We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Traveller (514)
Room & Suite (185)
Dining (7)
Certificate of Excellence

About

Location
Cleanliness
Service
Value
Certificate of Excellence
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!
Read more
Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-smoking hotel
Room features
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Kitchenette
Non-smoking rooms
Good to know
HOTEL STYLE
Great View
Charming
616Reviews
536Photos
15Q+A
81Room tips
Traveller rating
  • 525
  • 77
  • 11
  • 2
  • 3
Time of year
Traveller type
Language
  • More languages
  • Filter
  • English
Popular mentions
Excellent experience, the staff was very kind and helped us organizing some tours in the area. The room was big, cozy and with a great view, the only noise in the night was made by the wind, which can get strong in this area of Costa Rica. The city centre is at walking distance.
Read more
Highly recommend this place! So comfy and cute! The wooden rooms make it feel like home and the staff is so friendly and accommodating. Such an amazing place! The banana bread in the morning is delicious and made fresh everyday! Great people and great place! Will come back again!
Read more
+2
Wonderful 3 nights here. Christian the owner was exceptionally helpful and gave excellent recommendations on restaurants and activities. Christian also gave us a lift into town and helped us arrange transport trips and in addition helped us secure cheaper transfer to our next
Read more
Spent four nights here, and with the valuable knowledge and experience of Christian, we had an amazing stay with activities organised through the hotel. Close proximity to town center, yet felt as if we were secluded and perched above rainbow valley. Tip for European travelers,
Read more
Review collected in partnership with this hotel
Rainbow Valley Lodge is outside Santa Elena, a 17 minute walk to town (We're experienced walkers) along a road which is partially paralleled by a sidewalk. The setting is fantastic, with views down a valley towards Puntarenas and the Pacific. Room security is good, with a
Read more
Previous
Album Categories
All photosTravellerRoom & SuiteDining
Lower Room
Path down to our room
View from the room
PreviousNext
12345637
Hello! Do the chalets have air conditioning? Will we need air conditioning?
Hello Sleepy832! The accomodation is simple without AC, but very spacious and comfortable.The cool air at this elevation was plenty cool to not need an AC, but if you cant live without, then stay somewhere else. I was there in mid-August.
2 votes
Show all answers
Yes, mine did.
1 vote
Show all answers
How many rooms at Rainbow Lodge?
Hi Maria. Not sure. It’s sort of separate cabins overlooking the valley. Couldn’t be more than 8 or 10 I wouldn’t think
2 votes
Show all answers
Its around 4 hours from San Jose to Monteverde
2 votes
Show all answers
PreviousNext
123
"All rooms are fantastic"
"Room 4 has an open terrace with an excellent view."
"The mountain view room is the best!"
"Cabin no. 9 has the best view of the valley."
"Suite with Mountain view"
PreviousNext
12345617
PRICE RANGE
US$55 - US$109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
rainbow valley hotel santa elena
LOCATION
Costa RicaProvince of PuntarenasMonteverdeSanta Elena
NUMBER OF ROOMS
8
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing