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Mawamba Lodge

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Reviewed 6 days ago

If you are visiting Costa Rica then you really need to make sure you visit Tortuguero and Mawamba Lodge has everything you need. The wildlife is out of this world and it was only when we visited other parts of the country that we realized...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for 2 nights as part of a group tour. Access is by boat or plane, so this lodge is remote. In spite of its remoteness, they provide great accommodation for those who like to stay in the rainforest. The hotel has large...More

Thank lostagain2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

well Tortuguero was the best part of my visit to Costa Rica,,,, loved this lodge... the rooms are basic but clean and comfortable..... if you want 5 start look else where.... we did a guided tour of the gardens which initially i thought was going...More

Thank Alan278
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good organisation, picking people up from hotels in San Jose and using coach and boat to reach the lodge (and stopping for a good buffet breakfast on route too!). The room was OK, the large bed very comfortable. The problem was that the supply...More

1  Thank Doob123
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Tortugureo National Park is a must on a visit to Costa Rica. The Mawamba Lodge, only reachable by boat offers a fantastic setting next to the river. The location is 5*+, the gardens and pool/restaurant area is also 5* but the chalets can only...More

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US$ 288 - US$ 474 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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scratchy572
10 July 2017|
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Response from EugeniaJurado | Property representative |
Hello, both liquid soap and shampoo are provided at Mawamba Lodge. The Lodge is now using a new biodegradable line, supplied by a new company in the Province of Limon. Excellent products, with great aroma, and complying with... More
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Stephan O
15 May 2017|
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Response from crpuravida | Property representative |
The dinner cruise is a great activity, Departing every night with a minimum of 2 people. Cost is of only $40 per person including the 2 two hour ride and full dinner on board with one drink included plus coffee at the end... More
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loves2takepics
22 February 2017|
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Response from EugeniaJurado | Property representative |
Thank you for your question! The standard rooms do not have a hair dryer, but there are some available in reception in case you need one. The quantities are limited. THe standard superior rooms do have a hair dryer in the... More
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"Any of the cabins are nice - some attached, some stand-alone. All are nice!"
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"We had the last lodge, towards the butterfly and frog houses, we loved it, very close to the river..."
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"I would try to look toward the canal. Ours was centrally located with lots of covered walks for protection..."
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