Welcome to El Silencio Lodge

Discover our Luxury Eco Lodge in Costa Rica

Whisk away to a dreamlike destination in Costa Rica. Shrouded by mystical rainforest and surrounded by hidden waterfalls, El Silencio Lodge & Spa welcomes savy travelers with luxurious sustainability, blissful tranquility, and the vibrant charm of this land's authentic "Pura Vida"

Tucked within a verdant valley El Silencio Lodge & Spa encompasses a 500-acre private cloud forest reserve. Just 60 minutes away from San José, you will find us in picture-perfect Bajos del Toro, a high-altitude basin flanked by the Poas Volcano & Juan Castro Blanco National Parks. We look forward to being your hosts! We pledge to craft an exceptional getaway, honeymoon, family vacation, or wellness holiday.

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Suites & Villas

We know you appreciate the essence of elegant simplicity and special details that frame nature in cozy charm. Our recently-renovated lodging options stand out for their bespoke comforts and nature-kissed aesthetics. Vaulted ceilings, locally-sourced sustainable wood furnishings, and ample private viewing decks with heated whirlpools create personal retreats of rest and connection to the surroundings. All accommodations feature panoramic mountain, river or forest vistas.

Eat & Drink

As a select member of Relais & Châteaux, we can't wait to dazzle you with our superb gastronomy! An interpretation of Costa Rica's traditions are presented with cosmopolitan flair and the intense flavors of farm-to-table ingredients. Pamper your palate with select dishes that inspire health and delight!

two glasses of craft beer on a rock outside
group of people practicing yoga in outdoor studio
woman hanging from silks
a woman getting a hot rock massage

Yoga at El Silencio

Infused with the beauty, tranquility and mysticism of Costa Rica’s cloud forest, our Yoga Deck sets the stage for a holistic rejuvenating experience that harmonizes mind, body, and soul. Schedule a private yoga session (or lesson) and channel nature's healing energy. We gladly host group retreats!

Indulge in Nature

We know that travel sparks a desire for bold adventures, thoughtful introspection, and unique experiences. At El Silencio Lodge & Spa, we have crafted and curated a selection of experiences to help you find your next milestone memory .

Our Offers

Hello Romance

With its mystical cloud forest landscape, El Silencio Lodge offers the perfect romantic getaway.

Indulge in Nature 4 Nights Offer

Take 4 nights to indulge in all 4 elements of nature.


El Silencio Lodge & Spa was the first in Central America to be invited and accepted as a member of Relais & Châteaux, a curated collection of landmark small hotels. The Relais & Châteaux imprimatur conveys the spirit of authenticity and excellence that characterizes the planet's most select independently- owned destinations.




El Silencio Lodge & Spa has earned recognition as a leader in regenerative hospitality with the imprimatur of excellence. It has earned top-level Certification for Sustainable Tourism and accolades that include Top Resort in Central Amerca (Condé Nast Traveler) and Best of the Best (TripAdvisor).