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“main building”(30 reviews)
“costa rica”(63 reviews)
“cloud forest”(44 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Multilingual Staff
Accessible rooms
Private Balcony
3 Star Hotel
Cala Lodge was built on three acres of property (1.2 hectares) of forest right next to the world-renowned Children's Eternal Rain Forest which has an area of 52.800 acres. It is the largest private reserve in Central America. Cala Lodge offers reasonably priced, cozy accommodations...
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| 200 M Oeste Y 325 Sur De La Escuela, Costa Rica
23.6 miles to Fortuna Airport
63 restaurants are within a 1 mile radius
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All reviewsmain buildingcosta ricacloud forestthe ownerlocal birdslovely balconywithin walking distanceshort walkpancakesmot motsbeautiful birdsbreakfast was delicioussurrounded by naturesanta elenathe breakfast areabeautiful viewsmall balcony
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We are currently staying at Cala Lodge and find it charming. The accommodations are basic but clean and the beds comfortable. It is a bit out of town, but still easy to get to town for meals. What set this apart for me is the...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We saw more butterflies and birds here than anywhere else in Costa Rica. The breakfast is incredible! Fresh omelette with grated carrots, onions, mushrooms, bell peppers, and such. Everything in Monteverde is freshly grown and organic. Rooms are small but clean and nicely arranged in...More

Thank Shauna P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a delightful hotel up above Santa Elena. Our room overlooked the gardens and was very pleasant. We saw a coati from our room as soon as we arrived and the family of coatis live under the reception building. There are lots of birds...More

Thank RexyStokes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hotel was ok. There was no air conditioning but we at a higher elevation so it was cooler in the evening. We were told there was WiFi at our rooms but it did not work too good. We would always have to walk up to...More

Thank Julie V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our family loved this hotel: right in the cloud forest; we saw all types of mammals and birds. The breakfast options were great. The staff was very helpful and friendly. I know that one goes to Monteverde to unplug; however, it was disappointing that wifi...More

Thank Luis E
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$87 - US$183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$87 - US$183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (304)
Room & Suite (114)
Dining (17)
Family and Play Areas (4)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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flycatcher06
21 December 2017|
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Response from GerenciaCL | Property representative |
We do no have heating system.
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Ryan K
4 July 2017|
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Response from GerenciaCL | Property representative |
Hello, No we do not have A/C. R
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Jennie W
4 June 2017|
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Response from KerryAnne311 | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast is included. When I was there this past January they gave you a selection of a few different breakfasts you could order.
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"Our Lodge was an appartment and comfortabel"
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"The lodges near reception were popular but we had suite 15 further out and saw so much more x"
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"rooms 5 & 6 have the best views but are up 6 fights of stairs."
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"The upstairs rooms have the best views."
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