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    El Salto Ecolodge

    Meters South Of the Mirador Ujarras 500 | calle El Rincon Paraiso, Cartago, Paraiso 30201, Costa Rica
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    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 56 reviews

    Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

    I had a great stay at the lodge. The staff was very kind and welcoming. Our room was spacious and had everything we needed and an amazing view of the valley. Large windows and a balcony too! Breakfast was filled with fresh fruit and French...More

    Thank Michael W
    Reviewed February 21, 2017

    The upside is that this lodge (?) has a fabulous location perched on a cliff with wonderful views across the valley (viewable from our bed) and next to a dramatic waterfall which thunders all day and night. The food is good home cooking and reasonably...More

    Thank serendipityagain
    Response from elsaltoeco, key master at El Salto EcolodgeResponded March 8, 2017

    Thank you! finally a bad review! we must be slaking here in our solar Jacuzzi, Hammocks, Cristal Palace, floral cage, Earth-ship. you are right, our Plumbing will now be Upgraded to full Solar in place of Hydroelectric maybe we are spending to much time rebuilding...More

    Reviewed January 29, 2017

    Once you get to El Salto Ecolodge, you know you're in heaven! Or close to it. The views from the room and the porch are incredible. It feels so peaceful and you are immediately on Tico Time! Even without a car, it was easy to...More

    Thank Seema M
    Reviewed December 4, 2016

    We had a really nice stay here. Clean room. The rooms are made from (recycled) ecological materials like wood. Stunning views up the lake and mountains around. When you go to sleep you can hear the sound of the waterfall that's nearby, amazing!! Breakfast is...More

    Thank Ingrid v
    Reviewed November 22, 2016 via mobile

    El Salto is fantastic. The views are outstanding, the staff incredibly friendly (thanks to Adrian for all the help) and the rooms lovely. We loved the hillside location and the various activies nearby. The free breakfast is a particular highlight. And dinner is great too....More

    Thank Michael S
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    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Breakfast included
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Airport Transportation
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Restaurant
    • Hot Tub
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    • $59 - $85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Province of Cartago >
    • Paraiso
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    Room Tips
    "Amazing views!"
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    "Falcon room was spacious, w/amazing view and you can hear the waterfall. There is access to a patio w/hammock..."
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    "The family room was quite spacious and is right next to the solar-heated hot tub."
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    "All the views are good. the highest room up has the most privacy."
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