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Rio Perdido

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San Bernardo de Bagaces, Bagaces 50401 Costa Rica See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I just got back from a week long stay at Rio Perdido for our honeymoon. It is rainy season and we did not realize how slow the resort would be. I believe there were never more than 4 couples at the resort...More

1  Thank TerriW1160
Response from Gabriel S, Founder at Rio PerdidoResponded 6 days ago

Hello Terri! We're happy to read your insightful review, but we are surprised by a few of your comments, which I will address first: Terri, our bar sells Coke for exactly $4, not $5. We've never charged more than $4 for a Coke... and you...More

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Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

From the moment we arrived at Rio Perdido, it was like stepping into paradise. From the grounds to the service to the activities to the food, we could not have asked for a better vacation. Check in: was very thorough and we were given maps...More

3  Thank wnr701
Response from Rio P, Founder at Rio PerdidoResponded 28 May 2018

Good evening "wnr701"! I want to begin by stating that, while many of us at RP consistently read reviews, social media, testimonials, and staff reports, few reports get elevated to the board of directors. This very complete description is one of those! Here goes: we...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our visit to Rio Perdido was top notch from start to finish. The staff was simply spectacular. Their hospitality and local knowledge were so helpful. We enjoyed some of the local activities offered by the hotel including zipping and tubing and were impressed by the...More

Thank JLeeWK
Response from Gabriel S, Founder at Rio PerdidoResponded 6 days ago

Dear JLee, This is a short yet sweet review. We like that you mention how RP is a solid destinations for singles (couples) and families. While we initially developed the project for adults, we have come to understand that younger kids, adolescents, and teenagers absolutely...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As a family of 4, we were welcomed warmly and had a wonderful stay. The staff were excellent, particular thanks go to Roy, Mario, Christian and Valeria. We stayed in one of the new cabins and it was splendid. The thermal pools, volcanic river and...More

3  Thank Martin F
Response from Gabriel S, Founder at Rio PerdidoResponded 1 week ago

Dear Martin, We're happy that you were able to experience and appreciate the one-of-a-kind architectural concept of the new Center Bungalows. And yes, while the thermal river and pools are unique in the world, indeed, it is the dedication and natural warmth of the RP...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great service, great staff, good accomodations, good food but long wait, great attractions: thermal water pools and river, long canopy, great river tubing for kids. You don´t want to miss the Congo Monkey serenade at nite.More

Thank Henry M
Response from Gabriel S, Founder at Rio PerdidoResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Henry! At this moment, we're getting those howler serenades by the reception and restaurant... pretty much all afternoon! You could't miss them if you tried. The current alpha (congo boss) has kept the capuchins (white-faced monkey troops) a bit removed. We're OK with this,...More

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RIO PERDIDO is in Guanacaste, 60 minutes southeast of Liberia's international airport, near the base of the Miravalles Volcano. Regional attractions include Rincon de la Vieja Volcano and Palo Verde National ...More Park. The centerpiece of the 600-acre private reserve is a unique THERMAL RIVER that runs for over a mile along the base of a rocky gorge. Visitors access the hot river by descending stone stairwells and trails. There are a couple of dozen untouched river pools to swim in. The ARCHITECTURALLY AWARDED restaurant has sweeping terraces that afford views of the canyons, volcanoes and the Miravalles dwarf forest. There is a full-service spa, a bar/lounge, and 3 hot mineral pools with floating sun decks and wet bar. There are 15 miles of hiking and biking trails. Breakfast, wireless internet and guest parking are complimentary. The staff can provide 24 hours concierge services, tour/ticket assistance and wedding services. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
30
Price range
US$260 - US$428 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Rio Perdido Costa Rica/Bagaces
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Bagaces
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
30
Price range
US$260 - US$428 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Rio Perdido Costa Rica/Bagaces
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Bagaces
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Traveller (1,112)
Room & Suite (152)
Dining (104)
Pool & Beach (82)
Family and Play Areas (54)
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Aradia F
20 September 2018|
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Response from paigesn | Reviewed this property |
We ended a Costa Rica tour with National Geographic at Rio Perdido. The upside was we got to see other great hotels in San Jose and other beautiful areas like Arenal and Monteverde but we didn’t have a ton of time at Rio... More
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Racandee
12 September 2018|
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Response from brodyboy | Reviewed this property |
The newer bungalows do not have hammocks or hammock chairs
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Adryan O
14 July 2018|
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Response from Gabriel S | Property representative |
Hi Adryan! Our colleagues at TWA (Two Wheels Adventure) have taken some nice shots, which they will be formally submit in the very near future (a week?)... and then, of course, we will upload them to our website. If you... More
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Room Tips
"The newer bungalows have private outdoor showers which are so refreshing!"
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"Choose the cabins closest to the river, rather than the ones on the other side of the road."
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"All rooms are great views. Dont expect to see the beach but if jungle is what you are looking for this is it."
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"There literally are no bad rooms. Each is tucked away in the forest above the river, nestled in the trees."
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