Best Costa Rica Cloud Forest Hotels & Lodges
Explore wildlife and nature lodges in the cool, misty cloud forests of Costa Rica.
The Cloud Forests of Costa Rica are more than just high-elevation forests. In a country with primarily tropical zones, the Cloud Forests are a cool retreat. These mist-covered hotbeds of biodiversity are the perfect break from your vacation on the beach! There’s plenty to explore and plenty to do, from hanging bridges and bird watching to coffee plantation tours. The waterfall gardens of La Paz are stunning, and the on-site butterfly farm and hummingbird gallery are sure to delight the entire family! There’s no doubt that the cloud forests are a beautiful way to explore and see as much of the country as you can! And, with everything from quiet eco-lodges to quaint boutique hotels, the accommodations available in the Cloud Forest have something for any visitor.
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Peace Lodge, Costa Rica

Peace Lodge at La Paz Waterfall Gardens

The lodge is located on the grounds of the private nature reserve offering five incredible waterfalls, lush gardens, butterfly observatory, and hummingbird feeders all connected by a unique trail system.

El Silencio Lodge Riverside Villa

Villas at El Silencio Lodge

The villas at El Silencio Lodge are an oasis in the cloud forest of Costa Rica. With an emphasis on sustainability and fine, ethical cuisine, El Silencio is the only Relais and Chateaux property in Central America. Villa Amenities Guests of the villas enjoy all the amenities that El Silencio Lodge has to offer. Dine […]

The Cloud Forest Lodge

Cloud Forest Lodge

Located two kilometers from the town of Monteverde, the Cloud Forest Lodge is situated directly between the famous Monteverde Cloud Reserve and the Santa Elena Reserve in the Bellbird Biological Corridor, an important landbridge for wildlife between the two reserves. The lodge has recently undergone a major renovation in which no detail was spared. The […]

Senda Monteverde Hotel

Senda Monteverde Hotel

The Senda Monteverde Hotel is a new sustainable hotel located outside Monteverde Cloud Forest on Costa Rica’s continental divide. A modern design, local artwork, and cozy nooks paired with the cool mountain air make the Senda experience one of a kind. Area Activities A hike through Monteverde Cloud Forest with a naturalist guide is a […]

El Establo Lodge, Costa Rica

Hotel El Establo

The relaxing El Establo mountain hotel is located in the heart of Monteverde, on 150 acres of Cloud Forest Preserve.

Hotel Belmar, Costa Rica

Hotel Belmar

Hotel Belmar’s dedication to the environment is well-known: they have the coveted award for 5 levels of sustainability.

Visit Trapp Family Lodge, Costa Rica

Trapp Family Lodge

Trapp Family Lodge is the closest hotel to Monteverde Cloud Forest. This 20-room lodge has the style of a Swiss Chalet, with Costa Rican hospitality.

Stay at Chayote Lodge in Costa Rica

Chayote Lodge

Simple. Natural. Authentic. The Chayote Lodge experience is ideal for travelers interested in the coffee, cuisine, and culture of Costa Rica.

Origins Lodge couple all terrace w pool

Origins Luxury Lodge

Origins Luxury Lodge is located in Upala in the mountainside overlooking a valley below in the Alajuela province of Costa Rica. The lodge features incredible 180-degree views over the estate, volcanoes, Nicaragua Lake in the distance. El Salto Restaurant The dining experience at Origins incorporates raw ingredients and fresh flavors to produce Haute Cuisine. Their […]

3-bedroom Vertigo Lodge at Origins Lodge

3-Bedroom Vertigo Lodge at Origins Lodge

The 3-bedroom Vertigo Lodge is situated on the adults-only Origins Luxury Lodge property on the Upala mountainside overlooking a valley below. It is perfect for families or friends traveling together! Amenities of Vertigo Lodge Guests of Vertigo Lodge benefit from all the amenities that Origins Luxury Lodge has to offer. Vertigo Lodge Features Relax on […]

Poas Volcano Lodge, Costa Rica

Poas Volcano Lodge

Located just outside Poas Volcano National Park, Poas Volcano Lodge is a deluxe cloud forest retreat in the Central Highlands of Costa Rica.

Stay at Rancho Naturalista, Costa Rica

Rancho Naturalista

Located in the cloud forest of Costa Rica, Rancho Naturalista is a birding paradise, where Chachalacas, Collared Aracaris, and even the Rufous Motmot can be seen right from your balcony.

Stay at Selva Verde Lodge, Costa Rica

Selva Verde Lodge

With over 500 acres of tropical rainforest, at Selva Verde Lodge there are unparalleled chances for up close and personal encounters with nature.

Peace Lodge is always a crowd pleaser, and not just because of their king-size canopy beds and grand fireplaces! The Waterfall Gardens at Peace Lodge feature a roaring waterfall, an orchid garden, and wildlife exhibit. Enjoy an afternoon feeding toucans, hummingbirds, and even butterflies! For a retreat from the real world, Villa Blanca Hotel offers all the comfort of a boutique hotel, surrounded by the impressive diversity found within the 2,000 acre reserve. For a truly relaxing vacation, the spa at El Silencio Lodge is not to be missed. The food is delectable, featuring regional fish and always fresh vegetables and fruits.
These sanctuaries in the cool cloud forests of Costa Rica are more than simply planet-friendly – they are dedicated to protecting the cloud forest and the surrounding communities. Our collection of cloud forest hotels is perfect for travelers interested in Costa Rica off the beaten path. Prepare to be pleasantly surprised by the charm, serenity, and luxury found at any of our cloud forest hideaway hotels.