Quinta GALEON Lodge
YOUR HOME AWAY FROM HOME
Quinta GALEON Lodge / Costa Rica, is a beautiful, very private, family-owned boutique mountain lodge, a prime, attractive and distinctive quality tourist destination located in the highlands of Costa Rica, at 2050 msnm (6700 fasl), some 60 km from San José, on the way to the Coffee Valley of Santa María de Dota, next to Los Quetzales National Park, on the majestic mountains of Talamanca.
Quinta GALEON Lodge, is personally managed and served by its owners Pablo & Tere, and is highly reviewed for its great food, privacy, service and amazing hospitality.
It offers an excellent level of infrastructure, an exceptional view of the coffee valley of Santa María de Dota, and is considered one of the best places in the world to enjoy and photograph hummingbirds.
A great destination, ideal for families, small groups & individual travelers, mountain & avitourism lovers, looking for zero-stress vacations, relaxation, great birding & photography opportunities & cozy lodging facilities to enjoy.
When looking for Rural Community Tourism options and other traveling and sightseeing options, Quinta GALEON Lodge is also a great place to use as a base camp from where to experience and tour around the beautiful countryside, volcanoes, neighboring attractions, landscape, beaches, towns, people and rural community experiences that Costa Rica offers.
Meals & Services
Yes. Very personalized services. Guest come first. We have an inspiration here. We try to make you feel at home. We always say, when you arrive at Quinta GALEON Lodge, a guest comes in, and a friend goes out.
Sincerely speaking, it is difficult to talk about ourselves. Therefore, we rather take a few lines to transcript some of our random guest testimonials left at different occasions in some of our review forums. With no order in particular:
“The food (breakfast, lunch and dinner) were great, prepared with care and really of high class.” / Nico from The Netherlands
“Pablo and Tere are wonderful hosts and do everything possible to make your stay enjoyable. The rooms are all unique, clean, and quiet.” / Bill Pohley from USA
“Great Lodge! Pablo and Tere do a great job of taking care of you, the food is wonderful and the birds are fantastic. The property has a great view as well. I look forward to going back there. It’s the best food I have had in Costa Rica”/ Nate Chappell, from Houston, Texas, USA
“Costa Rica Bird Stop / Our bird photo trip stopped twice at Quinta Galeon. Terri and Pablo were gracious hosts and the food was excellent. The view is special and the hummingbirds are plentiful. Whether you are a birder or just someone looking to have some peace and quiet in Costa Rica, this is a place to consider.” / Trip63228504161 from Macon, Georgia, USA
“Wonderful Stay / This was the perfect setup for Hummingbird photography. Many species and a lot of them. Our hosts went out of their way to make our stay comfortable. The property is beautiful. Rooms were very nice. Food was excellent and they met my dietary restrictions as well. Perfect hosts! I will definitely be returning” KM/Journey46666497590 from USA
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Travel Planning & Logistics Services
Here to help in any way we can, with any logistics or travel planning needs you might have.
…Say, you might need unbiased feedback as to recommended places or areas you might be considering in the country? No problem, just call us or drop us a line !! .
Do you need Private Transportation services? Yes, we can arrange that too for you. Just let us know how we can help you?.
Work From Home
Do you need to have access to a decent and stable Internet connection to “Work From Home”.
Quinta GALEON Lodge has Fiber Optics services in place and we will be more than happy to offer your a connection to the world. Just let us know ahead of time and we’ll arrange that for you.
COVID 19 Protocols & COVID 19 Statistics in the Area
At Quinta GALEON Lodge, we have very strict COVID and health safety related protocols in place. This responsible attitude towards preventing and allowing ourselves to coexist with COVID risks and eventual exposition, can also be said of our beautiful coffee valley of Santa María de Dota, our closest town, at the foothills of Quinta GALEON Lodge and other neighboring towns.
An important fact to highlight for you all reading this section of our website: The entire Los Santos Area and The Highlands is by far and will continue to be the area in Costa Rica with the fewest numbers of COVID cases, almost to a non-existent level. * Source: La Nación Newspaper, http://t.ly/thML
As of November 30th, 2020, there have been almost 140,000 Covid cases reported in Costa Rica since we had the first COVID case 270 days ago.
As of December 1st, 2020, Dota, our county, where we are located, reports only 36 COVID cases, i.e 0.0003% meaning 3/ ten thousandths of the Costa Rica Covid cases.
Zona de Los Santos, include 3 counties, i.e Dota, Tarrazú & León Cortés. The 3 counties combined report a total of just 202 out of 140.000+ total COVID cases reported since the beginning of the pandemic.
Bottom line: When visiting Costa Rica, definitely Quinta GALEON Lodge, Dota, The Highlands and Los Santos Area are by much and will continue to be, the safest places to visit, to enjoy and to put in your bucket list as part of your Costa Rica vacations and travel plans.