The two star Hacienda Baru Lodge is an ecolodge located just north of Dominical. The lodge is a fantastic option for birdwatchers and nature lovers. Amenities of Hacienda Baru include: bar, swimming pool, restaurant, hiking trails, beach access. the lodge also offers guests complimentary internet as an added benefit.
Hacienda Baru is located on a private reserve that protects hundreds of acres of rainforest. There are trails running throughout the property and they offer a nice selection eco-adventure and nature observation activities. The property also extends to a beautiful beach area that is within a 10 minute walk from the rooms. Visitors also come to this area for activities like: reptile and amphibian exhibit, surfing, hiking, biking, dolphin and whale watching, sport fishing, national parks, rainforest tours, swimming, birdwatching and other fun activities.
Though the area offers many options, you can also simply relax by the pool or read a good book in the hammock hut at Hacienda Baru.
Hacienda Baru Rooms and Amenities
Generally, Hacienda Baru rooms are rustic and include: Economy Cabin, Superior Cabin and Superior Room.
Economy Cabin room amenities include: kitchenette, natural ventilation, living room and porch. Bedding options include 2 doubles and 1 single.
Superior Cabin room amenities include: natural ventilation, porch and kitchenette. Bedding options include 1 king, 1 double and 1 single.
Superior room amenities include: hot water, view of the tropical rain forest, in-room safe, porch and natural ventilation. Bedding options include 1 king and 1 single.
In summary, Hacienda Baru is a great ecolodge for true eco-tourists. The lodge has basic amenities, but is in an amazing location and the staff is wonderful.