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Finca Rosa Blanca Coffee Plantation Resort

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Finca Rosa Blanca Coffee Plantation Resort is a world-class 14 room resort located in the middle of an organic shade-grown coffee plantation with lush colorful gardens and awe inspiring views of the Central Valley below. The recipient of many awards for being a global leader in responsible tourism and luxury, Finca Rosa Blanca Coffee Plantation and Inn is the perfect choice for discerning and knowledgeable travelers who want to be surrounded by beautiful coffee fields while nestled in a cozy world famous hotel awarded with the highest levels of certified sustainability. Finca Rosa Blanca Coffee Plantation Resort is one of the "National Geographic Unique Lodges of the World"
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Pros: Beautiful views in an intimate setting. Charming well-appointed unique rooms with great character. The hiking tour of the coffee plantation by Ulises is fun, informative and very worthwhile. Cons: The surrounding area is rough. The resort is behind gates with good
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Highly recommend staying at Finca Rosa Blanca, the architecture and decor of the accommodation are beautifully unique. Great service and good food in the restaurant. FRB is a very tranquil place set amongst a forest, yet so close to San Jose. We stayed for 2 nights in the room
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Response from ElGrandote, Owner at Finca Rosa Blanca Coffee Plantation Resort
Responded 3 Apr 2018
Dear LauraMaeD; Thank you for the nice comments! You mentioned all the things that we are always striving to do and to improve. Of course, our small hotel is not just about service and quality it is also about a sense of place, about art and architecture and the quality of the experiences in the restaurant. Having fresh food which is produced locally and organic when possible (if the quality is there) are factors that drive our "farm to fork" idea. Right now we are working with our friend and colleague, the famous Costa Rican Chef, José Pablo Gonzalez (owner of the amazing Al Merkat restaurant) to find new ways of using all of our abundant foods found on our organic farm and making sure it is of the highest quality, fresh and local and of course, DELICIOUS: whether it is a freshly caught Tuna steak, plantain ceviche, freshly sliced chip platter (with plantain, yuca, potato and camote chips all grown on our farm). And speaking of our coffee and tour, we also offer a "Coffe Connoisseur's Menu" for dishes prepared using our organic coffee. Thanks again for the nice review and we hope to see you here next time with new surprises and we'll take you on more of our activities for you to try.
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This was the perfect option for our last night and day in CR. We stayed in the separate house Ciel (the sky) and there we were - peacefully under the sky but only 30 min from the airport. A restaurant with ecellent food for our farewell dinner. Pleasant climate after hot days
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The hotel is only a short drive away from the airport which was very welcome after an 11 hour flight and 1 hour getting through baggage reclaim and immigration. The hotel itself has been beautifully designed, very reminiscent of the Gaudi buildings in Barcelona. Our room was
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Nicely located above San Jose. Use Manelo as guide to volcano. And Ulysses as cSuper. But took forever to get meals Ain restaurant. And strong smell of insecticide outside our door the first day. Good food but service not at all good. Rooms well appointed and nice pool. But
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Magnificent views of the Central Valley from your private deck
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Hi! Do you honor a particular room request upon booking if available?
If it is available, they will honor the request. All the rooms are unique and fantastic so any of them are really great
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Hello - please could you tell me if robes are provided in the rooms?
Hello Travllingman51... Yes, we have robes and slippers in every room. I hope we will meet when you come and visit our coffee paradise.
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Hola 9Wattsy10 We have all kinds of visitors to Finca Rosa Blanca, including single women, single men, couples, families, business people and adventure travellers. I am sure we can accommodate your every need and you will meet interesting people who are drawn to a place like our small hotel/coffee plantation. It is very tranquil and visually beautiful here (we consider our resort a work of art), but we offer a lot of different tours when one wants to get out a bit: cultural tours, culinary& chocolate tours, hiking in the cloud forest, volcanoes and so much more. And our chef, Gustavo \Alvarado is really amazing and uses all of our greenhouse "farm to fork" idea of slow food, with lots of creative dishes using Costa Rican ingredients. Please check out our web page and you can read in more detail about who we are- a family owned (3 generations) experience. Saludos Glenn- Owner
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Is there air conditioning in the rooms?
Hola- We do not have air conditioning, it unnecessary as we are in a very temperate climate; 80 degrees during the days and very cool at night. We are located at 4000 feet above sea level and the climate in our area has been named by National Geographic as the best in the world. If you are in the sun, for example at the pool, it can v=be quite warm and great for tanning, but in the shade there are cool breezes and it is extremely nice and comfortable weather. In the evenings in the restaurant we have a fireplace for the coolest nights. I hope wee see you here soon!
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hi, how long is the drive (early morning) to SJO airport?
We are only about 20 minutes from the airport- it is an easy and straightforward trip to the airport. Anything else we can help you with?
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"Villas are absolutely worth it!"
"El Cielo Master Suite. No doubt."
"they are all good !"
"All the rooms are unique and special in their own way"
"We stayed on the ground floor would suspect better views from higher rooms"
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PRICE RANGE
US$312 - US$584 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
finca rosa blanca coffee plantation hotel santa barbarafinca rosa blanca coffee plantation and inncountry inn heredia
LOCATION
Costa RicaProvince of HerediaSanta Barbara
NUMBER OF ROOMS
14
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