Enjoy your vacation

At Hotel el Mono Feliz, you will enjoy our tropical gardens and river within the jungle – in the “foodie capital of Costa Rica“ – the village of Ojochal. Our hotel rooms and bungalows are comfortable, clean, and well appointed. For your comfort, the hotel has a free car park and high-speed Wireless internet.
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ADVENTURE

Activities

There are so many things to do in this part of Costa Rica – we can help you choose the things that will be the most amazing – for you!




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You’re in Costa Rica PuraVida

At Hotel el Mono Feliz, our goal is simple: we want to do everything we can to help you enjoy your adventure in this wonderful part of Costa Rica. Relax… pursue adventure… unwind… explore – it’s up to you… and we can help.
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ADVENTURE

Activities

There are so many things to do in this part of Costa Rica – we can help you choose the things that will be the most amazing – for you!




So Much Here to see and do

Hotel el Mono Feliz is situated within a short drive of whitewater rafting, animal habitat boat tours, zip lining, beaches, surfing, paddle boarding, kayaking, and so much more. Ask us!
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ADVENTURE

Activities

There are so many things to do in this part of Costa Rica – we can help you choose the things that will be the most amazing – for you!




Paradise found

Whether you stay in our standard rooms in the main hotel near the pool, or our special jungle bungalows closer to the river – you’re sure to have a relaxing stay at hotel el Mono Feliz.
Staying

Rooms & Suites

You pick your experience! Standard rooms Jungle Bungalow Suites!

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Rooms & Suites

Our Hotel Rooms and Bungalow Suites are great for individuals, couples, families, and groups. We also can cater to family reunions or group vacations. And with so many options for things to do, see, and eat in the area… we think you’re going to love it here!

Queen Bungalow Suite

Sleeps 2, Kitchenette, Queen Bed



Queen Bungalow Suite

Sleeps 2, Kitchenette, Queen Bed

Our Queen Bungalow Suites sleep 2 people and feature a small and fully equipped kitchenette and private bathroom with shower. The rooms are within the uniqueness of the jungle in our garden paradise. All rooms have access to our (2017) completely renovated pool and relaxation area as well as our breakfast restaurant and walkable gardens.

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Family Bungalow Suite

2BR, Sleeps 4, Kitchenette, 1 Queen & 2 Twin Beds



Family Bungalow Suite

2BR, Sleeps 4, Kitchenette, 1 Queen & 2 Twin Beds

Our Family Bungalow Suite sleeps 4 people, is nicely appointed, and features a small and fully equipped kitchenette and private bathroom with shower. The rooms are within the uniqueness of the jungle in our garden paradise. All rooms have access to our (2017) completely renovated pool and relaxation area as well as our breakfast restaurant and walkable gardens.

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Standard Family Suite

2BR, Sleeps 4, 2 Double Beds, Optional Air Conditioning



Standard Family Suite

2BR, Sleeps 4, 2 Double Beds, Optional Air Conditioning,

Our standard family suite is 2 bedrooms and 1 shared bathroom in our main hotel building. Includes WiFi and parking. There are doors separating the two bedrooms and the bathroom.

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Standard Double

Sleeps 2, Double Bed, Optional Air Conditioning



Standard Double

Sleeps 2, Double Bed, with Optional Air Conditioning

Our standard double occupancy hotel room is nicely appointed with upgraded linens and towels. The bathrooms were completely redone with new tile in 2017 and all the decor has been updated as well.

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Coming Soon: Garden View Villa

Sleeps 4, Queen Bed + 2 twin beds, kitchenette, private bath, Optional Air Conditioning



Garden View Villa

Sleeps 4, Queen Bed plus 2 twin beds, kitchenette, private bathroom, Optional Air Conditioning

Our newly-renovated Garden-View villa is a large room with one queen bed and two twin beds in a daybed / trundle configuration. The room has a kitchenette with a refrigerator, a two burner gas stove and everything you need to cook a small meal.

The new bed and trundle bed are custom made by a local craftsman using local wood.

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Adventure and Natural Beauty All Around

Nature and Excitement

Choosing to stay with us will put you in a comfortable place from which to enjoy all the adventure and splendid beauty that surrounds us in the Southern Pacific Zone of Costa Rica.

SPEED

Zip Lining Adventure

We have different Zip Line adventures available depending on how much adventure you’d like! They all provide exceptional views and excitement.
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Zip Lining

EXCITEMENT

Whitewater Rafting

Some of the best whitewater rafting in the world can be enjoyed close to the hotel. It’s an all-day adventure you won’t forget.
EXCITEMENT

Whitewater Rafting

JUNGLE

Nature

There is something special about seeing the beautiful and colorful animals of Costa Rica in their natural environment.
JUNGLE

Boat tours and animal viewing excursions

GRANDEUR

Whale & Dolphin Watching

The Whale and Dolphin tour is an incredible experience. Whales more common August-November and January-April
GRANDEUR

Whale and Dolphin Watching

June 2017

Margo and Frank

We stayed for 8 nights at “El Mono Feliz” in june 2017 for the wedding of our friends. What a wonderful, wonderful place!
There were 5 of us; our friends (the bride and groom), their 6 year old daughter (our goddaughter) and us. We stayed in two cabanas; very spacious and very comfortable wooden cabins with their own bathroom, shower and kitchenette (and artwork), beautifully located in EL Mono Feliz’ tropical gardens. It was so lovely to fall asleep and wake up to the sound of the stream (that runs at the back of the property) and the many different sorts of birds and other wildlife that reside in the gardens of EL Mono Feliz.

The owners of El Mono Feliz, Todd and Patrick, are simply amazing; extremely hospitable, warm, genuine, very knowledgeable about the area and always there for us when we needed tips, information or get reservations made. Also, they serve a really great breakfast (with as much delicious fresh fruits, amazing bread and/or perfectly cooked eggs as we wanted). Although Todd and Patrick had only taken over El Mono Feliz from the previous owners (Anja and Otto) for about a month before we arrived, they already managed to make lots of changes and improvements (incl. completely retiling the pool area and walkway to the cabanas), making an already wonderful place even more magical.

Ojochal (the village where El Mono Feliz is located) and the surrounding areas are great to (further) discover Costa Rica: there are many great restaurants (some of them with really amazing views), lovely beaches and a choice of many great daytrips you can undertake (hike up to the waterfall, visit the Alturas Wildlife Sanctuary, take a Sierpe mangrove cruise, zip-line in the jungle, go horse riding, (learn to) surf in Dominical, to just name a few).

As far as getting married in Costa Rica is concerned; I do not think our friends could have asked for a more magical wedding day. After a lovely and intimate wedding ceremony on the beach near El Mono Feliz, we returned to El Mono Feliz where the newly weds were surprised (thanks to Patrick and Todd and their staff) with a beautifully decorated cabana; there were beautiful tropical flowers everywhere, it was very fairytale like. The newly weds then had their wedding pictures shot in El Mono Feliz’ tropical gardens (especially the tranquil area near the little stream made a spectacular background for the wedding pictures). All in all it was a perfect day!

We had such a great time at El Mono Feliz that all of us found it hard to say goodbye to Patrick, Todd, their two lovely dogs (esp. Dobby, worlds’ friendliest dog) and their staff after 8 nights. We really hope to be able to go back for a longer stay sometime in the future (maybe for one of the yoga retreats that Patrick and Todd plan to offer) and feel very lucky to have been able to call El Mono Feliz our “home” during our time in CR.


In short; if you are thinking of staying at EL Mono Feliz, do it! El Mono Feliz is everything and more Patrick and Todd promise you on their website and I am sure that you will love it!

PS: a tip for anyone planning to get married whilst staying at EL Mono Feliz; Patrick recommended a great local hairdresser who was a great help in assisting the bride and bridesmaid in creating the hairdo they wanted for the wedding day (you might find that your normal hairstyling products/techniques do not work in CR due to the humidity and heat).



December 2015

Jack F.

If nature is your thing – Hotel el Mono Feliz is your place. So much to see and all so nearby… plus over 133 species of birds seen on the 3 plus acres of the hotel!  Don’t miss the river – it’s a special spot.



May 2017

Bill Keever, Park City, Utah

I had a wonderful time. I’ll definitely be back. The owners are helpful and have made this place a paradise in the jungle. A must see.




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Hotel el Mono Feliz

At Hotel el Mono Feliz, we are committed to making sure you have the opportunity to enjoy your time in the Southern Pacific Zone of Costa Rica. Our number one priority is your enjoyment.

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Address

Calle del Jardín
Ojochal de Osa, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
GPS Coordinates: 9.089945, -83.647236


Phone

Costa Rica: +506 2786 5146
US Number for Text & Calls: +1 (904) 339-8918
WHAT’S APP: +506 8544-0848

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