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Santa Rosa, California, Usa
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

First of all, we didn't have the best experience in this little town. The trip there was amazing because we opted for the bus and ferry ride which took us into very rural areas and gave us an Amazonian experience in the canals where we saw crocodiles and beautiful rainforest. It was about a 5 hour trip if I recall... More 

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Newbury, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I had reservations about booking this place as it was so much cheaper than all the lodges I looked at but I would happily recommend. The hotel itself is very simple - we stayed in a family room with a double 2 singles and a pull out. The room was relatively small but scrupulously clean and Tortuguero is about getting... More 

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Centrally located with a nice dock. Good breakfast, and early morning coffee is a nice touch. Staff very friendly and helpful. I stayed in the front room at the top (I think #7?) which was one of the more expensive ones. It was a nice light room with views over the river. It was quite small with no space for... More 

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Almelo, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were there during the annual festival, and were very lucky to find a room here. The first night we slept in room 1 on the street side and it had 2 personbed and 1 single bed. Not really spacey, but enough for us. The shower/bathroom was clean. The 2 following night we moved to a different room (nr 5),... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed October 4, 2016

The friend I stayed here with thought it was great ... I wasn't so convinced ! The decking is very nice - it's lovely to be able to sit out and watch the sun set across the water. The location is great too - in the town, with everything within easy walking distance. And I liked that they had coffee... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed August 25, 2016

We had a cute room that was very comfortable for the two of us. We loved the deck that is right over the canal, where you can have a coffee and watch the boats. Wonderful night tour to see the turtles nesting and the morning canal tour was amazing. Both led by Roberto, a very experienced guide. Really convenient to... More 

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Santa Cruz, California
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Reviewed August 22, 2016

If you'd rather experience the small village of Tortuguero than the larger "people-moving" resorts along the canal, Casa Marbella is a great alternative. Their staff was friendly and helpful from my first contact with them via email, through travel and tour arrangements, to final goodbyes. Our room was upstairs on the street side, small but clean and comfortable. There was... More 

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Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

The hotel is perfectly located in Tortuguero. You can walk to all shops and restaurants, the boat dock, and even to Tortuguero parc. The rooms are different in size. We had a large one on the waterfront and a smaller one with a window at street side. The place is clean, but noisy, and has a beautiful deck at the... More 

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Milan, Italy
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Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

Cute hotel on the main Tortuguero canal. Daryl arranged for us a very interesting boat tour to the national park which is really closeby. We spotted several species of birds, a snake, a few caymans and plenty of monkeys. Definitely recommended!

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Reviewed August 6, 2016

We enjoyed our stay at Casa Marbella very much. They were very friendly and helpful. The rooms are clean and very nice, we loved the breakfast and the chairs on the terrace with canal view. Thank you very much!

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  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about Casa Marbella

Address: Tortuguero, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Limon > Tortuguero
Number of rooms: 14
Also Known As:
Casa Marbella Hotel Tortuguero
Casa Marbella Costa Rica/Tortuguero
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“canal side rooms are defintely quieter”
 of 5 bubbles ShawnaM135, yesterday | Read review
“The Upstairs Superior Room with River View is great.”
 of 5 bubbles Whistle-while-U-walk, May 3, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms overlooking the water will give great views of the sunset but they are all good”
 of 5 bubbles Mar186525, Apr 4, 2016 | Read review
“Room 9 was upstairs & lighter than the downstairs rooms.”
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 of 5 bubbles Newmorton, Jan 12, 2016 | Read review
“Get the upper level room.”
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 of 5 bubbles don126, Jan 10, 2016 | Read review
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