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Relaxing and serene

We were a party of four and were lucky to be able to enjoy the Springs all by ourselves. We jumped... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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Amazing location and accomodations and incredible staff

Loved Rio Perdido. The staff are all fantastic, super helpful and welcoming. Stephanie at reception... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were a party of four and were lucky to be able to enjoy the Springs all by ourselves. We jumped in all of the four swimming areas. The higher you go the hotter the river gets. It is truly a special place.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Danella23
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved Rio Perdido. The staff are all fantastic, super helpful and welcoming. Stephanie at reception even offered to watch our son so that we could go tubing. The location is magical and the facilities are top notch. Can’t wait to go back!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I made our third trip to Costa Rica in three years, and while we've traveled to different places every time during our annual visits (Tamarindo, Playa Coco, Arenal, La Fortuna, etc.), we always spend a few days at Rio Perdido. And yet,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 22 August 2018

We went down there with two families and it was amazing. The hot springs and the zip lining through the canyon were the highlights for us. The staff is great. I want to go back again for tubing and biking.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank AAFamily2018
Reviewed 20 August 2018

staff truly makes this resort.... beautiful grounds and surroundings and no need to go elsewhere.. just stay and relax here.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank d k
Reviewed 17 August 2018

This resort does every-single-thing right! We went expecting a nice experience but were continually in awe at the level of customer service, the quality of the food, the beauty of the well laid out bungalows, lodge and pools. I could go on and on, but...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jennifer g
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

We have now stayed at the radisson park inn san paolo; Tortuguero evergreen lodge; and Arenal springs in la fortuna. Rio Perdido beats them all... We are Mum and dad and three boys 8,6 and 5 and we have had a great stay. You can’t...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank EJF2017
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Spent the day lounging in the pools with natural hot water. Then had a great lunch in the beautiful open air dinning area. The entire restaurant is Teak!More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank fincalosarboles
Gabriel S, Founder at Rio Perdido, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

Hey there! Thanks for having taken the time to write and post your review. Many people see RP as an outdoor adventure destination, but this is also a place where visitors can enjoy truly deep relaxation; the kind that allows you to disconnect from the...More

Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

One of the best places I ever visited in the world it has the most relaxing and also the most exercise I have done in a long time. The hot springs do not even compared to Arneal. The river rafting and the zip lining was...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Lili G
Reviewed 14 March 2018

We stopped at Rio Perdido to do some mountain bike riding on the trails. The resort is very unique. The rooms are not connected to the main building of the resort, but are cabins of the main road and in the trees, connected by trails...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Mark R
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9 August 2018|
Response from Steve M | Reviewed this property |
No, you don't have to stay at Rio Perdido to enjoy the activities and amenities. The number of people allowed per day is limited though and you need to make reservations ahead of time.
20 June 2018|
Response from Gabriel S | Property representative |
Hello Anthony, thank you for writing us. Your stay would include access to our 600-acre reserve, 20 miles of hiking and biking trails, swimming in dozens of natural hot river pools along a mile-long segment... panoramic... More
22 January 2017|
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Response from Gabriel S | Property representative |
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