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Turtle Beach Lodge

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Solana Beach, California
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

For Spring Break, my good friend and I took our first Mother/Son adventure trip to Costa Rica. Both Janet & I had travelled to CR years ago, pre-kids (boys are age 9 & 10) and had such fond memories (different kinds ;) and we were so looking forward to sharing this wondrous country with our little adventurers. CR did not...

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Huntsville, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked the 3 night stay with Turtle Beach Lodge, travelling from Samara to San Jose to be picked up by the Turtle Beach folks from Adventure Inn (a very nice place from which to start the Turtle Beach adventure). In all respects the 'journey is the destination' applied to this trip. There were seven of us on the tour,...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely 2 night stay with our 2 boys aged 9 and 6. It is lovely gliding round the canals and spotting wildlife , we saw lots of types of bids, monkeys turtles and a crocodile . Do bear in mind though this is a LONG way from San Jose. It's a good 2.5 hours by mini bus...

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Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We had a very nice experience staying here. The only reason I didn't give it 5 stars is because it was quite crowded. We did a morning photography tour by boat and an afternoon hike through the jungle with guide. The morning boat tour was really well done because our captain was phenomenal and spotted the most unusual wildlife for...

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Windsor, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 March 2017

The only way in and out is by boat, but every time we approached the hotel along a narrow canal it never lost its charm. Trees and roots met on the water casting fascinating shadows and shapes. Unnamed creatures called out - sometimes we saw them, sometimes we didn't. The hotel was spread out over pleasant gardens and the rooms...

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Brampton
Reviewed 18 March 2017

what we liked was the remoteness of the resort. It was the furthest away from where we started on the boat. It had a real feel of being in the rainforest. We had good boat excursions, kayaks (we recommend going on your own if you have time), and the walk thru the forest. Monkeys were seen in the resort and...

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new hampshire
Reviewed 14 March 2017

It takes a very long time (from approximately 6 AM to 3 PM) to reach the lodge from San Jose, so keep this in mind when making your plans. There is an unnecessary stop at Tortugeuro village which is replete with tourist shops. This stop is followed by a short boat trip to purchase passes for the national park. It...

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 6 March 2017

we stayed here in Early Feb 2017, it needs to be kept in mind this is remote, water access only. No internet, sat. phone for emergencies, clinic about 40 minutes by boat. The rooms have no air-conditioning, but in Feb it was a non issue. We left the room open and slept very well indeed, frog out side the room...

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 February 2017

wonderful location where you can wake to the sound of monkeys, frogs etc. The staff were charming and the buffet style food excellent. Loads of wildlife to be seen. The only thing that was lacking was some sort of drying room- being rainforest, the rain was torrential and it was impossible to wash anything and get it dry. We would...

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Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Reviewed 19 February 2017

We did the 4 day 3 night tour to Turtle Beach Lodge which I would recommend. It was nice to have the extra day (as opposed to the 3 day option) to relax and enjoy the grounds before heading back. Our guide Ricardo was absolutely amazing! My boyfriend and I are still talking about him! His genuineness, passion for his...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pool
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  • Breakfast included
  • Shuttle Bus Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The area of Tortuguero is rightfully called The Amazon of Costa Rica because access is only by boat on Jungle Rivers. Turtle Beach Lodge, 5 miles north of the town of Tortuguero, is a secluded resort spanning 175 acres with miles of jungle trails, a meandering private canal, and a half mile of beach adjoining still more isolated beaches. The lodge accommodates approximately 80 guests; assisted by a well trained staff and guides who ease you into an exciting jungle experience. Stay in the beautifully landscaped cabinas, swim in our turtle shaped pool, relax in the adjacent shady hammock hut with food and drink from the restaurant and bar. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Turtle Beach Lodge

Address: Cano Palma, Tortuguero 1, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Limon > Tortuguero
Price Range: €230 - €448 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Turtle Beach Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 55
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Also Known As:
Turtle Beach Hotel Tortuguero
Turtle Beach Lodge Costa Rica/Tortuguero
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“All the rooms are fine, even the ones close to the main lodge and bar area”
puk1936, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“There does not appear to be a difference, they are all on the ground in pods.”
oilngas2017, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms very similar”
sally2110, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are nice”
donnaruther, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Request a room close to reception.... Ours was the farthest away which was problematic when we had to report problems so many times”
Caretreff, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
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