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Reviewed 6 days ago

My dad and I had a wonderful experience at La Carolina Lodge and have been recommending it to friends. Your staff, accommodations and food were excellent. The rushing river water was so soothing. We are bragging about Yose, the masseuse. She was excellent.

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Thank adelmeis
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are lucky enough to visit Costa Rica, try to put La Carolina Lodge on your list. It is such an amazing and wonderful place to visit. So peaceful. And the hot/cold hot tub/river is healing water. The hike and/or horseback riding with Alejandro...More

Thank 942laurief
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took our 7 and 10 year old and had such a fun time getting away from it all and unplugging. The food was delicious and the staff was so nice. We road horses, hiked, fished, practiced yoga, relaxed in the hot tub and my...More

Thank Renee W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice people and nice food, but not much English. Very peaceful. We came during a big rain with 3 little kids. Our cabin didn’t have hot water or heater to dry clothes. As kids slowly got cold and desperate we left earlier.More

Thank Elena S
Response from catharina1, Owner at La Carolina LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Hi Elena S We sure do appreciate that you and your family visited the lodge. Yes at times the rain can be excessive and creates a damp and cool climate and it can be especially difficult with small children to endure. The hot water heaters...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is just magical and naturally beautiful. No electricity or wi-fi, just enjoy your evening under the candle lights. We also really enjoy the beautiful rock hot tub right next to beautiful river.... if you get hot just jump into cold fresh river... so...More

Thank hookdcostarica
Response from catharina1, Owner at La Carolina LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest... 'hookdcostarica' we are very happy that you enjoyed La Carolina Lodge so much..!! and we thank you for visiting......Just to note we do have electricity, bedside lamps and wall plugs in in all rooms and common areas we just tend to keep it...More

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Free Internet
Free Parking
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Breakfast included
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US$110 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$110 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Amber S
7 June 2018|
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Response from Jasmine S | Reviewed this property |
They actually have really affordable laundry services. You just put your clothes in a small or big bag and pay. It was very reasonable and worth it.
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Debi S
14 December 2017|
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Yes, all bathrooms have hot showers
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