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Casa Alquimia Artes

No-frills guesthouse in Monteverde

  • Free WiFi and free parking
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S$34

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350 al Sur 80 este de la, Monteverde, 60109, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
9.0.Superb.
  • Beautiful rooms in a separate house. Very friendly owner Maria was pleasant and helpful.…

    Feb 16, 2021

  • Tarsicio was a wonderful host. He greeted me when I arrived and immediately helped me…

    Mar 8, 2020

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Official standards

This property advises that it adheres to COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC) cleaning and disinfection practices.

Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Airport transfer
  • Non-smoking

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 7 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Airport shuttle
  • Terrace
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Garden

Feel at home

  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Yard
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free self parking

What’s around

  • Bat Jungle - 2 min walk
  • Children's Eternal Rain Forest Bajo del Tigre - 2 min walk
  • Curi-Cancha Reserve - 12 min walk
  • Monteverde Butterfly Garden (Jardin de Mariposas) - 21 min walk
  • Monteverde Orchid Garden - 24 min walk
  • Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve - 40 min walk

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Enter dates for 2 guests

Guests
  • Comfort Double Room, 1 Double Bed, Private Bathroom
  • Quilla
  • Quinti
  • Munchi
  • Sacha
  • Cuscunco
  • Inti

What’s around

Landmarks

  • Bat Jungle - 2 min walk
  • Children's Eternal Rain Forest Bajo del Tigre - 2 min walk
  • Curi-Cancha Reserve - 12 min walk
  • Monteverde Butterfly Garden (Jardin de Mariposas) - 21 min walk
  • Monteverde Orchid Garden - 24 min walk
  • Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve - 40 min walk
  • Wildlife Refuge Monteverde - 43 min walk
  • Sky Adventures Monteverde Park - 3.3 mi / 5.3 km
  • El Cafetal - 3.8 mi / 6.1 km
  • Santa Elena Reserve - 4.5 mi / 7.2 km
  • Selvatura Adventure Park - 4.8 mi / 7.8 km

Getting around

  • La Fortuna (FON-Arenal) - 144 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
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350 al Sur 80 este de la, Monteverde, 60109, Puntarenas, Costa Rica

At a glance

Size

  • 7 rooms

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 3 PM-5:30 AM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 10 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle*

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
*See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

At the property

Food and drink

  • Microwave in a common area
  • Refrigerator in a common area

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Facilities

  • Garden
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

In the room

Things to enjoy

  • Balcony or patio
  • Yard
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished

Freshen up

  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower only
  • Hair dryer (on request)

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

More

  • Daily housekeeping

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge
  • Housekeeping is available for an additional fee

Children & extra bedsPay at property

  • Rollaway beds are available for USD 15.0 per day
  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds and rollaway/extra beds

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC).

Policies

This property does not have elevators.

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express and cash.

Also known as

  • Casa Alquimia Artes B&B Monteverde
  • Casa Alquimia Artes B B
  • Casa Alquimia Artes Guesthouse
  • Casa Alquimia Artes Monteverde
  • Casa Alquimia Artes Guesthouse Monteverde
  • Casa Alquimia Artes Monteverde
  • Casa Alquimia Artes
  • Casa Alquimia Artes B B

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FAQs

  • Yes, Casa Alquimia Artes does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
  • You can check in from 3 PM - 5:30 AM. Check-out time is 11 AM.
  • Yes. Nearby restaurants include Tramonti (3-min walk), Stella's Bakery (4-min walk), and Restaurante Celajes (11-min walk).
  • Yes, an airport shuttle is available.
  • Casa Alquimia Artes has a garden.
9.0.Superb.
  • 8.0.Very good

    A lovely family run Guesthouse surround by beautiful plants and trees. A short walk to coffee, bakery, restaurants, a small organic market and of course hiking trails. A 20min pleasant walk to town. Very helpful in explaining different experiences you may be interested in and organising shuttles/taxi etc.

    Beth, 3 night trip, Apr 19, 2019

    Verified Hotels.com guest review

  • 8.0.Very good

    Great budget stay IN the Monteverde Cloud Forest!

    I had a wonderful stay at the Casa. Delicious and plentiful breakfast. My own room. The hosts are the sweetest people ever. The best part is the proximity to the Monteverdi reserve. This home is well outside the little town of Santa Elena and is located up in the cloud forest. I was able to catch the local bus up to Montverde Reserva for 700 colones. Just flag it down. No need for tour. There are a couple of restaurants, a bakery and an art centre very close by. Walk to the Quaker run dairy for cheese and ice cream or walk to the ‘other Reserva’ of Curicancha which is also an excellent cloud forest park. Anyhow, Casa Alquimia is a good place to stay and I have no hesitation in recommending it to other budget travelers. There seems to be several long term renters there which is lovely.

    4 night trip, Jan 20, 2019

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Great Stay for Budget

    The family is amazing and so gracious. Unless you order a room with a bathroom attached you do have to share, which can get a little crowded and you may have to wait a bit. Breakfasts were timely with varied fruit, coffee or tea, eggs (cooked how you prefer), toast, and fresh mango preserves. If you are looking for a budget friendly, unique experience I recommend staying at Casa Alquimia.

    Alysia, 4 night romance trip, Dec 26, 2018

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    This is a very special place. The owners are both artists and make an incredible breakfast. They will help plan any day trips you need as well. I felt very cared for as a single woman Traveler.

    5 night trip, Nov 24, 2018

    Verified Orbitz guest review

  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Buena elección,

    Muy buenas y cualquier problemática se resolvía al momento.

    Oscar Eduardo, 2 night trip, Sep 18, 2021

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  • 8.0.Very good

    Cheap B&B, friendly staff, more a hut than a roome

    1 night trip, Jan 2, 2019

    Verified Expedia guest review

  • 6.0.Good

    Our thoughts

    We thought the couple who had the place were lovely. However, to be honest, the place was a bit of a dump. Not the cleanest, lots of unfashioned projects, and some distance to the main town. Still, for 1 or 2 nights, it was OK

    Nick, 2 night romance trip, Dec 3, 2018

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Eric, 3 night trip, Jun 30, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    3 night trip, Mar 17, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    2 night trip, Dec 25, 2018

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