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Mirador de Quetzales

Ruta 2 | Kilómetro 70, 800 Metros a la Derecha, San Gerardo de Dota, Costa Rica
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“wildlife” (2 reviews)
“lodge” (2 reviews)
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Costa Rican
Ruta 2 | Kilómetro 70, 800 Metros a la Derecha, San Gerardo de Dota, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful views of a fabulous waterfall and good humming bird feeders. Interesting small cafe. Only had coffee which was good.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank maylordsk
Reviewed 2 July 2018

We have been here many times, but the last 2 times, the hummingbird feeders have not been up. This is a big disappointment as the hummingbird show has always been fabulous, and that is why we stop for coffee or lunch.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Mary K
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Family owned and run cabins and restaurant was our lunch stop on our return to SanJose after touring for three weeks. The views are delightful from the deck with hummers feeding close y and valley and mountains in the distance. Restaurant mid simple and very...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Nubra_Floyd
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

We wanted a chance to see quetzals as part of our Costa Rican trip, and after one missed opportunity elsewhere we decided to try our luck at the Mirador delete Quetzales. Which luckily paid off. We didn't rent a cabin, so I can't comment on...More

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank HJLameij
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

A very simple place with a warm family service. The trail is very nice through the forest and you can see birds! If you like rustic cabins you will appreciate this place

Date of visit: March 2017
1  Thank magdabruna
Reviewed 6 March 2017

The staff is very helpful but we were disappointed with the state of the cabinas. They were extremely rustic and the view from most of the cabinas is obstructed by trees and the roof of the restaurant or the house below. The four newer cabinas...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Vivian M
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Fresh trout from the property. We hired a guid fromthis location and walked the woods near the lodge. We were very lucky to have seen 4 males and 2 female Quetzals.

Date of visit: February 2017
2  Thank Didi33133
Reviewed 27 August 2016

A true gem of Costa Rica. The cabins are modest and I was freezing because I hadn't come properly prepared for the high mountain temperatures. However the cabin had a small heater that helped and lots of blankets. The very kind staff filled us up...More

Date of visit: July 2016
1  Thank prrmsliam
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

Hidden gem on the Interamericana, just 2 hours driving from San Jose. The perfect place to relax, disconnect from the world a bit, and perfect if you're a hiker or bird watcher (Quetzales). Friendly and helpful staff, interesting tours, and the restaurant offers a good...More

Date of visit: June 2016
1  Thank Sojourner323
Reviewed 14 March 2016

Honestly, I can't review the hotel itself because we had to cancel our reservation the day we were supposed to arrive because of a snowstorm at home that cancelled our flight. The hotel has a policy that if a reservation is cancelled with less than...More

Date of visit: March 2016
1  Thank jpwmi
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13 June 2017|
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Thank you. Do you mean $120 per person?
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  • Address: Ruta 2 | Kilómetro 70, 800 Metros a la Derecha, San Gerardo de Dota, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Gerardo de Dota
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