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Hotel Description

Family-friendly 4.5-star lodge near La Paz Waterfall Gardens

On boardwalk

At this Vara Blanca lodge, you'll be within half a mile (1 km) of La Paz Waterfall Gardens and 3 miles (5 km) of Corso Lechería. Poas Volcano National Park and Braulio Carrillo National Park are also within 6 miles (10 km).

Award-winning

A full-service spa, 4 restaurants, and an outdoor pool are all featured at this smoke-free lodge. There's fun for all ages with a children's pool and an arcade/game room, and families will appreciate the onsite laundry facilities. Relax with a drink at the poolside bar and enjoy perks like free self parking and free WiFi.

Fireplaces, free WiFi

The 18 individually decorated guestrooms offer free WiFi and sofa beds. Other amenities include fireplaces, furnished balconies, and LED TVs with cable channels.

Standard Room, 2 Double Beds, Fireplace, Mountain View

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max
$297* Per night/room Oct 20 - Oct 21

Standard Room, Fireplace, Mountain View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Deluxe Room, Fireplace, Mountain View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds, Fireplace, Mountain View

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Reviews from Trip Advisor

Trip Advisor aggregated rating

94.0% of guests recommend out of 1510 reviews

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Property Features

Peace Lodge offers its guests a full-service spa, an outdoor pool, and a children's pool. There are 4 restaurants on site, as well as a coffee shop/café and a snack bar/deli. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. A free manager's reception is offered daily. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. Spa services, a library, and a terrace are also featured at the luxury Peace Lodge. An airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is available for a fee. Free self parking is available. This 4.5-star Vara Blanca lodge is smoke free.

  • 18 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 5 buildings
  • 4 dining venues
  • Built in 2003
  • Bar by the pool
  • Bar or lounge
  • Manager's reception (free)
  • Coffee shop
  • Deli
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Game room or arcade
  • Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Gift shop
  • Computer for guest use
  • Television in lobby
  • Bellhop
  • No smoking on site

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.) (30.4 km / 18.9 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Peace Lodge offers 18 accommodations with fireplaces and DVD players. Rooms open to furnished balconies. These individually decorated and furnished accommodations include sofa beds. Beds feature premium bedding. LED televisions come with premium cable channels. Guests can make use of the in-room full-sized refrigerators/freezers, coffee/tea makers, and minibars. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations with jetted bathtubs and rainfall showerheads, and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and safes. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Fireplace
  • Private balcony (furnished)
  • Jetted tub
  • Pull-out sofa bed
  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • LED television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • DVD player
  • Refrigerator (full size)
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Desk
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

The lodge hosts a free manager's reception daily.

Poas Volcano - This restaurant serves breakfast only.

Colibries - This restaurant serves lunch only.

Big Trout Bar - This restaurant serves lunch only.

Vista Poas - This restaurant serves dinner only.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

An outdoor pool and a children's pool are on site.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Ecotours on site
  • Rafting nearby
  • Helicopter/airplane tours on site
  • Hiking/biking trails on site
  • Kayaking nearby

Spa Services

Ventanas Verdes Spa has 2 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, Swedish massages, and facials. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and reflexology. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a spa tub.

The spa is open daily.

  • Number of treatment rooms 2
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Body wraps
  • Body treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Facial treatments
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Sauna in spa
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Reflexology
  • Detoxification wrap
  • Massages

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3:30 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 6 AM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 6 AM - 10 PM.

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 6 AM - 10 PM.

Airport transportation is offered on request 24 hours a day. Fees may apply. Please make arrangements in advance by contacting the property.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11:30 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free rollaway/extra beds!
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • Please note, some room types at this property are not available when booking a stay with children.
  • Debit cards

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between CRC 5000 and CRC 15000 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: CRC 40000 per vehicle (one way)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Peace Lodge
  • Peace Lodge Vara Blanca
  • Peace Vara Blanca
  • Peace Lodge Lodge
  • Peace Lodge Vara Blanca
  • Peace Lodge Lodge Vara Blanca

You should know

  • Peace Lodge offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation 24 hours prior to arrival with your arrival details.
  • Reservations are needed for massage services and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the lodge before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • Peace Lodge is listed in the 2014 Condé Nast Traveler Top 100 List.
  • The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.
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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.