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Rio Tico Safari Lodge

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“dutch owner”(4 reviews)
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Breakfast included
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Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
2.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 January 2014

I traveled with my mom here recently and we loved it. We wish we had more time (we spent 2 nights). I used to live in Costa Rica and I travel to CR frequently. It is always changing. Now that the coastal road from Dominical...More

Thank monkeycleo
Reviewed 5 September 2013

I am not sure we can add more than has already been said. Cees is a wonderful, friendly, helpful host, and the tents are so charming and such a cool experience, it is not to be missed. The breakfasts have loads of fruit, eggs and...More

Thank PinkFlamingo0
Reviewed 16 August 2013

We had a wonderful stay at Rio Tico. It´s such a unique experience to fall asleep while listening to the jungle that never sleeps. The safari tents are comfortable and clean. Staff is friendly, helpful and professional. Food is good. Would definitely recommend Rio Tico...More

Thank Valencia_Light
Reviewed 6 August 2013

This was our second visit to this hotel and we confirmed our first impression: the hospitality of managers is outstanding, tents are pretty comfortable and offers a very close encounter with nature. We definitely be back and recommend this place to others.

Thank Roger B
Reviewed 4 April 2013

We spent 2 really good nights in this lodge. We have chosen this lodge based on the comments and we were not disappointed! it takes some time on a dirt road to get there but it is worth it. Very warm welcome from the owners,...More

Thank MisterV07
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Free Parking
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
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Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$83 - US$87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$83 - US$87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"tents on the river level require a bit of an up or down hill heft of luggage"
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"We didnt stay in the "tent" bungalows but they looked like a nice way to stay in the jungle. The..."
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"Tents higher up are easier to access"
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"Ask for tent next to the river,they have the best view,"
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