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Tortuguero Jungle Lodge

Tortuguero National Park, Tortuguero, Costa Rica
Tortuguero Jungle Lodge
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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New York City, New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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29 reviews 29 reviews
12 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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16 reviews 16 reviews
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11 helpful votes 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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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 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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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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15 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 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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6 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
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 28 reviews
6 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 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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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2011

Our family (grandparents, parents and two children, ages 11 and 8) spend three wonderful days at the Lodge. From the moment we were greeted by the staff on the dock as our boat approached the lodge to two of the staff standing on the runway holding umbrellas over us as we boarded a plane for Arenal, all of our wants... More 

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