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Hotel Rio Perlas Spa, Resort & Casino

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Valle de Orosi, Cartago 95-7100, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Beautiful nature resort in mountains of Costa Rica 25 miles from San Jose near original capital.Great hot pool feed by spring waters. Wonderful personal and restaurant. Drove thru beautiful small Tico towns and found fishing camp where we caught our trout & it was cooked for the best meal of my vacation.

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Costa Rica
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75 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Although the property is away from worldly noises, the isolation makes communications very difficult. Mobile phones do not get signal, the internet service provided by the hotel is poor and unstable. The rooms are comfortable but difficult to work. The food in the restaurant although it tastes well, the portions of the different dishes are too small.In addition, the location... More

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014 via mobile

Wonderful place, rooms clean, nice pool, but a very bad service at restaurant and the quality of food is not good enough for a hotel restaurant. Breakfast menu is very limited, is not a buffet is only one option, and the quality is not the better. Price versus value at restaurant is not fair enough, you can go a local... More

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

The setting of Hotel Rio Perlas is wonderful. If you are the kind of person who likes to sit in your hotel room and watch TV and answer email, then this is not the place for you. To get out and hike the trails through the seemingly virgin forest/jungle makes for an unforgettable experience. We enjoyed the comfort of the... More

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Nuestros clientes son nuestro complemente perfecto para que nuestro Hotel irradie esa magía natural que solo nuestra naturaleza nos pueda... More

Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

When I first saw the resort it took my breath away, the website doesn't do it justice. The landscape, the spanish style suits, the pools, and trails--absolutely gorgeous. You can wake up in the morning and hear exotic birds singing while you drink your coffee, it is so tranquil and calming. We loved it. We stayed in the suites they... More

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Nos complace mucho saber que cumplimos con sus espectativas, comentarios como estos nos instan a seguir mejorando día a día.... More

London, United Kingdom
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28 hotel reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

This hotel consists of a lot of huts, some duplex, many individual, strung out on paths on a very long river valley. The valley is so steep that there is no path at the river itself. Cars are not allowed - they take you from the check in, by the entrance, and car park to your room, by golf buggy,... More

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

This was a one night romantic getaway for us; we did enjoy it a lot. We MUST say the service, the staff was remarkable, and workers are really friendly and willing to help very nice happy staff that made us feel welcome from the moment we entered. The Grounds are beautiful, gardens are very well kept, magic scenery, very green,... More

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

We went on a romantic gateway to Hotel Río Perlas. We rented a junior suite wanting to get some privacy and quiet time. But the walls were so thin that we could hear our neighbors, who to our misfortune were way too noisy. We expected to hear nature’s sounds, not other people´s TV and family problems!!! It does not definitely... More

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

Our family stayed here 2 nights/3 days. We had an incredible experience, very clean rooms, friendly staff, food was great for $15 on average. Very accessible from San Jose, we had lots of fun observing the nature, the trails, the fish, birds, swimming in the near-by river, and hanging around the pool. The warm pool was great because the weather... More

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Atlanta, GA
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

We stayed here for 2 nights, and I would agree with the sentiment that this is not a 5-star property. That said, the price we paid was around $100 for a private cabin, so not a bad value. Pros: Very quiet & secluded, nice pools and an OK spa (again, not 5-star, but not pricey, either). Decent restaurant; no James... More

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Address: Valle de Orosi, Cartago 95-7100, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Cartago > Cartago
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Rio Perlas Spa, Resort & Casino 3.5*
Number of rooms: 69
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