Set on a riverbank and surrounded by jungle, Tortuga Lodge & Gardens offers an outdoor pool, free Wi-Fi and a restaurant serving fusion cuisine with Caribbean flavors. All rooms have river views. À la carte breakfast included in rate.

All rooms have screen windows, ceiling fans and a private bathroom with a hairdryer and toiletries.

The front desk can help arrange kayaking and sports fishing trips and visits to local villages and nearby turtle nesting sites when in season.

Tortuguero Airport is located just across the river from Tortuga Lodge, and San José is a 30-minute flight away. The nearest town is a 10-minute boat ride away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

Tortuga Lodge & Gardens has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Mar 7, 2013

Currency Exchange: Need local currency? This property has currency exchange on site.

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.5)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Continental, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free, American


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Miss Evelyn Balcony Suites Adults Only
  • Bedroom 1: 1 sofa bed and 1 queen bed
  • Living room: 1 sofa bed
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  • Bedroom 1: 1 sofa bed and 1 queen bed
  • Living room: 1 sofa bed
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4 reasons to choose Tortuga Lodge & Gardens

  • Prices you can't beat!
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  • The staff speaks English
Closest beach
  • Tortuguero Beach

    Tortuguero Beach

    7.8 Good beach
    1,250 feet from property
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Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Tortuguero National Park
    2.6 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Miss Junies
    1.2 miles
  • Restaurant Donde Richard
    1.2 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Budda Cafe
    1.2 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Mountain Tortuguero National Park
    8.1 miles
  • River Rio Tortuguero
    0 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Tortuguero Beach
    1,250 feet
Closest Airports
  • Tortuguero Airport
    0.2 miles
  • Tobías Bolaños International Airport
    59.8 miles
  • Juan Santamaría International Airport
    61.1 miles
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1 Restaurant On Site

    The Green Turtle

    Food: Caribbean, Seafood, Local, International, Latin American

    Open for: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Amenities of Tortuga Lodge & Gardens
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Activities
  • Tour or class about local culture Additional charge
  • Walking tours
  • Hiking Additional charge
  • Canoeing Off-site Additional charge
  • Fishing Off-site Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Parking
No parking available.
Front Desk Services
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Currency exchange
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
  • Babysitting/Child services Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • Smoke alarms
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Packed lunches
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Outdoor swimming pool
Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Open all year
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Pool with view
  • Saltwater pool
  • Shallow end
Spa
  • Full-body massage Additional charge
  • Hand massage Additional charge
  • Head massage Additional charge
  • Neck massage Additional charge
  • Back massage Additional charge
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Massage Additional charge
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
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House rules Tortuga Lodge & Gardens takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

6:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Curfew

The entrance to the property is closed between 10:00 PM and 6:00 AM

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 11 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib by request
Free

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

The maximum number of cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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The fine print

Please let Tortuga Lodge & Gardens know your expected arrival time at least 3 days in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking or contact the property using the contact details found on your booking confirmation.

Please note that the reception is closed from 22:00 until 06:00. It is not possible to check in outside the normal reception opening times.

Due to its secluded location on a river bank, Tortuga Lodge & Gardens can only by accessed by a combination of ground transportation and boat rides. Guests can also arrive to the site through a domestic flight. The nearest town is a 10-minute boat ride away.

! Up to two children under 10 stay free when sharing a room with parents and using existing beds. Rooms accommodate a maximum of 4 people total including adults and children. Please inform the property how many children will be arriving to assign you the correct room.

All older children and adults are charged USD 40 per person per night. Rooms accommodate a maximum of 4 people total including adults and children.

One additional bed can be added to some rooms. This additional bed is added so that two kids don’t have to share a double bed. Even with the additional bed, rooms are for a maximum of 4 people.

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid separately during your stay.

KEEP IN MIND THAT AFTER 4PM THERE ARE NO PUBLIC NOR PRIVATE BOATS AT LA PAVONA DOCK TOWARDS TORTUGUERO, PLEASE CALL US BEFORE YOU BEGIN TRANSIT TOWARDS TORTUGUERO.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Tortuga Lodge & Gardens

  • Tortuga Lodge & Gardens has 1 restaurant:

    • The Green Turtle

  • Tortuga Lodge & Gardens offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Massage
    • Hiking
    • Fishing
    • Canoeing
    • Back massage
    • Walking tours
    • Full-body massage
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Head massage
    • Neck massage
    • Hand massage

  • Tortuga Lodge & Gardens is 1,300 feet from the center of Tortuguero.

  • Check-in at Tortuga Lodge & Gardens is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Guests staying at Tortuga Lodge & Gardens can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.5).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegan
    • Gluten-free
    • American
    • À la carte

  • Room options at Tortuga Lodge & Gardens include:

    • Double
    • Suite

  • Yes, Tortuga Lodge & Gardens is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • The prices at Tortuga Lodge & Gardens may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.