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Heliconias Rainforest Lodge

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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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“hanging bridges”(24 reviews)
“lake nicaragua”(7 reviews)
“private trails”(2 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The lodge is under new management; the trails have been improved and are in the process of being expanded. The birding in and around the lodge is excellent. Friendly owner and staff were very helpful and provided useful information, good tasty food and delicious fruit...More

Thank terpsiphone73
Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend this great day trip. We used Costa Rica Best Trips for transportation and guides from Andaz. We stopped off at a beautiful waterfall, Llanos de Cortez on the way to Heliconias Rainforest (2 hanging bridges) and then to the Finca Verde (ecofarm). Heliconias...More

Thank DaisyLisa
Reviewed May 13, 2018

We enjoyed walking the trail over a couple of hanging (suspension) bridges. Nice for birdwatching. The rooms were so-so but they did have ceiling fans and electricity. Showers were nice. Meals in the main building were simple but very good. Sounds like a new administration...More

Thank garybirder
Reviewed May 7, 2018

About 5 months ago a new family took over the management of this lodge and are quickly renovating and making improvements. Their commitment to the environment and the maintenance of the trail system is evident in the wonderful wildlife that surrounds the property. The handing...More

Thank JannelleMTV
Reviewed April 26, 2018 via mobile

These people are super nice and very authentic. Tucked right into the edge of the rain forest so the daily weather is exciting and dynamic! There arranged a number of exciting excursions for us. Good food, too… (we actually went December 2016)

Thank Michael M
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free Internet
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Wheelchair access
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
$86 - $113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$86 - $113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveler (70)
Room & Suite (21)
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Pool & Beach (2)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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tstuckey62
April 20, 2018|
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Response from scoutzzz | Reviewed this property |
We were there a few weeks ago. Only two bridges are still functioning; they haven't fixed the third. You'll likely be the only hikers - we came across two people and that was it. The path referred to earlier that connects to... More
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Stephanieb30123
March 2, 2018|
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Response from flanderific | Reviewed this property |
You could arrange a tour. Also, email or call the Heliconias Lodge as they were very helpful and knowledgeable about how/what to do. You could arrange a drop off.
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"The suites have great views of the valley and Niceragua lake when it's not raining or cloudy!"
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"Garden bungalows are beautiful and surrounded by nature!"
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"Only went on the Nature Trail"
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"Avoid any cabana on stilts ... the floors are wood with large gaps between the planks allowing all sorts of..."
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