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El Silencio Lodge and Spa

4-star4 stars
Bajos de Toro Amarillo, Sarchi Norte, Toro Amarillo, Alajuela, Costa Rica

Mountain hotel with spa, near Poas Volcano National Park
  • Free cooked-to-order breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
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Great wellness & sports facilities
Awesome vibe
Fantastic service
Very comfortable

El Silencio Lodge and Spa

from ZAR 8,117
  • Deluxe Suite
  • Villa, 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bedroom Suite

What’s around El Silencio Lodge and Spa


  • Poas Volcano National Park - 35 min walk
  • Juan Castro Blanco National Park - 10 min walk
  • Catarata del Toro - 4.8 mi / 7.7 km
  • Else Kientzler Botanical Garden - 12.4 mi / 20 km
  • Laguna Río Cuarto - 14.4 mi / 23.1 km
  • Laguna del Hule - 18.5 mi / 29.7 km
  • Aguas Zarcas Church - 23.4 mi / 37.6 km
  • Aquas Zarcas Square - 23.4 mi / 37.7 km

Getting around

  • San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.) - 58 min drive
  • San Jose (SYQ-Tobias Bolanos Intl.) - 74 min drive
  • La Fortuna (FON-Arenal) - 85 min drive
  • San Antonio de Belen Station - 63 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 15 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 1 floor


  • Check-in time 2 PM-10 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
  • Express check-in/out
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others


  • Children (7 years old and younger) not allowed

  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *


  • Free self parking

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free cooked-to-order breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (during limited hours)
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Things to do
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Fishing on site
  • Hiking/biking trails on site
  • Horse riding/rental on site
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Rafting nearby
Working away
  • Conference space size (feet) - 646
  • Conference space size (meters) - 60
  • One meeting room
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built - 2008
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in common areas
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Down comforter
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding
  • Pillowtop mattress
Things to enjoy
  • Private spa tub
  • In-room massage available
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Furnished balcony or patio
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 40-inch TV
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Access via exterior corridors

Special features


Esencia Spa has 3 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include facials, body wraps, body scrubs, and body treatments. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and Ayurvedic.


Las Ventanas - Overlooking the garden, this restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Reservations are required.

Toro Bohemio Bar - Onsite rooftop bar. Open daily.

El Silencio Lodge and Spa’s small print

Also known as

  • El Silencio Lodge Sarchi Norte
  • El Silencio Sarchi Norte
  • El Silencio Lodge Toro Amarillo
  • El Silencio Toro Amarillo
  • El Silencio Spa Toro Amarillo
  • El Silencio Lodge and Spa Hotel
  • El Silencio Lodge and Spa Toro Amarillo
  • El Silencio Lodge and Spa Hotel Toro Amarillo


Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

This property does not have elevators.

Transfers via required shuttle are required and must be arranged at least 48 hours before travel by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation.

For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Optional extras

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of CRC 75000 per vehicle

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Recent reviews

Exceptional 9,6 From 40 reviews

Exceptional 10,0
Nature's Paradise
Exceeded expectations - the most surreal location. Will definitely return again! :)
ca3 night trip
Exceptional 10,0
A perfect stay in paradise.
Wow. What a place. From the moment we were greeted by Roberto at reception we knew this place would outdo out expectations. The accomodation is immaculate, the area is stunning and the activity selection means guests will never be short of things to do. We will be back.
John, gb1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10,0
Amazing eco lodge
Amazing eco lodge. Perfect for a romantic getaway or to rest and connect with nature.
GUSTAVO, us1 night trip
Exceptional 10,0
We love El Silencio ,
Derek, us3 night family trip
Exceptional 10,0
Perfect Getaway
Our stay was absolutely amazing. The staff, the accommodations, and the beautiful setting were all amazing. The Spa was also wonderful, most relaxing massage I’ve ever had. We didn’t want to leave!
Brigette, us6 night romance trip

El Silencio Lodge and Spa

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