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Celeste Mountain Lodge

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Access Road To Nat'l Park Tenorio / Rio Celeste 4 kms east of Bijagua, Bijagua de Upala 21301 Costa Rica See on map
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
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Bar/Lounge
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 15 September 2018

This was one of our favorite place we stayed in Costa Rica. Food was wonderful. It is a bit out of the way but if you want to visit Rio Celeste I would highly recommend. My only complaint is there is a bit of an...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2018

Family there for 2 nights. Beautifully designed common areas, creating lots of furniture etc with thrown away items. Everything's seems to fit well and merge with the outside scenery. A couple of books and games provided, as nothing around within walking distance. The rooms, in...More

Thank mfadami
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Breathtaking views. Wonderful food. Close to Rio Celeste and Volcan Tenorio. This small ecolodge was my favorite place to stay in Costa Rica. The history, architecture, and aesthetics all appealed to me. Incredible view from the common room with a set of stools overlooking a...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

This is a unique and beautiful place at the base od Tenorio volcano. The lodge is managed by Joel (originally from France). The place is very clean, with special design of every corner, beautiful surrounding gardens, tranquil and with AMAZING food served with attention to...More

Thank Daniel L
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Placed in the middle of the rainforest this fantastic place offers amazing views (especially from the resturant), amazing food (3 times a day) and last but not least an amazingly friendly staff who is doing their utmost to make your stay feel special. It exceeded...More

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Celeste Mountain Lodge is a responsible tourism establishment, located in Bijagua de Upala, the door to the Volcano Tenorio National Park and its amazing Rio Celeste (Blue River). An authentic rural area, of More great natural beauty, with lots of forest and lots to do, yet so accessible! Celeste Mountain Lodge is unique for its concept and profound sustainable philosophy, its innovations, its details and original decoration, comtemporary architecture in minimalist style integrated in the environment. Surrounded by primary rainforest and hosting its own trail, you will be impressed by its fauna and flora, excellent birdwatching, impressive views onto 2 volcanoes, own own Cuisine fusion and our friendly service, casual, warm and efficient. Share a vision of the world and tourism with ethics, refined simplicity, personality, peace and nature in an unforgettable place... Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
18
Price range
US$132 - US$161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Celeste Mountain Hotel Bijagua De Upala
,
Celeste Mountain Lodge Costa Rica/Bijagua De Upala
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Bijagua de Upala
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
18
Price range
US$132 - US$161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Celeste Mountain Hotel Bijagua De Upala
,
Celeste Mountain Lodge Costa Rica/Bijagua De Upala
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Bijagua de Upala
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anne d
10 May 2016|
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Response from CelesteLodge | Property representative |
Hello, sorry, didn´t see this message within TripAdvisor. Have you contacted us yet via another way, our page maybe? We would not take dogs unless... let us know what kind . Thank you
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Revpar2013
1 March 2016|
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Response from Rebeca9 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, the road is very rough so is best if u have a 4x4 car. During rainning season the road could be worst, but is worth the trip. Do please rent rubber boots to go inside the park. Is a beautiful experience.
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"The rooms are very spacious and comfortable with a beautiful view on natural surroundings. "
luz132018
18 Aug 2018
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"request a corner room"
Emily_in_Kaimuki
16 Aug 2018
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"Room very clean, the bed little wet (nothing dry in CR !). The nights could be cold, use blanket.Book..."
jcfrances
11 Aug 2018
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"Room #9 was a second floor corner unit that had amazing views of Volcanoes Tenorio and Mirvalles off in the..."
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8 Aug 2018
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