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Rio Celeste Hideaway Hotel

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Beacon, New York
Reviewed 3 September 2013

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay here. The space was clean, luxurious and the people very friendly. I highly recommend going off the resort to La Amistad for lunch! There are lots of things to do around this area, and behind the hotel is the most beautiful river.

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Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin
Reviewed 2 September 2013

Our recent visit to the Rio Celeste hideaway was August 31-September 1, 2013. The hotel website states that the hotel is a 3.5 hour drive from the San Jose airport. We drove this route to and from the hotel. It took us a minimum of 5 to 5 1/2 hours each time. When speaking with other guests, they too drove...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 25 August 2013

This hotel was my favourite stop in Costa Rica. Even if you don't take the short route to get to the hotel (which is only for 4WD vehicles) you still need to travel on a few km's of unpaved dirt road from the main road to get to the hotel. In my mind, the journey is half the fun, and...

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Reviewed 15 August 2013

One of the best hotels in the area, consider you will be staying in a National Park area and the roads are terrible (which add to the adventure feeling). It has its own track to the Celeste River and the staff is very attentive. If visiting the Celeste River its the place to stay. If you like rapids ask for...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 6 August 2013

4x4 and GPS highly recommended to get to this hideaway, and take the Upala route! Love that it feels like the blue river is in your backyard and you can swim in it (at your own risk). The staff was super friendly and service was wonderful.

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San Jose, Costa Rica
Reviewed 5 August 2013

I went to this place with a couple of friends; we paid for a ‘Casita’ since it has two double beds where we were all comfortable. I would try to express the great experience we had on a couple of concrete words: 1- Service (Personnel), I have never being treated best than in this Hotel, not only by the marvelous...

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Alajuela, Costa Rica
Reviewed 25 July 2013

My husband and I spent our honeymoon at Rio Celeste Hideaway and it truly was just as beautiful as what the pictures show (if not more!). Not only are the views and the rooms beautiful but the food and the staff are just a delight. This is truly a magical place and I would recommend it highly.

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Reviewed 9 July 2013

Been around a while, seen a lot of places, resorts, hotels, up and down the scale from cheap to expensive, and though I am not a rich girl I felt like queen for a day at this place. The actual room is an experience onto itself. Really worth the money and the arduous trip. romantic, luxurious, inviting and excellent

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Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 1 July 2013

If it wasn't for the food I would give this hotel a 5. The rooms were amazing with both an indoor and outdoor shower. The furniture in the rooms as well as the lounge and restaurant area made me feel like I was in Bali. There is an outdoor patio surrounded by trees giving you privacy. The landscaping surrounding the...

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Vernon, Canada
Reviewed 1 July 2013

We were on our first trip to Costa Rica, and within days we were deviating from our gameplan. We had stopped in a lovely coffee house in La Fortuna,( called My Coffee ) and the young gentleman there recommended Rio Celeste as a must see. After a 20 km drive down a typically Costa Rican backroad we came upon the...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Parking
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rio Celeste Hideaway is a boutique, gourmet and ecologically orientated hotel. It provides a world of comfort and style surrounded by an untouched natural paradise. This hidden hotel is located in the middle of the Rainforest adjacent to the Tenorio Volcano National Park where the amazing Rio Celeste lies. Surrounded by lush tropical rainforest, each one of its 26 spacious casitas (bungalows) provides an exclusive retreat in which guests can relax amidst the breathtaking rainforest. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rio Celeste Hideaway Hotel

Address: La Paz de Rio Celeste | 1 kilometer southeast of the Tenorio Volcano National Park., Tenorio Volcano National Park 21304, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Tenorio Volcano National Park
Price Range: £132 - £304 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Rio Celeste Hideaway Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 26
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“All rooms the same sited around the Pool”
 of 5 bubbles alanh88, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Casita 7 had a excellent privacy (better than others) and was a King”
  • Private deck in casita #7
  • Private deck in casita #7
 of 5 bubbles RiverRover, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Maybe away from the pool area unless you want to hear music all day.”
 of 5 bubbles SSstpmsp, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms away from the pool, restaurant & bar are quieter, and worth the longer walk. is .”
 of 5 bubbles pauly940, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“if you what to charge electronic device while out of room, you need to find the outlet that stays powered up with the card removed.”
 of 5 bubbles 295edwarda, 10 Dec 2016 | Read review
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