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Bajos del Toro, Bajos del Toro, Costa Rica
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Bosque de Paz
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Bosque de Paz - the peace wood - is reached along great sweeping switchbacks, occasionally unmade, and over some hair-raising bridges across deep ravines. It's a tiny hotel set in perfectly groomed gardens surrounded by cloud forest. It's a haven for wild animals and humans alike. We were greeted by Kenneth, Bosque de Paz's elfin manager who doubles up as... More

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colorado springs
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Great food, lovely people, hummingbirds and wildlife. We liked the hikes in the jungle, and the garden has a great variety. It is easy to get around the lodge, photographing was wonderful. Can't go wrong staying here.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Very comfortable and attractive small stone property beside a stream in a privately owned ecological forest reserve. We were the only guests for much of our two night stay; they usually take birding and photography groups. We were made very welcome by all the staff. The owners were not present but the very knowledgeable young bird guide Kenneth was an... More

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Nor Cal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Bosque De Paz is a hidden Gem. Frederico the owner is a super nice and attentive host. Beautiful hiking trails and the hummingbirds are truly amazing! Can bit a little chilly at night, so be sure to bring a fleece or sweatshirt.

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

Only Ten elegant rooms and great food made this one of my favorite stays. The trails are awesome and I was Sad I only stayed two nights. If I return to Costa Rica, I would stay longer. It is one of the few places you can see a Paca. Wish I were there now.

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Arvada, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

Our family had a wonderful experience at Bosque de Paz. The owner and staff went out of their way to make our stay a special experience for our son. We enjoyed guided hikes within the expansive property as well as a tour of the orchid garden. The lodge has a limited number of rooms which lends to a quite, peaceful,... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

We came here to photograph the great waterfall at Bajos del Toro and we were not disappointed. You will need a car to drive to it. The resort has another frequently photographed waterfall on its trails and jungle scenes from its property are frequently published. The casual tourist will find it to be relatively expensive and lacking in some amenities.... More

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Tivoli, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

This was our third trip to Bosque de Paz, so we knew what to expect. Warm welcoming hosts, Fredrico and Vanessa, expert guide, Kenneth and peace and quiet. Great Birds! Trail to falls needs more distance signs, but it is beautiful hike.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

We had a lovely stay for two nights at this remote and peaceful lodge, To enjoy your stay here you need to enjoy peace and quite and the tranquillity of being away from everything. A lot of guests seemed to be bird watchers or bird photographers. The owners have done a great job of building a great variety of forest... More

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Cambridge, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

We recently spent a week in this amazing place and I feel as if my heart and soul have been renewed. If you want to slow down, connect with nature and be treated like family... this is the place you need to be. We hiked the incredible trails. Each one is unique and well planned... an environmentalists dream world! We... More

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Address: Bajos del Toro, Bajos del Toro, Costa Rica
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Location: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Bajos del Toro
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