Best Monteverde Hotels, Cost Rica

You will be thrilled with the selection of mid-range Monteverde hotels that are perfect for all types of adventure travelers including families. If you like an upscale property then you should try the Hotel de Montana Monteverde or the Trapp Family Lodge which is the closest hotel to the Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve. Travelers looking for resort style amenities will be pleased with the El Establo Mountain Hotel or try the Hotel and Spa Poco a Poco as well as the Hotel Fonda Vela where you will find a swimming pool. Adventure travelers that are looking for a cabin with a kitchen should stay at the Los Pinos Cabanas y Jardines. When you fancy a boutique property that is secluded with access to private hiking trails then Hotel Cipreses Monteverde, Hotel El Bosque, the Monteverde Cloud Forest Lodge as well as the Cala Lodge are all excellent choices.

  • El Establo Mountain Hotel

    El Establo Mountain Hotel in Monteverde

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    Address: Diagonal to Escuela Rafael Arguedas Monteverde Puntarenas

    If you are interested in a mid-range Monteverde hotel that offers resort style amenities and is an ideal place to stay to explore the area then the El Establo Mountain Hotel is perfect. Located on hilltop just outside of Santa Elena, the El Establo Mountain Hotel is situated within walking distance to the Monteverde Orchid Garden, the Bat Jungle and the Monteverde Butterfly Garden. The El Establo Mountain Hotel has a mountain chalet three floor architectural style with 155 room and suites that feature an Old World rustic decor. Deluxe rooms have over 500 square feet with two queen beds and a private balcony with views of the forest. Junior suites are 645 square feet with a king size bed and views of the mountains. Suites are sized at 753 square feet with a loft-style interior that includes one or two king size beds, a sitting area and 2-balconies that boast views of the forest. The El Establo Mountain Hotel is quite hilly and the property offers a free shuttle on the ground for guests. The El Establo Mountain Hotel is within a short walk to the Valle Excondido Preserve as well as the Curi Cancha Reserve and is 1.5-miles away from the Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve. The El Establo boasts several resort style amenities onsite which include an indoor freshwater swimming pool with a bar, tennis and soccer court, fitness center and a full service spa. Dining at the hotel includes a complimentary breakfast as well as Las Riendas serves all three meals and dinner is prepared at Laggus. There are a few offsite restaurants within walking distance that include Restaurante Don Luis for Italian, Panaderia Jimenez serves local cuisine and Tortilla’s prepares fusion specialties. Nightlife includes a quiet drink in the bar area and the hotel offers complimentary guided cloud forest hikes in the evening.



    Trapp Family Lodge

    Trapp Family Lodge in Monteverde

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    Address: 1 km west from Monteverde Reserve Monteverde Puntarenas

    When you are searching for a secluded mid-range Monteverde hotel that boasts premier access to the Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve then you should stay at the Trapp Family Lodge. Located 4-miles from Santa Elena, the Trapp Family Lodge is within 0.5-miles to the Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve and is less than a 1.5-mile drive to the Monteverde Butterfly Garden. The Trapp Family Lodge has a rustic Swiss Chalet three story architectural design with 26 rooms and suites that feature a contemporary rustic wood interior. Superior rooms boast 430 square feet with two queen size beds and views of the garden from large picture windows. Suites are larger with two queen size beds, a sitting area and a private balcony with views of the Monteverde Mountains. The Trapp Family Lodge is ideal to begin your adventures in the area with numerous attractions within 4-miles which include Sky Adventures, Selvatura Park, Monteverde Extremo Park and the Santa Elena Cloud Forest Reserve. The Trapp Family Lodge Monteverde hotel has numerous hiking trails for you to explore and there is a nice garden area where you can relax. Dining at the Trapp Family Lodge includes a complimentary breakfast and there is a restaurant onsite that serves dinner. Offsite dining options will require a short drive to Santa Elena or Monte Verde where you will find the Choco Cafe Restaurant and Coffee Shop, Toro Tinto serves Argentinian dishes and Bistro Bon Appetit prepares Italian specialties. Nightlife consists of a cold beverage at the onsite bar or maybe a guided evening hike in the surrounding cloud forest.

    Los Pinos Cabanas y Jardines Monteverde hotel

    Los Pinos Cabanas y Jardines in Monteverde

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    Address: 150 Mts East from the Public School Monteverde Puntarenas

    When you are interested in staying at a mid-range Monteverde hotel that boasts solitude and a relaxed camping type atmosphere then the Los Pinos Cabanas y Jardines are an ideal selection. Located in the Cerro Plano area between Santa Elena and Monte Verde, the Los Pinos Cabanas y Jardines is situated within 20-acre private cloud forest area and is within a short walk to the Valle Escondido Preserve, Curi Cancha Reserve as well as the Monteverde Orchid Garden. The Los Pinos Cabanas y Jardines Monteverde hotel consists of 14 stand-alone cabin style buildings which are separated by more than 250-feet apart and each cabin features a different modern rustic wood interior. Each cabin is furnished with a full kitchen and most accommodations boast a private terrace or small patio with forest or garden views. Standard cabins have 387 square feet with an open floorplan that includes one double bed and a sitting area that has a futon sleeper. Junior cabins are sized at 495 square feet with an open floorplan that includes a queen size bed and a futon sleeper within a sitting area. Superior cabins have 818 square feet on bi-levels with a bedroom upstairs and downstairs offers a living room with a dining room, a fireplace as well as a BBQ grill on the terrace. Family and Deluxe family cabins range in size from 1,076 to 1,528 square feet with two or three-bedrooms with bedding options, a living room that has a dining area, 2 or 3-bathrooms and a terrace with a picnic table. The Los Pinos Cabanas y Jardines Monteverde hotel has a perfect spot to start your explorations with several attractions nearby which include the Monteverde Butterfly Garden, Serpentino and you will be within 2-miles to the Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve as well as 3-miles from the Monteverde Extremo Park. The Los Pinos Cabanas y Jardine has a fantastic 27,000 square foot hydroponic vegetable garden and a spa onsite. There are also numerous hiking trails within the property for you to explore. Dining consists of a leisurely home cooked meal in your cabin and there is a grocery store within walking distance. Offsite dining selections within a short walk include Quimera’s for Latin dishes, Panaderia Jimenez and Stella’s Bakery. Nightlife can be a quiet night on the terrace, a guided hike through the cloud forest or a cold beverage at the Monteverde Beer House.

    Hotel de Montana Monteverde

    Hotel de Montana Monteverde

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    Address: 200 Este Escuela Rafael Arguedas Monteverde Puntarenas

    If you are searching for an upscale mid-range Monteverde hotel which is great for all types of travelers and offers easy access to several nearby attractions then the Hotel de Montana Monteverde is perfect. Located just outside of Santa Elena, the Hotel de Montana is situated next to 38-acres of private cloud forest and is within walking distance to the Monteverde Orchid Garden, the Monteverde Butterfly Garden as well as the Bat Jungle. The Hotel de Montana Monteverde has a modern two floor architectural style with Spanish accents and contains 42 rooms which feature a contemporary decor. Standard rooms are 270 square feet with a choice of bedding and views of the forest area from picture windows. Superior rooms have 409 square feet with a choice of bedding and a private balcony that boasts views of the forest area. The Hotel de Montana Monteverde is a nice place to start your adventures with a 1.5-mile drive to the Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve as well as Sky Adventures and you are within walking distance to the Valle Escondido Preserve. The Hotel de Montana Monteverde has a Jacuzzi, gift shop and numerous private hiking trails that include ponds for birdwatching. The property offers a complimentary continental breakfast and the Restaurante Don Luis serves Italian cuisine for lunch as well as dinner. Other offsite dining options within a short walk include d’Sofia for steaks, Tortilla’s serves Spanish fusion dishes and Ristorante D Thomas prepares seafood. Nightlife includes a guided hike through the cloud forest, a glass of wine at Toro Tinto or you can simply relax and listen to the nighttime sounds of the jungle.

    Hotel Cipreses Monteverde

    Hotel Cipreses Monteverde

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    Address: Calle 6, Santa Elena Monteverde Puntarenas

    When you want to stay in a mid-range Monteverde hotel that is nice for families and is close to many of the surrounding attractions then the Hotel Cipreses Monteverde is an excellent choice. Located just a few minutes north of Santa Elena, the Hotel Cipreses Monteverde is situated within a beautiful cloud forest landscape and is within an easy walk to the Monteverde Theme Park as well as only 2.5-miles away from the Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve. The Hotel Cipreses Monteverde has a modern two story architectural design with 30 rooms that feature a rustic wood interior. Rooms are sized at 248 square feet with a choice of bedding and boast a shared enclosed terrace with garden as well as forest views. Superior rooms have 270 square feet with a choice of bedding and terrace with forest as well as garden views. Family rooms have varying floorplans with various bedding options as well as a terrace with forest and garden views. The Hotel Cipreses Monteverde is ideal to help you with your adventures of the area that includes numerous nearby attractions within a short walk or drive which include places like Selvatura Park, Monteverde Extremo Park and the Curi Cancha Reserve. The Hotel Cipreses Monteverde offers a BBQ area and relaxing garden for your enjoyment. Dining includes a complimentary breakfast and there are several restaurants within a short walking distance that include Tico y Rico Monteverde, Bistro Bon Appetit for Italian dishes as well as Restaurante Morpho’s serves Costa Rican cuisine. Nightlife can consist of a stellar evening jungle hike, listening to the forest from your terrace or you can enjoy a cold beer at the Monteverde Beer House.

    Cala Lodge Monteverde hotel

    Cala Lodge in Monteverde

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    Address: Monteverde Monteverde Puntarenas

    The Cala Lodge is a mid-range boutique Monteverde hotel which boasts a quiet atmosphere and ideal for types of travelers including families and is close to many attractions then the Cala Lodge is a superb selection. Located within a 5-minute drive away from Santa Elena, the Cala Lodge is situated on 3-acres of rain forest which is adjacent to the Children’s Eternal Rain Forest and is within walking distance to the Valle Escondido Preserve as well as the Monteverde Butterfly Garden. The Cala Lodge has an interesting modern two floor architectural style with 14 rooms and suites that feature a rustic decor. Rooms and suites do not offer a telephone or television which adds to the quiet atmosphere of Cala Lodge. Rooms are 301 square feet with a choice of bedding and views of the surrounding forest from a private balcony. Suites have 592 square feet with varying floorplans, a choice of bedding, kitchenette and garden or forest views from a private terrace. The Cala Lodge has a superb spot to start your adventures of the Monteverde area with several attractions within walking distance such as the Bat Jungle, Monteverde Orchid Garden as well as the Ecological Sanctuary and Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve is 1.5-miles away. The Cala Lodge has several miles of private hiking trails for you to explore. There are no facilities at Cala Lodge except a picnic area. Dining at Cala Lodge Monteverde hotel includes a complimentary breakfast and there are several restaurants within a short walk which include Quimera’s, Choco Cafe Restaurant and Coffee Shop for Costa Rican cuisine as well as Restaurante Don Luis serves Italian fare. Nightlife consists of listening to wonderful sounds of the rain forest while relaxing on your terrace or you can indulge in a glass of wine at Toro Tinto as well as tropical drink at the Tree House Restaurant and Cafe.

    Hotel and Spa Poco a Poco

    Hotel and Spa Poco a Poco in Monteverde

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    Address: 100 meters east of the Ranario Monteverde Puntarenas

    If you are searching for an upscale mid-range Monteverde hotel that is perfect for families looking for easy access to numerous attractions within the surrounding area then the Hotel and Spa Poco a Poco is a superb choice. Located in Santa Elena, the Hotel and Spa Poco a Poco is situated within 2-miles of the Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve and 1-mile of the Curi Cancha Reserve. The Hotel and Spa Poco a Poco has an eclectic modern four story architectural design with 30 rooms that boast a chic contemporary interior. Bromelia rooms are sized at 260 square feet with a choice of bedding and Quetzal rooms are similar in size with a choice of bedding as well as offering a view of Santa Elena or the surrounding forest. The Garden Family room is 602 square feet with three beds and is situated next to the pool as well as garden area. Garden Superior rooms have 592 square feet with a king size bed and a private deck surrounded by the forest with a Jacuzzi. The Hotel and Spa Poco a Poco has a perfect spot for to begin your adventures in Monteverde with several attractions within walking distance that include the Monteverde Butterfly Garden, the Ecological Sanctuary, the Monteverde Frog Pond as well as the Monteverde Orchid Garden and children will enjoy Monteverde Theme Park. The Hotel and Spa Poco a Poco Monteverde hotel offers a children’s club with supervised activities as well as a freshwater swimming pool that has a swim-up bar and there is a full service spa onsite. Dining at the hotel includes Otocuma Bar and Restaurant for all three meals and you will find numerous restaurants within walking distance that include the Green Restaurant, Sabor Tico features Costa Rican fare as well as Toro Tinto for steaks. Nightlife includes a quiet drink around the swimming pool, a cold beer at Monteverde Beer House or you can the Treehouse Restaurante and Cafe.

    Hotel El Bosque Monteverde

    Hotel El Bosque in Monteverde

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    Address: Route 602 First Right after Tramonti Monteverde Puntarenas

    When you are seeking a mid-range Monteverde hotel that is surrounded by a gorgeous natural environment and is great for all types of adventurers then the Hotel El Bosque is ideal. Located southeast of Santa Elena in Monte Verde, the Hotel El Bosque is situated on 23-acres of natural cloud forest and is within 0.5-miles to the Monteverde Butterfly Garden as well as the Valle Escondido Preserve. The Hotel El Bosque has a rustic one floor architectural style with 25 rooms that sport a modern outdoors decor. Economy rooms are 130 square feet with a single bed and views of the forest from large picture windows. Double, Triple and Quadruple rooms have 260 square feet with two, three or four beds along with forest views from picture windows. Quintuple rooms are sized at 322 square feet with five beds and boast views of the forest. The Hotel El Bosque is perfect for starting your explorations of the area with numerous attractions within an easy drive that includes the Bat Jungle, Serpentario and the Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve is 10-minute drive away. The Monteverde Hotel El Bosque boasts several unique onsite amenities like guided jungle hikes in the evening, birdwatching tours and there are 5-miles of private hiking trails within the 23-acres. Dining onsite includes a complimentary breakfast and lunch as well as dinner is served at Tramonti. Offsite dining within 1-mile of the property includes Restaurante Don Louis serves Italian cuisine, d’Sofia has steaks and Tortilla’s prepares Spanish fusion dishes. Nightlife includes an evening nature hike or a quiet drink while you listen to the forest.

    Monteverde hotel Fonda Vela

    Hotel Fonda Vela in Monteverde

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    Address: Carretera a Reserva de Monteverde Santa Elena Monteverde Puntarenas

    If you are looking for a mid-range boutique Monteverde hotel that is perfect for all types of travelers and is close to several attractions then you should try the Hotel Fonda Vela. Located southeast of Santa Elena in Monte Verde, the Hotel Fonda Vela is surrounded by cloud forest and is less than 1-mile to the Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve. The Hotel Fonda Vela has a modern two floor mountain chalet style architectural design with 40 rooms and suites that boast a rustic contemporary interior. Standard rooms have 408 square feet with two beds and large picture windows that boast views of the surrounding forest. Junior suites have 592 square feet with an open floorplan that includes two beds, sitting area which has a sofa sleeper and floor to ceiling windows that sport a view of the forest. The Hotel Fonda Vela is a great place to begin your explorations with numerous attractions within a short drive that includes Sky Adventures, Selvatura Park and Reserva Bosque Nuboso Santa Elena. The Monteverde Hotel Fonda Vela has an enclosed freshwater swimming pool with a beautiful garden views from the deck and there is bar adjacent to the pool as well as a terrace area that features views of the Gulf of Nicoya in the distance. Dining at the property includes a complimentary continental breakfast and there are two restaurants onsite that include the Galleria and the Fireside Room which offers a cozy atmosphere next to a fireplace. You can find offsite dining within a short walk that includes Tramonti, Stella’s Bakery and Cafe Cabure serves Argentinean cuisine. Nightlife consists of a cold beverage at the onsite Canopy Bar where you can watch a little television.

    Monteverde Cloud Forest Lodge

    Monteverde Cloud Forest Lodge

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    Address: 1 km al este del Banco de Costa Rica Santa Elena Monteverde Puntarenas

    When you are searching for a boutique Monteverde hotel that offers solitude in a relaxed natural setting with an easy drive to many attractions in the area then you should stay at the Monteverde Cloud Forest Lodge. Located north of Santa Elena, the Monteverde Cloud Forest Lodge is situated on 72-acres of cloud forest and is 2-miles away from the Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve. The Monteverde Cloud Forest Lodge is composed of 27 bungalows that have a rustic one story architectural design with a simplistic rustic wood decor. The property does not offer televisions or air conditioning in the bungalows and has a minimal lighting system in the evening. Bungalows are 258 square feet with two beds and a private patio that has a view of the forest. Family bungalows are larger at 408 square feet with an open floorplan that includes two beds, a sofa sleeper and a patio that has views of the forest. The Monteverde Cloud Forest Lodge is a perfect spot to start your adventures within the surrounding area with several attractions nearby such as the Monteverde Orchid Garden, the Monteverde Butterfly Garden and Curi Cancha Reserve. There is a butterfly garden onsite but this Monteverde hotel does not offer a swimming pool or fitness center. Dining includes a complimentary breakfast and the Motmot Restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Offsite dining requires a short walk to Choco Cafe and Coffee Shop, Taco Taco and Bistro Bon Appetit serves Italian cuisine. Nightlife is quiet with a cold libation in the lodge or you can go on a guided night hike through the surrounding cloud forest.



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