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Hervey Bay, Australia
Reviewed 16 November 2016

This basic hotel was a gift after some of the other hotels we had stayed in on our tour. The hotel is run by some very attentive hosts and the produce a great breakfast made to order every morning for just $6 US. The rooms are swiss alps inspired. But the really great bonus was a fantastic shower that was...

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Luisbrenes11, Propietario at Historias Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for your lovely comments. Was a pleasure serve you.

Madrid, Spain
Reviewed 9 November 2016

I had a great time in Historias Lodge. The hoye is very well located, very nice and charming, quiet, and most important, the stass is really welcomeing and lovely. Estais, the gisl that received me, was really welcoming and helped me for everything I needed. I will definitely go back again when will be in Monteverde :-)

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Luisbrenes11, Director de Recepción at Historias Lodge, responded to this review
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Mil gracias por tu comentario tan lindo y motivador Giancarlo. Mucho más te agradecemos el haber sacado un tiempito para...

Milwaukee, WI
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We LOVED this place! The owner was so helpful in suggesting and arranging plans and even transporting us at times! The night tour and the cloud forest tour (guide is a MUST) were amazing!!! His son entertained us at the small bar area! The rooms were clean and comfortable. The breakfast though was out of this world!!! The amount of...

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Luisbrenes11, Director de Recepción at Historias Lodge, responded to this review

And we are waiting for you and your friends. Pura vida!

Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed here as part of an Intrepid tour and the staff could not be nicer! Very helpful in every way. This is a small quaint hotel and you'll find the small amount of staff continually around the dining area. The rooms differ. Some on the upper floor are larger with more light. Mine was downstairs with limited natural light and...

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alba53073, Gerente at Historias Lodge, responded to this review
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En invierno todas las habitaciones suelen verse oscuras. Por esa razón todas cuentan con lámparas internas y externas que el...

San Diego, California
Reviewed 26 August 2016

A cloud forest hotel with mountain views. Charming, rustic and comfortable. Native flowers and plants abound and line the walkways to every room. The rooms are large with comfortable beds. Amenities are minimal but adequate. The hotel is family run and are very hospitable. A great place to stay while in Monteverde.

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alba53073, Propietario at Historias Lodge, responded to this review
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Hola amigos muchas gracias por dejarnos su opinion y por hospedarce en Historias sus criticas son nuestro mejor camino para...

Reviewed 24 August 2016

I had the pleasure of staying at the Historias Lodge with my Intrepid group in August (2016). Not only were all the staff welcoming, but they were also really helpful and patient in relation to helping the group book activities and give us information on the types of activities that were available. Luis was super kind and opened his home...

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Muchas gracias por su visita y dejarnos su comentario la verdad siempre muy agradesidos con personas tan maravillosas y con...

New Jersey, USA
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

This place is clean and decent but I would never stay here again. You can hear everything from your room and I mean everything. From people outside entering and leaving to the washing machine running to people talking in all the rooms around you to foot steps upstairs and doors opening and closing. The noisiest hotel I have ever been...

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Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Really cute lodge. Massive, comfortable rooms, the fridge is really handy and the showers are amazing! The host was really helpful with arranging transport and helped me out when my shuttle didn't arrive by calling the company and speaking for me in Spanish. Plenty of places to eat really close by, including a soda and a supermarket. It's about a...

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Queridos amigos primero que nada espero que su viaje fue muy bien en todo el recorrido ,y muchas gracias por...

Lawrenceburg, Kentucky
Reviewed 5 August 2016

We stayed two nights at Historias Lodge in June of this year. The owner, Luis, was very accommodating and a perfect host. The hotel is beautifully maintained and we had hummingbirds right outside our window. Luis helped us book our tours while we were there and we thrilled with the guides and places he recommended. He also acted as our...

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Reviewed 12 July 2016

The accommodation is fine but to be honest I have been disappointed with the value in Costa Rica generally. A family room cost us nearly $150, it's a lot for what you get in my opinion. But it is a typical price for this area. Staff were friendly, room large but basic and a a little tired.breakfast was ample

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Laundry Service
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning

Additional Information about Historias Lodge

Address: 15 Minutes From Monte Verde Cloudforest Reserve | 15 Minutes From Monte Verde Cloudforest Reserve, Santa Elena 60109, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Monteverde > Santa Elena
Price Range: $75 - $170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Historias Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 18
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“Room on the floor will have some noise”
 of 5 bubbles GregandRenea, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs rooms toward the back of the complex have great mountain views”
 of 5 bubbles Stensafriend, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs rooms at the back are probably the quietest and not overlooked.”
 of 5 bubbles 827petere, 12 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Try somewhere nearer town, there's lots of choice”
 of 5 bubbles TFH04, 8 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Try upper levels”
 of 5 bubbles 214prakashm, 2 Jan 2016 | Read review
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