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Turtle Beach Lodge

3.0 of 5 Cano Palma, Tortuguero 1, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

This was our first destination on our trip around Costa Rica. The hotel is in the middle of the jungle and the entry is at on of the many small canals. From the hotel premises you walk directly onto a beautiful beach. The region is notorious for the amount of rain, but we were lucky to have three days of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

We stayed in this hotel for a couple of nights in July. The hotel is accessible only by boat or small planes and is very secluded. We were picked up by our guide from San Jose and taken by bus to the river for the next phase of the journey. The boat ride itself was amazing and we saw all... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

My boyfriend and I spent 3 days and 2 nights at the Turtle beach lodge. Our time there was great and our guide, Marvin was both friendly and knowledgeable. He went out of his way to ensure we had a great time especially when we went kayaking with him where he spent an hour extra out with us on the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

This is perfect place get close to the djungle and the animal. The resort show professional way of taking care of their guest's. Nice and clean rooms delicius food in the restaurant. We recomenned You to take the kajak tour through the canals.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

To get the real authentic experience, food, and cultural immersion, this is the place to stay! Amazing staff, quality, hospitality ..everything on point! Should you get Alex as your guide, you are going to have a GREAT EXPERIENCE!! very knowledgeable and friendly. Truly met and exceeded all expectations!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Arrived by boat,great fun.We stayed 4 nights, large bedroom, 2 beds with fans above.Nicely set out lodge surrounded by jungle.We did a tour of the property with our guide,we put on free gum boots and walked through the bush saw monkeys,frogs,various birds,.Take mossie reppellant as they surround your entire body.We walked around the lodge and saw wonderful plants and leaf... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We stayed 3 nights at this place Which was overlooking a beachfront.The food was buffet style and always rice and beans were in the menu and was good. There was a pool table and bar and swimming pool. A boat station at the lodge where people came and left by boat. The boats were good but no body bothered to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

We went to Costa Rica at the end of May 2014. Turtle Beach Lodge was our first destination, and it opened very positively gates to know Costa Rica, its nature and its people. We liked very much warm welcome at the Lodge, quality and ponctuality of transfers and especially excellency of the guides. We also had opportunity to discuss with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

We had a very nice stay at the Turtle Beach lodge. Very friendly staff and a nice pool. This lodge seemed to be rather expensive but our price included all excellent tours with a guide, transportation, and food so it was a great value. We saw lots of wildlife including a basilisk lizard running across the water and then getting... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

I think quite a few lodge in Tortuguero have mixed reviews. Mine is kinda mixed as well, although I have to admit I did have a very good time and would probably go back to this place, as others are not better as far as I can see. We were in a small group of 5 people which was perfect.... More 

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Address: Cano Palma, Tortuguero 1, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Limon > Tortuguero
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Turtle Beach Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 55
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Turtle Beach Hotel Tortuguero
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