El Silencio Lodge & Spa is an eco luxury hotel located in the tropical cloud forest, 90 minutes from the airport. The property lies in a 500-acre private reserve, with flowing creeks and hidden waterfalls. The lodge has 16 upscale cottage suites, each featuring a gas fireplace, premium amenities, a viewing deck with rocking chairs, an outdoor whirlpool tub and spectacular mountain or river views. Guests can indulge themselves in Esencia Spa for relaxing massages, facials and body wraps. There is also a yoga deck. At the restaurant, dishes include regional fish and poultry while the garden supplies most of the organic herbs and vegetables. Other services include internet access, laundry services, souvenir boutique and parking.