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  • 14 Feb. 2017
    “Amazing Hotel in rain forest”
  • 11 Feb. 2017
    “Very unusual and private retreat”
Chimirol de Rivas, San Isidro del General, San Isidro del General District 40601 Costa Rica See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
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Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

We had an amazing time at Monte Azul. The villas are large and beautiful and the Hotel is located right in the rainforest. Apes are climbing the trees by the restaurant and outside the villas. The Hotel also offer several different art workshops - which...More

1  Thank Mickolina
Reviewed 12 February 2017

My husband and I, with a visiting artist, were the only guests at Monte Azul, a small, 100 or so acre retreat in the rain forest of southern Costa Rica, just bordering a national park. There are four "casitas," which are still attracting tourists but...More

Thank Joannav2000
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Carlos & Randy's Monte Azul hotel is perfect. Totally beautiful landscaped. Bungalow design and layout is super private. River sound is tranquilo. Service is excellent. And the many thoughtful touches exquisite. Their handmade cheeses are fantastic. We spent 10 days and loved it. We travel...More

Thank Alan M
Response from CarlosRojasMonteAzul, Owner at Monte AzulResponded 21 June 2016

Dear Alan M, Thank you for your wonderful review! It is our pleasure to be of service and I am very happy to know that you are satisfied. We especially appreciate the good words from a seasoned traveler as yourself, and hope we have the...More

Reviewed 8 June 2016

We stopped at Monte Azul as a stepping stone on our way down south during our recent Costa Rica trip. It is somewhat off the beaten path, near the Chirripo park and mountain. It is a small place, but very peaceful and beautifully situated near...More

Thank Y7625QAjonathanc
Response from CarlosRojasMonteAzul, Owner at Monte AzulResponded 21 June 2016

Dear Y7625QAjonathanc, Please allow me to thank you on behalf of our staff for your kind words, and especially for your contagious good nature, from both of you, during your stay. We thoroughly enjoyed your stay and hope that we will one day host your...More

Reviewed 9 February 2016

Our stay at Monte Azul has set a new high standard for the most beautiful, lovely, and gracious accommodations we've ever experienced. Randy & Carlos have such impeccable taste, and have thought of EVERthing one needs for a relaxing, peaceful retreat into the Costa Rican...More

1  Thank 11Girl
Response from CarlosRojasMonteAzul, Owner at Monte AzulResponded 28 February 2016

Dear 11Girl, We are indeed humbled as well as thankful of your amazing review! As seasoned world travelers, I know you arrived with high expectations and we are all pleased that you enjoyed your visit to Monte Azul so much. Our easy, understated style is...More

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About
Description
Monte Azul Boutique Hotel is located on a private reserve in the Talamanca region of Costa Rica near the country’s highest point, Chirripó National Park. Equipped with four luxury riverside "casitas" and More amenities and activities tailored to any type of traveler, Monte Azul provides an authentic experience for those looking to explore the nature and culture that Costa Rica is renowned for. In its short time, Monte Azul has achieved recognition from organizations like Condé Nast and TripAdvisor for elevating the standard for sustainability and style. About Monte Azul Center for Art and Design: The Monte Azul Center for Art and Design was established in 2005 with the vision of creating a haven where artists could come and express their creative nature while being inspired by the extraordinary beauty and peace of the Costa Rica highlands. The facility hosts select pieces from early and mid-career artists who produce some of the best work in Costa Rica and abroad. In addition to being a unique destination for art lovers and collectors, Monte Azul also offers travelers the opportunity to learn artistic skills like etching, monotyping and more. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
4
Also Known As
Monte Azul Hotel San Isidro De El General
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Monte Azul Costa Rica/San Isidro Del General
Location
Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > Perez Zeledon > San Isidro del General District > San Isidro del General
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
4
Also Known As
Monte Azul Hotel San Isidro De El General
,
Monte Azul Costa Rica/San Isidro Del General
Location
Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > Perez Zeledon > San Isidro del General District > San Isidro del General
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"Each of the four "casitas" are extremely private."
Joannav2000
11 Feb. 2017
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"The casitas are roomy and tastefully decorated."
Y7625QAjonathanc
7 Jun. 2016
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"All of the rooms are equally deluxe, comfortable, and private."
11Girl
8 Feb. 2016
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"casita verde was very nice."
eythetraveller
27 Jan. 2016
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