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    Tortuga Lodge & Gardens

    Across from the airstrip | 1 mile north of the Town of Tortuguero, Tortuguero 6941, Costa Rica
    011 506 2521 6099
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    Reviewed 25 October 2017

    My best friend and I loved the time we spent at Tortuga Lodge earlier this month. We were sad to leave, and we both hope to return someday! The location is beautiful and the staff is incredibly friendly. It is important to know that the...More

    Thank RebeccaQD
    Response from Natalie E, Guest Relations Manager at Tortuga Lodge & GardensResponded 27 October 2017

    Dear RebeccaQD, It’s nice to know that you and your friend hope to return someday. You are right to caution people reading these reviews about our rooms, which are comfortable but very basic. We don’t have any glass on the windows, only screens so that...More

    Reviewed 13 October 2017

    After our stay at Tortuga Lodge, a representative from Costa Rica Expeditions asked what they could have done better. I really had to rack my brain because Tortuga Lodge is so wonderful that there is very little room for improvement. The location of the hotel...More

    Thank Jess_S_10000000
    Response from Natalie E, Guest Relations Manager at Tortuga Lodge & GardensResponded 17 October 2017

    Dear Jess_S_10000000, Thank you for sharing how much you and your family enjoyed the lodge. It sounds like you were the ideal family for the kind of experience that we offer. I agree that laying in a hammock between the lowland tropical rainforest and the...More

    Reviewed 12 October 2017

    After the confusion of La Pavona, finding the boat and ascertaining what was going to happen to our luggage the hour-long boat ride itself to the lodge was the beginning of a wonderful 3 day experience. Priscilla pointed out vegetation and wildlife en route and...More

    Thank Will N
    Response from Natalie E, Guest Relations Manager at Tortuga Lodge & GardensResponded 17 October 2017

    Dear Will N, We are very sorry about the initial confusion at La Pavona and delighted to hear how much you enjoyed your stay. You've described the Tortuga Lodge & Gardens experience perfectly. Thank you for taking the time to help people reading these reviews...More

    Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

    We were at Tortuga while they were finishing their construction work of their kitchen. They did everything they could to minimize the disturbance. The pool is Nice and clean even as the rooms. Only downside: Food is overpriced (12 dollars per person for breakfast) even...More

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    Response from Natalie E, Guest Relations Manager at Tortuga Lodge & GardensResponded 11 October 2017

    Dear Susan8433, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your feedback here on Trip Advisor. We are glad to hear that you weren’t disturbed by our work to remodel the kitchen. We are very excited about our new kitchen because it’s already...More

    Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

    I can't say enough about my trip two weeks ago to Tortuga Lodge and Gardens! It was under the wider venue of "Costa Rica Expeditions." I was traveling by myself and sort of expected to figure out how to get to the charter flight to...More

    2  Thank Elizabeth A
    Response from Enrique C, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Tortuga Lodge & GardensResponded 26 September 2017

    Dear Elizabeth A, What a lovely review, it sounds like you were a perfect fit for the lodge. Our goal is to immerse guests in the rainforest with direct access to the nature and wildlife that you traveled so far to experience. You're right, Tortuga...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
    3 May 2017|
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    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
    Chaitra G
    22 April 2017|
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    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
    Room Tips
    "Loved being in an upstairs room, the view is more expansive."
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    "Choose corner room then you only have to put up with one room next to you as you can hear everything."
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    "We stayed on the ground floor and were very comfortable."
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    "All rooms have a great view, upstairs rooms have higher ceilings and are more airy"
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