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Hotel Cerro Lodge

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Dining (32)
Intermedios Tarcoles, Tarcoles, Garabito Municipality 4023 Costa Rica See on map
Name/address in local language
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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Strongly recommended for Birdwatchers and Photographers. ...More Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$60 - US$102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Cerro Hotel Tarcoles
Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Garabito Municipality > Tarcoles District > Tarcoles
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Traveller (307)
Room & Suite (87)
Dining (32)
Pool & Beach (24)
Family and Play Areas (8)
Reviews (354)
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All reviewsoutdoor bathroomthe ownertarcoles riverwhite owlscarlet macawscarara national parkfruitcosta ricatwo nightsbird watchingdining areasmall poolthe main roadgreat birdsair conditioninga great place to staybuffet style
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Reviewed 24 June 2018

A lovely property away from the madding crowds, centered around their restaurant and bird feeders – it is a bird-watchers’ paradise, with great birds in and around the property. The room was extremely comfortable in all respects. The food was wholesome, local Costa Rican food,...More

Thank IndianBirder
Reviewed 7 June 2018

Good location, because it is situated in the middle of the rain forest but in direct proximity to the crocodile bridge, Carara National Park and the place Tarcoles (with many excursion possibilities). The spacious grounds are well-kept, the staff friendly and dedicated. The room was...More

Thank colonell
Reviewed 21 May 2018

We were very pleased by our stay at Cerro Lodge. The rooms are clean, roomy, and bright. The dining area overlooks plantings and feeders so you can watch birds over breakfast. Staff are friendly and helpful. We had fly overs by macaws and parrots, spider...More

Thank JoDoShep
Reviewed 10 May 2018

We visited the Cerro Lodge and met Dayana on reception. What a wonderfully helpful lady. We asked for a room chage and she actively helped. We wanted a boat trip to the river and mangroves and she organised it. She also knew the answeres to...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 6 May 2018

Cerro Lodge is set on several acres down a dusty road adjacent to Parque Nacional Carara. There is a central restaurant with an attached swimming pool and then a series of rooms and bungalows spread out along paths snaking through the property. The place is...More

Thank Andrew H
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23 March 2018|
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Response from tony-travller | Reviewed this property |
Go Carrara National Park and crocodile bridge. Spent an afternoon at the pool and watch the macaws and monkeys from the veranda
24 January 2017|
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Response from Federico F | Property representative |
Good afternoon, we dont have Wi-Fi at roomsonly at the restaurant, about the Verizon signal we sorry but we dont really know.
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30 November 2016|
Response from Federico F | Property representative |
From the airport one hour and a half and from the port 1 hour approximately.
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"There are terraced and detached rooms. The interiors are all good, but the detached have better views and..."
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"Some rooms smelled moldy, due to drainage and amount of light. View before accept a room"
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