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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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      2 adults
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          US$101
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          Overview
          • Excellent58%
          • Very good27%
          • Average10%
          • Poor4%
          • Terrible1%
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          Free Internet
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
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          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Private Balcony
          3.5 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 971 reviews

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          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 1 week ago

          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 weeks ago

          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

          Thank gtamcd
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          We rented two cabins for one night over Memorial Day weekend. We live in Costa Rica but had not tried Blue River yet. What was great - Beautiful grounds, pool with water slide, amazing butterfly garden, fun horseback riding to waterfalls with nice guides, spacious...More

          2  Thank Jon Z
          Response from Blue River R, Owner at Blue River Resort & Hot SpringsResponded 3 weeks ago

          Hola! We appreciate taking the time to review us and are looking very closely at all the comments. All reviews are shared and discussed with the staff, who take great pride in their work. Staff, at the front desk, restaurant, Eco-adventure tours all speak English,...More

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

          We spent an amazing four days at Blue River Resort. The pools and hot springs were beautiful and I spent A LOT of time on the front porch hammock. All of the staff were kind and helpful. The tour guides made our trip so fun...More

          1  Thank amanda m
          Response from Blue River R, Owner at Blue River Resort & Hot SpringsResponded 3 weeks ago

          Hola from the staff and owners at Blue River Resort & Hot Springs. All of us are thrilled that such a great time was had by all. As everyone knows it’s the ultimate in relaxation and adventure. Relax in 3 natural hot springs pools, 2...More

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          Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

          Travelled here with my young children. They loved the pools, grounds, mini horses and the water slide. The rooms are comfortable and clean. The property itself is beautiful. The food is terrible! The included breakfast is so poorly done; sandwich bread, lard instead of butter,...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
          • Room Service
          • Free Internet
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room Service
          • 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$92 - US$210 (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 (836)
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          Dining (43)
          Hotel & Grounds (675)
          Family and Play Areas (37)
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          Harry R
          I'm a smoker. Do you have a designated smoking area available?
          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
          How far is your hotel from Liberia airport? And do you offer shuttle bus
          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
          Hello. I am coming to stay with my family in early April. I see from my map you are a long way from the main park entrances . We are keen to explore the park and visit waterfalls and hot springs etc. Please can you advise which of your trips are best for this and workouts work well for my boys aged 9 and 6 Thank you
          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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          "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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          "The rooms farthest from reception are also farthest from horses and donkeys that occasionally make noise."
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          "Prepare for cool, damp mornings because of humidity and dew unless you use the A/C"
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