Mawamba Lodge , Costa Rica

Refreshing and relaxing,the Tortuguero Canals is a must-see in Costa Rica.

Mawamba Lodge has a unique and privileged location in the Tortuguero Canals and National Park. Nestled on fine strip of land, between the Caribbean Ocean and the Tortuguero Canals, it blends in with the surrounding natural richness to welcome you in this tropical sanctuary.

Off the beaten track adventures in the North Caribbean coast of Costa Rica; a place where time seems to have stood still, a small community of 1300 people who live surrounded by water, whether it’s the Caribbean Ocean or the Tortuguero Canals and rivers. No roads, no cars, no horns. “The little Amazon of Costa Rica”, reachable only by boat or by air, a Tropical haven for a great amount of wildlife, peaceful scenery to rejoice the soul, homeland to nesting sea turtle species and an opportunity to discover the heartland of the rainforest.


Traveling to Tortuguero is a whole adventure by itself, there are no roads to get there and from start to end, adventure is our everyday component.

Mawamba’s experience is laid-back, Caribbean style, and it can get as adventurous as you want. From the soft, quiet boat outings to discover the jungle to the adrenaline filled kayak tours and evening exploration tours. It is fit for the traveler of all ages, where children will understand and learn to cherish the beauty of our natural resources, where couples who enjoy nature will discover unique experiences and where families can experience a fantastic tropical time.


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Standard Room

Built in fine woods, and surrounded by views of the tropical gardens all rooms are non smoking and built to experience the sounds of the rainforest (there is no TV, radio, or air conditioning in your room).

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Superior Rooms

Located at the end of the property, for added privacy. These rooms offer a delightful view of the canals. All rooms are non smoking.



Costa Rica Rainforest Immersion

Duration: 7 days, 6 nights
From: $1,335.00
Caribbean coastal rainforest, the Arenal Volcano and the Monteverde Cloudforest.

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Be on your own schedule. Activities or day tours can be private or shared. Join a scheduled, multi-day group tour. All-inclusive travel by cruise ship.

Including accommodations, transportation, and activities/tours.

Any specific destinations or interests (e.g. culture, food, wine, romance, adventure, wildlife, etc.)? Special occasion? Relaxing vs. fast-paced trip? What would make this your dream trip?

Travel Tips
Try to pick up at least a few basic greetings, directional questions, and common curiosities in the native language(s) before you leave for your trip.
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