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    Hotel Fonda Vela

    1km past the Monteverde Cheese Factory and 2km before the Monteverde Reserve., Costa Rica
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    • Excellent33%
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    “junior suite” (51 reviews)
    “cloud forest” (118 reviews)
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    11 - 15 of 562 reviews

    Reviewed 6 July 2017

    The hotel was in a beautiful location (saw a coati out of our window as well as a motmot bird). We walked to/from the National Park. We had to take a taxi to go to town, which we did every day for lunch and dinner...More

    Thank Amanda J
    Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Amanda, Thank you very much for sharing your thoughts after your recent visit. With no doubt we will take your comments into account to improve and offer perfect stays. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. FondaVela Staff

    Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

    Me am my family love Monteverde, We come at least twice a year to have a relaxing days. This time, for the first, we choose this beautiful hotel. The rooms are plenty of space, have beautiful green zones. The restaurant is good (the portions are...More

    Thank Maynor C
    Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Maynor, We are delighted to know you have enjoyed your stay that much. For us, it is very important to know the nature and the facilities were perfect for you and your family. We hope you choose us again in a near future. FondaVela...More

    Reviewed 2 July 2017

    Although the hotel room decor is somewhat dated, the staff were helpful and courteous. The grounds were gorgeous and well-tended. The pool and jacuzzis overlooked the cloud forest. The wildlife was abundant. Pricing was great because June is off-season (rainy season). Hearty, good breakfasts. We...More

    Thank Rebecca L
    Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Rebecca, We would like to thank you for sharing your comments about your recent stay. Your comments teach us to improve and encourage us to keep on working hard. We look forward to seeing you again, FondaVela Staff

    Reviewed 21 June 2017

    Location was great, dinner at restaurant on grounds was delicious, pool was beautiful but very cold, pool towel system made no sense. No one was ever at the pool beverage station, so you're pretty much on your own. Walking into our room the first night...More

    Thank sfloridasunshine
    Reviewed 19 June 2017

    Hotel Fonda Vela is a great place to stay to explore the Monte Verde area. It is very close to several preserves, Monte Verde Preserve, Children's Eternal Rainforest preserve, and Curi Cancha Reserve (all highly recommended). We were in room #4, great room with small...More

    Thank Beth S
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    • US$95 - US$203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 42
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    21 January 2017|
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    8 December 2016|
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    Response from JeanetteAron | Reviewed this property |
    It was one of my daughter's favourite places to stay, lovely rooms, good food and helpful front desk staff. It was close to where we saw our first Quetzal :)
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    Cofah
    23 June 2016|
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    Response from Managerfondavela | Property representative |
    Our hotel as any Hotel in the area, doesn´t provide any air conditioning A/C, this due mostly of the year Monteverde keep a fresh weather. Also, our room structures are build to keep high spaces to let the air flow and keep... More
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    "Junior suite -- very large room with queen bed and king bed, sitting area, dressing area and bathroom. Great..."
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    "room closest to the main car park have a lesser view"
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    "Rooms with low numbers--1 through 10, are quieter."
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    "Avoid the downstairs rooms that require another guest to pass your window to get to their room."
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