Hotel Casitas Sollevante
Travel Blogs from Montezuma
This is our fourth trip to Montezuma staying at Luna Llena with one very big difference. This year Laura is in an air cast for four weeks while in Costa Rica and so her movement is limited. In years past, we would be up and out the door by 6:00 a.m. to walk and bird for two to three hours.
Last year we had discovered a road above Luna Llena we really enjoyed; very few ...
... but Stuie was incredible as per usual. Trying to calm me down he again looked through the towel and there it was a scorpion 4-5cms in size hiding in my towel. I screamed so loudly when I saw it because I thought I was going to die for sure, (not knowing that there where scorpions in the world that were not fatal). Stuie calmly and empathetically helped me to breath by showing me pages and pages of google searching confirming that indeed out of the 12 different types of scorpions ...
Took a boat shuttle from Jaco over to the small beach town of Montezuma. The double engine boat that was supposed to take us over in an hour broke down, so after a bit of delay another boat got us across. All good and was way better than sitting on a bus. Cool little beach town with a good ...
... laid back feel to it. More tourists and, hence, more souvenir shops and restaurants. People seem just as friendly as in Esterillos. Very different feel to the place than Esterillos but just as great in its own way.
Had dinner at a good restaurant that also offered vegan options for Drew. He was ecstatic to have vegan chocolate mousse for dessert!
Good thing we had another early night since the monkeys awoke us the next morning at ...
... as we were from working, when break time rolled around all everyone wanted to do was sit and relax but there were the kids. You see, every time we would take a break, the local children would come visit us on the build site. For some reason, no matter how tired the team was, nobody was too tired to play with the children. And that will stay with us for the rest of our lives, and hopefully the children's as well.
How has this villa rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed