Paraiso Lodge,

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Paraiso Lodge Reviews


Our lodge is located in Paraiso de Cartago on a hill on 1500mts above sea level. We offer a great view to the Orosi valley. Enjoy hiking, trekking or nature tours in the area surrounded by big active volcanoes, rain- and cloud forest.
Birdwatching and spanish is also available.
For activities we offer canopy, rafting, canyoning, mountain biking, botanical & coffee tours and much more.
The lodge has a community kitchenette and a safe parking. We offer a pick up for $US 2,50 from Paraiso town to the lodge. Also you can walk for about 30min from the bus station.
Every 30min is leaving a public bus for $US 2 from San Jose to Paraiso town directly.
All rooms have a private bathroom with hot water and a terracy with its great view for the sunsets.
We offer also weekly packages for the area.

Location and Contact


• The lodge is located in Paraiso de Cartago which you reach by the airport crossing San Jose to Cartago city - the old capital. From San Jose it is about 20km.
• Here you drive direction to Paraiso/Turrialba for another 7km to the central park of Paraiso. From the traffic lights by the park drive right about 600m straigth until the fire station ("bomberos de Paraiso"). Here you drive left 800mts until Picacho Restaurant & Tourism complex - in front you drive in to the lodge by a dirt road 500mts.
• There are several signs on the road.

Facilities and Amenities

Family-Friendly Hostel

Older travelers (+50)

Party Hostel

Quiet Rest

Solo Traveller



Safe Deposit Box


Wi-Fi in Lobby/Commons

Wi-Fi in Rooms

Airport Pickup


City Tours


Pub Crawls

BBQ Grill

Concierge/Info Desk

Currency Exchange


Hot Showers

Jobs/Work Available



Lounge Area

No Bunkbeds

Wheelchair Accessible

Credit Card Payments

Entirely Non-Smoking

Lockers in Rooms

Luggage Storage

Power Point/Sockets in Rooms

Service Animals


Genders: Males & Females

Max. Age: All Ages

Min. Age with Parent (dorms): All Ages

Min. Age with Parent (private room): All Ages

Min. Age without Parent: All Ages

Note: We offer complete very economic weekly packages

Checkout: 16:00 (4 PM)

Curfew: No Curfew

Lockout: No

Maximum Stay: Unlimited

Minimum Stay: 1 night

Open Dates: All Year

Reception Hours: Limited Hours

Size: Small (less than 30 beds)

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