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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Reviewed 27 November 2011

The Historias Lodge is a lovely place to stay while visiting the Monteverde region. There are a variety of different room types for different group sizes, and the rooms are very clean and comfortable. The Lodge is located in an ideal location for walking down to Santa Elena or up to Monteverde, and the view is beautiful! The food at...

2Thank Alyssa H
Dover, New Hampshire
Reviewed 23 November 2011

The Historias Lodge is a beautiful place to stay. You can walk up into the cloud forest or down into the city of Santa Elena. Many restaurants and museums, such as the Butterfly Garden, are close by. It is run by very friendly people who speak English quite well so communicating is very enjoyable.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 October 2011

We stayed at Historias Lodge for only one night in August and were very impressed. Our room was enormous, clean and comfortable, though not luxurious, but was perfect for our requirements. Alba, who runs the lodge, is a lovely warm, friendly lady, who cannot do enough for her guests. We arrived later than planned due to a major traffic jam,...

1Thank blozinge
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 20 August 2011

We stayed here while in Monteverde which already was such an incredible aspect to our adventure in that region of the country. Alba - our hotel manager - was funny, friendly, a total doll. The room was huge with an incredible few of the valley. Plus, the price was right at $60 a night which included a delicious, full breakfast....

1Thank nedkiss
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 17 August 2011

This place is like no other, its earthy and romantic environment gives off such a relaxing and comfortable vive. Their rooms are beautiful. They are100% clean, spacious, beds are comfortable, the woody rooms gives it a feeling like if you are really living in a cabin, and they have AC system. Never once did I notice anything sketchy in the...

1Thank Mamba95
monte verde, costa rica
Reviewed 9 August 2011

This Beautiful Lodge is hand made by Luis Brenes. Made entirely of teak wod it is breath taking! Him and his sister Alba run it together. They are the so sweet. They instantly made us feel special and just like part of their family. The accomodation was beyond expectation. We stayed in room #8 and it was huge extremely spacious...

1Thank Karenissharing
Coastal South Carolina, South Carolina
Reviewed 4 August 2011

The room was spacious, clean, and it had a h-u-g-e tub. The location was great - nearby restaurants, a grocery, ice cream parlor, etc within walking distance. The grounds are beautifully landscaped and a half dozen or more hummingbirds can be viewed while you eat. The breakfast was good and the personnel gracious. On two occasions we were welcomed to...

1Thank SusanCMaryland
Phoenix, Arizona, Usa
Reviewed 27 July 2011

Luis Brenes and his sister Alba will go all out to please their guests. They're real Ticos whose family has lived in the area for generations and love their hometown. Luis can articulately talk about the history of this until-recently remote area. Check out the Monteverde photo collection by the reception desk. Monteverde is a small town, hilly, but walkable....

1Thank IsabelArizona
Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 24 July 2011

Very nice hotel, clean and quiet. Breakfast is very nice (for nature lovers, there are even some nice birds right in front of the windows to help you waking up gently :-) The host family was very friendly and helpful! We had a wonderful stay :-)

Thank Flo-ZH
Omaha, Nebraska
Reviewed 6 July 2011

Great place, family owned. amazing breakfast and GREAT hospitality! if we are ever in Monteverde again we will definitely be back!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Laundry Service
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning

Additional Information about Historias Lodge

Address: 15 Minutes From Monte Verde Cloudforest Reserve | 15 Minutes From Monte Verde Cloudforest Reserve, Santa Elena 60109, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Monteverde > Santa Elena
Price Range: $71 - $159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Historias Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 18
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Historias Hotel Monteverde
Historias Lodge Monteverde, Costa Rica - Santa Elena
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“Room on the floor will have some noise”
 of 5 bubbles GregandRenea, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs rooms toward the back of the complex have great mountain views”
 of 5 bubbles Stensafriend, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs rooms at the back are probably the quietest and not overlooked.”
 of 5 bubbles 827petere, 12 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Try somewhere nearer town, there's lots of choice”
 of 5 bubbles TFH04, 8 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Try upper levels”
 of 5 bubbles 214prakashm, 2 Jan 2016 | Read review
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