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    Mawamba Lodge

    Tortuguero Canals, Tortuguero 10980-1000, Costa Rica
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    Free Internet
    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 547 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    Nice rooms, standard food, small pool. Really great nature there. We saw Aras, Turtles, snakes and Monkeys. You can walk to the town at the beach. You have to book a canoe tour with Barbara Hartung, a biologist.

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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This was our second stay at Mawamba Lodge and it was excellent. Our guide Humberto was great. We learned a lot of new information from him. We did the additional night walk on the private trail and saw some good nocturnal creatures and the additional...More

    Thank annika_lucky13
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I had chosen my visit to Tortuguero to observed hatching turtles and was not disappointed as we had the opportunity to see one nest of emerging turtles on the beach. Lots of evidence of tracks both incoming nesting and out going to the sea. Eggshell...More

    Thank Bee569
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    This is one of those magic places you find along your life is awesome !! Turtle season is the best time to visit . dont miss this opportiunity to enjoy nature with your family and love ones , is a unique experience.More

    Thank Ronald U
    Response from EugeniaJurado, Director of Sales at Mawamba LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Ronald U, Thanks so much for taking the time to write and for visiting us at Mawamba Lodge. It is always a great honor when people living/from Costa Rica come to visit us, as many of us don't take the opportunity to visit such...More

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

    We had a great stay at Mawamba lodge in a family room. The room was fairly small but had comfortable beds, a good bathroom and was very clean. The rest of the resort was great with a large pool and buffet style restaurant which serves...More

    Thank LinleysTravels
    Response from EugeniaJurado, Director of Sales at Mawamba LodgeResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear LinleysTravels, Thank you so much for visiting us at Mawamba Lodge, and for taking the time to write a review about your stay. I am delighted to hear how much you enjoyed the location, the outings, and the adventures enjoyed while here. We will...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 278 - USD 473 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 54
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Limon >
    • Tortuguero
    • Also Known As
    • Mawamba Lodge Tortuguero Hotel Tortuguero
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    scratchy572
    11 July 2017|
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    Response from EugeniaJurado | Property representative |
    Hello, both liquid soap and shampoo are provided at Mawamba Lodge. The Lodge is now using a new biodegradable line, supplied by a new company in the Province of Limon. Excellent products, with great aroma, and complying with... More
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    15 May 2017|
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    Response from crpuravida | Property representative |
    The dinner cruise is a great activity, Departing every night with a minimum of 2 people. Cost is of only $40 per person including the 2 two hour ride and full dinner on board with one drink included plus coffee at the end... More
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    loves2takepics
    22 February 2017|
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    Response from EugeniaJurado | Property representative |
    Thank you for your question! The standard rooms do not have a hair dryer, but there are some available in reception in case you need one. The quantities are limited. THe standard superior rooms do have a hair dryer in the... More
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    "the rooms are pretty much all the same, lodges on the ground floor"
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    "All rooms are basically the same. Ask for the ones closest to the pool if you want to walk less."
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    "We had a lodge facing the river, close to the amenities, with gardens in front full of wildlife"
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    "Riverside is good, as long as no big parties are planned."
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