We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
31/12/2017 01/01/2018
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Rainbow Valley Lodge

    200 meters south of A y A, Santa Elena 5240, Costa Rica
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    31/12/2017 01/01/2018
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    Traveller (411)
    Room & Suite (144)
    Dining (5)
    Los Pinos - Cabanas y Jardines
    983 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Cerro Plano
     
    Hotel Belmar
    1,373 reviews
    #1 of 20 hotels in Monteverde
     
    Monteverde Cloud Forest Lodge
    483 reviews
    #1 of 7 hotels in Santa Elena
     
    Monteverde Lodge & Gardens
    1,137 reviews
    #3 of 20 hotels in Monteverde
     
    Overview
    • Excellent85%
    • Very good12%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “the owner” (136 reviews)
    “cloud forest” (65 reviews)
    “costa rica” (67 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Kitchenette
    Accessible rooms
    Private Balcony
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
    Los Pinos - Cabanas y Jardines
    983 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Cerro Plano
     
    Hotel Belmar
    1,373 reviews
    #1 of 20 hotels in Monteverde
     
    Monteverde Cloud Forest Lodge
    483 reviews
    #1 of 7 hotels in Santa Elena
     
    Monteverde Lodge & Gardens
    1,137 reviews
    #3 of 20 hotels in Monteverde
     
    Rooms
    31 Dec1 Jan
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 0 partner sites to see rooms from .
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Santa Elena hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "8ee832801858439f94afbe8ff59fb755", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":656175,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":31,"month":12,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":1,"month":1,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"8ee832801858439f94afbe8ff59fb755","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":0,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":-1,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Rainbow Valley Lodge","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjhlZTgzMjgwMTg1ODQzOWY5NGFmYmU4ZmY1OWZiNzU1IiwiQUlLIjoiNGRiZGE1ZTUzMWMwNGU4MGI4ZTk3Yzc3N2NjNjRmYzQifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": false, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "31/12/2017", "checkOut": "01/01/2018", "lowestPrice": null, "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"]},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[]},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a ReviewReviews (533)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 423 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Can highly recommend staying at this place. The apartments are very nice, clean and you’ll have a great view! Christian is extremely helpful and goes the extra mile to ensure you’re enjoying your stay!

    Review collected in partnership with this hotel
    Thank 1xumdieWelt
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    The room is standard, although the bathroom appears to be new, and is nice. However, the views are out of this world! Our room had huge windows overlooking the valley. We were advised to go down the road about one km to see the sunset,...More

    Thank Ryan C
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This is a great Lodge. The views were amazing. The owner is friendly and helpfull. The room (nr 2) was just renewed, so we were very happy. You can walk to the small city (15 minutes walk) but it can be dark (but save) So...More

    Thank JBHolland
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Stunning views from our room overlooking the valley. Christiaen is a perfect host, he knows the area really well, he can help you with all the activities (he knows what they all offer) and he will book them for you. We would definitly come back...More

    Review collected in partnership with this hotel
    Thank lauragI5791SH
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Rainbow Valley Lodge is a gem. The cabins have spectacular Mountain Views of the Monteverde mountains. They are newly renovated & quite comfortable - in fact they are among the nicest places I’ve stayed in Costa Rica. It is locally owned and managed by Christian...More

    1  Thank SMLBill
    Los Pinos - Cabanas y Jardines
    983 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Cerro Plano
     
    Hotel Belmar
    1,373 reviews
    #1 of 20 hotels in Monteverde
     
    Monteverde Cloud Forest Lodge
    483 reviews
    #1 of 7 hotels in Santa Elena
     
    Monteverde Lodge & Gardens
    1,137 reviews
    #3 of 20 hotels in Monteverde
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$72 - US$116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Priceline and Agoda so you can book your Rainbow Valley Lodge reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Monteverde >
    • Santa Elena
    • Also Known As
    • Rainbow Valley Hotel Santa Elena ,
    • Rainbow Valley Lodge Costa Rica/Santa Elena, Monteverde
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (411)
    Room & Suite (144)
    Dining (5)
    Hotel & Grounds (282)
    Bathroom (2)
    Nearby
    Nearby HotelsSee all 7 hotels in Santa Elena
    Monteverde Cloud Forest Lodge
    483 reviews
    2.12 km away
     
    Monteverde Lodge & Gardens
    1,137 reviews
    .90 km away
     
    Hotel Belmar
    1,373 reviews
    1.96 km away
     
    Los Pinos - Cabanas y Jardines
    983 reviews
    1.53 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Beso Espresso
    281 reviews
    .96 km away
    Ristorante D Thomas
    164 reviews
    .98 km away
    Orchid Coffee Shop
    843 reviews
    1.04 km away
    Choco Cafe Restaurant and Coffee Shop
    407 reviews
    1.00 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Monteverde Orchid Garden
    454 reviews
    1.08 km away
    Monteverde Butterfly Garden (Jardin de Mariposas)
    642 reviews
    .98 km away
    Monteverde Frog Pond
    230 reviews
    .74 km away
    Ecological Sanctuary
    87 reviews
    .77 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    Brit N
    30 December 2016|
    AnswerShow all 2 answers
    Response from aroutte2003 | Reviewed this property |
    Its around 4 hours from San Jose to Monteverde
    1
    Vote
    Susan D
    2 October 2016|
    AnswerShow all 4 answers
    Response from aroutte2003 | Reviewed this property |
    Definitely look at Anywhere Costa Rica for transportation. My wife, daughter and i used them from San Jose to La Fortuna, La Fortuna to Monteverde, Monteverde to Manuel Antonio, and back to the airport. They were always on... More
    1
    Vote
    Megan P
    22 July 2016|
    Answer
    Response from aroutte2003 | Reviewed this property |
    We paid in US for our stay
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "One bedroom chalet is a great price with a nice view"
    Read review
    "Clean, private, kitchen and a beautiful view of the cloud forest."
    Read review
    "Beautiful views from all rooms"
    Read review
    "Keep the door closed to keep the bugs out."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing