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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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    Overview
    • Excellent33%
    • Very good41%
    • Average17%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible4%
    Travellers talk about
    “junior suite” (51 reviews)
    “cloud forest” (115 reviews)
    “pool area” (27 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Breakfast Buffet
    Pool
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    Private Balcony
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    Reviewed 15 March 2014

    The pool was lovely with a choice of two jacuzzi's, bar served lovely fresh fruit cocktails. Breakfast buffet style and good, arrive early though to see the bird life outside the restaurant window after being fed by the staff. Rooms very large and comfortable, shower...More

    1  Thank Deb A
    Reviewed 11 March 2014

    We stayed for two nights the first week of March 2014. Our hotel was on the 2nd floor near the pool/restaurant and had its own balcony. There is no air/heat, but it's not needed during this time of the year. There is a fan, and...More

    1  Thank hollyt919
    Reviewed 10 March 2014

    Although our room was in the lower level and it had an odor and a toilet problem, I must admit that the setting , the view of the forest, the birds that we saw from our veranda and the huge, rustique (not our taste of...More

    Thank Xristina T
    Response from Managerfondavela, Gerente at Hotel Fonda VelaResponded 2 April 2014

    Dear Xristina T, Thank you for taking the time to evaluate our Hotel. We really appreciate the opinions of our clients and we apologize if we did satisfy your expectations. We are really glad that you enjoyed the view from the forest, the birds that...More

    Reviewed 6 March 2014

    Bedrooms were huge, cabin style. Ours had a whole separate bedroom upstairs as well as a living area. Lovely setting but a way out of town if you don't have a car but its close to the cloud forest. Breakfast was lovely but we didn't...More

    Thank Amy B
    Reviewed 5 March 2014

    This hotel is nice but is not convenient unless you have a rental car. The hotel is located a distance to town so you must take a taxi to get into town. We found the restaurant too expensive to have dinner there, so we took...More

    Thank terriandjakes
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    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 94 - US$ 240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 42
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    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Monteverde
    • Also Known As
    • Fonda Vela Hotel ,
    • Fonda Vela Monteverde
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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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