Great Choice for stay in Monteverde
Monteverde Cloud forest and the town of Santa Elena boast a vast array of family-friendly activities, relaxing getaways, outdoor adventures and cultural experiences.
Holidays in rural Monteverde are perfect to discover nature, tranquility and a serene life. There is a lot more than good weather and lovely beaches that the wonderful countryside of Costa Rica has.
Accommodations in Santa Elena town and Monteverde
Right in the town of Santa Elena, there are nice family-run hotels where you will experience the rural hospitality of locals:
|Monteverde Rustic Lodge, one of the nicest places in Monteverde. Located only 10 minutes-walk from downtown, offers Rustic Decor stylish rooms and friendly atmosphere where you will be part of the family. The rooms are quite basic, no TV (but no need) because the corridors turns in perfect time to talk and share experience with locals.|
|Monteverde Villa Lodge, at the other side of the town of Santa Elena is charming stay for those looking for experiences with a local family. The daily home-made breakfast is a great one.|
|Right on the town itself is the Hotel Don Taco situated in the heart of Santa Elena. There is free Wi-Fi in the hotel's public areas for the guests' convenience with a TV set, and comfortable rooms. All the rooms are en-suite with some offering Nicoya Gulf views from the terrace.|
|Another hotel that offers a unique stay experience is the Hotel El Viandante, which is in a rural environment that is as picturesque as its natural surroundings. Its location on the main road to Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve complete with nature activities.|
|In the tourist spot, Monteverde, you will enjoy the Historias Lodge located right on the main road to Monteverde Cloud Forest Preserve. This small and charming stay boasts 18 comfortable rooms, en-suite bathrooms, Cable TV and gracious hosts.|
As for gastronomical satisfaction, there is a nice restaurant, El Olivo, offers a selection of local delectable cuisine. They do fresh home-made gourmet food.
Spending holidays in rural Monteverde does not mean that you will not be able to get involved in any activities. Plenty of thrilling opportunities like horseback ridings, hiking in the forest, rappel and ziplines are available. If you arrived here in rainy season, you will also be able to enjoy Santa Elena Reserve, Curi Cancha Reserve, Children Eternal Rain Forest, and the Monteverde Cloud Foreste Preserve.