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    Hotel Fonda Vela

    1km past the Monteverde Cheese Factory and 2km before the Monteverde Reserve., Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent34%
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    • Average17%
    • Poor5%
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    “junior suite” (51 reviews)
    “cloud forest” (115 reviews)
    “pool area” (26 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Reviewed 23 June 2014 via mobile

    Wonderful hotel in a peaceful setting. Waking up to the chattering birds was a delight. Gorgeous views from our balcony on the 2nd floor. The food was incredible and the service was exceptional. Our room, a junior suite, was large and very comfortable. Can't wait...More

    Thank dawn0411
    Reviewed 2 June 2014

    This is the best hotel we have ever been in. Essentially you are living in a large natural park, only 1 km from the Cloud Forest reserve. We saw from our window all bunch of birds and monkeys jumping on the trees, without even stepping...More

    Thank Alex B
    Reviewed 30 May 2014

    The Hotel Fonda Vela is a very nice place to stay. The help there is very friendly and the rooms are quite large. The bed was average in comfort and the shower rooms where a little compressed and the water temperature did vary somewhat. Neither...More

    1  Thank jr1992
    Reviewed 27 May 2014

    Spent two nights at Fonda Vela - very, very comfortable - big spacious, beautiful rooms with incredible storage - if you were staying for several nights, no problem unpacking everything! Very lovely grounds to walk - great pool / rec area (with pool and ping-pong...More

    Thank Sara T
    Reviewed 21 May 2014 via mobile

    This hotel is very nice and 'dies the job'. The surrounds are very nice and give great opportunity for spotting various animals. Our room was very spacious and I particularly liked the 'sunroom feel' near the windows. The staff at reception were very friendly and...More

    Thank Giovanni S
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    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Internet
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    • Price range
    • USD 114 - USD 213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 42
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    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Monteverde
    • Also Known As
    • Fonda Vela Hotel ,
    • Fonda Vela Monteverde
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    Lsnowhite
    21 January 2017|
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    9:00 pm closing
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    8 December 2016|
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    Response from JeanetteAron | Reviewed this property |
    It was one of my daughter's favourite places to stay, lovely rooms, good food and helpful front desk staff. It was close to where we saw our first Quetzal :)
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    Cofah
    23 June 2016|
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    Response from Managerfondavela | Property representative |
    Our hotel as any Hotel in the area, doesn´t provide any air conditioning A/C, this due mostly of the year Monteverde keep a fresh weather. Also, our room structures are build to keep high spaces to let the air flow and keep... More
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    "Junior suite -- very large room with queen bed and king bed, sitting area, dressing area and bathroom. Great..."
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    "room closest to the main car park have a lesser view"
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    "Rooms with low numbers--1 through 10, are quieter."
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    "Avoid the downstairs rooms that require another guest to pass your window to get to their room."
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