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    El Silencio Lodge & Spa

    Bajos del Toro 21203, Costa Rica
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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      2 adults
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          US$275
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          • Excellent83%
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          • Average3%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
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          “Nothing is overlooked”
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          “Beautiful cloud forest sanctuary in Costa Rica”
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          Breakfast included
          Hot Tub
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Private Balcony
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          Reviewed 19 April 2017

          I have traveled extensively in Costa Rica. Overall a good above average property and beautiful location in Costa Rica with nice cool temperatures. However, a couple of major issues. We arrived at around 10 pm. There was absolutely no one to check us in. Weird....More

          2  Thank hsmd2016
          Response from MariaJBIslita, Outreach Manager at El Silencio Lodge & Spa

          Thanks for your valuable feedback. We strongly recommend against arriving in the evening due to our secluded location. We would love to know about your reservation process to address any communication issues you may have had. Thank you for sharing your observations about your experience....More

          Reviewed 18 April 2017

          We loved our stay at El Silencio with our family of 4, including 2 kids ages 8 and 11. This was the start of our Costa Rican vacation and El Silencio was the perfect place to unplug and relax from normal life while enjoying the...More

          Thank FLtravels
          Response from MariaJBIslita, Outreach Manager at El Silencio Lodge & Spa

          Thanks! Our philosophy is geared towards the traveler who seeks uniquely engaging experiences. From eco-adventures to oxcart painting to relaxation favorites like extraordinary Spa treatments. It was a pleasure to welcome your family and we are thrilled that you took advantage of our spacious Villas....More

          Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

          El Silencio is member of Relais & Chateaux which grants that this magical place will be up to international high-end standards. No words can describe the experience at this resort. It is located within Costs Rican woods, with wonderful trails and waterfalls, an extraordinary scenery,...More

          Thank alexps81
          Response from MariaJBIslita, Outreach Manager at El Silencio Lodge & Spa

          Thank you for sharing your experience with the Trip Advisor community. El Silencio Lodge offers a unique glimpse into one of Costa Rica's less trodden regions. Dotted by waterfalls and surrounded by vast cloud forest mountains, it is a perfect place to slow down your...More

          Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

          Spent a couple of nights here. It's a beautiful place with lovely walks & spacious rooms. One morning from our terrace we watched the sun come up over the mountains as hummingbirds fed on the flowers in front of us. We really liked the new...More

          2  Thank SUPERNELLO
          Response from MariaJBIslita, Outreach Manager at El Silencio Lodge & Spa

          Thanks for your celebration of our setting and describing such a wonderful sunrise, dotted by sunshine and hummingbirds. We are thrilled that you fully enjoyed our Hierbabuena Restaurant. We have been honing its offerings thanks to guest feedback and we are delighted to learn that...More

          Reviewed 12 April 2017

          We were greeted by a concierge who explained the layout of the hotel. Unfortunately he fell ill for the rest of our visit because I'm sure he would've taken very good care of us. Our bungalow was absolutely huge with an enormous comfortable bed. The...More

          1  Thank YorkshireCherry
          Response from MariaJBIslita, Outreach Manager at El Silencio Lodge & Spa

          Saludos YorksireCherry! Thanks for highlighting your favorite experiences including oxcart painting and shopping at the local market for ingredients to make a delicious Olla de Carne traditional stew. We have taken note of your observations and thank you for your input. Yes, the Hierbabuena Restaurant...More

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Breakfast included
          • Free Internet
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          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Concierge
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room amenities
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Hot Tub
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$263 - US$653 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 16
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          • Province of Alajuela >
          • Bajos del Toro
          • Also Known As
          • El Silencio Hotel Bajos Del Toro
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          coxyboys
          We are planning to drive with a rental car from Jaco - is this a safe route or should we consider a private transfer?
          2 March 2017|
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          Response from MariaJBIslita | Property representative |
          Thanks to everyone for helping out with the answer. Daytime arrival is a must, 4:30pm at the very latest, but as early as possible. You do not need an SUV vehicle and GPS works well. However, please make sure that you... More
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          ross b
          what is the cost of the horseback rideing and zip lining
          30 January 2017|
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          Response from MarcusMUC83 | Reviewed this property |
          zip lining was USD 50
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          Private tour of La Plaz and Poas from El Silencio. I am looking for a private tour of these two sights and possibly the coffee plantation. Does anyone have any suggestions. We are looking to complete this tour on a Sunday and also want to make sure that these attractions are open on that day. Thank you all for your generous response. Tony
          19 January 2017|
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          Response from MariaJBIslita | Property representative |
          Hi Tony! El Silencio Lodge & Spa is located on the opposing face of Poas Volcano's crater. We can certainly help you plan a Sunday excursion, strongly suggesting leaving early in the morning since the drive takes about 1.5... More
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          "Riverside suites are very tranquil"
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          "Be prepared to get your heart pumping. There are lots of steps, except for the riverside suites."
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          "If you are going to stay here even to relax I would recommend no more than 2 nights giving you 1 full day."
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          "Various types of rooms and placements. Families can enjoy villas which the families we met loved them..."
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