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Costa Mesa, California
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Reviewed June 22, 2011

My wife and I and two teenager kids stayed here in 2003 and my son, now 21, and I went back in June 2011 because we had such a great experience the first time. The lodge is owned by the legendary Woody Dyer and operated by Bert Woodson. It is located on a bench above Punta Dominical. The road up... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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Reviewed June 18, 2011

Our trip to the Bella Vista lodge was wonderful! The lodge is charming, the rooms are elegant and comfortable, and our host, Bert, was fabulous. We savored great food and drink on the veranda as we enjoyed incredible views of the blue pacific. We were looking for quiet elegance & we found it at Bella Vista. The horseback trip to... More 

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  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bella Vista Lodge is perched 1200 feet above Dominical with panoramic Pacific coastal views of Manuel Antonio to the north and the Osa Peninsula to the south. There are 4 guest rooms with private baths in the Lodge as well as the dining deck. Cabins are also available equipped with small kitchens as well as private decks. A truly authentic Costa Rica experience! Horseback riding to Nauyaca Waterfalls, white-water rafting, surfing, sport fishing, hiking, zip lining, birdwatching, whale watching, scuba and snorkeling--all within minutes away. Restaurant by reservation only. Fresh ingredients are gathered at the local markets -- fresh, fresh, fresh. Groups welcome! Family reunions, weddings, photo, music, cooking, and art seminars, yoga/spa/massage, and birdwatchers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bella Vista Lodge

Address: Escaleras Road | Dominical Escaleras Al Frente de la Plaza de Futbol, Dominical 60504, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Dominical
Price Range: $220 - $282 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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Bella Vista Hotel Dominical
Bella Vista Lodge Costa Rica/Dominical
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“Cabin is quieter”
  • Geronimo and the Pacific
 of 5 bubbles JonSamNYC, Mar 29, 2013 | Read review
“All the accomodations are excellent, the pool is actually a waterfall just down the road, can't get much better than that!”
  • Bella Vista Lodge...paradise
  • sunsets at bella vista are like no other
 of 5 bubbles sliv1012, Mar 21, 2013 | Read review
“Be sure to rent a four wheel drive car for getting to the lodge and for your local adventures.”
 of 5 bubbles RCH-NJ, Mar 18, 2013 | Read review
“Up top in the community area, I'd say the Toucan room is your best bet. Down below in the cabins, I'd opt for the top unit if possible. Bottom cabin can be pretty noisy depending on who is upstairs.”
 of 5 bubbles tbooneus, Feb 22, 2013 | Read review
“of the cabins, downstairs is only one room. upstairs is 2 bedrooms. couples are fin downstairs but two couples will prefer upstairs. rooms in lodge are very nice, and for the price a great deal.”
  •                   from the lodge. cabin in foreground
  •                   in the tree a few feet from cabin porch
  •                   another amazing sunset at Bella Vista Lodge!
 of 5 bubbles BRnToronto, Feb 8, 2013 | Read review
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