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Mawamba Lodge

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We are so glad we went to Mawamba for the first few days of our CR trip; Stephen, our guide, shared so much knowledge of the country, area, and animals - he was FANTASTIC! Such info was useful as we travelled to other parts of...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Jorge met us in San Jose, from the first moment you knew he was outstanding. His Botany and environmental degree, a lifelong passion for all things Costa Rican, and a passion that is evident in all he says. His contribution to our three day, two...More

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Response from EugeniaJurado, Director of Sales at Mawamba LodgeResponded 5 days ago

Dear Abracadabra England, WOW! Is all I can say. Thank you for such an honest review of your stay at Mawamba Lodge and the Tortuguero experience as a whole. I was so thrilled to read through your lines and learn how much you enjoyed in,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in Jan 2018 for a 3 days/2 nights package at Mawamba Lodge. Were picked up on time at our hotel in San Jose. Good car and bost transport to Tortuguero, accompsnied by our fantastic guide Jorge. He was really exeptional. We enjoyed the...More

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Response from EugeniaJurado, Director of Sales at Mawamba LodgeResponded 4 days ago

Dear Schweizer_6000, Thank you so much for visiting us at Mawamba Lodge and for sharing your impressions. It is a true delight to read through your lines and learn that all services provided were up to your expectations and even exceeded them. Our guide, Jorge,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We fell in love with this amazing place, everything about Mawamba Lodge was paradise. The setting, the staff, the food (the fruit and coconut were the freshest, tastiest I have ever had), the giant Iguanas roaming around the grounds, the monkeys by the pool, the...More

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Response from EugeniaJurado, Director of Sales at Mawamba LodgeResponded 4 days ago

Dear HappyGinny, We are so very pleased to learn that you had a wonderful time in Tortuguero and at Mawamba Lodge. I love the way you describe all the small details that made this such a special journey for you and we thank you for...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

You can only get to this wonderful place via boat down a river for an hour and one-half! They give you a welcome glass of juice upon arrival and give you a rustic room somewhere on their beautiful property. Ours was a double with a...More

Thank ppandk1
Response from EugeniaJurado, Director of Sales at Mawamba LodgeResponded 3 days ago

Dear ppandk1, We are delighted to hear how much you enjoyed your Tortuguero and Mawamba Lodge experience. As you say, one of the greatest things about Tortuguero is the adventure of getting here. It is a delightful river safari that brings you to a unique...More

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$329 - $474 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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scratchy572
July 10, 2017|
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Response from EugeniaJurado | Property representative |
Hello, both liquid soap and shampoo are provided at Mawamba Lodge. The Lodge is now using a new biodegradable line, supplied by a new company in the Province of Limon. Excellent products, with great aroma, and complying with... More
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Stephan O
May 14, 2017|
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The dinner cruise is a great activity, Departing every night with a minimum of 2 people. Cost is of only $40 per person including the 2 two hour ride and full dinner on board with one drink included plus coffee at the end... More
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loves2takepics
February 21, 2017|
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Response from EugeniaJurado | Property representative |
Thank you for your question! The standard rooms do not have a hair dryer, but there are some available in reception in case you need one. The quantities are limited. THe standard superior rooms do have a hair dryer in the... More
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"Any of the cabins are nice - some attached, some stand-alone. All are nice!"
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"We had the last lodge, towards the butterfly and frog houses, we loved it, very close to the river..."
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"I would try to look toward the canal. Ours was centrally located with lots of covered walks for protection..."
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"Go for the private bungalow if you can afford it!"
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