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    Rio Chirripo Lodge & Retreat

    Meters North Of the Cemetary 50, San Gerardo, Chirripo National Park 11904, Costa Rica
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    Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

    There's always an element of uncertainty when going back to a place one's fallen in love with; a sort of "Can it REALLY have been that wonderful, magical, mystical..."? line of thinking. In this case, with revisiting Frank & Ori's creation in the Talamanca Mts.,...More

    1  Thank johndD6906AQ
    Response from RiochirripoLodge, Owner at Rio Chirripo Lodge & RetreatResponded 30 March 2017

    It is a pleasure for us to have you John. It really makes the hard work part of our lives feel so worth it when we hear from you Rio has successfully imparted the Pura Vida we intended. Rio was created for people like you...More

    Reviewed 19 March 2017

    We stayed there 2 nights. Everything was perfect. Let's list some of the best points: 1. Superb place, beautiful cabins and surroundings. We had view on the mountain, with a big terrace, it was really lovely. Then you have the river, a pool and a...More

    Thank Frédéric G
    Response from RiochirripoLodge, Owner at Rio Chirripo Lodge & RetreatResponded 30 March 2017

    Wow, thank you so much, I love the itemized positive points! Like you I also look forward to starting the day with Rio's world famous breakfast. I hope you will visit again, it will be a pleasure to have you anytime.

    Reviewed 23 February 2017

    Thanks Ori for making our visit at your place so relaxing and friendly. You are a wonderful cook, and we loved waking up to eat the delicious breakfast you and your staff prepared. I also appreciated the mosquito netting around the bed at night so...More

    Thank klcurious
    Response from RiochirripoLodge, Owner at Rio Chirripo Lodge & RetreatResponded 30 March 2017

    Thank you so much for your kind review. So glad you got to enjoy Rio. You are family here. I've enjoyed being friends with Katrin all these years and watching Sebastian and Zion become amazing people. I also look forward to meeting you on your...More

    Reviewed 21 February 2017

    A Magical place. Great room, soothing sound of the river, beautiful views. So many flowers that the place feels like a paradise. An excellent and healthy food. There are trails inside the retreat. Oriana and Frank very nice and worm owners. We hope to return...More

    Thank annabaraniecki
    Response from RiochirripoLodge, Owner at Rio Chirripo Lodge & RetreatResponded 22 February 2017

    Thank you so much. I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with us. That's funny that auto correct made it say that we are worm owners, we did put some worms in our compost so I guess we are worm owners. Please come...More

    Reviewed 13 February 2017

    This was my first trip to Rio Chirripo Lodge but it won't be my last. Ori and Frank, the owners, have created an unforgettable mountain retreat. If you're truly looking to get away from it all- this is the place. Yes, there's wifi for those...More

    Thank Tony N
    Response from RiochirripoLodge, Owner at Rio Chirripo Lodge & RetreatResponded 14 February 2017

    Aww Tony, Thank you for your glowing review. Isn't it cool how we start out as strangers but end up as friends? We enjoyed all our times with you too and I hope we will have more good times together in the future.

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
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    • US$116 - US$158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
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    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Province of San Jose >
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    • San Gerardo
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    Joanne T
    24 April 2017|
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    Response from RiochirripoLodge | Property representative |
    Dear Joanne, The room rate only includes breakfast. So, tours for hiking & yoga classes involve separate charges. In regards to yoga classes we offer regular & private ones. Regular yoga classes are available on Mondays... More
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    Karen C
    31 October 2014|
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    Response from RiochirripoLodge | Property representative |
    Hello Karen, please check our website for rates. Trip advisor won't let me add our website, it's the name of the lodge. Links, contact information, and advertising are not permitted. If you have any questions or would like... More
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