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The Buttercup Center

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A wonderful experience

Took the regular tour which was interesting but was so happy we included the special behind the... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2018
Atlanta, Georgia
A must-see!

This was a stop on our tour with Syltravel. The sloths were fun to see, and the guides were... read more

Reviewed 20 December 2016
Atlanta, Georgia
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10 Apr 2018
“A wonderful experience”
20 Dec 2016
“A must-see!”
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The Buttercup Center Hwy 36, Puerto Limon 70101, Costa Rica
+506 2750 0775
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

Took the regular tour which was interesting but was so happy we included the special behind the screen addition This included the medical area and the nursery and a very large enclosures with 2 very handsome sloths who would be released back in the forest...More

1  Thank socrates1937
Reviewed 20 December 2016

This was a stop on our tour with Syltravel. The sloths were fun to see, and the guides were informative and entertaining at the same time. They also have a canal on the property and a canoe tour was included.

1  Thank CineGraphic
Reviewed 4 December 2016

What a joy to see these wonderful creatures and learn about them. The staff was very knowledgeable. The only downside is no handicap ramp to see Buttercup and the souvenier store. Only stairs so a disappointment.

1  Thank Sheree W
Reviewed 7 May 2016

We had the most amazing stay at the Sloth Sanctuary. My dream was to meet Buttercup, and she was a most gracious host.. The family owners, staff, and the sloths were all so friendly, helpful and welcoming. Our accommodation was very comfortable!! Staying at the...More

1  Thank LibbyAnderson66
Reviewed 24 February 2016

We took the Insider's Tour which gave us breakfast with Buttercup, a canoe ride where we saw sloths in the wild, and a visit to the Slothpital. In addition, we got to visit with the older sloths that are permanent residents, see the medical facility...More

4  Thank Travelbug13Canada
Reviewed 15 January 2016

While I respect what they are doing and consider the entrance fee basically a donation, which did not overly upset me, I certainly did not feel I got value for my dollar. We seen a few sloths and were given a lot of interesting information...More

1  Thank Patty H
Reviewed 26 January 2015

This is an interesting facility with some great space for animals as well as an interesting and educational walk and canoe ride for visitors. The sloths are adorable and fascinating.

6  Thank Jackie B
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