Hotel Villa Florencia
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Hotel Villa Florencia
While driving to this hotel I though we were on a Roll-Of-Coaster. The road was very narrow and the Costa Rican People drive crazy and don't have respect for other drivers and people
I was driving up the mountains and the views were breath taking. The higher we went in the mountains the more the clouds we …
... there are dogs everywhere here and I can't tell if they belong to owners or just wander. They are prertty smart however as they dodge cars pretty admirably. I stopped at a grocery store to check things out. While I could not find Mac and cheese in a blue box like home, I found some lookalikes...therefore, my judgment is that my children could survive here for 6 weeks...if not just on the fresh fruit ...
... to the casualty and soon had her on a basha stretcher and homeward bound. Even though our medic was light as a feather, it was still hard going with full backpacks to carry too. Nearing Fieldbase our casualty happily made a dramatic recovery and walked the last stretch back. A tiring and grubby three days complete, we cleaned both our equipment and ourselves and looked forward to that evenings BBQ, a well earned rum or two and phase one project ...
... Fun Facts'. These include that she trained to be a hot dog eating competitor, she is a civil war reenactor and she used to go down the street dressed as a moose and do magic tricks. Things that have happened to me include being dragged clothed into the sea for hiding a near-empty packet of cereal, breaking a bed and repeatedly facing the beach whilst in the sea and being destroyed by waves. Tim wants a mention in this blog, so here we go, ...
... tail during low tide. It was amazing how huge the beach was. We were walking along the beach where we were just surfing at a couple of hours earlier. Most of our group got burnt (some more than others) but we were able to cool off in the room temperature ocean water. Later we caught the sunset again and it was even more beautiful than the night before. Then, we ate at a family owned restaurant. The woman was from Barcelona and her husband made us ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Villa Florencia Turrialba
It was a nice place but the hot time only come on at 8pm but for our stay she never put it on at all. Everything there is ran on your room key. You are out in the sugar field and there is not to do. But the room was nice.
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.