Rafiki Safari Lodge

Rio Savegre, San Jose, Costa Rica

10 Safari tents raised above the trees in the Savegre River Nature Reserve. Specialises in white water rafting, horse riding + hiking trips. Hot tub.

Key Points

  • Safari tent style treehouses with en-suite bathrooms and eco friendly facilities in Rio Savegre.
  • Enjoy incredible views from the rocking chairs on your private terrace.
  • A delicious breakfast is included in the price and there is a restaurant on site for evening dining.
  • Try your hand at white water rafting, horse riding or hiking.


Rafiki Safari Lodge is a sustainable adventure lodge set in 840 acres of tropical forest within the Savegre River Nature Reserve and offers safari tent style treehouses sleeping up to 4 guests. 

The 10 Safari tents set on raised hardwood platforms, look out over the Savegre Valley. They have a double bed (plus  2 singles in the larger tents) and come complete with a modern bathroom with solar power heated water and hydroelectricity! From your private porch you can relax on your rocking chairs and take in the beautiful views all around you. 

Whilst here you can enjoy white water rafting, horseback riding and hiking trips based in the surrounding area whilst facilities on site include a tropical garden, stunning river views, 2 swimming pools, wellbeing area with hot tub, common terrace with great views and the Lekker Braai and Grill restaurant.

No pets. Children welcome. Single nights available. 

Please click Check Availability for dates and prices. 


Room Types

Family Rooms



 Wheelchair friendly accom







 Clothes rack

Paid Extras





 Seating area

Nearby (within 5 miles)



 Lake / River


 Board games

 WiFi - Limited access to WiFi


 Book a beauty treatment

 Book a hot tub session

On Arrival

 Included - Linen

 Included - Towels

Safety & Security

 Fire extinguisher

 Lockbox / Safe

Shared Facilities

 Communal Hot Tub

 Communal swimming pool

 On-site bar

 On-site restaurant

 On-site shop


 Free parking


Are children welcome on site?

Yes all children are welcome.

Are dogs welcome on site?

No sorry but dogs are not permitted.

Is there a restaurant?

Yes your room rate includes breakfast and dinner.

What types of room do you have?

We have double and quadruple rooms available.

What can I do to relax?

You can enjoy the hot tub or book a beauty treatment, including a massage or light therapy.

Are there any sports activities available?

Yes. Try cycling, hiking, horse riding, a walking tour or water sports.

Nearest Airport/s

San José


  • Single night stays  
  • Family Friendly  
  • Best Views  
  • By Water  
  • Eco friendly  
  • Glamping  
  • Rural Retreat  
  • Treehouse Holidays