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Hotel Rio Perlas Spa, Resort & Casino

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
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Salem, Massachusetts
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed at Rio Perlas 4/14-4/18. The resort has gorgeous landscaping. The surrounding trails provided very relaxing walks. We stayed in room 138. It was clean and the bathroom worked well. The staff is wonderful! This is a great place if you want to escape and relax.

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Crosby, Texas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I arrived on April 1, it took us 3 hours to drive from San Jose airport because internet map sent us in another direction. We stayed in one of the cabins. I did not realize that each cabin was 2 rooms put together. 2 of the nights we had families in the attached room and they were... More 

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San José, San Jose, Costa Rica
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

This is a very quiet place to relax and enjoy with a family. PROs - Food > Cesar salad 9/10, Tomato soup 9/10, Fish (fried / fusion ) 8/10 and desserts 7/10 - Security > safety box on the room, ticket requested to leave the hotel - Pool > water temperature is good - Recommended for couples and families with... More 

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Belleville, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

This resort has poor food, weak to absent WiFi, dilapidated bath rooms, only like warm water to shower, the swimming pools are out-of-order except for the "hot" spring pool, that was luke warm. On the positive side: Very friendly and helpful staff, property is surrounded by stunningly beautiful and well maintained gardens, has a creek, water falls, lakes with trouts.... More 

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Heredia, Costa Rica
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8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

I spent a day with my GF's family at the weekend. It is a really nice place, it has a river going through it, and there is a lot of flora. Food was ok, it is neighter the best nor the worst. Supoustly the hotel has a hot spring water pool, however it wasn't hot enough but warm (colder than... More 

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Costa Rica
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

The only thing five star here is the nature surrounding this place. We left our cell phone in the courtesy car. It was stolen. Our last day we forgot a couple of items in our room. Gone, supposedly they grew legs and left on their own. the decor of the suites, could compare to a cheap motel. Don't expect much... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We stayed there in August for 1 night, we got a Yuplon. The room was large, and private. The food was delicious. In the other hand the hotel needs maintenance. The cold water pool was not working, it was a shame because it's a large pool. So, everybody on that weekend were on the hot water pool, which is not... More 

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Miami Florida
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

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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91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

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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