• Villa Blanca, Costa Rica

about Villa Blanca Cloud Forest Hotel

about Villa Blanca Cloud Forest Hotel

This boutique, mountain hotel is situated within one of the most complex ecosystems in the world - the Cloud Forest, surrounded by 75 acres of rolling hills and flourishing botanical gardens. Often seen as the gateway to the Arenal and Poas volcanoes, Villa Blanca is the perfect base in which to explore your beautiful surroundings.

Villa Blanca Cloud Forest Hotel detail


A luxury, boutique hotel with a large focus on eco-tourism, also known as the gateway to the Arenal Volcano.


Located just 60km from San Jose International Airport, within the Los Angeles Private Biological Nature Reserve & Research Station. Villa Blanca is your gateway to the Arenal Volcano and Monteverde Cloud Forest.

Accommodation & Facilities

There are three different types of rooms at the Villa Blanca; honeymoon suites, deluxe and superior casitas - all of which are en-suite. All of the rooms and suites boast that they do not have any TV’s; there is a natural wood burning fireplace for you to relax in front of and reminisce about your day of exploring. The panoramas from each of the rooms are simply stunning often with views of the smoke covered peak of the Arenal Volcano!

The Voices of Nature Spa has a multitude of massages and treatments available; the natural ingredients used in these are mostly handpicked from the botanical gardens surrounding the Villa Blanca. Whether you are in need of a full body massage or a chocolate and mint body wrap, you are definitely at the right place!

There is free internet throughout the hotel and in each of the rooms and suites.


The on-site restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner, and there are an array of dishes on offer from traditional Costa Rican dishes to innovative fusions of fresh herbs and vegetables. The majority of the ingredients used in meals are grown in the hotel’s very own gardens and greenhouses. The restaurant also has its own bakery so there is always fresh, warm bread and pastries that are baked each day.


There are a variety of activities for you to take part in during your stay at the Villa Blanca. There are numerous tours on offer, including those to see the Arenal Volcano and the hot springs, horseback rides to the dairy farm and coffee plantation tours. Each of these tours can be organised by the hotel.

Your beautiful surroundings are perfect for bird watching and guided jungle night walks to see the beautiful flora and fauna of the area.

Child Policy

Children are welcome at the Villa Blanca Hotel.

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