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Rio Tico Safari Lodge

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  • Average1%
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
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Multilingual Staff
2.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 28 December 2012

We were here for one night and we regret that! What a beautiful location! The tents were perfect. We went to the waterfall to swim. It was like in a movie. So romantic and beautiful. We ate in the restaurant a few 100 meters from...More

Thank Ineke J
Reviewed 13 December 2012

I looked this hotel up before departing to Costa Rica and I was incredibly happy to find all our expectations were met! The tents were spacious, comfortable and even luxurious with a nice seperate bathroom, a river-view terrace and a big, cozy bed. You fall...More

Thank jolanda k
Reviewed 26 September 2012

Rio Tico is located just 15 minutes of road 34, inlands, surrounded with beautiful nature and very helpful hosts. We stayed for two nights and had the feeling that we could have stayed much longer. The lodge is a stunning destination with an amazing fall...More

Thank Rvdijk
Reviewed 30 August 2012

Rio Tico has earned its place as the best rated in the region. We stayed for a week using the lodge as a stepping off point for various day trips and adventures. That said, the lodge is a destination of itself with the river and...More

Thank tim c
Reviewed 17 May 2012

We stayed at Rio Tio Safari Lodge because a traveler we met the day before highly recommended it. She told us it was "paradise on Earth". It turned out she was quite right. The tent you sleep in is next to a beautiful river and...More

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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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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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