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This hotel is very nice and 'dies the job'. The surrounds are very nice and give great opportunity for spotting various animals. Our room was very spacious and I particularly liked the 'sunroom feel' near the windows. The staff at reception were very friendly and...More
The Fonda Vela is a family business, built on a former dairy farm developed by Paul Smith, a Canadian who came to Costa Rica. The sons took over, and the father traveled around the world and painted. His paintings (all for sale) hang in the...More
6. La Fonda Vela Hotel, Monteverde – 5 out of 5
Probably our favourite hotel in Costa Rica. The staff were lovely, the wildlife in the hotel grounds were spectacular (agouti, coatimundi, variegated squirrel, emerald toucanet, keel-billed toucan, etc), the restaurant and food were excellent...More
Is a beautiful place in the mountains with beautiful sight. We got there and we received an upgrade, never knew why, but we did appreciate it. The room was a Junior Suite, the biggest we had in the whole trip, with a King and Queen...More
This is beautiful place is about 4 k from town and 2 k from the Monteverde reserve. The rooms are set close to natural vegetation which bounds the property so it is easy to spot local wildlife. I saw lots of birds and a number...More
US$95 - US$204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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..."