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    Arenal Lodge

    200 meters NW from the Arenal Lake dam, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 1250, Costa Rica
    +1 855-760-3728
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    1 - 5 of 656 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    After what seemed like forever driving up the gravel road to the hotel, we made it to the lobby, and the views were worth it. We rented the chalet, and woke up to a beautiful view of the volcano. The breakfast was provided and filling,...More

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    Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

    The staff was fabulous. We arrived two hours early and they welcomed us right away and worked to find us rooms. The rooms (we had the chalets) were wonderful. Comfortable, big, small fridge, amazing views. The grounds had their own great trails and there is...More

    1  Thank Mj024
    Response from Marco D, Gerente de operaciones. at Arenal LodgeResponded 6 April 2017

    thank you very much. We appreciate your comment and we know it will be very useful for future guest. Best regard.

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stayed 6 nights at the Arenal Lodge last week and had the most wonderful time. We traveled as a couple for my 30th birthday, and could not have been more impressed by our first time in Costa Rica! The service at the Arenal Lodge...More

    1  Thank Rachel W
    Response from Marco D, Operaciones at Arenal LodgeResponded 6 days ago

    Thank you very much. Your review was so good and descriptive of what Arenal Lodge is about. All We can say is that we hope to have you back in Arenal Lodge soon. Thank you again. Best regard.

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    This was a clean very inexpensive cabin. Adorable! Great breakfast. Beautiful surroundings. Safe and lovely. Friend staff. We were disappointed it didn't face the volcano. We did hear the rumble. Good shower. Firm bed. Tv. No pool. Air conditioned. Simple and clean. Loved it.

    Thank HighAim
    Response from Marco D, Operaciones at Arenal LodgeResponded 6 days ago

    We appreciate your comment. It will be useful for future clients, of course we hope to have you in Arenal Lodge again, and you may rent a garden view, junior suite or chalet, all of them with the best view to Arenal Volcano. Best regard.

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Lots of good to say about this place and some ok. Grounds - The grounds are beautiful. Views are incredible. Just gorgeous. You feel like you are in the middle of the forest with views of the volcano. Entrance Road Up - I read mixed...More

    1  Thank Heidi B
    Response from Marco D, Operaciones at Arenal LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you very much. Is good that you enjoyed your stay, and just want to tell you that we are putting A/C in more room. Your feedback is very good for us, and help us to improve. Best regards.

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Internet
    • Restaurant
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    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • US$80 - US$169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • #12 Spa Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 46
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    • Location
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    • Province of Alajuela >
    • Arenal Volcano National Park >
    • La Fortuna de San Carlos
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    21 October 2017|
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    Response from Andrew D | Reviewed this property |
    We did a rental vehicle when we stayed at Arenal Lodge so that we had flexibility to do different things. It really depends on where you are arriving from, and depends on what you are planning on doing, how long you are... More
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    30 September 2017|
    Response from Andrew D | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, it is on site and is about $25US. I don't know how good it is as we didn't end up with the time to try it.
    24 September 2017|
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    Response from cthurk | Reviewed this property |
    There's lots to do in this area. Rainforest walks (animal viewing), zip-lining, hot spring, cloud walks. Where else were you looking? 5 days isn't a lot. Driving will take u longer than expected. We rented from national... More
    Room Tips
    "Book a chalet room, the views are worth it"
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    "Junior Suites! Room 306 for large, end patio."
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    "If you travel w /families, choose a 2 BR family room. Each one is different but they give you separate rooms"
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    "23 - excellent view"
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