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    Laguna del Lagarto Lodge

    Pital de San Carlos | 7 km north of Boca Tapada, Boca Tapada 995-1007, Costa Rica
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
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      2 adults
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          Overview
          • Excellent70%
          • Very good24%
          • Average5%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible0%
          3 Apr 2017
          “Very nice lodge with lots of wildlife around”
          16 Feb 2017
          “Enjoyable stay with extraordinary bird life”
          Free Internet
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          Breakfast Buffet
          Non-Smoking Rooms
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          1 - 5 of 154 reviews

          Reviewed 23 April 2017

          This is a secluded hotel in the lowland rainforest near the Nicaragua border. Rooms are rather rustic and quite hot, with only a fan to cool you off. Meals are all taken on a broad wooden wrap-around covered porch where you can view macaws, toucans,...More

          Thank klperi
          Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

          We enjoyed our bird photography practice there at the lodge, there are a few bird feeding stations at the bar restaurant of the lodge. Plenty of opportunities to practice close bird photography, even took three different kinds of toucans within 5 meters. Food was good...More

          Thank Remmy32
          Reviewed 16 February 2017

          Very isolated - about 1.5hrs from Pital on a very rough road, but absolutely worth it. Bird life outstanding and of all the places we went in Cost Rica, here we had the best and closest views. Comfortable rooms and helpful and friendly staff. Intermittent...More

          1  Thank Peter J
          Reviewed 15 February 2017

          We spent 4 nights there with the intent to photograph birds. We did that and more! In addition to the woodpeckers, tanagers, aracari's, oropendolas, and toucans (Keel-billed and Yellow-throated), we photographed King Vulture, pit vipers, coatis, poison dart frogs, and fruit bats. The rooms were...More

          Thank Jeff J
          Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

          We were there end of January. Unfortunately we did not have a gps so the way to the lodge was an adventure itself. We were welcomed as we would be good friends. All employees are really nice and friendly. We did the boat trip and...More

          Thank schnipps_mac
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          • Multilingual Staff
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          • US$ 32 - US$ 74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 20
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          • Province of Alajuela >
          • Boca Tapada
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          Jeff J
          What's the best way to get from the airport (SJO) to the lodge? I plan on spending 3-4 days at the lodge and then traveling to the La Virgen area for the same before returning to the airport.
          21 October 2016|
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          Response from ks1966 | Property representative |
          Hello Jeff Thanks for your email. From the airport please drive direction Alajuela, Volcan Poas, Vara Blanca, San Miguel, Venecia, Aguas Zarcas, Pital Boca Tapada. Form the aiport it is 3 1/2 hour driving time. We also offer... More
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          jtudbury
          Is it possible to do some catch and release fishing in the ponds? I do under stand if they are for sightseeing only but would like to know if there is any fishing nearby that I could go and sit and enjoy.
          27 January 2016|
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          Response from Helen W | Reviewed this property |
          Sorry, I dont know.
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          Beverly M
          What is the cost of a taxi to be coming from San Jose to La Laguna Lagarto and how long is the drive time? Just how bad are the bugs??
          20 July 2015|
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          Response from Beverly M |
          Hi, I can not answer my own question!
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