Finca Rosa Blanca is renowned for its exclusive and in-depth coffee tour of our own organic sustainable coffee farm where we grown our Estate Coffee. The guest is treated to a complete history of coffee while hiking through the tree-shaded plantation to the "Beneficio" where we process the cherry and put it out to dry on its way to roasting and grinding in our Casa Del Café. We also offer our own certified naturalist and guide, who will take you on a bird watching walk in our gardens and coffee farm as well as many of the areas national parks, cloud forests, biological rain forest reserves and botanical gardens. Other tours include butterfly farms, canopy tours and white water rafting. You can join in the festivities, taste local food and touch the soul of the Tico culture through art and music as well as meet the school children and families of the small towns surrounding Finca Rosa Blanca on our culture and history tours.
The most common regret voiced by our guests over the past 20 years is that they did not stay long enough to enjoy the myriad of adventures offered at Finca Rosa Blanca. Let our professional team help you plan your explorations in the Central Highlands of Costa Rica.
"If you have the chance, take the Poas volcano tour early in the morning! It was beyond belief. We beat all of the other tours, and as soon as the others arrived the Poas Crater was covered in fog for the rest of the day."
- Jenny K January, 2014
Top 10 Things to do
Our Famous Coffee Tour:Walk the tree-shaded plantation and become an expert on organic coffee, from its origin to harvest, on our famous Rosa Blanca Coffee Tour. Immerse yourself in the smells and tastes of freshly roasted organic coffee while learning the mysteries of the famous bean in a professional "cupping" session.
The Cultural Highlands Tour: Visit the famous masks of Barva and the giant puppets that dance through the streets to the wild music of the cimmarron and taste exotic fruit and fresh tortillas at the open air market.
Volcanoes:Experience the sights and sounds of the Costa Rican countryside as you climb toward the cloud forest and Barva and Poas Volcanoes in Braulio Carillo National Park.
Whitewater Rafting, Canopy ToursandHiking: Join the adventure at some of the best whitewater rafting rivers worldwide, zip lines and canopy tours through the cloud forest tree tops and hiking to the lip of steaming volcanoes.
Exotic Bird Watching:Wander the lush verdant paths of our tropical gardens or surrounding cloud forests and tropical rainforests while exotic Blue Crowned Mot-Mots, Scarlet Macaws and Green Parakeets fly overhead.
Chocolate from cacao bean to bonbon:Visit a biological station where cacao fruit is farmed and then transformed by artisanal process into chocolate and join local artisans tempering chocolate on a marble slab during a delicious organic chocolates tasting.
Relax at the Targua Spa:Pamper yourself with a Hot Stone Aromatherapy Massage, followed by our exotic organic Citrus Milk Bath Soak in the tranquil Targua Spa.
The Rosa Blanca Infinity Pool and Hot Tub:Relax under the cascading waterfall in our pure sweet water infinity pool overlooking the lush gardens of Finca Rosa Blanca and admire in the distance, the stupendous volcanoes of the Costa Rican highlands.
Elegant Fine Dining: Indulge your senses at the restaurant with fresh locally sourced ingredients and slow-food philosophy while immersed in the views of the twinkling lights of the Valley below. Revel in our perfect climate of warm days and cool nights of the Costa Rican highlands while sipping a chilled Chilean sparkling wine on your breezy sun dappled deck.
Cooking Classes:Harvest fresh vegetables and herbs from our organic greenhouse and sit at the kitchen counter to learn the secrets of gourmet cooking while watching our chef prepare a 7 course seasonal tasting menu in front of your eyes.
We understand that a unique family holiday should be an experience different from any other vacation you have enjoyed in the past. We offer all the spirit, real fun, adventure, luxury and comfort that families want most, elevating the experience to world-class standards at one of Costa Rica’s most highly acclaimed sustainable luxury resorts.
Irazu , Turrialba, and Poás are the 3 active volcanoes within miles of Finca Rosa Blanca and Barva Volcano directly above the resort is the largest in land mass of all the 292 documented volcanoes in Costa Rica. Join us in exploring these beautiful mountains and cloud forests on foot, zip line, mountain bike and horses. Discover wild rivers and cascading waterfalls, big cats, quetzals, tapirs and eagles.
The Inn is only 15 minutes from the San José International Airport. With its own luxuriously appointed vehicle, the Inn will arrange for transportation to and from the airport, or any other destination within Costa Rica.
Since 1985, when we began our project at Finca Rosa Blanca, we have always had several important goals in mind: to leave the minimum possible trace of our existence and to be as eco friendly and sustainable as a small eco hotel could.
Finca Rosa Blanca Coffee Plantation and Inn is the perfect honeymoon destination, featuring spacious honeymoon suites with spectacular views of volcanoes, cloud forests and even a warm tropical waterfall. Wake to the swallows flying by your windows while enveloped in the luxurious Rosa Blanca bamboo linens and airy duvets.