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Cabinas El Icaco Tortuguero

2.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   200 mtr south from the soccer field | Tortuguero Village, Tortuguero 10001, Costa Rica
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Ranked #3 of 7 Tortuguero B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Alan M Hudson, New York, United States
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Hudson, New York, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here last week, and thought the place was pretty well packed with a lot of European tourists and small groups, it was very quiet and peaceful. Rooms are very basic, but my daughter and I spent our time sightseeing so didn't need much.. However, there is WiFi, a pool close by and the beach is only a stone's... More 

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Budingen, Germany
19 reviews 19 reviews
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Stayed here for 2 nights. Had a double room with ensuite. Two big beds and a fan. The staff is very friendly and you are only a few footsteps away from the beach. No breakfast included but you can order something in the morning. It was a nice stay! :-)

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London, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
15 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Loved the location, right on the beach, a bit away from the village centre so very quiet for those dreamy evening hanging in the hammock and listening to the waves pounding. It's a very simple place - mind you, exactly as it is advertised - yet i loved the simplicity and exotic feel to it. Owner and his wife are... More 

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Santa Rosa, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Was really surprised by the great reviews of this place. We planned to stay two nights but only stayed one and couldn't wait to get out of there. They started trying to sell us tours before we even got on the boat in La Pavona. Once we got to Tortuguero, after four hours of travel, they took us aside and... More 

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Groningen Province, The Netherlands
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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Nice location, if you walk the beach or path down south you enter the national park. Rooms are very simple, shower is small and electrically heated. If you dont bother a basic and not so comfortable room it's a good choice. Remember that nothing gets dry over there.

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Lecco, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Sleep to the sound of waves, have a conversation with the wonderful family that runs the place, eat an awesome breakfast of pancakes and incredible coffee, and then go see the turtles! The price is great, we slept great, and couldn't be happier with the service. Highly recommended!

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Unna, Germany
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

The El Icaco is located right by the beach near the Tortuguero Nationalpark. It's the perfect place if you want to be both near nature and by the beach. They offer breakfast and clean, simple cabinas for a reasonable price. REcoomendable!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Although we visited in one of the wettest months for 10 years we were greeted with smiles by all the staff. The hotel is on the edge of town however it faces out onto the beach. Their rooms are quite basic and we didn't get hot water despite it being advertised. Be cautious of a local tour guide named Adolfo... More 

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18 reviews 18 reviews
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Cute little budget hotel that is on the Beach side of Tortuguero Village. It was very pleasant even though it was Hot and Humid!! (30 days of rain in the last 30 days we were there the of July) Rooms are Older and a little worn but nice bright colors. Hot water in the shower and 2 fans that worked... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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30 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Nice little place, friendly staff. Very hot here but I had a fan in my room. Place has wifi. Was also nice to relax in the hammocks looking at out at the sea. Had a little problem with ants but this was quickly resolved once I mentioned to the cleaners. I would recommend this place.

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Address: 200 mtr south from the soccer field | Tortuguero Village, Tortuguero 10001, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Limon > Tortuguero
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Cabinas El Icaco Tortuguero 2*
Number of rooms: 10
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