We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Luna Llena Hotel

Certificate of Excellence
50 Mt From Downtown, Montezuma 6111, Costa Rica
Hotel amenities
Book on
TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
We can't find prices for this hotel
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Montezuma
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Management photos
Luna Llena Hotel
Add a photo
Add Photo Write a Review

222 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Luna Llena Hotel
See the most recent reviews
Lisbon, Portugal
Level Contributor
15 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015 via mobile

amazing hotel, the true meaning of Pura Vida! we loved staying here! will defenitly go back if we have the chance! amazing vibe and good rooms! the kitchen is very handy and everyone is very helpful! if you go to Costa Rica do not think twice on staying here!

Helpful?
Thank Marta L
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015 via mobile

The WiFi doesn't work everywhere on the property, and my son tried to adjust the shower head and was zapped by exposed wiring (a lot of places in CR have these hard wired electrical shower heads, and really, my son should've seen the wiring). Other than those two snafus, it was a good place to lodge. The staff was great!

Helpful?
1 Thank Manuel L
Bremen, Germany
Level Contributor
15 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 via mobile

I would recommend this hostel although there is no breakfast included. It is a little up the hill in the woods but really close to the town center. You have a nice ocean view as well :) The rooms are very clean and the bathrooms are fine. They have a cold and a hot shower. The kitchen is ok. The... More 

Helpful?
Thank Kristinxxx
Seventh-Star
Level Contributor
49 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Howler monkeys at your doorstop and Capuchin monkeys stealing your bananas. A truly jungle-like experience just a few short steps from the ocean. You can hear the ocean rolling in every night from your room. They offer a mix of shared and private rooms, some with private bathrooms too. The only complaint is the road traffic can be a bit... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank GFGuyUxbridge
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

This is definitely a hostel. But as far as hostel's go this one is pretty awesome. Its high up on the hill overlooking the beach in Montezuma, so there is such an amazing view. Plus you can go to sleep to the sound of crashing waves, I think that was my favorite part. My least favorite part was the hike... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Corie O
New York City, New York
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015 via mobile

My friend and I stayed here for a week and really enjoyed it. It's part hostel - part hotel, making it a fun, friendly place to hangout without being distracted from loud party music. Chill vibes overall and the free coffee in the morning is the best I've had yet. Highly recommended if you don't mind a steep, four minuet... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank dmtellatin
Lillehammer, Oppland, Norway
Level Contributor
15 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Stayed here for 2 nights, a really cool hostel! Beautifully situated with the town and ocean below and monkeys above. Quiet and nice and good, free coffee. The staff is really friendly, kind and helpful. Reccomend you to stay here when in Montezuma.

Helpful?
1 Thank CatrineStorhaug
Level Contributor
12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights whilst briefly stopping in Montezuma on ours travels. We were visiting in low season so didn't have to book and got a private room with shares bathroom. The place was quiet and idyllic; with very friendly staff and a cool Costa Rican ambience. The hotel is situated on the side of a hill, so... More 

Helpful?
Thank 615grace
Sydney, Australia
Level Contributor
15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

My husband and I stayed here in a double room (with shared bathroom) for 2 nights and unfortunately we were glad it wasn't longer! It was a real shame that we had a bad experience as I had read such positive reviews on trip advisor. But here goes: - The Room: we paid extra for a sea-view room but really... More 

Helpful?
Thank EatPlayRoam
Paris, France
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015 via mobile

Though you have to climb another "Cliff" to reach it, Luna llena was a perfect chill place to stay in Montezuma, very comfortable with the best view ever on the sea and - sometimes - animal company. Staff helpful, nice facilities and astonishing location - litterraly on the Cliff.

Helpful?
Thank AlexSuper6
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

125 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (109)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (3)
Viewed
Room/suite (24)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (32)
Viewed
Dining (5)
Viewed
View from room (9)
Viewed
Family/play areas (1)
Viewed
Business center/function rooms (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Other (33)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (16)
Viewed
Family/play areas (1)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (3)
Viewed
Other (12)
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Montezuma hotels
0.0 mi away
Hotel El Jardin
Hotel El Jardin
#8 of 19 in Montezuma
4.0 of 5 stars 257 reviews
0.0 mi away
Hotel Amor de Mar
Hotel Amor de Mar
#4 of 19 in Montezuma
4.5 of 5 stars 330 reviews
0.0 mi away
Hotel Aurora
Hotel Aurora
#16 of 19 in Montezuma
3.5 of 5 stars 160 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.0 mi away
Kalapiti Luxury Jungle Suites
0.0 mi away
Hotel Los Mangos
Hotel Los Mangos
#14 of 19 in Montezuma
3.5 of 5 stars 206 reviews
0.0 mi away
El Sano Banano Village Hotel
El Sano Banano Village Hotel
#10 of 19 in Montezuma
4.0 of 5 stars 179 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities