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Rainbow Valley Lodge

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Purcellville, Virginia
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We had a wonderful time. The view from the room is gorgeous and we enjoyed sleeping with the windows open. It does get very windy at night, but it never bothered us. The location is perfect. It's just outside of town, but very easily accessible.

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Reviewed 2 February 2017

We stayed three nights here and Christian was extremely helpful and helped book tours and a shuttle service for us. The lodging is very clean and comfortable with a beautiful view of the valley. There is a choice of different sized cabins and I would recommend you book one with an outdoor deck to sit outside. You are only a...

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Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Just spent 3 nights here and would highly recommend it if you are looking for clean and close to town accommodations. Unit 4 is the only unit with a TV, so you may want to consider this. Christian is a fabulous host and will look after all of your bookings. Laundry can also be done on site for a fee....

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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 January 2017

The lodge has a wonderful view over the valley and we couldn't have chosen a better lodge to appreciate the view and its wildlife. White faced monkeys came right up to the glass window of the balcony to greet us. We were warned by the host Christian that it would be windy so there was nothing to worry about.

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Missoula, Montana
Reviewed 26 January 2017

I love what Cristian has done with this place. He is very kind, attentive, knowledgeable and welcoming. His passion for the lodge and nature in Monteverde are contagious. Very quiet place with a breathtaking view of the forest

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Fareham, UK
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Beautiful setting, short drive to Santa Elena. Clean comfortable and spacious. Christian is very helpful and a nice guy. Downside, no fault of the lodge is that it blows a bit in Monteverde and we caught it on a bad few days. The wind took your breath away.

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Holden, Massachusetts
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Suiting the local flavor, this is a comfortable, simple lodging with a great view from cottage #1! On the 2nd floor, with a view overlooking the valley and mountains beyond, a/c is not needed in January, with a gentle breeze and comfortable temps, and no mosquito problem. Our queen bedroom has a second, glassed-in room in front with a small...

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Thank Sande24
San Jose, Costa Rica
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Perfe t place to stay in beautiful Monteverde. Christian is helpful, informative. Great tips as to best tours, restaurants, etc. Rooms,beyond spacious, clean, quiet. Will re ommend to anyone coming from far or near.

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belgium
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We spent a night at the beautiful Rainbow valley lodge. The location of the lodge was great, just 5 minutes drive from Santa Elena city center, 20 minutes from the Monteverde forest. Christian was very helpful and careful, giving us useful tips about the activities that we could do in the area. The room was huge, well equipped, with a...

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Buffalo, New York
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

When we arrived and was shown to the chalet we reserved, I was amazed at the view! It was fantastic! Christian and his wife take great pride in RVL. The only issue we had is that there wasn't enough towel rack to dry everything we used. The floor can be slippery when freshly showered. I managed to lock us out...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rainbow Valley Lodge Monteverde is close to the town of Santa Elena, about 15 minutes walking or 3 minutes in a vehicle. With only eight rooms and no neighbors close by you can enjoy peace and quiet in a forest setting. We have Wi-Fi signal in all rooms. Clean rooms with hot water, possible chance to see animals right outside the rooms and owner help with guides and activities. All rooms have coffeemaker and Monteverde coffee plus small refrigerator. Parking near the rooms. Prices compare very favorably to other accommodations in Monteverde. We are not 5 star so please do not expect total luxury! We hope to see you here! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rainbow Valley Lodge

Address: 200 meters south of A y A, Santa Elena 5240, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Monteverde > Santa Elena
Price Range: $73 - $142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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Rainbow Valley Hotel Santa Elena
Rainbow Valley Lodge Santa Elena, Monteverde, Costa Rica
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“We stayed in the green cabin closest to the reception. Not all the cabins are renovated yet.”
Niina86, 6 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Room to the farmost left and down was perfect for privacy and great views”
nasslucy, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“E-mail Christian (owner) and he will suggest the best cabin for your party.”
AjayR602, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Book a cabin with an outdoor deck.”
676carolyns, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The owner himself says it is not 5 star so don't expect it to be but his helpfulness makes up for any lack of luxury.”
EileenVeronicaT, 25 Jan 2017 | Read review
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