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Cabinas Tortuguero

200 meters north of the National Park entrance | across from Supermarket Bambu, Tortuguero, Costa Rica
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Cabinas Tortuguero
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Mariscal, Costa Rica
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After staying here for 2 nights I started to realise that tortuguero isn't the safest place for a young solo female traveller, but the owners of this apartment were so friendly and chilled out I felt very welcome. The room is clean and spacey and the fact there is an open kitchen is perfect for those on a smaller budget.... More

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Bowling Green, Ohio, United States
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

...but it is nice. Clean rooms, wi-fi throughout and peaceful. There is a kitchen and a grocery store next door if you want to cook your own food. If you don't there is a semi-fancy restaurant also across the street. But in Tortuguero nothing is far away. The young guy that runs the place, and works very hard is super... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Except for the bumpin music coming from the reggae bar across the walking path this place was perfect. The highlight I'd say was the exceptional staff who helped us book tours, transfers and recommended great restaurants for us. The gentleman whos name escapes me even let my partner use the cabinas computer to do some work one evening. He also... More

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Monterey, California
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
11 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

This place is a dump. The kitchen was so dirty it made me cringe every time I went in to heat up some water. The room was perpetually full of ants and mosquitoes (no nets) that came in through the cracks in the floor and walls. They only cleaned the rooms when the guests changed, no matter how long you... More

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Barcelona, Spain
17 reviews 17 reviews
12 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

Cheap, well located (3 min walking from the entrance of the park, on the main road of the village), clean, with a kitchen to cook your own meals, a fast internet, a lovely garden and a staff extremely friendly ! Go there that s an excellent deal !

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16 reviews 16 reviews
14 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

After getting hit by bedbugs in another hostel that had no spare rooms we had to leave in the middle of the night. We walked into Cabinas Tortuguero and woke up the owner at 2:30am. He was so kind and understanding. He wasn't at all annoyed and just told us to relax and sort out the check in in the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013 via mobile

Very nice people who were working here. It was not a far walk from the boat with our luggage! We had 4 separate rooms all occupied with a private bathroom. Really clean. For such a great price! Also, the staff was so friendly. Wilfredo, who was responsible for the bookings, also was an excellent tourguide and took as to watch... More

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Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
35 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013 via mobile

I stayed in a double private room for $14 a night. Decent value for money given breakfast is not included but Wifi, ok showers and the other usual amenities. Rooms were very clean and no mossies inside, just a few ants. Jose the owner and all the staff were great, very friendly and helpful with all questions. I signed up... More

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Uppsala, Sweden
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27 reviews 27 reviews
16 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

We stayed for two nights at 30 per night with a private bathroom. Actually we received a room in their partner hotel which is closer to the beach on the Caribbean cost. The host is super friendly, the room was alright, but a little run down. The bathroom was sufficient but not great and there were quite a few mosquito... More

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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

I booked the room and payed our entire stay (2nights) online. Room was missing the toilets' door and when i asked about it the receptionist answered "aren't you a couple?". After several reminders they agreed to switch rooms, but only for the second night. The tour guide that works with the hostel and with whom we went to the turtles... More

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Also Known As:
Cabinas Tortuguero Costa Rica
Address: 200 meters north of the National Park entrance | across from Supermarket Bambu, Tortuguero, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Limon > Tortuguero
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Ranked #11 of 25 Specialty lodging in Tortuguero

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