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Hotel El Mono Feliz

Calle del Jardin, Ojochal 60501, Costa Rica
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Ranked #3 of 3 Ojochal B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014
Marrgot Bucharest
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bucharest
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85 reviews 85 reviews
31 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

We stayed in one of the wooden cabins for 5 nights. Everything was ok, the kitchen had almost anything you would need. Bathroom a bit small an "oldish", no hair dryer. The garden was a true paradise, with luxurious vegetation and a small stream flowing through it. Every morning a colibri would come to the flowers in front of our... More

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Toronto, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

this place has amazing food the owners are very friendly and nice the pool is nice to cool off in and there guard dog is very friendly i love the love the hotel personally very pretty in nice condition

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Bucharest
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75 reviews 75 reviews
27 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

Location: Hotel is situated in Ojochal, closest town being Uvita. As you exit the main road, you have to follow for 1,5 – maybe 2km an unpaved road, but you can see signs directing you towards the hotel. There is not much to do in Ojochal, but you can get pretty fast to Uvita (about 20 mins tops) or further... More

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New York City, New York
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58 reviews 58 reviews
19 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

This charming little hotel is nestled in the foothills of the tropical jungle just a few kilometers up a gravel road from the main Pacific highway. They have charming grounds to explore and a nice pool to cool off in afterwards. They do not have a restaurant but serve a breakfast in the morning, ,be aware that room #1 is... More

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Doha, Qatar
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353 reviews 353 reviews
91 hotel reviews
142 helpful votes 142 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

A nice place to stay.. family rooms are rustic and cozy. The grounds have has beautiful vegetation .. the owners are very kind and hospitable. They help point us in the right direction everytime we asked. This property is located well off the main road and its quiet as well as very relaxed. If your looking for a truly Costa... More

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

It's situated a few km's from the highway. Very nice, quiet and not to big place with a wonderfull garden with extraordinary plants and many birds. Small swimmingpool to cool down and a hammock to chill and sleep in the night :-) Anja and Otto were very friendly and helpfull with finding a new stay after this. They know many... More

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monofeliz, Propietario at Hotel El Mono Feliz, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words. It makes our day 100% good! More

Delft, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

A small and cosy hotel, where you can: relax in a quiet atmosphere, walk through an extended fine garden, swim, prepare your own food, be (on) yourself, and enjoy the touristic advice and help of this friendly Dutch couple. You can also get information about other (Holland-related) hotels in CR. We intended to stay 1 or 2 nights, but stayed... More

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Toronto, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

On this trip to Costa Rica for our 2 week stay in Ojochal at El Mono Feliz. It is hard to beat this small hotel for location, convenience, amenities, a diamond in a cluster of hotels. El Mono Feliz is a member of the Holland Hotels Costa Rica, a Dutch owner and operated membership of hotels. Otto and Anja, the... More

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Kitchener, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

A friend and I stayed at the El Mono Feliz in Ojochal for three weeks. Otto and Anja were very welcoming and knowledgeable about everything to do with the area. Lovely grounds with many flowers and wildlife, watching colourful birds feeding close by while having breakfast each morning. We used El Mono Feliz as our base camp to explore the... More

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monofeliz, Owner at Hotel El Mono Feliz, responded to this review

Thank you John for your kind words. We hope to see you back on one day, You are welcome! Anja and Otto More

Toronto, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2013

My good childhood buddy and I stayed 3 weeks at El Mono Feliz and used it as a jump off point to explore Southern CR from Dominical south to visit the Baruca Tribe east of Palma Notre. We were greeted by by the Owners Anja and Otto. The B&B grounds were well manicured and inviting, especially the pool after the... More

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monofeliz, Owner at Hotel El Mono Feliz, responded to this review

Hello John and John, thank you so much for your kind words, the next time you are coming a cold beer is waiting for you! Kind regards, Anja and Otto More

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Address: Calle del Jardin, Ojochal 60501, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Ojochal
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