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Rio Celeste Hideaway Hotel

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Reviewed 29 March 2015

Rio Celeste....Well after an amazing hike nearby at the Tenorio National Park we arrived at the Hideaway Hotel. Upon arrival everything looked great, the staff were very friendly and welcoming. And then we get introduced to our room. First of all, so glad we only paid the discounted room rate which was 35% less because within a matter of minutes...

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Gabriela M, General Manager at Rio Celeste Hideaway Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to give us feedback on your stay. We take guest comments very seriously, and view each comment as an opportunity to improve our service. First of all, we wish to apologize for the inconveniences you experienced at Rio Celeste Hideaway. While we do regular maintenance on all the casitas, we are having...

Cary, North Carolina
Reviewed 28 March 2015

Getting here is rough, but it's worth it. We drove from Monteverde and the road was very bumpy. The lodge is open air and surrounded by tons of gorgeous tropical plants. The bungalow was spacious, with tall ceilings, a gorgeous canopy bed, porch in the jungle, and outdoor shower. Unfortunately it rained the whole time we were there, so our...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 27 March 2015 via mobile

We were lucky to find this boutique, eclectic, hideaway hotel through TripAdvisor for one night and liked it so much, we stayed another! The staff was amazing and the food was really good. Most everyone on staff referred to us by first name and made sure to accommodate us in every way. We drove to the national park (Tenorio) even...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 18 March 2015

The Blue River we had to see. Rio Celeste looked like it was close and really really nice. We were greeted by Felix with cold hand towels to refresh and then checked in with smiles. Felix whisked us off to our room in the golf cart as the hotel is on a large parcel of stunning gardens. The rooms are...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 March 2015

Getting here is not straight-forward, we drove from Arenal through Monterrey and the last 30 kilometres of the road was not great. You definitely need a 4X4. However, don't let this put you off, the Rio Celeste Hideaway Hotel is simply MAGICAL. Situated in the middle of the rainforest, you begin to realise quickly where the "rain" in the word...

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Reviewed 12 March 2015 via mobile

A very nice hotel with warm atmosphere but without heating which in the heavy rain is not the best. The forest arround is very nice. The road to the hotel is for a hard man ☺. The living in the area means be prepare for a rain anytime 😕

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Beaumont
Reviewed 3 March 2015

Beautiful Resort. Beautiful grounds and Koi pond next to lobby. Beautiful spacious rooms - loved the outdoor shower and the covered patio. Food was fabulous and reasonably priced. Enjoyed the resident coatimundi (Pancheeto) that comes to share your breakfast (excluding pinnapple). The hiking trail down to the river is very scenic and the river is beautiful - that milky blue...

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 23 February 2015

I have stayed at many hotels in Costa Rica on about 10 different trips- this one is beautiful and an amazing escape from the 'norm'. The 'rooms' are individual bungalows that are huge and beautiful- as others have mentioned. We found the food to be delicious and better than 'standard CR fare', but not inexpensive. The staff are lovely and...

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Lincoln, Nebraska
Reviewed 22 February 2015

Our family of four was in Guancaste for a week and choose to spend one night here on our way back to San Jose. I wish we would have stayed an extra day or two. The last part of the drive to get to Rio Celeste Hideway, maybe 6 km or so was for four wheel drive vehicles only, wow...

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Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 February 2015

We only stayed two nights here and would have happily stayed longer. Arriving after the worst road we had experienced so far in Costa Rica it was mind blowing to pull up to this superb establishment. Superb suite with a balcony right in the forest, a walkway down to the Rio Celeste and fabulous grounds. Food and drink unimpeachable with...

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  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rio Celeste Hideaway is a boutique, gourmet and ecologically orientated hotel. It provides a world of comfort and style surrounded by an untouched natural paradise. This hidden hotel is located in the middle of the Rainforest adjacent to the Tenorio Volcano National Park where the amazing Rio Celeste lies. Surrounded by lush tropical rainforest, each one of its 26 spacious casitas (bungalows) provides an exclusive retreat in which guests can relax amidst the breathtaking rainforest. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rio Celeste Hideaway Hotel

Address: La Paz de Rio Celeste | 1 kilometer southeast of the Tenorio Volcano National Park., Tenorio Volcano National Park 21304, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Tenorio Volcano National Park
Price Range: $177 - $504 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Rio Celeste Hideaway Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 26
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“We did not stay in a room”
Tarana2013, 13 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All rooms the same sited around the Pool”
alanh88, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Casita 7 had a excellent privacy (better than others) and was a King”
  • Private deck in casita #7
  • Private deck in casita #7
RiverRover, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Maybe away from the pool area unless you want to hear music all day.”
SSstpmsp, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms away from the pool, restaurant & bar are quieter, and worth the longer walk. is .”
pauly940, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
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