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matthews nc
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have visited here twice and the most recent time was as great as before. The center is growing and the new educational pavillion greatly expands the good work they do in getting the word out about the need to treat wildlife with respect and compassion. The tour is great, Pedro made it fun as well as educational and was...

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Enterprise
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I capped off a wonderful vacation in Costa Rica with a visit to the rescue ranch and we're glad we did. They were easy to find by car and were happy to book us a tour by e-mail. I highly recommend the tour. It is over 2 hours and you really get up close and personal with...

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Virginia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You want to support this place, and to see for yourself the great stuff they are doing. We stayed in the guest house, had "breakfast with the babies" and took a tour of the property. Leslie, her husband, and the entire staff were friendly, helpful, and knowledgeable. Seeing that little baby sloth eat... words cannot describe the joy. The guest...

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George Town, Grand Cayman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great morning at Toucan Rescue Ranch. Nice breakfast and excellent guide Pedro. Watched the baby sloth feeding. Toured the ranch and got up close with the sloths. Personal small tour (4 people) highly recommended!

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glasgow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Congratulations to the owner and all the staff who are working so hard at this ranch to rehabilitate animals and if possible return them to the wild. We took the private tour and spent over 2 hours learning about the animals and how they are cared for. It was an afternoon to remember. Toucans , baby Sloths playing in the...

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Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

This is a really special spot full of special volunteers doing really great work. Our two hour tour was incredible, Zara was so knowledgeable, funny, sweet and personable and we loved every minute. If you're going to Costa Rica this is a stop you don't want to miss. Go to the ranch, support what they do, learn a ton and...

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Reviewed 26 December 2016

We stayed one night in the guest cottage at the very beginning of our Costa Rican adventure. What a perfect way to start. After checking n to the cute, clean, and well maintained cottage we were free to wander around and explore. There are also plenty of taxis and Ubers available for a quick ride to grab a bite to...

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Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 days and enjoyed it very much. The breakfast with the babies is fun as is the tour, apart from that you are free to wander wherever and whenever you like. We have visited one or two refuges here and there where we felt the animals were almost part of a business venture, but not so...

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Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I stayed in the guest cottage a week and a half ago. It was absolutely one of the coolest parts of our trip. Cottage: Spacious, clean, and lovely. It had a bunk bed, twin size bed, and a full size bed at the back of the cottage. The front of the cottage consisted of a kitchen and...

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Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

We visited the Toucan Rescue Ranch on the second day of our trip and it could not be a better start! They are really lovely people who care a lot about the animals. You can see sloths, toucans, monkeys etc. But the wellbeing of the animals comes first. They have an impressive rehabilitation program for the wild animals. The animals...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Toucan Rescue Ranch

Address: San Josecito, Heredia 40601, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Heredia > Heredia
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Toucan Rescue Ranch Hotel Heredia
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