This area attracts rafting enthusiasts from around the world.

 

Conveniently located between San Jose and the Caribbean Coast, this lively region is distinguished for its green rolling hills and fertile volcanic farmland. 

Turrialba´s rich volcanic soil is ideal for the growth of coffee, sugar cane, macadamia, and other crops. It is also famous for its cheese, manufacturing hand-sewn professional baseballs used in the World Series and for its open air fruit and vegetable markets with some of the best produce available in Costa Rica. 

At Turrialba visitors can find anything from a great plantation style hotel to a cozy and affordably priced lodge.

Aquiares Hacienda La Esperanza
La Esperanza is a century-old home which has served the Hacienda as the house where its owners stay and enjoy their farm surrounded by unprecedented natural beauty. Its wooden floo...
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$194
Casa Turire
Hotel Casa Turire is a small distinctive hotel which recalls the gracious charm of a colonial plantation home. It is settled in the heart of the verdant Turrialba agricultural regi...
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$186
Guayabo Lodge
Guayabo Lodge is located in Santa Cruz de Turrialba; two hours away from Juan Santamaria International Airport and 45 minutes from the bustling town of Turrialba. It is a beautiful...
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$91
Pacuare Lodge
Tucked away deep in the heart of the rainforest, Pacuare Lodge combines the privacy of an luxury eco-retreat and an array of outdoor adventures. The resort lies on the banks of the...
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$692
Rancho Naturalista
Rancho Naturalista is among the finest birdwatching lodges thanks to 450 species of birds have been recorded in the area. These birds may be watched from this comfortable lodge fam...
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$182
Rios Tropicales Lodge
At the Rios Tropicales Lodge you will be surrounded by the beauty and splendor of primary rainforest without having to sacrifice comfort. Sustainably built using reclaimed wood an...
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$309
Villa Florencia
Hotel Villa Florencia offers you the ideal place to rest in one of the most picturesque places in the Turrialba Valley. The hotel is surrounded by sugarcane plantations and beautif...
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$160