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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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TravelPod Member ReviewsEl Establo Monteverde
Plenty of space for our family of 5. No air conditioning and upstairs loft was too hot (no fans available). Buffet breakfast included was okay.
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Travel Blogs from Monteverde
... we got to admire it for a few minutes before a guided tour of 20 people arrived to share our find. Still it was an amazing experience and another male arrived to compete for the more modestly adorned female. In the forest we also saw the following: The very beautiful blue crowned chlorophonia A Guan Hummingbirds Brown Jays An orange and black millipede A number of smaller unidentifiable colourful ...
... Rican mountains and lies within a cloud rainforest reserve. The climate was very wet and cold which was a lot different to the heat we had experienced in the last few weeks. It was a nice change in fact! Upon arrival in the early evening, we managed to find a cheap hostel for $7! The town was very geared towards tourism and due to our time constraints we booked a zipline tour for the following day as soon ...
... in protecting the green and other varieties of turtles that come there to nest. We knew we only had a 50% chance of actually seeing a turtle come to nest, but the couple we were with on the boat had seen one the night before, so we were very hopeful we would have a lucky night!
Our guide came to get us at 9:30 that night to take us out on the beach and she explained the rules to us. We would walk the beach for two hours looking for turtles. No cameras or ...
... lines with the longest one being over 1.5ks! We had a repel which the guides could control the speed on; i was dropped so fast and Lisa was next so i was telling the guy to drop her fast too. He dropped her jerkily down until near the end he just let it go and she let out a little scream! Hahaha. We had two Superman zip lines where we were hung from our backs and could just soar over and through the forrest canopy, it was incredible and we were so high up the view was amazing! ...
... hearts of palm, So many people were looking at my lunch with eyes of envy and jealousy! Oh and she packed me a HUGE banana! I am beginning to think she thinks I am going to starve.
After lunch I went to a lecture on herbal and plant medicine. It was quite fascinating! Who knew there were so many varieties of oregano and avocado! Yeesh!
After that we had a small break and I started ...