Costa Rica, Puntarenas, Ojochal de Osa - Hotel

Hotel El Mono Feliz: A relaxing family hotel in a big tropical garden

    Property Features
  • Hotel
  • Sleeps 10+
  • Bed & breakfast
  • 9 bedrooms
  • 8 bathrooms
  • Shared pool
  • Private garden
  • Staffed property
  • Secure parking
  • BBQ
  • Beach within 20 minute drive
  • Golf course 20 minute drive
  • Property in the countryside
  • A car is recommended
    Holiday Theme
  • Family holiday
  • Beach holiday
  • Tourist attractions
  • Child friendly
  • Pets welcome
  • Suitable for elderly
  • Smokers welcome
  • Long term renters
  • Short term renters

Hotel El Mono Feliz description

El Mono Feliz Hotel is situated in a beautiful tropical garden (4 acres) full of flowers in the village of Ojochal, on a walking distance of excellent restaurants

It is a starting-point for all kinds of activities: enjoy the tropical beaches and natural beauty

The Dutch owners will welcome you so kindly!

El Mono Feliz Hotel is situated in a beautiful tropical garden (4 acres) full of flowers, trees and birds in the village of Ojochal, on a walking distance of excellent restaurants**** and supermarket. The cosy wooden cabañas are situated in the shade of palm trees and are fully equiped with ventilators, a kitchen, queen size bed and one of them also with two single beds.

The cabañas is available for short-term rental .
We also have anfully equiped apartment available for long term rent, please contact us for details.

El Mono Feliz is a starting-point for all kinds of activities: enjoying the tropical beaches and natural beauty in the different national parks, horseback riding, visiting the most beautiful waterfalls in Costa Rica, canoeing at see or on the river, boattrips in the mangroves, sea-fishing on a boat, discovering the underwater world while snorkelling or scuba diving, a boat trip to one of the islands off the coast, in short: there are a lot of opportunities to discover the country! The Dutch owners will be happy to help you planning your trips in order to give you an unforgettable holiday!

From the airport in San José to Ojochal is now a 3,5 hour drive, taking the Autopista del Sol (toll road) to Caldera and then the Costanera to Jacó, Quepos, Dominical, Ojochal.
From Quepos to Ojochal is 60 minutes.

Activities & Places of interest in Ojochal de Osa
Whale and dolphins watching tour
mangrove tour
visiting tropical beaches
tour to the National Park Corcovado

Photos of the holiday Hotel

Hotel El Mono Feliz - The cabañas of Hotel El Mono Feliz
The cabañas of Hotel El Mono Feliz
Hotel El Mono Feliz - pool
Hotel El Mono Feliz - cabaña's master bedroom with a queen size bed
cabaña's master bedroom with a queen size bed
Hotel El Mono Feliz - kitchen of the cabaña
kitchen of the cabaña
Hotel El Mono Feliz - apartement for a longer stay
apartement for a longer stay
Hotel El Mono Feliz - cusinga in the garden of Hotel El Mono Feliz
cusinga in the garden of Hotel El Mono Feliz
Hotel El Mono Feliz - more cusingas
more cusingas
Hotel El Mono Feliz - whale watching
whale watching
Hotel El Mono Feliz - dolphin
Hotel El Mono Feliz - whale tail
whale tail
Hotel El Mono Feliz - Playa Ventanas
Playa Ventanas
Hotel El Mono Feliz - one of the beaches
one of the beaches
Hotel El Mono Feliz - beach
Hotel El Mono Feliz - welcome!

The Ojochal de Osa - Puntarenas region

Apart from enjoying our pool or walking through the jungle garden..?


•visit to Corcovado National Park, one of the most unspoilt jungles on earth; perhaps you will see a tapir or a jaguar
•a hike through the mountains of Ojochal; the guide takes you to places where centuries ago the Indians buried their dead, he shows you what nature is and has you taste it!
•horseback ride to the waterfall of Ojochal
•visit to the impressive Nauyaca waterfalls, swimming in the lake under the waterfall
•visit to Hacienda Barú park with monkeys, anteaters, beautifully colored birds and much more
•visit to the Indian village of Boruca, where the inhabitants make beautiful masks and weave colored materials on traditional looms
•visit to Marino Ballena park with its many small tropical beaches
•dining in one of the excellent restaurants, costarican or foreign, in and around Ojochal


•spotting whales and dolphins near the coast
•scuba diving and snorkling tours to Caño Island
•surfing on the waves of the Pacific
•courses in scuba diving and snorkling
•walking on the beach, snorkling or kayaking in the Marino Ballena park, where in certain seasons you can admire whales, dolphins and turtles
•lazing about on one of the beautiful beaches, e.g. Playa Ventana with its mysterious caves


•boat ride through the mangroves looking for birds, crocodiles and boa constrictors
•kayaking on the river Terraba
•fishing on the river
•swimming under the waterfalls

Activities and places of interest in Puntarenas, Ojochal de Osa

Bird watching, Surfing, Mountain biking, Swimming, Fishing, Freshwater fishing, Hiking, Horse riding, Walking, Diving, Snorkeling, Whale watching
Local attractions
Forest, Waterfall, Restaurant, Library
  • Beach within 20 minute drive
  • Golf course 20 minute drive
  • Property in the countryside
  • Property in the mountains
  • Located in a village
Holiday theme
Family holiday, Beach holiday, Tourist attractions

Rental features

Property type
Bed & breakfast
Hotel sleeps 10+ people
Suitable for children, Pets welcome, Suitable for the elderly or infirm, Smokers welcome, Long term renters welcome, Short term renters welcome

9 bedrooms, 7 double beds, 4 single beds, 1 bunk bed, 1 cot


8 bathrooms (8 of which are ensuite), bath with shower


Seating for 10 people

Interior features

Books, Toys
General facilities
Linen provided, Towels provided, Staffed property, Ceiling fans, Cooker, Fridge, Utensils, Kettle, Coffee maker, Telephone, Fax, Safe
Computer available, Internet available, Wi-fi available

Exterior features

The hotel is situated in a big garden ( +3 acres) with all kind of tropical flowers, plants and trees were you can watch all kind of coloured birds ( more than 115 species!)
Exterior facilities
Bicycles available, Sunbeds/loungers, Secure parking, Garden (private), BBQ
Shared outdoor unheated pool

Travel links

Famous Puntarenas attractions

In the early morning you drive to Sierpe, from where you navigate by boat on the river Sierpe with its mangroves. Then you cross part of the the ocean to San Pedrillo Ranger Station at Corcovado National Park. Once there the guide will take you on a 3 hour hike through the park.
Departure in Uvita at 08.00 a.m. and 01.30 p.m. A 3 to 4 hour ocean trip, spotting whales and dolphins, including snorkling near Isla Ballena. The whales are mostly seen in the periods: Aug-Nov and Febr-April.
wA trip of 2 or 3 hours through the mangroves of the river Sierpe. You can spot 3 kinds of monkeys, crocodiles, caimans, sloths, birds etc.
The Canopy has 11 cables, one cable is longer than half a kilometer and the shortest of 91 meters, 16 platforms all with a beautiful ocean- and mountainview.
Visit the village of Buruca where the native people of Costa Rica live. They make wonderful masks and woven cloth in natural colours. Ask us for details!

Rental Rates

 Rental prices are quoted in US$
 Weekly rate
Week night
Weekend rate
Minimum stay
 2012/cabaña/2 pers.
01 Jan 12
31 Dec 12

Notes to rental charges: A deposit of the equivalent of 50% is required at the time of confirmation. Reservations made for the period December 24 until January 1 and during the Easter week require a deposit of equivalent of 100% at the the time of confirmation. Upon receipt of your payment we will email you an invoice confirming the details of the booking.

Cancellation All cancellation requests must be addressed in writing to email adress: or fax (+506) 2786 5147.
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