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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I had a great stay at the Villa Lodge. The villas are spacious and clean, and there is a nice garden area with lots of trees and vegetation. Every staff member we spoke to was really nice and helpful. The staff booked us on 4 great excursions during our time here. It is a small family business...

1Thank Emzy12345
Peterborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

Recently visited here and received a warm welcome with a large room, massive breakfast and good wifi etc. They helped us book lots of tours and travel around with excellent service. Would definitely stay again. Only comment is that showers were never really warm...at best lukewarm and only for a minute at that.

1Thank Ollie P
Reviewed 4 March 2016

Wonderful family-run hotel, décor is gorgeous, and the staff will actually try to help (instead of just making a buck). There is a cash discount if you ask, and considering how far-flung most of the attractions are in Monteverde, the location works out fine.

1Thank Kelly I
New York City, New York
Reviewed 27 February 2016

We stayed at the hotel for two nights. Heiner and his family helped us in the organization and a confirmation of tours that we booked at the agency. Our tour operator took the money but did not order us to tour. So be careful and check, do not hesitate to confirm your tours. Very clean and comfortable hotel with a...

Thank Linas888
Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

Had I checked more thoroughly on Despegar.com I might have known the error on my 3 day reservation. Ugh, so much for the bargain and $75 for one night on my Visa. Then, 2 hours later I stumbled off the ramp from my room while going out to look at the stars. Broke my Nike Fuel bracelet. Not good. So...

1Thank Wally W
Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 23 February 2016

Wonderful place. Great value. It was a 10 minute walk into town. The owners were very helpful with every aspect of our visit, including arranging for tours of the wildlife reserves. They also helped us pick restaurants. The cabin room was spacious and had a nice patio. Great breakfasts. We recommend this lodge!

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 February 2016

We stayed three nights in one of the cabins on the 1st floor above the main reception, dining room. The room was clean and large, with 1x double and 2x single beds plus two bathrooms. TV, wifi and fan. The owner and Christina + cook were all very polite, friendly people. Christina arranged a few tours for us and was...

1Thank Italian_kilt
San Jose, Costa Rica
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Very comfortable, spacious and clean rooms, delicious typical breakfast and fruits as well. The staff is super efficient, they'll organize all your tours in no time! Good location, close to Santa Elena downtown! A great experience overall!

Thank Taty B
Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

A small out of the way B & B just 5 minutes walking distance to the town centre. The hospitality is second to none, the breakfast ( included) was more than enough to get you moving for the day. The rooms are clean and well thought out. My wife and I shared a room with our daughter and her husband...

Thank Guy C
San Francisco, California, United States
Reviewed 25 January 2016

Heiner and his staff treated my wife and I like family throughout our stay in Monteverde. In fact, even before we arrived, he assisted in helping us set up tours and transportation and was always helpful and prompt with his responses. While his hospitality was exceptional, the convenience of the location of the lodge was also excellent. Walking distance to...

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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
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
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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: RM341 - RM390 (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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Also Known As:
Monteverde Villa Hotel Santa Elena
Monteverde Villa Lodge Costa Rica/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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