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    Rainbow Valley Lodge

    200 meters south of A y A, Santa Elena 5240, Costa Rica
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    • Excellent85%
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 22 August 2014

    This review is long overdue but I knew in writing this how much it would make me miss Costa Rica and Monteverde/Santa Elena especially! My boyfriend and I spent two nights at Rainbow Valley Lodge at the end of June and we were lucky to...More

    1  Thank Tanya M
    Reviewed 11 August 2014

    I stayed at the Lodge for two nights in December. The Lodge was comfortable with a stunning view! I forget some things in the Lodge and they sent them to Germany without charging any cost. Christian, the host of the Lodge is an amazing guy...More

    Thank Alexlohri
    Reviewed 1 August 2014

    Title of the review provided by my 8 year old son, who really liked Rainbow Valley Lodge. I usually do Pros and Cons in my reviews, but I have no Cons so will just go over the Pros. We stayed at the standalone cabin and...More

    1  Thank eluvity
    Reviewed 31 July 2014 via mobile

    My partner and I saw this place while siring into town and decided to stop. We were informed by Christian (host) that there would be a vacancy the next day. He then gave us coupons for restaurants and all other types of tours. All his...More

    1  Thank Theron A
    Reviewed 15 July 2014 via mobile

    Some people are thrill seekers, others are view seekers. I'm a view seeker, and if you're anything like me, you will love this place! Lush green mountains of the rain forest for as far as the eye can see in any direction with the occasional...More

    Thank Mario C
    Response from Monteverdeguy, Owner at Rainbow Valley LodgeResponded 19 July 2014

    Very happy you had a nice stay and view Mario. Thanks to you and all the others who take time out of their busy schedules to post a review to help potential future guests. That upper room being above the trees really makes the view...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$55 - US$115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • 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
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    Brit N
    30 December 2016|
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    Response from aroutte2003 | Reviewed this property |
    Its around 4 hours from San Jose to Monteverde
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    Susan D
    2 October 2016|
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    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
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    Megan P
    22 July 2016|
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    Response from aroutte2003 | Reviewed this property |
    We paid in US for our stay
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