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Star Mountain Jungle Lodge

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2 kms on the Cabuya Road, Mal Pais, Costa Rica
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Montreal, Canada
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is one of the place we enjoyed the most of our 2 trips in Costa Rica. The Star mountain lodge is located in a accessible and very well maintained jungle spot, with all the animals you'd like to see around, but is also at a short driving distance from mal Pais and St Teresa and all activities in these... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2015 via mobile

I have stayed in Santa Teresa several times. I wanted something different so I stayed at Star Mountain in Mal Pais. I loved that it was out of the town area (about 15 minutes or so). Star Mountain is the place to go if you want to feel like you are part of a family instead of just a guest... More 

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Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

We recently visited beautiful Star Mountain and took the horse tour. The scenery was stunning, the horses were gentle and our tour guide, Oswaldo, was very helpful, patient and super nice. Thank you Oswaldo! You made our trip amazing.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

If you want to get "off the map" and experience a beautiful jungle setting this is the place for you! Literally on the middle of the jungle but a close 15 minute drive to amazing restaurants for a sunset meal on the beach. We saw monkeys, dear, anteater-like mammals, red squirrels and more during our stay. The pool is the... More 

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Thank Joshua C
Los Ranchos de Albuquerque, New Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

If you want to get off the map and just relax this is the perfect place. It lies in the middle of the jungle and the views are breathtaking. I went during the rainy season, it rained mostly at night which was extremely peaceful. It is also easy to access the town of Santa Teresa which has amazing food.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

I went to Costa Rica with my wife and 2 boys. We stayed at Star Mountain Jungle Lodge and it was amazing. The views there are breathtaking and my whole family loved it. Eating breakfast in the open lodge was one of my favorites thing to do. We can't wait to go back!

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Thank TravelingTimmy04
Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Great spot for decompressing, enjoying nature, or checking out the wildlife. I had the time of my life, and want to return again next year. If you ever need a getaway from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, definitely check out Star Mountain. You won't regret your decision.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Words can't describe this epic getaway. Set back from the busier town, but close enough to quickly hit the beach, a secluded jungle paradise that makes you question whether you could ever leave! I spent my morning, not by my lonesome, but instead by the pool with dozens of monkeys jumping around in the trees. If your looking for an... More 

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Muskoka, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

As we said we would, we did return to Star Mountain one year later. Last year we had the best time of our trip at Star Mountain, in fact this resort is by far the best place we have ever stayed at having traveled Costa Rica 7 times. When we returned this visit Pia the manager and Osvaldo the groundskeeper... More 

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cabuya and ohio
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

My wife and I had the pleasure of staying at Star Mountain Lodge. We first talked with the owner, Andrew, who was so accommodating with our plans. When we arrived we were met by Pia, the manager of the hotel. Wow, what a great manager and person. We found a new friend with Pia. Maritza and Oswaldo were also very... More 

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