Where to Sleep & Eat in Rincon de La Vieja Volcano?

Where to Sleep & Eat in Rincon de La Vieja Volcano?

Rancho Curubanda Lodge Ph + (506) 2665-0374 / Ph + (506) 2665-0375/ Ph + (506) (506) 8369-8563. E-mail: info@rancho-curubande.com www.rancho-curubande.com. Located 5 North km, first entrance to the Park National. Has rooms, villages and cabins equipped with private bathroom with hot water, conditioned air, singular/ double/ Standard triple/ village/ cabin 40/ 45/ 60 US$/ 75/ 80/ 85 US$/ 28/ 32/ 60 US$ breakfast included. 

Cañon de la Vieja Lodge Ph + (506) 2665-5919 / Ph + (506) 200-0346. Ph + (506) (506) 8381-6054. E-mail: canonlodge@gmail.com. Located of the Burger King of Liberia 5 Kilómetros Norte and 3 Kilómetros Noroeste in route to the Park National. Has 48 rooms with private bathroom, hot water, conditioned air, double 63 US$; breakfast included. Have two restaurants one in the swimming pool with Jacuzzi “Water Bar”, and the other one near the River is the main one. Offers typical foods, office, national and foreign liquors, beers, milk shakes. They also carry out tours of Rafting on the River of the Canyon of the Colorrado.Canopy tour, horse back. Has a small Spa. They accept credit cards. Speak Spanish and English. 

Posada El Encuentro Lodge  Ph + (506) 8848-0616. E-mail: encuentrocr@gmail.com www.posadaencu.com. Has with 6 rooms, fan, private bathroom with hot water, is three rooms inside the building Suite 85 US$ and the other ones are out mini-suites 65 US$ and a mini – apartments 95 US$ where they can make comfortable 6 people. They include breakfast, parking, segurity, restaurant service with breakfast, lunch and Gourmet has dinner for the guest’s type. Has bar, swimming pool, terrace with view from the airport of Liberia until the Volcán Rincón de la Vieja. They organize tour to the Volcán Rincón de la Vieja, Park Santa Rosa, and Termomanía. 

Hotel de Montaña Sol & Luna Lodge Ph + (506) 2666 – 8124 / Ph + (506) 2665-4842, Ph + (506) 8387-0704. E-mail: solylunalodge@hotmail.com. Located the town of Curubandé, in route to the Volcán. Offers 5 rooms with with private bathroom, hot water, and fan, hangers for the clothes, table and seats. There is a room for 3 people 40 US$ and another for 12 people 100 US$. Their restaurant – bar offers breakfast, lunch and dinner with typical foods. Price from 4/ 7 US$. National and foreign Liquors, beers, gassy, milk shakes of fruits, TV with 52 DirecTV, mini – souvenir room, campig area for 200 people with 3 bathrooms and 3 sanitary, 10 US$ for person. Plaza natural futball 5, mountainbike, parking, segurity. Speak Spanish and English. (In the town of Curubandé Located lodging, restaurant, soda, 2 bars, church, 2 groceries and a public telephone). 

Casa Rural Aroma de Campo Bed & Breakfast Ph + (506) 2665 – 0008 / Ph + (506) 8830- 1821/ Ph + (506) 2665-0011. E-mail: info@aromadecampo.com www.aromadecampo.com. Located 2 km east and North 300 meters of the church of the Town of Curubandé. Have 4 rooms with private bathroom, hot water, fan, bed Queen, bathroom, and table. There are some with double bed and cabins. Prices individual room/ double/ triple 47/ 58/ 79 US$, includes taxes. Children of 4 to 9 years 12 US$. 

Hacienda Lodge Guachipelín Ph + (506) 2442-2818, Ph + (506) 2666-8075, Cellular Ph + (506) 8384-2049, Ph + (506) 2442-1910. E-mail: info@guachipelin.com www.guachipelin.com. Single/ double/ triple 46/ 67/ 85 US$; children younger than 10 years of age pay 13 US$. Tariffs include breakfast. The lodge has land with an extension of more than 1.200 hectares; an area of primary rainforest, some secondary and a cattle ranch. There are forty cabins available with private bathrooms and hot water with a fan and a terrace. The restaurant offers breakfast and lunch to take out for 6 US$; a full lunch or dinner is 13 US$. A large and rustic stable functions as a lobby, bar and living room, you will find the swimming pool behind the stable. There is a canopy tour that is called Kazm Canyon, and is unique as it is the only canopy that travels through a rocky canyon. To get here you will need to climb a little; the guides have a lot of experience and are very safety conscious. The excursion costs 45/ 35/ 25 US$ for adults/ children between 13 and 17 years. The horseback excursion to different destinations costs between 15 and 80 US$, as well as 6 US$ to enter the park. A tour called A day of adventure, combines the Kazm Canyon with a horseback ride and lunch that costs 70/ 65/ 60 US$, as well as the entry fee to the protected area. There are also guided walks and bicycle rides upon request. The establishment provides round trip transportation to and from Liberia for 27 US$ per person. They also organize three day and two night trips from San José for 287 US$ per person, that includes transport, food, accommodation, the Kazm Canyon tour and two horse rides. Tours to the river (tubing) begins with a horseback ride down to the Rió negro and it is there where the tubing tour begins, on III and IV grade rapids, prices are  45/ 35/ 25 US$. The hot springs and shallow volcanic mud pool: Are located 3 Km from the hotel. Surrounded by forest and the Rio Colorado. You can rub on some volcanic mud; use the sauna, the warm and the cold pools. The water and the mud have healing properties, horse ride for 30 US$ and the walk is 15 US$.

Rincon de la Vieja Lodge Ph + (506) 200-0238, Ph + (506) 2666 – 2441.             E-mail: rinconde laviejalodge@gmail.com www.rincondelaviejalodge.net. Located 5 North km and 22 km east of national Park. It is the nearest to the Volcán Rincón de la Vieja. Has 29 rooms with private bathroom, hot water, fan. Prices from 58/ 76 US$. Also individual 11 rustic cabins/ double 85/ 95 US$. Offers bar – restaurant, tour to horse, thermal, walks, with more than 250 hectares to enjoy the ecology of the area.  Internet Wireless 

Bar Restaurant the Mirador Ph + (506) 2665-6055. Located in the town of Buena Vista. Open from 04:00 p.m to 10:00 p.m, everyday. They offer typical, casado foods, seafood, drinks. Has a good view to Cañas Dulce and the International airport of Liberia. 

Buenavista Lodge Ph + (506) 2690-1414 / Ph + (506)  2661-8156. E-mail: info@buenavistalodgecr.com www.buenavistalodgecr.com. Located on to road that passes by Sweet Canes, it is situated on land of lives than 1.800 hectares. Sail / double / triple 41 / 55 / 69 US $, extra bed 14 US $. Has 4 restaurants with food national and international type office, specialty in food Guanacasteca, besides breakfast/ lunch/ dinner 7.50/ 9 .85/ 12.5 US$. Three bars with national liquors and foreigners. Tours to the hot springs walking/ by horse 20/ 30 US$, 3 waterfalls walking/ by horse 20/ 30 US$, short/ long canopy 35/ 45 US$, hanging bridges 20 US$, toboggan 15 US$. Serpentario canary Bush Master`s around 20 species of snakes. The place prepares of more than 70 wooden rooms and 24 of stone, all with bathroom with hot water. Children younger than 4 dog stay for free, children from 5 to 8 pay just 50%. Medical Service the 24 hours with certified ambulance. Has a beautiful view to the Golfo de Papagayo in the Bar Mirador and evening Park, segurity 24 hours. Has Internet and pictures for the tours with an additional cost. Speak Spanish and English.

Hotel Borinquen Ph + (506) 2690-1900, Ph + (506) 2690-1903. E-mail: info@borinquenresort.com www.borinquenresort.com .Located 10 Km from Liberia via the Interamerican, when you get to the entrance of the Cañas Dulce village go 18 Km north on a gravel road. Villa type rooms priced according to the season, single 121/ 151/ 182 US$, double 145/ 182/ 218 US$, additional adult 25/ 35/ 55 US$, additional child 20/ 25/ 30 US$. There is also a chauffeur and individual guides 30/ 38/ 45 US$ and double 36/ 45/ 54 US$ additional. It is a tourist complex with 33 bungalows with air conditioning, private terrace, telephone, satellite TV, private bathroom with hot water and a mini bar. Located on the lower slopes of the Rincón de la Vieja Volcano. Their activities are outside: with a natural sauna, mineral mud baths, swimming pool with hot springs, horse rides on footpaths, excursions on quad bikes through the forest and canopy tours.

Agro ecologic Association Las Lilas. Located 10 km from the entrance of Potrerillos, and is the first of association in the area. To arrive here you will need to turn off 5Km from the crossing of Potrerillos to take an intersection that leads to the village of the same name, there is no problem getting here as the road is well signposted and you cant take a wrong turning. Las Lilas Agro ecological Association has a range of interesting attractions that visitors can see for example a group of pre-Columbian petroglyphs which were created hundreds of years ago by ancestors of this area. As well as this Las Lilas has footpaths that lead to beautiful waterfalls and springs, as well as a large amount of natural geysers with pure and crystal clear waters. Among the tours that they offer: Waterfall and Bathing Resort. Pre-Columbian Petroglyphs. Horseback riding along paths. Fountains. They also offer a meal service to all those who wish to visit the area. Prices: Meals; Breakfast 3 US$, Lunch 5 US$ and dinner 5 US$.

Hotel Curubanda Lodge Ph + (506) 2691-8177, Ph + (506) 8306-5299 E-mail: reservaciones@curubanda.com www.curubanda.com. In España E-mail: barcelona@curubanda.com. It is a small mountain hotel that Located between the Volcán Rincón de la Vieja and the Cerro Cacao, in the middle of Corridor Biological Rincon-Cacao of humid tropical forest in transition, where can enjoy abundant biodiversity in their natural state. Mainly it is a rural area where the Agro Eco Turismo is the main activity, where the tourist cohabits with the nature, paths, miradors, cascades, Skirts of the Volcán Cacao and Rincon de la Vieja, Biological corridor, observation of birds and mammals, and the daily activities of Property; Practice of  milk, horse back, cultivations, revolving grasses and selection cluster milkman. Lodging in rustic and comfortable rooms with deprives you bathroom with hot water, offers him all the comfort that needs to be able to enjoy the environment. Standard 60 US$ everything included, breakfast, lunch, dinner, tour for paths, tour to horse and tour milkman for person, per day. Suite: 70 US$ also everything included. Transport: If wants to travel to the area can carry out it taking a bus  publish that it leaves everyday 3:00 p.m in the municipal stop of Liberia, to single 300 meters of the office and center of tourist information; the price of the trasporte per person of 3 US$. Also if wants it will be able to take a taxi in Liberia toward that sector and their price oscillates among 25 US$ to 30 US$. 

Soda and Bazar El Bosquesito. Located in the town the Gavilan, infront of the School. They offer typical plates as the casado, natural juices. Weekends they sell fried chicken. They also have a bazar. 

Mariposario Laughs Celeste Ph + (506) 8387-4269. Located in Buenos Aires de Aguas calientes, contiguous to the bridge of River Celeste. It is a small one zoological, with monkeys, birds, crocodile, fat peanut, butterflies and other attractiveness. The twins of the proprietors will make him the journey and then they will surprise him when taking in their shoulders a snake. Entered by contribution for the take care and feeding of all the animals. Has a small supplier with groceries in general. Beside this property will be able to observe the waters of the River Celeste and to about 20 minutes for the paths of the property arrived to the thermal, alone waters it can leave with the proprietor.  

Rustico Rincón Viejo Lodge. Located in the Gavilán de Upala area, this hostel has a rustic environment that is in harmony with nature where you can experience what life was like in the olden days and during night time you can enjoy a peaceful environment under candlelight, a rustic atmosphere. Meals are made in the log stove that gives the food delicious taste; enjoy traditional meals from the area and from the country. At present the hostel has a capacity for 24 people, located in rooms for four people. Services: Accommodation, Meals, Guide, Tilapia Fishing, One Day Tour Price: 30 US$: Arrival: Snacks, refreshments 10:00 a.m: Walk 800 meters to the Río Celeste waterfall 12:00 m.d, Visit to the mini-zoo for snakes and the butterfly farm 01:00 p.m, Lunch 01:30 p.m, a walk of approximately 1, 5 Km to a hot spring pool for bathing 04:30 p.m, Café 05:00 p.m, Return. Package #1 Price: 60 US$:  Day 1: Arrival to Rustico Rincón Viejo, 05:30 p.m Dinner, Accommodation Day 2: Breakfast, the appreciation of flora and fauna, a walk to the Río Celeste waterfall, the medicinal flower garden, lunch, the mini zoo, the tilapia lagoon, the farm, lunch, hot springs. Accommodation Day 3: Breakfast, Leave, Package #1 Option 2: Price: 70 US$, Day 1: Arrive at Rustico Rincón Viejo, 05:30 pm Dinner, accommodation, Day 2: Breakfast, Tour to the foot of the volcano on horseback, with refreshments. This includes: the appreciation of species of birds and animals in the area, a bathing in the hot springs, cold and an opportunity to see the crater of the volcano. Lunch Accommodation. Day 3: Breakfast Leave, Tours and additional attractions: Horseback ride to the frosty caves and primary rainforest, a walk to see the petroglyphs, Prices: Package #1: two nights accommodation included; Rooms, shared 7 US$, Food, Breakfast 3 US$, Lunch 4 US$, Dinner 4 US$.

Cabañas Ecologicas las Bromelias Ph + (506) 8389-2208 / Ph + (506) 8398-9689. They offer thermal waters, walks to the rainy tropical forest, Tour to the Active Crater. The famous one well-known (Mapache) native of the area and expert of the corners of this beautiful paradise, took to travels beautiful places as the tour to the crater of Volcan Rincon de la Vieja, the thermal waters and the rainy tropical forest. Also has lagoons with trouts for the fishing. Rustic cabins and restaurant service. Surrounded of an almost intact vegetation, and amid the forest where the tourist shares to 100% with the mountain. It is common during the tomorrow’s hours to observe many species of birds feeding near the housing, toucans and orioles. Also the housing has with great variety of area boscosa and you can end up visiting waterfall from 20 meters high to the feet of the crater of the volcano, after having visited the thermal waters created by the nature in this region. It is a rustic housing of mountain, there is with 6 rooms, with a capacity for 20 people. Services offers: Lodging in rustic rooms, food, area of Camping, very labeled paths. fishes Recreational. Package #1: Price: 65 US$: Day 1: Arrival to Agroecologico Lodge, 6:30 pm dinner, Lodging. Day 2: Breakfast. Tour to the foot of the volcano with observation to the crater. Waterfall of cold water and heat. Educational paths, includes refreshment. Late: Lunch, thermal, primary forest, dinner, Lodging. Day 3: Breakfast. Exit.  The housing also works with tourist packages that include: thermal, waterfall river Celeste, Mini-zoological, cerro Cacao. Prices: Package # 2: lodgings 2 included people: 65 US$ p/p Room: Single. 

Macadamia Tour Finca La Anita Ph + (506) 8388-1775 / Ph + (506)  2290-5454. Located in Colonia Libertad. E-mail: finca-la-anita@racsa.co.cr www.fincalaanita.org. Organize the tour for the farm; the crop and the sowing. 

Santa María Volcano Lodge Located in Colonia Blanca. Has 4 cabins rustic wooden with private bathroom hot water, double bed and cabin, fan, sieve in the windows. Double room 30 US$, aditional person 10 US$. Restaurant service with typical food and to the letter. Breakfast, lunch and dinner. National and foreign liquors, beers, natural juices. They carry out tour to horse to the Volcán Rincón de la Vieja. It is a property of 50 hectares with paths for er the animals and birds, is a place of rest and tranquility contact with the naturalez. There is a lake for recreational fishing. Speak Spanish and not very English. Their propietary the Sra Rosalba Espinoza has more than 7 years of experience. 

Miravieja Lodge Ph + (506) 8355-9892/ Ph + (506)  8383-6645. E-mail: info@miravieja.co.cr www.miravieja.co.cr. Has three ponds for recreational fishing, tilapia and Caffish. Tour on the River to visit the nascent of water mineral. Walks in volantas thrown by horses, tour to the thermal ones and the Park National Rincon de la Vieja. They are carried out as much walks as horse back. Tour to the Volcán Miravalles, fumaroles, pailas of mud. They have Internet, fax, they accept credit cards. Their proprietors Jeannette Cortes and Geovanny Murillo. 

Rinconcito Lodge Ph + (506) 2666-2764, Ph + (506) 200-0074, Ph + (506) 2666- 9178.. E-mail: info@rinconcitolodge.com www.rinconcitolodge.com. Private rooms with hot water single/ double/ triple/ cuadruple 18/ 30/ 40/ 49 US$. It is outside the area of Santa María, close to San Jorge village. It is very rustic and cozy. It has five cabins each with a bathroom and hot water. Serving Tico Breakfast for 4 US$; other meals 6 US$. Offering guides and horses for hire for 18 US$, with the possibility of visiting the Rincón de la Vieja and Miravalles Volcanoes. It is recommended to reserve by phone or fax from Liberia and to ask the owners of the lodge, Gerardo and María Inés Badilla how to get there. They offer round trip transport for 35 US$, with a maximum occupancy of 4 people for the same price.