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    Mawamba Lodge

    Tortuguero Canals, Tortuguero 10980-1000, Costa Rica
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    Reviewed 8 December 2014

    Mawamba is definitely a lodge and NOT a resort. They made this clear when we arrived, but it wasn't all that clear when we booked. The rooms are cute, but very much like girl/boy scout camp. The grounds are beautiful and the boat ride over...More

    Thank bikerskierchick
    Reviewed 2 December 2014 via mobile

    We stayed here for one night in December 2014 (after staying in another Tortuuero hotel the previous two nights). Nothing particularly wrong with the rooms and food, fairly basic (fans and buffet food) bt what disappointed us was that we were told when booking that...More

    Thank NickD84
    Reviewed 2 December 2014

    This is a good Jungle lodge in Tortuguero. It is not a hotel but a lodge, a point made clear by the staff at the welcome brief. It lacks some of the Hotel type facilities. No TV, no in room coffee or fridge or wifi...More

    1  Thank Mark R
    Reviewed 2 December 2014

    The lodge is tucked away in the jungle of Tortuguero. The best way to enjoy this trip is to opt for a package deal of 3 or 4 days. The wildlife is everywhere! The lodge grounds are exceptionally clean and beautifully landscaped. All of the...More

    Thank Pat W
    Reviewed 21 November 2014 via mobile

    Very clean resort with great food, beautiful setting and friendly staff. Highly recommend the tour package starting from San Jose. Great guide and good food. You won't regret it! The wildlife was spectacular-- turtles and more!More

    Thank Marymarymayberry
    Response from EugeniaJurado, Director of Sales at Mawamba LodgeResponded 27 November 2014

    Dear Marymarymayberry, Thank you so much for choosing Costa Rica as your holiday destination, it is great to know that you started it with a trip to Tortuguero and Mawamba Lodge. I agree with you, and believe that starting a Costa Rica trip (especially when...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
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$276 - US$473 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 54
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    • 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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    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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    "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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    "You don't get to choose, although I imagine if you find a room unsatisfactory, you could get it changed."
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