Birding Cerro Lodge Costa Rica

Costa Rica BirdingWith limited accommodations available in the Carara region of Costa Rica, the Cerro Lodge http://www.cerrolodge.net/ has always be a popular choice for travellers who seek out the opportunity to see some of the most incredible birds found in Costa Rica.

With 12 bungalows, all with private bathrooms, each surrounded by trees, gardens and panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean and Carara National Park, you can’t ask for anything better. Moderately priced, the Cerro Lodge provides good birding on its grounds, with over 150 species making the surroundings of the lodge home.

Costa Rica Lodge Authentic Bird Paradise

With a surrounding dry forest and close to the Rio Tarcoles, this lodge is set in a unique spot making it the perfect choice for birders who visit Carara  National Park http://www.costaricabureau.com/nationalparks/carara.htm . The lodge boosts a restaurant that overlooks a ravine and mangroves, providing a perfect setting for watching a variety of birds in flight. Several Tropical Kingbirds, Scarlett Macaws, various species of parrots and Turquoise-browed Motmot to mention a few. Although accommodations are not considered to be luxury, the rustic and homey feel that this lodge provides its guests is ideal for guests to take in what they came to see…. the variety of birds which make this area home.


The principal goal of the lodge is to operate as enviromentally friendly and as sustainably as possible. Water is re-used for irrigation purposes, garbage is composed and future plans include the opportunity to generate their own electricity. Authentic meals are prepared by friendly and accommodating staff who want to ensure your experience is a memorable one.

Cerro Lodge is a unique Costa Rica lodging that combines the beauty of the landscape with the surrounding wildlife. It is truly an authentic paradise! Visit Cerro Lodge’s Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100000033004180&sk=wall which features some comments and photos of some of the daily experiences of the lodge!


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About the Author: Tee is Senior Editor of CostaRicaCLOSEUP.com and NBC's adventure dating series fans magazine LoveInTheWildFansMag.com, as well ascontributing editor to QRCodesUSA.org

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