Monteverde Lodge & Gardens

Monteverde Lodge & Gardens

400 meters East of El Ranario
Puntarenas province, Santa Elena, Costa Rica 25216

Monteverde Lodge & Gardens is a luxurious hotel tucked away in the Tilaran Mountain Range, just outside of Santa Elena. Set at 4,600 feet above sea level, this quiet property is ideal for nature lovers seeking privacy and a convenient location. Designed to please even the most discerning traveler, The hotel features impeccable gardens, cozy guest rooms and delicious meals for a relaxing stay in Monteverde.

Hotel Details

Hotel Amenities

Monteverde Lodge & Gardens is a great place to get away from it all. Guests can meditate and do yoga out on the lookout point with lovely views of lush vegetation. There are variety of gardens that are just waiting to be explored, from a fern and bromeliad garden, to a butterfly and hummingbird garden. For those wishing to relax and unwind after hiking through the onsite trails, the hotel offers a solar-heated swimming pool and a Jacuzzi. Monteverde Lodge & Gardens is also famous for its first-class nature tours.

  • Restaurant
  • Swimming pool
  • Terrace
  • Free parking
  • Spa
  • Yoga & Meditation Look Out Point
  • Fern and Bromeliad Garden
  • Butterfly and Hummingbird Garden
  • Picnic Area
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Jacuzzi
  • Tour/ticket assistance


Monteverde Lodge & Gardens has 24 rooms divided into four different categories: Forest View Balcony, Forest View Downstairs, Ground Floor Garden Superior and Ground Floor Garden. Featuring décor reminiscent of a ski lodge, all of the comfortable guestrooms have wood flooring, private hot water bathrooms (shower only) and down comforters. Please note that there are no TVs in the guestrooms.

Forest View Balcony: This comfortable room is located on the second floor. Reminiscent of a ski lodge, it has high vaulted ceilings, wooden furnishings, two comfortable full beds and a private balcony with stunning views of the cloud forest. King beds are available on a very limited basis, but not guaranteed prior to arrival.

Forest View Downstairs: This spacious room is located on the ground floor. It has a corner bay window with views of the cloud forest, a sitting area and two full beds. King beds are available on a very limited basis, but not guaranteed prior to arrival.

Ground Floor Garden Superior: This large room is the same size as the Forest View Rooms. It has one king bed, making it ideal for couples, as well as a sofa bed, making it an ideal option for families with small children as well. The room also has direct access to the garden terrace and a hammock.

Ground Floor Garden: These rooms are much smaller than the Forest View Standard Rooms, making them a great choice for budget-savvy travelers. They have a terrace with direct access to the gardens.

Room Amenities

  • Telephone
  • Coffee maker
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe
  • Ceiling fan
  • Phone
  • Desk
  • Balcony / Terrace
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Free cribs/infant beds available
  • Free WiFi
  • Room service (limited hours(
  • Down comforter
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available

Nearby Things to Do

  • Monteverde Orchid Farm – 0.6 miles
  • Monteverde Butterfly Farm – 1 mile
  • Monteverde Ecological Sanctuary – 1 mile
  • Bat Jungle – 1.4 miles
  • Monteverde Cheese Factory – 1.7 miles
  • Entrance to Monteverde Reserve – 3.3 miles
  • Selvatura Adenture Park – 4.3 miles
  • Entrance to Santa Elena Reserve – 4.6 miles

Spa Services

Monteverde Lodge & Gardens is a great place to get away from it all due to its location and small amount of rooms, and your stay would be not be complete without a spa session. The spa offers massages and reflexology.


Monteverde Lodge & Gardens has one restaurant: El Jardin Bar & Restaurant

El Jardin Bar & Restaurant: Begin and end your day at this charming restaurant, famous for its fresh and local ingredients, delicious breakfasts, creative cocktails and extensive wine list.