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    Blue River Resort & Hot Springs

    | 600 m West of la Puente and Rio Azul, Rincon de La Vieja 21306, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent59%
    • Very good27%
    • Average10%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    “mud bath” (106 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Multilingual Staff
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    Private Balcony
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 775 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    We visisted Blue River in July (rainy season) with our two young children. The long gravel road was not as bad as the other reviewers claim. It does take a while to get there but once you get the hang of driving on the gravel...More

    Thank Christina B
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    The staff treated us so warmly and reliably at this paradise resort. This is pure heaven. The air is so clean, the food is so pure, the water always makes the skin and hair feel just right. My lungs and skin rejuvenated. I never wanted...More

    Thank tlehavi
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stayed 5 nights which was just right for our 4 person family. After an adventure driving to Blue River from Liberia in the middle of the night (be sure if you are driving yourself you rent a high profile SUV as well as a...More

    Thank thelangstonhome
    Response from Blue River R, Owner at Blue River Resort & Hot SpringsResponded 1 week ago

    Hola from the staff and owners of the resort. Everyone here, read the reviews and take them to heart - and this includes the critical part. We is thrilled to know you had a great time. Indeed, there is much to do and I’ll take...More

    Reviewed 12 June 2017

    Please see my first review entitled AWESOME TIME WITH GRANDMA & 10 YRD OLD GRANDDAUGHTER. We went this year (2017) a little later than last year. We did hit a little more rain as the rainy season was just beginning. We still did to lots...More

    Thank Doris F
    Response from Blue River R, Owner at Blue River Resort & Hot SpringsResponded 15 June 2017

    Hola! The staff remember your visit. All of us thank you for your kind review. I also judge the change in maturity of my kids each visit. The many activities and the freedom - they love coming and are always sad to leave. We look...More

    Reviewed 3 June 2017

    Takes an HOUR to drive the short gravel road from the highway to the "resort". The worst road I've ever been on. I won't go into detail about how disgusting the pools are, but they're disgusting. Water slide, mud bath, saunas are a joke. Any...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Spa
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Spa
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$108 - US$195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Rincon de La Vieja
    • Also Known As
    • Blue River Resort And Hot Springs ,
    • Blue River Resort & Hot Springs Hotel Rincon De La Vieja
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    Traveller (845)
    Room & Suite (154)
    Pool & Beach (108)
    Dining (44)
    Hotel & Grounds (683)
    Family and Play Areas (37)
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    Harry R
    24 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
    9 March 2017|
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    Response from Blue River R | Property representative |
    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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    Rachel E
    8 March 2017|
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    Response from Blue River R | Property representative |
    Hola! Yes, our location is on the north side of Rincon de la Vieja and the official entrance is on the south side of the volcano. So, if a self-guided walk into the park to visit the mudpots etc is your priority, then it... More
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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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    "All rooms are cabanas or cabins - we stayed in one that included 2 queen beds."
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    "We were in Cabana 114 again because it is close to everything. REMEMBER: You can drink the water at the..."
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    "Do not stay here"
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