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Toucan & Tarpon

Across From the Village, Tortuguero 10001, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Frankfurt, Germany
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent 4 nights at the Toucan & Tarpon lodge in September of 2014. Sue is a great host and treats her guests like family. Never in our entire trip to Costa Rica have we experienced such a warm and welcoming hospitality. The lodge is not located in the very touristy town of Tortuguero, but across the river. You will... More

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Stony Plain, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Let me start with saying Sue and Jeff have created a special place in the jungle where you feel safe and comfortable while experiencing all the wonders of the jungle with Monkeys and Toucans and numerous other animals , the hospitality is great from breakfast to Dinner Sue created excellent meals for us early morning breakfast to lunches on the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

My girlfriend and I booked a week in tortuguero after two weeks on the west coast and in the interior. The rooms, kitchen and hospitality at toucan and tarpon were the best we found the whole trip, it's a really homey atmosphere. Sue and Jeff are really accommodating when it comes to booking tours getting across the river. The main... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

My husband and I stayed here for two nights on our recent Costa Rican vacation. This stay was definitely the highlight of our trip. Sue & Jeff were so great from the minute we reached out to them. They suggested the best way to get to Tortuguero and helped us with other aspects of our trip. Our only mistake was... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We enjoyed a lot our stay in this place and we saw many animals especially in the mornings (tucans and all sorts of monkeys). The cabinas are right Inside the jungle and Sue was great in helping us to prepare a boat journey in the canalsas well as preparing breakfasts early in the morning. the price (50USD for the whole... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We just returned from CR and stayed a few days in Tortuguero. We booked online, via email, and Sue was very accommodating and offered lots of information before our arrival. The place is just across town, but feels isolated because you have to cross the river. The rooms are small but it's all you need. I wanted my girls to... More

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New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We enjoyed the three days that we spent at the Toucan & Tarpon. Based on another review, we reserved 2 cabins. We are a family of 2 adults and a teenage daughter - this setup was great for us because our daughter got time and space by herself (and could sleep in) and we all had a bit more room... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Living in the Jungle, the rain forest. Quaiet place. The owners are very nice. Very nice and warm hospitality! If you lucky you will see animals in the back yard near your cabin. Nice cabins. No hot water. Have to take a taxi boat to the tortuguero village,for 5 minutes.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

A word about Tortuguero: We were in Tortuguero during the rainy season and it rained for many days before we came and while we were there (2 nights). So we got a lot a humidity and nothong could really dry! The Tortuguero village Itself (pedestrian village with no cars) was really muddy where no sidewalk were built. i would not... More

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San Rafael, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

We spent 3 nights at Toucan & Tarpon as our first stop in arriving in Costa Rica and the experience set a very high bar for the rest of our trip. We had never been in a tropical jungle before and had no idea what to expect. Jeff and Sue were very helpful as we planned our trip and made... More

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Address: Across From the Village, Tortuguero 10001, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Limon > Tortuguero
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Number of rooms: 3
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Toucan & Tarpon Costa Rica/Tortuguero

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