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Arenal Lodge

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Colorado
Reviewed 25 November 2013

We spent 2 nights at the Arenal Lodge and were really happy with our experience. The rooms were clean and comfortable, the food was good, staff was friendly and we really enjoyed the nature hike with the resident naturalist. He knew every plant, animal, reptile, and bug we came across. The views of the volcano were amazing, I can't imagine...

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GutiMau, General Manager at Arenal Lodge, responded to this review

Hello dear friends, thank you for letting us know about your stay in Arenal Lodge. We feel happy to know that you had a good time and enjoyed your stay. The views from Arenal Lodge are incomparable and we feel lucky to have such a nice location, we love sharing it with our guests and visitors. Thanks again for your...

Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
Reviewed 13 November 2013

Arenal Lodge is an amazing resort with fabulous views, food, and staff. The chalet rooms are very spacious and the view is like no other. The chalets do not have air conditioning but it is rarely needed there. There are screened windows with a ceiling fan which kept us very comfortable every night. There are hairdryers, shampoo, and shower gel...

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GutiMau, General Manager at Arenal Lodge, responded to this review

God afternoon dear friends, Thank you very much for leaving your feedback, we really appreciate you let us know that we are doing good. This is the motivation that we need to keep doing a good job every day! We are happy that you liked the ride through the bumpy road, it make spart of the adventure!! Miguel and Arturo...

Huntington, New York, United States
Reviewed 6 November 2013

I traveled with my fiancee and the only word I have to describe the view from this hotel is wow. It is truly one of the most amazing views I have ever seen. The view is complemented by the beautiful property and friendly staff. There are tons of activities to do in the area as well as at the hotel....

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GutiMau, General Manager at Arenal Lodge, responded to this review

Dear friends , thank you very much for letting us know about your experience at Arenal Lodge. On behalf of lour team, we feel more commited every day of working with our hearts, so that people like you can take back home a little piece of paradise with them, so that they will want to come back in the future....

Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 6 November 2013

My girlfriend and I wanted to get away and stayed in one of their hilltop chalets and we could not have asked for a more spectacular experience. Every morning we woke up to beautiful views of the volcano and the lake and enjoyed the delicious juices and fresh fruit in addition to our breakfast every morning. The staff was always...

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GutiMau, General Manager at Arenal Lodge, responded to this review

Hello our dear friends, On behalf of the team of people who works at Arenal Lodge to make your experience memorable, we thank you very much for your kind comments, it makes our job very enjoyable and rewarding, knowing that you are taking back home wonderful memories of the time spent in Arenal Lodge. We are grateful that you stopped...

Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 5 November 2013

This place is heaven on earth. Arenal Lodge is beautiful, no matter which way you look; the views of the volcano are unmatched, the gardens are vibrant, the lake glistens in the sun, the rolling hills are covered with rainforest and horses. The rooms, restaurant and all the facilities are all comfortable, clean and accompanied by great views. The food...

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GutiMau, General Manager at Arenal Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your beautiful comments, we feel delighted that you had such a great time. Been a central point to almost all activities , makes Arenal Lodge The Place to be, far from the crowd and close to nature with majestic views of the Arenal volcano and lake. Saludos from Costa Rica!!

Agoura, California
Reviewed 28 October 2013

I have stayed at this hotel last December. Hotel is located on a top of hill but that didn't matter as taxi drivers drove us to the top of the hotel. Location is excellent and the hotel property is huge. Plan on spending a day in the hotel exploring the location and the free horse ride they provide. Restaurant ambiance...

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GutiMau, General Manager at Arenal Lodge, responded to this review

Dear friends, good morning!! We are delighted to know that you had such a great time while staying at Arenal Lodge. We feel happy and motivated to keep doing our best so people like you can enjoy what we have to offer in our little piece of paradise!! Your friends at Arenal Lodge!!

NJ
Reviewed 22 October 2013

Great place to spend some quiet time and enjoy nature at its best. Not easy to reach, right now the bridge that takes you to the Lodge is down but the Lodge accommodates you by picking you up where the bridge collapsed. Rooms are great, food is good and the staff is outstanding. Highly recommend it. The rooms by the...

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GutiMau, General Manager at Arenal Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your comments, we are glad you enjoyed your stay here at the lodge. We are working hard to build the new bridge, which will be ready in the next day or two. In the meanwhile we are happy to pick you up and take you to the lodge. Thanks again for your comments and hope...

Port Charlotte, Florida
Reviewed 20 October 2013

We enjoyed our stay at the Arenal Lodge primarily because of the breathtaking views of Arenal from the pool and restaurant area. Our family had two adjoining rooms surrounded by gorgeous gardens. An easy walking path behind the rooms gave us our first taste of the flora and even some fauna we would see during our stay. One pouring evening...

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GutiMau, General Manager at Arenal Lodge, responded to this review

We thank you very much for your nice comments! Definitely, the views from Arenal Lodge are the best in the area! Due to our rmagnificent location you are able to experience volcano and lake views like no one else!! We are located way out of the crowd, thats why a taxi will be a little more than the rest of...

New York, NY
Reviewed 16 October 2013

My husband and I traveled to Costa Rica this summer (August 6-14), and stayed at the Arenal Lodge for three nights. We had a chalet room, on the upper floor, and were blown away by the magnificent view. The room was huge, had two large beds (one king, one queen/full), and even had a couch with a pull-out bed. There...

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GutiMau, General Manager at Arenal Lodge, responded to this review

Good afternoon dear friends!! We thank you for stopping by and leaving your kind comments, we feel highly motivated that you enjoyed your stay here so much and we thank you again for your visit. We feel your comments are the best compensation we can get for a job well done!! Thank you again , Your friends

Australia
Reviewed 28 September 2013

Our room at Arenal was one of the nicest so far in our week in Costa Rica. We had a Junior Suite for a discounted price - I was quoted the official rate but after I asked if there was a cheaper option I offered a price that was around $30USD cheaper so it was a bargain. (This is showing...

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Buenas tardes amigos Thank you for leaving your comments, they are of great motivation for us to keep doing a good job. Thats the idea when you travel, have a good time, in a charming place with a nice atmosphere and close to nature, thats what we are!! Thanks again for your feedback!!

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Spa
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Breakfast included
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Arenal Lodge provides guests with the excitement of staying in an authentic rainforest lodge with breathtaking panoramic views of Costa Rica’s famous Arenal Volcano and Lake Arenal. Guests will enjoy a casual and relaxed rustic lodge setting with the added value of a complimentary breakfast daily. Located on 2000-acres of beautiful tropical rainforest, the lodge is situated near Arenal Volcano National Park. The lodge is surrounded by rainforest - housing hundreds of exotic birds, small animals and the beautiful tropical flowers and trees of Costa Rica. and is its own local tourist attraction due to its exclusive location with breathtaking panoramic views of Arenal Volcano and Lake Arenal. The lodge features a full service restaurant with local and international cuisine, gift shop, three heated outdoor Jacuzzis, an infinite edge swimming pool, walking trails, a butterfly garden, horseback riding, a game room and outdoor playground for children, fitness room, sauna, and free wireless high speed internet access. Guest rooms and suites feature cable TV, telephone, coffee maker, clock radio, and all have private baths. Complimentary crib and wheel chair are available on request. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Arenal Lodge

Address: 200 meters NW from the Arenal Lake dam, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park 1250, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park > La Fortuna de San Carlos
Price Range: $137 - $210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Arenal Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 46
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Arenal Hotel La Fortuna De San Carlos
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#14 Spa Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
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“We had a Jr. suite that was wonderful #6”
39ginai, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“202 & up are top floor chalets, 102, 104, 106 etc bottom level chalets, view slightly better on top for some”
W2846GZjulier, 2 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for Arenal View - A bit pricy but worth it !”
Gl0beTrotter999, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The rooms in the chalet have the best view. Family rooms are also very spacious.”
lauracE4919JW, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“book the junior suite”
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