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Hotel Cipreses Monteverde

Calle 6 100 este Escuela Santa Elena, Santa Elena 60109 Costa Rica
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#3 of 8 hotels in Santa Elena
The Hotel Cipreses is a mountain & garden hotel, located just 5 minutes walk from the commercial center of the Monteverde Cloud Forest, the hotel provides various services such as: Breakfast, free Internet access, WiFi, hot water, local information, the hotel began as small businesses and increased by the increase of tourism in the area. In addition, the hotel is included in the list of ECO hotels, which is why we have different policies for reducing natural resources, solar panels, waste recycling, alternative lighting systems and water reusable for other purposes, far to be a mountain resort, we just try to be a total quality hotel environment friendly.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free breakfast
Horseback riding
Full body massage
Baggage storage
Non-smoking hotel
Breakfast buffet
Kid-friendly buffet
Vending machine
Sun terrace
Laundry service
Self-serve laundry
Ironing service
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Room features
Private balcony
Flatscreen TV
Room types
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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Languages Spoken
English, Spanish, Italian
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Shivani wrote a review 2 Jan
New York City, New York404 contributions78 helpful votes
We booked this hotel because we didn't have a car and wanted a hotel that was walking distance to town. It's not right in the center but it's about a ten minute walk into town so not too bad. Generally though, it's okay for the money but not somewhere I'd recommend. Here's why: Service: Reception tries to be helpful but they really aren't. I asked them which company they would recommend for the canopy tour and they weren't able to give me much useful info. They can book any tour but I actually found that doing it online myself was cheaper than their rates for both Selvetura and the Jeep Boat Jeep transfer. Breakfast: It was free so that's good but the food itself wasn't great. The eggs felt like they had been sitting around, they had bread but no butter or jam, and a few other things but really only the fruit was edible. The room: Our room was freezing (Monteverde gets cold at night) and the walls were super thin so we could hear everything around us. The shower was cold water and the wifi didn't really work except near reception. So overall, the room was clean but that's the only real thing this had going for it.
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Date of stay: December 2021
TN_nido wrote a review Jun 2021
Copenhagen, Denmark20 contributions3 helpful votes
My husband and I had a great experience here! In all my years of traveling, this is hotel is rated as top superb for the most helpful and friendly service! We later learned that this is a family-owned hotel, and it's the same family crew who is around the hotel. They helped us book all the tours, covid tests, and more. Great breakfast and our room were big and clean. We drove here, so we had a car to get around, but many tours do offer pick-up services to the hotel as well. Don't expect a 5-star hotel, but you get more than what you pay. The service alone is outstanding :)
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Date of stay: June 2021
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Doug J wrote a review Mar 2021
12 contributions2 helpful votes
Nice place with beautiful grounds. Rooms are small but clean. Walls are thin, you can hear the people in the next room loud and clear. Takes 3 - 4 minutes to get hot water. Staff is great, helpful and accommodating. Close to town and the nature reserves.
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Date of stay: March 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Simone D wrote a review Jan 2020
Los Angeles, California1 contribution
I loved this hotel. The room was so comfortable - because the interior was lined with cedar planks, it actually had a pleasant cedar smell inside! Very cute property that is away from the main road enough to be a little quieter than the Santa Elena hotels. I just really liked the vibe here. The staff was also very nice.
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Date of stay: December 2019
Sleep Quality
Room Tip: Try to book your room in advance as much as possible.
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Dave B wrote a review Dec 2019
Worland25 contributions6 helpful votes
This hotel is. Pretty basic but served our needs. Staff was friendly and helpful. Located on hill so to go to grocery, restaurant Or main district it’s down hill going and up returning. Probably not a good walk for elderly or disability. ( get a cab). Rooms were fine. Wi fi Scotty. Our breakfast was included and very good.
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Date of stay: November 2019
Sleep Quality
Room Tip: Ground level people walk by your windows. Recommend second floor. However, no elevators.
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$60 - $84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Costa RicaProvince of PuntarenasMonteverdeSanta Elena
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Frequently Asked Questions about Hotel Cipreses Monteverde
Which popular attractions are close to Hotel Cipreses Monteverde?
Nearby attractions include Monteverde Orchid Garden (0.5 km), Ranario Monteverde Frog Pond (0.8 km), and Monteverde Wildlife Refuge (0.8 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Hotel Cipreses Monteverde?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and free parking.
What food & drink options are available at Hotel Cipreses Monteverde?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Hotel Cipreses Monteverde?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Hotel Cipreses Monteverde?
Conveniently located restaurants include San Lucas Treetop Dining Experience, El Sapo Restaurant & Bar, and Choco Cafe Restaurant and Coffee Shop.
Is Hotel Cipreses Monteverde located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.09 km away from the centre of Santa Elena.
Are any cleaning services offered at Hotel Cipreses Monteverde?
Yes, laundry service and self serve laundry are offered to guests.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Hotel Cipreses Monteverde?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, Spanish, and Italian.
Does Hotel Cipreses Monteverde have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the mountain view available here.
Is Hotel Cipreses Monteverde accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access. For specific enquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.