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Just returned from a week in Costa Rica through Natural Habitat. We spent two nights at Fonda Vela, and were blown away with the comfort and beauty of the accommodations as well as the restaurant and meals. The staff was wonderful, and the grounds were...More
We had a few days here on our tour of Costa Rica. Fabulous. Really close to the cloud forest. A taxi would be advised if heading to the town. The room was great with outstanding views. Go see the humming bird gallery.
Our family just returned from a ten day vacation in Costa Rica. We started in Monte Verde and greatly appreciate the recommendation from our travel agent at Prefferred Adventures. The staff, rooms, restaurant and amenities at Fonda Vella were just what we wanted.
Unfortunately, as our visit was during the winter months, it pretty much rained both days that we were at Fonda Vela, so we were not able to take advantage of what one can only assume would be beautiful views withing this environmentally sensitive hotel.
Hotel Fonda Vela is located only a few kilometers from the Monteverde Cloud Forest. The accommodations are very nice. The breakfast was delicious. The dinner was expensive and very good. The hotel helped us make arrangements for a night hike and a zip lining. They...More
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I am not sure what is meant by customer service. The place is not a 5 Star facility...most places in Monteverde tend to keep staff fairly lean because tourism is only 6-8 months per year. That said, we did not experience... More
I am not sure what is meant by customer service. The place is not a 5 Star facility...most places in Monteverde tend to keep staff fairly lean because tourism is only 6-8 months per year. That said, we did not experience any issues, in fact quite the opposite. We had what we needed and were really happy with our stay, and would return. Perhaps it depends on one’s expectations?