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Costa Rican Boutique Resort Recognized for Its Highly Personalized Service, Innovative Design & Natural Beauty


DRAKE BAY, COSTA RICA--(Marketwired - November 03, 2015) - Drake Bay Getaway Resortreceived the 2015 World Boutique Hotel Award for the World's Best Beach Hotel. Drake Bay Getaway Resort is located on the world-famous Osa Peninsula in Costa Rica. The Osa Peninsula is the most diverse place on Earth and encompasses Corcovado National Park and beautiful Caño Island Biological Reserve. It is the perfect escape for those seeking nature, adventure and relaxation.


The World Boutique Hotel Awards is the only international awards dedicated to recognizing unique excellence among luxury boutique hotels. Hotels are personally visited by a member of the judging team, ensuring that all the winners are capable of transporting their guests into a novel world through the history of the location, its culture and its own stylistic flair. World Boutique Hotel Award winners offer personalized service, an intimate environment, and a priceless experience. The World Boutique Hotel Awards 2015 ceremony was held on October 30, 2015 at the Montcalm Hotel, in London, UK.


According to the World Boutique Hotel Awards' judges, "Drake Bay Getaway is truly a unique luxury resort nestled between the coast and the rain forest of Costa Rica's Osa Peninsula. The resort's innovative and environmentally-friendly design set amidst the natural beauty of the land combined with the exquisite, thoughtful customer service made this hotel stand out as a World Boutique winner."


Yens Steller, co-owner of Drake Bay Getaway commented, "We are truly honoured to receive this esteemed award. As someone who grew up in Drake Bay and understands the unique wonders of this area, it was always my dream to create a resort that would respect and honour the natural beauty of our environment and marry it with highly personalized offerings and healthy, delicious cuisine to create an unforgettable experience. We strive to ensure that our guests receive that Pura Vida feeling that Costa Rica embodies and look forward to welcoming guests from around the world to our resort and exceeding their expectations for many years to come."


About Drake Bay Getaway Resort


Drake Bay Getaway Resort is an adventure and wellness hotel in the heart of Costa Rica's Osa Peninsula. We are dedicated to providing you with an unforgettable experience through our rustic luxury accommodations and passion for healthy living. At the same time, we focus on protecting the magnificent natural environment that is our home and continue to think of ways to further reduce our ecological impact. The property has five beautiful cabins, nestled in the hills of Drake Bay, with truly breathtaking ocean and rainforest views.


Drake Bay Getaway Resort is owned and operated by two young entrepreneurs; Patrick Ludwig and Yens Jimenez Steller who left their fast-paced, high tech jobs in Seattle, Washington, in order to follow their dream of building a rustic luxury, sustainable hotel in one of the most remote and beautiful places in the world: Drake Bay.


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