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Blue River Resort & Hot Springs

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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Internet
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I just got back from staying at Blue River Resort and Spa last night. We stayed 4 nights 5 days. We did 3 excursions. My review may seem long, but I’m going to cover info i couldn’t find in most reviews for myself when planning...More

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

Hola! Thank you for your enthusiastic review. All of us, staff and owners, feel reinvigorated when we reading and its full of great tips. We hope you return soon. Yours truly, Kevin

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved this resort because it was such a good mix of down to earth and being taken care of. Some resorts are cut off, like a gated community. This resort felt like part of the community, while still having the ease of the restaurant...More

Thank amyelizabeth20170
Response from Blue River R, Owner at Blue River Resort & Hot SpringsResponded 2 weeks ago

Hola from the staff and owners of Blue River Resort & Hot Springs. All of us - staff and owners - really appreciate reading about and experiencing your stay. For everyone - the romantic, the athlete and the kids, there are many activities. Hopefully we'll...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our second time at this hotel - we liked it that much. We enjoyed a number of things right on the grounds. For example, in the bird area there is a tree that fills beyond belief with white birds every evening. There are...More

Thank Nancy C
Response from Blue River R, Owner at Blue River Resort & Hot SpringsResponded 2 weeks ago

Hola Nancy! We are appreciative for your review and all of us are thrilled to know you enjoyed your time at this paradise on earth. Indeed the botanical gardens and bird sanctuaries are one of the special attractions. Our jewel is the natural mineral "green"...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time at this resort and enjoyed the ride up the mountain to get there. It was nice to see the small communities along the way. The resort was as expected however the 2 large groups of teens that were there during...More

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

Hola - we are happy and thrilled to know you enjoyed your experience. These teens visited over their spring break, which was a first time for us as well. So very sorry. And with respect to the intermittent power outages, these were caused by storms...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Power kept going out the whole time. Trying to shower and get ready in the mornings is very difficult in the dark. No hot water & rly bad wifi . Male I’m assuming was the manager was very rude to the lady’s working. Food was...More

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

Hola - With apreciation for your review and glad that you enjoyed your time here. Unfortunately Costa Rica power outages happen more often than in North America. And when it happens its out of our control. We have generators that turn on after a few...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Spa
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Spa
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Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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US$97 - US$150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$97 - US$150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kayace17
27 February 2018|
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Response from Blue River R | Property representative |
Hi - can I get your name please?
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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
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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"Stock up on food.only option is one restaurant on grounds."
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"Ask whether the room has water; then, if it has hot water."
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"You might ask for a cabin closer to dining if you are elderly."
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