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    Blue River Resort & Hot Springs

    | 600 m West of la Puente and Rio Azul, Rincon de La Vieja 21306, Costa Rica
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    May 14
    May 15
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview

    • Excellent56%
    • Very good27%
    • Average10%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible1%
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    Breakfast included
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Rating this place is hard, since it’s so inconsistent. Some parts are 1-2 stars (ex. customer service, maintenance, infrastructure) and other parts are 4-5-stars (ex: the spa, the garden, the *appearance* of the room. This place has potential, but currently lacks good management. This resort...More

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    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    I found Blue River Resort becouse I was looking for a place with thermal hot water near to Liberia airport. In the web page look awesome with free wifi in some hotel areas but wifi is really bad and you can get only at the...More

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    Response from Blue River R, Owner at Blue River Resort & Hot Springs

    Hola – Everyone is entitled to their opinion and it saddens us to receive such a review. I really wish that guests would bring concerns to our attention because we’ll do our best to rectify concern and its too late after you depart. Please permit...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Blue River Resort was a wonderful discovery. We loved the relaxed atmosphere, comfortable cabins, beautiful grounds, friendly people and exciting adventures!! The hot spring fed pools and mud baths were wonderful. I had one of the best massages I've ever had in their spa. Cabins...More

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    Response from Blue River R, Owner at Blue River Resort & Hot Springs

    Hola from Blue River Resort & Hot Springs! We are thrilled to know you enjoyed our paradise on earth… Both staff and owners follow reviews and get an extra desire to work from your warm words.. Thank you for taking the time to write this...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I heard about this eco-resort from a friend who had stumbled into it during a recent trip to Costa Rica. I was intrigued by the thought of having an unnaturally blue river, rainforest and volcanic hot springs located within steps of our door. We arrived...More

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    Response from Blue River R, Owner at Blue River Resort & Hot Springs

    Hola from the staff and owners of Blue River Resort & Hot Springs. Orli remembers you and says hi. Thank you for your kind works and we all hope your tailbone is fully healed. A couple comments, if I may. Indeed, we must acknowledge that...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Blue River was the first stop on our 10 day trip to Costa Rica in February, 2017 (my boyfriend and I). We got a Groupon that included a 3 or 4 night stay, breakfast and the choice of 2 "adventures" per person. It seemed like...More

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    Response from Blue River R, Owner at Blue River Resort & Hot Springs

    Hola from the owners and employees at Blue River Resort & Hot Springs. We thank you for detailed description and complements, but the mark is very harsh and there are a few comments that require clarification. When driving here, the final 20km to get here...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Spa
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Spa
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 116 - USD 177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
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    Dining (43)
    Nearby
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    ffransantana
    How far is your hotel from Liberia airport? And do you offer shuttle bus
    9 March 2017|
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    Response from Blue River R | Property representative |
    Hola! - yes 90 minutes and the cost is $120 with a limit for the number of people. Just contact reservations to arrange via e-mail.
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    Rachel E
    Hello. I am coming to stay with my family in early April. I see from my map you are a long way from the main park entrances . We are keen to explore the park and visit waterfalls and hot springs etc. Please can you advise which of your trips are best for this and workouts work well for my boys aged 9 and 6 Thank you
    8 March 2017|
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    Response from Blue River R | Property representative |
    Hola! Yes, our location is on the north side of Rincon de la Vieja and the official entrance is on the south side of the volcano. So, if a self-guided walk into the park to visit the mudpots etc is your priority, then it... More
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    ebrn1975
    I would like to take a day trip to Nicaragua while staying here. Is there a tour available from this resort?
    28 February 2017|
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    Response from Blue River R | Property representative |
    No, we don't offer such a tour. Though its a great idea there are some logistical complications. Also for those who rent a car in Costa Rica, the car cannot be taken into Nicaragua. We can, however, provide transportation... More
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    "The rooms farthest from reception are also farthest from horses and donkeys that occasionally make noise."
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    "Prepare for cool, damp mornings because of humidity and dew unless you use the A/C"
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    "All good - cabins are huge!"
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    "Queen beds are better Bring your own snacks cause there none and meals are only available during specific..."
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