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Bosque de Paz

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Bajos del Toro, Bajos del Toro, Costa Rica
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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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

My wife and I were only able to stay at Bosque de Paz two nights but were extremely satisfied with everything. The staff were friendly, personable and most accomodating. The meals were five star. Th rooms were clean, spacious and the stonework in the shower beautiful. We are planning our next birding trip to Costa Rica and a stay at... More 

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Humberto A, Director Comercial at Bosque de Paz, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your experience here on Tripadvisor. We are glad you had a pleasant stay and that our services, staff and facilities were of your liking. All of us, at Bosque de Paz, focus on making the clients’ stays a memorable event and we succeeded with you. We thank you again for your comment and we... More 

San Jose, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

This was my second visit to Bosque de Paz. It's still great. Beautiful grounds, beautiful spacious rooms, friendly, helpful staff, good food, loads of birds and other wildlife, a little river/stream, pretty plants and flowers. I love this place. Mmm, now I'm hungry, too, especially remembering the black bean soup. It does turn out, though, that if it rains hard... More 

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Humberto A, Director Comercial at Bosque de Paz, responded to this review

Dear Brent Thank you for your preference and also for sharing about your stay at Bosque de Paz, here on tripadvisor. We are sorry that during your stay a cold front was hitting the area, usually from the month of February onward the weather is very comfortable, nonetheless we offer extra blankets to our guests whenever they feel they need... More 

London
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

In the middle of nowhere and not signed from the main roads, Bosque de Paz is a small friendly hotel with very friendly and helpful staff. The room was very comfortable and spacious, and the hotel has several trails through the forest that surrounds it, as well an orchid trail which must be magnificent at the right time of year.... More 

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Humberto A, Director Comercial at Bosque de Paz, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your experience at our Hotel, here on Tripavisor. It is very important for us to hear from our clients, to see how their stays went and if there is anything we need to improve for future clients. We are glad you enjoyed our facilities and that the room assigned to you was of your... More 

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

I stayed three nights. My primary reason for staying at Bosque de Paz was the birds, especially hummingbirds. I am an avid photographer. Photographing hummingbirds requires several flashes, tripods, etc. The staff, especially Mario (the father) and Oskar, was very helpful. It was quite cool and rainy during my stay. Perhaps small electric heaters could be made available to guests.

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Humberto A, Director Comercial at Bosque de Paz, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for your comment on tripadvisor, is for us very important to know about our clients experiences, we see that you had a pleasant stay and that our facilities as our grounds were of your liking. Since we are a lodge in the mountains we offer the perfect gateaway for a relaxing weeking or for those who... More 

UK
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58 reviews 58 reviews
49 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

We spent our last three nights in Costa Rica at this wonderful lodge. Our room was spacious and very comfortable and surrounded by nature. All the staff were so friendly and helpful and the owner Frederico was very attentive and a dedicated conservationist who is doing a wonderful job preserving this little piece of paradise. The trails through the forest... More 

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Humberto A, Director Comercial at Bosque de Paz, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your review. It is very important for us to see that our clients had pleasant stays and that they could enjoy our grounds and facilities At Bosque de Paz, you will always find the best service and the best of experiences, while being able to be in touch with nature, in a relaxing environment Thank... More 

Seattle, Washington
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

This eco-lodge is serene and comfortable. Meals were filling and flavorful and the staff were sensitive to our dietary needs. The owner-manager as well as all the staff we encountered were gracious and helpful. The grounds around the lodge are attractive and provided good wildlife-watching and birdwatching even before we started on walks into the cloud forest. I want to... More 

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Humberto A, Director Comercial at Bosque de Paz, responded to this review

Dear Mark Thank you for reviewing us on Tripadvisor. It is of the utmost importance to hear what our clients think about our hotel; to see that they are happy with the service we provide and also that their experience was memorable. We are glad you had a great stay and that we helped make your stay better. On behalf... More 

Des Moines, IA
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

A unique experience in Costa Rica. The hotel has 12 rooms in the middle of the rain forest. We stayed there for two nights. The hospitality of the staff (Mario and Daniel) was excellent. We were served delicious home cooked meals. Our 8 year old son loved the food the most. It rained a lot while we were there, but... More 

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Humberto A, Director Comercial at Bosque de Paz, responded to this review

Dear Client Thank you for sharing your experience at our hotel on Tripadvisor. For us, it is of the outmost importance to hear about the clients’ stay, since it’s what drives us to be better and improve. We are so happy to see that your family enjoyed our facilities and that all our staff could help you with your requests.... More 

London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Stayed at Bosque de Paz with four friends. It was our first experience of Costa Rica & it did not disappoint. We arrived after midnight, following a very long flight. We were greeted by the very friendly Manager, Kenneth, he showed us to our rooms. He then provided us with much needed refreshments. The rooms were large, comfortable & rustic,... More 

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Humberto A, Director Comercial at Bosque de Paz, responded to this review

Dear Sharon, Thank you for your comment on Tripadvisor. There is no better way to describe a hotel than by the clients’ experiences and we can tell you enjoyed your stay . We take pride on our location and grounds. Our guests can feel in touch with nature, having a relaxing stay away from the city noise. Also, our staff... More 

isle of wight
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5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

We stayed Bosque de Paz lodge November 12 2014 for 2 nights at the start of our Costa Rica adventure, it was the perfect way to recover from the long fight from UK. We were made to feel so welcome by all the staff, the owner Fernando made us feel so at home we really did not wish to leave... More 

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Humberto A, Director Comercial at Bosque de Paz, responded to this review

Dear Jenny Thank you for sharing your experience on Tripadvisor. It is very important for us to hear from our clients and know about their stay at our hotel. Our goal is our clients’ satisfaction, helping make their stay relaxing while they are in touch with nature. From behalf of all our staff, we thank you and we hope to... More 

San Francisco, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I saw a sign at Bosque de Paz that read, where there is peace there is God. What a wonderful place and what superb attention and service. A unique, secluded location in a vast private reserve which we learned, is a natural corridor uniting two national Parks. The food was wonderful and their Orchid garden was phenomenal, especially the miniature... More 

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Humberto A, Director Comercial at Bosque de Paz, responded to this review

Dear Jacob, Thank you for your review. At Bosque de Paz, we aim to please our clients, and also make their stays memorable. Our hotel offers the best option to relax and have an experience with nature. We are happy that you had a great stay and that our facilities and services were to your liking. We thank you again... More 

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