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Hacienda Baru Lodge

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  • Excellent65%
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  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We have mixed thoughts about this eco-lodge. Some pros: It’s in an amazing setting with two very nice hiking trails. There is a nice pool and a gift shop and a decent restaurant. Standard CR breakfast is included. The shower is hot and has good...More

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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

We are back here in 2017 again and we do not go back to many places! Many folks have been here 15 years in a row! The biodiversity is incredible, accommodations are great value and food and staff are all great! Did zip lines, guides...More

1  Thank Lindasogreat
Response from hdabaru, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hacienda Baru LodgeResponded 24 December 2017

Dear Lindasogreat Thanks for your kind words. We are delighted that you had such an enjoyable stay with us. It was an honor and a pleasure having you all here: your family is really unique. Mr. Jack is always happy to talk with the guests...More

Reviewed 5 July 2018

This eco-resort on a national wildlife refuge is the real thing! Our hacienda rooms were simple but adequate and clean. There is no air conditioning, so as to save on electricity. I was concerned that this would be uncomfortable, but each evening as the sun...More

Thank Karen M
Response from hdabaru, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hacienda Baru LodgeResponded 5 July 2018

Hello Karen, Thank you very much for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay at Hacienda Barú and also liked your experience in the rainforest. Hopefully you will always keep your Night in the Jungle and the Flight of the Toucan in...More

Reviewed 19 June 2018

Hacienda Baru has everything right. All the staff are friendly and helpful. The guides are extremely knowledgeable and speak excellent English. The restaurant has delicious food. The beds are comfortable and you can step out of your room and view beautiful birds each morning. There...More

1  Thank kadala
Response from hdabaru, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hacienda Baru LodgeResponded 5 July 2018

Hello kadala, Thank you very much for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and had a good time at Hacienda Barú. We hope that we will see you again one day! Muchas gracias y pura vida. Nathalie Stein

Reviewed 1 June 2018

This property lives and breathes the environment. We had the privilege of meeting Jack, the owner and ecologist on our arrival day, as well as so many of his amazing team. Everyone was friendly and helpful at th resort. The guides were particularly knowledgeable and...More

1  Thank ShazzaG181
Response from hdabaru, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hacienda Baru LodgeResponded 12 June 2018

Dear ShazzaG181, Thanks so much for your thoughtful review! We are delighted to hear how much you enjoyed your visit to Hacienda Barú. zip-lining is always a very special experience and we are proud, that we can offer it to children of the age of...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$96 - US$99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$96 - US$99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Room & Suite (38)
Pool & Beach (35)
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Diana C
15 December 2016|
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Response from Robert_Hick | Reviewed this property |
The Baru is about 1 hour and 20 min south of Jaco. The road is all in good repair and easy to drive. I do not know what the hotel has for local transport but I am sure they can arrange a taxi from Dominical and probably... More
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Joan R
25 October 2014|
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Response from hdabaru | Property representative |
Hello Joan, Puntarenas is a bit far from Hacienda Baru to get here just for one day. You would have to spend 3 hours in a taxi just for one way. Our beach is really beautiful. It is very natural and it is not crowded... More
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chana T
24 October 2014|
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Response from hdabaru | Property representative |
Hello Chana, we are glad, that you want to stay in our beautiful wildlife Refuge. The price in Febuary for 2 people would be 102 Dollars and the price for 4 people is 135,60 Dollars. The rate also includes access to the... More
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"We stayed in a 2 bedroom cottage and enjoyed that though we were not inside very much."
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"We liked the newer rooms by the pool."
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