Hotel Hacienda Guachipelín:
About La Hacienda
Hotel Hacienda Guachipelín is dedicated to ecotourism. It is situated at the foot of the Rincón de la Vieja volcano near Liberia, Guanacaste. You’ll find the hacienda surrounded by a wealth of gardens with native trees, exotic flowers, a great variety of birds and astonishing views at the Rincón de la Vieja volcano and the Pacific Ocean.
You are located at the edge of the famous Ricon de la Vieja National Park, that features various hiking trails, natural hot water springs, rivers with crystal clear waterfalls, relaxing volcanic mud pools, virgin forests with all manner of birds, mammals, reptiles and insects.
But the gorgeous setting is only part of the equation. The lodge is geared to the adventerous traveler, and numberous “adventure” activities are waiting for the tourist who likes to spend his holiday in a different way. The lodge offers horseback riding, zipline tours, white water tubing at the rapids of the Río Negro, and canyoning. All activities are organized and start at the “Adventure Center” located at the hotel
Rooms at La Hacienda Guachipelin are very comfortable and reasonably priced. Their nicest Superior room, featuring great views, air conditioning and cable TV can be had for less than $100 per night.
The lodge is located at approximately 1900 feet above sea-level. The average temperature is about 78ºF/26ºC. The dry season lasts from December to March with hot and sunny days and magnificent sunsets. From May to November is the rainy season, which is dominated by sunny mornings and rainy afternoons, but is famous for its green and blossom views on de mountain slopes as well as on the plains.