Located just 90 minutes from San Jose, this beautiful Cloud Forest Lodge is a magical enclave that makes you feel like you are in another world. It is also the premiere place in Costa Rica to see the mythic Quetzel. High in the lush Talamanca mountains, the Trogon Lodge offers a tranquil, moderately priced retreat for those looking for some great nature hiking, birdwatching and tropical scenery! Cozy mountain cabins, delicious, home-cooked food, friendly bar and a great spa are waiting for you at the charming Trogon lodge. A great Cloud Forest destination!
Located in San Gerardo de Dota, the Trogon Lodge is less than two hours from San Jose. Situated in the mountains on a family farm. This fabulous lodge is on a property with a crystal clear river running through it. The lodge offers charming guest accommodations that each have private baths, heating, and hot water. For very reasonable prices you can find appetizing home-cooked meals at a family-style restaurant. Overlooking the cloud forest and boulder-strewn river. The Trogon Lodge is a relaxing hideaway. The wood cabins are surrounded by amazing lush tropical gardens. Bursting with color and fragrance with roses, calla lilies, and geraniums.
Each cabin at Trogon Lodge features two rooms with large windows, queen-size beds, and baths with hot showers and large rain shower heads. Gas heaters and extra blankets protect you from the cold mountain nights. Cabins have shared verandas allowing you to share your adventures tales with other guests or family. A secluded honeymoon cabin perched on its own in an exclusive spot overlooking the property also, with a king-size bed, a whirlpool tub with fantastic panoramic views. Delicious meals served in a lively restaurant with rustic tree-trunk tables. There are a comfortable bar and a dining terrace with spectacular river views.
Favorite activities include Quetzal-spotting, horseback riding, hiking to hidden waterfalls. Too, touring the rain forest canopy to name just a few. There are so many fun ways to explore the nature's bounty here! If you want to relax try a luxurious massage at our spa. This is the place to be, to see the elusive and storied Quetzal- the mythical bird of the Mayans!
Spanning over 200,000 acres, the Rio Macho Forest Reserve's Costa Rica's largest protected area. And the Talamanca Mountain Range is Costa Rica's oldest geological formation. Some of the native plant species consist of the Ciprecillo, mountain needle, and blueberry. Home to an abundant variety of plants and wildlife, you will see bromeliads, mosses, lichens, ferns, and a myriad of orchids and other colorful flowers like Gesneriads. Besides the mythical Quetzal, you also find Trogons, Cerise Throated Hummingbirds, Silky Flycatchers, Coppery-Headed Emerald Hummingbirds, and the Peg-Billed Finch, all endemic and only discovered in this part of the world. All in all, a vacation to the Trogon Lodge is a perfect place.
Price From: Under $125.
Type: Boutique, Nature, Romantic, Off The Beaten Path, Signature.
Price From: Under $125.
Type: Nature, Romantic, Off The Beaten Path.
There are 22 standard rooms configured in two-room cabins on the property. Ten rooms are triple and have one queen and one single bed. Eight rooms are for couples or singles and have one queen bed. Four rooms are quads and have two queen sized beds. All rooms also include gas heaters that staff turn in the afternoon and shut off in the morning, Shampoo and soap toiletries, Hairdryer, dual veranda with rocking chairs to enjoy the jungle garden and river views.
Ideal for romantic getaways, the lone superior room perched at the highest point of the property, with spectacular panoramic valley views. Featuring a king bed, private balcony, large picture windows, bathroom with Jacuzzi, bath toiletries, hair dryer, also coffee service and television. Note: To get to this romantic aerie, you have to climb steep steps, so it is not suitable for people with walking challenges.
A beautiful haven hidden away in the beautiful cloud forest of Costa Rica. Make sure to visit this splendid area and see the resplendent Quetzal. This is a quiet little town, picturesque and friendly, where nothing much has changed for a very long time.
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