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Blue River Resort & Hot Springs

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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 11 February 2015

Blue River started off our 6 day stay in Costa Rica. We were at Blue River for 3 days. Unfortunately we drove 6 hrs from San Jose, in the dark, in a shuttle, so I think the dirt road experience was worse the first time...More

4  Thank Cassandra P
Response from Blue River R, Owner at Blue River Resort & Hot SpringsResponded 27 February 2015

Hola! Thanks for taking the time to review us plus all your generous complements and observations. With so many observations, this gives me an opportunity to clarify some points. 1. The gravel road was smoothed over two weeks ago by the government and is in...More

Reviewed 11 February 2015

ARRIVAL We spent 2 nights at this resort with friends. Upon check-in the front desk made a point of ensuring both our rooms were beside each other. After check-in and getting to our rooms, our first priority was to try the natural sauna, mud bath,...More

Thank Robin M
Reviewed 9 February 2015

For our first trip to Costa Rica, we were fortunate enough to stay at Blue River Resort & Hot Springs. Staying in the mountains and surrounded by forest and volcanic range was so much better than any beach-area hotel could have been. The amenities at...More

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

Hola – Thank you so much! If I may, Id like to take this opportunity to boast. Indeed, we are convenient to Liberia and the Guanacaste beaches, yet removed from beaten track. It’s our most important competitive advantage. Only BRR is on this side of...More

Reviewed 9 February 2015

We drove in to the Blue River Resort late in the day and trying to navigate the unpaved roads proved to be beyond challenging. Once we arrived, it had all been worth it. The relaxed atmosphere and friendly service was great. We only stayed two...More

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

Hola – most grateful for your kind review! Many visitors came in January and since then the gravel road has been repaired and in excellent condition (for a gravel road). Thank you for taking the time to review our paradise on earth. We are very...More

Reviewed 9 February 2015

I stayed at Blue River in July last year (4 nights) and really enjoyed my time there. It was a bit of a drive from the airport but I took advantage of their shuttle service and enjoyed the scenery along the way. The staff was...More

1  Thank Francesca H
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Kayace17
27 February 2018|
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Response from Blue River R | Property representative |
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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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