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Hotel Claro de Luna

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Reviewed 8 March 2012

The other reviews for this hotel are mixed. I suspect it is because people are looking for a three or four star hotel. This is rated as a one star, but is much much better. The help is very friendly, and the place a little oasis in town. ten minutes to downtown and it is quiet with beautiful gardens. I...

1Thank laficabella
Detroit, Michigan
Reviewed 2 March 2012

Small hotel, friendly staff, very cozy and charming. We stayed in some new rooms built outside the main cabina. The rooms were awesome. The hotel is a bit far from the main Monteverde forest, but we had a car and so it was OK. The price we got for the 2 nights was a great deal.

Thank Charles L
Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 15 February 2012

We spent a few nights at this B&B in early February. The Superior rooms were spacious and comfortable. The gardens are lovely, and the location is easily accessible by foot from the downtown shops and restaurants. Breakfast was pretty average with a limited selection of scrambled eggs, toast, rice, pancakes, and a small portion of cut-up fresh fruit. The dining...

Thank Don B
Reviewed 30 January 2012

The hotel is ok, but nothing special. Spacious room but not very confortable beds. Helpfull staff and a good starting point for excursions to the rain forest. The shower was ok and they have a babychair in the diningroom (breakfastroom)..

Thank William_Decoster
Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 1 December 2011

This hotel is very conveniently located and the staff (Susan) was very helpful and nice. We stayed on the ground floor and the room looked pretty good, at first glance. The linens in this hotel were disgusting. I am not even sure that they were clean. The towels were thin and like sandpaper. The sheets smelled so badly of mold...

Thank annemarie41574
Bend, Oregon
Reviewed 22 November 2011

We stayed 2 nights at this hotel and were disappointed wishing hadn't prepaid for it. The rooms were okay and it came with a jacuzzi tub, however there was very little hot water so it was like taking a bath in pool water. There were bugs everywhere in our room and it was difficult to sleep. The staff was very...

Thank Travelbug340
Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 6 September 2011

This small family hotel is really good value for money. The rooms in the annex are spatious and with an outdoor veranda. Best of all is the friendly atmosphere. The staff makes a great effort to help you with bookings and good advice. They do all they can to make you feel welcome.

Thank Jette_DK_11
Rambouillet, France
Reviewed 17 August 2011

This hotel is blessed with friendly staff and a beautiful setting. We were able to eat a fresh breakfast on the veranda overlooking the flourishing front garden, while watching the squirels race in the trees and the humming birds pollenating the flowers.

Thank Peter L
Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 30 July 2011

The website was promessing but the reality was totally different : bugs, terrible beds with noisy and uncomfortable plastic under the linen, light walls and horrible breakfast. People are not nice at all and everything in the lobby / breakfast room is durty. When my husband asked after his poor piece of bad bread whether he could get some granola...

Thank fdw1230
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 5 May 2011

We were very excited about this place before arriving to Costa Rica. Reviews and pictures of the hotel looked amazing and promising. How wrong we were...We were allocated to one of the rooms upstairs, just above the kitchen. The room was very small, dark and unbelievably hot. Tiny fan was standing on the corner in full speed but the effect...

4Thank Ninis78

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Internet
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We offer a beautiful location on a hill overlooking town, lush gardens with a path connecting the buildings housing the reception, rooms and restaurant. Excellent ambiance, comfortable rooms, private bathroom with hot water and breakfast included. 5 minute walk to downtown, easy access to shops, restaurants, banks and supermarkets. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Claro de Luna

Address: 3 blocks south from Catholic Church in Santa Elena, 5655, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Monteverde
Price Range: ₹ 4,019 - ₹ 5,575 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Claro de Luna 2.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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“Bigger rooms near the dining room have no wi fi”
omanNorfolk, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Choose a 'Deluxe' room.”
virginiao80, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“the room # 12 has a very nice view.”
  • The quaint room has nice view.
  • The bathroom is clean and has a Jacuzzi..
  • View from my room.
891parvins, 20 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ich wuerde die Deluxezimmer nahe beim Restaurant waehlen.”
d0mimac, 14 Jun 2016 | Read review
“don't aspect for fancy hotel, it's nice quit hotel”
amitg451, 16 Mar 2016 | Read review
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