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Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A few yard off the main road, close enough to the beach (walking distance), but far enough from the noisy main road,This is a Gem in the heart of Santa Teresa, very well run by its Argentine owner and his Chech´s wife, coupled with great manager Nacho and chef/barman Joaquin. They will make you feel like home. The property has...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel was great, just ´5 from the beach. We stayed on a really nice and clean bungalow. The bar has sushi night and classic but great cocktails. The pool was amazing; and if this is not enough, an excellent yoga studio, which i used almost everyday. The good vibe of the people who works there was a great part...

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Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

From the first day to the last of my ten day visit I felt welcomed and cared for by the Funky Monkey Staff. Very clean and tidy, great food and drinks, and a perfect atmosphere to get away to an upscale lodge/hotel for a great price! The property has hammocks to relax, ping pong/pool tables, and not to mention a...

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Reviewed 15 September 2016

Funky Monkey Lodge has it all: Beautiful, tidy accommodations, delicious food, friendly and funny staff and great ambience! Stayed there for one week for my surfing camp with Pura Vida Surfers and had a blast! The chefs cook the most delicious meals and make the best sushi in town (every Wednesday and Saturday). The dorms are spacious, clean and you...

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Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

I enjoyed my stay at the Funky Monkey from the first second! The guys in charge do everything to make you feel welcome and at home. I had a private nice bungalow with daily cleaning service. The food is amazing - prepared freshly by Nacho and Joaquin. I would have loved to stay a little recommend and can highly recommend...

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Reviewed 24 August 2016

Came for one or two nights and stayed for 6.Fantastic room with big balcony above the bar and restaurant ( but not noisy). Didn't have AC but didn't need it as the two fans were quite good enough.The staff could not have been more helpful and the food -we could not fault it (ate out at a couple of other...

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Thank Judy J
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

I would totally recommend that Lodge! Not only because of it's beautiful location, but also because of the charming staff! You're always having fun and they do everything to make your stay most comfortable! It is the place to be for everyone - stay with friends or with your family - you will love it! :)

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Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Me and my friend stayed 5 days in a dorm room in the Funky Monkey Lodge. The room, bathroom and all the facilities were always clean and prepared. We loved the really nice pool&yoga area and of course the amazing FOOD and Sushi Nights!!!! I would really recommend it and we will definitely come back.

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Reviewed 6 August 2016

funky monkey lodge A place you defenetly have to visit when youre in Santa Theresa. The two chefs Nacho and Joaco provide you with the best food in town for fair prices. All fresh and cooked with skill at the restaurant/bar. Funky monkey lodge is the place to take a break from your journey and to just relax for a...

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Torrance, California
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

We didn't stay at the lodge but heard a lot about the great service and sushi night so had to give it a try! The dark sign on the road outside was hard to spot, but after finding it we were pleasantly surprised. The margarita was delicious and the sushi was on point. We had sashimi, rolls and a tuna...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Beachfront
  • Ski-In / Ski-Out
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Minibar
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  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Beach lodge on a natural hill in the middle of a private jungle, away from the main street but only 200m walking from the main surfer beach, famous for its white sand and perfect waves. Great place for solo travelers, couples, families or groups. Clean and comfortable rooms with daily maid, free wireless, free and secure parking, safe place with restaurant and swimming pool. Great getaway! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Funky Monkey Lodge

Address: center of Santa Teresa | 200m From Public School, Santa Teresa 60111, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Santa Teresa
Price Range: £77 - £218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Funky Monkey Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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Also Known As:
Funky Monkey Hotel Santa Teresa
Funky Monkey Santa Teresa
Funky Monkey Lodge Costa Rica/Santa Teresa
Hotel Style:
#12 Romantic Hotel in Santa Teresa
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Teresa
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“Close to the beach”
 of 5 bubbles 286fers, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All Rooms are very nice but the best are the private Apartments which provide you with a fridge and Ac”
 of 5 bubbles 470oskarm, 6 Aug 2016 | Read review
“For the best monkey viewing pic a bungalow close to the road:)”
 of 5 bubbles Holmiej7, 19 Mar 2016 | Read review
“We were in a bungalow but the apartments are great too!”
 of 5 bubbles boprimo, 23 Nov 2015 | Read review
“If you want cheaper the shared rooms are great and a good way to meet other traveler. If you want it to be quite try to book the rooms furthest away from the restaurant even thought they shut down at 10pm I believe so it's not too bad.”
 of 5 bubbles EmilBarclay, 6 Mar 2015 | Read review
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