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Tortuga Lodge & Gardens

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Last year my family of four made our first trip to Costa Rica, which started with 2 nights at Tortuga Lodge. My 13 year old son and I are back here now for 4 days because we truly could not stop thinking about it and...More

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Reviewed 27 January 2018

We had a wonderful time at Tortuga Lodge for 2 nights in December 2017. The setting is very relaxing--particularly swimming in the pool overlooking the river--and the flora and fauna are very interesting. The boat trip organized by Tortuga Lodge into Tortuguero National Park was...More

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Response from Natalie E, Guest Relations Manager at Tortuga Lodge & GardensResponded 30 January 2018

Dear RCLCOLPB, Thank you for mentioning how much you enjoyed your charter flight back to San Jose, sitting in the co-pilots seat. The 30-minute flight gives you views of Tortuguero National Park and the Caribbean Sea (sea turtle tracks July-September), the pineapple and banana plantations...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

Tortuga Lodge was a great place for a 3-4 night stay. Friendly and helpful staff and knowledgable guides. Food was much better than we had hoped for, and plentiful. Lovely infinity swimming pool with natural water (salt) no dreaded chlorine. Great place to relax and...More

Thank SandRZ
Response from Jenn D, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Tortuga Lodge & GardensResponded 2 days ago

Dear SandRZ, Thank you for taking the time to share your review with TripAdvisor community. We usually recommend 3-5 nights at the lodge, but a lot depends on how much time you want to spend on tours and just enjoying the grounds, the pool and...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We just completed a 2 day stay here that exceeded our expectations. The staff at the lodge was attentive and caring, as well as very competent. The highlight of the trip was our guide, Miguel, who picked us up upriver to bring us to the...More

Thank susan s
Response from Jenn D, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Tortuga Lodge & GardensResponded 2 days ago

Dear susan s, Thank you for taking the time to write and for your Kudos to our parent company, Costa Rica Expeditions. I couldn’t agree with you more, the right guide selection is one of the most important decisions to creating a lifetime memory vacation....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great resort in the midst of a rainforest! Spacious clean rooms, polite and helpful staff who goes the extra mile to keep guests happy! It is a lovely place to unwind and relax. We only stayed for 2 nights and wish we could have stayed...More

Thank Sunskytraveller
Response from Jenn D, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Tortuga Lodge & GardensResponded 6 days ago

Dear Sunskytraveller, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave your comment in Trip Advisor. You mentioned wishing you had stayed longer. We recommend at least 3 - 5 nights at the lodge, but we have many guests that come every year and...More

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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
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US$197 - US$261 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hufflepuff33
24 March 2018|
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Response from Natalie E | Property representative |
We offer a complete package that includes round trip transportation to/from Tortuguero. We are happy to pick you up in Puerto Viejo and drop you off in San Jose. Before we can answer your question regarding luggage, we would... More
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Dani M
12 July 2017|
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Response from Enrique C | Property representative |
Hello Dani M, Sorry you have not heard back from us sooner. Please provide me with your full name and dates to check with the reservations Department if your request got thru. Unfortunately the 30 lbs restriction can not... More
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"We love the upstairs rooms -- but it would be hard to go wrong here with any room!"
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"if you want any privacy from passerbys, get a 2nd floor room!"
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"2nd floor rooms face the river and provide great views, especially if you are in a hammock."
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"Request a balcony room."
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