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4.5 / 5Excellent
28 reviews


  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant


What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Braulio Carrillo National Park
    10 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Rain Forest Aerial Trams
    18 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Guapiles Central Park
    18 min drive
  • Airport
    San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.)
    75 min drive

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Book online or call:

  • Deluxe Room

    Room Amenities

    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed OR 2 Twin Beds
    More details
  • Superior Room

    Room Amenities

    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More details

About this area


Located in Guapiles, Tapirus Lodge is near theme parks. Rain Forest Aerial Trams is a local attraction and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Braulio Carrillo National Park and Guapiles Central Park.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Braulio Carrillo National Park - 10 min walk
  • Rain Forest Aerial Trams - 18 min walk
  • Guapiles Central Park - 18 min drive
  • Centro America Autonomous University - 19 min drive
  • Parque Nacional Volcan Irazu - 97 min drive

Getting around

  • Heredia Miraflores Station - 49 min drive
  • San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.) - 78 min drive


  • Morpho Restaurant – Serves breakfast and lunch daily. Reservations required.

About this property

Tapirus Lodge

3-star lodge near Braulio Carrillo National Park
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free lodge has a coffee shop/café and tour/ticket assistance. Free breakfast (local cuisine), free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, wedding services, a convenience store, and a garden are onsite. All 10 rooms provide free WiFi, balconies, and room service. Other amenities available to guests include free bottled water, ceiling fans, and safes.
Tapirus Lodge offers 10 accommodations with safes and complimentary bottled water. Rooms open to balconies. This Guapiles lodge provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include showers and complimentary toiletries. Additionally, rooms include ceiling fans and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in December 2017.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

Free self parking
Airport shuttle on request
Theme park shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

Free local cuisine breakfast available daily 7 AM–9:30 AM
1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/café
Room service available

Things to do

Designer stores
Hiking/biking trails

Family friendly

Grocery/convenience store


Grocery/convenience store
Lockers available
No elevators

Guest services

Daily housekeeping
Front desk (limited hours)
Tour/ticket assistance
Wedding services

Languages spoken





If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Accessible bathroom
In-room accessibility
Wheelchair-accessible parking
Wheelchair-accessible path of travel


Romance packages available
Smoke-free property

Room amenities


Blackout drapes/curtains
Ceiling fan


Free toiletries

Food and drink

Free bottled water

Outdoor space






Check-in between 2 PM - 9 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 9:00 PM. <br />If you arrive at the property after hours, you'll need to check in at an alternate location: Park Entrance<br />If you are planning to arrive after 2:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.
  • 24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.


  • Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.

Property payment types

American Express

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD $300 per person (one-way)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport. Guests must contact the property with arrival details 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Property is also known as

  • Lodge Rainforest
  • Rainforest Adventure Guapiles
  • Tapirus Lodge Guapiles
  • Rainforest Adventure Lodge Guapiles
  • Rainforest Adventure Lodge Guacimo
  • Rainforest Adventure Guacimo
  • Tapirus Guapiles
  • Tapirus Lodge Lodge
  • Tapirus Lodge Guapiles
  • Tapirus Lodge Lodge Guapiles

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Service and Staff
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Perfect example of a rainforest lodge in Costa Rica. Nice rooms nestled in the forest. Great food. Our guide, Jaime was very knowlegeable, friendly, and helpful. The tram ride through the rainforest was a hit. Beautiful place for anyone wanting the true nature of this amazing country.

Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Our guide Jaime was fantastic he is the most knowledgeable guide there. He has a great sense of humor. This property is great

Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019

5/5 Excellent

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    Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    A magical place to stay! We truly loved our stay, and saw many species of frogs, snakes and plants. Our guide Jonathan was wonderful. Would definitely stay there again.

    Stayed 1 night in May 2019

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