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Tortuga Lodge & Gardens

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The weather was very wet while we were there and so it was a bit difficult to enjoy the wildlife but it did not dull our enjoyment of this hotel. We were in room 10 which would suit someone who would prefer to be near...More

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

Dear Clare I, I’m sorry that the weather didn’t cooperate while you were at the lodge. It rains a lot in Tortuguero but it’s been unusual this year. Thank you for being such good sports about it and making the best of it. I’m delighted...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the Tortuga Lodge and Gardens for three nights and it was the perfect start of our Costa Rica holidays. We were completely happy with everything at this place! We appreciated a lot the garden of the lodge where you could spot a...More

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Response from Natalie E, Guest Relations Manager at Tortuga Lodge & GardensResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Daniel W, Thank you for recommending that people book a complete package. We have several options, the most popular is: Tortuguero Jungle Expedition 3 Days / 2 Nights Package has a predetermined early morning departure Package Includes: Two Full Days to explore Tortuguero National...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great boat trip to the lodge which was done and organized by the lodge with Owen boats. Very good restaurant. A highlight is the fauna directly around the lodge. Don‘t miss the guided tour. Directly upon arrival you will see the wildlife...More

Thank kai9999927
Response from Natalie E, Guest Relations Manager at Tortuga Lodge & GardensResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear kai9999927, We’re sorry about the leak in your room that night, we’re super embarrassed about what happened. Given our location, the humidity, the salt and the sun, renovations are never ending. What happened that night was that there was a unusual surge in water...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lodge was good, the rooms were odd with 2 small double beds and no privacy, even with curtains closed, they did not nearly meet and other guests kept passing. The excursions are good. The one to the 'village' is a tourist trap, but can walk...More

Thank vivthetraveller
Response from Natalie E, Guest Relations Manager at Tortuga Lodge & GardensResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear vivthetraveller, You're right, the lodge is simple. We try to make it very clear in our descriptions and our website. The luxuries of Tortuga Lodge are not in the room, they are in the access to nature, the service and the guiding. The village...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The grounds, staff, activities, rooms, pools and restaurant are all worth every penny. We even were greeted after our outing with refreshments at the dock. Being right on the river truly gives you the experience of the environment and river lifestyle. It is hard to...More

Thank jodiisaacs
Response from Natalie E, Guest Relations Manager at Tortuga Lodge & GardensResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear jodiisaacs, I'm really excited to see that your experience of being right on the river was so important. You're right, to understand Tortuguero, you have to get in tune with the rivers, they are our roads, our entertainment and source of life. We offer...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
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grlfrmky
3 May 2017|
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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
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Chaitra G
23 April 2017|
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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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"They're all good. We stayed in the penthouse, and sure, it was probably the best room in the hotel."
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"all the rooms appear to have fine views, some are on the second floor, no elevator"
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"All rooms on the terrace level offer great views without climbing stairs to the upper level"
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"Take an upper room"
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