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Blue River Resort & Hot Springs

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Reviewed 26 February 2015

It's a genuinely great location and the staff are simply outstanding. But, it's all a bit tired. It needs a complete re-haul. The pools are a bit worn out and mouldy. The painted concrete "rocks" everywhere are a bit 1970s, the butterfly area looks like...More

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Response from Blue River R, Owner at Blue River Resort & Hot SpringsResponded 27 February 2015

Hola from Costa Rica! We appreciate that you took the time to review us. We take great pride in our facilities and the natural surroundings. All reviews are shared with the staff and used to improve ourselves. Its not easy to be so harshly knocked...More

Reviewed 25 February 2015

Family of 6 ranging from age 12 to 77. A great time was had by all. Agree with other reviews about the great service and accommodations. They were more than happy to let us check in quite early since the rooms were available. We were...More

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Reviewed 21 February 2015

I really enjoyed my stay here, although the weather was not excellent. Our bungalow was very spacious, with a huge bedroom and a separate are with bathroom, shower, toilet and a storage room. We had a terrace with hammock. The room is sparcely furnished, meaning...More

1  Thank Enjoytraveltheworld
Response from Blue River R, Owner at Blue River Resort & Hot SpringsResponded 27 February 2015

Hola! Thank you for you kind comments. Hopefully you reported the rain in the cabana, it was promptly fixed and everything was set right. This time of year the weather is the most predictable with a rain shower at night and another short one in...More

Reviewed 20 February 2015

Recently I went for a day tour to the Blue River Resort and Hot Springs. It was a perfect day and I want to recommend this tour for other travellers going to Costa Rica. Top words that come to mind when describing this resort are...More

1  Thank WendyBruin
Response from Blue River R, Owner at Blue River Resort & Hot SpringsResponded 27 February 2015

Hola! We believe we are a paradise on earth and agree that this experience all about both relaxation and adventure. Please come back and stay. There are many more adventure tours to enjoy which can be followed by a soak in the mineral hot springs,...More

Reviewed 19 February 2015

Our two families had a great several days at Blue River. Nothing fancy here but very clean and friendly. Lush gardens. Road to resort is definitely not an interstate. Adults and kids in our party loved the zip lines. We are a hearty group but...More

2  Thank Chris M
Response from Blue River R, Owner at Blue River Resort & Hot SpringsResponded 27 February 2015

Hola! Thanks four your kind comments and observations. We are fortunate that our tubing adventure tour is rated #1 in Central America by a few travel bloggers. We have great guides who are relied upon to predict the current as it is definitely not a...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Spa
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Laundry Service
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Air Conditioning
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Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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USD 99 - USD 150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Price range
USD 99 - USD 150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Kayace17
27 February 2018|
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Response from Blue River R | Property representative |
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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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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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"Stock up on food.only option is one restaurant on grounds."
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"Ask whether the room has water; then, if it has hot water."
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"You might ask for a cabin closer to dining if you are elderly."
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"I think all rooms are equal, all have beautiful landscaping."
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