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    Rancho Margot

    3km beyond El Castillo | La Fortuna de San Carlos, El Castillo, Arenal Volcano National Park, Costa Rica
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
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      2 adults
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          US$229
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          Overview
          • Excellent75%
          • Very good17%
          • Average5%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible1%
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          Free Internet
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          Breakfast included
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          3.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          If you love organic living this is your spot. They give a ranch tour that blows your mind about organic farming. It's off the grid, hydro powered and can't even be found on google maps. They serve you organic meals/food 3 times a day. And...More

          Thank Amanda111111
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          We spent a day here while traveling in Costa Rica. Toured the ranch and had a delicious lunch with the volunteers. It was our favorite place on our two week trip. My dream is to one day come back for the 200 hour yoga certification...More

          Thank gotmybootson
          Response from Rancho M, Manager at Rancho MargotResponded 3 weeks ago

          So glad you found us!! Our bext teacher training is coming up in November ..... we'd like nothing more than to make that dream come true ❤️! Pura vida y hasta pronto!!

          Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

          This place is just so special! We spend a month volunteering at the ranch and the sustainable living culture is incredible - everything is symbiotic and full circle and they are doing amazing work with community outreach and spreading the word on how to live...More

          Thank Jasmine B
          Response from Rancho M, Manager at Rancho MargotResponded 4 weeks ago

          This place is special in large part, because of the people who live, work and play here. We are extremely grateful for the talent, energy and creativity that shows up here on the Ranch through our volunteer corps. Through their dedication and willingness to serve...More

          Reviewed 5 weeks ago

          Each bungalow is lovely and well-appointed. Stay in the guest house if you are on a budget and don't mind sharing spaces with others. The staff are very friendly and they truly have made an oasis in the jungle. They are doing an amazing job...More

          Thank Jennifer S
          Response from Rancho M, Manager at Rancho MargotResponded 4 weeks ago

          We are glad to hear you enjoyed your time at the Ranch. Thank you so much for taking time to share your experience! The "guest house" we refer to as our Bunkhouse and, yes, it is a great option for travelers on a budget and...More

          Reviewed 18 May 2017

          The privacy was amazing. Very pretty property, lovely pool and natural hot tubs. The yoga deck was set on stilts over a picturesque, mellifluous running stream. Food was somewhat limited. Okay for me, but my meat-and-potatoes loving BF thought it was "too veggie."More

          Thank Lora F
          Response from Rancho M, Manager at Rancho MargotResponded 19 May 2017

          We hear you and apologize. We work to provide the very best with what we produce, adding a limited amount of quality products available locally. We are ever striving to produce more here on the Ranch and buy from local producers with good (and improving)...More

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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Pool
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Free Internet
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          • Free Parking
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Breakfast included
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          • Pool
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          • Price range
          • US$158 - US$325 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 17
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          • Location
          • Costa Rica >
          • Province of Alajuela >
          • Arenal Volcano National Park >
          • El Castillo
          • Also Known As
          • Rancho Margot Hotel Arenal Volcano National Park
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          Kristi M
          The description says "all reservations at Rancho Margot include daily breakfast, lunch and dinner from our chemical-free grardens..." Does this really mean that all meals are included?
          12 February 2017|
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          Response from Rancho M | Property representative |
          Yes. All meals included and delicious :)
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          th fan d
          We are hoping to travel to Rancho Margot for our honeymoon in November. I was wondering what is the easiest way to get there from San Jose and then on to Jaco after our stay there?
          12 August 2016|
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          Response from Rancho M | Property representative |
          So sorry for the delayed response here....our social media life is a bit chaotic at the moment :) Christopher and the entire team in reception would be happy to arrange private or advise on public transport options for you... More
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          diegocamille
          HI: I'm considering traveling to Rancho Margot with my partner and a 3 year old. Are there activities appropriate for the 3 year old? Is there any possibility of finding a baby sitter to watch him while we do some activites that he would not be able to do? Thanks!
          30 March 2016|
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          Response from JROAlbany | Reviewed this property |
          Hi. There is a playground right next to the dining area. Lots of the great activities include walking, horse back riding....not great for a 3 year old. The hot springs would probably be ok, but you would have to limit the... More
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