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Welcome to El Mono Feliz Hotel

El Mono Feliz is an ecolodge in Costa Rica, providing their guests the feeling to be at home. For Anja and Otto, the owners of El Mono Feliz, hospitality is of great importance.

Hotel El Mono Feliz (The Happy Monkey) is nestled in the village of Ojochal, Costa Ballena, South Pacific, Costa Rica. For sure it is the most beautiful region of Costa Rica. You will experience it yourself near our hotel, where the jungle and the beach in Costa Rica meet each other.

The ecolodge El Mono Feliz in Ojochal, Costa Rica is a popular place to stay for a longer period.

In the jungle garden, in the shade of big palm trees, there are three jungle lodges. Two jungle lodges equipped for two persons and the third, the family jungle lodge, is suitable for four persons. For an extra person we can put an extra bed in the bungalows.
Each jungle lodge has a fan, a kitchenette, with fridge and coffeemaker, and a private bathroom.

The main building of this Costa Rican ecolodge provide standard rooms, which are suitable for two persons or for four persons. All the rooms have a private bathroom, a fan, and two standard rooms are equipped with  A/C.

The pool and the rancho of the ecolodge in Costa Rica are located next to the main building. In that rancho a hammock is waiting for you to be used as the basis for a well-earned nap.

The jungle garden of this ecolodge Costa Rica is almost 3 acres (1 hectare) where a lot of fruit trees and tropical plants grow. Fruit trees like cacao, mango, papaya, lemon, bananas, water apple, pineapple, soursop and cashewnut, rambutan and mangistan. But also all kinds of heliconias, bougainvillea, hibiscus, orchids, ixora, gingers, etlingera elatior grow under the ylang ylang tree, lipstick palm and huge ficus trees. Two little creeks and one river cross our garden where the Jesus Christ lizard and turtles live. If you walk in the jungle garden don’t be surprised to meet our iguanas!

80% of what we need in electricity is produced by our solar panels. Look here for more information.solar panels hotel El Mono Feliz




Our Rooms


Jungle lodges

If you opt for one of the jungle lodges (bungalow) You can choose between the following options:

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standard room

Standard rooms

We have several options if you choose a room in the main building:

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