Fonda Vela Hotel

Located 3kms from Santa Elena town, just 1km away from the Monteverde Reserve
Fonda Vela





In the middle of the forest and renown for its cuisine, Fonda Vela Hotel stands out of the rest. With its gourmet restaurant and the peaceful atmosphere that surrounds it, you can have a total experience whether on its trails, restaurant or rooms.

The Lodge is submerged in 35 hectares of lush forest. You would be charmed by the fine details among which have special attention to the beautiful paintings, all portrayed by the father of the owners. This is the ideal place to be with your family or special someone and enjoy a natural yet conformable stay in the cloud forest.

Moreover, Hotel Fonda Vela has a strategic location, just 2kms away from the main attraction of the area, Monteverde Reserve. This allows the hotel to have many of the very rich cloud rainforest flora and fauna species living on its grounds.


Amenities & Services

  • • 2 Restaurants.
  • • Bar.
  • • Internet access.
  • • Natural trails.
  • • Private parking.
  • • Beautiful gardens.
  • • Laundry service.
  • • Play room.
  • • Living room.
  • • Swimming pool.
  • • Jacuzzi.

Hotel Rooms

All rooms have private bathroom, hot water, cable TV, mini bar, coffee table, fan, hair dryer, alarm clock, international calls phone, beautiful paintings, desk, closet, safety deposit and balcony.


2 Queen Size beds or 1 King size bed
Junior Suite

Junior Suite

1 King Size bed and 1 Queen bed , Living room , Bathtub , View to forest
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Hotel Notes

Price per night and per room.
Prices in Dollars (USD).
Breakfast not included (additional $10 /adult and $5 /children) + taxes 23%.
Children between 0-3 years do not pay any fee.
Children between 4-7 years pay half the additional person fee.
Children between 8-12 years pay all additional.
Lunch $17 USD and Dinner $22 USD + taxes 23%..
Check in: 2:00 p.m. / Check out: 12:00 m.d.
Hotel's rating
Our editors' rating:
out of 5
Very nice
Detailed editors' rating

Detailed editors' rating
Hotel condition: 1
Staff & Service: 1
Room cleanliness: 1
Location: 1
Value for Money: 1
Overall score: Very nice (1)
Average guest rating: 4.60
out of 9 reviews
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  • Local Phone: 506 2645-6270
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The most recently reviews of Fonda Vela


"Great Hotel"

Two comments, My wife hurt her foot comig down the stairs from the loft, and the down staires was dark at night even with all the lights on. Our tra...... Earle J. Fisher, United States (March 19, 2013) Read full review

"Excellent hotel!"

Fonda Vela was wonderful. The room was clean, the bathroom was clean and modern, the bed and sheets were new and clean - no bugs, no worries. I...... Lindsay, United States (December 11, 2012) Read full review

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