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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
    011 506 2206 5000
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    USD 134*
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    “mud bath” (109 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 12 June 2017

    Please see my first review entitled AWESOME TIME WITH GRANDMA & 10 YRD OLD GRANDDAUGHTER. We went this year (2017) a little later than last year. We did hit a little more rain as the rainy season was just beginning. We still did to lots...More

    Thank Doris F
    Response from Blue River R, Owner at Blue River Resort & Hot SpringsResponded 15 June 2017

    Hola! The staff remember your visit. All of us thank you for your kind review. I also judge the change in maturity of my kids each visit. The many activities and the freedom - they love coming and are always sad to leave. We look...More

    Reviewed 3 June 2017

    Takes an HOUR to drive the short gravel road from the highway to the "resort". The worst road I've ever been on. I won't go into detail about how disgusting the pools are, but they're disgusting. Water slide, mud bath, saunas are a joke. Any...More

    5  Thank gtamcd
    Reviewed 31 May 2017

    We rented two cabins for one night over Memorial Day weekend. We live in Costa Rica but had not tried Blue River yet. What was great - Beautiful grounds, pool with water slide, amazing butterfly garden, fun horseback riding to waterfalls with nice guides, spacious...More

    3  Thank Jon Z
    Response from Blue River R, Owner at Blue River Resort & Hot SpringsResponded 3 June 2017

    Hola! We appreciate taking the time to review us and are looking very closely at all the comments. All reviews are shared and discussed with the staff, who take great pride in their work. Staff, at the front desk, restaurant, Eco-adventure tours all speak English,...More

    Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

    We spent an amazing four days at Blue River Resort. The pools and hot springs were beautiful and I spent A LOT of time on the front porch hammock. All of the staff were kind and helpful. The tour guides made our trip so fun...More

    1  Thank amanda m
    Response from Blue River R, Owner at Blue River Resort & Hot SpringsResponded 31 May 2017

    Hola from the staff and owners at Blue River Resort & Hot Springs. All of us are thrilled that such a great time was had by all. As everyone knows it’s the ultimate in relaxation and adventure. Relax in 3 natural hot springs pools, 2...More

    Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

    Travelled here with my young children. They loved the pools, grounds, mini horses and the water slide. The rooms are comfortable and clean. The property itself is beautiful. The food is terrible! The included breakfast is so poorly done; sandwich bread, lard instead of butter,...More

    1  Thank Natasha A
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Spa
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Spa
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 101 - USD 200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Rincon de La Vieja
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    canadianCRlover
    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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    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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    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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    "are cabins not rooms"
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    "It's designed in a way that every room is close to the main area of food/pools/spa and has super close..."
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    "All rooms are cabanas or cabins - we stayed in one that included 2 queen beds."
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    "We were in Cabana 114 again because it is close to everything. REMEMBER: You can drink the water at the..."
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