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Celeste Mountain Lodge

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Reviewed 13 January 2016

Lovely location, convivial atmosphere, friendly and most helpful owner, delicious food. The hot tub in the centre of the architectural building was an added bonus. I recommend CML wholeheartedly. Thank you Joel

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Moscow, Russia
Reviewed 11 January 2016

We were impressed of this hotel. It seemed to us very stylish and unusual. Rooms are modern, stylish and comfortable . Dinner was wonderful and dilicious as well as the breakfast. Staff are very professional and kind , kids were happy there. Garden was created in the European tradition. We went to Rainforest evening with the guide and it was...

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Washington
Reviewed 8 January 2016

Celeste Mountain Lodge has the kindest and most welcoming owners! I truly felt like I was with family for my two nights stay. The lodge's architecture, setting, and views are out of this world and the food is amazing! If I were to recommend one hotel to people in the 40+ countries that I have visited, I would recommend this...

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Dallas Texas
Reviewed 7 January 2016

How outstanding!! There can't possibly be a better vacation venue, or Lodge, or Hotel, NOTHING can top the Celeste Mountain Lodge!! Excellent staff providing excellent service! And an outstanding architectural layout of the property... Joel is king! Bravo!

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 6 January 2016

My wife and I had a very nice time here. The food is excellent and generously portioned and all the staff and management are very kind and helpful. I would definitely come again. Be sure to rent a car with four-wheel drive for the rocky 4 km road from Bijagua to the lodge. I found driving in Costa Rica to...

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Princeton Junction
Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

Spent our first couple of nights at the lodge and it was just great. The owner greater us personally and was always there when we had a questions. He is really a professional. The food was simple, but great and very tasteful. Love the idea that they do everything themselves-bread, butter, jam etc. Rooms wee clean, " shower with great...

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Thank ronaldm24
Boston
Reviewed 26 December 2015

The road in was challenging but worth the trip. This is a special retreat from the norm. The lodge is open on two sides to the outside surroundings and makes you feel one with the beautiful landscape. The lodge has communal dining, great gourmet food, friendly staff, and comfortable, basic rooms. Being there in January, with rain, it was chilly...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 25 December 2015 via mobile

We went there for lunch just after hiking to the waterfalls. It's a small hotel surrounding by nature. It is hosted by french people. The food was fresh and tasty and the view from the restaurant is breathtaking! I really recommend this place if you want to make a stop before/after hiking in the area!

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 December 2015

Wonderfully friendly Eco hotel. Lovely decorated rooms with quirky artwork, I loved it. There's a good walk across the road in the hotels primary rainforest and not to far up a bumpy road to the Celeste river walk/waterfall. Meals were amazing and they give you a packed lunch if you are out for the day. The owners are very helpful,...

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 26 November 2015

This is a fantastic hotel located in the mountain. The views from the Bar are amezing as well as the valley infront of it. Very clean, hospitality is 100%, food is excellent. The only thing is you need to have a 4x4 to get there.

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  • Free Internet
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Celeste Mountain Lodge is a responsible tourism establishment, located in Bijagua de Upala, the door to the Volcano Tenorio National Park and its amazing Rio Celeste (Blue River). An authentic rural area, of great natural beauty, with lots of forest and lots to do, yet so accessible! Celeste Mountain Lodge is unique for its concept and profound sustainable philosophy, its innovations, its details and original decoration, comtemporary architecture in minimalist style integrated in the environment. Surrounded by primary rainforest and hosting its own trail, you will be impressed by its fauna and flora, excellent birdwatching, impressive views onto 2 volcanoes, own own Cuisine fusion and our friendly service, casual, warm and efficient. Share a vision of the world and tourism with ethics, refined simplicity, personality, peace and nature in an unforgettable place... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Celeste Mountain Lodge

Address: Access Road To Nat'l Park Tenorio / Rio Celeste | 4 kms east of Bijagua, Bijagua de Upala 21301, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Bijagua de Upala
Price Range: ₹ 12,418 - ₹ 14,967 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Celeste Mountain Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 18
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“All the rooms would be similar. We liked being on the upper level (there are two levels).”
 of 5 bubbles snorkelerNan, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“#9 you cant beat, its on the 2nd floor and has 2 walls of panoramic views”
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“Simple but comfortable and clean.”
 of 5 bubbles 76wrldtrvlr, 14 Jan 2017 | Read review
“This is the rain forest. Expect to feel slightly damp! ”
 of 5 bubbles K7251DPmichaelf, 27 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms have the same beautiful view.”
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