Hotel Montelena

Santa Elena Main Street, Santa Elena, Province of Puntarenas, Costa Rica | Hostel
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This hostel, located on Santa Elena Main Street, Santa Elena, is near Butterfly Garden (Jardín de Mariposas), Isla Tortuga, Santa Elena Skywalk, and Reserva Biologica Carara.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Montelena Santa Elena

    Reviewed by mrlinoleum

    An amazing stay

    Reviewed Aug 14, 2012
    by (3 reviews) Planet Earth , Belgium Flag of Belgium

    This hotel/hostel is definitely one of the best we've ever been in. The rooms are extremely tidy and spacious and the beds are pretty good as well. What makes this place stand out however is the very friendly staff. Miguel provided us with all the assitance we needed and was definitely the nicest hotel owner we've ever met.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Montelena Santa Elena

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    Travel Blogs from Santa Elena

    Catching up to Tico Time

    A travel blog entry by katywade on Jun 07, 2013

    ... to San Jose to shower and do laundry. As luck would have it, a protest further down the road left the highway in standstill traffic and we were forced to take the back way, winding ourselves around mountain turns down the Central Valley into the city.

    I have the first week of the summer off, and have not decided what to do yet. The country is full of sun to soak in, mountains to climb and rivers to splash in. Summer awaits.


    Day two

    A travel blog entry by bot989 on Feb 16, 2013

    8 photos

    ... monkey house where I felt right at home. The bus took us back up the mountain to the Springs to the hot springs. Lockers and towels and to our suprise the spring was more like a pool with a bar in the middle of it. Umbrella drins here I come! While in the warm water we met a father daughter combo from San Deigo and had a very nice conversation with them until Debbie commented that it had gotten dark. Remembering the ride in ...

    Arenal - Crocodile adventure and Water Park

    A travel blog entry by ahlquist on Aug 19, 2012

    15 photos

    ... As in we started the tour we immediately saw tons and tons of crocs off both sides of the boat. There is also a large concentration of birds in this area. As we moved down the river the bird sitings become more and more frequent….lots of good picture opportunities.

    After lunch we joined the stragglers (John and Betty) at the Water Park. The Tabacon water park experience at the Arenal Volcano centers on the hot thermal ...