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Melvin's House, Private room in the forest!

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Space 15,069 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

3000 meters of native forest, forest view rooms, spectacular ficus tree, private

Melvin's House is a cozy house Set in the middle of the forest tucked away from the hustle of Santa Elena Town Which would make your stay more peaceful and secluded but only a 5/10 minute drive to anything you would want to see or do in Monteverde . Melvin's house has all modern amenities you can need while on vacation: detached kitchen with everything you need for cooking breakfast or simply meals, three spacious bedrooms and multiple bathrooms. Big glass walls in every room will give you the feeling you are outside in the forest.

If you are looking to have true local experience, want the best guided tour of Monteverde, and make new friends Melvin's house is Where You need to stay!

More Details

Melvin Leitón Méndez
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
November 18, 2017


Monteverde House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 15069 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 1:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 23
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
  • the use washer or dryer needs to ask the guest,the cost of washing and drying kilo $20.
  • check that the lamps are turned of when not use ,and very important.
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Rural
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • - toilet , combination tub/shower
    - toilet
    - toilet , shower
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • - 2 twin/ single
    - 1 double
    - 1 queen
    - 2 twin/ single
  • Books
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • forests
  • rain forests
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering


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Nearest Airport
215 Kilometres
Alajuela-San José / Liberia-Guanacaste
Nearest Barpub
4 Kilometres
bar amigos
Nearest Ferry
65 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
40 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
La Foresta
Nearest Beach
75 Kilometres
Costa Pájaros
Car: recommended

Melvin's House, a beautiful house in the heart of the Monteverde Cloud Forest is located just 2 km from the Monteverde Reserve. You have 3000 mtrs2 of virgin forest and lush plants and fauna. Birds: such as the quetzal and the bell can be seen in Its surroundings.

It is a guest house, designed to enjoy a relaxing holiday in the mountains Surrounded by clouds and abundant vegetation. Or spend a few months sharing with a community full of recreation, health, educational activities and spirituality. If You Have children, the community offers two excellent private schools. Bilingual Monteverde Friends School only 800 mtrs of your stay and the Cloud Forest School Which has a private bus service.

Melvin's House was born in the family, a sense of wanting to show the life of a naturalist guide native and raised in a family environment, 100% Costa Rican customs among green fields, clear waters and sounds of a cloud forest.

The homey feeling of a lodge with its own feeling, of the Costa Rican green environment, and personal attention, make you discover the being that exists between passion to be treated by a naturalist and family atmosphere, transmitted to the love of life along with the daily work of nature lovers and spiritual enclosing their lives.

Along with Melvin and his family you will discover natural areas, which keep the real feelings of a people who developed the character in the attention of visitors each year, bringing a sense of freedom and pure true love of everything we surrounding land preservation in this life as essence.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $200

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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