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    Rara Avis Rainforest Lodge & Reserve

    Horquetas 1000, Costa Rica
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    2017-10-29 2017-10-30
    Traveller (54)
    Room & Suite (5)
    Dining (3)
    • Excellent58%
    • Very good19%
    • Average11%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    “no electricity” (13 reviews)
    “an adventure” (6 reviews)
    “hot water” (9 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Meeting Rooms
    Dry Cleaning
    Paid Wifi
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    Oct 29Oct 30
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviews (63)
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    1 - 5 of 55 reviews

    Reviewed 29 September 2016

    This was my third visit to Rara Avis, I had visited twice before in the mid-nineties when it was in its hay day. I wanted to share this unique experience with my 16 year old daughter. It is what eco-tourism is supposed to be. You...More

    3  Thank Denise C
    Reviewed 26 July 2016

    I stayed at this hotel and the place is really nice, but the room seems to be old, with broken things and a shower that didn´t work ok. The restaurant is beautiful but like many other places in Costa Rica, the prices are high for...More

    Thank Nela J
    Reviewed 11 July 2016

    Do you want relaxation? Easy wildlife viewing? Gourmet food and drink? Various on-site activities? Don't bother. Do you want an adventure (getting there and back, and whilst there)? Plenty of access to a guide (included and likely to have lots of time for you due...More

    6  Thank the_mudrat
    Reviewed 16 June 2016

    The best part of our experience was getting there by horseback from the regional bus stop and followed by a 2+hour guided walk to the Reserve and Lodge. The Lodge appeared not to be attended to for quite some time. We were there for 4...More

    Thank TinCanTraveller
    Reviewed 25 May 2016

    We stayed at Rara Avis in November 2015 quite near the start of our 23 day holiday but if we knew what was to follow we would have not even considered staying here! We didn't see much wildlife or bird activity as we did later...More

    2  Thank Towieburn
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Price range
    • US$176 - US$201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Heredia >
    • Sarapiqui >
    • Horquetas
    • Also Known As
    • Rara Avis Rainforest Lodge And Reserve ,
    • Rara Avis Rainforest Lodge & Reserve Hotel Braulio Carrillo National Park ,
    • Rara Avis Rainforest Lodge & Reserve Costa Rica/Horquetas, Sarapiqui
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    Traveller (54)
    Room & Suite (5)
    Dining (3)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (57)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    "The hotel (waterfall lodge) is probably worth paying a bit extra for. Try to get a first floor (i.e. one up..."
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    "Pass on it if not upgraded and major investments made."
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    "You can choose your room after comparing them"
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    "Waterfall lodge first floor front side, or in case of the casitas the one on the right side when you walk..."
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