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Novato, California
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I wish I had known before hand about the outrageous numbers of biting and stinging insects in the area. My wife and I were literally eaten alive. I left there today with with an unbelievable number of stings and bite. I stopped counting at 50. The resort itself is perfectly situated, close to the national park and loaded with amenities...

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eraydon
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

This is for the river tubing only. My children are strong swimmers, and we have all rafted Class 2 and 3 rapids before. We all surf, paddle board, and raft in the Pacific and in the Sierra Nevada. The river tubing was marketed as class 2 and 3. The day we were there they were Class 3 and 4. The...

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Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This little resort is very close to Liberia, and can be reached in under 45 minutes on paved roads from the Liberia airport. It comprises ~50 rooms in long, one-storey buildings loosely arranged around an open green area. There is a small but nice, secluded feeling swimming pool. There is one restaurant on site that is open for 3 meals...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a beautiful hotel tucked in a beautiful location with many fun things to do. Don't skip the thermal springs, absolutely wonderful! I will be back again for sure. Food was very good and the variety was plentiful.

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Nuneaton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is in one of the national parks in Costa Rica. We where there for two days of adventures. The rooms are basic but comfortable, the food we thought was expensive and not to our taste but we were there for a reason. The tours horse riding brilliant horses were so well behaved could have gone on for a...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 1 week ago

Shared a wall with a Costa Rica couple. They were quiet and well behaved. Good location to access the national park! However... Why did I not read between the lines and see this was a Disneyland like zoo. Not for me at all. Required to wear a bracelet? Why? I forfeited one of our nights and left one day early....

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Nj
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here two nights over Christmas and were relegated to two rooms adjacent to the horse stable, which becomes active and loud before dawn. We could spit on the horses from our rooms, which were comfortable and clean (the rooms that is), but as others have said, come with paper thin walls. Unless you like sleeping with horses and your...

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Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On the plus side: + thermal hot sping is included + Staff at check-in and - out very friendly and helpful + bed was big, high and comfortable + pillows were too high but we got lower ones upon request + clean and spacious room + Wifi worked in the room + TV with many channels + coffee making facility...

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited with the family (horse enthusiasts) and had a super time here. The cowboy for a day tour was a super feature. We literally spent most of the day in the saddle on beautiful trails on the property, navigating little streams and narrow single tracks but also racing trough large open spaces. We saw monkeys, ant eaters, birds and...

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Balham, London
Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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  • Breakfast included
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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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 

Additional Information about Hacienda Guachipelin

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: RM441 - RM865 (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 have 2 double beds.”
 of 5 bubbles TheBlum, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms in the 30s have the back end up against the corral.”
 of 5 bubbles dgree206, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Avoid the rooms by the stable.”
 of 5 bubbles scottg289, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
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