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    Hotel Fonda Vela

    1km past the Monteverde Cheese Factory and 2km before the Monteverde Reserve., Costa Rica
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    3/9/2017 4/9/2017
    US$ 102
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    Overview
    • Excellent33%
    • Very good41%
    • Average17%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible4%
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    “junior suite” (51 reviews)
    “cloud forest” (118 reviews)
    “pool area” (27 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Breakfast Buffet
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Private Balcony
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 April 2014

    Costa Rica is full of surprises. We knew that some of the road from Arenal to Monteverde wasn't paved; we did not know that seventeen kilometers of the road wasn't simply dirt, but dirt covered with large and sliding stones. After our rental car bounced...More

    4  Thank Marc G
    Reviewed 31 March 2014

    Although the buildings could stand a little updating, our room was very comfortable, clean and spacious. Being able to see some of the beautiful birds of Costa RIca right outside our window was a plus. There were areas to relax on the lawn outside our...More

    1  Thank JeanneFromCt
    Reviewed 31 March 2014

    We stayed 2 nights in a separate buiding (JR Suite) in room 17, 2nd floor. Saw a toucanet in the tree next to our room and watched the humming birds from our balcony to the purple flowers below. Saw a green snake on their private...More

    1  Thank dkoitz
    Reviewed 30 March 2014

    We had this hotel recommended by Anywhere Costa Rica. The grounds of this hotel are beautiful and it was so peaceful out here. The hotel staff were exceedingly nice. We also dined at the restaurant for lunch and breakfast and had very, very good food....More

    2  Thank Heathertster
    Reviewed 26 March 2014

    This resort is absolutely beautiful! We visited with our 3 children - aged 7,9 and 11. We had a superior room, with a queen bed and a king bed. The grounds are spectacular. The girls loved the pool - although it is very cold! I...More

    1  Thank AugMomto3
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    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Free Internet
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    • US$ 95 - US$ 204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 42
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Monteverde
    • Also Known As
    • Fonda Vela Hotel ,
    • Fonda Vela Monteverde
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    Traveller (368)
    Room & Suite (169)
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    Pool & Beach (43)
    Hotel & Grounds (279)
    Bathroom (15)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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    20 January 2017|
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    8 December 2016|
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    Response from JeanetteAron | Reviewed this property |
    It was one of my daughter's favourite places to stay, lovely rooms, good food and helpful front desk staff. It was close to where we saw our first Quetzal :)
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    Cofah
    23 June 2016|
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    Response from Managerfondavela | Property representative |
    Our hotel as any Hotel in the area, doesn´t provide any air conditioning A/C, this due mostly of the year Monteverde keep a fresh weather. Also, our room structures are build to keep high spaces to let the air flow and keep... More
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    "Junior suite -- very large room with queen bed and king bed, sitting area, dressing area and bathroom. Great..."
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    "room closest to the main car park have a lesser view"
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    "Rooms with low numbers--1 through 10, are quieter."
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    "Avoid the downstairs rooms that require another guest to pass your window to get to their room."
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