Ranchitos Las Cotingas
The short walk up a hill to get to Ranchitos Las Cotingas is worth it for a comfortable place to stay in Drake town with stunning panoramic ocean views.read more close
The lodge’s staff will meet you at the beach when you arrive to assist with luggage and guide you about five minutes up the main road to the private dirt path and concrete staircase that leads, to the reception area.
From here, dirt paths take you to four deluxe rooms that offer ocean views and three economy rooms with views of the manicured gardens, melina or pine wood ceilings and bitterwood floors give each quaint room a rustic feel.
The Garden View 1, $45 per night for one person (year round), includes a full bed minifridge, Wi-Fi access, shelves, fan, standing shower and front balcony with reclining chairs.
In 2014 the lodge began serving food and offers the chef’s choice for breakfast ($6), lunch ($10) and dinner ($12), complimentary appetizers are served at sunset nightly.
A mini-bar in the reception area is always open to guests and drink prices vary.
Services and Amenities
Tours to any Drake Bay attraction and boat taxis to Sierpe can be arranged in the reception area, which is open from 6 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Behind the property there is free, uncovered dirt parking. Laundry service is available at $3 per bag.