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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We spent 2 nights there at the beginning of an 11-day tour. Gorgeous lodge. The grounds are immaculate and full of wild life. The staff is friendly and well-informed. The food was plentiful and delicious. Do a boat tour into Tortuguero for sure. We saw...More

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Response from EugeniaJurado, Guest Relations Manager at Mawamba LodgeResponded 2 days ago

Dear Heidi H, Thank you so much for your visit to Mawamba Lodge. We are delighted to hear how much you enjoyed it, even seeing a three toed sloth! They are so cute and beautiful that just makes you wish you could hug them all...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Mawamba lodge is excellent located, between the river and the ocean, and close to Tortuguero village. It’s a cosy and tranquil place, with basic rooms, clean and comfortable. Superb gardens, plenty of wildlife to watch: iguanas, butterflies, frogs...Smiling and professional staff. Good food. We had...More

Thank AVS24
Response from EugeniaJurado, Guest Relations Manager at Mawamba LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear AVS24, Delighted to have had your visit at Mawamba Lodge. Thank you so much for such wonderful comments about our staff and our people. Laura will be delighted to know that her passion and care for her travelers is well recognized. She is truly...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a 2 day/3 night package directly with Mawamba Lodge, which was fully inclusive of all accommodate, meals, transfers and tours. I'll start with the one negative to get it out of the way. There is no air con. Now we knew this before...More

Thank garstanggirl
Response from EugeniaJurado, Guest Relations Manager at Mawamba LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear garstanggirl, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such an extensive review of your stay at Mawamba Lodge. We are delighted to hear how much you enjoyed Tortuguero, the Lodge, the wildlife, the animals, and the services rendered. From your review,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here 2 nights during my Costa Rica round trip. I took a bus from San Jose, then a boat with the people who would be in my group for the 2 days. Our guide Laura was fantastic! She told us a lot about...More

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Response from EugeniaJurado, Guest Relations Manager at Mawamba LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear GlobetrotterGrl8952, Thank you for such a wonderful extended review of your stay at Mawamba Lodge. It is a true pleasure to know that your expectations were met and hopefully surpassed, during your visit to our little piece of paradise!. I am very happy to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The accommodation is comfortable and is eco friendly and fits with the rain forest. The large gardens have trails and frog and butterfly gardens, huge iguanas and beautiful birds abound in the grounds. The boat tours on the canals were fabulous with the boat drivers...More

Thank miamyrtle
Response from EugeniaJurado, Guest Relations Manager at Mawamba LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Hello miamyrtle, Hearing you say you were sad to leave, is the best recommendation we can ever get! It shows us that our work, our purpose, our desire is also being met!. We want all travelers who come to Tortuguero and Mawamba Lodge, appreciate it...More

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Haggis_Muncher
22 March 2018|
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Response from Frans M | Reviewed this property |
There are a few superior rooms. These are bigger and have a nice double shower. I've not seen the standard room but we really appreciated the superior room. No TV or airco though (then again do you really go there to watch... More
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scratchy572
10 July 2017|
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Response from EugeniaJurado | Property representative |
Hello, both liquid soap and shampoo are provided at Mawamba Lodge. The Lodge is now using a new biodegradable line, supplied by a new company in the Province of Limon. Excellent products, with great aroma, and complying with... More
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15 May 2017|
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The dinner cruise is a great activity, Departing every night with a minimum of 2 people. Cost is of only $40 per person including the 2 two hour ride and full dinner on board with one drink included plus coffee at the end... More
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