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For exceptional conferences, corporate incentives and special events, Villa Blanca is an ideal choice in the Canton of San Ramón, the City of the Poets. It’s becoming the new option for quality and “sustainable” hospitality within proximity of the capital, San Jose. The completely renovated hotel, nestled within 75 pristine private acres, was inspired by a traditional Costa Rican hacienda surrounded by its farm village, located within 2,000 pristine acres of the Los Angeles Cloud Forest Private Biological Reserve. Perfect for team building activities, along with special events including wine paring and tasting within the hacienda or restored Mariana Chapel replica of a 17th century Italian chapel.
This venue can be set with workshop-style seating for up to 27 participants, “U” form up to 25 or can be configured to seat up to 35 participants auditorium style, with screen projector, microphone, wireless internet connection and projection screens available. It can also be set up for private cocktail and dining events.
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This particular venue is located on the second floor of the hotel’s Hacienda with outstanding views of the Nature Reserve, Arenal Volcano, and sprawling hills of pasture land. It features wireless internet connection, AC, mobile screen, projector, and microphone. Can be set with workshop style seating for up to 40 participants, “U” format for up to 35 or can be configured to seat up to 50 in auditorium-style configuration.
A one of a kind hotel feature, designed by Plug and Play of Costa Rica, specially designed with acoustic panels, silent air-conditioned, and custom couch seating for up to 35 participants, this unique venue offers the ultimate audiovisual experience. The theatre also serves as a conference room or for special events throughout the year for corporate and incentive travel, groups and community activities as well as movies, satellite feeds and live entertainment programs.
La mariana chapel
The Mariana Chapel is a scaled reproduction of a chapel in Rome that was created by President Rodrigo for his wife, First Lady Estrella Carazo, as a gift for their 50th Wedding Anniversary. The hand-painted ceramic tile ceiling enhances the beauty of still another unique venue available for Weddings and Corporate events, hosting from 40 to 70 guests depending on the activity.
Catering & Dining
Villa Blanca’s catering staff offers a high level of experience and hospitality and can create menus according to your taste, from international and/or local themes to vegetarian banquets to special wine tastings. The event staff takes a creative approach, arranging for original meeting menus designed by Greentique Executive Chef Hannia Campos and her staff at El Sendero Restaurant.
At Voices of Nature Spa, a dedicated staff provides a comfortable atmosphere for healing care, utilizing many natural ingredients from our own local organic gardens here in Costa Rica. The practitioners are licensed and experienced at massaging away sore muscles and reducing stress, while enhancing relaxation and rejuvenating positive energy.
Born of the same spirit of living in harmony with nature, the Cloud Forest Wellness Centre is a secluded Cloud Forest sanctuary. You will find a simple, yet warmly appointed natural environment where you can align the rhythms of your body to the tranquil and soothing pace of the oxygen generated by this pristine and diverse inventory of cloud forest flora represented in a treasured tropical climate zone. The lustrous almond wood floor welcomes you to your personal space in a room that looks out over the lush forest canopy. A mesmerizing array of ponds cascade below, creating the heart of the Meditation Gardens.
The Los Angeles Cloud Forest Private Biological Reserve includes the Villa Blanca’s Research Station surrounded by 2000 protected acres. The hotel includes five kilometers of user-friendly nature trails and spaces for corporate challenges, on and off property, with professional Greentique Certified Guides. Other activity options include zipline canopy tours and local cultural excursions and coffee tours within San Ramón. Situated within 60km are thermal hot springs, Arenal Volcano, rafting, and more. Custom-designed, half- and full-day VIP tours are available.