El Silencio Lodge & Spa

El Silencio Lodge & Spa


Bajos del Toro, Costa Rica | Luxury Hotels

Ninety minutes from the Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO), El Silencio Lodge & Spa is a unique, luxury cloud forest hotel set in Costa Rica’s pristine Bajos del Toro region. Featuring a 500-acre private cloud forest reserve, flanked by the Juan Castro Blanco and Poas Volcano National Parks, this all-suite and private villa hotel combines upscale comforts with an intense natural immersion experience. Misty tropical cloud forest, roaring waterfalls, and colorful culture are showcased through heartfelt hospitality and upscale facilities.

Upscale suites are interspersed in a tiered layout for unrivaled mountain views, while the private villas are ideal for families, extended stays, or friends traveling together. All rooms feature panoramic windows, a private outdoor heated whirlpool and complimentary Wi-Fi among other amenities. Outstanding features of the lodge include farm-to-table cuisine, a wellness spa, an adventure park, and authentic cultural experiences. Zip-lining, rappelling, horseback riding, waterfall hiking, oxcart painting, Tico cooking lessons and more can be enjoyed by couples and families (min. age 8). Additionally, Arenal Volcano, La Fortuna, and the Sarapiquí River Basin are accessible for day excursions to Costa Rica’s signature attractions. Private transportation is readily available.

Lodge & Spa



Located in Costa Rica’s central highlands.

Getting there

Approximately 90 minutes from San Jose’s Juan Santamaría International (SJO).


Front desk (limited hours) • Front-desk safe • Concierge services • Luggage storage • Full-service Spa • Private nature reserve • Wedding services • TV room • Parking • Library • Gift shop • Room service • Business Services • Laundry • Free WiFi.

El Silencio Lodge & Spa Highlights

  • 600-acre private cloud forest reserve
  • Eco-luxury retreat
  • Las Ventanas Restaurant


24, including 18 suites and six villas.

All rooms include:

  • Fireplaces
  • Private spa tubs
  • Private furnished balconies or patios
  • Wi-Fi Access
  • TV Screen

Dining & Bars

Las Ventanas

Healthy dining takes the best of Costa Rican cuisine and showcases the flavors, culture and culinary skills of the finest home-cooks and restaurants in Costa Rica.

Toro Bohemio Bar

The warm, inviting and relaxing, Toro Bohemio Bar is the perfect place to unwind after a day of exploring.

Private Dining

Guests can enjoy an enchanting lunch on a private covered-deck overlooking the Gorrión River.

Sports & Leisure


  • Plant a Tree
  • Mystic Hike (Complimentary)
  • Waterfall Magic
  • Daybreak Bird Watching
  • Horseback Adventure
  • Adventure Park
  • Forest Sundown Dinner
  • Riverside Lunch
  • Wine Tasting
  • Coffee Journey
  • Cook Like a Costa Rican
  • Oxcart Design Session
  • Cocktail Classes
  • Mountain Biking
  • Waterfall Las Gemelas Trekking

Esencia Spa

  • 3 treatment rooms
  • Aromatherapy
  • Ayurvedic treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Massage/treatment rooms

†Treatments and Experiences at an additional cost.

You can send your enquiry via the form below.

El Silencio Lodge & Spa