Finca Lerida, nested along the lively skirts of VolcanBaru and the high ridges of the Central Range. Located 10 km uphill from Boquete, this property used to be half grasslands/half tropical forest yearlong.
Lerida is a place to go searching for Quetzals and other specialties. Located in an exclusive private nature reserve at an altitude ranging from 5,000 to 10,000 feet above sea level, Finca Lerida is a unique and preferred destination for people interested in exploring its rich flora and fauna, for bird watchers, nature photographers and eco-tourism in general.
Finca Lerida was original vintage family home of Scandinavian design consists of 7 suites and 4 bedrooms, each with private bath, decorated conserving the warm Scandinavian style.
The inviting living room with its charming old fireplace and the garden bohio has views of the forest and stream on the property. Finca Lerida Ecolodge has 11 very comfortable deluxe rooms with private bath, each with its own porch overlooking the pristine forest and our small coffee plantation. The award winning coffee is produced in keeping with the lodges commitment to preserve the environment and is an important element in sustaining the surrounding forests.
All rooms offer a 42-inch LCD TV with satellite cable channels, safe, deluxe toiletries featuring Damana products, Wi-Fi Internet and phone service.
*All rooms and suites are 100% non-smoking.
After a day of birding, hiking, walking or just relaxing, enjoy the old style excellent and traditional home cooked meals.
La Brulerie Restaurant: a traditional menu enriched with their own creations, incorporating fresh ingredients and savory seasonings into fine cuisine. Seafood, meats, pastas, soups, gourmet sandwiches and local dishes are served in the midst of lively birds and sights of our beautiful and antique coffee Estate.
Coffee Shop: Our coffee shop emanates a special aroma of coffee tradition, lined with adornments and souvenirs. You’ll find our service steeped in diligence and kindness from all our staff of professionals.
Restaurant, coffee plantation, hiking trails, gardens and event room
Bird Watching: The trails of Finca Lerida are ecological paths that lead you through the coffee plantation and tropical forest of Boquete.
This is the most accessible region of Chiriqui’s High Lands where the beautiful Quetzal bird can be seen thanks to the conservation of the forest and the “Aguacatillo” tree that provides the Quetzal with its favorite fruit.
Most of these trails go deep inside La Amistad International Park where more than 500 species of American Tropical birds can be found.
Coffee Tour: This tour illustrates the coffee culture in a fun way, helping the participant better enjoy this legendary aromatic drink. After a tour like this, a cup of coffee will never taste the same!
Hiking: In this tour you will discover a great variety of exotic animals and plants inhabiting our forests. Finca Lerida borders Amistad National Park (PILA), a natural reserve protected both by Panama and Costa Rica that has been declared a World Heritage Site.
• Maximum room occupancy: 4 adults
• Check in 3:00pm, Check out:1:00pm