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    Rio Chirripo Lodge & Retreat

    | 50 Meters North of the Cemetery, Canaan de Rivas, San Gerardo, Chirripo National Park 11904, Costa Rica
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    1 - 5 of 139 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We booked this hotel for the last part of our trip and we are so glad we did! The staff were extremely helpful and attentive (especially Marco) and we even got offered an upgrade to an amazing room with private balcony and kitchenette. The beds...More

    Thank Michelangelo_Sol
    Reviewed September 19, 2017

    My husband and I stayed at the Rio Chirripo Lodge for 4 nights at the end of August/beginning of Sept. What a gorgeous setting! The flowers and landscaping are incredible! The food was wonderful. Our room (the Guanacaste Suite) was beautiful and had everything we...More

    Thank carolkayaks
    Response from RiochirripoLodge, Owner at Rio Chirripo Lodge & RetreatResponded September 20, 2017

    Thank you! It was our pleasure to have you stay with us. I'm happy to know that you liked our little town. We have been so fortunate that our village has developed in such a nice way, to me it seems that every year it...More

    Reviewed July 21, 2017 via mobile

    The area is simply amazing and the place couldn't be nicer. The owners are really special and so is the rest of their staff. The perfect place to relax. Our room was next to the river and the sound of it is indescribable. I still...More

    Thank milenaov
    Response from RiochirripoLodge, Owner at Rio Chirripo Lodge & RetreatResponded July 23, 2017

    It was a great pleasure to meet you and have you stay with us. Your review makes us feel very appreciated, thank you! Staying at Rio Chirripo Lodge before and after the trip to the top of Chirripo is a nice way to experience the...More

    Reviewed June 26, 2017

    Had a fantastic stay at Rio Chirripo. The place is lovely and in an amazing setting with fantastic scenery all around. The property and accommodation is well designed and has a great feel to it. Frank and Oriana were great hosts and very helpful in...More

    Thank Clairemoutrie
    Response from RiochirripoLodge, Owner at Rio Chirripo Lodge & RetreatResponded July 5, 2017

    Thank you, it was great having you. I'm glad you enjoyed your Chirripo Mountain adventure.

    Reviewed May 29, 2017 via mobile

    This was our favorite place in Costa Rica. Frank and Ori are great hosts and have a wonderful place near many places to hike. Our room had a balcony that opened up to the rain forest with views up into the hills. The pool and...More

    Thank MNgopherskier
    Response from RiochirripoLodge, Owner at Rio Chirripo Lodge & RetreatResponded May 31, 2017

    Wow, I'm so pleased that Rio Chirripo Lodge was your favorite place in Costa Rica. It (and we) will be waiting for you whenever you return.

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    • Chirripo National Park >
    • San Gerardo
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    Joanne T
    April 24, 2017|
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    Response from RiochirripoLodge | Property representative |
    Dear Joanne, The room rate only includes breakfast. So, tours for hiking & yoga classes involve separate charges. In regards to yoga classes we offer regular & private ones. Regular yoga classes are available on Mondays... More
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    Karen C
    October 30, 2014|
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    Response from RiochirripoLodge | Property representative |
    Hello Karen, please check our website for rates. Trip advisor won't let me add our website, it's the name of the lodge. Links, contact information, and advertising are not permitted. If you have any questions or would like... More
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    "The Guanacaste Suite was incredible!"
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    "Guanacaste Suite was HUGE and has a great view."
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