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Rio Magnolia Nature Lodge

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Reviewed April 21, 2018

The accommodations were great. The food was GREAT. The staff very professional. Our hiking guide Randy, was very knowledgeable, helpful and friendly. Maureen and John went out of their way to make sure our stay was a great one.

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Reviewed April 12, 2018

This was our second stay at Rio Magnolia, after a long, four year absence. Rio Magnolia is an incredible place, and there are very few like it in Costa Rica. It's remote and out of the way. Literally off the grid. But in spite of feeling...More

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Response from RioMagnolia, Owner at Rio Magnolia Nature LodgeResponded April 16, 2018

It was great seeing the two of you again! So glad you enjoyed your stay and liked your vegetarian/pescetarian meals. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed April 12, 2018 via mobile

The road was well marked with comforting signs along the way,  steep in places but not too bad, although the end section definately needed a 4x4 .But wow! This place is so worth the effort.  The views are totally stunning! We were met by a...More

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Response from RioMagnolia, Owner at Rio Magnolia Nature LodgeResponded April 16, 2018

Thank you Gillian for your description of your stay at Rio Magnolia and sharing that our Lodge was a real taste of the true Costa Rica. We pride ourselves in the fact that our location is very private with no outside distractions, only sounds and...More

Reviewed April 10, 2018

We are birders from the Northeast U.S. On our first morning at the stunning Rio Magnolia Lodge, we had 15 life birds - before we finished our first cup of coffee. Overall, with the help of our wildly talented, enthusiastic guide, Andres (who we hired...More

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Response from RioMagnolia, Owner at Rio Magnolia Nature LodgeResponded April 16, 2018

We are so glad that you saw several birds! And enjoyed your stay and hope you will return next year. Andres is definitely a talented birding guide who knows very well the birds at Rio Magnolia as well as other wildlife. Last week he delighted...More

Reviewed January 16, 2018 via mobile

My wife, Kirsty, and I spent a truly amazing four nights staying at Rio Magnolia as part of our honeymoon. We happened to be the only guests due to a cancellation and so we were very spoilt and we have been mourning leaving ever since!...More

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Response from RioMagnolia, Owner at Rio Magnolia Nature LodgeResponded January 18, 2018

Philip and Kirsty- Thanks for choosing Rio Magnolia as part of your honeymoon destination... all the way from Scotland! Glad you enjoyed the hike to the waterfall!

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US$613 - US$756 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Mikey94510
August 28, 2016|
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Response from RioMagnolia | Property representative |
Lunch offers a small menu to choose from for $10/person. At 4 pm, enjoy complimentary coffee and tea with cakes or cookies. Since we are a small establishment, we are able to design our daily set dinner menus with the... More
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Korte Y
January 2, 2015|
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Response from RioMagnolia | Property representative |
Hi Korte, In general in the city it is safe to drink the water but being your first time in Central America you may be safer with bottled water which is readily available. See you tomorrow!
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