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    La Carolina Lodge

    San Miguel | Bijagua, Bijagua de Upala 21301, Costa Rica
    011 506 2466 6393
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    Traveler (279)
    Room & Suite (34)
    Dining (13)
    Overview
    • Excellent88%
    • Very good8%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
    Travelers talk about
    “the river” (108 reviews)
    “hot tub” (75 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Family Rooms
    Rooftop Bar
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    Special Offer: Free Horseback Ride!
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    Reviewed February 12, 2015

    This lodge, is a beautiful place in the forest. Wild birds everywhere. The staff are friendly Costa Ricans who love to please their visitors. They light the fire places and lit the candles which are all over the property.............From there you visit the Rio Celeste...More

    Thank Martie G
    Reviewed February 8, 2015

    It's my second time at La Carolina Lodge and it's still magic for me. You cannot compare this place to typical hotel as it's very remote and not necessarily easy to acces. Either way you come in it's 8 and up KM on dirt and...More

    1  Thank iogima
    Reviewed January 28, 2015

    We stopped by to see if we could stay here, but the inn was full. We met the owner Bill, and had a great conversation with him about what it is like to operate a finca in the highlands. He is enthusiastic and is raising...More

    Thank Katrinka007
    Reviewed January 13, 2015

    My wife and I, and my brother and his wife each rented a cabin here. As others have said, it is a "magical place" and we enjoyed our stay - and will likely go back again. A few minor concerns: 1) I checked the water...More

    Thank BillChuckS
    Reviewed January 12, 2015

    We stayed here 3 nights in the Colibri cabin and loved La Carolina. It is a great experience for those who want to "get away" from it all - there is no wifi or computer and they use very little electricity. You'll have some lamps...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • $110 - $130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 4
    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Alajuela >
    • Bijagua de Upala
    • Also Known As
    • La Carolina Hotel Province Of Guanacaste ,
    • Hotel La Carolina ,
    • La Carolina Lodge Costa Rica/Bijagua De Upala
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    Traveler (279)
    Room & Suite (34)
    Dining (13)
    Pool & Beach (9)
    Hotel & Grounds (220)
    Bathroom (3)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
    Business Center & Event Rooms (1)
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    Debi S
    December 13, 2017|
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    Response from Marc C | Reviewed this property |
    Yes! They have both and the water is hot!
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    cadkenzie
    August 10, 2017|
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    Response from JackBJack | Reviewed this property |
    I would ask them. We were with a guide who drove us everywhere. This place is a dream! Recommended: 3 nights ... it give you a chance to settle into the serenity.
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