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Reviewed 18 December 2017

My 4 children waited many months to finally come to Costa Rica. We spent 6 days in Dominical, finishing our trip at Rafiki. Best decision ever. Two of our kids are 5 years old, so I was unsure if this was a good fit. The...More

2  Thank ksiss0n
Reviewed 17 December 2017

We visited Rafiki as part of the SuperLekker in August of this year. We used the included transportation from the San Jose airport, which was great. We were so excited to make the turnoff to Rafiki, until we realized that it was still a 45...More

1  Thank ptbecki
Reviewed 7 December 2017

My family of 5 stayed at Rafiki Safari Lodge from late November - early December, 2017, the tail end of the rainy season. Although they sustained damage to the grounds (not the buildings, however), from Hurricane Nate in late September, this beautiful property was open,...More

1  Thank lindakA6360KQ
Reviewed 28 November 2017

I can't write enough great things in this review to say how awesome our family's stay was at Rafiki Safari Lodge! There were 9 of us in our family spending 4 days at the main Lodge and 3 days at their Beach Camp and every...More

2  Thank Frank S
Response from RafikiJJ, General Manager at Rafiki Safari LodgeResponded 30 November 2017

Thank you so much for the wonderful review. So glad to hear your family enjoyed your week long vacation! We know you have a choice of where to stay and do our best to fulfill your tropical holiday expectations. Thanks, again!

Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

All I can say is that every night at home since staying there, I have turned on my rain sounds app at bedtime, closed my eyes and imagined I was still at Rafiki. I wish I was still on the porch, watching the birds and...More

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carole s
5 September 2017|
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Response from Lokshire | Property representative |
HI, They just fixed the road all the way up to the lodge! It is as good as it gets...
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Val96712
13 June 2016|
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We are spending two nights of a five night trip to Costa Rica in the Rafiki Lodge. Can you recommend us some recommendations for the other three nights ? We are traveling with our sons ages 12 and 21.
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C Z
5 October 2015|
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Response from Lokshire | Property representative |
Hi, The Savegre Valley brings cool breezes from over 12,000 feet down to the camp, so it is quite pleasant at night. Rafiki is not really all that buggy. You will find the beaches in the country to have more bugs. We... More
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"The closest tents aren't as private as the more distant ones, but the distance can be a bit of a walk."
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"Tents 1-2 are next to the main lodge, but they are all very close."
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"We stayed in Tent #1 which was great, though we could hear talking in the open-air dining room from our tent..."
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"Rooms 1 and 2 overlook the approach to the property"
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