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Hotel Fonda Vela

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“junior suite”(53 reviews)
“cloud forest”(118 reviews)
“pool area”(27 reviews)
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All reviewsjunior suitecloud forestpool areacosta ricahotel groundslarge windowshotel restaurantking bedpool and hot tubtwo nightsbeautiful groundscheese factorysanta elenatour companyno wifi in the roomsspread outthe reserve
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I left my charger and I remember exactly where. I called before they gave the room to someone else and they said they check and it wasn't there. I couldn't believe this still happens now a days. I am still waiting for a call from...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

My room had huge picture windows on two sides, giving on to the access balcony so people in the other rooms could see every inch of my room - but it was worth it for the truly incredible view down the steep slope towards the...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Welcoming staff with large bright rooms (no 5 ) with great views . Restaurant is very good . Breakfast buffet is just OK . Pool and jacuzzi is nice with lovely views of sunset . Rooms are clean and tidy , lots of wood ....More

Thank Paul A
Response from Hotel F, Gerente at Hotel Fonda VelaResponded 5 days ago

Dear Paul, Thank you very much for sharing your comments about your experience at Fonda Vela Hotel. We agree with you we are located in a privileged natural spot that we love sharing with all our guests. We look forward to seeing you again, FondaVela...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

This lodge/hotel was in a lovely location on the edge of the cloud forest with views to the Pacific Ocean way off in the distance. We stayed here for 2 nights as part of a tour. The rooms/suites are in small 2 storey groups. We...More

Thank lostagain2014
Response from Hotel F, Gerente at Hotel Fonda VelaResponded 5 days ago

Dear lostagain2014, 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. We hope...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I made a reservation to go to Costa Rica. We were looking forward to this amazing trip, however my partner got really sick to travel. We had to cancel our trip. We had a doctor note from the hospital for the cancellation. We had done...More

1  Thank HappyTravellerMe2013
Response from Hotel F, Gerente at Hotel Fonda VelaResponded 5 days ago

Dear HappyTravellerMe2013, We appreciate you have shared your comments about your experience. We deeply regret that it was not the expected experience, we understand that you could not attend the hotel due to a health problem, and as we informed you, our cancellation policies require...More

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US$124 - US$194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$124 - US$194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Susana B
14 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
20 January 2017|
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9:00 pm closing
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7 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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"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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"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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