Central Valley, Costa Rica
Set on a nine-acre coffee plantation, 4000 feet above sea level, in the Central Valley highlands of Costa Rica, Finca Rosa Blanca Plantation Resort is a stunning country inn. Its architecture is an eclectic mix of Gaudi and local styles, with Costa Rican hardwood interiors and walls adorned with hand painted murals. San José International Airport is a 20-minute drive away.
This luxury eco-resort will appeal to couples, families and honeymooners seeking an intimate and peaceful hideaway in an enchanting setting. Facilities include a restaurant, spa and magnificent pool.
Finca Rosa Blanca provides 14 spacious and elegantly appointed suites and villas featuring king-size beds, delightful bathrooms with Jacuzzi baths and private verandahs or secluded patios overlooking the lush landscape. For those looking to indulge, the Rosa Blanca Suite, which is set across two levels, is absolutely stunning.
The resort’s acclaimed gourmet restaurant features an innovative menu of Costa Rican and international dishes, prepared using local, organic produce. Enjoy sumptuous dinners in front of the fireplace or on the open-air terrace as you enjoy the dramatic views.
There are a multitude of activities and sightseeing opportunities on offer. Tour the coffee farm, go bird watching, hike to volcanoes and cloud forests or visit local villages. Thrill-seekers will enjoy exhilarating white-water rafting adventures. After a tiring day, soak in the hot tub, take a cooking class or be pampered at the spa. The organic coffee scrub is a must.
Finca Rosa Blanca welcomes families with children of all ages and provides kids’ menus and babysitting on request.
Lightfoot Travel provides tailor-made itineraries that include daily tours and excursions, restaurant recommendations and bookings, and can incorporate Central Valley into a greater Costa Rica & Central America holiday. Take a look at Discovering Latin America as an example of a bespoke itinerary that we can create for you.
Finca Rosa Blanca Plantation Resort Information
- Location & Getting There
Finca Rosa Blanca is located near San José’s airport in the suburb of Santa Barbara and is a 20 minutes drive from San José’s Juan Santamaría International Airport.
Finca Rosa Blanca is an intimate hotel with only 13 rooms. Each room is personalised and has its own unique flavour and boast a sky lit Jacuzzi bathtub and rustic hand made tile work or private verandahs and secluded patios, whilst offering incredible views of the Central Valley. The Rosa Blanca Suite is the perfect spot for honey-mooners and couples thanks to its beautiful private patio and 360 degree views of the coffee plantations. The Junior Suites allow a stay of up to 4 people, showcasing different themes from the whimsical to the antique and modern.
-Dining: 1 Restaurant, 1 Bar,
-1 Infinity Pool, 1 Jacuzzi
-Library of books and DVDs
Start the day off with a tour of the Finca Rosa Blanca’s plantation, where guests can learn about the process of coffee making, from seeding to brewing before tasting the different roasts at a post-tour cupping. Costa Rica is also known for its many natural wonders and adventurous journey of white-water rafting on the Pacuare, Reventazon and Sarapiqui Rivers where you can spot a variety of wildlife are a must. The more adventurous can also go on zipline canopy tours and excursions up to the volcanoes, Poas, Irazu and Barva. The Braulio Carrillo National Park is a famous attraction known for its magnificent cloud forest, hiking trails, swimming holes and waterfalls. What better way to end the day with a pampering and relaxing coffee scrub in the spa.
Children are welcomed. There are hotel kids’ menu and games for children. Rollaway beds and baby cots are available upon request.