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“Great experience” 4 of 5 stars
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La Casona
Costado norte de la plaza de deportes | Tortuguero Centro, Tortuguero, Costa Rica   |  
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Ranked #5 of 7 Tortuguero B&B and Inns
Mexico City, Mexico
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8 hotel reviews
Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“Great experience”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2012

Great locations, the staff very nice, the rooms are also quite rustic but they are very decent for such a small island, the food was good and fast. We shared a triple so it was very comfortable to stay in separate beds with the idea of being at the Caribbean.

Room Tip: Get the triple if you can, you would have a terrace with a nice view.
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  • Stayed August 2012, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Reno, Nevada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2012

Cabinas La Casona is an excellent place to stay in the village of Tortuguero. Rooms are basic but very clean, the showers provide nice hot water (not always possible in parts of Costa Rica) and the beds are comfortable. The location is great: it actually sits on the soccer field sideline!! and it's just a few yards from the beach or from the main street in town. David and Raquel were fantastic hosts and the restaurant had excellent food (the coconut chicken and the fruit brochettes with chocolate sauce are to die for!). They're very friendly and run some of their own tours. The canoe tour through some of the canals that David gave us was excellent and we even had a break for hot tea and cookies!!! How many times have you had tea in a canoe?
Best luck to them. Great place, great people.

  • Stayed May 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Turrialba, Cartago, Costa Rica
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2012

Good location (1 minute from the main dock, 3 minutes from the Park entrance, 30 seconds from the beach). Rooms are clean, quiet, nice and charming. Food tasty and plenty.

  • Stayed April 2012, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Bunbury, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2011

This hotel is the best place to stay in Tortuguguero. The price is good and the service is great! Highly recommended. Just off the beach, hammocks and plenty of tours to chose from.

  • Stayed November 2011, traveled solo
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Brussels, Belgium
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2010

The hotel is very well located, 1 minute from the beach. The staff is nice and the restaurant is OK. The rooms are simple and there is a mosquito net. I recommend this place in Tortuguero.

  • Stayed November 2010, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2010

Nice rooms, clean and quiet, within a few seconds you are on the beach. Ask for the natural dessert made by Stephany, taste wonderfull!!

  • Stayed September 2010, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Additional Information about La Casona

Address: Costado norte de la plaza de deportes | Tortuguero Centro, Tortuguero, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Limon > Tortuguero
Amenities:
Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Restaurant
Hotel Style:
Ranked #5 of 7 B&Bs / Inns in Tortuguero
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 9
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Also Known As:
La Casona Hotel Tortuguero
La Casona Costa Rica/Tortuguero

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