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Hotel Las Orquideas

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Hotel Las Orquideas is owned and operated by a local Tico family that lived in U.S. for 29 years. We are located at the entrance of the Monteverde area, only 300 meters from the small town of Santa Elena, the commercial center of Monteverde, as you drive in from the Pan-American Highway. Here you will find unique, breathtaking views of the local waterfalls right out back with a private trail. The Tilaran mountain range where both, the Santa Elena and Monteverde Cloud Forest reserves are located, the Ecological Sanctuary, the San Luis Valley and the spectacular Gulf of Nicoya, all at one location. All rooms equipped with large windows to enjoy the beautiful scenery of Monteverde and the surrounding areas. We have two styles of rooms, rustic and modern. Beds are outfitted with therapeutic mattresses and hypo-allergenic sheets and comforters. Breakfasts are prepared and served right before your eyes. Come and visit us and feel like being on vacation in the comfort of your own home.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
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Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Quirky Hotels
Great View
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Great hotel with a fantastic view. Very cosy and intimate. Close by Monteverde's center. The hotel manager helped us very well with planning our visites. Truly the place to stay when visiting Monteverde.
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Response from Cristian Z, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Las Orquideas
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Thank you for sharing your experience with the TripAdvisor community. We're glad you enjoyed your stay with us and your trip to Monteverde was a success.
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Nidia, the host, is a great Costa Rican lady that helps you to keep track of your tours and visits. You won’t be late, she makes sure of that ;). The cosy hotel offers you a fantastic view on the valley.
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Response from Cristian Z, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Las Orquideas
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you for taking a moment to share your experience with other TripAdvisor users. It's our pleasure to make sure you are able to enjoy all the activities you have planned while with us.
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We traveled to several tourist areas in CR. The owners of this hotel were very nice and extremely helpful in selecting activities, tour guides and transportation. The owner always asked you if everything had gone well and she was very interested in hearing your comments.
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Response from Cristian Z, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Las Orquideas
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience with the TripAdvisor community. It was our pleasure to serve your family and assure a memorable experience while here with us.
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The hotel owners are dual costa rican- USA citizens. Lidia (owner) was extremely helpful with organizing tours for us,giving us ideas about what to do and what to not waste our time or money on. Rooms are clean, beds are comfortable, our room was all in beautiful wood,
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Response from Cristian Z, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Las Orquideas
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you for taking a few moments to share your review with the TripAdvisor community. We do our best to make all our guests feel at home and enjoy their vacation time with us.
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We stayed for two nights in January in the very clean and spacious family room. It was a great location for sightseeing. The owners went above and beyond to help us recover a backpack that we accidentally left at Florida organic coffee house, 40 minutes away. It was returned to
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Response from Cristian Z, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Las Orquideas
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you so much for taking the time to leave your review and share your experience with the TripAdvisor community. There is no better way for us to realize the impact we have on our guests. It was our pleasure to make your trip memorable!
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Good morning! It's almost impossible to predict the weather in Monteverde but this time of year normal conditions should be sunny and slight cool breeze in the morning with possible thunderstorms from noon til early afternoon. I know that sounds very general but that's about the best the weather service can give us and personal experience.
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Wifi available?
Yes, WiFi is available and free on the entire property. What we cannot be responsible for is services outages from our ISP due to weather conditions which is sometimes the case in Monteverde.
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Good afternoon! Yes we do but it depends greatly on the size of the RV and the dates. We recently added several rooms so parking space is limited so on a date where we would be close to capacity it would be difficult to accommodate an RV if most of our guests arrive by automobile.
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I don't think they do but there is a fan in the room. It is very cool at night and no air conditioning is needed. When are you traveling? This property is very clean. I have been staying here for the past three years when I come to Monteverde.
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"Will need ear plugs for traffic along the main road."
"It is on a busy road but does quiet down later at night"
"Choose a superior room. Not in main building so a bit quieter and bigger"
"Great views."
"The newer rooms off the main building are gorgeous with local wood decor and wonderful views."
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PRICE RANGE
$76 - $144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
las orquideas santa elenalas orquideas hotel santa elena
LOCATION
Costa RicaProvince of PuntarenasMonteverdeSanta Elena
NUMBER OF ROOMS
12
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