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Mariposario Butterfly Garden

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Great beer and food

Lovely setting for a drink over lunch after the walk up to the Montezuma Falls. Great beer choice... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2019
Newquaygreen1
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Newquay, United Kingdom
Great Craft Beers

We love this place for the butterflies of course, but the real gem here is the restaurant and the... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2018
costaricavibe
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San Jose, Costa Rica
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The Montezuma Butterfly Gardens is located 1.6 km outside of Montezuma on the Montezuma-Delicias road where the trail to the upper waterfalls is located. The Butterfly garden is open 7 days a week 8am-5pm. The entrance fee is $4.
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| Las Delicias de Cobano de Puntarenas, Montezuma 60111, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 January 2019

Lovely setting for a drink over lunch after the walk up to the Montezuma Falls. Great beer choice and food was really good. One of the best place we ate at in Costa Rica. Lovely staff too.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Newquaygreen1
Reviewed 13 November 2018

We love this place for the butterflies of course, but the real gem here is the restaurant and the craft beer. Come here for lunch or dinner. You won't be disappointed.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank costaricavibe
Reviewed 12 November 2018

We enjoyed the atmosphere and the staff here! Beer was good and cold. Food was great and we hope to return again soon.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank racejudge
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

At USD$6, the place is not worth the entrance ticket. Particularly, we were just shown the entrance and left to our own devices. Butterflies are pretty, and some signs give interesting info, but it could all be read in a tourist guide and seen in...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Alejandro Z
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Had excellent service from Douglas and the brewmaster is a fellow Washingtonian. The butterfly exhibit is informative; from caterpillar to butterfly. Also got to learn a little about scorpions. We took the trail next to the Mariposario to the waterfalls.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank sweetsledgehammer
Reviewed 27 May 2018

if you want to walk a little up the hill, you will be ewarde with good food and very good beer, we liked it and we like the butterfly garden

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Irina K
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

This place was a hidden gem to me. I was staying near by, and was told to check out the butterfly garden.... and get beer! Butterfly garden was beautiful! Beer was very good! I recommended the lemongrass beer!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank jaclynrdixon
Reviewed 16 April 2018

I loved spending time with the butterflies! We had so much fun taking pictures and learning about how they take care of them.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Melissa G
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

I thought there would be more butterflies but it was cool. The restaurant here was amazing and the staff was so nice. This is a must stop!!!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank BrianJ277
Reviewed 6 March 2018

I honestly didn't think my husband would want to go to the butterfly gardens but with the promise of lunch at the microbrewery located beside the gardens it was an easy sell. We both really enjoyed the tour - guided portion of tour is only...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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