Pacuare Lodge Costa Rica
Pacuare Lodge Costa Rica
Rooms and Rates
Notes about this Hotel:- Package prices include all listed items and taxes.
- Departure and arrival from and to Pacuare Lodge by river is only allowed for children of 12 years old and older.
- Packages can also be priced with an arrival and departure by round ground transportation, ask your advisor for the rate. These are recommended for children under 12 years old.
- Luggage weight is limited to 25 pounds per person.
Located in Turrialba on our Pacuare river banks, bordering a Cabecar indigenous community, lies a storybook destination named Pacuare Lodge; accessible only by crossing Pacuare river. This cozy two floor eco-lodge sits completely surrounded by nature, with a very rural type of atmosphere. You will not find modern conveniences like grocery stores or electricity anywhere nearby; in fact the only lighting at this lodge is through lanterns or candles. Pacuare Lodge Costa Rica is the beginning of a new vacation concept. Turrialba's picturesque landscape boasts breathtaking waterfalls, interesting little pathways, gentle rivers and small lakes safe for swimming. Pacuare Lodge Siquirres has strong holistic ecology views, which means they consider humankind and our environment to be one system; therefore they attempt not to interfere with it. This lodge is ideal for nature enthusiasts, even extreme adventure seekers. Unspoiled rainforests, gigantic trees plus amazing wildlife lend an air of magic to Pacuare Lodge Costa Rica.
Pacuare Lodge Siquirres accommodations are indigenous style wood bungalows that have palm-thatched roofs and amazing mountain views. Rooms are stocked with biodegradable bath products. The bungalows have very spacious private bathrooms, orthopedic beds and mosquito nets. The personnel is made up by about 80% indigenous people who are very friendly, helpful, as well as knowledgeable regarding conservation, recycling, even cooking. The peons at Pacuare Lodge are responsible for maintenance. All guides are bilingual, trained in first aid, swift-water rescue and certified in wilderness emergencies. Pacuare Lodge Siquirres facilities include a rustic dining area on the first floor; the second floor features an airy lounge style bar with comfy hammocks. There is a functional meeting room that fits about 100 people, ideal for talks or seminars, but remember there is no electricity, therefore any audiovisual equipment is ineffective. Pacuare Lodge front desk remains open from 6am to 9pm every day and will offer guests any information or assistance they need.
Pacuare Lodge Costa Rica allows children 12 years or older to stay at the establishment. Rates here include full meal plans as well as transportation from San Jose plus a percentage of what you pay is donated to a worthy cause. Pacuare Lodge offers many exciting day activities such as thrilling canopy tours, interesting excursions to Bribri, Awaris and Cabecar indigenous reserves, quiet early bird watching, exhilarating white water rafting, relaxing horseback rides and more! It is recommended that you be in good physical condition and have a positive attitude. Guests are always delighted by countless amounts of wildlife that they encounter at Pacuare Lodge, 150 bird species alone can be sighted along with monkey, reptiles, toucans plus anything else you can think of! Pacuare Lodge is a pioneer among eco-conservative vacations, they offer once in a lifetime experiences you won't easily forget! Come get in touch with nature; find inner peace in this beautiful place. Make lasting memories today!
Location and Driving Directions
Pacuare Lodge offers transfers to their establishment, they will pick you up at your San Jose hotel on a bus and drive through Cartago heading towards Turrialba, you will get off the bus at Santa Marta. Next you ride in a car up to the banks of Pacuare river. Here you can choose one of two ways to reach the lodge: Cross the river in a cable car and hike the remaining 330 yards to the lodge. Or Get in a raft and ride the class III and IV rapids up to the entrance of the lodge and climb the steps. If you are interested in reaching Turrialba from the airport you take the freeway in Alajuela to downtown San Jose. Travel on the highway in front of the National Theater straight shot to Cartago, pass through Paraiso Cartago and follow the road signs to Turrialba. The scenery is fantastic no matter which route of transportation you choose.