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Margarita Road | Cocles, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 7304, Costa Rica
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Geckoes Lodge
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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14 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful one-week stay in Casa Bromelia over New Year's. We had planned to stay at Geckoes last year, but our plans didn't work out and Tom and Zoe made a special effort to help us reschedule for this year. We have travelled extensively all over the world and Geckoes is a truly unique experience. On the property... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

we had an amazing honeymoon adventure. great house with a wonderful private pool surrounded by animals and nature. tom and zoe are very nice and helpful. we loved our stay and recommend geckoes lodge to everyone who loves nature!

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

From the moment we arrived at Geckoes, Tom and Zoe made us feel welcome and right at home. They really went out of their way to ensure our honeymoon was a great experience, recommending their favourite restaurants and the most beautiful beaches in the area to visit. They are so easy to talk to and happy to help with any... More 

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Greenville, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

My kids cannot stop talking about this place!! Kaia (turned 5 at Geckoes) and Andrew (age 7) LOVED all the wildlife noises and the beautiful birds, bugs and creatures around this property. Everything you needed was there - well equipped kitchen for cooking just caught fish (call Wahoo Fishing for a charter), comfortable beds with netting, and the greatest location... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

My wife and I spent our honeymoon here in late August on recommendation from one of her co-workers. Tom and Zoe were excellent hosts! They gave us all of the information we needed to get around during our stay. We were literally surrounded by rain forest. It is very peaceful. Costa Rica has a very relaxed vibe. From the people... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We stayed 4 nights late August. Geckoes is two Amazing hardwood houses surrounded by spectacular rain forest landscaping. About a mile from the beach, so lots of quiet. The owners/hosts (Tom and Zoe) are really nice and went out of their way to make us comfortable. Many excellent restaurants are nearby. The sounds of the "jungle" at night are truly... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Fabulous Bromelia House in great location with colorfull jungle ! Everything was made available to us for a great holiday ! The sound of the jungle was amazing...Thanks to Zoe and Tom the best hosts of Costa Rica. Chantal & JM

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

I've been visiting Costa Rica for years now and this was the first time we tried the gecko out after hearing so many great things about it. The whole place was spotless and worth every dollar spent. The staff were great and helpful providing us with fabulous advice during our stay. I can not wait to get back and give... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

This was our third visit to Geckoes Lodge, which is unusual for us as we like to experience different holiday locations. However, Geckoes is worth revisiting due to its fabulous hosts, amazing location, tranquil pace of life and stunning wildlife. The lodge we stayed in (Bromelia) is set in extensive grounds and looks down upon a canopy of bananas, ferns... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

It was our first time in Costa Rica and I was looking for a right place to stay for quite a while as always...I guess I have a bit deformation about that as I am working in travel business for many years and as as tourist guide for seven years as well...My husband says I always find the perfect place...and... More 

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Address: Margarita Road | Cocles, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 7304, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Limon > Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Geckoes Lodge Costa Rica/Limon

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