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Hotel El Sueno

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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good35%
  • Average28%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible11%
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“hot water”(10 reviews)
“nice bed”(2 reviews)
“in town”(7 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
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Pool
Rooftop Bar
Fitness centre
2 Star Hotel
Hotel El Sueño is a family owned and operated lodge in the center of Santa Elena, a small village next to the Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve. A favorite for budget travelers and backpackers, the lodging is hosted by a family originally from the Monteverde area. The eating/kitchen and...
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Santa Elena Center | next to the Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, Santa Elena, Costa Rica
53.7 km to Fortuna Airport
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Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed my three night stay here. It’s close to so many great places to visit, eat and drink in Santa Elena. It’s also walking distance from the public bus station which is very convenient if you’re coming from San Jose or elsewhere. You’re...More

Thank LeslieWolff
Reviewed 18 April 2018

The Hotel El Sueno was generally fine. It wasn't the worst nor the best hotel I've ever stayed at. So, here's the good, the bad and the ugly. The Good: Location. Location. Location. This hotel is located in the center of the little town of...More

Thank MrHistory1964
Reviewed 14 March 2018

El Sueno is in the center of town with easy access to restaurants and stores. Esteban (hotel manager) is super friendly and helped us book a great ziplining outing. The room was VERY basic and we needed Esteban's help to figure out how the hot...More

Thank sportyjo30
Reviewed 26 February 2018

This hotel's location is great! However, be warned...the wind in Monteverde is constantly blowing, and you hear it howling 24/7 here. I had to take Tylenol PM to sleep through the noise - it sounded like the roof was going to blow off at any...More

Thank bateach
Reviewed 14 February 2018

Hotel El Sueno is in a great location for visiting the Rainforest. The hotel is decorated in a really cute way. The rooms are generally dark. We visited in December when the weather was chillier than we had been expecting and inside the rooms were...More

Thank Christine M
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US$20 - US$67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"The hotels great location is its best feature"
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"Check the bed before you accept the room."
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"restaurant is a decent and very well priced soda."
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"Room 18 has a view but you won't sleep when it's windy. No joke."
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