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Pacuare Lodge

Pacuare River Turrialba, Siquirres, Costa Rica


Pacuare Lodge


Insider Tip

Guests not up for the thrill of white water rafting can still experience the beauty of the Pacuare River on the Inflatable Duckies Tour (surcharge). While taking in gorgeous scenery, guests paddle down a relatively calm stretch of the river on inflatable kayaks.

Hotel Overview

Remote location
Accessible by raft or ground transportation, Pacuare Lodge is set amid lush rain forest along the bank of Costa Rica’s Pacuare River, 110 km (68 mi) from San José.
Outdoor showers
Thatched-roof bungalows feature canopy beds, hardwood flooring, and private bathrooms with outdoor solar heated showers. In-room massages are available by appointment.
Restaurant and bar
The hotel offers a restaurant and a bar. The room price at this resort is full American plan (all meals, but not alcoholic beverages); see the room description section for details.

Property Location
With a stay at Pacuare Lodge in Siquirres, you'll be on a river, and 26 mi (41.8 km) from Earth University and 30.8 mi (49.5 km) from Monumento Nacional Guayabo. This spa lodge is within the vicinity of Plaza de Peralta and Peralta Bull Ring.

Make yourself at home in one of the 18 guestrooms. Conveniences include desks and separate sitting areas, and housekeeping is provided daily.

Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy body treatments and facials. Additional amenities at this lodge include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and wedding services.

Enjoy fusion cuisine at The Nest rainforest venue, a restaurant where you can take in the garden view and dine alfresco. Or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary full breakfast is included.

Business, Other Amenities
Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, luggage storage, and laundry facilities.


Pacuare River Turrialba, Siquirres, Costa Rica


SJO - Juan Santamaria International Airport



Pacuare Lodge offers stand-alone bungalows with palm-thatched roofs and terraces with views of the rain forest and/or Pacuare River. Accommodations feature hardwood flooring, sitting areas, and canopy beds. Private bathrooms include outdoor showers with solar heated water. In an effort to preserve the property’s peaceful environment, all bungalows are electricity free, except for the Jungle View Rooms, which have limited electricity. Room rates at this Costa Rica hotel include the following: transportation from San José; bilingual guide; typical Costa Rican breakfast in route; Pacuare River rafting tour or ground transportation to the lodge (depending on preference); professional guides and equipment; all meals; use of private installations at river take-out; return transportation to San José with guide. Alcoholic beverages are not included.


  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Free toiletries
  • Ceiling fan
  • Desk
  • Separate sitting area
  • Free bottled water
  • Rollaway/extra beds (free)


Property Amenities

Set amid rain forest along the Pacuare River, Pacuare Lodge is located in the center of Costa Rica, about a two-hour drive from San José. The main lodge features an open-air restaurant and kitchen on the first floor as well as a large pine deck overlooking the river. Upstairs, the lodge offers a bar and a small lounge. All meals are included in the room rate, and coffee and tea are available throughout the day and evening; alcoholic beverages are available for purchase. Optional tours and activities include horseback riding, hiking, and canopy tours (surcharges apply).

Pacuare Lodge is a smoke-free property.

The amenities listed below are available on site; fees may apply:

  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Concierge services
  • Total number of rooms -
  • Number of floors -
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Laundry facilities
  • Garden
  • Library
  • Free breakfast
  • Spa services on site
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wedding services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Free WiFi
  • Roll-in shower
  • Year Built
  • One meeting room
  • Luggage storage
  • Offsite parking reservations required
  • Terrace

Number of floors: 1

Number of suites: 10

Number of rooms: 19


Lodge Dining Room
Lodge restaurant serving communal-style meals for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Buffet breakfast includes eggs, pancakes, cereal, yogurt, tropical fruit, and homemade bread. Lunch dishes may include pasta, pizza, salad, or couscous. Candlelit dinners include a soup or salad, a choice of beef, chicken, or fish with a vegetable side dish, and a dessert. Wines and a selection of spirits and liquors are available for purchase.


The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Horse riding/rental
  • Rafting
  • Rowing or canoeing
  • Yoga classes/instruction