Destination guide

Take in the lush beauty of Monte Verde

The forests and wildlife create a pretty picture of Monte Verde. This city's bird watching, ziplining and hiking draw many visitors. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Monte Verde

Do you want to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Travelers enjoy fun activities like bird watching, ziplining and hiking. Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that Monte Verde has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Selvatura Adventure Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Butterfly Conservatory (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Arenal Eco Zoo (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Costa Rica Sky Adventures (9.6 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Mistico Arenal Hanging Bridges Park (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Ecoglide Arenal Park (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Monte Verde

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Monte Verde is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Curi-Cancha Reserve (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Children's Eternal Rainforest (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • I.N.V.U Park (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Arenal Volcano National Park (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Cerro Chato Lake (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Arenal Volcano (13 mi / 21 km)
Transport

Transportation options to and around Monte Verde

Fly into San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.), the closest airport, located 46.4 mi (74.7 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to San Jose (SYQ-Tobias Bolanos Intl.), which is 51.7 mi (83.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Monteverde?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 335 holiday lettings near Monteverde. From 162 Houses to 28 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Monteverde is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Monteverde?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Monteverde. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Costa Rica Sky Adventures: 355 holiday lettings
  • Puntarenas Pier: 69 holiday lettings
  • Victoria Park: 64 holiday lettings
  • Ecotermales Fortuna: 353 holiday lettings
  • Arenal Adventure World: 328 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Monteverde listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Monteverde?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 162 Houses in Monteverde. Our other popular types of Monteverde holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 28 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 49 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 49 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Monteverde?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 109 holiday homes with pool available in Monteverde. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.