Finca Rosa Blanca Resort is a coffee farm plantation and luxurious inn that crowns the central valley mountain highlands of Costa Rica. Located only a short distance from the San Jose International Airport, it has long offered eco-travellers a luxurious, sustainable boutique hotel experience.
Hotel Category: First Class Hotel 4 ****
Finca Rosa Blanca Resort is a coffee-farm plantation and luxurious inn that crowns the central valley mountain highlands of Costa Rica. Located only a short distance from the San Jose International Airport, it has long offered eco-travellers a luxurious, sustainable boutique hotel experience.
The resort’s gourmet restaurants, El Tigre Vestido and El Targua Spa, have drawn many Costa Ricans, international vacationers and honeymoon couples who find their wellness retreat perfect for an extended stay! Whether your spa preferences range from traditional aromatherapy massage to hot stones massages, facials or organic skin treatments, you’ll find yourself irresistibly pampered by their qualified spa therapists.
The gourmet restaurant, acclaimed in Gourmet Magazine, Epicurious Blog among many culinary reviews, uses only organic produce from their onsite gardens and local providers. Chef draws on Costa Rican and international culinary arts, using fresh seafood and organic meats and poultry to produce a varied menu each day. Enjoy the twinkling lights of the Central Valley aduring dinner, or the garden surroundings and song-birds as you have breakfast, with,of course, their own shade-grown coffee.
Finca Rosa Blanca offers an incomparable lodging experience with three extraordinary master suites and villas and eleven elegant junior suites. All of the well-appointed rooms include jacuzzi baths, king beds, with exotic bamboo linens, and private verandas overlooking the green central valley and volcanoes above, and secluded patios surrounded by tropical gardens and flowers. The climate is perennially spring-like with sunshine every day and temperatures which hover between 65F/18C to 82F/28C.
Finca Rosa Blanca is renowned for its exclusive and in-depth coffee tour of its own organic sustainable coffee farm, where the Estate Coffee is grown. Guests are treated to a complete history of coffee while hiking through the tree-shaded plantation to the “Beneficio”, where workers process the cherry and put it out to dry on its way to roasting and grinding in Casa Del Café. Also on hand is a naturalist and guide, who will take you on a bird-watching walk through the gardens and coffee farm. You can join in the festivities, taste local food, touch the soul of the Tico culture through art and music, and meet the school children and families of the small towns surrounding Finca Rosa Blanca.
Plan to visit for a secluded honeymoon retreat, a romantic spa getaway, or a nature or cultural holiday for your family.
The Hotel is located 15 minutes away from the airport. This is a small place and is lovely and quiet. Here you will find a full staff at your service and the pool area and hot tub is a great place to relax.. Rooms are beautiful, with the feel of a big house but very well separated from the other rooms. The bathrooms are nice and spacious. They’ve got also villas. The restaurant is nice, and te food is great.
The coffee tour is well worth the money; a tour around the plantation with a tour guide who is extremely knowledgeable and interesting. There is a coffee tasting session at the end of the tour.
El Pino is a junior suite which features a king-size bed, spacious living and dining area with kitchenette and large deck overlooking the coffee plantations below. The bathroom has a sky-lit jacuzzi bathtub and country handmade tilework.
La Guaria is a junior suite which consists of a king-size bed, spacious living and dining area with kitchenette and large deck overlooking the coffee plantations below. The bathroom has a sky-lit jacuzzi bathtub and country handmade tilework.
La Carreta is a gorgeous junior suite with king-size bed, a relaxing sitting room with a sofa bed, a stylish bathroom with jacuzzi tub and a spacious private terrace with garden views of the Central Valley.
El Roble is a stunning two-room junior suite with a private deck bordering the bedroom, a daybed, a hand-painted fresco over the king-sized bed, a jacuzzi bathtub and splendid Costa Rican hardwood floors and furniture.
El Guarumo (an indigenous tree) is an elegant junior suite where you can enjoy your private terrace or relax in a free-form tub overlooking the trees and the distant reaches of the valley below.
El Valle is a fresh junior suite with a renovated bathroom complete with a jacuzzi tub. Outside, it features an outdoor garden next to a spacious deck with a extraordinary view of the Central Valley.
La Ventana is a junior suite that can accommodate up to four people and consists of a rustic handmade bed with an additional bedroom for the family. It has a large private terrace with a wonderful view of the Central Valley below.
El Ranchito is a master suite located in a lovely open-air bungalow, a typical style of Costa Rican architecture, with cane ceilings and murals. The bathroom has a luxurious jacuzzi bathtub enclosed by abundant gardens and a big sitting room, and the deck provides views of beautiful trees above and the coffee plantations below. Guests will love their own bar and luxurious living room, which opens onto a spacious private patio overlooking the coffee plantation and colourful foliage below.
Rosa Blanca Suite is a spectacular duplex. The sleeping quarters are located in a tower 40 feet above the ground and offer a 360-degree view of the surrounding luxuriant countryside and the Central Valley beyond. Stairs built around a Cristóbal tree trunk guide you down to the master bathroom. There is a hand-painted lush rainforest fresco surrounding the bathtub-pool, which is fed by spring water falling down a stone cascade. Guests will love their own bar and luxurious living room which opens onto a spacious private patio overlooking the coffee plantation and colorful foliage below.
Master Suite El Cielo
Same amenities as the Rosa Blanca Master Suite
The junior suites La Guaria and El Roble can be opened up and connected to create Villa Laguna, which will sleep a big family or a group of friends. It features king-size beds, spacious living and dining areas with kitchenette, and large decks overlooking the coffee plantations below. The bathroom has a sky-lit jacuzzi bathtub and country handmade tilework.
- Restaurant El Tigre Vestido
- Bar El Buho
- The pool features chemical-free water
- Hot tub- Jacuzzi
- Extraordinary gardens
- La Tiendita Gift Shop
- Art and architecture
Personalized yoga or tai chi classes on request
Restaurant serves only organic food.
Finca Rosa Blanca Organic Coffee Tour
5 green leaves awarded by the Certification of Sustainable Tourism of Costa Rica
Honeymoon Packages and Weddings
Prices & Facts
Peak Season: 12/20/17 – 01/05/18
Green Season: 01/06/18 to 04/30/18
High Season: 05/01/18 to 11/14/18
Prices from $280.00 USD: Per night, double-occupancy
The hotel is located in Santa Barbara, Heredia, which is only 20 minutes from the San José International Airport.
8/29/17 through 12/19/17
8/29/18 through 12/19/18
Stay three nights – pay for two (can be split up)
Blackout – Thanksgiving week
Plantation Coffee Tour for two included
Private transfer (extra cost) can be organized from the hotel