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Funky Monkey Lodge

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center of Santa Teresa | 200m From Public School, Santa Teresa 60111, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 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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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 8 nights here and couldn't have been happier! The staff was amazing, super friendly, helpful and inspiring! The bungalow that we stayed in was also perfect for us, rustic and stylish, clean and private. Loved how the cabin was designed so open that we almost felt outdoors with the outdoor bathroom and animals outside. The location couldn't be... More 

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Moncton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is A-MA-ZING!!! The helpful staff is always there for any concern. The Chef's on staff cook the most ridiculously delicious food you have ever tasted, I would go back in a heartbeat!!! Very much enjoyed stay :)

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Calgary, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved our stay at the funny monkey! We stayed in a bungalow for 10 days, the hammock was my favorite... It was nice to lay in at the end of the day. The bathroom is outdoors so be prepared to see a few bugs and geckos. If you are planning on doing any excursions, Gabi was very helpful with thise... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I really loved staying here. The staff were all really friendly and helpful and the food is really great especially when Lucho is cooking or making drinks. I Spent one week in the double room which had a hammock out back which was a really nice place to relax. It was a little loud from the bar/restaurant playing music all... More 

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California
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Somehow my first review gt erased... maybe that's why this place is overrated. The Good: -It's a quick walk to the beach, but up on a little hill so its quite (except for the monkeys-bring earplugs! ... this holds true for everywhere in Santa Teresa though) -The private decks on the cabins are very nice. -I liked the outside shower... More 

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funkmunk, Manager at Funky Monkey Lodge, responded to this review

Dear M H Thank you for your time, especially if you stayed in June 2014 and reviewed January 2015.. As for you title “ Overpriced” - We actually lover our prices in June - due to our rainy season. The price is 65$!!! for our private bungalow with private balcony, bathroom, fridge, safe box, restaurant, pool, yoga studio, ping pong... More 

Bridgewater, New Jersey
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

After reviewing tons of places to stay in Santa Teresa, I decided Funkey Monkey was the place that most met our desire to get away and feel part of the jungle, have the comforts of a restaurant on site, along with yoga and other activities. This trip was surprise birthday gift for my fiance, so it was important for me... More 

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Parker, Colorado
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7 reviews 7 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

My teenagers and I stayed at the Funky Monkey end of July/early August this year. From my first inquiry to our departure, Gabi made everything easy for us. Everything we wanted to do, Gabi set up for us--trip to Isla Tortuga, ATVs to zipline, horseback riding, surfing lessons, silks lesson in the yoga studio (Gabi gave us an amazing semi-private... More 

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5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Beautiful place in Santa Teresa. I would choose them again.Very friendly staff. They also serve great breakfast and they have the best coffee in town. The place has also a tabletennis facility and a swimming pool.

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Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

The Funky Monkey is a lovely place with really nice atmosphere, food and staff. My 3 weeks stay in Santa Teresa improved even more when I the last week moved to The Funky Monkey. Getting up at sunrise, having a quick shower outside seeing the monkeys in the trees(seriously exotic for a Norwegian girl), eating nice breakfast, enjoying a nice... More 

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Milan, Italy
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

We stayed in Funky Monkey lodge for ten during in August and we really loved it. We stayed in the Suite which is beautifully decorated with a really comfortable bed, private bathroom, outside shower and large private terrace which overlooks the trees. From here we saw monkeys, butterflies and hummingbirds and could hear the crashing waves from the ocean. Funky... More 

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