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Villa Blanca Cloud Forest Hotel and Nature Reserve

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We traveled to Costa Rica for the first time and first spent a few days at Villa Blanca, which is beautiful with its diversity of lush greenery and animals, often hidden by the cool and majestic cloud cover. This was quite a contrast from our...More

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Reviewed 16 September 2017

Fantastic location, superb client service, and delicious food. We had a wonderful time at Blanca. Hiking trials are in perfect condition, the villas are very comfortable, and all the hotel staff is very friendly.More

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Response from villablanca2011, Gerente at Villa Blanca Cloud Forest Hotel and Nature ReserveResponded 24 September 2017

Dear Esteban C, We thank you for sharing the wonderful experience you had with all of us. Hope we have the opportunity to host you again in our other Costa Rican locations in Manuel Antonio, at Si Como No Resort, the Santa Juana Mountain Lodge...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

We stayed at Villa Blanca Hotel over New Year. We had a wonderful time. Both kids (10 and 7) enjoyed the night time tour and got to see many different rainforest animals. Rooms are very comfortable and the fireplace was a hit. Will definitely recommend...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Helpful and accommodating staff. Spacious cabins. Great breakfast. Great for kids - son enjoyed the movie room, the night walk, and milking the cow. Great location right on the cloud forest; however, the road to get to the hotel is a bit rough.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow the hotel Villa Blanca was nothing like I have ever experienced in my life. It is so tucked away and we found it by chance because we were going to spend the night heading back to Heredia from La Fortuna and needed a half...More

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Adveturegal
9 October 2017|
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Response from RoverWise | Reviewed this property |
Several tours, including a night tour. I agree with the above responder that you should be on the top tier of cabanas - I believe 1-3 would work, not as hilly. Meals are reasonably priced
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Hyacinth K
14 February 2017|
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Response from Michael3942 | Reviewed this property |
I take it the Arenal tour was arranged by Villa Blanca. In that case I'd start a new hotel review, specifically addressing the merits (or not) of the tour guides.
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TravelGlamLife
31 August 2015|
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Response from villablanca2011 | Property representative |
Dear Kami2Hot, Nature walks are $26 USD per person. Those are inside of the cloud forest where you are going with a naturalist guide who will explain you in detail about flora and fauna. Please contact concierge for... More
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