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Rio Magnolia Nature Lodge

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Airport Transportation
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Reviewed 13 July 2015

I have been visiting Costa Rica every year since 1990 and Rio Magnolia Lodge is up there with the best, possibly the best. The place is well-appointed, very comfortable with excellent rooms, food, owners, staff, views, and interesting guests. It is a really restful place...More

Thank John N
Reviewed 7 July 2015

The Rio Magnolia was definitely a high point of our vacation. The drive in was a little scary as it had just began to rain so the roads were a little slippery. Four wheel drive is a must, but it is a beautiful trip! We...More

2  Thank Rennie F
Reviewed 2 July 2015

My husband and I spent the first couple of nights of our honeymoon here and it was the perfect start! John and Maureen were the most gracious and welcoming hosts. We got there a little late in the evening (and it gets dark very quickly...More

2  Thank Jules A
Reviewed 30 June 2015

We were lucky enough to have stayed at Rio Magnolia for 5 nights in June. Our stay was perfect from start to end. Very private and the perfect seclusion away from our everyday lives. The owners as well as the staff were all fantastic. We...More

1  Thank Sandy S
Reviewed 26 May 2015

I went to Rio Magnolia with my family for Christmas 2013. Although I was apprehensive about spending Christmas with people I didn't know, John and Maureen and their staff were very welcoming and kind. The hotel and facilities were well designed to give everyone privacy...More

3  Thank 60jackieg61
Response from RioMagnolia, Owner at Rio Magnolia Nature LodgeResponded 16 June 2015

Hope you and your daughters will come visit again! We really enjoyed spending Christmas with you. Love the Queen's mug! It has a special place on the shelf at the bar.

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Concierge
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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US$188 - US$248 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$188 - US$248 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Mikey94510
29 August 2016|
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Response from RioMagnolia | Property representative |
Lunch offers a small menu to choose from for $10/person. At 4 pm, enjoy complimentary coffee and tea with cakes or cookies. Since we are a small establishment, we are able to design our daily set dinner menus with the... More
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Korte Y
2 January 2015|
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Response from RioMagnolia | Property representative |
Hi Korte, In general in the city it is safe to drink the water but being your first time in Central America you may be safer with bottled water which is readily available. See you tomorrow!
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"All rooms were wonderful. Mono Congo up the hill just a bit and separate from Lodge."
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"El Cafetal was a very large room with walk-in shower, closet with de-humidifier, and an amazing view from the..."
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"Room tip: El Cielo is spacious, comfortable and the view from the over-hanging deck is amazing."
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"The ground floor room, El Cielo, is lovely and great for watching birds from your bed!"
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