About Drift Away Eco Lodge

Situated in a quiet town of Playa Avellanas, the Drift Away Eco Lodge offers a perfect setting to relax, unwind, and connect with nature. The lodge is located in close proximity to some of Guanacaste’s most beautiful beaches known for great swimming and excellent surfing.

Our lodge grounds offer a lush green escape and feature an outdoor pool, garden, and patio areas. Our accommodation options include rooms and villas, suitable for couples, families, and friends traveling together. All of our rooms/villas have private bathrooms, dining tables, and are outfitted with locally made furniture, accented with touches of driftwood decor.

At Drift Away Eco-Lodge we care about the environment and adhere to high sustainability standards in our day to day operations.

Hotel Facilities

All rooms at the Drift Away Eco Lodge are outfitted with locally made wood beds, a dining table, and are accented with touches of driftwood decor. Beds feature memory foam mattresses, luxurious organic cotton sheets, and plush hypoallergenic feather pillows that are guaranteed to give you a good night’s rest.

The en-suite bathrooms feature hand-carved wooden sinks and are equipped with a duo-flush eco-toilets and low flow shower head. Organic cotton towels and complimentary organic biodegradable toiletries are provided for the duration of your stay. The rooms offer a Garden or Pool View and are equipped with energy efficient ACs to keep the room cool even on the hottest days.

Juice Bar: Grab a freshly squeezed juice, sample our local brews, or share your Costa Rica adventures with fellow travelers. Our open air Juice Bar is an ideal setting for a refreshing afternoon drink or a healthy snack. During events and retreats, the Juice Bar can serve as an ideal setting for a reception or cocktails.

Breakfast Bar: Start your day at our open-air Breakfast Bar where our delicious locally sourced breakfast is served daily from 7am-9am. A game space and lounge at the back of the Breakfast Bar keep things lively here all day long.  The space is breezy and cool, even in the heat of the day and stays opened for use until late in the evening. During events and retreats, the Breakfast Bar can also used for other meals, meetings, and celebrations.

Garden: Our garden is a perfect space to relax in the afternoon. Read a book in a hammock or hang out at one of our picnic tables tucked away from the sun rays. During retreats, this outdoor space can also be used for casual networking or breakout sessions.

Pavilion: Our screened pavillion space is an ideal spot to hang out in early morning, in the evenings or on rainy days. The Pavillion is stocked with yoga mats and props, books, board games, and comfy lounge chairs. During retreats the pavillion can be converted to a space ideal for meetings, ceremonies, yoga sessions, meals, etc.

Drift Away Eco Lodge is located in a quiet area of Playa Avellanas, just 30 mins south fo the bustling tourist town of Tamarindo. The lodge is located between two of Costa Rica’s best surfing beaches: Playa Avellanas and Playa Negra.

Lagartillo Beach (Playa Lagartillo) located just 200m from our lodge is loved by locals but is rather unknown to tourists. Aside from a few times a year, the beach is practically deserted offering a quiet romantic setting for ideal for a small beachfront wedding or elopement.