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    Mawamba Lodge

    Tortuguero Canals, Tortuguero 10980-1000, Costa Rica
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    Free Internet
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 24 September 2017

    This was again an amazing and fantastic trip to Mawamba lodge. Very Nice guide Eric. Het showed us a lot in Tortuguero. We saw for the first time a dolphin. The food was also very good. And the trip to the turtles was also great.More

    Thank Bianca Jeroen M
    Response from EugeniaJurado, Director of Sales at Mawamba LodgeResponded 26 September 2017

    Dear Bianca Jeroen M, What a great experience! You got to see the dolphins. It is not all the time that we get to experience such a wonderful thing. Sometimes, since we are so close to the ocean, they come through the river and give...More

    Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

    Thirty years since our last visit, Tortuguero has become popular as a tourist destination - more people, more lodges, but not more forests or wildlife. The Mawamba Lodge is large, popular and well run. As our initial group dwindled while we extended our stay, the...More

    Thank Kaiser Z
    Reviewed 18 September 2017

    Tortuguero is a beautiful location in general, and Mawamba is the best choice to stay. We were a big group (44 people) and bought a 2-night package over the weekend. They did everything right from timely pickup at our meet spot, a great tour guide...More

    Thank Cathi P
    Response from EugeniaJurado, Director of Sales at Mawamba LodgeResponded 19 September 2017

    Dear Cathi P, Thank you so much for your visiting us at Mawamba Lodge, and for your detailed review of your experience and recommendations. These are always very important for us, as they provide us with an opportunity to continue improving services and delivering the...More

    Reviewed 10 September 2017

    Did the 3 day 2 night trip , wished we had longer. This was a busy 3 days , our only complaint was struggling to do everything we wanted to do. Loved the tour starting with the breakfast at Rio Dante before we arrived. Our...More

    Thank Gail K
    Response from EugeniaJurado, Director of Sales at Mawamba LodgeResponded 11 September 2017

    Dear Gail K, Thank you so much for visiting us at Mawamba Lodge. We are delighted to hear your trip exceeded your expectations and you enjoyed it at the fullest. We truly appreciate your recommendations with friends and family and we hope that your travels...More

    Reviewed 10 September 2017

    We had a great stay. We took a 3 day 2 night package and had no trouble meeting up with the group at Rio Danta, where we were able to leave our rental car. Our guide Erik was super knowledgeable and everything was well organised....More

    1  Thank Elizabeth L
    Response from EugeniaJurado, Director of Sales at Mawamba LodgeResponded 11 September 2017

    Dear Elizabeth L, Thank you so much for visiting us at Mawamba Lodge. We are delighted to hear that the experience met all your expectations and you had a wonderful time in Tortuguero. Eric will be very happy to hear your great comments and opinions,...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$279 - US$473 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 54
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    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Limon >
    • Tortuguero
    • Also Known As
    • Mawamba Lodge Tortuguero Hotel Tortuguero
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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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    Response from crpuravida | Property representative |
    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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    loves2takepics
    22 February 2017|
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    Response from EugeniaJurado | Property representative |
    Thank you for your question! The standard rooms do not have a hair dryer, but there are some available in reception in case you need one. The quantities are limited. THe standard superior rooms do have a hair dryer in the... More
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    "the rooms are pretty much all the same, lodges on the ground floor"
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    "All rooms are basically the same. Ask for the ones closest to the pool if you want to walk less."
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    "We had a lodge facing the river, close to the amenities, with gardens in front full of wildlife"
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    "Riverside is good, as long as no big parties are planned."
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