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Tortuga Lodge & Gardens

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This stay was the highlight of my family's trip to Costa Rica. The Lodge was wonderful - rooms spacious and full of dark hardwoods. We loved that the lodge only had screens with blinds - allowed to keep a breeze running through the rooms. I...More

Thank aaadamson
Response from Natalie E, Guest Relations Manager at Tortuga Lodge & GardensResponded 2 days ago

Dear aaadamson, It's great to hear that you slept so well at Tortuga Lodge. You're right, the sounds of the rain forest day or night are worth the extra time to just lie in bed and listen. During the day, each room has it's own...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I spent two nights here with my niece and we were so relaxed. It is peaceful (no televisions) and in the midst of nature. We loved the hammocks and spent a lot of time using them. We walked the trails. We did the cruise with...More

Thank Jennifer M
Response from Natalie E, Guest Relations Manager at Tortuga Lodge & GardensResponded 1 week ago

Dear Jennifer M, We are delighted to hear that you and your niece had such a relaxing time at the lodge. It's designed so that guests can disconnect and relax. We encourage everyone to spend a good deal of time in their hammock, reading, sleeping...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was such a total gem of a find. What makes it so? Of course the location is unbeatable - you are literally staying in the jungle and surrounded by all the sounds of the rain forest. and the hotel itself is a beautiful,...More

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Response from Natalie E, Guest Relations Manager at Tortuga Lodge & GardensResponded 1 week ago

Dear FrankieT20, Heartfelt thanks for mentioning our wonderful staff. We are honored to be your favorite lodge of the four places you stayed. While a guest at Tortuga Lodge you will be sandwiched between a lowland tropical rain forest and the Tortuguero River. You will...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This location was chosen by our tour guide. Please note that our rooms did not look like the fancy rooms shown in the pictures above (with drapes, etcetera), however we still had the most wonderful time. Pros: 1. Location of rooms. Ours was next to...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hide away place was like a paradise. We were tired after a long (24 hours) trip from Northern Europe but we forgot all tireness when entering this place. The short flight from San Jose was an good introduction and landing to a small airport...More

Thank Irmeli W
Response from Natalie E, Guest Relations Manager at Tortuga Lodge & GardensResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Irmeli W, We are delighted to hear that your stay at Tortuga Lodge was a wonderful start for your vacation and that the view, the gardens and the staff made your tiredness from the long journey from Northern Europe disappear. Since you liked Tortuga...More

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Dani M
12 July 2017|
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Response from Enrique C | Property representative |
Hello Dani M, Sorry you have not heard back from us sooner. Please provide me with your full name and dates to check with the reservations Department if your request got thru. Unfortunately the 30 lbs restriction can not... More
3 May 2017|
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Response from Natalie E | Property representative |
Great questions! 1. None of our packages include alcoholic beverages or beverages of any kind except coffee and tea. 2. The weather on the Caribbean coast is opposite of the weather on the Pacific. So in August, when the... More
Chaitra G
23 April 2017|
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Response from Natalie E | Property representative |
Hi, like a lot of things, the answer is, it depends. We get a lot of families with toddlers and they generally do well. We recommend that you schedule private tours so that if it's not working out you can decide to go back... More
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"Top floor (second) eliminates noises from people above"
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"Our room was very basic. Looks like there may be nicer rooms available. Ask for them while booking."
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"The downstairs rooms are best"
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"Corner room second floor"
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