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    Arenal Vista Lodge

    25 km west from La Fortuna, El Castillo, Arenal Volcano National Park 5717, Costa Rica
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    Reviewed 21 February 2011

    We visited this place on Feb 17th 2011. Despite we called several times to confirm our reservation, at the time of our arrival no room was on our name. They finally took us to a room that looked dirty and worn down. The bed sheets...More

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    Response from rablanco, Owner at Arenal Vista LodgeResponded 28 February 2011

    Dear Guest, I am really sorry to hear that your stay at our Lodge was not pleasant. I got involved in investigating your case and there was a misunderstanding with the person who called inquiring for room availability. Since she did not want to pay...More

    Reviewed 16 February 2011

    I'm not here to rebuff any of the previous posts, as I'm sure their experience is what it is. However, my stay at the Arenal Vista Lodge was very peaceful. The pool and the pool deck were inviting and clean. The grounds are well cared...More

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    Response from rablanco, Owner at Arenal Vista LodgeResponded 24 February 2011

    Dear Guess, Thanks for your feedback and tips that you said. We are very glad that you stayed at Arenal Vista Lodge. You will welcome to visit us again. Regards, Raul Blanco.

    Reviewed 2 February 2011

    My wife and I stayed there the last week of January and this place was a disappointment and a total rip of at $110 per night even with breakfast and one “meal” included. The positives: - Good view of the lake and volcano, that’s it!...More

    Thank Jungletom
    Response from rablanco, Owner at Arenal Vista LodgeResponded 24 February 2011

    Dear Guest, we really appreciate your feedback to improve our service delivery. According your comment, we want to explain you: - Our pool is in the outdoors and is fed with natural spring water coming from the mountains. Also, the water is treated accordingly to...More

    Reviewed 26 January 2011

    first off, the people who work at this hotel are fantastic, helpful, kind and courteous. the food is decent. we stayed here because the observatory lodge was booked and my husband asked for the "next closest lodging to the volcano." this place is close but...More

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    Response from rablanco, Owner at Arenal Vista LodgeResponded 1 February 2011

    Arenal Vista is a mountain lodge located 30 minutes away from La Fortuna. The lodge is surrounded by wild nature, and is part of the Biological Corridor between Monteverde Reserve and Arenal Volcano National Park. The location is best suited for travelers who want to...More

    Reviewed 17 January 2011

    We have stayed at this lodge several times,and have enjoyed it every time. The rooms are situated and angled so they all have a view of the volcano. This is semi rustic lodge with lots of tropical wood trim and decore. The rooms are spacious...More

    Thank wanttotravel12
    Response from rablanco, Owner at Arenal Vista LodgeResponded 24 February 2011

    Dear Guess, Thank you very much for your comments and description about the Lodge. You will welcome to visit Costa Rica and our lodge too. Regards, Raúl Blanco.

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    "Don't go there. NOT customer friendly"
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    "We stayed in rooms overlooking the lake and the view was spectacular."
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