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Talari Mountain Lodge

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Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 19 January 2016

My boyfriend and I stayed at Talari Mountain Lodge for 2 nights in November 2015 and we absolutely loved it. We are both avid birders and this place sure did not disappoint. It was quite easy to see birds on their grounds and on their trails. Food (we ate breakfast and dinner there) was FANTASTIC and was very reasonable. As...

Thank Jun T
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 11 January 2016

A perfect place to relax and take in the wealth of birdlife. The owners Ericka and Carlos are friendly and caring, and there are no airs and graces about the place: it is rustic, comfortable, and provides excellent value. The birding was out of this world: sitting at the breakfast table watching Hummingbirds, Tanagers, Parrots, and Honeycreepers was birding heaven....

Thank Stephen B
New York City, New York
Reviewed 8 December 2015

We had a great time at Talari Mountain Lodge. The owners were very accommodating, helpful and very nice people. The rooms were very clean. The food was very tasty. The birding was really really good. Plus they have a covered tennis court. Birding+Nice Lodge+Tennis court = Excellent experience

Thank N B
Epsom, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 November 2015

This lodge is well placed for visiting lots of good birding spots in the area and is clearly geared up for birders, with well-placed feeders by the restaurant offering great bird views. We had three nights here and whilst it wasn't the best lodge we stayed in (accommodation-wise), during our three weeks, it was still very good. Rooms were OK,...

Thank Michael P
Rocket City, Alabama
Reviewed 23 October 2015

Reception was unmanned when we arrived. Eventually, one of the owner's young sons greeted us and took us to a room. Room was minimalist: concrete block construction with concrete foundation - solid but uninspiring. Room had ceiling fan and clean sheets and towels. It also had a lot of ants, roaches, and moldy smell. Hammock in front of room was...

Thank durrinhome
Reviewed 3 June 2015

Stayed for one night at Talari, and will not stay again. Our room was dirty - dead bugs in the bed and all over the floor. It was the off season, and unfortunately, the owners were away. The staff didn't bother to clean the room before we arrived (although they did put clean towels on the bed, so obviously someone...

Thank arkybug
Boise, Idaho, United States
Reviewed 11 May 2015

If you're looking for a quiet, off the beaten path kind of place to rest, relax and enjoy the wildlife - then Talari Lodge is for you. The open-air restaurant is lovely. And while the accommodations are a little on the rustic side - we appreciated the chance to unplug and unwind for a couple of days while touring the...

Thank Susan K
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 29 July 2014

Carlos was really friendly. Even though we only stayed one night he invited us to stay and use all the facilities and to forget about the check out time. I love the open air restaurant . We were the only guests for breakfast and there were a lot of birds flying about ,coming for the bananas that Carlos put out...

1Thank Sylvia L
Reviewed 3 April 2014

We stayed here one night only and were the only visitors. I have the impression that it is not visited that often, and even with the small swimming pool on the grounds, it was not very high class. We did not used the restaurant. Our main purpose was birdwatching and the whole area was a bit disappointing. There are much...

Thank Tramx
Reviewed 15 March 2014

We stayed here with friends and loved the area. We saw plenty of birds and the location was very piece full although only just outside San Isidro. The grounds are nice but everything could do with a bit of a spruce up. Pool cleanliness seemed a bit lacking. A bit overpriced compared to other places we stayed. The food was...

Thank Rossland58

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  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Talari Mountain Lodge is the perfect accommodation to explore the magnificent Chirripo National Park. The beautiful gardens and trails were designed for the birdwatching with a list of more than 200 species of birds in this property of 8 hectares. The family Costa Rican owners are always available to help you to organize one-day trips to Los Cusingos Bird Sanctuary, Cloudbridge Reserve, Las Nubes Biological Station, Hot-springs, Canopy and a lot of wonderful places around. This place is also available for groups, including educational travelers. Birding in this area is an amazing experience! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Talari Mountain Lodge

Address: | 200 m sur de cruce Miravalles, San Isidro de El General 11904, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Isidro de El General
Price Range: €66 - €105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 19
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“newest rooms are 15-18 made of bamboo .”
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TomaSchultz, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“You have to walk uphill about ten minutes to the main lodge to get wifi.”
birdmadre, 1 Apr 2016 | Read review
“The rooms are simple and rustic, and set in the jungle. Who needs a view when you're right in the jungle? And who needs an indoor pool?!”
stephenbM8228PV, 11 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Seems there are newer/better rooms available than ours. Worth checking out the rooms options, but I guess these will be more expensive too.”
826MichaelP826, 23 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a newer room, not one of the concrete rooms.”
durrinhome, 23 Oct 2015 | Read review
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