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    Heliconias Lodge

    | 3 km southeast of the Bijagua Highschool, Bijagua de Upala 21304, Costa Rica
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      2 adults
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          US$83
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          Overview
          • Excellent23%
          • Very good43%
          • Average16%
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          • Terrible9%
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          Free Wifi
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          Breakfast included
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          1 - 5 of 55 reviews

          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          We stopped here as part of a tour for lunch and the start/finish point of our nature hike. Lunch was fantastic and served in an open room so we could enjoy the beautiful scenery all around us. Part of that scenery included a sloth that...More

          Thank Lora W
          Reviewed 25 May 2017

          Our two-night stay at Las Heliconias Lodge in Bijagua was enjoyable and productive, made more so by several factors. These included the clean and clever cabinas with views of Lake Nicaragua in the distance and the lovely grounds that featured a troop of mischievous White-faced...More

          Thank DesertBirder
          Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

          We were there a couple weeks ago thinking there were five bridges. (Did not stay at the hotel) and in all fairness she told us two of the bridges were out. Thinking it would still be okay to see some wildlife, we took off on...More

          1  Thank peifhockey
          Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

          The hike across suspension bridges is great but is a robbery at 17 bucks a person. We also ate lunch here and it was very basic and pre made in advance and just reheated. Would not recommend!!! The lodge we did not stay at so...More

          1  Thank Nataliya C
          Reviewed 5 January 2017

          My girlfriend and I stayed here for only one night but had a very good experience. The rooms are very simple with minimal lighting and no fans but everything was very clean. The bed was one of the more comfortable we slept on in Costa...More

          Thank Nathan S
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          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
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          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Hot Tub
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          • Price range
          • US$75 - US$103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Suites ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 10
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          • Costa Rica >
          • Province of Alajuela >
          • Bijagua de Upala
          • Also Known As
          • Heliconias Hotel Bijagua De Upala
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          pmoon1946
          Hello : I am doing a solo herping and birding trip for a week before joining Costa Rican Herping Adventure for another week, is this lodge on the Caribbean Slope, some snakes I need for Costa Rica are, Mata Buey{Bush Master},Cascabel{ CA rattle snake, Mica,Cribo,,Mussurana,Neotrpical sunbeam snake ,Bromolaid boa, I will be doing a lot of birding in the Upala area and am considering your lodge for a few nights because of it's location.....Thanks Pete M
          13 April 2015|
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          Response from HeliconiasLodge | Property representative |
          Hello! We are located between cariba and peaceful bertiente. Of course we can help you to find the mata buey, and about the cascabel- it is not a snake native to our area, but can be seen 10km from here, (Guanacaste). We... More
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          "Only went on the Nature Trail"
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          "Avoid any cabana on stilts ... the floors are wood with large gaps between the planks allowing all sorts of..."
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          "Easy nature hike for families with 3 suspended bridges in the rain forest near Papagayo"
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          "Bungalows on the N side have view over Bijagua and Volcan Tenorio with Nicaragua in the distance. From the..."
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