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Hotel Fonda Vela

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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good41%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“junior suite”(55 reviews)
“cloud forest”(121 reviews)
“pool area”(29 reviews)
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
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3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 25 January 2015

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

3  Thank Debbie V
Reviewed 24 January 2015 via mobile

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.

1  Thank Lukaris
Reviewed 18 January 2015 via mobile

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. MV is...More

3  Thank george l
Reviewed 17 January 2015

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. Having...More

3  Thank bobbytiger
Reviewed 16 January 2015

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

2  Thank MMcdon8267
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Restaurant
Free Parking
Pool
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$117 - US$216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$117 - US$216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Room & Suite (194)
Dining (85)
Pool & Beach (45)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Susana B
15 February 2018|
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Response from Pannipannini | Reviewed this property |
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
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Lsnowhite
21 January 2017|
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Response from vacationfan641 |
9:00 pm closing
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Droopydrawrs52
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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"Seem to all be far from the pool but would suggest something on the 2nd floor with a view."
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"We had a room with a king and queen bed. Nice view and spacious."
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"Junior suite looking over the garden are wonderful"
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"Rooms 25-28 are all a level up and offer more privacy and less noise from stomping feet."
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