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Nice place, great staff and extremely accommodating!
Breakfast every morning included some of the freshest and tastiest fruit I have ever eaten. The room had an AC unit and a fridge. Everytime we would get back to the hotel we were delighted to see fresh...More
My guest and I were picked up from the airport two hours late and assigned a cockroach infested room with partially functioning amenities. There was no one at the roach motel that spoke English. The free wifi does not work in the reception office, so...More
Let me first say that we have traveled and stayed in 3rd world countries hotels..
1 The road has been out for months and they did not contact us. The road is supposed to be out another 11 months.
2 The detour is 30 minutes...More
First, an avalanche (one that we had heard about only upon arrival in La Fortuna) had obstructed the main road leading to the hotel, resulting in a taxi ride that took 35 minutes instead of the promised 5. In fact, we had to pay ten...More
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Response from Mario B, Owner at Hotel Lavas del ArenalResponded 24 October 2015
Hi Isby, once again as I explained here there is no way we can refund moneys we have not charged. Your reservation came to us from a third party company and there are cancellation policies in place that we must respect. I can guarantee you...More
In short words, I'd definitely go back. If you're going with friends and are interested in a cheap but good place to stay, this hotel you'll probably like.
Just make sure you have a car or another transport, since it's about ten minutes away from...More
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Things to do
US$91 - US$187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Star rating provided by Expedia.
#3 Top resorts Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#22 Family Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#26 Romantic Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
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We saw a couple big hairy spiders on a nature hike to Rio Celeste. I was surprised that we saw no bugs other than the occasional mosquito at the hotel. Going during the dry season helps, I suppose. Oh, and there are lots... More
We saw a couple big hairy spiders on a nature hike to Rio Celeste. I was surprised that we saw no bugs other than the occasional mosquito at the hotel. Going during the dry season helps, I suppose. Oh, and there are lots of ants. But we only saw the two spiders the whole week--not that we went looking for them!
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"Rooms toward the front of the property will have a stronger WIFI signal. There are ramps for accessibility..."