Manatus Hotel

Tortuguero, Province of Limon, 705 40005, Costa Rica | 5 star hotel
Prices starting from $432.00

Travel Blogs from Tortuguero

What a way to wake up

A travel blog entry by duffer56 on Jan 14, 2014

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Lizards & howler monkies


A travel blog entry by lightnerjohnson


... center, which has a small museum and information about the famous turtles that come to nest. Tortuguero is one of the most important Caribbean nesting sites for the green sea turtle, and while we were there at the beginning of the nesting season we were really hoping to see one. We spent a long time chatting with one of the research associates, a nice young man from Spain, who explained to us all of the things they do when they have a turtle that comes onto the beach to ...

Tortuguero on the Caribbean Coast

A travel blog entry by andreatravels


... Costa Rica--one of the highest in Latin America. School is compulsory up to 8th grade.

We didn't venture far into the national park but checked out some of the wildlife near the entrance, including the golden orb spider, named for the color of its web, and the various crabs that inhabit little holes all over the beach and adjacent areas.


Costa Rica in 15 days

A travel blog entry by gerad-and-lisa


... and go see hummingbirds and walk around the national park I almost didn't get up. Luckily she convinced me because it was absolutely amazing up there. The bus wound further up the mountains and dropped us right in the national park. First we went to the free hummingbird area which was just sugar syrup feeders hanging in the trees and dozens of hummingbirds getting drunk of them! you could stand right under one of the feeders and hummingbirds would just zip back and forth around ...

Today I rescued a baby turtle! Que guay!!

A travel blog entry by slmackay


... on the beach we were told by one of the turtle spotters there was a turtle nearby who was starting to prepare her nest. We waited for a bit but something must have spooked her as she decided to head back to the sea. We got a bit closer so we could see her making her way back. She was so much bigger than I expected!! As there were no other turtles on the beach we headed back to the base to wait for a bit. On the way we saw 2 sloths, a brown frog, 2 lizards, a red eyed frog ...

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This 5 star hotel, located in Tortuguero, is near Arenal Hanging Bridges, Arenal Volcano (Volcan Arenal), Venado Caves, and Rainforest Aerial Tram.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsManatus Hotel Tortuguero

    Reviewed by duffer56


    Reviewed Jan 14, 2014
    by (2 reviews) Rochester , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    woken up by howler monkies - absolutely brilliant place to stay

    when it rains in a rain forest - it rains!
    Tortuguero, Costa Rica

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    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

    Traveler Photos Manatus Hotel Tortuguero

    when it rains in a rain forest - it rains!
    Tortuguero, Costa Rica