Tortuga Lodge & Gardens

Address: Across from the airstrip, Tortuguero, Province of Limon, 6941, Costa Rica | 3 star lodge
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This 3 star lodge, located on Across from the airstrip, Tortuguero, is near Arenal Hanging Bridges, Arenal Volcano (Volcan Arenal), Venado Caves, and Rainforest Aerial Tram.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsTortuga Lodge & Gardens Tortuguero

    Reviewed by thecannons


    Reviewed Jun 22, 2011
    by (3 reviews) Sheffield , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    The customer service was first class, the food was excellent. Great place to stay.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    TripAdvisor Reviews Tortuga Lodge & Gardens Tortuguero

    5.00 of 5 stars Outstanding

    Travel Blogs from Tortuguero

    Adios Costa Rica!

    A travel blog entry by lysebrooks on Apr 16, 2015

    1 comment

    ... life of a third generation dairy farmer.
    Sitting in Yenory's leather shop and listening to her difficult and challenging story of how she opened a successful shop that makes hand-made purses. Her resilience touched us.
    The story of Maria and how she and 5 other women surmounted great difficulties to open up a cooperative "tienda" (shop) to display their art.
    Monteverde, high up in the cloud forest where the nights are cool and the humid, hot climate of ...

    Who needs roosters when there is howler monkeys

    A travel blog entry by eeyore82 on Oct 02, 2014

    18 photos

    ... lay their egg at night, you can't take pictures anyways. Only the guide is allowed to have a redlight so you can see a bit, any other light would disturb the turtle and make it run away.
    The next day at 5 in the morning the howler monkeys would kindly wake you up by howling. It s a weird noise somewhat in between barking and the noise Tim Tayler does in the TV Show Home Improvement. Hearing it for the first time you imagine an animal of the size of a gorilla, but in fact ...

    Turtle Night

    A travel blog entry by yelkins on Sep 10, 2014

    22 photos

    ... hunting but came up empty. The bus dropped us off on a pier not far from Rio Danta where we were to take a boat ride through the canals to Pachira Lodge. While on the canal we spotted a couple of large crocodiles and caimans we even managed to snap a photo of a Jesus Christ lizard as it sprinted across the river. On arrival we were handed a welcome cocktail and shown to our cabin. It was nothing like the hotel we had come from, no huge bath, no air conditioning or room service. ...

    The boat ride adventure to Tortoguero

    A travel blog entry by leahflores on Jul 14, 2014

    5 photos

    ... had his GO Pro Camera where he probably had more shots of the wildlife.. and he also joined the 2nd boat Tour in the afternoon.. and I didn't. cuz I had to stay with the kids by the pool... they were not up to the 2nd boat tour -- they said they've seen one in the morning.. it's all the same . they'd rather enjoy bonding with the other kids at the pool. Good for me cuz I had the opportunity to take photos of the entire grounds of the Resort Lodge which I will share on shortly.


    A travel blog entry by lightnerjohnson on Jun 24, 2014

    5 comments, 18 photos

    ... eggs. We saw the tools they use to measure and tag the turtle and the counters they use to count the eggs (up to 120!). We learned about the history of the area and how over the years the area turned around from poaching and selling the sea turtle eggs to a focus on tourism and protection, which has been much more profitable and sustainable.The conservancy and an association of guides, which you need to go out on the beach at night to look for the turtles, have been ...