Blue River Resort & Hot Springs
Discover an unspoiled paradise in the cool lush rainforest along the north side of Rincon de la Vieja, a Cost Ricanational volcano park. Swim in 3 gorgeous natural mineral “green” hot springs pools, 2 freshwater pools with a bullet waterslide and the blue volcanic river. Meander the botanical gardens with over 700 varieties of plants, the orchid gardens, the hummingbird center, viewing the toucans, sloths, turtles, iguanas, frogs and a caiman. Take a natural mud bath and sauna; and spend hours at the butterfly farm. Spoil yourself at the full-service spa. Then venture out for Eco-Adventure tours in the spectacular nature. Choose from zip lining, horseback riding, water tubing, hiking and swimming.
Sleep in rustic, luxury, 740 square foot individually furnished cabanas – from premium bedding and air conditioning to 42” satellite LCD TVs. A full American breakfast is included. Dine at the Tiki Bar and Restaurant which featuring delicious refreshments, snacks and meals overlooking the hot spring pools and the volcano.
Blue River Resort & Hot Springs está convenientemente ubicado en el lado norte del volcán Rincón de la Vieja, a solo 90 minutos de Liberia, el centro del aeropuerto internacional. Solo el lado norte de Rincón de la Vieja se encuentra únicamente en una exuberante selva tropical y ofrece ríos volcánicos azules y aguas termales naturales. El servicio de transporte del hotel puede recogerlo y dejarlo en cualquier lugar de Guanacaste.
Whether you have a day or a week, there is no end to the paradise that lies ahead.
Natural Mineral “Green” Hot Springs
Even though hot springs are a true gem of Costa Rica only a few of them are natural. Blue River Guanacaste Hotel can boast gorgeous mineral “green” hot springs pools well known for its healing qualities. Mineral-rich waters have incredible relaxation powers. Let your tension melt away in these bubbling Costa Rica hot springs.
- 3 Hot Springs Pools, each with a different theme …
- 2 Fresh Water Pools & Bullet Water Slide …
- The Blue River, Rio Azul across from the resort …
- Grand Waterfalls and Blue Rivers on Eco-Adventure Tours ..
Blue River Botanical Gardens
Despite the season, Costa Rica garden can boast hundreds of different varieties of plants. Along with orchid garden, a hummingbird center you can find fish ponds, iguana center and a turtle pond. Tourists especially love visiting the resident sloth, which recently gave birth. These rainforest landscapes are just full of astonishing flower compositions of vibrant colors. Blue River Botanical Garden is an ideal place for nature-watching and a family day outside.
Natural Mud Bath & Sauna
A truly unique “spa” experience created by Costa Rica volcano is available right at Blue River Resort & Hot Springs. This “all natural” skin treatment includes three simple steps. First of all, we welcome you to a natural sauna room located over the bubbling mineral-infused hot springs. Next, apply the volcanic mud and relax while it dries on your skin. And finally, rinse off the mud under the shower and then soak in the refreshing freshwater creek.
Exploring Costa Rica butterfly garden is both fun and educational activity. Kids and adults come here to learn about these colorful insects. Our Butterfly Garden is actually a farm, where caterpillars are attracted to the plants grown here. At Blue River Butterfly Gardens we farm the Caligo Atreus, Illioneus, Morpho Peleides and Heliconius Sara.
Blue River Spa and Gym
You just can’t miss Costa Rica Spa opportunities. Choose from a menu of treatments that will make you feel fresh and rejuvenated. A full body workout in our fully equipped gym can be a great addition to the healing powers of Costa Rica hot springs.
Miniature Horses & Donkeys
Get acquainted with little residents of Blue River Guanacaste Hotel. Our miniature horses and donkeys, which are fast becoming among the most beloved equine breeds – and you’ll discover why. They are gentle by nature and appeal to people of all ages.
Tiki Bar and Restaurant
The Tiki Bar and Restaurant are situated nearby the hot spring pools. Taste delicious meals prepared by our long-time Chef Yorbis Solano while enjoying the views of the majestic volcano and the sounds of flowing water. In addition, treat yourself to an exotic cocktail or a sweet dessert.
Hot springs in Costa Rica are not the only local attraction. Join us for a fantastic Eco-adventure tours taking place along the Rincon de la Vieja. We will take you on a unique journey through the rainforest jungle to see volcanic blue rivers, grand waterfalls and plants that can only be spotted in Costa Rica. You’ll meet exotic birds and animals, like toucans, howler monkeys and sloths in their natural habitats. The variety of our guided tours include hiking, horseback riding, zip lining water tubing and rafting.
Why Visit The North Side of Rincon de la Vieja?
The owner and developer of Blue River Resort & Hot Springs were searching for a special property with hot springs and after two years came upon a treasure trove of natural wonders. Here, on north side of Rincon de la Vieja is the only location in close proximity to the Guancaste beachs that is in the rainforest, with blue rivers, views of the smoking volcano crater and hot springs. Furthermore, its among only a couple places in Costa Rica and few elsewhere in the world with natural hot springs.
From being rated among TripAdvisor’s Best Family Hotel’s in Central America in ours first year to receiving annually TripAdvisor’s Traveler’s Choice and Award of Excellence , there can be no greater seal of approval than to be recognized by our clients. Each year, there are many awards and recognition bestowed on Blue River Resort & Hot Springs for the hotel and Eco-adventure tours. The staff and owners are honored to be the recipient of these remarkable accolades which affirms our commitment to excellence.
Environmental and Social Conscious
When you choose Blue River Resort & Hot Springs, you choose a one-of-a-kind destination that is dedicated to responsible and sustainable eco-tourism with a strong environmental mission. We are firm believers that our unique location provides us the opportunity to operate a sustainable
business, to showcase the area’s natural beauty and all the while, protecting it. In addition, we strive to give back to the community by educating local children on environmentalism and ecology. Come be a part of ecotourism and discover the magic of Costa Rica with us!
We, at Blue River Guanacaste Hotel look forward to hosting your authentic, green and eco-friendly Costa Rican vacation!