Funky Monkey Lodge

150m East from the surf shop, Mal Pais, Santa Teresa, Costa Rica, Distance from city centre: 0.5km

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Beach Lodge with swimming pool, bar and restaurant, situated on the top of a natural rock hill, in the middle of a private jungle.

Make sure that the last transportation from San Jose leaves at 2 pm.

We accept only cash - upon arrival
13% tax is not included in price

We may be short on water during our high season (dry season) do so we ask you to conserve water as much as possible.

We kindly ask you to help as recycle as much as possible.
Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 hour reception
  • 24 hour security
  • Air Conditioning
  • Airport transfers
  • ATM
  • Bar
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle hire
  • Bicycle parking
  • Book exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Breakfast not included
  • Cable TV
  • Café
  • Card phones
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Not Accepted
  • Currency exchange
  • Fax Service
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free Wifi
  • Games Room
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Internet Access
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals Available
  • Meeting Room
  • Mini Supermarket
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Pool Table
  • Postal Service
  • Reading Light
  • Restaurant
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Shuttle Bus
  • Swimming Pool
  • Taxes not included
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels For Hire
  • Towels Included

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 3 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

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By Car - Driving from the San Jose Airport to Puntarenas takes approx. 1 hour on the new Highway.
In Puntarenas board the car ferry to Paquera (1 1/2 hour ride) across the Golf of Nicoya.
From Paquera it takes about 1-2 hour to Mal Pais - Santa Teresa. 

By Air - Mal Pias, Santa Teresa is 40 minutes away from the domestic airport of Tambor. There are daily flights from San Jose to/from Tambor (20 min.) Reservations prior to your arrival at Sansa or NatureAir. We can send a taxi to Tambor.

By shuttle - direct transportation from San Jose (airport) to the lodge and back for $45 per person - one way.
By bus - direct bus from San Jose center, around $15. Bus schedule changes all the time. (Usually 6am and 2 pm)

Located Near

Santa Teresa is located on he very end of Nicoya peninsula, next to tha Nature Park Cabo Blanco.
1 hour from Puntarenas by ferry, 2 hs. drive from Paquera.
The Funky Monkey Lodge is 2 km from the intersection in a very center of Santa Teresa, 200 m from the soccer field and Public school.

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