Rio Perdido Hotel & Thermal River

Category: deluxe
Style: boutique

The Rio Perdido Hotel & Thermal River is located about 1 hour from the Liberia international airport in Begaces in Guanacaste on a 600 acre private nature reserve with the Rio Perdido River at its focal point.

Rio Perdido Hotel thermal pools

Rio Perdido Hotel thermal pools

Rio Perdido has three thermal mineral swimming pools: hot, warm, and cool. The Restaurant is committed to sourcing local and fresh ingredients to create authentic Guanacaste dishes. Additionally, the restaurant features sweeping views of the Miravalles Canyonlands and surrounding Dwarf Forest. Two bars and room service are also available to guests.

Rio Perdido Thermal River

Rio Perdido Hotel and Thermal River

Rio Perdido Thermal River

The Rio Perdido thermal river is the focal point of the nature reserve. The river is heated by the surrounding Miravalles Volcano lowlands. The rich minerals and energy present in the soil have created dozens of natural springs of varying temperatures in which travelers can relax and enjoy.

Rio Perdido Activities

Rio Perdido Hotel bike trail

Winding bike trail in the Miravalles Volcano canyonlands

In addition to the thermal river, there are more than 10 miles of hiking trails and several hanging bridges throughout the reserve. Bikes are available for rent to discover the 12-mile network of bike trails on-site. Other activities at Rio Perdido include white canyon tubing, volcanic mud bathing, canyoning with a “Tarzan swing,” the spa, and shopping at The Workshop and Artisan Store. From the hotel, visits to Palo Verde National Park and Llanos de Cortes Waterfall can be arranged.

Rio Perdido Bungalows

Rio Perdido Hotel bungalow

Rio Perdido has 20 elevated tree-house style bungalows. Each crisp, minimalistic bungalow is uniquely designed, but showcases the same amenities.

Rio Perdido Hotel bungalow

Bungalows consist of a bedroom, bathroom, day sofa, smart LED TV, music dock/alarm clock, coffee and tea maker, safe, WiFi, A/C, mini bar stocked with healthy snacks, Cable TV, and a floating balcony terrace with two comfortable hammocks.

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