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Reviewed 30 January 2017

My wife and I stayed here for two nights and enjoyed every minute of it. We had a large comfortable room in the main lodge above the breakfast area. Our room had a fantastic view looking out across the rainforest. The king bed was like sleeping on a cloud. We loved all the couches and chairs on the deck overlooking...

Thank PrettyGoodGolfer
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Stayed here a couple of nights last December. Doing a round trip one sees a number of hotels and places. This was a very nice place. First comment when we entered the room (we had room #4) was "what an adorable room'. Second one was that it was a small place. I think that was the only downside, the room...

Thank HdBOss
Milford, NJ
Reviewed 22 January 2017

We spent a wonderful two nights at the Cala Lodge. We were in the main lodge and had a beautiful view of the forest. Our little balcony provided us with the perfect viewing spot. The room was was spacious, clean and had everything we needed. The bathroom was also quite large with a tall ceiling. There was no TV but...

Thank MeredithP
Reviewed 18 January 2017

it was unfortunate that our stay at Cala Lodge was during a tropical storm although I suspect that it is wet and windy there a lot of the time. Our room - number 4 was not in the main building but in a block of rooms set within the grounds a short walk away. It was rather a small, basic...

Thank tedanddick
Yonkers, New York
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Amazing! Place is nice and clean. Staff are out of this world! So friendly and helpful. If I return to Monteverde I will definitely stay here again. And there are monkeys! Close to town- about a 15-20 minute walk- and an hour walk or 10 minute taxi ride to the cloud forest.

Thank KerryAnne311
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Great Choice of hotel just a few minutes from downtown, but far enough so that you won't hear anything else than the sound of birds, Monkey, and wind. The bedroom was comfortable, the staff very pleasant, and the breakfast offers many choices with fresh fruits.

Thank Marie-Ève V
Westborough, Massachusetts
Reviewed 4 January 2017

This is a great place to stay to enjoy Monteverde! The owners are extremely sweet and were eager to please everyone. There are monkeys, coati, toucan, and several other birds which are right outside and you can watch them all day! The rooms are very accommodating and they recycle everything! Need to learn from them on how to care for...

Thank KarthickVish
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 December 2016

not one I was to impressed with, maybe it was just our room. We had the room directly over the entrance door/restaurant and that faced the car park and service yard. First impression grubby and the bed looked like the sheets hadn't been changed, creased up like someone had just got out and a grubby white. long deceased insects on...

1Thank marialeake
GerenciaCL, Gerente at Cala Lodge, responded to this review

It is very disappointing to read your review. We wished that you have said something about the room when you first check in. That way we would have been able to corroborate the information and make it up to you. However, it is very difficult to find a way to solve or fix something that wasn’t correct for a customer...

Reviewed 27 December 2016

We simply loved our stay at the Cala Lodge---the room was comfortable, cozy and clean. The staff was so warm, helpful and attentive. The location was just perfect--we saw wonderful birds in the AM during each breakfast, and the jungle made for an awesome view each time. We definitely recommend! Top 3 things here? 1. Awesome staff & location (Carrie...

Thank Paisley P
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

This lodge is so well loved and in the perfect setting. It is an easy walk to the downtown of Monteverde. Very clean and quiet. A cute white-faced monkey and many birds visited the balcony while we were eating a delicious breakfast of fresh fruit and eggs or continental of your choice. The warm hearts and helpful staff made it...

1Thank Carrie M

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Official Description (provided by the 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 secluded from the noise and crowds and surrounded by beautiful forest with easy access to all the main attractions in the area. We help our visitors to design the best itineraries to take advantage of their stay in Monteverde and make it a memorable esperience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cala Lodge

Address: | 200 m oeste y 325 sur de la escuela, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Monteverde
Price Range: ₹ 5,862 - ₹ 9,640 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cala Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 16
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Cala Hotel Monteverde
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“We were on the first floor but i'd love to have stayed up on the second floor to get even more of a tree house kind of vibe!”
 of 5 bubbles lucyr435, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Room 6 has perfect views”
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 of 5 bubbles xAmaronex, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
“If you are staying in a standard suit away from the main building try to get rooms 5 or 6. They have the best views,”
 of 5 bubbles 667kimberlyl, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“mat be one that is not part of the main building, nestled in the trees”
 of 5 bubbles marialeake, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We had #15, it was down a lighted path.”
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