El Silencio Lodge is a wonderful luxury eco-hotel situated in 500 acres of tropical cloud forest reserve in the Central Valley between the Juan Castro Blanco National Park and the Poas Volcano National Park. This peaceful destination was designed by a Costa Rican architect and is a perfect choice for all ages and group sizes looking to explore the delights of the Central Valley.
There are only 16 stylish cottage suites equipped with energy-efficient lighting, outdoor whirlpool tub, furnished viewing deck with mountain or river views and complimentary in-room health snacks. Guests can spend their days visiting the Arenal Volcano, Poas Volcano, horseback riding, river rafting, visiting the local orchid farm and many other outdoor activities. At El Silencio Lodge, guests can pick their own vegetables from the garden and a tree planting ceremony can be organised. There are also bird-watching trails nearby... El Silencio Lodge is located in a bird lover’s paradise! After an active day the Esencia Spa with its lovely yoga deck is an ideal place to relax and guests can enjoy healthy meals at the on-site Los Ventanales restaurant.
El Silencio Lodge is a great base for exploring the Central Valley and was featured in Condé Nast’s ‘Hot List’ (2008) and in the Reader’s Choice Awards for Best Resorts in Central & South America in Condé Nast (2011).
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