We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Tortuga Lodge & Gardens

    Across from the airstrip | 1 mile north of the Town of Tortuguero, Tortuguero 6941, Costa Rica
    Hotel website
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          US$210
          US$188
          US$210
          US$188
          US$210
          US$188
          Traveller (838)
          Room & Suite (141)
          Storyboard
          Manatus Hotel
          466 reviews
          #2 of 8 hotels in Tortuguero
           
          La Baula Lodge
          256 reviews
          #3 of 8 hotels in Tortuguero
           
          Mawamba Lodge
          1,036 reviews
          #3 of 34 Speciality lodging in Tortuguero
           
          Evergreen Lodge
          664 reviews
          #1 of 34 Speciality lodging in Tortuguero
           
          Overview
          • Excellent82%
          • Very good13%
          • Average3%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          Free Wifi
          Pool
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
          Poolside Bar
          Concierge
          Laundry Service
          Private Balcony
          Free Parking
          3.5 Star Hotel
          All hotel details
          Offers from Tortuga Lodge & Gardens
          Offers & Announcements: FREE Nature Walks
          Manatus Hotel
          466 reviews
          #2 of 8 hotels in Tortuguero
           
          La Baula Lodge
          256 reviews
          #3 of 8 hotels in Tortuguero
           
          Mawamba Lodge
          1,036 reviews
          #3 of 34 Speciality lodging in Tortuguero
           
          Evergreen Lodge
          664 reviews
          #1 of 34 Speciality lodging in Tortuguero
           
          {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null}
          Rooms
          Jul 2Jul 3
          |
          1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
          Standard Room
          Getting you more information on this room
          Free Cancellation
          Best Price
          per night
          Select
          Show available rooms for Tortuga Lodge & Gardens
          Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 9 partner sites to see rooms from US$188.
          We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Tortuguero hotels with availability
          Standard Room
          Getting you more information on this room
          Free Cancellation
          Best Price
          per night
          Select
          {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["ROOM_GRID_HSX_BACK_TO_CONTROL","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "83ca85d6a2c54f3f95b99246fa363d46", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":299242,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[63323158],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":2,"month":7,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":3,"month":7,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":188,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"83ca85d6a2c54f3f95b99246fa363d46","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":210,"lowestMetaPrice":188,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":210,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":210,"lowestMetaPrice":188,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":210,"hotelName":"Tortuga Lodge & Gardens","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjgzY2E4NWQ2YTJjNTRmM2Y5NWI5OTI0NmZhMzYzZDQ2IiwiQUlLIjoiYWIyMmRmMWVmM2U0NGI4YjgyYmU3YWUwZDA5NjFkZDQifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "02/07/2017", "checkOut": "03/07/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$188", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"63323158":"IB_CoralTechnologies_1Fulhlw","109267403":"HotelsCom2IB","48023204":"BookingCom","79621926":"CheapTicketsEWS","65768273":"Hotwire","53930764":"TravelocityEWS","36054282":"Expedia","79024472":"OrbitzEWS"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","dust":{},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
          Write a Review
          Reviews (1,023)
          Traveller rating
          Traveller type
          Time of year
          Language
          There are newer reviews for Tortuga Lodge & Gardens See the most recent reviews

          11 - 15 of 1,023 reviews

          Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

          We spent 3 great days at Tortuga Lodge and enjoyed the sounds of nature (as the lodge has moskito-protections instead of windows), fantastic experience! The lodge, its staff, food and excursions to the rainforest are highly recommendable!

          Thank Dani-Aloha
          Response from Natalie E, Guest Relations Manager at Tortuga Lodge & GardensResponded 4 weeks ago

          Dear Dani-Aloha, It's great to hear that you had a fantastic experience at the lodge. We hope to see you in Tortuguero again soon! Natalie Ewing Director Marketing & Guest Satisfaction

          Reviewed 10 May 2017

          The journey to get to the Lodge is a little gruelling as we were out of the rainy season, the boat trip took just over 2 hours, however Willis kept it interesting pointing out lots of animal and birds along the way. PS make sure...More

          Thank EmmaKaid
          Response from Natalie E, Guest Relations Manager at Tortuga Lodge & GardensResponded 15 May 2017

          Dear EmmaKaid, We are very grateful for your review and so sorry that you were ill and unable to really enjoy your time at the lodge. Your advice about using sunscreen is so important, we recommend that guests always use good quality sunblock and put...More

          Reviewed 3 May 2017

          Around Tortuguero you basically have two choices - economy hostels and upscale, luxury hotels. But "luxury" is relative - at the Tortuga Lodge there's no AC, the restaurant menu is limited (and pretty expensive), and service is friendly but not fantastic. The rooms have fabulous...More

          Thank DeniceD
          Response from Natalie E, Guest Relations Manager at Tortuga Lodge & GardensResponded 4 May 2017

          It's super important for everyone to do their research and figure out if the hotels that you are going to are a good fit. This review was written by a person that wasn’t a good fit for our lodge. We do a lot to identify...More

          Reviewed 28 April 2017

          Despite the Caribbean rain! this was an amazing place to start our first experience in Costa Rica. The initial guided boat trip to the Lodge with Willis was an eye opener as to what was to come! His knowledge and expertise kept us excited throughout....More

          Thank Pam S
          Response from Natalie E, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Tortuga Lodge & GardensResponded 2 May 2017

          Dear Pam S, Thank you very much for mentioning how much you enjoyed the company and expertise of our Naturalist Guides, Willis and Priscilla. Our guides really are the best wildlife spotters in the area, I’m glad to hear you got to see a sloth...More

          Reviewed 27 April 2017

          My wife and I stayed at the Tortuguero Lodge and Gardens from 4/12 thru 4/15. We both were very impressed with the customer service provided by everyone of the staff. Special thanks to Andres, Manuel, and Maria. We stayed on the "Romantic Package" and Andres...More

          Thank Rick B
          Response from Natalie E, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Tortuga Lodge & GardensResponded 2 May 2017

          Dear Rick B, Thank you very much for sharing your experience here on TripAdvisor. The staff will be thrilled to read your generous review! They certainly strive to make your stay a memorable one. I’m delighted to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your private dinner...More

          Manatus Hotel
          466 reviews
          #2 of 8 hotels in Tortuguero
           
          La Baula Lodge
          256 reviews
          #3 of 8 hotels in Tortuguero
           
          Mawamba Lodge
          1,036 reviews
          #3 of 34 Speciality lodging in Tortuguero
           
          Evergreen Lodge
          664 reviews
          #1 of 34 Speciality lodging in Tortuguero
           
          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Airport Transportation
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$158 - US$261 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Number of rooms
          • 27
          • Reservation Options
          • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Hotels.com, Orbitz, Booking.com, Hotwire, Travelocity, TripOnline SA, Cancelon, Priceline and Evoline ltd so you can book your Tortuga Lodge & Gardens reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
          • Location
          • Costa Rica >
          • Province of Limon >
          • Tortuguero
          • Also Known As
          • Tortuga Lodge & Gardens Hotel Tortuguero ,
          • Tortuga Lodge And Gardens ,
          • Tortuga Hotel Tortuguero ,
          • Tortuga Hotel Gardens ,
          • Tortuga Lodge & Gardens Costa Rica/Tortuguero
          Add Photo Photos
          Traveller (838)
          Room & Suite (141)
          Dining (75)
          Pool & Beach (70)
          Hotel & Grounds (676)
          Bathroom (11)
          Family and Play Areas (5)
          Nearby
          Sponsored by:
          La Baula Lodge
          256 reviews
          2.36 km away
           
          Miss Miriam 2
          67 reviews
          3.86 km away
           
          Manatus Hotel
          466 reviews
          1.05 km away
           
          Nearby Restaurants
          Wild Ginger
          414 reviews
          3.35 km away
          Budda Cafe
          596 reviews
          3.54 km away
          Donde Richard
          47 reviews
          3.60 km away
          Fresh Foods
          138 reviews
          3.63 km away
          Nearby Attractions
          Sea Turtle Conservancy
          326 reviews
          3.14 km away
          Tortuguero Infocenter Tours
          64 reviews
          3.75 km away
          Tortuguero Eco Experiences
          146 reviews
          4.12 km away
          Costa Rica Roots Tours
          144 reviews
          3.80 km away
          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          grlfrmky
          Three questions: 1) Does your all-inclusive package also include alcoholic beverage? 2) I read that August is rainy season. How much rain can we expect and what are the typical temps? 3) We're trying to decide on the best time to visit and our summer schedule is pretty flexible so what would time would you suggest? Thanks!
          3 May 2017|
          Answer Show all 3 answers
          Response from Natalie E | Property representative |
          Great questions! 1. None of our packages include alcoholic beverages or beverages of any kind except coffee and tea. 2. The weather on the Caribbean coast is opposite of the weather on the Pacific. So in August, when the... More
          0
          Votes
          Chaitra G
          We are visiting with our 3 year old toddler in July first week. Wondering if a 2 night stay with early morning departure on the 3rd day morning is good enough?
          22 April 2017|
          Answer Show all 8 answers
          Response from Natalie E | Property representative |
          Hi, like a lot of things, the answer is, it depends. We get a lot of families with toddlers and they generally do well. We recommend that you schedule private tours so that if it's not working out you can decide to go back... More
          0
          Votes
          beckiebradshaw
          We will be staying in San Jose...would like to spend a night with you at the lodge. Do you do transportation from San Jose to the lodge? I noticed something about a helicopter from SAN JOSE to Torteguero for $80/jperson what company is that and how often do they fly
          5 February 2017|
          Answer Show all 3 answers
          Response from bbb05 | Reviewed this property |
          We stayed there a few days in December 2016, did not see any helicopter. The lodge organises all kinds of transport
          0
          Votes
          Room Tips
          "upstairs rooms feel more private"
          Read review
          "The rooms seem to be all the same (we didn't see the penthouse). No A/C anywhere but the fans and breeze..."
          Read review
          "Rooms on North End of complex were more peaceful than the South side."
          Read review
          "Upstairs, furthest towards the village of Tortuguero, if you value quiet"
          Read review
          Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
          Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing