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Rainbow Valley Lodge

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200 meters south of A y A, Santa Elena 5240, Costa Rica
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Barcelona, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rainbow Valley Lodge is a nice place to stay. The lodges are big enough and the views are excellent. We didn't like that much the decoration of the room but everything was new and very clean. The location is great because it's close to everything. The owner is really helpful!

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San Jose, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in a bungalow with three beds and a small kitchen. The patio faced a stand of trees, plants, and a large valley. Friendly Coatimundi visited us every afternoon, along with a variety of birds and butterflies. The rooms are a bit rustic but the magnificent location, cleanliness, genuine hospitality, and price make this hard to beat. Christian, the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

GO TO RAINBOW VALLEY LODGE! Now that it's clear I will explain why. Amazing place, undesirable view just outside of the window! Cristian and his wife helped us in every way to make our stay in Monteverde so pleasant, fun and full of great experiences!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

We stumbled upon Rainbow Valley Lodge by accident in our visit to Santa Elena (the place we had booked lost our reservation) but what a wonderful mistake it was! We had bungalow 2 with a perfect vista veiw of Monteverde. We went to sleep to the sound of the birds bats and bugs, and woke up to more birds, butterflies... More 

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Sutton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

Very nice and clean bungalows ! The owner was very welcoming ! At 2 minutes walking to Santa Elena, the owner is a guide in Monteverde since 14 years and is a really cool guy ! Best price/quality experience ! The view is stunning ! Don't miss this place if you plan to visit Monteverde !

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful 5 night stay at this place. We stayed in the Bungalow for 3 nights and Upper Apartment for 2...it was perfect! It is the ideal place for a romantic get away. Great rooms, amazing views and not too far away from downtown ($2 cab ride, 10 minutes walking) Looking forward our stay next year!

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Florence, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

My husband, daughter and I stayed in the cabin for two nights and had such a wonderful stay! The cabin was very nice and comfortable, 2 beds, 2 bathrooms (both with showers) and a kitchen with utensils, plates and all. It was the perfect place to stay! The view was amazing from our cabin!! It does get a bit windy... More 

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Fort Mitchell, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

Stayed in the "Cabin" with my wife and daughter for two nights and absolutely loved everything about this property! The owner was one of the nicest people we met while in Costa Rica. We arrived for check in about an hour earlier than we were supposed to. Christian locked our luggage up in the office and drove us (2 min... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016 via mobile

Our room occupies the first floor of a two story small house surrounded by lush vegetation. Our room is basic, but clean and well equipped. The deck is private and faces the amazing green mountains. Our favorite part of the two night stay was to have breakfast on our deck, and being visited by a curious coati. The hotel owner... More 

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Marin, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016

We were here two nights in March. This is a lovely well-maintained and clean property (both outside and inside). Each unit is separate and I believe they all have kitchens. We had unit 5 (the newest one) and it was spacious and lovely. The kitchen was very nice with the pots and utensils needed. . The view from the nearly... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rainbow Valley Lodge Monteverde is close to the town of Santa Elena, about 15 minutes walking or 3 minutes in a vehicle. With only two rooms and a cabin and no neighbors close by you can enjoy peace and quiet in a forest setting. We have Wi-Fi signal in all rooms. Clean rooms with hot water, possible chance to see animals right outside the rooms and owner help with guides and activities. All rooms have coffeemaker and Monteverde coffee plus small refrigerator (cabin has large fridge). The upper room has small kitchenette and the cabin a full kitchen. Great views to the mountains over a valley in the upper room (and Rainbows sometimes) and forest views plus valley views from the lower room and the cabin which sleeps 5 which is best for possible monkeys sightings (no gaurantee). Parking near the rooms. Prices compare very favorably to other accommodations in Monteverde. We are not 5 star so please do not expect total luxury! We hope to see you here! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rainbow Valley Lodge

Address: 200 meters south of A y A, Santa Elena 5240, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Monteverde > Santa Elena
Price Range: $65 - $101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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Rainbow Valley Hotel Santa Elena
Rainbow Valley Lodge Monteverde, Costa Rica - Santa Elena
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