El Silencio Lodge Costa Rica
El Silencio Lodge and Spa
708 Alajuela Province alajuela, Provincia de Alajuela
Bajos del Toro, 20101, Costa Rica
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Hotel General Manager
Mrs. Frederick Capella
5 star luxury hotel
EL SILENCIO LODGE & SPA
History & Story
As one of the most unique and tranquil luxury Costa Rica resorts, El Silencio Lodge & Spa is an inspired natural immersion retreat that celebrates Costa Rica’s charming cloud forest highlands. Located on a 500-acre private reserve flanked by the Juan Castro Blanco and Poas Volcano National Parks, this unique destination draws visitors who want to live an intense, nature-immersion experience. Misty tropical cloud forest, roaring waterfalls and colorful culture are showcased through heartfelt hospitality and upscale facilities.
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Main Strengths, Special Touch
As one of the most unique and tranquil luxury Costa Rican resorts, El Silencio Lodge & Spa is an inspired natural immersion retreat that celebrates Costa Rica’s charming cloud forest highlands. Located on a 500-acre private reserve nestled between the Juan Castro Blanco.
El Silencio Lodge & Spa is located in a beautiful, remote Bajos del Toro valley adjacent to Poas Volcano, ninety minutes from Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO) in San José. Access roads wind through picturesque townsand spectacular examples of Costa Rica’s mountain scenery.
Key sites/activities in the area
Distinctive El Silencio Experiences:
Every Day is Earth Day! Plant your Tree
Organic Garden ś Visit
Waterfall Magic, Las Gemelas Waterfalls Hike,
Adventure Park (canopy and rapelling)
Arenal Volcano Hotsprings
16 suites: Our luxurious guest suites at El Silencio Lodge & Spa are terraced along the hillside granting extra privacy and picture-perfect mountain, forest or river views. Each spacious suite is equipped with premium amenities, including a private outdoor viewing deck with traditional handcrafted rocking chairs and soothing heated outdoor jetpool. All rooms offer cloud-comfort king sized beds for the most regenerative sleep experience in Costa Rica. Floor-to-ceiling windows
guarantee amazing views of the mist-covered cloudforest surroundings. 2 two bedroom suite: are an excellent option for friends and families who wish to spend time together in premium accommodations. The spacious layout features two separate bedrooms and a shared bathroom. Featuring premium amenities and heated outdoor jet-pool. A master bedroom with a king bed and a second room with two queen beds, features cloud-comfort bedding ensuring the most regenerative sleeping experience in Costa Rica. Floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors guarantee amazing vistas of the surrounding cloud forest and crystalline rivers.
Villas: Our Private Villas are the perfect option for families, extended stays or friends traveling together. Two and Three bedroom Villas are fully equipped with homelike amenities and spacious lounging, dining and reading areas transport guests to a magical living space immersed in Costa Rica’s fabled mountain landscapes and tropical cloud forests. (4: Two bedroom Villas and 2: Three-Bedroom Villas)
Restaurants & Bars
Las Ventanas Restaurant pampers foodies with local flavors and carefully-selected ingredients from our own organic mini-farm. Framed by floor-to-ceiling windows, breakfast and lunch are enjoyed with soothing forest views. While a fireplace and candle-lit tables create a warm and inviting dinner ambiance. It’s the perfect place to relax, reflect on your day and take part in a joyful celebration of Costa Rica’s culinary traditions. El Silencio’s Toro Bohemio Bar is the perfect place to unwind after an adventurous day of exploring. With local and classic cocktails, an extensive wine list and ice-cold beer, we’ve got options to quench anyone’s thirst. Be sure to try our very special El Silencio and La Gritona homebrews.
The Esencia Spa and Wellness Center is set in the middle of the forest, allowing guests to fully connect with the elements while enjoying sumptuous natural treatments. Open-air treatment rooms with heated beds, the sound of leaves dancing in the breeze, flowing water from our nearby creek and the smell of nourishing earth create an environment of ultimate revival. Select one of our signature treatments or createYoga: Private yoga classes are available but must prescheduled with the reservations department. El Silencio Lodge & Spa can also host specialized Yoga Retreats. Yoga instructors are encouraged to organize their own groups, while yoga enthusiasts can ask us to create a fully customized event.
Corporate & Celebration Events
El Silencio Lodge & Spa offers both indoor and outdoor venues to achieve magical events in our mystical cloudforest location. We are up for the challenge of unique and personalized requests to create truly memorable and magical experiences.Conveniently located near the villas and family suites, our Hierbabuena events center offers an intimate and beautiful setting for weddings, elegant dinners, corporate retreats, teambuilding, family reunions, or any other special occasion. Hierbabuena features El Silencio’s signature forest-immersion architecture, and panoramic cloud-forest views make this a truly enchanting venue for your special event.
Hotel and restaurant Awards
- #1 RESORT IN CENTRAL AMERICA: Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards 2018
- DISTINCTIVE ENVIRONMENTAL HOTEL: 2019 Quebec Les Rendez-Vous by RELAIS & CHATEAUX
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