The Hotel Horizontes overlooking Montezuma is owned and meticulously managed by a nice German lady called “Birgit.” One can’t help but notice the very Germanic order that presides over the hotel. This atmosphere contrast sharply with the slightly anarchic and disorganized Latino “laissez faire” of the Rican people. Rooms are simple but nice, with large balconies. The hotel is located 2-3 km uphill from the town and not easy reachable without a car. I would have given a 4 star review if it were not for the fact that our sheets had a slight musty / sour smell, as if they had not been changed or had been washed without enough detergent or not dried properly. This was very disappointing in an otherwise very clean and pleasant environment.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Beautiful and quiet uphill retreat hotel with 7 comfortable rooms with private bath and private balcony from where you can watch the incredible wildlife in the private jungle and botanical gardens or just relax in the hammock. Swimming pool with a great chill-out area around it. High-quality breakfast with homemade German-style wholewheat bread, homemade jams, organic fruit juices and much more. Best personal attention by the owner and her staff. ... more less