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Villa Blanca Cloud Forest Hotel and Nature Reserve

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Reviewed yesterday

Villa Blanca is off the beaten path and a gem of a resort. The staff were all fantastic and very knowldgable about the resort, food, forest, and other random things. Hiking was great! Make sure to try the nogut hike'

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Reviewed 15 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 23 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 yesterday

Villa Blanca is located in the cloud forest only 1 1/2 hours from the Juan Santamaría International Airport but it is somewhat isolated so one would never know a major city is nearby. The rooms are clean and cozy especially when the fireplace is burning...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We loved our 3 days at Villa Blanca. It is worthy the challenging roads to arrive at this beautiful lodge and cozy casitas. We enjoyed our own fireplace and also sitting in the lodge sipping a local beer with tarragon added. Our meals were delicious...More

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Reviewed 4 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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Adveturegal
8 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
13 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
30 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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