This lodge is composed of nine very luxurious tents on wooden platforms located and surrounded by tropical forest; they also have terraces and reclining chairs for your enjoyment. The design of the tent was brought directly from South Africa and it will let you have a close experience with the natural environment that surrounds these tents, the sounds of the river and nature come to your tent but insects remain outside
- How to get there? By car once you arrive to Dominical and after approximately thirty minutes, you will pass the village of Ojochal. Three kilometres south of Ojochal (km 179) you’ll see two yellow bus stops on both sides of the road. Before the bridge you turn left and you follow the signs to the Rio Tico Safari Lodge. This unpaved road is accessible by a two-wheel-drive-car throughout the year. After ten minutes you will arrive at the Rio Tico Safari Lodge in Vergel de Punta Mala.
- Description of the tents: All tents are very comfortable and have private bathrooms with hot water, some with king beds and others with 2 queen beds for families. But besides the tents also the lodge has hotel rooms for those who do not want a tent.
- Facilities: Breakfast is served each morning in the restaurant and if you wish you can have lunch or dinner in a restaurant near the lodge called Tilapias El Pavón, where you can catch your own dinner! They also offer different tours in the area.