Monteverde’s Hotel Fonda Vela
Known as the Jewel of Monteverde, this 35-acre Premium Resort of Costa Rica is no other place on Earth. This Sustainable Boutique Hotel’s also a family-run operation with a homey, welcoming ambiance. Paul Warren Smith, Sr. and his wife, came to Hotel Fonda Vela in 1970. Over 450 pieces of Warren Smith’s artwork decorate the Resort. So many, lush rainforest gardens teeming with active exotic wildlife surround the Hotel Fonda Vela nestled against the majestic mountains of Monteverde. Breathtaking sunrises, phenomenal sunsets over pristine green pastures await.
Rainforest Lodge Amenities
Presently, this rainforest estate is by the Monteverde Cloud Forest. 38 elegant rooms feature modern amenities: a king or queen bed, cable TV, minibar, hardwood floors and vaulted ceilings. Tour the grounds amid the ephemeral Cloud Forest or visit the Tropical Art Boutique.
Sustainable Art Boutique of Monteverde
Also, if Nature and Art are what you actually love, you are in the right place at Hotel Fonda Vela. This Monteverde Cloud Forest Resort lies at 4,200 feet above sea level, offering breathtaking views of the Nicoya Penisula and its wildlife is at your doorstep. The estate features two restaurants, spa, jacuzzi, indoor pool, bar and an art gallery. This lodge used Sustainable practices in its operation and was awarded two green leaves for its educational initiatives, community service, and eco-conscious building techniques. Luxurious travel accommodations combined with eco-mindful ethos and practice provides the best of both worlds.
Cloud Forest Heavenly Location
Above all, Monteverde’s Rainforest Resort at Fonda Vela will make you feel restored and rejuvenated. Rainforest activities and adventure tours abound horseback riding, hiking, birding and more. Firstly, meditate on a mountainside, lounge by the pool, sample epicurean delights at the restaurants or explore the mysteries of the Cloud Forest Gardens.