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Monteverde Villa Lodge

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The hotel is a little out of Santa Elena but only about 10 minutes walk or so. Some of that is on a road with no pavement so after dark we opted for a taxi which was only 1,000 colones (<$2) each way. The rooms were nice but the garden was a bit of a disappointment to me having been...

Thank senaUk
Parker, Colorado
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We never would have found this place if it wasn't recommended to us, but it was a wonderful find! The room was very beautiful and clean but the best part was Heiner and his family. They were extremely welcoming, friendly, and took care of everything we needed. They helped book excursions for us, recommended activities to do, and even brought...

Thank kassielm12
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stayed here for 3 nights during our tour of Costa Rica. The place is small and very comfortable and we slept really well each night. Our family hosts were warm, welcoming and considerate. Nothing was too much trouble and they were happy to replace towels when requested and even to dry some of our very wet...

Thank David B
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Felt very safe in this small hotel. Heiner and his family were great and provided any info needed to get around area. Breakfast was good and overall the hotel was great for the price. Would stay here again if I visit again.

Thank danjfrank25
Westminster, Colorado
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Very welcoming and attending!! Kristina was very friendly and had great recommendations! Close to town like 7 min walk and safe and free breakfast Very windy at night Fridge in the room and tv Free wifi

Thank Jenine M
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Heiner, the owner, is an incredibly kind and friendly man, who looked after us very well. Thank you Heiner! Great breakfast and lovely gardens surrounding the cabins. Unfortunately, we barely slept for the first 2 nights of the 3-night stay, due to dogs barking loudly and very loud noise from the wind. But perhaps this is a problem everywhere in...

Thank CJ555
Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Nothing fancy, but clean and very friendly, helpful staff/owners. The breakfast was great... Fresh fruit plate, eggs, pancakes, toast... Or a traditional breakfast. Great coffee and the kids liked their hot chocolate. Stayed with my extended family so we had 3 rooms, 2 rooms had a fridge, one also had a microwave, but one room had neither. A good place...

Thank Caretreff
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

I'd give 4 stars for the service and complimentary breakfast, but 2 stars for the uncomfortable beds and the location. There's something like a trash prcessing facility behind the hotel, barking dogs off and on through the night and we were glad we had a car because it would have felt a little sketchy walking to town in the dark.

Thank pdx_traveler3
Reviewed 24 June 2016

The rooms here are spacious and have all your basic needs covered but don't expect anything fancy. The hotel is run by a family that really care about making your stay special. Breakfast was really good..we chose the traditional Costa Rican breakfast. Owner speaks English. You can walk to town which is close by but I recommend taking a taxi...

Thank 307dhirajb
Reviewed 16 June 2016

We had a lovely stay at Monteverde Villa Lodge. The property is small, but that was all we needed. The rooms were large and clean with a kitchenette. The breakfast was amazing. And the staff was wonderful and helpful.

Thank Kristie C

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Monteverde Villa Lodge nestled in the heart of Santa Elena Monteverde steps away from adventure tours, banks, restaurants, and the Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, Monteverde Villa Lodge is on the pulse of the nature isle - perfect for researchers, students and tourist.Monteverde Villa Lodge boasts 8 rooms designed with distinctive charm using precious woods and great family-style ambiance. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Monteverde Villa Lodge

Address: 250 meteres west from Orquidias Hotel | 500 meters from super Compro super Marker, Santa Elena 5654, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Monteverde > Santa Elena
Price Range: $109 - $125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Monteverde Villa Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 4
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Monteverde Villa Hotel Santa Elena
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“Ask for a room with a fridge/microwave if this is important to you not all the rooms have them.”
 of 5 bubbles Caretreff, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are comparable-- basic and riddled with noise day and night.”
 of 5 bubbles FlaHomeGrl, 17 Apr 2016 | Read review
“if you want quite and in a corner, then stay here”
 of 5 bubbles nancymC9450TT, 28 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Room 4 is great .”
 of 5 bubbles Linas888, 27 Feb 2016 | Read review
“The rooms closer to reception have a better wifi signal.”
 of 5 bubbles Harrisson81, 15 Jan 2016 | Read review
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