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San Rafael de Escazu, Costa Rica
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent view. Owner is very friendly, helpful and accesible. The place is new, clean and well taken care of. We really enjoyed it. Our only issue was that it was so exposed to the wind that it was difficult enjoy being outside

Thank sofifa03
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 12 January 2017

It's a very nice cabin. If you don't expect it to be a five star hotel - you will love it. The view is gorgeous. The owner is very nice and helpful. He helped us to organize all our activities. The room is clean. The first night was very windy, we had a filing that the whole cabin is shaking.

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Munich, Germany
Reviewed 10 January 2017

We stayed two nights at the Lodge from December 28 - 30 and have been very well treated by Chris and his team. He picked us up with his car showing us the way, when we arrived at Monteverde already in the dark from a long drive from Lake Arenal on challenging dirt roads, provided us with all information we...

Thank mschaefer2015
Missoula, Montana
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

We would highly recommend RVL to anyone headed to the Monteverde area. It's about a 10 minute walk to town, very safe to do any time of day. Christian and his family will help any of your needs, and care very much about their customers. The rooms are well kept, amenities are great (wifi, locking safe, kitchenette) and the views...

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Hilton Head Island
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Super nice spot with excellent views and beautiful rainbows. Christian was a great help. Very nice cabinas, very clean and nicely laid out. It is in the quiet side of town and close to everything. I would highly recommend this location.

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Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Highly recommend. The lodge is cozy, cute, well accommodated (kitchen, silverware, cooking items, coffee, etc.), has a breathtaking view of the mountains, is a short walk from town (15min). Activities pick up and drop off at hotel. Christian is an amazing host who is well prepared and knows his stuff.

Thank venche7
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Stayed here 3 nights. Awesome view from an awesome lodge and Christian was very accommodating. He gives lots of good information about tours and activities (like the santa clause parade!). Nice addition are the cat and nosebear who wander around :-).

Thank Mokummer
Leszno, Poland
Reviewed 28 December 2016

We spent 3 days in Monteverde, the room was simple but clean, well equipped kitchen and amazing view to the valley. Quiet and only 15 minutes walk to the center. Christian host is such a nice and kind person.

Thank bigmarkkk
Upper Marlboro, Maryland
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Overall accommodations were very good. The lodge owner/ manager was very nice, knowledgeable, and helpful in making the trip up the mountain to be worthwhile. Houses were spacious, clean and equipped with everything needed. Management was great with helping to navigate activities on the mountain

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Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

We arrived about 3:30 pm on a Tuesday. Christian was very welcoming and explained the area, the rooms / homes available and tours available in Monteverde. Our family suite was clean, comfortable, and the view was amazing!! We stayed one night and with the advice of Christian we wenton The Original Canopy Tour for ziplining. He recommended this was a...

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rainbow Valley Lodge Monteverde is close to the town of Santa Elena, about 15 minutes walking or 3 minutes in a vehicle. With only eight rooms and no neighbors close by you can enjoy peace and quiet in a forest setting. We have Wi-Fi signal in all rooms. Clean rooms with hot water, possible chance to see animals right outside the rooms and owner help with guides and activities. All rooms have coffeemaker and Monteverde coffee plus small refrigerator. Parking near the rooms. Prices compare very favorably to other accommodations in Monteverde. We are not 5 star so please do not expect total luxury! We hope to see you here! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rainbow Valley Lodge

Address: 200 meters south of A y A, Santa Elena 5240, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Monteverde > Santa Elena
Price Range: $74 - $144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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Rainbow Valley Hotel Santa Elena
Rainbow Valley Lodge Monteverde, Costa Rica - Santa Elena
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“We stayed in the green cabin closest to the reception. Not all the cabins are renovated yet.”
Niina86, 6 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Room to the farmost left and down was perfect for privacy and great views”
nasslucy, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“E-mail Christian (owner) and he will suggest the best cabin for your party.”
AjayR602, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Book a cabin with an outdoor deck.”
676carolyns, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The owner himself says it is not 5 star so don't expect it to be but his helpfulness makes up for any lack of luxury.”
EileenVeronicaT, 25 Jan 2017 | Read review
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