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  • 30 Sep 2015
    “Pura Bliss at Bella Vista!”
  • 1 Apr 2015
    “Great canopy and Waterslide”
Escaleras Road Dominical Escaleras Al Frente de la Plaza de Futbol, Dominical 60504 Costa Rica See on map
Free Parking
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 30 September 2015

Bert is a lively and accommodating host. His food is delicious, and his stories are so entertaining. The people you meet here are one of a kind too! You share meals and stories together, and you can hang out in your private room. There are...More

Date of stay: October 2014
Thank CanadianTraveller888
Reviewed 1 April 2015

we spent one night at the Lodge it it a pretty nice place, the views and the peace and quiet (except for some guests) is quite a perfect combo, the food is a bit average but in abundance. The next morning we did the Canopy...More

Date of stay: March 2015
Thank SamGuate
Reviewed 9 April 2014

Came here with a group of five friends, rooms were simple, clean and had everything we needed. Bert made us good food. We didn't eat there all the time, ventured into town quite a bit, but Bert provided us with lots of entertainment, including a...More

Date of stay: December 2013
Thank Liza R
Reviewed 30 June 2013

We just returned from an unbelievable 10-day stay at Bella Vista Lodge and loved every minute of it! This was the perfect place to get away from it all and just chill. You will need to rent a small 4x4 to ford a small river...More

Date of stay: June 2013
Thank JJacobsFlorida
Reviewed 26 April 2013 via mobile

Only stayed for 1 night but we were impressed with how nice Bert & his staff were, how gorgeous the view was & how delicious dinner was, especially the strawberry pie for dessert! Unfortunately one of the poor dogs was agitated, itchy & stinky from...More

Date of stay: April 2013
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Bella Vista Lodge is perched 1200 feet above Dominical with panoramic Pacific coastal views of Manuel Antonio to the north and the Osa Peninsula to the south. There are 4 guest rooms with private baths in the Lodge as More well as the dining deck. Cabins are also available equipped with small kitchens as well as private decks. A truly authentic Costa Rica experience! Horseback riding to Nauyaca Waterfalls, white-water rafting, surfing, sport fishing, hiking, zip lining, birdwatching, whale watching, scuba and snorkeling--all within minutes away. Restaurant by reservation only. Fresh ingredients are gathered at the local markets -- fresh, fresh, fresh. Groups welcome! Family reunions, weddings, photo, music, cooking, and art seminars, yoga/spa/massage, and birdwatchers. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
Price range
US$45 - US$150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Bella Vista Hotel Dominical
Bella Vista Lodge Costa Rica/Dominical
Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Dominical
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
Price range
US$45 - US$150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Bella Vista Hotel Dominical
Bella Vista Lodge Costa Rica/Dominical
Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Dominical
Traveller (70)
Room & Suite (26)
Dining (5)
Pool & Beach (2)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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"Cabin is quieter"
29 Mar 2013
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"All the accomodations are excellent, the pool is actually a waterfall just down the road, can't get..."
21 Mar 2013
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"Be sure to rent a four wheel drive car for getting to the lodge and for your local adventures."
18 Mar 2013
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"Up top in the community area, I'd say the Toucan room is your best bet. Down below in the cabins,..."
22 Feb 2013
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