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Blue River Resort & Hot Springs

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600 m West of la Puente and Rio Azul, Rincon de La Vieja 21306 Costa Rica See on map
Free Internet
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The place is very beautiful. It is stuck back in nature. Beautiful butterfly garden. Nice restaurant inside the jungle. It is an older resort that hasn't been kept up. It could use some paint,but it was clean and peaceful. The sauna wasn't hot enough to...More

Thank maxe1lab
Response from Blue River R, Owner at Blue River Resort & Hot SpringsResponded 2 days ago

Hola! So glad you enjoyed the awe-inspiring nature we are blessed with but a bit mystified by some of the comments, compelling me to respond to a couple. The Blue River tour operation and resort are about 7 years old and are both renovated, improved...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nothing but great things to say, I loved our drive out there from Tamarindo. The staff was attentive, the rooms spacious and clean, the thermal waters delicious and the grounds fun to walk and discover. I would recommend maximum 2 days unless doing lots of...More

Thank jecalee109
Response from Blue River R, Owner at Blue River Resort & Hot SpringsResponded 4 weeks ago

Hola and thank you for coming and leaving your review. All the staff are thrilled. We agree. Taking the Eco-adventure tousr into the lush rain forest is a must. Visit awe-inspiring nature on a watoer tubing adventure in a real blue river, horseback to the...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited the site specifically to see the Blue River and it's local wildlife and scenery. The conditions making the river blue were not perfect so we had a slightly blue mostly gray river. The hike along the river seeing all the wildlife and vegetation...More

Thank Wayne R
Response from Blue River R, Owner at Blue River Resort & Hot SpringsResponded 3 days ago

Hola from the staff and management. After or during a hard rain a blue river gets stirred up causing the color to change but its amazing how quickly the blue color returns once the rains stop. We are thrilled you enjoyed your time here and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have nothing but wonderful things to say about this paradise. The resort itself was absolute heaven for a nature lover such as myself. The variety of plants, flowers, trees and wildlife blew my expectations out of the water. The walk through the botanical gardens...More

Thank Kimbra W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The ground of this resort are gorgeous. There's so many beautiful flowers all over. I spent a full day just walking the grounds. We saw hummingbirds frequently, an adorable baby sloth, and even a chameleon. The food was great at the restaurant and the staff...More

1  Thank lisamarie719
Response from Blue River R, Owner at Blue River Resort & Hot SpringsResponded 3 weeks ago

Hola - Thank you for coming, writing your review and your obeservations. Everyone reads and takes them to heart. We are thrillerou enjoyed. Yours truly, Kevin

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Top amenities
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Air Conditioning
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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US$109 - US$184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$109 - US$184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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February 26, 2018|
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Response from Blue River R | Property representative |
Hi - can I get your name please?
October 16, 2017|
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Response from Doris F | Reviewed this property |
I would call or email the resort to be sure. However, they are well equipped to handle the terrain. Most use 4 wheeled vehicles. If you rent a vehicle, be sure and reserve a 4-wheeled one. The terrain after about 5-7... More
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May 23, 2017|
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Response from Nancy C | Reviewed this property |
I am also a smoker. There was no smoking in the lodge or cabin, which is normal. We had a small porch. I would go on it and smoke either on the porch or in the road. I kept a pop can or bottle with water in it to put my... More
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"we had a family room but didn't spend much time in it - had small fridge/ coffee maker/ TV large closets..."
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