Selva Verde Lodge

Location: Caribbean & Lowlands | Costa Rica

Price guide: £££££ Less than £100 per person per night

With an abundant wildlife, a comfortable rainforest lodge and exciting activities for adventure seekers, Selva Verde Lodge is a perfect gateway into the exotic world of towering almedro trees, mantled howler monkeys and keel-billed toucans.
Perfect forNature enthusiastic couples and families seeking a tropical haven.
In the knowThe botanical garden, located at the front of the lodge, is an ideal place to observe the bright and beautiful butterflies and hummingbirds, and with a large collection of native and exotic plants of heliconias and bromeliads, don’t forget to take your camera.

Recommended for...

  • Eco-tourism
  • Wildlife & Nature
  • Lodge
  • Peace & Quiet

Hotel Overview


2 hours from San Jose, near the city of Puerto Viejo de Sarapiqui- a main destination for adventure-seekers

Rooms at Selva

Verde Lodge A pioneer of the eco-tourism movement in Costa Rica, the comfortable and well-appointed rooms at Selva Verde Lodge are tucked in into the tropical gardens and rainforest with elevated wooden platforms and walkways that blend in with the natural surroundings. The lodge includes a 40 roomed main house, 5 secluded bungalows and a Casona Suite for families and small groups.

Food and facilities

Sitting along the Sarapiqui River with spectacular views, the local chef at the Dining Hall prepares the evening meal using locally sourced fresh ingredients. Breakfast is a feast of gallo pinto, eggs, fruit, cereals and yoghurt, while lunch and dinner include two main entrees, hot side dishes and a fresh salad bar. On the ground floor, there is also the La Terrazza Restaurante and Selvita Bar that serve authentic Mediterranean dishes and a full menu of delicious wines and inspired cocktails.

Activities at Selva

Verde Lodge With options of a quiet nature hike in the morning to an exhilarating white water rafting afternoon, the lodge encourages you to explore the natural wonders in the 500 acre reserve whether on foot, in the water or on horseback.

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