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Hotel Rio Perlas Spa & Resort

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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good27%
  • Average25%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible8%
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“costa rica”(13 reviews)
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3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 25 February 2012

Have been visiting Rio Perlas for over a year to use hot spring pool but always put off staying by reviews on Tripadviser. However, due to Orosi lodge being full just spent lovey two nights here with my wife, 4 year old daughter and friend...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2011

To be fair, this is the Green Season and they were working on several projects. The grounds are beautiful and there are trails leading up into the mountain. The mineral pool was an ungodly murky green when we arrived. We've stayed at hot springs spas/...More

2  Thank joyceh
Reviewed 28 January 2011

This must have been a good hotel about 30 years ago. Unfortunately, nothing appears to have been done to keep it up to standard. The location is beautiful and the thermal bath is very comfortable but the rooms are in desparate need of maintenance (old...More

3  Thank 188616Michael
Reviewed 6 July 2010

This is in no way a 5 star resort or even close to it. We arrived at night and it took them over 40 minutes to check us in, we were taken to the room – it needs total renovation and is aged. The bathroom...More

4  Thank rlarson1976
Reviewed 6 May 2009

Beware; we were stolen in the restaurant…. Regarding our trip to Costa Rica, and Hotel Rio Perlas, we have to say it is definitely not a 5 stars. The location was splendid, but we were disappointed with the food (canned vegetables), difficulties to have hot...More

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Pool
Restaurant
Free Parking
Room Service
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free Internet
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Breakfast included
Meeting Rooms
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Shuttle Bus Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
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Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
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US$ 96 - US$ 485 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 96 - US$ 485 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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It's quite some distance to the beach. We rented a car and went out to the Papagayo Peninsula and it took about 6 hours. Jaco is closer but probably about 3 hours with traffic around San Jose and the mountain driving. I... More
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