We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Pachira Lodge

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 2 more sites!
Professional photos
Pachira Lodge
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel_streamline","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel_streamline","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel_streamline__widget","dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

1,094 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Pachira Lodge
See the most recent reviews
Showing 488: English reviews
Dalarna
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Located in the Rain forest reachable only by boat this iş something so different that you have to experience it. We had excursions with a very knowledgeable guide in the forest, along a river and to the turtle beach at Tortuguero town. Now, after hurricane Otto I just hope most of the place survived.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank LeionMan
Keswick, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Very large tour group hotel Rooms very nice Food ok, but clearly everything is run as a machine Bar area very poor No internal space and don't forget this is a wet area?! So little to do if wet and your itinerary is changed. Would benefit from provision of umbrellas in rooms and a rethink on space. New bar at...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank juliet h
Green Bay, Wisconsin
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Friendly waitstaff and wonderful guides. Interesting boat trip to get there. We were not there during the turtle season, but were able to see the nests and the shells. Food was good and included in our package which was really helpful since it is not in the town. Lots of animals, gorgeous grounds with so many varieties of flowers and...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank caroldrosner
Green Bay, WI
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Tortuguero and Isolation are synonymous, but the journey reaching Pachira Lodge is part of the charm. We traveled from San Jose (4 hour bus ride) plus a one-hour boat ride so you get to see a lot of Costa Rica before you even arrive at the lodge. The lodge is located on the main canal directly across from the village...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank DePere
Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 November 2016

This is a great place to base yourself while at Tortuguero. The boat ride to your hotel is interesting enough, you get the idea of the network of waterways that support a huge variety of wildlife. But when you get toward the lodge, the boat pulls up at a fantastic lodge complex. There is a main covered but open air...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Steven C
Crawley
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Fantastic location,you arrive at the lodge after an hours boat ride,adding to the remote feel,watch out for the wildlife on your way in,especially the large crocs! Tortuguero by far the favourite part of the trip. Rooms are in a block of four,but be warned the wall of the adjoining room doesn't quite reach the top,you get to know your fellow...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank sandgaz
Crawley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Part of the Thomson's Grand Tour of Costa Rica. This part of the tour was fantastic, you board a boat with your luggage and off you go down the river towards your hotel, travelling through the rain forest waterways. On arrival to your hotel on the river, you head past a big swimming pool towards the bar area. Rooms were...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Stephen B
Bury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2016

The boat ride to get here is great on its own, but once here the closeness to nature is brilliant. Room are small and quite nice, not luxury, but who cares. No AC just a fan and no glass in the windows so you can hear everything, which adds to the experience. Dinning area is very nice and the food...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank keefie_7
Wakefield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 October 2016

The lodge is accessed by water taxi, which took nearly an hour. This alone was an exciting experience and added to the feeling of remoteness of the accommodation, located at edge of the Tortuguero National Park. The accommodation is in rustic wooden lodges, with just mosquito nets for windows. With only a ceiling fan, it is very warm to sleep...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank john3pg
Burntwood, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 October 2016

We stayed at Pachira Lodge for two nights in September. The rooms are small and basic, with no air conditioning, no TV and screens in the windows rather than glass. This is perfectly in keeping with the location though and I don't think anyone would stay here and want to spend much time in their room. The pool area is...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank LizzyHD

1,033 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (1017)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (18)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (232)
Viewed
Room/Suite (140)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (73)
Viewed
View from Room (27)
Viewed
Bathroom (17)
Viewed
Dining (25)
Viewed
Other (485)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (16)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (7)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (1)
Viewed
Other (2)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Tortuguero hotels
4.1 km away
Tortuga Lodge & Gardens
Tortuga Lodge & Gardens
#1 of 9 in Tortuguero
921 reviews
0.2 km away
La Baula Lodge
La Baula Lodge
#3 of 9 in Tortuguero
245 reviews
0.2 km away
Manatus Hotel
Manatus Hotel
#2 of 9 in Tortuguero
420 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
1.2 km away
Evergreen Lodge
Evergreen Lodge
#1 of 33 in Tortuguero
575 reviews
1.4 km away
Mawamba Lodge
Mawamba Lodge
#3 of 33 in Tortuguero
935 reviews
2.8 km away
Laguna Lodge Tortuguero
Laguna Lodge Tortuguero
#2 of 33 in Tortuguero
776 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Pachira Lodge

Address: across the main canal, Tortuguero, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Limon > Tortuguero
Price Range: ₹ 19,040 - ₹ 33,099 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Pachira Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 34
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Orbitz, Hotels.com, Priceline and Agoda so you can book your Pachira Lodge reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Pachira Hotel Tortuguero
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Pachira Lodge staff and other travellers.
15 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (15)

Questions? Get answers from Pachira Lodge staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“All rooms are good, they're all in jungle gardens.”
 of 5 bubbles Bushboy66, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All rooms seem to be in 4 room lodges in lush surroundings.”
 of 5 bubbles Scottish-Twist, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms away from the restaurant”
 of 5 bubbles JackieS585, 22 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Some rooms are quite far from the restaurant. Ask for close if you care.”
 of 5 bubbles Handywoman9, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“stay toward the back for good animal viewing”
 of 5 bubbles caroldrosner, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay