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Monteverde Rustic Lodge

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800 mts north from Santa Elena | Santa Elena Monteverde, Santa Elena 50309, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Santiago de Puriscal, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Adorable property. Spacious rooms, comfortable beds. The only complaint I have is that the chairs in the breakfast room are very uncomfortable. Friendly, helpful staff. Located close to town on a quiet road. Will return to this lodge when I go back to Monteverde.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I can't say enough good things about Rustic Lodge! The staff was so friendly and welcoming and made our stay so enjoyable. Monteverde was our first stop in Costa Rica and it was such a delight. A short walk to the town (our favorite meal was Taco Taco) but so quiet and relaxing. The rooms were spacious and clean. We... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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17 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was great. They gave us lots of recommendations for different activities while we were there, the staff were super friendly, we got a decent breakfast every morning and they even gave my wife minor first aid when she got a thorn in her hand ;) My one issue with the Rustic Lodge is the paper thin walls. We... More 

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the moment of arriving at this lodge, we were warmly welcomed by Jose. He helped us with the luggage and the assisted us in planning our activities. The lobby invites guests to sit down have a drink and chat with the owner. Because the lodge does not serve dinner, we were recommended by Jose to have dinner in The... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Jose Badilla and his brother manage the place and gave us personal attention during our stay. We booked the family room which had 4 beds and large enough to accommodate our family of five. If you stay here, don't forget to eat at Sabor Tico just around the corner - great local food. Rustic Lodge provides basic breakfast and all... More 

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Grass Valley, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved this hotel. It was clean and comfy and very well set up so that you can relax and enjoy yourself. The staff is incredible. They really went out of their way to take care of us and make sure we enjoyed ourselves. Monteverde is a little hard to get to but well worth the effort. I recommend it whole-heartedly!

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St. John's, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I spent two nights at Monteverde Rustic Lodge in Santa Elena while visiting the Monteverde Cloud Forest. The rooms are very clean, air conditioned and comfortable (although no fridges or TV, FYI). The shower was warm with good water pressure. Good wireless Internet, a very convenient location - just minutes walk from the town centre, which is... More 

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Utica, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed here during our honeymoon trip to Costa Rica and had a fabulous time. The rooms are clean and comfortable, the breakfast is excellent, and the staff are so kind and helpful. I e-mailed Jose a whole bunch of questions prior to our arrival and he responded right away with very helpful information. The tours they... More 

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Burlington, Vermont
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In March my husband and I stayed at the Rustic Lodge in Santa Elena Monteverde for a week. It was wonderful. Jose made us feel welcome and pampered. It all began each morning with a breakfast of the most delicious fruit -- pineapples, bananas and watermelon, followed by eggs or pancakes. And the coffee was out of this world!. The... More 

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113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

Rooms clean and spacious. Nice warm showers. No plug and they won't give you one either, so take your own if you need one. Nice sitting out area just outside the door. Situated in an area which is absolutely full of interesting wildlife and walks. Local village, a steep walk away, has a Bank with ATM, supermarket, plenty of restaurants,... More 

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