Where to Sleep & Eat – Guacimo?

Where to Sleep & Eat – Guacimo?

EARTH. Escuela de Agricultura de la Región Tropical Húmeda. Ph + (506) 2713-0000, fax (506) 2713-0001. www.earth.ac.cr. Single/ double 40/ 55 US$. The school offers a program about sustainable tropical agriculture directed towards students in all of Latin America. Among some of the attractions is the banana plantation, a forest reserve of more than 400 hectares, several natural footpaths and horseback rides.  You will need to make prior reservations for accommodation, offering rooms with a fan and a private bathroom with hot water.

 

Costa Flores Ph + (506) 2717-6439. Located to the north of the village. It is a camp with tropical flowers situated in more than 120 hectares. Cultivating 600 varieties of plants for exportation.

 

Hotel Restaurant Río Palmas Ph + (506) 2760-0330/ 2760-0305, fax (506)2760-0296. E-mail: riopalmas@racsa.co.cr. Located 600 meters east of EARTH. Single/ double 45/ 50 US$. There are 32 rooms, fans, television and private bathroom with hot water. There is a restaurant and a swimming pool, as well as a Butterfly Garden with frogs, there are also footpaths and horses to ride along the 200 hectares of the reserve, a cost of 6 US$ per hour. They also organize rafting circuits.