Star Mountain Jungle Lodge


Situated in Mal Pais within the Nicoya Peninsula region of Costa Rica, Star Mountain Jungle Lodge is tucked away in the hillside, yet only 2km to the nearest beach. While staying at this lodge you will get opportunity to experience the power of the pacific waves and beauty of the jungle and will be amazed to see the monkeys curiously peering from tree tops throughout the peninsula. This place is ideal for the nature lovers and also for the people who are seeking for a place to spend a vacation close to the nature as well as tranquil. You will find stunning white sand beaches, dreamy blue ocean waters where you can enjoy water adventure activities or just sit on the beach and spend some relaxing time.

Accommodation Facilities:

Hotel Rooms:

The lodge guest rooms are simple but comfortable and arrayed hillside and are fronted by a sitting porch where you can sit and get relaxed as well as enjoy the views into the green hills of the Cabo Blanco valley. These rooms are featured with private bathroom with hot water shower, a mini fridge, room safe and ceiling fans and all are spacious and decorated beautifully. You will find a queen size bed in two bedrooms and in other two you will get  a queen size bed and a single bed.

House with two Bedrooms:

There is Casita-a detached small house, nestled a few steps from the swimming pool, is ideal for families or groups of friends. In this Casita you will find one bedroom with a queen size bed and another room with beds for two – four people. Both rooms include a bathroom with hot water shower. Casita is featured with a ceiling fan, a room safe and desk.

Star Mountain Lodge can also be rented whole by a family or group on an exclusive basis. In this lodge accommodation facilities include 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. Facilities also include maid service and chef service can also be arranged. There is a shared outdoor salon that is plushly furnished with sofas, chairs and tables is perfect for reading and writing. In your breakfast the lodge offers a healthy breakfast with bread, jams, fresh fruit, juices, cereals, yogurt and eggs but they don’t serve lunch or dinner.


Activities Cabo Blanco Absolute Wildlife Reserve

Only 4 miles away you will find the entrance to Cabo Blanco National Park, the first National Park established in Costa Rica, will allow you to explore the wildlife as its 3,000 acres of untouched wildlife is testimony to Costa Rica’s commitment to preserve large tracts of land. Within 4 hours you can reach the while sandy beach  in front of the Island of Cabo Blanco by the main trail.

Horseback Riding:

Star Mountain offers different tours depending on the rider’s level. You can go for an early morning or for a sunset ride and take the lodge horse as your gentle guides through jungle, mountains, jungle and beaches.

Birding, Hiking:

This small jungle lodge provides a wonderful launching point for bird tours. As this lodge property is adjacent to Cabo Blanco Nature Reserve, you can get best birding opportunities with the help of the guides and go for a  private or semi-private tours on an hourly basis. Through the property’s private 225 acre reserve, you can enjoy hiking and spot many kind of wild animals.

Canopy del Pacifico in Mal Pais:

You can make reservation and can go for tours that are at 9 am and 2 pm and can enjoy hiking as well as learning about medicinal plants, birds and animals. It will be a great experience to go for a Canopy ride more than 1 kilometer cables, 9 platforms.

Surfing, Fishing or Boat Tours:

Star Mountain Lodge is 4 miles from the famous Playa Carmen surfing beaches of Mal Pais and Santa Teresa. If you want to enjoy playing with the waves with your paddle board you can collect the Surf information, lessons and board rentals can be arranged from the lodge. If you like to enjoy fishing then you can take help of one of the local fishermen and can catch tuna, snapper and many other types of fish near the Cabo Blanco island. But if you don’t like fishing, just can go for a boat tour or can scout for turtles, manta rays, whales, dolphins and sea birds.


Star Mountain Lodge has a palm thatched and 700 square foot (64 square meter) teak hardwood platform yoga studio is surrounded by jungle where you practice your poses and hear nothing else than the relaxing sounds of nature, sounds of birds and monkeys as a symphonic backdrop.


Star Mountain Hotel

Mal Pais Costa Rica

Tel. (506) 2640 0101



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