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Reviewed 6 days ago

We loved Rafiki Safari Lodge. The management was top notch- professional, nice, caring and accommodating. They run a great business model here and are very clear and up front with costs, like things that are and aren't included. What a pleasure to check out of...More

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Response from RafikiJJ, General Manager at Rafiki Safari LodgeResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for the great review. Our staff really enjoys what they do and we are so glad you could see this reflected in the guided tours, cleanliness in the rooms and dining room service. We focus a lot on our cuisine knowing you don't...More

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Reviewed 16 July 2017

This was our first trip to Costa Rica, and we chose to stay at Rafiki because our well-traveled friend recommended this place as her favorite place in the world. We stayed at Rafiki for the first 3 nights, and we loved it so much that...More

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Response from Lokshire, Owner at Rafiki Safari LodgeResponded 29 September 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a complete review. We are elated that you had a good time!

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was BY FAR the best overnight accommodation of our trip. We had read the reviews so we knew what we were getting into but it was exactly the type of lodging we were looking for and it definitely did not disappoint. The kids loved...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It took quite a while driving, and several times we wondered where we were going but it was certainly worth the effort. The "tents" are great! Maybe this is what is meant by "glamping"? They are very roomy, have nice clean beds, a fully functional...More

Thank Heather L
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Our family of 5 just returned from Costa Rica, still in awe of the country and our experiences. We spent the last 3 nights of our stay at Rafiki. Coming from a fancier lodge prior, we were worried our glamping experience be disappointing. Boy were...More

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carole s
5 September 2017|
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Response from Lokshire | Property representative |
HI, They just fixed the road all the way up to the lodge! It is as good as it gets...
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Val96712
13 June 2016|
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We are spending two nights of a five night trip to Costa Rica in the Rafiki Lodge. Can you recommend us some recommendations for the other three nights ? We are traveling with our sons ages 12 and 21.
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C Z
6 October 2015|
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Response from Lokshire | Property representative |
Hi, The Savegre Valley brings cool breezes from over 12,000 feet down to the camp, so it is quite pleasant at night. Rafiki is not really all that buggy. You will find the beaches in the country to have more bugs. We... More
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"Safari tents are luxurious and all are likely great"
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"The closest tents aren't as private as the more distant ones, but the distance can be a bit of a walk."
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"Tents 1-2 are next to the main lodge, but they are all very close."
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"We stayed in Tent #1 which was great, though we could hear talking in the open-air dining room from our tent..."
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