Costa Rica Travel Information to Playa Zancudo

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Book your International flight to San Jose early.

For flights from the U. S. we recommend using Continental, Delta, American, Spirit Air, or Martin Air to and from San Jose, Costa Rica. ASSURE your return flight home departs 12:00 NOON. This will allow for potential in-country flight problems.

In-country flights are best arranged online using either Sansa or Nature Air. Our personal preference is Nature Air.


If you are flying to Golfito you will probably be spending your first night in San Jose.

If you will contact us regarding places to stay we will tell you where we usually stay.

Morning flights to Golfito leave very early and you MUST check-in about 50 minutes before flight time. More than one guest has be refused boarding when arriving 15 minutes before departure.

If you miss your flight call us immediately at 2776-0168. If you fail to contact us before we leave for Golfito (usually around 6 AM) you will be charged for the boat fees to and from Golfito.


On arrival at the Golfito Airport take one of the taxis to the public dock. If we arranged boat transportation our agent will be waiting for your arrival. He will be by the boat or may meet you at the covered bus stop along the street in front of the dock. On arrival at the dock in Zancudo the boat operator or one of our staff will take you to the lodge.

Latitude 8 Lodge
Playa Zancudo
Costa Rica
(506) 2776-0168