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Hacienda Guachipelin

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

You won't find a fancy bathroom, air conditioning or even a closet in your guest room, but you may find a herd of cows or horses in a corral a few feet away. The hotel's open-air restaurant features a hearty breakfast with regional specialties such as beans, rice and tortillas, and exceptional fresh fruit. Travelers accustomed to more amenities may...

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Balham, London
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Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed here as a family of four ( kids aged 8 & 10) whilst driving across Costa Rica in Dec 2017. This is definitely a place to stay and be active. It is not a chill out by the pool hotel- the pool is small, cold and shady, somewhere to have a quick cool off after an activity. It...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our stay at Hacienda Guachipelin. Our room was clean and comfortable. Nice pool and pool area for lounging. The staff were very friendly and helpful. They welcomed us with a complementary local drink while checking in. The food was average. We really enjoyed walking around the property. They has amazing trees and plants. We would definitely visit again.

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jose b, Manager at Hacienda Guachipelin, responded to this review

Thank you Larry L for your comments. We are glad that you enjoyed and we do hope to see you again soon. Pura Vida !!!!

Woking, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

A bumpy ride of about an hour and 20 minutes from the airport. In to the national park. We arrived to a welcome drink. We were allocated a room and wandered down the quiet path past a few chalet type places with a hammock and chairs outside each one, to find ours. Nice clean and functional. 2 double beds and...

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jose b, Manager at Hacienda Guachipelin, responded to this review

Thank you Caryl C for your comments. We are glad that you enjoyed the rum and the local beer at our bar. We hope to see you again soon. Pura Vida !!!

Fort Myers, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel and grounds is a working ranch, which was awesome! I made sure I mentioned as, have seen a couple negative reviews of people complaining of farm smell, sooo???. They have many horses, cattle, cattle dog (Charlie ) and other dog (Negrita I believe?) Our room was spacious, comfortable...loved the shampoo, conditioner, lotion mounted in the shower and above...

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jose b, Manager at Hacienda Guachipelin, responded to this review

Thank you Nikkida F for your comments. Charlie and Negra always make good friends with our guests. We are glad that you enjoyed our food, the freshly made juices. Also our amenities from RAW Botanicals,made in Costa Rica ... How nice to know that you had a great time at Adventure Tours . We hope to see you soon in...

Belgium
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pluspoints: - welcome drink - location close tot Rincon de la Vieja - possibility to do canopying in the canyon. This was a great experience. - mountain biking with a guide. This was fun! - location: view of the mountains - spacious room - food: good but nothing special (buffet + à la carte). Minuspoints: - rooms are really basic...

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jose b, Manager at Hacienda Guachipelin, responded to this review

Thank you for your review BelgiumVal. Sorry about the inconveniences that you experienced. We are glad that you enjoyed mountain biking and the canyoning tour. Our staff will take follow up on your observations. The management Hotel Hacienda Guachipelin

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First night stopover and an easy transfer to the hotel from Liberia airport. The local roads however were bumpy (not sure if that was our bus or the roads in general in Costa Rica). Rooms are very basic but adequate and as others have said the quality of the bathrooms and showers is not what you'd expect! Saying that, this...

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jose b, Manager at Hacienda Guachipelin, responded to this review

Thank you Jerry-HXO for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay at Guachipelin. Soory to hear about you being in some discomfort from the flight. Thanks for visiting Rincon de la Vieja Volcano. Pura Vida !!!

Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for one night at the start of our 7 day Thomson's Grand Tour. Due to a flight delay we didn't arrive til around 6.45pm but were welcomed with music and a drink which was a nice touch. Check in was easy even though there was 28 of us on the tour. Our room was a decent size...

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jose b, Manager at Hacienda Guachipelin, responded to this review

Thank you WayneJo6669 for your review on TripAdvisor. Our management has taken note of your observations. Unfortunately beer is Costa Rica goes for about the same price that you will find it here at Guachipelin, but hard liquor is cheaper. About the pool, it is cleaned on a daily basis, but the century old trees that are around it drop...

Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A perfect place to spend a few days in Costa Rica. Stayed here on the way back from Nicaragua for two nights and had an excellent time. We found the location absolutely beautiful, although you should rent a car to fully enjoy this location as it is connected to a national park. The hotel does offer shuttle service to most...

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jose b, Manager at Hacienda Guachipelin, responded to this review

Thank you meganlef5 for your comments. Thanks for your very detailed review. We are glad that you had a nice vacation at Guachipelin discovering the beauties of Rincon delaVieja Volcano. We hope to see you again in the near future. Pura Vida !!!!

Quepos, Costa Rica
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Room was spacious but lacked items literature said they had: Refrigerator, hairdryer, umbrellas. Bathroom very poorly designed. A shelf protruded so far over wash basin that you could not brush teeth or wash face without hitting your head! Door stop in middle of bathroom meant you stubbed your foot several times before getting used to it. Room close to stables...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hacienda Guachipelin is a comfortable hotel with 54 rooms, each with private bathroom and hot water. The best Costa Rican ecotourism lodge for adventure travel and nature lovers, located at the entrance of Rincon de la Vieja Volcano National Park. This is the most visited National Park in Guanacaste. For the adventurer, there are many activities like horseback riding, the Canyon canopy tour, Rio Negro Tubing, canyoneering, bird watching, as well as trekking to the crater of Rincon de la Vieja Volcano. Free transportation to the National Park and the hot springs. ... more   less 

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Address: Parque Nacional Rincon de la Vieja, Rincon de La Vieja 208-5010, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Rincon de La Vieja
Price Range: RM290 - RM765 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hacienda Guachipelin 3*
Number of rooms: 54
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“All rooms similar. There are steps and some rooms quite a trek”
  • along the path to the room
CarylC_12, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“Our room was very quiet , as it was away from the main stables where cows were very vocal in the am.”
NikkidaF, 14 May 2017 | Read review
“Away from the stables if you do not enjoy smell of manure. I would not stay here again for various reasons but not the smell of manure.”
omcrwb, 29 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We always ask for rooms away from the horse stables”
tizocs2016, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“better to be a little ways from the stables”
L6953YVpaull, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
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