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Funky Monkey Lodge

center of Santa Teresa | 200m From Public School, Santa Teresa, 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
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I think this place is overrated. There were things I really liked about it. For example, the private balconies that are attached to the bungalows are great. I really liked the outdoor bathroom (yes, you will get wet if its raining while on the toilet, but I still liked it). The location was good. It is a quick walk to... More 

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

Thank you for taking your time for your review. We all work really hard to make the best for our clients. I am sorry if you had to face a discussion between the management and employ, it was definitively not professional, no meter what has happened. As it was back in July, I really can’t remember what has happened. Owners... More 

Parker, Colorado
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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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 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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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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Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Perfectly located lodge in Santa Teresa. Minutes to the beach, restaurants, grocery store and tourism office to book day trips. Staff was so friendly and accommodating; always available to help with anything from ATV rental to taxis to general questions. The food was fantastic. So glad we chose this as our home for the week. We had a great time... More 

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Chardon, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

The Funky Monkey Lodge made for a wonderful temporary home for 6 of our nights in Costa Rica. We ate very well (and tried sushi for the first time!), spent quality time on our hammock and took a lot of outdoor showers. This place, although not exactly glamorous, is truly the place you want to stay at if you are... More 

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New Bern, North Carolina
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Paul & Tonya My wife and I ventured to Costa Rica for the 1st time ever. She is a yoga instructor and I have a passion for surfing. We did a lot of research in choosing a destination. Santa Teresa was the place we chose. The Funky Monkey Lodge which was recommended by a local surf shop turned out to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Beautiful property in the jungle with private cabins and a dorm. Awesome swimming pool. Short walk to the beach. Very friendly people. Nicely built structures. Dorm cabin ventilated by open air so there were some little critters here and there. The owner sprayed all the cabins with insecticide but because it's location in the jungle, it was obviously difficult for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Well, where do we start...we made a phone call to "Funky Monkey" praying that we could get a room at what appeared to be the middle of jungle. It was the complete opposite of what we were accustomed to; no luxury, no "concrete jungle" and no technology to disturb a long, well diserved vacation. Funky Monkey was everything we expected... More 

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Address: center of Santa Teresa | 200m From Public School, Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
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Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Santa Teresa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 6
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Also Known As:
Funky Monkey Hotel Santa Teresa
Funky Monkey Santa Teresa
Funky Monkey Lodge Costa Rica/Santa Teresa
Hotel Style:
#12 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Teresa
#14 Romantic Hotel in Santa Teresa

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