Guayabo Lodge is located in Santa Cruz de Turrialba; two hours away from Juan Santamaria International Airport and 45 minutes from the bustling town of Turrialba. It is a beautiful light and airy lodge at 1500 meters above sea level, set in a rich garden, surrounded by the pastures of a dairy farm, in the slopes of Turrialba volcano and only 11 km away of Guayabo National Monument. This familiar and cozy mountain eco-lodge is a peaceful place, ideal for those seeking to spend some restful days. It offers 24 Standard guestrooms and four Mountain Suites. The rooms are comfortable and well lighted, cheerfully decorated with local folk art; most of them have balconies with panoramic views to the Turrialba Volcano or the Turrialba Valley. Every room also features a private bathroom with hot water generated by solar panels, hair dryer, ecological soap and shampoo. In addition, Mountain Suites have a TV and kitchenette with coffeemaker, microwave and fridge. Although there is no formal restaurant, Guayabo Lodge is well known for its delicious food! The home cooked menu of the day is prepared from locally produced high quality ingredients. Free coffee and tea is served in the lobby and souvenir area, between 3 and 5 pm. Other services include access to free internet with the lodge’s desktop and wireless access using one’s own laptop, souvenir boutique, TV room, reading area, cooking classes and a meeting room for special events. A free Garden Tour through the beautiful gardens and the ecological operation station is offered to all guests. Please take note that there is no elevator in this three-stage hotel.