Mawamba Lodge, Tortuguero
Mawamba lodge is located on a narrow strip of land between the Tortuguero canals and the Caribbean Sea. It is surrounded by beautiful tropical gardens, with direct access to the beach and only a few minutes walking distance from the small village of Tortuguero. The lodge has 54 standard rooms featuring one double and one single bed or three single beds, with a balcony offering seating and garden views. In addition, there are 4 independent Superior Bungalows with ample room space, featuring one king size bed, and a larger bathroom with separate tub and shower, and views of the canals. Services and facilities include a restaurant, a bar and game room, cafeteria with free WiFi access, swimming pool, souvenir shop and free access to the private trails, the butterfly gardens and the frog farm in Mawamba Park (a guided tour is included during your two-night stay). Tours are led by a bilingual naturalist guide (English/Spanish), and guests can also take optional tours such as night hikes along a private trail, sunset trips aboard the lodge's floating Katonga restaurant, fishing and kayaking.