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Hole up in Hacienda Guachipelin, a homey hideaway in Costa Rica’s tropical dry forest!

Are you headed to Costa Rica’s prominent Guanacaste region? If so, balance time spent at bustling beach destinations with a getaway to the serene, sylvan Rincón de la Vieja area—the humble heart of Guanacaste. Your best option for an overnight stay in this distinct part of Costa Rica is the eminent Hacienda Guachipelín, a collection…

Hacienda Guachipelin provides unparalleled value!

  If your time in Costa Rica is limited, you must make the most of it while you’re here. Fortunately, Hacienda Guachipelín simplifies this task by delivering adventure, nature, culture, cuisine, and relaxationall in one place. The hacienda also revels in a favorable climate, helping you experience myriadattractions in comfort. Meet Hacienda Guachipelín: Costa Rica’s…

Give The Gift of Experience This Christmas With A Stay At Hacienda Guachipelin

Christmas is all about family and spending quality time with our loved ones. And we, the Hacienda Guachipelin family, welcome you to spend the holidays at our home where you can experience traditional Guanacaste festive magic. This is a place where home-cooked meals are enjoyed with friends and family around tables filled with food and…

Tours With A Distinctive Guanacaste Identity at Hacienda Guachipelin

Hacienda Guachipelin is a family business with a passionate appreciation for Guanacaste’s distinctive identity. The tours we offer from our hotel’s adventure center are made to capture the essence of this identity, which reflects the incredible environment, the industrious and warm locals, and the remarkable wildlife that makes its home here. Our family’s 3,500-acre ranch…

It’s Really Heating up at Hacienda Guachipelin’s Hot Springs in Costa Rica

  For those looking to relax and detoxify their bodies, hot springs in Costa Rica are the “new, hot destination.” Hot springs have been treasured for centuries by people all over the world for their therapeutic benefits. Luxuriant warm water rich in minerals like sulfur, silica, calcium, iron and magnesium are rejuvenating, detoxifying and relaxing. Not to mention great for stress reduction. Reported health benefits of hot springs include relief from arthritis, fibromyalgia, skin conditions, and high blood pressure. Now hot springs in Costa Rica are even more accessible than ever with nonstop flights to Liberia, Costa Rica, in the northern Guanacaste region, from the U.S., Canada and Europe. Less than an hour from the Liberia International Airport, the sprawling ranch of Hotel Hacienda Guachipelin at the foot of the magnificent Rincon de la Vieja Volcano features beautiful and relaxing…

Hacienda Guachipelin Hosts North Face Endurance Challenge Costa Rica 2016

Get ready! The intense ultra-trail running endurance race, The North Face Endurance Challenge, returns to Hotel Hacienda Guachipelin in Costa Rica in May 2016. For its 4th year, The North Face Endurance Challenge Costa Rica will be held on Saturday, May 28, 2016 on the slopes of Rincón de la Vieja Volcano in Guanacaste, Costa Rica. Hundreds of runners from all over the world will challenge themselves and each other in four endurance trail-running races of 10 km, 21 km, 50 km and 80 km. All races are individual, with no team format. Demanding trails cover beautiful yet difficult terrain around Rincón de la Vieja Volcano, spanning altitudes between 850 feet and 3,280 feet (260-1,000 meters). There will be aid stations along the routes. Rincón de la Vieja is one of six active volcanoes in Costa Rica, and is the…

Stargazing in Guanacaste Costa Rica

Whether or not you can name the constellations or planets, it is always fascinating to look up at a clear night sky and get lost among the stars. Anyone can enjoy stargazing. The best places to go, of course, are where the sky is wide open and very dark, with no distracting city lights. Up…

Life on a Costa Rican Ranch at Hotel Hacienda Guachipelin

Life on the 3,400-acre ranch at Hotel Hacienda Guachipelin is full of surprises for guests interested in learning more about the cowboy traditions of Guanacaste, Costa Rica. The family-owned Hacienda Guachipelin, by the active Rincon de la Vieja Volcano, raises horses, cattle, pigs, chickens and turkeys, and grows a wide variety of fruit trees as…

Green Season is Time for Waterfalls at Rincon de la Vieja

Green season at Rincon de la Vieja Volcano in Guanacaste, Costa Rica, means more water flowing everywhere. Time for those exhilarating river tubing trips on the Negro River. And time for waterfalls. Four major waterfalls flow at Rincon de la Vieja by Hotel Hacienda Guachipelin, and all of them have pools where you can swim