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Blue River Resort & Hot Springs

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Reviewed 27 January 2015

It was a groupon offer the brought us here...but a very pleasant and relaxing stay that will bring us back. Yes, Blue River Resort is WAY off the beaten path. This is not a good hub from which to base non Blue River sponsored activities,...More

1  Thank AlanBC007
Response from Blue River R, Owner at Blue River Resort & Hot SpringsResponded 4 February 2015

Hola Alan, Thank you for visiting, taking the time to write this review and make these observations. I, the manager and staff read, discuss them as a means of looking for ways to improve. We are very proud of what we have to work with....More

Reviewed 19 January 2015

The hotel is in the area with very wet "microclimate". It rains heavily, frequently and unpredictably even during the dry season. And when it rains, there is not much to do - there is no game room, internet works sporadically and only near the office,...More

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Response from Blue River R, Owner at Blue River Resort & Hot SpringsResponded 26 January 2015

Hola! Please know we read and appreciate all reviews. Myself and the staff read each one with an eye to improving. This review presents an opportunity for me to explain a few points, so permit me to take advantage: 1. The weather/climate & how long...More

Reviewed 19 January 2015

My wife and I spent last three days of our vacation here. My second stay, her first. I enjoyed it so much three years ago I wanted her to have the experience. About a two hour drive from Liberia Airport , over a difficult road...More

Thank george l
Response from Blue River R, Owner at Blue River Resort & Hot SpringsResponded 26 January 2015

Hola George – thanks so much for taking the time to review Blue River Resort & Hot Springs. We take great pride in what we have and the service we provide. We are glad to have helped “score some points” with your wife. Again, greatly...More

Reviewed 18 January 2015

My husband and I stayed at the Blue River Resort as part of our honeymoon. We originally booked it as we both enjoy hiking and thought it would be great to see a lot of wildlife and the volcano. We spent the last 3 nights...More

2  Thank Danielle B
Response from Blue River R, Owner at Blue River Resort & Hot SpringsResponded 26 January 2015

Hola Danielle! We very much appreciate taking the time to review your stay. Let me begin by writing that what you describe about the bed is not up our standard and I only wish it would have been pointed it out at the time. I...More

Reviewed 17 January 2015 via mobile

A friend and I used a Groupon for four nights here in January. It's a beautiful spot, but adjust your expectations. I'll preface this by saying I was last in Costa Rica over ten years ago, and it is much more commercialized than it was...More

Thank HG_Hook
Response from Blue River R, Owner at Blue River Resort & Hot SpringsResponded 26 January 2015

Hola! Please know we very much appreciate your comments and read each review with an eye to improving. I’d like to take advantage of a few points mentioned: 1. The weather – Our rainforest weather usually enjoys a temperature ranging from 24 to 30 degrees...More

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Pool
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Spa
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free Internet
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Free Parking
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Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
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canadianCRlover
17 October 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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Harry R
23 May 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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ffransantana
8 March 2017|
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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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"The rooms have a patio, overlooking the grounds. I don't think there is any "bad" room."
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"Say close to the restaurant and spa for easier access to wi-fi. For privacy, stay closer to reception."
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"are cabins not rooms"
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"It's designed in a way that every room is close to the main area of food/pools/spa and has super close..."
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