“La Casona del Cafetal”

Excellent gastronomy, quality service,
lodging full of comfortness and convenience in harmony with nature.


Hotel and

In 1994, the “La Casona del Cafetal” Restaurant was born to offer the public a gastronomic option in the beautiful Cachí valley and adjacent to the well-known Orosi valley. Today we are the most visited restaurant in the area and as of 2014 we are proud to announce the La Casona del Cafetal Boutique Hotel, a concept of comfort, luxury and perfect harmony with the exuberant nature of our area. This hotel is an excellent option for those who want to explore the Orosi Valley in Cartago, Costa Rica.

We are characterized by offering excellent cuisine, high-quality service, and lodging full of comfort and convenience in harmony with nature. We trust that our hospitality, service and gastronomy will make your visit an unforgettable memory.

We are specialists in holding weddings and special events, green weddings take place in front of the beautiful Cachi Lake where nature is the main guest.

If you want to know two of the most beautiful valleys in Costa Rica, the Cachi Valley and the Orosi Valley, we invite you to stay at the La Casona del Cafetal hotel and restaurant.



The La Casona del Cafetal restaurant is open all year round, on Sundays and holidays we have a large and delicious buffet, which has a salad bar, garnish bar and desserts. Sunday to Sunday they visit us from all over the country to enjoy the exquisite and varied buffet.

From Monday to Sunday we offer exquisite dishes with a variety of beef, pork, chicken or fish. Our delicious desserts are internationally famous.

The restaurant is located on the banks of the majestic Cachi Lake in the Orosi Valley, we are in the middle of a coffee plantation where you can find trails where you can take rewarding walks, we have a play area for children.



Synonymous of elegance, surrounded by coffee plantations, an intimate and private place, with more than 120 square meters, has a king bed, Jacuzzi, air conditioning, fully equipped minibar, safe, hair dryer, telephone, free Wi-Fi internet, high definition screen, and satellite television. With spectacular views of the Turrialba volcano, in the silence of the night you will only hear the birds, the frogs and the river, this will allow you to be in total harmony with nature and will make your stay an unmatched memory.

This suite is ideal for your honeymoon, celebrating your wedding anniversary, or simply to get out of the routine and escape to a place that provides relaxation, convenience and comfort, with unmatched service.


Our junior suites offer clients a select range of services and unmatched comfort. This room has a king bed, mini bar, coffee maker, air conditioning, high definition television with satellite channels, free WiFi internet access, excellent view.


Our standard rooms offer customers a select range of services and unmatched comfort. These rooms have two queen beds, mini bar, coffee maker, high definition television.


Attractions of the area



We have a truly magical place. In recent years, CASONA DEL CAFETAL has held more than 500 weddings. The scenic beauty, the colonial architecture of our buildings, the majestic Cachí Lake, the great variety of species of flowers, birds, butterflies, the personalized treatment that clients receive, and the excellent food, has made La Casona del Cafetal become the favorite destination for nationals and foreigners to have their dream wedding.

We have different menu options properly prepared for breakfast, lunch and dinner. To find out about the different options, contact us. Salon service and complete crockery are included in all these options.

We recommend our clients opt for a wonderful night of lodging by extending their wedding celebration.

We are specialists in green weddings, learn more about green weddings in Costa Rica.

Types of Weddings:

  • Outdoor Weddings.
  • Green Weddings.
  • Country Weddings.
  • Vintage Weddings.
  • Lake View Weddings.
  • Weddings in the Garden.


Extraordinary events deserve extraordinary places. Our motto is: “Imagine how you want your special celebration and we will make it happen.” We make sure that your event becomes an unforgettable moment, balloons, gunpowder play, a special show, a country wedding, we make it possible.

We have the capacity to serve up to 300 people, we have an extensive menu of culinary options as well as trained staff and a magical place that conspires to make your event exceptional. With easy access from San José and ample parking.


If your company requires the services of a place for a “team building” activity or a leisure or motivation event, awards or corporate strengthening, La Casona del Cafetal is the ideal place. Our extensive green areas are the ideal place for motivational activities and our restaurant is always prepared to offer an excellent menu to cover the dietary needs of your corporate event



The Certificate for Tourism Sustainability – CST – is a program of the Costa Rican Tourism Institute (ICT), designed to categorize and differentiate tourism companies according to the degree to which their operation approaches a sustainability model, in terms of the management of natural, cultural and social resources.

This award is granted by the National Accreditation Commission based in Costa Rica.