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Rafiki Safari Lodge

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#21 of 840 Specialty lodging in Province of Puntarenas
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Rafiki is a sustainable adventure lodge located in the Savegre Valley of Costa Rica. The lodge sits on 840 acres of tropical forest. Rafiki specializes in custom white water rafting, horseback riding and hiking trips. Guests sleep in imported luxury Safari Tents which feature hydro electric fans and lights. Each tent sits on a raised hardwood platform, has a deluxe bathroom with glass showers heated with fire. The units also have a private porch with rocking chairs looking over the Savegre Valley.
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Free parking
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
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16 Km from Pacific Coastal highway, Rio Savegre Costa Rica
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Juan Santamaria Intl Airport41 mi
Palmur Sur Airport49 mi
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Staying at Rafiki was such a cool experience. Talk about a unique lodge in the middle of the jungle! The staff was so welcoming, gracious and kind, and our safari tent was definitely on the more luxurious side of the glamping scale. Our day of rafting down the Savegre was a
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We cannot rave about this lodge enough. We stayed here for 2 nights and it was an absolutely amazing adventure! The food, the activities, the waterslide, the feeling of being in the middle of the jungle, just wow! It took us 45 minutes of driving to get to the hotel, which
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We had the pleasure of staying at Rafiki for 3 nights with our children (ages 9,12,13). What a wonderful place! A perfect mix of activities and relaxation! We departed on an excursion and the morning. Returning for lunch and then spent the afternoons relaxing by the pool, on
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We started an 8 day trip in Costa Rica at the Rafiki Lodge, and I think it was the best part of my trip. Tents/bathroom both spacious and spotless. We were a group of 6, from ages 12 - 62, and we enjoyed our two nights here. We all went rafting/hiking, and just relaxed. Food
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Wow, what a unique resort! Started with a warm greeting from the staff and two of the owners, Janel and their dog flash. I felt instantly relaxed and ready to explore Costa Rica. The safari tent was spacious, clean and comfortable, and the covered porch has plenty of room for 4
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$282 - $285 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
rafiki safari hotel province of puntarenas
Costa RicaProvince of Puntarenas
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