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Talari Mountain Lodge

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200 m sur de cruce Miravalles, Rivas 11904 Costa Rica See on map
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

While only a few minutes' drive from the large city of San Isidro de El General, Talari Mountain Lodge is peaceful, comfortable and blessed with a variety of habitats that encourage birds and other wildlife. There is a viewing platform overlooking the river and, to...More

Thank DesertBirder
Reviewed 24 March 2018

This hotel has good birding along the river, but that's about all it has. The jacuzzi wasn't operating. The rooms were tacky rustic, not quality rustic. Felt a little claustrophobic. The meals tasted good, what there were of them. For dinner, there was a delicious...More

Thank John_S49022
Reviewed 13 January 2018

I left this lodge feeling extremely grateful. My room was cozy and cool with a deck close enough to hear the river. The pool was tranquil and perfect for bird watching. The owner, Carlos, has put effort into sustainable sourcing, including a solar powered jacuzzi...More

2  Thank zoeytalon
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Quiet, near the El General River with varied habitats. 48 bird species over 4 days including " lifers" like Yellow Headed Caracara and Olivaceous Picalet. Great food, basic but comfortable rooms with hot showers and a pool to cool off in. Carlos went out of...More

1  Thank Margaret R
Reviewed 17 September 2017

We were greeted by Carlos who was very friendly and helpful. They place fresh fruit every morning in front of the rooms and around the restaurant so you get to see a lot of birds (we counted 15 different species in just 10 minutes). Rooms...More

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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 ...More 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! Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
USD 80 - USD 140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > Perez Zeledon > Rivas
Traveller (50)
Dining (9)
Room & Suite (7)
Pool & Beach (5)
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"Close to the river is lovely!"
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"Rooms 1-5 are closer to the swimming pool"
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"newest rooms are 15-18 made of bamboo ."
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"You have to walk uphill about ten minutes to the main lodge to get wifi."
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