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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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    Overview
    • Excellent33%
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    • Average17%
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    Free Internet
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    Reviewed 26 April 2014

    We spent only 2 night at this hotel, but we enjoyed a lot. The rooms are very large, with beautiful hardwood floors, very clean and comfortable beds.The gardens are nice. We had cocktails during their happy hour, 8$ for 2 and I had a great...More

    1  Thank Orly68
    Reviewed 15 April 2014

    Let me begin with the good, and there is a lot of good. The hotel itself is beautiful, and we arrived to a surprise room upgrade. We had a spacious balcony with sunset views, and a very comfortable king size bed. Scattered around stunning grounds...More

    3  Thank gaffergrrrl
    Response from Managerfondavela, Gerente at Hotel Fonda VelaResponded 28 April 2014

    Dear Gaffergrrrl, Thank you for taking the time to evaluate our Hotel. We really appreciate the opinions of our clients and we apologize if we did satisfy your expectations. We are very glad to hear that you very much liked the upgrade that was given...More

    Reviewed 2 April 2014

    Costa Rica is full of surprises. We knew that some of the road from Arenal to Monteverde wasn't paved; we did not know that seventeen kilometers of the road wasn't simply dirt, but dirt covered with large and sliding stones. After our rental car bounced...More

    4  Thank Marc G
    Reviewed 31 March 2014

    Although the buildings could stand a little updating, our room was very comfortable, clean and spacious. Being able to see some of the beautiful birds of Costa RIca right outside our window was a plus. There were areas to relax on the lawn outside our...More

    1  Thank JeanneFromCt
    Reviewed 31 March 2014

    We stayed 2 nights in a separate buiding (JR Suite) in room 17, 2nd floor. Saw a toucanet in the tree next to our room and watched the humming birds from our balcony to the purple flowers below. Saw a green snake on their private...More

    1  Thank dkoitz
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    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
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    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$90 - US$210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 42
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    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Monteverde
    • Also Known As
    • Fonda Vela Hotel ,
    • Fonda Vela Monteverde
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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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