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La Baula Lodge

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BAULA LODGE TORTUGUERO Tortuguero National Park, is located on the Caribbean Coast of Costa Rica, Province of Limon. This was established on November 13, 1975 and has an area of 18,946 hectares in the terrestrial and 52,265 hectares in the marina. This park comes to constitute the most important site in the Western Caribbean side for the green turtle nesting, and other species such as leatherback and Carey. Lagoons and waterways make up the National Park and are the habitat of species such as crocodiles, alligators, manatees, turtles, crabs and the millennial fish Gaspar and others. This national park was created to protect a wide variety of flora and fauna found in the area and is part of Wetlands of International Importance of the Ramsar Convention. Strategically located opposite the Tortuguero Lagoon and only 5 minutes by boat from Tortuguero National Park is La Baula Lodge, a rustic hotel, very comfortable that re-opened in June 2008 with a clear vision of providing its customers personalized service, quality and comfort in the midst of a natural sanctuary. La Baula Lodge has focused on the respect, protection and conservation of the environment and the flora and fauna of the area. The Lodge in general has a real Caribbean style, painted in vivid colors that identify with the culture of the area, beautiful exotic gardens, restaurant, pool and large bar, laundry service, experienced guides and quality service is what we offer, plus of course 45 standard rooms with ceiling fan and private bathroom with hot water. The hotel is located on a beautiful 2 acre property in the middle of flora and fauna that identify the Tortuguero National Park, where the exotic sounds will make your experience unforgettable, here you will have the first opportunity for a destination of immense natural wealth, the hotel is strategically located facing the lagoon and close to Tortuguero Town. Our Bar and Restaurant offers national and international meals and drinks, and of course Caribbean and is completely open, giving expansive views of the tropical gardens and the Laguna Tortuguero. Come on and enjoy a true natural adventure!
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Free Internet
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Good - great location and gives a great atmosphere with all the wildlife around. Bar/eating area is great by the side of the water. Staff excellent! Not so good - rooms are very basic and in need of some refurb I would say. Pool was quite neglected and they don't provide pool
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We had a 7 night trip to Costa Rica and stayed at La Baula Lodge for one night. This was my favorite hotel of the 4 we stayed at during our vacation. It is so secluded and only accessible by boat/water taxi. The grounds are beautiful with lots of tropical flowers and foliage.
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Lovely location, buffet style food with quantity over quality. They have lovely lodges for 2 people to share. River taxis available to take you around very easily. Lovely bar staff & reception. Nice pool area.
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We had a great 3 night stay here. We are a family of 2 adults and 3 children. Kaylor had offered a great package for our whole family which included all transportation and all meals and even a guided tour around the national park. Shout out to Adrien the guide & junior the boat
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I read lots of points of view about this stay and this is my mine! Yes the hotel it’s been there for a while, and a tremendous and difficult weather , rain, sun rain sun, the humidity probably is one of the highest in the world. Right in front is the main canal and ocean and
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Response from baulalodge, Propietario at La Baula Lodge
Responded 30 Aug 2018
Thank you very much for leaving us your comments. We are glad to know that you had a nice stay with us. The rainforest of Costa Rica has charm and it is necessary to be willing to enjoy it with all its nuances. Thank you very much for staying with us during your visit to Tortuguero
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View front front door. Big window, also, adjacent to the bed.
Tyre animals on the patio area
Bathroom. Soap and bodywash provided
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La Baula did the same for us--coffee, tea and cookies ready before we departed for our early morning tour. On our return we were pleasantly surprised that the staff stayed late and served us breakfast when we returned. Definitely exceeded our expectations.
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Anytime it rains it only lasts a short period of time but I do suggest bringing a rain coat and shoes that you don't mind getting muddy. If you plan on going into town, you will need to take the water taxi. I loved it there and hopefully you will to. Everyone is so friendly and you wake up every morning to the howler monkeys.
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Hello, do you have a loundry service? Thanks
"Go for most modern room"
"There are six rooms on the river, but the best ones are 1,2,3 and 4. They are on the opposite side of the pool and quiet."
"ask for a refurbished room, however, it stays awfully"
"We were on rooms 6 and 8...we love them because they were nice and quiet"
"Away from the pool area"
US$69 - US$80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Costa RicaProvince of LimonTortuguero
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