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Swiss Hotel Miramontes
Ranked #19 of 42 Monteverde B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed August 26, 2013 via mobile

We have been there for few days.
Wallter the cheff and the owner of the place makes a great indian food.
Also,he inform us about special things to do in monyeverde area (like the San luis waterfalls) which are not mentioned in the travels book...
The rooms are nice and clean.
Just a perfect place.
The Carmi's family.

  • Stayed: July 2013
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Reviewed March 1, 2013

Our room was not ready, there is no reception and the owners were busy playing cards online to care. They specifically told us to leave the restaurant (only they were sitting in it) We stood outside for 30 minutes. The room we ugraded too was better, but with a strong smell of bathroom. There are cats and dogs in and on the restaurant tables.

  • Stayed: January 2013
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Manfred M, Gerente at Swiss Hotel Miramontes, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2015

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Sorry for inconvenience you had during your stay in my hotel.
Starting on June 25th 2015 We are a new administration focused on customer atancion and improve many details in the comfort of the guests

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Disculpe por cual inconveniente que tubieron durante su estadia en mi hotel.
Apartir del 25 de Junio del 2015 Somos una nueva administracion enfocada en la atancion al cliente y mejorar muchos detalles en la comodidad de los huespedes

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Reviewed February 28, 2013

I didn't realize when I booked that not all the rooms are in private chalets, so we had a standard room connected to the restaurant. It was still nice though, clean and comfortable enough. Thin walls though! The grounds are nice with their own gardens and some hummingbirds. They show a video at night which was nice and interesting - all the wildlife and sights of Costa Rica with music played by the owner. The food was good too, a bit pricey for Latin America but what you'd pay at any American restaurant. It's too far from the town to walk, so better if you have a car. We wished we would've had the time and means to visit the town. The price of the rooms is really good though.

  • Stayed: February 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed December 31, 2012

Wonderful owner, great food, cute little cabin in the woods...my family enjoyed our stay for 2 days in Dec 2012 driving around the area. It's quiet, peaceful, natural, and Walter is a great host.
For seafood, go to El Marquez in town...delicioso!
BTW the road to Monteverde is a washboard, so be prepared to go slowly...but you don't really need 4WD. In some places you might think so, but there are lots of people without them on the same roads... Better to spend the money to upgrade to a car with better shocks and tires.

Room Tip: No swim pool or gym here...its just to crash and relax.
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  • Stayed: December 2012, traveled with family
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Reviewed September 3, 2012

The room was very pretty and clean and the food was original since it had been the first time we had a Röstii made with yucca root as supposed to potatoes. The beds were a little soft, but we weren't falling into the middle, so it was OK (the host did mentioned they were changing the mattresses soon, though). The room had two beds so at one point, my husband and I slept separately for a little bit which was OK too. The hostess was acknowledgeably polite but not very enthusiastic. Their self-made video of the Monteverde Cloud Forest was nice and informative of all the wildlife we didn't get to see, so at least we knew what we were missing.

Room Tip: Travel in the off season (green season, when it rains) and it wont be as hot in the room as there is...
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  • Stayed: August 2012, traveled as a couple
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Manfred M, Gerente at Swiss Hotel Miramontes, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2015

Hello

Sorry for inconvenience you had during your stay in my hotel.
Starting on June 25th 2015 We are a new administration focused on customer atancion and improve many details in the comfort of the guests

Hola

Disculpe por cual inconveniente que tubieron durante su estadia en mi hotel.
Apartir del 25 de Junio del 2015 Somos una nueva administracion enfocada en la atancion al cliente y mejorar muchos detalles en la comodidad de los huespedes

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Reviewed August 20, 2012

For once i must say that the reviews are unfair. Having spent 3 weeks in costa rica this was the best value hotel i stayed at and the most friendly.
For only 50$ we had a clean spacious room and a great breakfast. There was real hot water (not the boiling machine that is dangerous) and the bed was comfortable. The two owners were very friendly and had good tips about the region. They also have a restaurant which cooks delicious food for a cheap price (know that costa rica is a very expensive country). The owner also shows at 7:30pm a video that he made himslef of the animals of Monterverde. An excellent documentary!
I think this hotel is the best surprise of my trip !

Stayed: August 2012, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed June 28, 2012

We stayed for 2 nights at this lovlely hotel durinb june 2012. The hotel is run by a friendly couplf from swizerland and they can help you with anything you need to know about the area. We stayed at a cabin and it was very spacious,clean and nicely decorated. Breakfast is exceptional, and dinner is very good too. The owner is a great nature lover and explains allyou want to know about aninals ans nature of the area.
The location is beautiful because you stay right next to the reserve, 1 km from the center. We didnt have a car and got along fine (the owner gave us a ride once, and taxi is about $2)

Highly reccommended!!!

Room Tip: The cabbins are great, thw balcony is in the garden and it's private and quiet
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  • Stayed: June 2012, traveled with friends
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Address: 60109, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Monteverde
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Bar / Lounge Restaurant
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Ranked #19 of 42 B&Bs / Inns in Monteverde
Price Range: $64 - $123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Swiss Hotel Miramontes 2.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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