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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was a fantastic spot for our 3 days in Monteverde. The rooms were perfectly simple - clean, comfortable, and very eco-friendly. Our two-person room was equipped with a queen and a single, which was just right for my sister and me. The location is equally wonderful, in that you can easily access the downtown area of Santa Elena with...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I stayed for only one night, the lodge helped organise a tour and airport transfer for me. Wifi is a bit weak if at all in the room but better in reception. The decor is very cute and rustic, it's not really to my taste as I found the room quite dark but the restaurant area is marvellous. It's not...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was looking for an economical, clean, and simple bed and breakfast for my husband, teen, and I for a three night stay in Monteverde this past July. We didn't need a pool or any fancy amenities and loved the decor, cleanliness, and location of this lodge. No televisions, phones, or expensive overhead to pay for - just clean lodging...

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Liberia, Costa Rica
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a very clean, spacious room and bathroom (for 4 people). The rooms were beautiful - the woodwork is amazing. The location was great - walking distance to down (downhill to town, uphill back to the hotel from town) and only $2 to take a taxi to and from town. The breakfast was yummy and fresh. This was a...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great location very closed to all actractions. At 10 minute walking to city center. Staff is absolutely kind and helpful. They can organize excursions and tour. Give you indications on restaurants and other facilities. Rooms are supercleaned and warm. One of the best coffee in Costa Rica.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On new years eve there was a mistake with our reservation with another hotel and Rustic Lodge was the first we went in to ask for a place to stay. The took us in, explained all there is to know about the area, reserved us a trip for the next day and were there for any question! Its a family...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Monteverde Rustic Lodge for 2 nights in December 2016. We absolutely LOVED our time here. Jose and Ernesto were amazing, so helpful and so warm and friendly. Our room was extremely clean and we loved the breakfast. The location was great, a short 10 minute walk to town. We wish we would have stayed longer and...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A friend and I stayed here for three nights and it was fabulous. I cannot say enough good things. The staff was genuinely kind at every turn - not the fake kind but a they all had a genuine happiness to be with us and other guests. The grounds are beautiful and quiet. The room was clean and spacious. The...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for three nights during our honeymoon. We traveled all over Costa Rica, and this was most definitely one of our favorite places we stayed. It's a charming, quaint inn that has a family-owned feel. We loved the wooden chairs and tables in the dining area. Jose (the owner), his brother, and the staff are...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved our stay at the Rustic Lodge! The owners are amazing and just so genuine! There is a great breakfast included and they helped plan all of our tours, meals, transfers, etc. They even helped us do laundry and gave us some information about local customs. When we were chilly, they brought us extra blankets. We loved listening to...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Monteverde Rustic Lodge is a small family run hotel in the heart of Santa Elena Monteverde. Our lodge is recommended for solo travelers, couples, nature lovers and families. Our mission is to make sure that every single guest we have has a great individual experience and that each of you will go home with wonderful memories. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Monteverde Rustic Lodge

Address: 800 mts north from Santa Elena | Santa Elena Monteverde, Santa Elena 50309, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Monteverde > Santa Elena
Price Range: €69 - €83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Monteverde Rustic Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 13
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Monteverde Rustic Hotel Santa Elena
Monteverde Rustic Lodge Costa Rica/Santa Elena
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