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Felt like an authentic experience in nature! The staff were very friendly and helpful! Wifi was patchy- non existent in our bedroom. Watched the numerous stars at night! Orange trees in the joint back garden! Didn't realize the cabins were separated the way they were....More
The nearest hostelry to the cloud forest is a great place to call home. Open the door in the morning and you are greeted to the beauty of the blue motmot. Serenaded to sleep by a plethora of exotic bird songs.
The rooms are very...More
The accommodation is well spaced out in small blocks amongst the beautiful grounds with its wildlife. The rooms are vary spacious with a good sized shower. It has a hairdryer, fridge, TV, safe, coffeemaker ( no kettle for tea).
The rooms are designed with large...More
1 Thank Michelle L
Management response:Responded 2 October 2017
Dear Michelle L,
We love to read your comment and know that you have enjoyed your visit and the amazing wildlife surrounding us. It is certainly an environment of which we have great pride and we love to share with those who visit us.
TripAdvisor reviews run the gamut for this hotel, but the Fonda Vela was our favorite stay in Costa Rica. I suppose you could call the decor dated, with its wood-paneled walls and heavy furniture, but the hotel felt clean, and overall it had a warm...More
Management response:Responded 7 September 2017
We thank you for sharing your positive comments about your recent stay at FondaVela.
We learn from your feedback that allows us to improve and work harder every day. Thank you very much for choosing us, we look forward to seeing you again....More
My first night was a nightmare- spent all night scratching and itching. So exhausted the next day. Found the culprits caught two bugs and brought them to reception. I politely asked if they could change the sheets- they changed one sheet! The plumbing is antiquated......More
Thank Valerie B
Management response:Responded 24 August 2017
Dear Valerie B,
We appreciate you shared your comments about your experience.
We understand your annoyance about insects and we will take very into account your feedback, however, it is important to take into account that this hotel is surrounded by a unique and beautiful...More
US$138 - US$234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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
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 it fresh.
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"Junior suite -- very large room with queen bed and king bed, sitting area, dressing area and bathroom. Great..."