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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good36%
  • Average20%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“shuttle service”(93 reviews)
“steep hill”(105 reviews)
“main restaurant”(35 reviews)
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Free Shuttle or Taxi Services
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The rooms were dirty and not very nice. At check in the front desk gave us little to no information. We were not informed when booking that all of the family rooms were down below, so not as nice of a view as the upper...More

1  Thank enrique5150
Response from Arnoldo B, General Manager at El EstabloResponded 1 week ago

Dear Enrique, We appreciate your review, it is very important for us. We are sorry to hear about the issues you had. At El Establo, we take the issue of bedbugs very seriously as we want to offer our guests comfort and safety during their...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Huge area with spectacular views from rooms. We had a nice room overlooking the monteverde mountains, in front of our terrace, there were white-nosed coati playing around. Room was clean, huge bathroom. Breakfast was typical Costa Rican. Friendly staff. Booked a monteverde tour at the...More

Thank Gökay T
Response from Arnoldo B, General Manager at El EstabloResponded 1 week ago

Hi Gökay, Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed the views from our hotel and we appreciate you're sharing your experience with other travelers. We hope you come back soon! El Establo

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really enjoyed our stay at the El Establo mountain hotel. Very convenient to the town of Sta Elena, beautiful views all the way to the Pacific, great hiking trails on site, and excellent amenities (pool, restaurant, on site transportation). Rooms are just OK, but very...More

1  Thank Brien B
Response from Arnoldo B, Director General at El EstabloResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review, Brien. We are happy you had the opportunity to enjoy the magical views of Monte Verde seen from El Establo and enjoyed our amenities. We appreciate you're sharing and recommending the experience. We hope you visit us back...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights at El establo. Check in was easy. The rooms are ok, far from a luxury level; more Motel 6. No AC. Breakfast was included and delicious. The view from our room was lovely The main reason I would not come...More

Thank Beth Z
Response from Arnoldo B, Director General at El EstabloResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Beth, Thank you for your review, it is very important for us. We are pleased to read you liked the breakfast and the view from the roomes. We are very sorry to hear there were some issues with the noise and the smell of...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great compound at the edge of the city with endless views. Shuttles ran constantly to take us around the property. Lots of amenities. The friendliest service we had in country and that’s saying a lot since Costa Rica is already so welcoming. No doubt, would...More

Thank Jon A
Response from Arnoldo B, Director General at El EstabloResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi, Jon Thank you so much for your positive review. We are happy you had the opportunity to enjoy the magical views of Monte Verde seen from El Establo. We also appreciate your recommnedation about our service and we're honored that you liked the experience....More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Tennis Court
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$127 - US$283 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Mountain View Hotel in Monteverde
#3 Great View Hotel in Monteverde
#2 Safe Hotel in Monteverde
#1 Family Resort Hotel in Monteverde
#7 Family Hotel in Monteverde
#7 Charming Hotel in Monteverde
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$127 - US$283 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Mountain View Hotel in Monteverde
#3 Great View Hotel in Monteverde
#2 Safe Hotel in Monteverde
#1 Family Resort Hotel in Monteverde
#7 Family Hotel in Monteverde
#7 Charming Hotel in Monteverde
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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travelingCAgal
April 14, 2018|
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Response from ricardorey1 | Reviewed this property |
Please avoid going yo this place if you want to enjoy your trip.Air conditioning? Depending on the day...some days yes others no.
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Connie R
January 10, 2018|
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Response from ricardorey1 | Reviewed this property |
This is clearly not that type of luxury hotel.Forget it!!
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medmerry2016
December 27, 2017|
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Response from Lee Z | Reviewed this property |
I did not see any close restaurants close to the property. Town however is not far away by taxi.
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"All rooms feature a beautiful view of the mountain and valley eblow"
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