The Mirador is a lodge that is situated in the middle of all the natural beauty Costa Rica has to offer. The cabins are situated in a private could forest. Where during the day guests can walk on the private hiking trails. The hotel uses three wind generator and a small hydro-electric plant to supply the lodge's power. This also means that after 10:00PM, the electricity shuts down. All cabins are equipped with candles and matches to light up the place after this time, but it is recommended to take a flashlight with you, if you are visiting the Mirador Lodge.
The bar and the restaurant in the lodge have a limited menu and guests are advised to let the owners know beforehand, if they are planning to use the restaurant's facilities. The lodge also has horse stables, which the guests can use.
The cabins are placed in such a way that guests embrace the surroundings in a perfect way. Next to the nature, have all cabins a beautiful view of the lake and the Arenal Volcano. All cabins have a private bathroom with hot water, a living room, a balcony and some even have a fireplace, where guests can make a fire on the chilly nights.
Over 350 avian species are to be found in Monteverde's Cloud Forest Reserve. Visitors to the area can choose between all kinds of activities to explore the beautiful environment. To enjoy the incredible views of the misty cloud forest, take a tour on the hanging bridges. Santa Elena also offers species exhibits: frogs, bats and butterflies are some of the animals you can come across in these exhibits. Local Quakers sell homemade cheese and ice cream, when you visit Monteverde Cheese Factory.
ROOMS AT Mirador San Gerardo Lodge
- Hiking Trails
- Hot Water
- Volcano View
- Coffee Service
- Internet Access
- Private Parking