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Cala Lodge

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Cerro Plano, 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
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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New York, N.Y.
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The lodge was located on the mountain. The room had large sliding windows on two sides of the room overlooking a fantastic view of trees and forest. In the room then was a door leading into a small balcony where you could sit and contemplate the beautiful view. The room was large enough and even had an extra bed which... More 

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Charleston, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recently spent 3 nights at this lodge. I was wonderful! The rooms were clean and nicer than I think the pictures portray. I met Francisco, the owner and he is always making improvements to the lodge. We walked to local restaurants for dinner and "town" is a cheap cab ride in (downhill) or back (very uphill). I was able to... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As an avid traveler, I would strongly say that Monteverde is my favorite destination by far and that Cala Lodge played a big part in my consideration. This hidden gem, within a 15 minute walk from the center of town, boasts beautiful mountain views. The lodge also has WiFi, the most delicious breakfast selection, and the kindest staff of any... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I stayed in several places during a trip around Costa Rica, but the one we're still talking about a year later is the Cala Lodge. The staff was beyond friendly and the rooms were clean and beautiful. We were the only guests at the hotel during our stay (there were 8 adults and a 6 month old... More 

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Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For various reasons I travel through Monteverde a few times every year. Whether I'm traveling alone or as part of a group I always choose Cala Lodge for its high standard of service, location, cost, and natural surroundings. Personally, I just love going there to watch the nature from my room's balcony or the spacious terrace off of the restaurant.... More 

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Orlando, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My stay at the calalodge hotel was totally pleasant! I went there with my friends Zane we were all charmed by the place because it is a really calm place perfect for families! It was just like arriving at my own home.

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This beautiful place is hidden in Monteverde's natural sanctuary... Warm, cozy place, excellent service, friendly staff, great breakfast, awesome view, and great location, makes your Monteverde experience unforgettable!!!

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Monterrey, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

One of my best Costa Rican friend invited me to visit Monteverde, it was such a wonderful trip to arrive there from San Jose, but the surprise was even better when we arrived to Cala Lodge. The atmosphere is incredible, the place and around is magnificent. But, the personal attention is wonderful, an unforgettable experience

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Hojancha, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

when i knew this place, i completly fell in love with it, i mean, the nature, peacefulness and how me and my girlfriend were treated, really touched us....The Agouti trail is 100% recommended, moreover, Monteverde is a place where u can be reborn again for sure....doutblessly, Cala Logde is out of its kind....Greetings and see us on vacations guys!!!!!

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Racine, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Excellent and helpful staff. I recommend this place to anyone interested in nature and relaxation. A great location, close to town and an array of interesting attractions. The rooms are clean and accommodating, while the main lodge offers a breathtaking view. I would definitely visit again soon.

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