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    Rancho Naturalista

    1 Km este de Tuis de Turrialba | Tayutic, Turrialba 7150, Costa Rica
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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      2 adults
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          • Average2%
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          Free Internet
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Multilingual Staff
          Wheelchair Access
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          Private Balcony
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          Reviews (222)
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          51 - 55 of 222 reviews

          Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

          Rancho Naturalista is truly a paradise on earth. Lisa and Mario are an amazing couple, and are some of the most accommodating hosts I've ever met. I felt I could ask Mario anything at all about the region and he stood ready to help. The...More

          1  Thank Jamey B
          Response from TexasTicaCR, Manager at Rancho Naturalista

          Thanks to you and all your family coming to stay at Rancho Naturalista as we are sure there were many other places you could choose in Costa Rica. We are happy that the children got to do so many fun things. The Canyoning and the...More

          Reviewed 27 June 2016

          I can't say enough about this jewel of Costa Rica. This was a family vacation--grandparents with two families, 13 people total and it was effortless. The staff was friendly and wonderful. This is an owner run property, Lisa and Mario's hospitality and efficiency are evident...More

          1  Thank Dan M
          Response from TexasTicaCR, Manager at Rancho Naturalista

          Hello to you and all your family! It was great fun to have the whole family staying here so full of life and loving everything about Costa Rica. It was a very nice cultural exchange having all of the family involved in the community Soccer...More

          Reviewed 13 May 2016

          My husband had set up a birding trip (with other options as well) for ourselves and 7 friends. This was our first stop for 4 days and everyone was in awe. The accommodations were excellent as was the food served. Even our non-birder friends enjoyed...More

          1  Thank 1Val123
          Response from TexasTicaCR, Manager at Rancho Naturalista

          Sorry to be so late with a reply, I just wanted to thank you for taking the time to write us a beautiful review. We are super happy that you had such a good time while you were here, we hope you will be back...More

          Reviewed 2 May 2016

          My daughter and I stayed at Rancho Naturalista for 4 nights at the end of our first trip to Costa Rica. The accommodations were very comfortable and the food was delicious. We enjoyed hiking around the numerous trails on the property. We also hired Harry...More

          Thank kayakgirl2016
          Response from TexasTicaCR, Manager at Rancho Naturalista

          We are pleased that both you and your daughter had a great stay at Rancho Naturalista on your first trip to Costa Rica. The numerous trails on the property really are good for hiking and for birding. Although the hummingbird feeders had a variety of...More

          Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

          Awesome stay thanks to all the staff all the way up to the owners. Beautiful rooms. Beautiful veiws. Great food. and all around wonderful experience!! World class birding and wildlife viewing in a cool climate with a stress free environment. Will be back soon. Thank...More

          Thank David B
          Response from TexasTicaCR, Manager at Rancho Naturalista

          Thank you for the wonderful review! We are so happy that you really enjoyed your stay at Rancho Naturalista and we do hope to see you back again soon!

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          Awards & Recognition
          Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
          Certificate of Excellence
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Breakfast included
          • Room Service
          • Free Internet
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Room Service
          • Laundry Service
          • Breakfast Available
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          • Restaurant
          • Price range
          • US$125 - US$153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Suites
          • Number of rooms
          • 14
          • Location
          • Costa Rica >
          • Province of Cartago >
          • Turrialba
          • Also Known As
          • Rancho Naturalista Turrialba ,
          • Rancho Naturalista Hotel Turrialba
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Can you arrange a transfer from San Jose Hamton inn for my wife and me to Ranco Naturalista? We plan to come in February or March, maybe sooner if room available. We do not yet have a room reservation, muchas gracias. Dr. Robert Myhr
          23 November 2016|
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          Response from LisaErb_CR | Property representative |
          Hello sorry for the delay I didn't see your message! Yes we can arrange for a local taxi driver from our area who will pick you up at The Hampton Inn or any other hotel that you would like to be picked up from. He also will... More
          Suzanne R
          A question for serious bird photographers. I'm wondering if the birds you see are primarily in good light (meaning, you're able to get decent shutter speed with reasonable ISO), or do they tend to be in deep shadows - from the photos of the area, it does look like there is a lot of tree cover. Just thought I'd ask ahead of time. :)
          23 July 2016|
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          Response from Jamey B | Reviewed this property |
          I'm neither a photographer nor a serious bird enthusiast, but I can share the experience of my relatives who are both. Many of the birds we saw on our hikes from Rancho Naturalista were high in trees or on the outer... More
          Hello! Does anyone know if it is possible to visit the Ranch for a day trip without booking a room? We have sadly already booked our stay elsewhere and can't cancel. But I am a huge hummingbird lover and this sounds like a great place to see them without having to go out of our way to do it. If we can go for a day trip, do we need to book a guided tour or can we wander on our own? And is there a cost involved to do it on our own, if that's possible? We will of course have a meal there! Thanks!
          7 February 2015|
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          Response from LisaErb_CR | Property representative |
          The policy for guests who are wanting to birdwatch at Rancho Naturalista but are not staying at the lodge because the lodge is full or due to other factors is the following: You must contact us in advance to make a... More
          Room Tips
          "I am already booked room # 4 for my next year trip"
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          "I stayed in room 5 and loved it. Very comfortable and even had a little "sun room"."
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          "Quietest rooms are in a building separate from the main one."
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          "rooms opening out onto the upper deck were nicest...but can be noisy as one reviewer stated"
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