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Reviewed 20 February 2018

As others have indicated, the Rafiki Safari Lodge is a family business, built and run on a South African safari basis, in the Costa Rican rainforest next to the Savagre (Savage) River, now a narrow band of rapids between banks that were spread over 100...More

1  Thank roadtrekker
Reviewed 10 February 2018

My wife and I spend three nights here. It was amazing! Luxury in the middle of the Costa Rican jungle. We enjoyed some excellent hikes, whitewater rafting and swimming in water falls! Awesome! The staff and food were unbelievably wonderful. Highly recommend Rafiki Safari Lodge!

1  Thank miniwalt
Reviewed 9 February 2018

My entire family -- from small kids to grandparents -- agreed that the days we spent at Rafiki were the best days of our entire trip. The food was excellent, the staff was lovely, and Jonelle went out of her way to put together a...More

3  Thank Charmaine Y
Reviewed 7 February 2018

We splurged on this place for our anniversary. What a find! Our 3 night package included staying in a South African Safari tent with a deck on the front and a built-in bathroom with hot and cold running water and a beautiful shower. Meals were...More

1  Thank lorivb
Reviewed 5 February 2018

We were a family of 10 that included older adults and young children. We all had a fantastic time, they were able to modify the activities so we could all participate. Horseback riding, rafting, hiking to waterfalls, etc. The cabins were very comfortable. the owners...More

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Free Internet
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carole s
5 September 2017|
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Response from Lokshire | Property representative |
HI, They just fixed the road all the way up to the lodge! It is as good as it gets...
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Val96712
13 June 2016|
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Response from annetX8072ID |
We are spending two nights of a five night trip to Costa Rica in the Rafiki Lodge. Can you recommend us some recommendations for the other three nights ? We are traveling with our sons ages 12 and 21.
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C Z
6 October 2015|
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Response from Lokshire | Property representative |
Hi, The Savegre Valley brings cool breezes from over 12,000 feet down to the camp, so it is quite pleasant at night. Rafiki is not really all that buggy. You will find the beaches in the country to have more bugs. We... More
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"Safari tents are luxurious and all are likely great"
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"The closest tents aren't as private as the more distant ones, but the distance can be a bit of a walk."
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"Tents 1-2 are next to the main lodge, but they are all very close."
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"We stayed in Tent #1 which was great, though we could hear talking in the open-air dining room from our tent..."
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