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    Hacienda Baru Lodge

    3 Km North of Dominical, Dominical, Costa Rica
    011 506 2787 0003
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    Reviewed 20 March 2015

    Has everything: walking trails, two toed sloths, long sandy beach, friendly staff, comfortable cabins and rooms, good food at restaurant, zip line, guided walks, capuchin monkeys, pool, iguanas, and lots of birds. Since there was only wifi in the restaurant and office area we were...More

    Thank LR_Makenna
    Response from hdabaru, Manager at Hacienda Baru LodgeResponded 20 March 2015

    Hello LR_Makenna, fantastic how you enjoyed your vacations in our Wildlife Refuge. Thank you very much for sharing your vacation experience with other travelers and we hope to accommodate you soon again. Best Regards Jack Ewing.

    Reviewed 19 March 2015

    We had a spacious room with a large shower room, a few steps across the grass from the swimming pool. The staff are friendly and helpful, and we enjoyed good Costa Rican food in the restaurant. When I ordered a banana flambe, there was a...More

    Thank Miriam14
    Response from hdabaru, Manager at Hacienda Baru LodgeResponded 20 March 2015

    Hello Miriam, first of all I would like to thank you for having stayed with us. We are glad, that you enjoyed your room, the restaurant, our guides and of course the nature surrounding Hacienda Baru. We are aware, that the pool gets very warm,...More

    Reviewed 16 March 2015

    My husband and I traveled through Costa Rica on a recent birding trip (2015) with another couple. At another birder's urging, we booked a few nights at Hacienda Baru. The grounds were lovely, the guides were helpful and generous with their tips, and the food...More

    Thank Kathy M
    Response from hdabaru, Manager at Hacienda Baru LodgeResponded 20 March 2015

    Hello Kathy, thank you for reviewing us on tripadvisor. For us it is the best to hear, that you enjoyed your stay that much, that you would like to come another time. We are proud, that Hacienda Baru has a vide varity in birds and...More

    Reviewed 11 March 2015

    Although the cabins are basic, they met all of our needs. No a/c but the fans were great for nightime to sleep. The trails are amazing and we saw monkeys, iguanas, sloths, wild pigs and ant eaters almost every day that we walked them. Kids...More

    Thank rdparis
    Response from hdabaru, Manager at Hacienda Baru LodgeResponded 12 March 2015

    Hello rdparis, thank you for writing about us on tripadvisor. We love to heard, that you enjoyed Hacienda Baru and the sourroundings including the National Wildlife Refuge. The economy cabins are basic, if you would like to have a little bit more comfort your next...More

    Reviewed 11 March 2015

    I learned of Hacienda Baru through reading owner Jack Ewing's book "Monkeys are Made of Chocolate". When my wife and I were looking for a place to stay on our second trip to Costa Rica, we decided to give it a try. We were very...More

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    Response from hdabaru, Manager at Hacienda Baru LodgeResponded 12 March 2015

    Hello AV8OR_8, Thank you for reading my book and actually visiting Hacienda Baru. All our employees are working hard at the restoration of the nature and giving visitors an insight of the spectacular wildlife and nature that Costa Rica offers. The night in the jungle...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$ 82 - US$ 106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Dominical
    • Also Known As
    • Hacienda Baru Hotel Quepos ,
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    Diana C
    15 December 2016|
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    Response from Robert_Hick | Reviewed this property |
    The Baru is about 1 hour and 20 min south of Jaco. The road is all in good repair and easy to drive. I do not know what the hotel has for local transport but I am sure they can arrange a taxi from Dominical and probably... More
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    Joan R
    25 October 2014|
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    Response from hdabaru | Property representative |
    Hello Joan, Puntarenas is a bit far from Hacienda Baru to get here just for one day. You would have to spend 3 hours in a taxi just for one way. Our beach is really beautiful. It is very natural and it is not crowded... More
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    24 October 2014|
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    Response from hdabaru | Property representative |
    Hello Chana, we are glad, that you want to stay in our beautiful wildlife Refuge. The price in Febuary for 2 people would be 102 Dollars and the price for 4 people is 135,60 Dollars. The rate also includes access to the... More
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