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Sunnyvale, California
Reviewed 20 February 2014

The location is great near the beach. Clean and quiet area. Hammock area gets some nice sea breeze. Good for ready and relaxing. A nice boy carried out luggage from and to the dock. Very good value. Recommended!

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Chico, California
Reviewed 7 February 2014

My wife and kids stayed her for three nights and it was a highlight of our entire trip. The 6 hammocks out front were great for relaxing and reading a book and for socializing with other travelers. Calisto was fantastic and really went above and beyond to help guide us out of a pinch after we had already left Tortuguero....

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Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 2 February 2014

My travelling companions and I loved this place! The room is really basic, but clean and we managed to take hot showers. There is no AC but there is a ceiling fan that did the job for us just fine (our visit was at the beginning of January). The restaurant was good and provided us with the breakfast, beers (cheap!),...

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Syracuse, New York
Reviewed 29 January 2014

Cabinas el Icaco is on the outskirts of Tortuguero on the Caribbean side of the island. You can hear the waves crashing at night and see the sea from the dining area. We had a very basic room--a bed and a table for our luggage. The room was clean, the ceiling fan kept us cool, and the bed was comfortable....

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 January 2014 via mobile

Clean & spacious rooms with a fridge & a fan. Hot showers. Walking distance to everything in Tortuguero but take a torch for the evenings. It is on the beach but don't be fooled...the waves are ridiculous so you'd have to be mad or very brave to take a dip! No kitchen facilities which is a shame. On the plus...

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Sorocaba, SP
Reviewed 26 January 2014

pro 1. Luggage is picked up and sent away between hotel and harbor with bicycle. No cars are available on the island. 2. Next to the beach and the national park. Clear wave and animal sound in the night. 3. Outside every room has a bench and a table, which is very comfortable for reading. con 1. The room is...

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Bergen op Zoom, The Netherlands
Reviewed 20 January 2014

Price-quality is perfect! Excellent location, right on the beach and near National Park Tortuguero. While relaxing in one of the hammocks on the beach, I forgot my camera. I only realised this, when I already left Tortuguero. I emailed Calixto about the forgotten camera and he sent the camera all the way to the Netherlands, free of charge! Excellent Service,...

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Reviewed 19 January 2014 via mobile

Place was good and transfer with boat was included in our package. Room coul be more lightened up. Neighbours are too loud at night. Worth taking a mosquito net with you. Apart from the good price the rooms could be more friendly. Breakfast was not included, but you can get breakfast in the village centre. We had a boat tour...

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Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 17 January 2014 via mobile

This place is just superb. We reserved this some weeks ago, as it was our first stop after arriving in San Jose. I informed them we were arriving by bus from San Jose. A friendly woman was already waiting for us at busstation of carigiero. She escorted us all till the hostel! (minivan and boat) Arrived there the place was...

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White Salmon, Washington
Reviewed 27 December 2013 via mobile

This place is situated right in front of the beach, just a short walk from Tortuguero Central. The staff is nice and accommodations and the fans in the room are more than enough to keep you cool at night. A little better selection of bottled beverages would be good as well as some kind of signature cocktail would enhance the...

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  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Located right on the beach with: Free WIFI, hot water, fans, room with satellite TV, hammock ranch, laundry services, telephone & fax services, restaurant services, tour information, secure, and most importantly very clean. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cabinas El Icaco Tortuguero

Address: 200 mtr south from the soccer field | Tortuguero Village, Tortuguero 10001, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Limon > Tortuguero
Price Range: RM142 - RM195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Cabinas El Icaco Tortuguero 2*
Number of rooms: 10
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“We were in the room on the bottom floor in the back of the property, this was quiet but very dark even during the day”
 of 5 bubbles Anna_W76, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“pick the room upstairs”
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“Located steps away from the sea.”
 of 5 bubbles TareqandFelicia, 18 Jul 2015 | Read review
“I seem to have good luck contacting them directly for my room help.”
 of 5 bubbles Mickiet2002, 14 May 2015 | Read review
“All the rooms were pretty much the same from what I could tell.. Very rustic but comfortable.”
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