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Blue River Resort & Hot Springs

| 600 m West of la Puente and Rio Azul, Rincon de La Vieja 21306, Costa Rica
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We spent 3 nights here with teen girls on our first trip to CR. The resort has several small pools, a waterslide, lots of animals, and a beautiful nature garden walk with butterflies. The pools are mostly natural spring fed or warmed, and are tucked...More

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    Response from Blue River R, Owner at Blue River Resort & Hot Springs

    Hola! Thank you for your kind words. The owners and staff all read them and take them to heart. The most important part is that you enjoyed your time here. Next time you come to CR we hope you return. Yours truly, Kevin

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Seven of us visited the resort for a "girl's day out" prior to my son's wedding. The bride-to-be was with us and we all had a great time visiting the butterfly farm, hiking, swimming in the waterfall, and enjoying the mud bath and hot pools....More

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    Response from Blue River R, Owner at Blue River Resort & Hot Springs

    Hola! All of us greatly appreciate your stay and your review. We hope you return soon. Yours truly, Kevin

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We used 2 Groupon vouchers so we could stay for 7 nights and get 4 activities included. Resort: 4/5 stars Our cabin was very spacious and clean. The hot springs and restaurant are very close together and yet very private because the property is lush...More

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    Response from Blue River R, Owner at Blue River Resort & Hot Springs

    Hola! Thank you for your comprehensive review of your stay. We, the staff and owners, appreciate and talk about all the comments. Your mention of a couple Eco-adventure tours reminds me to mention that we have introduced a new tour and changed another. The water...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    While this place takes some time to get through I found it to be very relaxing and enjoyable. The hot springs, more like pools, were nice and the gardens were a lovely place to take a stroll even in the rain. There is not much...More

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    Response from Blue River R, Owner at Blue River Resort & Hot Springs

    Hola! We greatly appreciate your review. Yes, the last 20km to reach us is on gravel; so if driving here on your own, expect a bumpy section. To reach a close-by rain forest, that is the price we pay. And the isolation, permits the jungle...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We only spent one night here but the rooms were lovely and spacious. There was lots to see but we were disappointed that the mud baths were empty both times we tried to go them. As a result we left feeling short changed. Restaurant had...More

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    Response from Blue River R, Owner at Blue River Resort & Hot Springs

    Hola! Thank you for your kind review. I am so sorry and don’t understand the comment about the natural mud baths. The mud bath and sauna are open during the daylight hours. The natural mud bath and sauna are located between a hot springs creek...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Spa
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
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    • Breakfast included
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    ffransantana
    How far is your hotel from Liberia airport? And do you offer shuttle bus
    8 March 2017|
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    Response from Blue River R | Property representative |
    Hola! - yes 90 minutes and the cost is $120 with a limit for the number of people. Just contact reservations to arrange via e-mail.
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    Rachel E
    Hello. I am coming to stay with my family in early April. I see from my map you are a long way from the main park entrances . We are keen to explore the park and visit waterfalls and hot springs etc. Please can you advise which of your trips are best for this and workouts work well for my boys aged 9 and 6 Thank you
    7 March 2017|
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    Response from Blue River R | Property representative |
    Hola! Yes, our location is on the north side of Rincon de la Vieja and the official entrance is on the south side of the volcano. So, if a self-guided walk into the park to visit the mudpots etc is your priority, then it... More
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    ebrn1975
    I would like to take a day trip to Nicaragua while staying here. Is there a tour available from this resort?
    27 February 2017|
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    Response from Blue River R | Property representative |
    No, we don't offer such a tour. Though its a great idea there are some logistical complications. Also for those who rent a car in Costa Rica, the car cannot be taken into Nicaragua. We can, however, provide transportation... More
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    Room Tips
    "All good - cabins are huge!"
    Jessica J, 21 days agoRead review
    "Queen beds are better Bring your own snacks cause there none and meals are only available during specific..."
    AZBob1devildog1, 24 days agoRead review
    "All the rooms were good. If you rent a car in Liberia, come in the day light hours. The road is difficult at..."
    Tom J, 26 days agoRead review
    "Choose the individual cabins. Go for the 'honeymoon package." Wasn't our honeymoon but we..."
    Kytherababe, 1 month agoRead review
    "108 great volcano view"
    mcglsh00, 2 months agoRead review
    "All seem equal depending on 1 King size bed or 2 Queen beds....our 2 Q. bed cabana had a nice view of the..."
    mg20152015, 2 months agoRead review
    "All the rooms are bungalows and roughly the same I think"
    vb0wers, 2 months agoRead review
    "There wasn't a bad cabana here that we could see. NOTE: You can drink the water here at this resort!!"
    Doris F, 2 months agoRead review
    "The cabin rooms were large with just the right amount of amenities."
    Geneva G, 4 months agoRead review
    "Some cabins are individual and others are a duplex style. Individual cabins will be quieter."
    RelentlessAdventurer, 4 months agoRead review
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