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Cataratas Bijagua Lodge

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Bijagua | Costa Rica, Bijagua de Upala 1000, 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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nosara
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Stayed one night, loved the touch of the mosquito nets though not necessary or efficient. Hot water was turn on right away by the person who checked us in. Bathroom was very spacious, clean. Food in the restaurant was decent. Did the night walk from the hotel, priced reasonably and very interesting. Only a couple of minute drive to the... More 

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athens
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

This is a rustic place, which is family-run and serves as a good base for visits to Rio celeste, the Tenorio and Miravalles volcanoes, and the general area which is not exactly on the main tourist trail. Expect nature and quiet, but not luxury. The lodge is at the end of a 2-kms dirt track, which is not rough at... More 

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Sutton, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

I loved waking to feel a mild breeze on my face and hearing the first birds singing as the forest came alive. Our cabin had solid and screened sections of the walls so it felt private yet intimately a part of the outside. The cabins were simple and rustic but tasteful and clean. The grounds were planted with beautiful flowering... More 

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Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

We arrived at Cataratas Bijagua Lodge after a long day of traveling to Liberia airport and then a 1 1/4 hour drive from the airport to the lodge. We were given a warm greeting by Carla and shown to our cabin. I knew immediately that I would love this place-- the grounds are absolutely beautiful. Our cabin was rustic but... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

This place has great potential however the owners don't leverage it . First night we suffered from cold water till we read some tips in trip advisor on how to keep the water hot. The cabins are small made of wood . The outdoor looks great and there is a nice trial next to a river close by and free... More 

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Wallingford, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

My husband and I stayed three nights in early May. This is a lovely property set back a bumpy six-minute ride off the main road. The family running the lodge was polite and helpful in arranging tours and taxis. The cabin itself was quite nice for a basic cabin. Screened windows, a fan, and a private bathroom. We had read... More 

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

A very kind family is running this nature preserving lodge. I had expected to find a primitive hotel here on the slopes of the volcano Miravelles, however our rooms were comfortable, clean and big, hot water was running. Our hosts were so kind and helpful - Carla speaks much better English than she thinks, which was great since our Spanish... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

Beautiful resort/lodges, clean big rooms, comfy beds, hot water, quite place, friendly staff. WI-fi unfortunately only in common area. Staff was very helpful - gave us good advice. Rio Celeste is really must seen in CR!

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Westport, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

We stayed 5 nights. Loved the place and people. We were looking for someplace quiet, yet accessible to many sights. We found it. First, Bijagua is small. The area is not a tourist destination....yet. Most people there don't speak English, so some basic Spanish is helpful. They are patient, though. There are no gas stations. There is a grocery store.... More 

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

Nice gardens, friendly staff (but no english), clean spacious room. We even had house-cleaning. The owner went out of her way to get us hot-chocolate (as we don't drink tea or coffee). Spectacular bird life, hydro-electricity and a nice river to look at. We stayed an extra night because we liked the place a lot. Minor negatives: shower was temperamental,... More 

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