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El Tucan Jungle Lodge

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Toucan Road, Cocles, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 7304 Costa Rica
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#5 of 12 B&Bs / Inns in Cocles
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El Tucan Jungle Lodge is a paradise for bird lovers and people who want to enjoy the tropical flora and fauna in a relaxed atmosphere What makes us different from other accommodation that is close proximity to nature: The bungalows are surrounded by jungle and sloths, toucans, iguanas and colorful butterflies can often be detected even from the hammock. We offer stylish living in wooden bungalows on the banks of the Rio Cano Negro surrounded by the unparalleled serenity of nature. Our cozy rooms (4m x 4m) are equipped with one or two double beds, equipped with ceiling fan, mosquito net and private bathroom and have a spacious terrace with hammock, table and chairs and views of the river. Our "El Tucan Jungle Lodge" located in Cocles - 4 km away from Puerto Viejo - and is 1 km off the main road. The 2-hectare site and its surroundings are ideal for walking and exploring, where you can discover howler monkeys, parrots, river turtles and colorful frogs. But the "civilization" is within reach: Of all the rooms have Wi-Fi access. A well stocked supermarket is 1 km away and several restaurants are within 1-2 km. For guests who are not traveling by car, Bike hire (U.S. $ 5 per day) available. There is a regular bus service to the surrounding area and to San Jose. In addition, we can at any time call a taxi. The beach is reached by bike in a few minutes. We are at your disposal for further information available.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Wifi
Breakfast available
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Non-smoking hotel
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HOTEL STYLE
Great View
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Languages Spoken
English, French, German

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40Car recommended
Grade: 40 out of 100
10Restaurantswithin 1 km
0Attractionswithin 1 km
Contact
Toucan Road, Cocles, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 7304 Costa Rica
Getting there
Changuinola Airport31 kmSee all flights
Bocas Del Toro Airport63 kmSee all flights
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TheButterflyOnsted wrote a review Feb. 2019
Onsted15 contributions4 helpful votes
A place to enjoy nature at its finest. Great host great nature, not for city folks or people afraid of nature. Lots of creatures to entertain you. Highly recommend. Close to town and beach but far enough to enjoy peace of mind
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Date of stay: February 2019Trip type: Travelled with family
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Travellingfamily003 wrote a review Mar. 2018
Victoria, Canada94 contributions59 helpful votes
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We stayed in one of the bungalows and it was simply amazing. Wildlife right outside every day and night...doesn’t get much more jungle-real than this. If you done like insects, stay home...if you do and want to be close to nature (birds, monkeys, sloths, and yes insects) then this is where you want to be!
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Date of stay: March 2018Trip type: Travelled with family
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geraldinecassidy wrote a review Jan. 2018
Scottish Highlands, United Kingdom6 contributions
Really lovely clean comfortable place surrounded by nature, Irene pointed out the tree frog one evening which was wonderful. For some reason one of the sloughs liked outside our lodge in a smaller tree so great sightings. Breakfast was great with fresh eggs,warm bread and fruit surrounded by hummingbirds dashing about ! Doesn't get any better then that! Many thanks
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Date of stay: January 2018Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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SB42SB wrote a review Dec. 2017
Oban, United Kingdom15 contributions8 helpful votes
This gem of a lodge sits within grounds that were once cleared for cocoa growing, but are now rapidly being reclaimed by the jungle. The surrounding area is therefore rich in wildlife. We stayed here for 3 nights in late November and it was one of the highlights of our trip. Irene and Wolfgang were the kindest of hosts and you can clearly tell they put a huge amout of effort into the place. Our lodge was very comfortable, and breakfasts on the main verandah were excellent! Highly recommended for people who like to stay in a quiet place surrounded by nature. Just follow the signs coming off the main road, and don't be put off by the potholes.
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Date of stay: November 2017
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Room Tip: All lodges are close to each other and surrounded by forest, so there is little difference...
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Sandra N wrote a review Aug. 2016
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We stayed the last two days in the beautiful house right in the jungle. Irene pointed out where the monkeys, iguana, sloths and other wildlife roam. We had a big, clean room, with a comfortable bed. The hammock on the terrace was great for listening to the jungle sounds and watch the monkeys play. The beach and shops are a little drive away, but it's worth since you are far away from noise, road and the other tourists Any time again!
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Date of stay: August 2016
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PRICE RANGE
US$60 - US$79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
Costa RicaProvince of LimonPuerto Viejo de TalamancaCocles
NUMBER OF ROOMS
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Frequently Asked Questions about El Tucan Jungle Lodge
What are some of the property amenities at El Tucan Jungle Lodge?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free parking, and kids activities.
What food & drink options are available at El Tucan Jungle Lodge?
Guests can enjoy breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at El Tucan Jungle Lodge?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to El Tucan Jungle Lodge?
Conveniently located restaurants include Bamboocha, Como en la Gloria, and La Pecora Nera.
Is El Tucan Jungle Lodge located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.4 km away from the centre of Cocles.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at El Tucan Jungle Lodge?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, French, and German.
Is El Tucan Jungle Lodge accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access. For specific enquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.