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    Hotel Fonda Vela

    1km past the Monteverde Cheese Factory and 2km before the Monteverde Reserve., Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent33%
    • Very good41%
    • Average17%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible4%
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    “junior suite” (51 reviews)
    “cloud forest” (115 reviews)
    “pool area” (27 reviews)
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    Reviewed August 7, 2014

    Quaint and quiet little hotel nestled in the tropical mountains of Monteverde. The hotel is comprised of 42 rooms conveniently laid out through the grounds, all within a short walk to the restaurant and swimming pool. When we entered our room (#3), we saw a...More

    1  Thank Bob L
    Reviewed August 5, 2014

    I loved this hotel. Going to Monteverde the goal is to be in the mountains. When I was driving to the center of town (which is small) I was disappointed to see that some hotels were right up on the town. I was worried that...More

    1  Thank Pepe R
    Reviewed August 2, 2014

    what a charming location the rooms are set in beautiful grounds with sculptures and fountains, it is delightful. The rooms are big, king size and queen size bed with views over the grounds.... bathroom also well appointed. We enjoyed a very pleasant evening meal..... but...More

    1  Thank LJ888
    Reviewed July 22, 2014

    Definitely for someone who wants to be away from it all. Awesome views out over the jungle to the Nicoya Bay (when the clouds aren't in). Extremely quiet and surrounded by jungle. Our group was in rooms 12 (standard room), 8 (junior suite), 4 (standard...More

    2  Thank CABigBob
    Reviewed July 20, 2014

    This hotel sits in its own extensive grounds on a hillside with a good view of the surrounding area. We were able to sit and watch the bird life from a bench in the hotel gardens. The gardens include a dry river walk, where we...More

    1  Thank goldsb
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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
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    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • $125 - $221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 42
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Monteverde
    • Also Known As
    • Fonda Vela Hotel ,
    • Fonda Vela Monteverde ,
    • Hotel Fonda Vela Costa Rica/Monteverde
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    Traveler (372)
    Room & Suite (169)
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    Pool & Beach (43)
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    Bathroom (15)
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    Business Center & Event Rooms (1)
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    Lsnowhite
    January 20, 2017|
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    December 7, 2016|
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    Response from JeanetteAron | Reviewed this property |
    It was one of my daughter's favourite places to stay, lovely rooms, good food and helpful front desk staff. It was close to where we saw our first Quetzal :)
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    Cofah
    June 22, 2016|
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    Response from Managerfondavela | Property representative |
    Our hotel as any Hotel in the area, doesn´t provide any air conditioning A/C, this due mostly of the year Monteverde keep a fresh weather. Also, our room structures are build to keep high spaces to let the air flow and keep... More
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    "Junior suite -- very large room with queen bed and king bed, sitting area, dressing area and bathroom. Great..."
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    "room closest to the main car park have a lesser view"
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    "Rooms with low numbers--1 through 10, are quieter."
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    "Avoid the downstairs rooms that require another guest to pass your window to get to their room."
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