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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Spent week on surf package, the entire entire staff is amazing. Special shout out to Gabi who was available to answer countless questions before stay! And Nacho for perfect surf lessons. Loved especially the pool, in jungle surrounded by beautiful flowers that almost thought was my private pool. Also food fantastic, Nicolas was brilliant - food delicious and presentation felt...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

I can't say enough wonderful things about the funky monkey lodge and it's amazing staff. This is the place to stay in Santa Teresa if you want a clean, welcoming place to stay. It's cool, it's fun and they have the best surf instructors (Pura Vida Surfers with Vic and Nacho) in town. The location is excellent, a 5 minute...

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place, super nice bungalows which had me sleeping like never before, It was not hot at all as I was worried it would be, The food was amazing, far exceeded my expectations. Not right on the beach but close enough. Great yoga classes, teachers were very knowledgeable and happy to help, I will most certainly return

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Thank faindacan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everyone who works at the Funky Monkey is so friendly, welcoming and helpful. When the company that was hosting our vacation kept dropping the ball, many of the Funky Monkey staff members stepped up and went above and beyond, and helped make our vacation so memorable after all! The food was delicious, and it's a convenient location to get to...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed at the Funky Monkey for 6 nights while visiting Santa Teresa. The purpose of my trip was to relax, practice yoga, and hang by the beach. I'm so glad I stayed there! The lodge is great with a pool, kitchen, yoga, restaurant and bar. The staff is very friendly and hospitable, they really want to take care of...

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Ft Worth, Texas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the second time I have stayed at the Funky Monkey and cannot wait for the third visit! Loved my bungalow and everything about this place! The owners are wonderful and so are the individuals that work there! And of course the food, excellent food! See you next year!

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I love the Funky Monkey Lodge. This is the second Aerial Circus/Yoga Retreat that I've ran here and both have been brilliant. Gabi - own of the place - is awesome to deal with. She is quick to respond to all emails and inquiries, is there on site whenever you need her and runs a 'tight ship'. The accommodations are...

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Thank Holmiej7
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

I know it was high season but the rooms were way too expensive for what they were in the end. It is a really cool location, close to beach and yet in the middle of the jungle but it looks like they are not taking care of it anymore. On the other side chef nico was worth the stay.

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funkmunk, Owner at Funky Monkey Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Bianca Thank you very much for your review. You and your friend stayed with us during our PEAK SEASON - which is the absolutely most busy time of year and there are no discounts, even if there are only 2 people for a room of up to 7. Remember it was a last minute and there was no other...

Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Me and a friend of mine stayed at Funky Monkey Lodge for 5 days. We found the prices way too expensive for the quality and service of the rooms. On the other side, Nico the chef was amazing! Very good food!

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Gustavia, St. Barthelemy
Reviewed 2 February 2017

I went in Funky Monkey in january 17 with bodyboard holiday and it was awesome! The place is perfect for rest ( tropical mood, nice pool, yoga studio, pool table and pingpong table). The food is very good, the smoothies are so tasty and the staff cool and friendly! Good vibes in the tropical forest! The bungalow was clean and...

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Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Beach lodge on a natural hill in the middle of a private jungle, away from the main street but only 200m walking from the main surfer beach, famous for its white sand and perfect waves. Great place for solo travelers, couples, families or groups. Clean and comfortable rooms with daily maid, free wireless, free and secure parking, safe place with restaurant and swimming pool. Great getaway! ... more   less 

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Address: center of Santa Teresa | 200m From Public School, Santa Teresa 60111, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Santa Teresa
Price Range: RM394 - RM1,081 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Funky Monkey Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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Also Known As:
Funky Monkey Hotel Santa Teresa
Funky Monkey Santa Teresa
Funky Monkey Lodge Costa Rica/Santa Teresa
Hotel Style:
#12 Romantic Hotel in Santa Teresa
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Teresa
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“luxury apartment had everything we needed”
 of 5 bubbles faindacan, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“They have hostel-style shared rooms by the kitchen, or hotel-style rooms above the pool.”
 of 5 bubbles K243SMmelissaj, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are great - chose depending on how many people you would like to stay with.”
 of 5 bubbles Holmiej7, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Close to the beach”
 of 5 bubbles 286fers, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All Rooms are very nice but the best are the private Apartments which provide you with a fridge and Ac”
 of 5 bubbles 470oskarm, 6 Aug 2016 | Read review
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