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Hotel Fonda Vela

Crta. a Reserva de Monteverde
Monte Verde, Costa Rica
TEL: 506-2645-5125

Hotel Fonda Vela in Monteverde, open since 1990, is just a 15-minute walk to the Cloud Forest Reserve. At 4,200 feet, the steady supply of moisture-bearing clouds supports a diverse and extensive ecosystem that guests can enjoy on foot, zip line, or horseback before settling down into one of 40 standard rooms and junior suites. All rooms feature large floor-to-ceiling windows that allow the outside forest to become part of the interior decoration. The dining room in particular has a great sunset view and meals can be eaten inside or outside, although the aroma may attract guests like the gray fox.

Room to Book:

A couple of the junior suites have upstairs lofts, which are quite useful for those with families.

Insider Tip:

Off-season is from May to October, also known as the green season due to all the rain; it's prime time for those in search of a bargain.


Open / Closes
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Laundry Service
  • Meeting Room
  • Mountain Resort

Number of Rooms: 42

Number of Suites: 18

Number of Restaurants: 2

Number of Pools:

Year Opened:



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