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El Silencio Lodge and Spa

Bajos de Toro Amarillo, Sarchi Norte, Toro Amarillo, Costa Rica


El Silencio Lodge and Spa


Insider Tip

Guests can pick their own vegetables from the hotel’s organic garden to create a fresh, custom salad.

Hotel Overview

Near national parks
Set on of private tropical forest, this hotel is in Costa Rica’s Central Volcanic Valley near the Juan Castro Blanco National Park and the Poas Volcano National Park.
Balconies, spa tubs
Built on stilts, 16 cottage suites feature balconies with rocking chairs and spa tubs. Amenities include premium bedding, complimentary toiletries, and complimentary snacks.
Outdoor yoga
The hotel offers a spa and yoga deck and a full service spa.

Property Location
When you stay at El Silencio Lodge and Spa in Toro Amarillo, you'll be in the mountains and 14 minutes by foot from Juan Castro Blanco National Park. This 4-star hotel is 3.6 mi (5.7 km) from Poas Volcano National Park and 11.2 mi (18 km) from Else Kientzler Botanical Garden.

Treat yourself to a stay in one of the 15 guestrooms, featuring private spa tubs. Your pillowtop bed comes with down comforters and Egyptian cotton sheets. Rooms have private furnished balconies or patios. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected.

Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. Additional features at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).

Enjoy local cuisine at Las Ventanas, one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast is served daily from 7 AM to 10 AM.

Business, Other Amenities
Featured amenities include express check-in, express check-out, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Planning an event in Toro Amarillo This hotel has facilities measuring 646 square feet (60 square meters), including a meeting room. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.


Bajos de Toro Amarillo, Sarchi Norte, Toro Amarillo, Costa Rica


SJO - Juan Santamaria International Airport



El Silencio Lodge & Spa offers 16 cottage suites, all of which feature balconies with rocking chairs and spa tubs. Built on stilts to preserve the forest’s natural topography, suites feature bamboo ceiling tiles, energy-efficient lighting, and gas fireplaces. Amenities include premium bedding and complimentary toiletries. Accommodations do not include televisions; however, there is a LCD TV and DVD player in the main lodge.


  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Phone
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe
  • Premium bedding
  • Turndown service
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • In-room massage available
  • Slippers
  • Shower only
  • Free WiFi
  • Down comforter
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Private spa tub
  • Furnished balcony or patio
  • Number of bathrooms -


Property Amenities

Located in Costa Rica’s Central Volcanic Valley, this hotel is surrounded by private tropical forest. The on-site spa offers massages, facials, and body treatments, plus an outdoor yoga deck overlooking a creek and the tropical forest. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, Las Ventanales Restaurant serves healthy cuisine prepared with all regional ingredients, including fresh vegetables from the organic garden on site. The hotel’s main lodge includes a gift shop, a meeting room, and a media room with a LCD TV. Amenities include concierge services and tour assistance.

El Silencio Lodge & Spa is a smoke-free property.

The amenities listed below are available on site; fees may apply:

  • Bar/lounge
  • Concierge services
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Total number of rooms -
  • Number of floors -
  • Number of buildings/towers -
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Laundry facilities
  • Television in common areas
  • Garden
  • Library
  • Free breakfast
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Spa services on site
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Express check-out
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wedding services
  • Express check-in
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Free WiFi
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Year Built
  • Number of restaurants -
  • Conference space size (feet) -
  • Conference space size (meters) -
  • One meeting room
  • Free self parking
  • Luggage storage
  • Terrace
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)

Number of suites: 16

Number of rooms: 16


El Silencio Lodge and Spa has a restaurant serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A complimentary breakfast is served each morning in the dining room.
Las Ventanales Restaurant
Serves Costa Rican cuisine prepared with all regional ingredients including organic herbs and vegetables from the on-site garden. Signature dishes include regional fish, free-range poultry, and vegetarian dishes. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.


The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
  • Bird watching
  • Fishing
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Horse riding/rental
  • Mountain biking
  • Rafting
  • Yoga classes/instruction