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Dantica Cloud Forest Lodge

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4 Km south of the entrance to San Gerardo de Dota, San Gerardo de Dota Costa Rica See on map
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really loved this place. Friendly staff with arty accommodation with mesmerising views. Restaurant was good too and art gallery provided good quality momentos/jewellery which were different to usual tourist fare.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank janecatt33
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love the big bay windows! Fantastic spot to get away and enjoy the beauties of nature! The rooms were spacious and we had a nice Jacuzzi tub in the bathroom. The food was fantastic and the staff is very helpful when it comes to planning...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

I still believe is a nice place, must say that the food is great and the view is amazing, the hospitality is good and there is always someone available for you. Now, the place is not cheap and actually one of the most expensive in...More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank 784felipeo
Reviewed 4 October 2018

The cabins offer BIG windows, decks, sitting areas, each room in the cabin has a heater (it got down to +4c) that got well used. The dining area has a stocked mini bar, coffee maker. The living area has a TV (you won't need) AC/heater....More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank CEC131
Response from Jorge M, Manager at Dantica Cloud Forest LodgeResponded 5 October 2018

Thank you so much for your very kind words, we are really appreciated. We hope you choose us to stay the next time you visit Costa Rica, best regards

Reviewed 21 September 2018

This is by far with one the nicest decorated and built places I have seen in CR. It is proof that you can build economically yet decorate it with taste and create a beautiful setting. The owners are Dutch and Colombian and even though they...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Description
Dantica Cloud Forest Lodge is an eco-boutique hotel, which was built between 2003 and 2008. Our hotel provides the following facilities; sleeping, restaurant, gallery, trails, tours and relaxing, More combining quality and comfort in order to allow you to experience and enjoy the cloud forest in its purest form.The hotel is situated in the valley of San Gerardo de Dota. Inside the Los Santos Forest Reserve, on top of a hill with a breathtaking view and a private reserve that consists of 5 km of walking trails, Dantica is the closest hotel to the newly created Los Quetzales National Park. Nearby you can also find typical restaurants, trails, trout fishing, protected areas, National Parks and the Cerro de la Muerte, with its 3480 meters the second highest point in Costa Rica and with a beautiful view of the Pacific Ocean and the volcanoes.The Dantica Cloud Forest Lodge consist of 8 Bungalows with a modern interior design and decorated with typical aspects of the Latin American culture, distributed in 7 Superior bungalows and one Suite, especially designed so you can enjoy contact with nature. All Bungalows have the following facilities: queen-sized beds with goose-feather duvets, Satellite television, ecological chimney working on ethanol, safe deposit box, minibar with fridge, coffee maker with coffee and tea as a courtesy of the hotel, table with chairs and a private terrace. In the bathroom you will find a Jacuzzi, towels, biodegradable soaps and shampoos, and a hair dryer.The 4-person Superior Bungalows have two bedrooms with private bathroom (one with Jacuzzi, one with shower), a terrace and a living room with a fully equipped open kitchen including stove and warm water.Our Deluxe Suite additionally has an additional fireplace working on wood and a private garden with trail in the forest. All our hot water is solar heated. The hotel distinguishes itself by its personalized attention, harmony with nature and respect for the environment. At the restaurant you can enjoy a breakfast, lunch or dinner a la carte. In our beautiful and large gallery you can buy art and handicrafts from Costa Rica and other Latin American countries.We have WIFI high speed internet service, and offer parking lots, playground for children, laundry service and tour packages with a certified bilingual guide. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$ 130 - US$ 281 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Dantica Cloud Forest Lodge And Gallery Hotel San Gerardo De Dota
Location
Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Gerardo de Dota
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$ 130 - US$ 281 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Dantica Cloud Forest Lodge And Gallery Hotel San Gerardo De Dota
Location
Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Gerardo de Dota
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Traveller (366)
Room & Suite (130)
Dining (24)
Family and Play Areas (9)
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Venture554468
25 October 2018|
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Response from billpam56 | Reviewed this property |
Yes I am sure you can the staff were extremely helpful.
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Cailyn K
6 October 2018|
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Response from SamaraInfoCenter | Reviewed this property |
You would fly into the SJO airport. I am sure the hotel can help set up transport. Have fun!
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schliek
6 March 2018|
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Response from Sharon C | Reviewed this property |
My experience is that the birds are best viewed from walks around the grounds. Bird feeders are located along the paths. In fact the best place to view birds was in the garden of Miriam’s restaurant a 10 minute walk up the... More
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"The second cabin from the restaurant I think it was #2, loved it."
CEC131
4 Oct 2018
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"If you have mobility issues ask for a bungalow close to the reception/dining ."
billpam56
5 Sep 2018
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"Some bungalows are closer to the dining room.Consider whether this is important to you and enquire..."
lauriep848
9 Aug 2018
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"We thought all the bungalows had views and lots to offer, but not spacious. We loved the suite ....."
Codger3
19 Jun 2018
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