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Blue River Resort & Hot Springs

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  • Excellent58%
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  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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What's included
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Fitness centre
Multilingual Staff
Spa
Wheelchair Access
3 Star Hotel
Blue River Resort and Hot Springs is an authentic Costa Rica experience in the rainforests of Rincon de la Vieja. Our jewel is the spectacular natural mineral "green" hot spring pools – but that’s just the beginning. There is a large fresh water pool & bullet slide, the spa, botanical...
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| 600 m West of la Puente and Rio Azul, Rincon de La Vieja 21306, Costa Rica
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13.1 km to Tamarindo Airport
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved our trip to Blue River. Very scarce wifi would be the only thing a few in our party missed. The beds weren't bad but not the best. The pools feel great, we also enjoyed the mud and walks on the grounds. Food is very...More

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Response from Blue River R, Owner at Blue River Resort & Hot SpringsResponded 6 days ago

Thanks very much for visiting our paradise. We all take great pride in showcasing the awe-inspiring nature and our special amenities. Hopefully, you can return soon. Yours truly, Kevin

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Reviewed 2 January 2018

We decided to spent part of our vacation in the rain forest, and choose Blue River Resort. What an amazing experience. Every where we turned, our comment was, "I wasn't expecting that". We took the horse back trip to the water falls. This is truly,...More

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Response from Blue River R, Owner at Blue River Resort & Hot SpringsResponded 5 January 2018

Hola to Tracie and Rob in Canada! We love to hear from happy guests because all of us - staff, managers and the owners, take great pride in serving and show-casing our paradise on earth. Thank you. Indeed we agree, Blue River Resort & Hot...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We drove from San Ramon for a quick one night get-away to the Rincon de la Vieja area. The drive from San Ramon was about 3.5 hours, so if you are coming from SJO add another hour to the drive, it is about 1 hour...More

Thank Kevin P
Response from Info B, Director de Recepción at Blue River Resort & Hot SpringsResponded 1 week ago

Mr. Kevin thank you and i hope you was enjoy enough for the resort and then we hope see you soon again. We will try to get better for you stay and thank you so much for your observations we're ubicated in a Rain Tropical...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my kids had an exalent time! Every thing there is butiful😍😍 I would recommend it his place. My kids can’t stop talking about this reasort All of the tours are buetiful and really fun. I would say once in a lifetime

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Response from Blue River R, Owner at Blue River Resort & Hot SpringsResponded 1 week ago

Hola from the staff and management at Blue River Resort & Hot Springs. All of us read the reviews and take them to heart. So, with heartfelt appreciation, we thank you and hope to see you return soon. Yours truly, Kevin

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place had some charm to it, but was in the middle of nowhere and kind of plain (talking about the rooms). Does have very nice bathrooms and staff, and of course, beautiful, lush scenery as does all of Costa Rica.More

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Response from Blue River R, Owner at Blue River Resort & Hot SpringsResponded 2 weeks ago

Hola from the staff and management. So sorry you feel that way. With respect, permit me the opportunity to provide some of the many advantages of choosing Blue River Resort & Hot Springs. From Liberia and the beaches of Guanacaste, only the north side of...More

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Blue River Resort and Hot Springs is an authentic Costa Rica experience in the rainforests of Rincon de la Vieja. Our jewel is the spectacular natural mineral "green" hot spring pools – but that’s just the ...More beginning. There is a large fresh water pool & bullet slide, the spa, botanical gardens, butterfly farm, iguana and frog pond and much more. Set out on several authentic eco Costa Rica adventure tours, all nearby. Eco-tours include visits to gorgeous blue volcanic rivers and waterfalls by horseback, nature walks, volcano hike, zip-lining across waterfalls and much more. The breadth of eco-nature tours will amaze you. Blue River Resort & Hot Springs offers luxury accommodation in new, spacious 720 square foot cabanas. Book your dream Costa Rica vacation! Less
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Pool
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Spa
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
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Kayace17
27 February 2018|
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Response from Blue River R | Property representative |
Hi - can I get your name please?
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17 October 2017|
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Response from Doris F | Reviewed this property |
I would call or email the resort to be sure. However, they are well equipped to handle the terrain. Most use 4 wheeled vehicles. If you rent a vehicle, be sure and reserve a 4-wheeled one. The terrain after about 5-7... More
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Harry R
24 May 2017|
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Response from Nancy C | Reviewed this property |
I am also a smoker. There was no smoking in the lodge or cabin, which is normal. We had a small porch. I would go on it and smoke either on the porch or in the road. I kept a pop can or bottle with water in it to put my... More
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