Arenal, Monteverde, and the Northern Lowlands Hotels

Trapp Family Lodge

  • Main road from Monteverde Reserve Map It
  • Monteverde


  • Rustic luxury
  • Same rates year-round
  • Closest lodging to reserve entrance


  • Far from town
  • Rough road to get here
  • Basic breakfast

Fodor's Review

The closest lodge to the Monteverde reserve has enormous rooms, with wood-paneled walls and ceilings, marvelously crafted wood furniture, balconies, and lovely views from most. The woodsy style is appropriate, as the lodge is surrounded by trees, just a 10-minute walk from the park entrance. Ground-floor rooms in the main building are close to the restaurant and lobby, and have solarium-like enclosed glass balconies. Rooms in the newer buildings are a bit of a hike but have better views. The friendly Chilean owners are always around to provide personalized service. They also own the Trapp Family Country Inn, a colonial-style hotel five minutes from the San José's Airport.

Hotel Information


Main road from Monteverde Reserve, Monteverde, Costa Rica

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Hotel Details:

  • 26 rooms
  • Rate includes: Breakfast

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