This jungle and beach resort has a privileged location: within walking distance from the Dominical village and its unspoiled beach, only 21 miles (35 Kms) away from the city of San Isidro de El General and just 45 minutes away from the popular Manuel Antonio beaches.
The area has an average temperature of 83F (28C) and is green year round. There is a dry season from November through April. During the rest of the year, mornings are usually sunny, but it may rain in the afternoon. This is the best time of the year for nature lovers.
The hotel is bordered by a spectacular mountain range and the beautiful Barú River; it offers 46 pleasant and comfortable guestrooms of different categories: 32 Superior rooms and 12 Junior Suites and 4 kitchen suites. All rooms include a private terrace, air condition, television, a mini-refrigerator, telephone and free wireless internet access.
The Rancho style restaurant serves delicious local and international dishes in a very relaxing atmosphere. The hotel features a large swimming pool with wet bar, a tennis court, outside gym and a mini golf course.
The Spa is privately located on a secluded edge of the property and offers a variety of treatments using organic products. Guests can enjoy many nature activities while lodging in Villas Río Mar such as walking or jogging along the Río Baru, bird watching in the self-guided walking trails of the property or even whale and dolphin watching in the nearby Marino Ballena National Park. Kayaking, snorkeling, horse riding, fishing and surf lessons are also available.
Famous Manuel Antonio National Park is only 45 minutes away and a one-day visit to Corcovado National Park is also possible. Other services and facilities include: laundry service, room service, fully equipped conference center and parking area.