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El Silencio Lodge and Spa

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
Bajos de Toro Amarillo, Sarchi Norte, Toro Amarillo, Costa Rica
4.8 out of 5 rating 81 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.8

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at El Silencio Lodge and Spa in Toro Amarillo, you'll be in the mountains, within a 5-minute drive of Poas Volcano National Park and Juan Castro Blanco National Park. This 4-star hotel is 26.7 mi (43 km) from La Paz Waterfall Gardens and 4.8 mi (7.7 km) from Catarata del Toro.


Treat yourself to a stay in one of the 15 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring fireplaces and 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 keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment.


Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages, body treatments, and facials. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and gift shops/newsstands.


Enjoy local cuisine at Las Ventanas, a restaurant where you can enjoy drinks at the bar/lounge, take in the garden view, and even dine alfresco. You can also stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). 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.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Juan Castro Blanco National Park - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Poas Volcano National Park - 2.9 km / 1.8 mi
Catarata del Toro - 7.7 km / 4.8 mi
Else Kientzler Botanical Garden - 20 km / 12.4 mi
Laguna Río Cuarto - 23.1 km / 14.4 mi
Laguna del Hule - 29.7 km / 18.5 mi
Aguas Zarcas Church - 37.6 km / 23.4 mi
Aquas Zarcas Square - 37.7 km / 23.4 mi
Quesada City Park - 38.7 km / 24 mi
La Paz Waterfall Gardens - 43 km / 26.7 mi
Doka Estate - 44.6 km / 27.7 mi
Corso Lechería - 46.3 km / 28.8 mi
Colinas del Poas - 49.3 km / 30.6 mi
Hacienda Alsacia - 50.1 km / 31.2 mi

The nearest airports are:
San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.) - 46.7 km / 29 mi
San Jose (SYQ-Tobias Bolanos Intl.) - 63.4 km / 39.4 mi
La Fortuna (FON-Arenal) - 80 km / 49.7 mi

The preferred airport for El Silencio Lodge and Spa is San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.).

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • Guests must transfer via required shuttle to the property. Guests must contact the property at least 48 hours before travel, using the contact information on the confirmation received after booking.

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

  • Children 7 years old and younger are not permitted at this property.

  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

  • No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: CRC 75000 per vehicle

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Fireplace in lobby
  • -Free self parking
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Wedding services
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Gift shops or newsstand
  • -Concierge services
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Spa treatment room(s)
  • -One meeting room
  • -Terrace
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Library
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Full-service spa
  • -Spa services on site
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Conference space size (feet) - 646
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 60
  • -Restaurant
  • -Express check-in
  • -Express check-out
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Garden
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking