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    Arenal Backpackers Resort

    350 Meters West Of Central Park, Main Street Arenal Volcano, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
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    Room & Suite (28)
    Pool & Beach (24)
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    639 reviews
    #6 of 75 Speciality lodging in La Fortuna de San Carlos
     
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    Overview
    • Excellent39%
    • Very good28%
    • Average16%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible8%
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    “private room” (66 reviews)
    “slack line” (19 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Available
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Poolside Bar
    Multilingual Staff
    Laundry Service
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Arenal Hostel Resort
    639 reviews
    #6 of 75 Speciality lodging in La Fortuna de San Carlos
     
    Hostel Backpackers La Fortuna
    325 reviews
    #13 of 75 Speciality lodging in La Fortuna de San Carlos
     
    Hotel Lomas del Volcan
    1,510 reviews
    #9 of 58 hotels in La Fortuna de San Carlos
     
    Volcano Lodge & Springs
    2,885 reviews
    #15 of 58 hotels in La Fortuna de San Carlos
     
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    Reviewed 8 July 2015

    Stayed in a dorm room. It was nice,clean, and roomy. Beds were comfortable and came with sheets and blanket. Room has air conditioning, even though it wasnt hot when I stayed there. The showers actually had hot water. As for amentities, there is wifi but...More

    Thank Leah N
    Reviewed 1 July 2015

    Hostel was nice and clean. Had a private room which had air conditioning, towels provided, a in room safe, free good wifi, and was clean. The hostel has a pool, swim up bar, restaurant and bar, and activity booking ( although I would book in...More

    Thank Brittany S
    Reviewed 20 June 2015

    We rented their private bedroom for two, which was a pretty good deal. It came with AC, access to a pool, laundry, and bar for under 35$a night. The location was great, very close to local buses and shops. Everything was clean and well maintained,...More

    Thank BethKemp
    Reviewed 15 June 2015 via mobile

    It's a nice property but overrated in my opinion! It's noisy and on party-mode all day - 10am to 10pm. They moved all of my stuff to another dorm room while I was on a trip without giving me a heads up. So imagine coming...More

    1  Thank citronella-t
    Reviewed 8 June 2015 via mobile

    The hostel is spacious and open. There is a common area with couches where everyone goes for wifi making it a great area to meet people. The rooms are clean and we stayed in a 6 person dorm. The dorm has it's own restroom but...More

    Thank Melvin M
    Arenal Hostel Resort
    639 reviews
    #6 of 75 Speciality lodging in La Fortuna de San Carlos
     
    Hostel Backpackers La Fortuna
    325 reviews
    #13 of 75 Speciality lodging in La Fortuna de San Carlos
     
    Hotel Lomas del Volcan
    1,510 reviews
    #9 of 58 hotels in La Fortuna de San Carlos
     
    Volcano Lodge & Springs
    2,885 reviews
    #15 of 58 hotels in La Fortuna de San Carlos
     
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$19 - US$42 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 1
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    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Alajuela >
    • Arenal Volcano National Park >
    • La Fortuna de San Carlos
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    Traveller (180)
    Room & Suite (28)
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    Dining (7)
    Hotel & Grounds (125)
    Family and Play Areas (10)
    Bathroom (1)
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    Questions & Answers
    Melissa B
    28 March 2017|
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    Response from CharlieG69 | Reviewed this property |
    I heard the shuttle was $50, but stayed in San Jose two days and took bus to backpackers. The La Fortuna Station was 2.5 hours from San Jose 7-10 station (at the corner of 7th and 10th avenue), I think it was $14 dollars... More
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    babyt27
    27 December 2016|
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    Response from Alexis W | Reviewed this property |
    The check-in staff do leave at ten, and after that there's really just one overnight staff member to make sure the people coming in late at night have wristbands. If you're arriving late into San Jose (or elsewhere) I'd... More
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    EY s
    5 July 2015|
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    Response from lrimolo | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, as Nigel said, is a nice hostel, not a complete hotel; the noise came from a curch on Saturday afternoon, as the answer above, ask for the building to the left of the property (so you can avoid the noise); my room did... More
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    "Stay away from restaurant/bar zone. no view, but sleep is possible!"
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    "Best price and location"
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    "The private rooms have a better view at the volcano"
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    "not the women's only dorm, too cramped and no ventilation"
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