Set on a 165-acre preserve in the undeveloped Osa Peninsula/Golfo Dulce region of Southern Costa Rica, this environmentally sensitive lodge embraces conservation and harmony with the natural environment and caters to travelers interested in ecotourism, nature, and adventure sports. Playa Nicuesa is located within the lush rainforest of the Piedras Blancas National Park and fronts the pristine coastline of the Golfo Dulce off the Pacific Ocean.
They provide intimate experiences to connect with the natural world of the rainforest and ocean through educational and adventure activities while adhering to the highest level of sustainable hospitality. Experience nature and adventure with us, while being mindful of the pristine land They are immersed in. They strive to offer luxury service in an authentic, sustainable and pristine location.
Yoga classes at Nicuesa are specifically designed by the host teacher of the month based on their training, certification and yogic influence. Whether beginner or advanced, private or group session, each guest is catered to on a personal and transformative level during the practice.
We invite you to explore not just the preserve, but your own body during your time with us. Enrich your experience through this cultivation of breath and movement and luxuriate in the sublime pleasure of being at one with nature.
Designed in balance with the land, Playa Nicuesa Rainforest Lodge is truly sustainable from its architectural design to every aspect of your experience. Their Sustainability Coordinator ensures that they honor the environment while staying dedicated to the guest experience.
The Main Lodge is an impressive structure designed to respect the earth, using salvaged Costa Rican hardwoods, and offers canopy views of the rainforest. The cabins feature indoor/outdoor garden showers so you feel at one with this breathtaking destination. Playa Nicuesa Rainforest Lodge is a nature lover's sanctuary.
The Mango Guest House
The Mango Guest House is a 2 story, jungle-chic structure with 4 private rooms. Each room has a private entrance, private bath with open air shower affording jungle views, private terrace, ceiling fans, louvered doors and windows that wrap around the room providing panoramic views. Rooms have queen sized beds or twin beds.
One Bedroom Cabin
Beautifully and uniquely designed, each cabin has hardwood floors, ceiling fans, open air shower-bathroom with amazing rainforest views, wrap around terrace, and louvered doors and windows allowing you panoramic views. Cabins come furnished with queen beds (or twin beds upon request).
The Cabin Suite is very private and set apart from all the other accommodations. Beautifully designed, the largest cabin has all the features of the private cabins. Plus, this spacious, loft-like accommodation includes a sliding partition that adds flexibility to create 2 large bedrooms when closed or when open, a bedroom with comfortable large sitting area.
Two Bedroom Cabin
This cabin sits on the edge of the rainforest just steps from the main lodge - a great choice for families with younger children. Features include hardwood floors, large bath complete with a garden open air shower, secluded terrace, ceiling fans, and wrap around louvered doors and windows with panoramic views of the jungle.
Spread out in this 2 story, 3 bedroom house surrounded by the lush jungle. The first floor includes a living room area, a bedroom and full bath with beautiful open-air shower. The loft-like second story features a master bedroom, 2nd bedroom, full bath and large open terrace. Let the crashing of the waves lull you to sleep.