La Ballena Roja

Nearest Town: Uvita
Amenities: Wireless Internet, Ceiling Fans

Prices from: $32

La Ballena Roja is a relative newcomer to the growing area around the entrance to the Marino Ballena National Park. There are a number of restaurants, surf shops and tour operators all within walking distance. However, the walk may not be necessary with all the onsite services offered:

  • Chaman Pizza
  • Restaurant
  • Tours arranged
  • Surf Instruction & rentals
  • Snorkel Rentals
  • Cooler Rentals

The Ballena Roja offers economical rooms starting at $35 per night. The options are: beach bungalow type of accommodation and also his next-door free standing cabinas.


Second floor with balcony. Recently renovated. The mattresses, linens, fans and TVs are new. Each of these 2 bungalows have 2 double beds, private bath with cool temp. shower. The TV connection is cable.

The 2 Economy Rooms also have a baclcony. Each have 1 double bed, ceiling fan and a shared bathroom. Complimentary Wi-Fi but no TV.

Monkey Tree Cabinas

Located just behind La Ballena Roja. Nestled in a garden setting complete with Costa Rica’s splendour of butterflies, birds and monkeys.

The upstairs suite: 2 bedrooms. It features a balcony with hammocks and a large natural wood table. The master bedroom has a double bed and an ensuite bathroom. The 2nd bedroom has 2 single beds. Full kitchen with appliances and all that is needed to prepare, serve and eat. Sleeps 4.
Price: starts at $80 per night

The downstairs is a family style room that opens out to the garden patio. 1 double bed and 2 singles and a private bathroom.
Price: starts at $40 per night

Both cabinas are equipped with ceiling fans and the screened windows for climate perfection. Complimentary Wi-Fi but no TV.
Price for both: starts at $100 per night.
Phone 1: 011-506-8411-1852