Star Mountain Jungle Lodge
Star Mountain Jungle Lodge is situated in Mal Pais within the Nicoya Peninsula region of Costa Rica. Tucked away in the hillside, this lodge is only 2km to the nearest beach. This lodge is a perfect place for those who want to experience the power of the pacific waves and beauty of the jungle.This extensive property forms a continuous stretch of forest with the Cabo Blanco National Park, Costa Rica’s oldest nature reserve. You can explore the property along trails that wind through jungle, skip across streams, and summit the tops of mountains. Beach activity lovers will find this place perfect as there are white sand beaches, dreamy blue ocean waters ideal for enjoying a variety of beach activities and also for spending some tranquil time. Nature lovers as well as those who are seeking a place to spend a memorable vacation in a natural setting and want to enjoy tranquility or adventure and fun activities, they can choose this lodge.
Star Mountain Jungle Lodge provides simple but clean and comfortable guest rooms that are fronted by a sitting porch overlooking the stunning pool and garden area. You can spend some tranquil time sitting at the porch area and get relaxed while watching the amazing view of the surrounding area, the green hills of the Cabo Blanco valley. In these beautifully decorated rooms you will find room safe, ceiling fans, mini fridge and also a private bathroom with hot water facility. Two bedrooms include queen size bed and the other two rooms are featured with a queen size bed and a single bed.
House with two Bedrooms:
A few steps from the swimming pool, there is Casita-a detached small house ideally designed for families or groups of friends. This house features one bedroom including a queen size bed and another room with beds for two to four people. Each of those room are also featured with ceiling fan, room safe, desk and private bathroom with hot water shower facility.
If you visit this lodge with a large family or a large group of friends, you can rent it whole on an exclusive basis. This lodge offers 2 double rooms, 2 triple rooms, and the house with one queen size bed and three single beds and this can accommodate up to 16 adults. Other facilities include chef service and maid service. For your breakfast you can have bread, jams, fresh fruit, juices, cereals, yogurt and eggs but in this lodge you will not get lunch or dinner item. If you want to enjoy reading or writing, you can go to the shared outdoor salon of the lodge that is well furnished with comfortable sofas, chairs and tables.
Cabo Blanco Absolute Wildlife Reserve:
Cabo Blanco National Park (the first National Park established in Costa rica) is four miles from the lodge. This reserve will allow you to explore the natural beauty of the area as well as to explore some of the the wildlife as its 3,000 acres of untouched wildlife is testimony to Costa Rica’s commitment to preserve large tracts of land. By the main trail within 4 hours you can reach the white sandy beach in front of the Cabo Blanco and there you can enjoy a variety of beach activities as well as can enjoy spending tranquil time.
While staying at Star Mountain Jungle Lodge, you can go to a horseback riding offers by the lodge. This lodge offers different riding tours depending on the rider’s level. Early morning or a the time of sunset is the ideal for enjoying horseback riding. With the help of experienced guides you will enjoy horseback riding through the jungle, mountains, jungle and beaches and will enjoy exploring the beauty of these areas.
A wonderful launching point for bird tours is provided by the lodge. This lodge is adjacent to Cabo Blanco Nature Reserve that allows the birdwatchers enjoy best bird watching with the help of the guides. You can go for a semi-private tour on an hourly basis and can enjoy exploring the beauty of the area. Adventure lovers can go for hiking and at the time of jumping from one tree to another they can also spot a variety of wild animals.
Canopy del Pacifico in Mal Pais:
While staying at this lodge you can go for tours that are at 9 am and 2 pm and can enjoy hiking, learn about the plants used for medicine and can also spot different species of birds and animals. When you will go for a Canopy ride more than 1 kilometer cables, 9 platforms, you will experience a thrilling adventure.
Surfing, Fishing or Boat Tours:
If you want to enjoy beach activities, you can choose Star Mountain Lodge. Within 4 miles from the lodge you will find the famous Playa Carmen surfing beaches of Mal Pais and Santa Teresa where you can enjoy surfing and other beach activities. Surf lovers can get Surf information from the lodge and can also take lesson, rent board. With the help of a local fishermen, you can go for fishing and can catch snapper, tuna and other types of fish near the Cabo Blanco island. If you are interested, you can also go for a boat tour or can scout for turtles, manta rays, whales, dolphins and sea birds.
In Star Mountain Jungle Lodge you will find a yoga shala nestled in a jungle clearing that was used to cultivate bananas. You will enjoy practicing yoga workouts at the 700 square foot (64 square meter) teak hardwood platform. While practicing your yoga poses in a serene and secluded environment you will also enjoy listening the sounds of birds and monkeys as a symphonic backdrop. You will also enjoy to be connected with the nature and will feel the refreshment while inhaling the fresh air. With the healing and centering energy force of the environment you will find yourself rejuvenated physically, mentally, emotionally and spiritually.
Star Mountain Hotel
Mal Pais Costa Rica
Tel. (506) 2640 0101