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Buena Vista Lodge

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Costa Rica
Reviewed 13 September 2015

Great place to stay with the family. The one day tour they have there is worth it. Canopy, awsome waterslide, buffet lunch, horseback riding, hot springs & back to the lodge by tracker Awsome! We stayed 2 nights. The cabins very nice and clean as well as the rest rooms.Very nice pool and the ground well kept. Great views. Would...

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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 28 August 2015

We thought of Buena Vista Lodge being a place charging you for everything you would like tot do. But in contrast the food is much cheaper than in other places in Costa Rica and many sights (hanging bridge, waterfalls, hot springs) are for free if you walk there. Also the acommodation is really fantastic. A huge bungalow, clean and with...

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San Jose, Costa Rica
Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

I just stayed on this hotel with my family and it was pretty good overall. We stayed on small cabins near to the bar area they were nice and comfy, at night there wasn't a single sound or light which made it extremely relaxing for sleeping however one of our cabins seemed to be having issues with sewer and there...

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Eagan, Minnesota
Reviewed 10 August 2015

We stayed at Buena Vista Lodge near Rincon de la Vieja in August of 2015 and loved it. It is a large ranch-type area with many separate buildings and activities situated on a big hill looking west down to the Pacific ocean. It was beautiful and offered a multitude of activities. We went horseback riding to their hot springs spa...

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Papendrecht, The Netherlands
Reviewed 8 August 2015

This is a grea lodge on the mountain. We loved the food, tour guide Ian (Thanks Ian!!!), the spa, the jungle slide (amazing!), pool and the sunsets. We stayed 3 nights and we recommend everybody to do the same.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 23 July 2015

Good, spacious room with comfortable beds. Good, the location of the park near the nature park. Good, the view from the sunset terrace. There are however lots of improvements possible to make someones stay to a pleasant one. At our stay there were extensive excavations in progress. Starting at 6:15, just across or house kept us in the noise until...

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1Thank Zilvervloot-1
Woodridge, Illinois
Reviewed 23 July 2015

I visited with my group of 18 customer (Natural History Trip), and from the very beginning we were treated with loyalty, with a great and unique service. The rooms are great and quiet, the surround of the lodge are wonderful. All the activities that the lodge offer to the customers, are great, from hanging bridges, tree seeping, hot springs, waterfalls...

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Savannah, GA
Reviewed 21 July 2015

I can't say enough about the views, especially at sunset while at the bar perched in the mountains. The rooms were spacious and up to date. No a/c, but I believe I got wi fi in my room. The meals were buffet style and quite good. Best thing was riding a horse up and down a mountainside to get to...

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2Thank Candice K
Reviewed 6 July 2015

Very nice views and areas. The hotel definitely has a very "Summer Camp" feel. Everything is very structured and not very rugged. Recommended if you want to do controlled "adventure-type" activities. The rooms are clean and basic.

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Danville, Illinois
Reviewed 30 June 2015

The lodge is situated in the foothills of Rincon de la Vieja Volcano where there a a lot of local trails into the tropical dry forest. The forest canopy tour (zip-line) was a first for us. After walking about 20 minutes, we had a safety talk then strapped into our harnesses to start whizzing from tree to tree. The last...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Internet
  • Breakfast included
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  • Spa
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Buena Vista is a cattle raising Hacienda that changed part of its activity to dedicate itself to ecologic tourism in a rustic environment conserving the idiosyncrasy and culture of the zone. It is located 31 km. from Liberia and it borders with the Rincon de la Vieja National Park. It has an area of approximately 2,000 acres, 1,400 of which are intended to regenerate the forest and where adventure activities take place, always protecting the environment. The remaining 600 acres are dedicated to cattle rising and the ranch produces the majority of the products that the Lodge consumes. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Buena Vista Lodge

Address: | De Liberia 12 km hasta la entrada a Cañas Dulces, 5 km hasta el pueblo y 18 km hasta el Albergue, Rincon de La Vieja, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Rincon de La Vieja
Price Range: $72 - $134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Buena Vista Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 76
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“Note that the rooms are not air conditioned but the fans work wonders.”
shreddasnow, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“make sure you get a room in one of the newer buildings”
vllywngs, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Stay in Liberia.”
SoulPursuits, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“any room is good, is just depend how much you want to pay, but this place is lovely!!!”
marlonc742, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We had a pond view cabin, nice and clean, no luxuries, basic and practical.”
louiset149, 8 Feb 2016 | Read review
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