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Tiskita Jungle Lodge

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Punta Banco, Pavones | P.O. Box 13411-1000, Pavones, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

What a place!! Beautiful surroundings which encompass a wonderful main lodge building! Wonderful food and staff and you feel completely at one with nature. As you can only realistically arrive by small jet plane, you feel so far away from anything industrial and urban. The wildlife is amazing. From the scampering feet of a coati or a lizard, to the... More 

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Waterloo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

I stayed in Tiskita for 4 nights in April 2015. Within 24 I had seen squirrel monkeys, a howler monkey, macaws, hummingbirds, toucans, frogs and geckos. Horseback riding through the rainforest I saw so many beautiful plants, as well as my first sloth. I was astounded at the variety of wildlife around the lodge. It was also incredibly relaxing. Mornings... More 

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Winterthur, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

Our first stop in Costa Rica was Tiskita... It was all what we expected and a bit more. Its a very familiar and friendly place, where you can see a lot of animals and feel all alone in the nature. Our bungalow had ocean view, the veranda with hammock is great to relax with all the jungle sounds and the... More 

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Fort Collins, Colorado, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Tiskita Jungle Lodge was the epitome of great jungle lodging. The adventure began when we landed in our 4-seater plane on a "driveway" grass landing strip.The owners and staff were very on top of things. The buffet meals were delicious. For the nature lover, you are completely immersed and surrounder by wildlife while still being near the beach. We had... More 

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Helena, Montana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Tiskita is a very comfortable, original lode based on a large forest reserve including large tracts of primary forest and other habitats that add up to amazingbiodiversity . Peter and Lispeth, are Costa Ricans devoted to the conservation of nature in this spectacular region of southwest Costa Rica, on the Golfo Dulce. Their family run operation features the best hospitality... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Peter and Lizbeth and their family have created a remarkable biological reserve! We were impressed with how they have worked to reforest lands, plant orchards, build the lodge and cabins, and create an extensive trail-system across the reserve. Their conservation ethic is commendable and appreciated. We were awed by the beauty of Tiskita and amazed by the fantastic birds and... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

We highly recommend Tiskita Lodge. If you just love being immersed in unspoilt, beautiful nature, far form the madding crowd, it is the perfect balance of forest, sea, animals and birds. Each cabin is set in the jungle overlooking the sea, and one is surrounded by the sound of crashing waves on one side, and chattering monkeys and birds on... More 

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Carp, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Think of the best time you ever had at a family cottage - that's Tiskita. A warm, friendly welcome and exceptional care for their guests throughout the entire stay (including arranging for the delivery of a much-needed prescription from a pharmacy several hours away). Dining is family style, with Peter, Lisbeth, Clyde and visiting family members joining in. Three delicious... More 

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Marrakech, Morocco
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Like some of your other reviewers, I embarked on this leg of our Costa Rica "adventure" with some trepidation, as we had been advised in advance that the accommodation was "somewhat basic", and I was not sure whether it would suit all the members of our 2-couple party, who are more familiar with somewhat up-market holiday hotels. However, I need... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

First off, let me say, that when my wife told me she wanted to go to Costa Rica and spend a week at a resort in a rain forest near Panama (Tiskita Lodge), I was none too pleased. The prospect of spending 6 days in a hot humid climate without the benefit of air conditioning, satellite tv, and constant access... More 

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