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    Rio Chirripo Lodge & Retreat

    Meters North Of the Cemetary 50, San Gerardo, Chirripo National Park 11904, Costa Rica
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    Reviewed 14 April 2016

    We stayed at this gem of property mid-December while traveling through Costa Rica. We were told about this place through friends and from the moment we arrived and were greeted by Frank we knew we had made the right choice. We stayed in cottage down...More

    Thank poekelou
    Response from RiochirripoLodge, Manager at Rio Chirripo Lodge & RetreatResponded 15 April 2016

    Dear Scott and Mary Lou, Thank you for your kind words. Hiking Chirripo is a really incredible experience, I would definitely recommend it to people. I'm glad you got to experience that The hot tub is definitely a good thing after the hike. We can't...More

    Reviewed 14 April 2016

    Highly recommend this place. Beth and I stayed for 3 nights and it was wonderful. Frank and Ori were great people. The food could not be better. Homemade with love and great variety of meals, fresh, healthy. Some of the food is grown on site....More

    Thank joebagby1
    Response from RiochirripoLodge, Manager at Rio Chirripo Lodge & RetreatResponded 15 April 2016

    Dear joebagby1, Thank you also for writing this nice review. Yes the mountains are a great escape from the hot beaches, thank you for taking the time to come stay with us and I am glad Beth enjoyed her massage. I am glad you checked...More

    Reviewed 11 April 2016

    I had the pleasure of two stays to Rio Chirripo Retreat and thoroughly enjoyed each experience. Upon entering the retreat grounds, there is a sense of peace and calmness that pervades.There are beautiful tropical gardens and walking trails throughout leading down to the pool and...More

    Thank julieirving6
    Response from RiochirripoLodge, Manager at Rio Chirripo Lodge & RetreatResponded 15 April 2016

    Dear Julie, You are such a jewel!!! It was such a pleasure to have met you. Thank you for your sweet review. I really look forward to seeing you again in the future. Frank and Ori

    Reviewed 9 April 2016

    This review is long overdue (sorry Oriana). Maybe it's due to the long winter malaise (yes, it is still snowing in April), but memories of Rio Chirripo press lovingly into my mind. My wife and I stayed 5 nights in the River Cabin for our...More

    Thank TikkunOlam77
    Response from RiochirripoLodge, Owner at Rio Chirripo Lodge & RetreatResponded 15 April 2016

    Dear TikkunOlam77, What a beautiful special review!!! I'm glad you still remembered us after all this time. Your description of this place is heart and mind felt. We are truly flattered. We will try to always stay awake and open to all the amazing people...More

    Reviewed 31 March 2016

    I went to a yoga retreat at Rio Chirripo and didn't want to leave. The setting is breathtaking and Frank, Orianna and their family are all so incredibly kind and welcoming. Also, the food is all organic and super delicious!!! Would highly recommend it for...More

    Thank jennruff
    Response from RiochirripoLodge, General Manager at Rio Chirripo Lodge & RetreatResponded 3 April 2016

    Dear Jenruff, Thank you so much for your nice comment. The yoga group was great. Thank you for attending. Best of luck for you. Pura Vida,

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    Joanne T
    25 April 2017|
    Response from RiochirripoLodge | Property representative |
    Dear Joanne, The room rate only includes breakfast. So, tours for hiking & yoga classes involve separate charges. In regards to yoga classes we offer regular & private ones. Regular yoga classes are available on Mondays... More
    Karen C
    31 October 2014|
    Response from RiochirripoLodge | Property representative |
    Hello Karen, please check our website for rates. Trip advisor won't let me add our website, it's the name of the lodge. Links, contact information, and advertising are not permitted. If you have any questions or would like... More
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