The newest lodge in the exotic jungles of Tortuguero, your starting off point for ecotours through the wonderful canals and lagoons, and fantastic fishing.

The Tortuguero National Park

Pachira Lodge is just five minutes from the entrance to the extraordinary Tortuguero National Park, and right across the main canal facing the town of Tortuguero. The Tortuguero area is something really special. It's a jungle paradise on the edge of the Caribbean, featuring lush green forests, a plethora of scenic natural canals and waterways, and a stupendous range of tropical plants and jungle wildlife. Tortuguero is also the most important nesting site in the western half of the Caribbean for the endangered Green Sea Turtle. Both fabulous ecotour and fishing packages are available at Pachira Lodge.

Tortuguero is one of the wilderness areas with the greatest biological variety in Costa Rica. Its 11 habitats have 2,000 plant species of plants and 400 tree species, along with:

  • 57 species of amphibians
  • 111 species of reptiles
  • 309 species of birds
  • 30 species of fresh water fish, including the Gar, considered to be a living fossil
  • 60 species of mammals

The Hotel

Why Pachira Lodge?

  • The newest lodge in Tortuguero

  • Marvelous surroundings, with 14 hectares (34 acres) of jungle trails
  • Comfortable rooms with double beds, private bathroom, hot water and ceiling fans
  • All buffet-style meals included. Enjoy a complimentary glass of wine at dinner
  • Lovely swimming pool and poolside bar
  • Courteous, friendly and obliging staff
  • Knowledgeable, bilingual tour guides always on hand
  • Daily departures from San Josť by bus, boat or air
  • Comfortable, relaxing and safe travel
  • Tours and packages include ecotours, fishing, turtle nestling in season and morning boat excursions
  • Fish for tarpon and snook with Eddie Brown, the world best tarpon fisherman.

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Pachira's 52 comfortable rooms offer:

  • Hot water
  • Ceiling fans
  • Two double beds
  • Spotlessly clean private bathrooms
  • Abundant linen and bath/hand towels
  • Attractive bamboo furniture

All meals, transportation from/to San Josť, and tours included in package prices

The best place to stay in Tortuguero!

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Fabulous Fishing Packages

Pachira Lodge is the base for fabulous fishing for tarpon and snook on the Caribbean. Our all-inclusive fishing packages feature Captain Eddie Brown, considered by many the world’s best tarpon fisherman. From Pachira Lodge, anglers will go with Eddie on the Bull Shark up the coast to Barra del Colorado, one of the world’s top spots for tarpon, and fish the pools and lagoons of Tortuguero for snook and guapote (the feisty sea bass).

Full day, 2-3 anglers: $400 per person. Includes all meals and beverages, lodging at Pachira Lodge, and full day’s fishing on the Bull Shark with Captain Eddie Brown.

Full day, one angler: $450 per person

Round-trip transportation to Pachira Lodge by plane from San José: $123 (slightly higher if gas surcharge applies)






ONE DAY TOUR (min: six pax)
Ground transportation, two boat transfers. Breakfast and lunch.

US $ 99.00

$ 99.00

$ 99.00

$ 69.00

Ground transportation, two boat transfers. All meals, lodging and tours.
 $ 229.00  $ 188.00  $ 170.00  $ 88.00
Departure by plane, return by boat. All meals lodging and tours.
 $ 315.00  $ 259.00  $ 242.00  $ 152.00
Departure by boat, return by plane. All meals, lodging and tours.
 $ 315.00  $ 259.00  $ 242.00  $ 152.00
Round trip air transportation. All meals, lodging and tours.
 $ 399.00  $ 359.00  $ 302.00  $ 195.00
Ground transportation, two boat transfer. All meals, lodging and tours.
 $ 313.00  $ 251.00  $ 204.00  $ 100.00
Departure by boat, return by plane. All meals, lodging and tours.
 $ 459.00  $ 339.00  $ 335.00  $ 162.00
Departure by plane, return by boat. All meals, lodging and tours
 $ 459.00  $ 339.00  $ 335.00  $ 162.00
Round trip air transportation, All meals, lodging and tours.
 $ 549.00  $ 445.00  $ 425.00  $ 219.00

All rates are per person in US Dollars
Children under 12 years of age. Max. 2 per room

Round trip transportation from San Josť
2 nights accommodations
All meals
Tour to the canals by boat

Visit to Tortuguero National Park
Bilingual tour guides
Daily departures.

Two Day / One Night
Tour Special Package

First Day: Early departure from San Josť.

Admire the biodiversity of astonishing protected area in Costa Rica as we drive by Braulio Carrillo National Park, a primary forest in 95% of its extention

Have a taste of our delicious Costa Rican breakfast on your way to Tortuguero

Be our special guest in a banana processing and packaging plant and learn more about one of Costa Rica's prime product (subject to availability)

Board a comfortable boat upon arrival to the port and let this extraordinarily exotic paradise enchant you, as you travel along the Tortuguero Canals.

Have a one-in-a-lifetime experience in this unique place surrounded by a great variety of flora and fauna of breathtaking beauty.

Enjoy a refreshing cocktail and delicious lunch as we welcome you to PACHIRA LODGE

After lunch, we will visit the museum, the beach area, and the small and picturesque town of Tortuguero. A delightful dinner will be served upon arrival to the logde.

Optional Night Tour: Walk on the beach and admire the green turtles nesting (July through September)(B/I/D)

SECOND DAY: Morning tour: Enjoy nature at its best as you undertake a journey through the canals at dawn, and take your best shots of a real Caribbean sunrise

Breakfast upon arrival to the lodge

Departure to San Josť

Arrival in San Josť late afternoon

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