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- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
TripAdvisor Reviews Rinconcito Lodge Rincon de La Vieja National Park
Travel Blogs from Rincon de La Vieja National Park
... an almost one hour journey, we finally made it to our destination, 10 mins drive away from Liberia - yes, Google Maps had once again managed to get us all confused, but the great thing was we had the help of our accommodation whose simple directions consisted of '600 meters from the bridge'. All in all, we couldn't complain as it was free, plus drivers in Costa Rica always add in a little value for money by giving you facts about the country, pointing ...
... The special was the schnitzel and of course I had to order that. Brian had to finish the meal with an apple strudel with ice cream. Our stomachs full, we continued on the scenic road winding around the lake. We knew we were getting close when we started to catch glimpses of the Arenal volcano.
We arrived at Hotel Rancho Cerro Azul and I loved it. We got our own little cabin, the newest one. I had only booked for two nights but we extended ...
... area which had black soil - lava rocks. The plants were fern like and grasses, not many trees can live in the lava soil. We carried on until we reached a lava flow from the last eruption in 1992. Some plants had started to colonise the rocks. But it was still quite barren. That evening we visited a geo-thermic bath. There were 5 hot pools ranging in temperature from tepid to HOT! there was also a cold pool. Our instructions were to work ...
... too taxing. The biggest problem you had was getting stuck on a rock which i experienced a few times. A prkblem easily solved if you have Peni hurtling behind you at a rate of knots. Ott asked one of the guides if these were grade 2 or 3 rapids. The question was answered with a perplexed look and then an explanation that they were, in fact, vrade 1. Oh. After getting back we had lunch at the hacienda. Had a nice surprise to find ...
... my name for tonight and tomorrow night. 'What, 7? Yes, 7. But it should be 3 for last night and 4 for tonight and tomorrow night. Well no, I have 3 for 3 nights and 7 for 2 nights' Our problem had now swung 180 from not having enough rooms to having too many. Thankfully after a fair amount of confusion all round the lady amended the booking. So Peni and Cath got a.room and we didn't have to pay about $500 for rooms we didn't want. Had a couple of drinks at the bar and ...