Located in Poas Volcano National Park, El Silencio Lodge and Spa is 7.2 mi (11.6 km) from Butterfly Farm and 10.3 mi (16.6 km) from Refugio de Vida Silvestre Bosque Alegre. This 15-room, 4-star hotel has private in-room spa tubs along with a full-service spa and free self parking. Else Kientzler Botanical Garden is 12.1 mi (19.5 km) from the hotel, which is in the mountains.

Dining

Free cooked-to-order breakfast is served each morning from 7 AM to 10 AM. Enjoy dining at the hotel's 2 onsite restaurants: Las Ventanas specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner; Hierbabuena Restaurant offers relaxing garden views. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with room service, or make new friends over drinks at the bar/lounge.

Rooms

All 15 rooms provide private spa tubs, furnished balconies or patios, and minibars. Bathrooms offer rainfall showers, hair dryers, and free toiletries, and pillowtop beds with Egyptian cotton sheets and down comforters ensure a restful night. Coffee makers, safes, and phones are other standard amenities.

Property features

Guests of El Silencio Lodge and Spa enjoy features like a full-service spa, free WiFi in public areas, and a meeting room. You can take advantage of free parking, along with an airport shuttle (available on request) for CRC 170.00 per vehicle. Front-desk staff can assist with concierge services, luggage storage, and securing valuables. Other amenities at this spa hotel include coffee/tea in a common area, a library, and express check-in.

Highlights

  • Free cooked-to-order breakfast
  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

El Silencio Lodge and Spa features a full-service spa. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Event facilities measuring 646 square feet (60 square meters) include a meeting room. This romantic hotel also offers spa services, a library, and a terrace. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request) is offered to guests. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

El Silencio Lodge and Spa is a smoke-free property.

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 15 
  • Number of floors - 1 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Garden 
  • Terrace 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 646 
  • Free self parking 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Wedding services 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Free WiFi 
  • One meeting room 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 60 
  • Year Built 2008 
  • Spa services on site 

Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

El Silencio Lodge and Spa offers 15 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature private spa tubs and safes. Rooms open to furnished balconies or patios. Pillowtop beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets, down comforters, and premium bedding. Coffee/tea makers and minibars are provided. Bathrooms include showers with rainfall showerheads, bathrobes, slippers, and complimentary toiletries. Additionally, rooms include hair dryers and blackout drapes/curtains. In-room massages and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Furnished balcony or patio 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Slippers 
  • Shower only 
  • In-room safe 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Private spa tub 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Down comforter 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Day bed 

Where to Eat

A complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast is served each morning between 7 AM and 10 AM.

Las Ventanas - Overlooking the garden, this restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Reservations are required.

Hierbabuena Restaurant - Overlooking the garden, this family restaurant specializes in local and international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and light fare. A children's menu is available. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Breakfast

Start your day with a free cooked-to-order breakfast, available daily from 7 AM to 10 AM. Room service is available during limited hours.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Rafting nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Horse riding/rental on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

Esencia Spa has 3 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include massages, facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and Ayurvedic.

Children under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision.

  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Number of treatment rooms 3 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at 10 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children 7 and younger are not allowed at this property. All guests older than 7 are welcome.

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No cribs (infant beds) available

No elevators

No pets or service animals allowed

Fees

The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: CRC 170.00 per vehicle
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • El Silencio Lodge Sarchi Norte
  • El Silencio Sarchi Norte

We should mention

Guests must transfer via required shuttle to the property. Guests must contact the property at least 48 hours before travel, using the contact information on the confirmation received after booking. This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. Children 7 years old and younger are not permitted at this property. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property. Set meals are served in guestrooms only (no menus or public dining).


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