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Monteverde Lodge & Gardens

400 mtrs east from the Frog Pond, entrance on the right hand side of the road, 6941-1000 Costa Rica
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Certificate of Excellence
• We have 28 rooms. 12 Forest View Downstairs, 12 Forest View Balcony, 3 Garden View and 1 Superior Garden View. • All rooms have free wireless internet. • All rooms do not have air conditioning or television, so you can appreciate the sounds of the tropical cloud forest. • The service style is personalized, informal, caring. • Our food is what a Costa Rican grandmother would cook if she was also a creative and contemporary professional chef. • The atmosphere in our lodge is quiet, laid back and tranquil with an open fireplace. No background music. • Our bar serves up creative cocktails. • Suggested activities in Monteverde Lodge: Explore the gardens, spend time in our solar-heated pool, visit the butterfly and humming bird garden. • Among the suggested activities in the area are hiking or bird watching with a naturalist guide, horseback riding, and zip-lining through the canopy. • Minimum Stay: 2 Nights • Owned and Operated by Costa Rica Expeditions
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Public Wifi
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Breakfast Available
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Accessible rooms
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is very very expensive for what it is. Spent two nights here and booked through hotels.com (the rate was allegedly discounted). The rooms were comparable to a low end motel in the states. The sheets were thin and the bed was hard and...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Chicago_Traveller93
Response from Jenn D, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Monteverde Lodge & GardensResponded 1 week ago

Dear Chicago_Traveller93, We were sorry to hear that you felt that you got no value for your money. It’s too bad that you didn’t have time to explore the gardens, enjoy the pool and garden deck or spend time with staff and other guests and...More

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Reviewed September 9, 2018

This is a gorgeous hotel. The grounds are truly magnificent. We had a balcony room overlooking the forest and saw armadillos outside the room in the stream! You can sit on the balcony and scan for moneys (we saw one in the 3 days we...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Response from Jenn D, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Monteverde Lodge & GardensResponded September 13, 2018

Dear Yona300, Thank you for sharing how much you enjoyed your stay and the lodge. You're right about the Balcony Rooms, these are our guests favorite room because you can sit on your balcony with morning coffee and the toucans, bellbirds and monkeys often give...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful front desk people. When we reached the hotel we were wet and cold. They helped us get a room as soon as possible. They loaned us very good quality ponchos and later gifted them to us. Had a wonderful breakfast. Loved the gardens.More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from Jenn D, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Monteverde Lodge & GardensResponded 3 days ago

Dear gms2012, Thank you for taking the time to write your review on TripAdvisor. Since you loved your stay at Monteverde Lodge so much, we would like to recommend for your next visit to Costa Rica our sister property Tortuga Lodge & Gardens, also featured...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights as part of a tour around Costa Rica The hotel was clean and staff pleasant and helpful they were able to arrange local trips at short notice and there was no shortage of things to do in and around...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from Jenn D, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Monteverde Lodge & GardensResponded 3 days ago

Dear docwright1, Thank you for sharing your comments on TripAdvisor. As docwright1 mentions, there are many options for activities in Monteverde, we suggest you visit our website and go to the Activities tab where you will find descriptions and prices for canopy tours, horseback riding,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel was clean, staff were fantastic, and location was perfect. We saw coati and agoati on the hotel grounds. Room was clean and comfortable. Beautiful places on property to quietly sit or do yoga. Can get lunch and bring it to beautiful outside seating areas....More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from Jenn D, Guest Satisfaction Specialist at Monteverde Lodge & GardensResponded 3 days ago

Dear Safari818960, Thank you for sharing with fellow TripAdvisor users how much you enjoyed your stay with us. This is a great time of the year to enjoy the gardens and our pool with cloud forest views. Depending on what you want to do in...More

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Katrina R
March 4, 2018|
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Response from Natalie E | Property representative |
Hi Katrina, Mosquitoes are normally not a problem in Monteverde, but that doesn't mean that you won't see bugs. For mosquitoes, the best advice is to be prepared, wear long pants and sleeves and apply buy spray twice a day... More
January 10, 2018|
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Response from Natalie E | Property representative |
If you're looking for hike, Curri-Cancha by itself may too short, the trail is about 2 miles. There is the possibility of combining the Monteverde Reserve and Curri-Cancha which adds another 3 miles to your hike and gives... More
Romy B
October 5, 2017|
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Response from EnriqueC2253 | Property representative |
Hi Romy, Yes ! you can accommodate 4 people in our Forest View Balcony rooms. Vacation Time is Precious ! Enrique
Room Tips
"I never like staying on lower floors - I don't like people above me because of potential foot noise!"
3 weeks ago
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"As with many Costa Rican hotels that have charm the walls thin and noise can be an issue. Maybe try to get..."
Sep. 9, 2018
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"Get a balcony facing the jungle"
Aug. 18, 2018
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"We had a garden room with a door to the beautiful gardens. Heard some noise in the morning since the dining..."
Aug. 18, 2018
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US$151 - US$413 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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