Lodging

Here at this breathtaking spot, overlooking the city of Alajuela and the Gulf of Nicoya, we  have a detached Guest House and two ensuite bedrooms in the main house / building, that we rent out, short term.

Guest House:  The detached guest house was created by architects from a shipping container.  It has a queen bed, bunk beds, a kitchen, bathroom, living/dinning room and roof deck with ocean view and sits it its own private garden.   Rate:  $95, one person; $110 two people; $120 three people; $130 four people.

View Bedroom:  This is the master bedroom in the main house / building.  It has a king bed and a large bathroom with a tub/shower.  This bedroom has use of a living room, kitchen and the other amenities.   Rate:  $85, one person; $95, two people.

Garden Bedroom:  This en-suite bedroom in the main building has a queen bed and a view into the secret garden.  The bathroom has a walk in shower. This bedroom has use of a living room, kitchen and the other amenities.   Rate:  $75, one person; $85, two people.

It is cooler up here, at 1700 meters / 5700 feet elevation.  It is peaceful, with amazing gardens.  Guests can wander all over our 3 acres of rolling hills.  Guests can use the solar heated salt water pool, and the dry sauna.  The optional organic meals are filling and delicious.  We live on site and can help with tours, activities, transportation.

We have secure parking just below the guest house.  You walk up some steps from the parking lot.  The property is fenced and gated with an intercom at the gate.  This is a rural, mountain area with precious dairy farms (very different from N. America), commercial flower farms and local people.

There are a wide variety of activities to partake of in this area.  I can send a comprehensive list via email.  Coffee farms, waterfall gardens, orchid gardens, hiking, volcanoes, etc. are available.  We are 1/2 way up the Barva Volcano, a wonderful state park encompassing an extinct volcano and its lakes, with amazing views and glorious flora and fauna.

Meals are $10 full breakfast, $10 box lunch, $20 full dinner.  Dietary restrictions are no problem!  We can work with allergies, special diets, and dislikes.  We specialize in gluten free, nut free, vegan or vegetarian, as well as pescatarian and carnivorous diets.