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Buena Vista Lodge

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Bath
Reviewed 23 December 2015

We didn't stay at Buena Vista but had a day there doing the zip lining, waterslide and hot springs. The waterslide is intense to say the least, but good to have done it! Zip lines fantastic, high out over the valleys. The hot springs and mud v much enjoyed by the ladies. A great spot and a better feeling for...

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 18 December 2015

The Buena Vista Lodge offers many attractions. It was about a 2 hour drive from Tamarindo to do the waterslide. I wouldn't have minded booking a room there, but we planned for just a half day trip. The cost of the slide is $15 for 3 times. It was definitely a rush and I would do it again in a...

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Durango, Colorado
Reviewed 17 December 2015

It was a bit of a drive up towards the volcano but it was perfect once we got there. Nice accommodations with comfortable beds and roomy bathrooms and showers. Take the horseback ride up to the spa where you can have a steam, a mud bath, and after rinsing away the volcanic mud, swim and soak in numerous pools of...

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Toledo, Ohio
Reviewed 17 December 2015

Coming from Liberia airport this hotel on a windy road near the top of a mountain. I was driving at night (after 5pm) on my first visit and it seemed like I was never going to get there. I was glad once I did though. The hotel rooms are very nice and comfortable and the activities offered on-site are really...

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Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

This place was about an hour 15 minutes from the airport. Rent a car to get there, it's worth the money & drive. The staff was amazing & very helpful. All the activities were fun and we'll priced. The room was clean and perfect size for two people. The food was great except the dinner in the restaurant by the...

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Cochrane, Canada
Reviewed 22 November 2015

We only had one night here and had to squeeze in so much, but it was well worth it! We arrived around 1:30pm and checked in early with no questions asked. The reception desk was great for telling us all there is to do and what times are best to do which activities. We went straight to the waterslide which...

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1Thank Megan H
Mountville, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 4 November 2015

Peaceful setting, friendly staff, beautiful mountains to explore. Nice for a one or two day get-away. The Extreme Adventure Package is appealing to those seeking an adrenaline rush: zip-lining, Tarzan swing, wild (cold) water slide, mountain top horseback ride, and relaxing afternoon at the "spa" where you can partake in a sauna, volcanic mud body mask, and multi-temperature relaxing pools...

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Jaco, Costa Rica
Reviewed 20 October 2015

This is a remote place on the foothills of Rincón de la Vieja Mountain. The sceney of the plain lowland of the Guancaste lowland is majestic. Place for relaxing, birding and adventures activities, I recomend the muddy hotspring nd the hanging bridges. Acomodtions with different kind of options and the natural temparature a t night does not need oir condition,...

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Jaco, Costa Rica
Reviewed 3 October 2015

This is a cute hotel. Is good for a night or two. The food is no so good and the first night I had a big cockroach walking on my table. The rooms are not bad This is a great place if you want to scape from the city No T.V, no cars, no contamination, no cellphones Just pure nature,...

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aocampo, Propietario at Buena Vista Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Amy, Thank you for your review which we highly appreciate, happy to know it was mainly positive and that you enjoyed your stay. We do recommend a 2 to 3 night stay to enjoy all the activities our adventure park offers with nature and relaxation hand by hand. In regards to meals we feel sorry we did not meet...

Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 28 September 2015

We arrived here and had planned to stay for 7 Nights, but after a day or so of exploring and experiencing what they had to offer, we wanted more. The staff is very friendly but the prices for food and drinks are a bit pricey (7$ for a Corona in USD, 10-30$ for food). We decided to book at another...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Internet
  • Breakfast included
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Buena Vista is a cattle raising Hacienda that changed part of its activity to dedicate itself to ecologic tourism in a rustic environment conserving the idiosyncrasy and culture of the zone. It is located 31 km. from Liberia and it borders with the Rincon de la Vieja National Park. It has an area of approximately 2,000 acres, 1,400 of which are intended to regenerate the forest and where adventure activities take place, always protecting the environment. The remaining 600 acres are dedicated to cattle rising and the ranch produces the majority of the products that the Lodge consumes. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Buena Vista Lodge

Address: | De Liberia 12 km hasta la entrada a Cañas Dulces, 5 km hasta el pueblo y 18 km hasta el Albergue, Rincon de La Vieja, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Rincon de La Vieja
Price Range: ₹ 3,488 - ₹ 6,460 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Buena Vista Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 76
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“Note that the rooms are not air conditioned but the fans work wonders.”
shreddasnow, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“make sure you get a room in one of the newer buildings”
vllywngs, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Stay in Liberia.”
SoulPursuits, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“any room is good, is just depend how much you want to pay, but this place is lovely!!!”
marlonc742, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We had a pond view cabin, nice and clean, no luxuries, basic and practical.”
louiset149, 8 Feb 2016 | Read review
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