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Arrival Departure Rooms Adults/Room Children/Room (*)
(*) 10 year olds and younger sharing room with parents.

Meet Your Hosts

Your hosts at Monteverde Lodge & Gardens understand that your Vacation Time is Precious.

They understand their role in making everything right so that you and your traveling companions can live this lifetime experience to the fullest. They understand that while on vacation you hope to reconnect with yourself and especially with your loved ones, that you expect to be met with an open armed welcome and a delicious meal cooked and served with love, that you will experience the luxury of knowledge and a deeper understanding of our planet and its intricate relationships and perhaps the most important of all to make new friends.

Meet your hosts at Monteverde Lodge and Gardens, their purpose is to delight you, our guest.

Management & Front Desk

Victor Julio Mora
Monteverde Lodge
Manager

We are delighted to have Victor Julio back as Manager of Monteverde Lodge after a 3 year absence. We have a long history of service with Victor Julio; he started working at the lodge almost 20 years ago.

Born and raised in the town of San Rafael, Victor Julio and his nine brothers and sisters grew up on a coffee farm. Life was defined by coffee it's seasons and the land.

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Arelis Marin
Assistant Manager

Arelis was born and raised in the region of Monteverde. She has worked for Monteverde Lodge for five years. The first four years she worked at the Front Desk and for the last year she has been the Assistant Manager of the lodge.

Arelis graduated from the Technical High School in the town of Santa Elena Monteverde this High School in known for its focus on the environment and sustainability.

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Francine Rodriguez
Receptionist

Francine was born and raised in the Monteverde region. She finished High School in the town of San Rafael, 40 minutes from Monteverde. After High School she wisely went on to study English at the Boston College and the INA, (Costa Rica's National Institute of Learning) in San Jose.

What Francine enjoys the most about working at the Front Desk of Monteverde Lodge is the opportunity to interact with people from all over the world, this has given her insight to different cultures and customs.

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Cindy Olivares Rodriguez
Reception

Cindy was born and raised in Monteverde, she graduated from the Santa Elena High School and is now taking general courses at the UNED (National University at a Distance)

She has only worked for Monteverde Lodge & Gardens for a short time; and says that what has impressed her most is the level of service that is offered to guests. Her experience living and working in Monteverde has come in very handy and she is happy when she is able to give clients advice about how to wisely spend their time here.

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Yahaira Brenes Cruz
Reception

Yahaira has been working at the lodge for just six months, but is proud to have grown up in and still call Monteverde home today. She has also lived abroad, both within Costa Rica and in the United States.

She says a long stay in Pennsylvania played a large role in helping her to develop both English language skills and a sense of adventure. At age 21 she applied for a program that placed Costa Ricans desirous of studying another language in touch with employers in the United States. There she worked in a restaurant and shared an apartment with fellow young Costa Ricans.

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Tel.: 011 (+506) 2521-6099
Tel.: 011 (+506) 2257-0766
Fax: 011 (+506) 2257-1665


In Monteverde after passing World of Insects on your left, take the right fork in the road, drive 500 meters to the entrance of the lodge on your right.
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