Set in Costa Rica’s Central Volcanic Valley, El Silencio Lodge & Spa features 500 acres of private tropical forest reserve. It offers a spa and stylish Suites with stunning mountain views.

Set on a mountainside, the accommodations offer views of the mountains, the river and the forest. There is a seating area and a private bathroom with a hot tub.

Los Ventanales Restaurant serves local dishes with fresh ingredients. The property has a private vegetable garden which supplies most of the organic herbs and vegetables.

The Esencia spa offers relaxing massages, facials and body wraps. There is also a spacious yoga deck.

The area is ideal for hiking, yoga and meditation. This eco-luxury hotel is close to Juan Castro Blanco National Park and the Poas Volcano National Park.

Juan Santamaría International Airport is 1-hour drive from El Silencio Lodge.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

El Silencio Lodge & Spa has been welcoming guests since Jun 1, 2012

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.5)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Free Private Parking Available On Site


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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.

4 reasons to choose El Silencio Lodge & Spa

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Property questions and answers
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  • Hello! Do you have a good selection of Vegan food?
    Hola! We do offer options for all kind of diet, including vegan. Additionally, we can adapt most of our vegetarian dishes to be 100% plant based.
    Answered on July 30, 2021
  • Hola quisiera saber el precio de los spa wraps
    Hola Mi nombre es Victoria, soy parte del Hotel El Silencio Lodge & Spa Si gusta regalarme su correo puedo enviarle en brochure de spa completo. Cordi...
    Answered on December 3, 2019
  • Hi! Do you have wifi? Is it reliable for video calls? I am considering a long stay, and I will need to work a couple of days
    Greetings from El Silencio Lodge & Spa! We do have high-speed wifi (20 mbps) which would be good enough for streaming content, navigating online or do...
    Answered on August 23, 2021
  • What activities are there for 4 year old?
    Hola, for 4 years old kids we have some complementary activities like panting a tree or collecting eggs. Also they can do horseback ridding with an a...
    Answered on October 12, 2020
  • how much is the shuttle service to and from the airport?
    The cost is $130.
    Answered on April 28, 2021
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1 Restaurant On Site

    Las Ventanas

    Food: Local, International

    Open for: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Amenities of El Silencio Lodge & Spa
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Archery
  • Cooking class Off-site Additional charge
  • Tour or class about local culture Additional charge
  • Themed dinners Additional charge
  • Hiking
  • Fishing Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
Front Desk Services
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Health & Wellness Facilities
  • Yoga classes
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Spa Additional charge
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

House rules El Silencio Lodge & Spa takes special requests – add in the next step!


2:00 PM - 8:00 PM


5:00 AM - 11:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa American Express El Silencio Lodge & Spa accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property currently isn't accepting guests from certain countries on dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

As a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has temporarily suspended its shuttle services.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

FAQs about El Silencio Lodge & Spa

  • Check-in at El Silencio Lodge & Spa is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • El Silencio Lodge & Spa is 1.2 miles from the center of Toro Amarillo.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to El Silencio Lodge & Spa by:

    • Car 1h 30min

  • El Silencio Lodge & Spa offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Massage
    • Hiking
    • Fishing
    • Cooking class
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Archery
    • Themed dinners
    • Yoga classes

  • The prices at El Silencio Lodge & Spa may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at El Silencio Lodge & Spa on this page.

  • El Silencio Lodge & Spa has 1 restaurant:

    • Las Ventanas

  • Guests staying at El Silencio Lodge & Spa can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.3).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • À la carte

  • Room options at El Silencio Lodge & Spa include:

    • Double
    • Suite
    • Villa

  • Yes, El Silencio Lodge & Spa is popular with guests booking family stays.