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Bellingham, Washington
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My family loves San Gerardo de Dota and we have stayed at Savegre Hotel several times. The hotel is very well done. The grounds are nicely kept with beautiful gardens. The rooms are charming and well-equipped. There is a cozy lounge-bar that is perfect on those cold evenings. The trails are well maintained and we've had good luck spotting trogons....

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Waterloo, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were brought here after Pacific Trade Winds organized a family trip for us - 3 days of a 7 day vacation in Costa Rica. Savegre Hotel is very comfortable, in the setting of a forest teeming with amazing birds. We had guided hikes with Melvin both mornings, and were impressed by his knowledge, patience and curiosity. Without Melvin we...

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Beetsterzwaag, The Netherlands
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although many people write very enthusiastic reviews about the savegre hotel, I would like to warn anyone who is actually looking for a nice place, managed with love and care and with quality food. Something that we, customers/travellers, all value right? Please DO NOT stay at the savegre hotel. You will be very dissapointed by the bulk-tourist vibe and the...

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Felipe C, Director of Sales at Savegre Hotel, Natural Reserve & Spa, responded to this review Thanks for your review. Your comment is an answer at the same time, but let me explain a little bit more... First: You do not understand why most of our reviews are good, and you just answered that: it might have to do with...

Chino Hills, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice resort secluded in the very heart of the forest. Rooms are well appointed, especially in the bathroom. All rooms are equipped with space heaters if you need it, as well. A nice buffet breakfast is included as well. A ton of birds visit the grounds, including the bird feeder just outside the restaurant. You can see at least...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here with a small group at the end of our trip and it was a good place to unwind. The rooms were good, although there was only one bedside light. The grounds were quite pretty and the walks were fine -- be prepared for some fairly steep bits and deepish mud in places. There is a walk to...

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Victor, Idaho
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is located down a steep, windy road with gorgeous vistas. We loved the grounds of this hotel! We only stayed one night, but enjoyed our stay. We hiked the surrounding trails, which were steep but beautiful. The rooms are nice and clean. There is only a buffet, which may bother some, but I thought the food was pretty...

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Fleming Island, Florida
Reviewed 8 December 2016

First off, we are not birders and did not come to Savegre to hunt for a Quetzal. We came to the area to hike and enjoy the mountains. From that perspective, Savegre did not deliver. The property trail- Las Robles is poorly maintained and unsafe. The trail to the first waterfall is OK; the trail to the 2nd waterfall is...

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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 December 2016

A clean, comfortable and well equipped hotel (spa etc - not used). Rooms large and good common areas. Restaurant food was good. Lovely location and recognised as an area to see quetzels which we were lucky enough to do.

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Fort Worth, Texas
Reviewed 5 December 2016

My favorite hotel in Costa Rica. It is in a valley next to a roaring river, with beautiful trees and flowers and many beautiful birds. Perfect! The rooms were nice but nothing special. All meals were buffet. Not my favorite but good food. Service was good. There were hummingbird and regular bird feeders outside the restaurant, so it was hard...

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Reno, Nevada
Reviewed 5 December 2016

We enjoyed the visit, our guide (Marino Chacon), the food and the hotel grounds/room were very nice. It does involve, however, quite a drive down from the highway on a very curvy road to get to the bottom of the canyon. A 4X4 car makes the drive better. Beautiful place to visit and the birding was super. Rooms are specious...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Eighty-nine kilometers (55.3 miles) south of San Jose in a private natural reserve of 400 hectares and just 9 km. (5.5 miles) from Los Quetzales National Park, Hotel Savegre is the ideal starting point for exploring Costa Rica’s magnificent tropical cloud forest in all its beauty. Hotel Savegre’s services are the perfect complement for every nature lover seeking a memorable experience. We offer 41 rooms, bar and restaurant, day spa, conference room, laundry service, shuttle service, tours and related activities, as well as our beautiful gardens and impressive private reserve with its extensive network of trails. Our helpful and genuinely friendly staff are the hotel’s signature feature.The Chacon family, pioneers in the San Gerardo de Dota region have been operating the hotel since its inception and it has always been our utmost aim to provide top-quality service that goes hand in hand with the environment. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Savegre Hotel, Natural Reserve & Spa

Address: 2km South from La Lidia School, San Gerardo de Dota 482-7050, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Gerardo de Dota
Price Range: ₹ 4,434 - ₹ 13,234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Savegre Hotel, Natural Reserve & Spa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 50
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Savegre Hotel, Natural Reserve And Spa
Savegre Hotel, Natural Reserve Hotel San Gerardo De Dota
Savegre Mountain Cartago
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“All the rooms seemed to be have a quality setting around the garden.”
 of 5 bubbles 939kenp, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Most bungalows are located quite uphill from the restaurant area; if you have any mobility issues, request a room on the lower levels.”
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 of 5 bubbles G7403KRlindac, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in a suit up near the top carpark which was quieter (although nowhere was noisy) next to the jungle.”
 of 5 bubbles philipt274, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms are spread out over the grounds - elderly or physically challenged should ask for rooms close to the restaurant/bar - it's hilly”
 of 5 bubbles columba2016, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Junior suites are totally isolated so this is a good option to avoid any noise form other rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles joserW9983SH, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
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