ecotourist vacation that blends the wonders of the rainforest with sandy Pacific Ocean beaches. Our lodge is on the Osa Peninsula in Costa Rica, one of the world's greatest ecologically diverse areas. The Osa Peninsula is host to over 700 species of trees, more than either the entire country of the USA or Canada. El Remanso Rainforest Wildlife Lodge is located half way between the town of Puerto Jimenez and the famous Corcovado National Park and is included in the Osa National Wildlife Refuge which now integrates over 5,000 acres. This wildlife refuge protects the biological corridor between Corcovado National Park and Cabo Matapalo.
The Osa Peninsula in Costa Rica is one of the world's most beautiful pristine tropical rain forests of the world amd a great eco-tourist holiday. You can see vast amounts of wildlife and botanical treasures. Scarlet macaws, toucans, parrots, four species of monkeys, five species of wild cats, kinkajous and much more can all be seen from El Remanso lodging. Sandy beaches, rivers, forest trails, tree climbing, waterfalls and some of the world's best birding and wildlife viewing. Our lodge's 140 acres are surrounded by ancient forest and its endlessly fascinating and amazing jungle and wildlife. Recent sightings include jaguars, ocelots and several species of rare endemic birds. If you want to experience the splendors of nature at its best while relaxing comfortably you will love to be with us at El Remanso.
If you are adventurous you may want to experience the forest canopy by climbing to the platforms in the trees for exhilarating views. Our many waterfalls on the property can be enjoyed by hiking or a four hour trip rappelling down a series of four falls and through shady pools. At the end of the pools you will arrive on our wonderful sandy beach. Our cabins are situated with ocean and forest views where you can experience the rain forest at its best in comfortable and spectacular lodging.
Each cabin is fully screened, has a private bath, hot water, electricity provided by a micro-hydroelectric plant, a queen and single bed, and hammocks. Relax on the front porch where you can watch the gorgeous sunset, while listening to the song sounds of the forest. We invite you to share the wonder and richness of seeing, feeling and living immersed in the natural unity of the rainforest where life's pains and troubles just drift away Come and enjoy an extraordinary experience that will remain in your memory forever.
El Remanso has just finished hosting a yoga tour group after finishing its new covered yoga deck. See the photos. Inquire about hosting your yoga retreat. The El Remanso Lodge is situated on 140 acres of tropical rainforest. Care has been taken in the creation of the lodge to minimize the impact of construction on this special place. We encourage our guests to take advantage of the wonders El Remanso by exploring the grounds. Here are some of the things you can see.