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Funky Monkey Lodge

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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“sushi night”(29 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Room Service
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 13 April 2013 via mobile

Good things first: the pool is really great - you can actually swim and it is very clean - this actually applies to the place in general. The location is also good - a little off the main road upon a hill. Apart from that...More

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Response from funkmunk, Manager at Funky Monkey LodgeResponded 16 April 2013

Thank you for your review. I am really sorry the budget room didn´t fill your expectations, however it was clearly said in our previous emails that the budget room has a bunk bed. It is a regular bunk bed with ladder and yes, it may...More

Reviewed 8 April 2013

This is the second time I have visited Santa Teresa and the first time staying at the Funky Monkey. I loved the place, very nice and comfortable accomodations. It was relaxing and quiet. Loved the food, the chief Juan is such an artist! The whole...More

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Reviewed 29 March 2013

A group of us stayed at the Funky Monkey Lodge with Chica Surf Adventures, if we had arrived with expectations reality would have blown them away. The property is situated perfectly in the hillside, close to great cafes, surf shops, the beach entrance, and the...More

Thank Randelea
Reviewed 27 March 2013

Absolutely a great place for backpackers with great service and food! The people working there are very nice. It is also great for solo travelers I have to say. However, it is not a five star place, people come here for the atmoshpere and great...More

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Reviewed 27 March 2013

My group of friends and I stayed at the funky monkey for a week on a surf vacation. The layed back relaxing atmosphere in combination with the welcoming friendly staff is the perfect representation of the wonderful pace of life in Santa Teresa! We started...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Multilingual Staff
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Price range
US$ 100 - US$ 226 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#11 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Teresa
#12 Romantic Hotel in Santa Teresa
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$ 100 - US$ 226 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#11 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Teresa
#12 Romantic Hotel in Santa Teresa
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
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Traveller (155)
Room & Suite (197)
Pool & Beach (35)
Dining (33)
Amenities (22)
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david l
11 March 2017|
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Response from labotelladeleche | Reviewed this property |
yes it does.
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Sophia R
14 March 2016|
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If you're flying into SJO, it takes 7 hours to get to Funky Monkey by shuttle, so I wouldn't recommend. There are many airports in Costa Rica. I would book a flight to Tambor, which is an hour taxi ride away.
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Jennifer F
31 March 2015|
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Response from funkmunk | Property representative |
You will have to get in touch with us by email to offer the accommodation option that accepts pets.
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