Located in Santa Barbara de Heredia, only 15 minutes away from the Juan Santamaria International Airport, Finca Rosa Blanca Coffee Plantation & Inn is an artistic, free-form design property, set in an organic coffee plantation. This luxury sustainable hotel offers two extraordinary Master Suites, and eleven elegant Junior Suites, four of which can be united to form two spacious villas. Each room is decorated with original hand painted murals and includes Jacuzzi baths and mini bars. They either have a private veranda overlooking the Central Valley and the volcanoes above or a secluded patio surrounded by lush colorful gardens. Each morning, guests wake to an exquisite breakfast, with freshly brewed organic coffee grown in the plantation and succulent mango, papaya, pineapple and bananas from the Inn’s own organic orchards.
The spring fed pool contains chemical free water and a 12-foot cascading waterfall. Above the deck of the pool is a hot tub- Jacuzzi surrounded by a sculptural pergola covered with flowers.
Finca Rosa Blanca is renowned for its exclusive and in-depth coffee tour of its own organic sustainable coffee farm. There is also the Cultural Highlands Tour visiting the colonial town of Barba and the Sustainability Tour (free upon availability of guides). Hiking to Barba Volcano, bird watching and horse riding are some other possible activities. Finca Rosa Blanca is not only famous for its creative architecture and its organic coffee plantation, but also renowned for its fresh and delicious cuisine. A new addition to the popular deck of El Tigre Vestido Restaurant, the coffee bar is surrounded by sacks of freshly roasted coffee and decorated with hand-painted ceramic tiles. Guests will certainly enjoy sitting at the bar to sip an aromatic and delicious espresso or taste a cold Costa Rican beer. The bar overlooks the valley below and the neighboring coffee plantations and enjoys the fresh breezes from the volcanoes and mountains above. At El Tagua Spa, guests can enjoy a relaxing and refreshing massage, a hot stone aromatherapy massage or an organic coffee body scrub. Personalized yoga or tai chi classes are also available. La TienditaGift Shop is dedicated to promoting indigenous arts and crafts as well as local contemporary design articles. It emphasizes artists that use recycled materials or refer to local culture and/or traditional craft techniques and materials. To maintain perfect tranquility only foot traffic and electric cars are allowed on premises.
Finca Rosa Blanca Coffee Plantation and Inn was the first certified sustainable hotel in Costa Rica and has evolved to become the highest ranking member of the prestigious Sustainable Tourism Certification program (CST) as it is the only hotel that has achieved a perfect score of 100%.