Tortuguero Services & Facilities
Restaurants, souvenir shops, art galleries and small grocery stores line the streets of Tortuguero village. While you'll be able to pick-up extra batteries, sunscreen, snacks, water and souvenirs, Tortuguero village is a relatively inaccessible area with limited services and facilities.
Tortuguero doesn't have any ATMs so make sure to bring enough cash for your stay.
Cell phone coverage is limited to Tortuguero village, although you will find coverage at some ecolodges. There aren't any payphones in Tortuguero.
Most hotels, hostels and ecolodges offer Wi-Fi or computers that connect to the internet.
Tortuguero doesn't have any banks or ATMs so make sure to bring enough cash for the duration of your stay. Many of Tortuguero's stores and gift shops accept credit and debit cards.
There are no gas stations in Tortuguero as it is only accessible by boat or plane.
Tortuguero has a clinic with limited supplies. The nearest hospital is in Limon.
There's no post office in Tortuguero, but many of the area's hotels can send letters and postcards for guests.