Relax in rural costa Rica, surrounded by coffee and sugar cane plantations.
Turrialba, Costa Rica.
ModestA good option for the budget savvy traveller.
Casa Turire, built in the style of a Caribbean plantation, ouzes subdued elegance throughout the property. Built on a working coffee, sugar cane and macadamia plantation a stay here allows you to soak up the stunning surroundings of rural Costa Rica. The estate is adjacent to Lake Angostura and has the imposing Turrialba Mountains as a dramatic backdrop.
Each room has subtle and elegant décor, enhanced by polished wooden floors, and a private balcony where you can enjoy the unprecedented views over the landscaped gardens and beyond. Take a stroll through the grounds or relax and enjoy the views from the pool. The restaurant, popular in the area, serves excellent food from fresh produce sourced locally. There is also a spa offering various pampering treatments including a volcanic mud and chocolate body wrap.
Why go to Casa Turire?
Casa Turire is a wonderful getaway to the beautiful rural landscape of Turrialba. The location is, quite simply, perfect. Nestled in the heart of coffee and sugar plantations with rolling hills all around. There is plenty to do here, either slow paced or action packed. Turrialba offers some amazing tours such as white-water rafting, canyoning, hiking in the rainforest, birdwatching as well as visiting national parks or botanical gardens. There really is something for everyone here!
Wildlife around Casa Turire
The Turrialba area is ideal for birding, with many different ecosystems thriving here due the different elevations found in the valleys & mountains. It is also possible to visit private reserves located nearby, all within a 40 minute drive. There are excellent options for hiking, trekking, trail running or leisurely walks to see white faced monkeys, two or three toed sloths, birds, hawks, falcons. It is also possible so see some smaller mammals such as armadillos, possums or wild rabbits. An early start is recommended before the day gets too hot.
Casa Turire Highlights
- Beautiful location in the Turrialba valley
- Working plantation
- Member of Small Distinctive Hotels of Costa Rica
- Personal service by attentive staff
- Warm and inviting
Casa Turire Location
- 16 rooms
- Open all year round
- Breakfast is Included
- Children under 4 stay free. Children 4 – 12 pay a nominal charge.
- Restaurant and bar
- Swimming pool
- Games room & library
- Each room has a telephone, tv, hair dryer, ceiling fans, safe. Al rooms have private balconies
- White-water rafting
- Cycling tour
- Horse riding
- Horse-drawn carriage tour
- Visit Turrialba and Irazú volcanoes
Casa Turire Rooms
Rana the frog likes this because…
“Casa Turire promotes sustainable tourism and promotes local culture, spreading awareness of different races and ways of thinking, promoting tolerance. They have an extensive recycling programme for organic waste, and cardboard, paper, plastics and cooking oil. Waste water is also treated so it does not contaminate the national water supply. The hotel also supports Casa Luz, a home for vulnerable mothers living in extreme poverty and they are a member of Pro Parques, protecting the parks and educating the public on how they can help.”
And don’t forget … for every booking we get, Costa Rica Specialists plants trees in deforested areas of latin America through The Travel Forest, and we back The Tribes Foundation’s conservation and social projects.
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