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    Tortuga Lodge & Gardens

    Across from the airstrip | 1 mile north of the Town of Tortuguero, Tortuguero 6941, Costa Rica
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          Overview
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          • Average3%
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          Free Wifi
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          Private Balcony
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          Reviewed 17 April 2017

          Staying at Tortuga Lodge was the highlight of our holiday in Costa Rica. Being right by Tortuguero National Park, we thoroughly enjoyed spending time in the park, walking along the beach and especially enjoyed the nature walks we took in the gardens on the Lodge...More

          Thank Rishi R
          Response from Natalie E, Guest Relations Manager at Tortuga Lodge & GardensResponded 18 April 2017

          Dear Rishi R, Your generous feedback had made all of us smile. The staff at the lodge loved meeting you both and were honored to be asked to conspire with you to make your wedding proposal an unforgettable memory. Time is the most precious thing...More

          Reviewed 12 April 2017

          My husband and I wanted to get away for a short trip for our 2-year anniversary. This was our first visit to Costa Rica but not our first trip to the Caribbean. Our goals were to spend some time relaxing and to see some wildlife....More

          3  Thank dreamyr227
          Response from Natalie E, Guest Relations Manager at Tortuga Lodge & GardensResponded 17 April 2017

          Dear dreamyr227, We really appreciate your detailed review. We are delighted to see how much you enjoyed your stay. We are getting more and more guests that are staying for extended periods and/or making Tortuga Lodge their only stop in Costa Rica. While we do...More

          Reviewed 10 April 2017

          Our stay at Tortuga Lodge was wonderful. It is so peaceful and relaxing! The bed was very comfortable. The porches were our favorite place to visit, watch the rain and enjoy the river. The open air dining room added to the ambiance and the food...More

          Thank peggy6171
          Response from Natalie E, Guest Relations Manager at Tortuga Lodge & GardensResponded 12 April 2017

          Dear peggy6171, You're right, laying in a hammock on a porch that is facing the Tortuguero River is special. Our guests tell us that they also love the view from the pool and from the hammock house at the end of the property where there...More

          Reviewed 10 April 2017

          We spent 3 nights here after being on a birding trip. We were lucky enough to meet Priscilla who took us out into the national forest where we continued to see numerous birds, monkey's all three and other wild life. When they found out we...More

          Thank ronw913
          Response from Natalie E, Guest Relations Manager at Tortuga Lodge & GardensResponded 12 April 2017

          Dear ronw913, Priscilla is a wonderful guide, it's nice to know that she was so helpful with your list of birds you hoped to see. We make a big effort to understand which species of birds and other animals guests are interested in seeing and...More

          Reviewed 9 April 2017

          We recently spent 4 nights at this magical lodge. The setting is perfect for a stay in the jungle. The staff were very pleasant and helpful. The rooms were rustic....but "good" rustic. Room was clean, beds comfortable, and windows only had screens which was great...More

          Thank Tony G
          Response from Natalie E, Guest Relations Manager at Tortuga Lodge & GardensResponded 12 April 2017

          Dear Tony G, It sounds like you were a perfect fit for the lodge. We are designed for guests that are happy to give us some of the c itycreature comforts so that they can be closer to the nature that surrounds us here at...More

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          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Airport Transportation
          • Laundry Service
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          • Multilingual Staff
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          • US$ 157 - US$ 258 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • 27
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          • Province of Limon >
          • Tortuguero
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          grlfrmky
          Three questions: 1) Does your all-inclusive package also include alcoholic beverage? 2) I read that August is rainy season. How much rain can we expect and what are the typical temps? 3) We're trying to decide on the best time to visit and our summer schedule is pretty flexible so what would time would you suggest? Thanks!
          3 May 2017|
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          Response from Natalie E | Property representative |
          Great questions! 1. None of our packages include alcoholic beverages or beverages of any kind except coffee and tea. 2. The weather on the Caribbean coast is opposite of the weather on the Pacific. So in August, when the... More
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          Chaitra G
          We are visiting with our 3 year old toddler in July first week. Wondering if a 2 night stay with early morning departure on the 3rd day morning is good enough?
          23 April 2017|
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          Response from Natalie E | Property representative |
          Hi, like a lot of things, the answer is, it depends. We get a lot of families with toddlers and they generally do well. We recommend that you schedule private tours so that if it's not working out you can decide to go back... More
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          beckiebradshaw
          We will be staying in San Jose...would like to spend a night with you at the lodge. Do you do transportation from San Jose to the lodge? I noticed something about a helicopter from SAN JOSE to Torteguero for $80/jperson what company is that and how often do they fly
          6 February 2017|
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          Response from bbb05 | Reviewed this property |
          We stayed there a few days in December 2016, did not see any helicopter. The lodge organises all kinds of transport
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          "upstairs rooms feel more private"
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          "The rooms seem to be all the same (we didn't see the penthouse). No A/C anywhere but the fans and breeze..."
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          "Rooms on North End of complex were more peaceful than the South side."
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          "Upstairs, furthest towards the village of Tortuguero, if you value quiet"
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