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Tortuguero Jungle Lodge

Tortuguero National Park, Tortuguero, Costa Rica
Tortuguero Jungle Lodge
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Manchester, New Hampshire
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75 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

This hotel is beautiful with lush property, birds, iguanas and howler monkeys right outside. The food and service were perfect: fresh vegetables, fruits and rice and beans! There is water set out 24 hours and coffee. Really cool place - but not for people who do not appreciate night jungle sounds and a visit from an iguana.

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New York City, New York
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6 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

We have gone to Costa Rica each year since 2006. This is the first place we visited there that we will never visit again. Rain in February and not unexpected there were 6 or 8 umbrellas at every door.the paths at the Lodge were old cracked cement and the water on them was in places ankle deep. The rooms are... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

A beautiful hotel comprising groups of villas with views over the river, each with a terrace equipped with hammock and rocking chairs. Woken each day by the sound of howler monkeys. Grounds were magnificent and harboured a wide variety of birds and animals including toucans, sloths, iguanas and frogs, and the expert guides lead a variety of tours on the... More 

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9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

This place is truly magical and was a highlight of our stay. Seeing the green turtles preparing their nests and laying eggs at midnight was a unique experience. The wildlife boat tour at 730am was tremendous, our guide Gustavo was exceptionally knowledgeable and a really nice, friendly guy. I recommend the village tour too. Our room gave the impression we... More 

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Somerville, Massachusetts
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16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

My wife and I came here for part of our honeymoon. The place was beautiful and everything was taken care of for us, but in our case, the room isn't nearly as important as the people we meet and the things we get to do (we're not really sit by the pool kinds of people). On top of being a... More 

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Saskatoon, Canada
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15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights as part of our Caravan tour and it was a wonderful experience. The staff were so happy and helpful. The tour guides were very knowledgeable and showed you all kinds of wildlife. The rooms were very clean and fresh. The Howler monkeys were your early morning wake up call as there is no glass... More 

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Saskatoon, Canada
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35 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

Wow...we stated at Anhinga Lodge as part of a Caravan Tour. This place is truly a piece of heaven! You must travel by boat for approximately 1hour 45 minutes. The wildlife is very impressive. Sloths, caimans, crocs, toucans, monkies, butterflies, birds, etc. The lodge is very comfortable The cabins have tin roofs which are a bit noisy at night when... More 

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Ont.Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2012

We spend 2 nights here as part of a Caravan Tour. This property is only accessible by boat or plane and is in the jungle. We arrived by boat after an amazing ride down the rivers and canals. We saw so much wildlife - sloths, monkeys, caimans, lots of birds and a nest of baby turtles rushing to the Atlantic.... More 

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Monterey, California, United States
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28 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2012

We just got back last week... Beautiful place ...we had no rain - lots of sun! We saw monkeys, cameens, lots of birds, frogs and turtles in the river. We saw one green turtle that came up to nest but she changed her mind! :( The food was awesome! Loved the pool. Saw a dolphin in the river too! Read... More 

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Sudbury, Ontario, Canada
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18 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2012

Top notch operation that serves your every demand each day. Gardeners, Waiters, Bartenders, Cleaning Staff, Cooks, Hosts, Managers.... Tons of staff to cater to your preferences. I have never had so many choices for breakfast in the morning.... They prepared our fish that we caught to eat each evening over and above the wonderful meal provided already. A definite 5... More 

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