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Hotel Sueno Dorado & Hot Springs

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Reviewed 13 September 2016

We had a family room for two nights, the kids love the hot spring swimming pools, the view right from the room and the property was just perfect. all the staff was very friendly and helpful arranging all the excursions

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Reviewed 6 September 2016

We were at sueño dorado for 3 nights and the place was great, the hot spings werw amazing, 5 swimming pools all with different temperature , my family really love this place, we had one big room for all 5 of us

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Cullman, Alabama
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

If you want to check out all the fancy hot springs / bars, this place is walking distance. They serve traditional rice and beans breakfast or American styled eggs and such. It's quaint, decent air, clean, and the on premises hot springs aren't warm enough to overcome the rain. But Baldi is walking distance. At $150 / night, it's not...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 2 August 2016

We were for 2 nights at hotel sueño dorado, the view from the hotel was just amazing, you can see the volcano from any where at the property. nice gardens and the best the hot springs, 5 swimming pools 4 of them with hot water. very nice large rooms with a/c

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Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

^The Arenal Volcano area was maybe one of the nicest area in Costa Rica we have been to.a lot of activities to do, canopy, horse backriding, rafting and more. we arranged most of the tour at the front desk we where at Hotel Sueño Dorado for 2 nights, the hot springs at the hotel were great.

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Reviewed 18 July 2016

we were at the hotel at night for the hot springs, very nice pools with different temperatures , they must have around 5 different swimming pools with beautiful gardens, we had a few drinks at the bar close to the pool, the price for the beer was $2 which very good

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

Owner is very nice. We had delicious custom cooked meals two times a day. Facility was below average. Just need to have an open mind. We had the hot spring to ourselves, so it was great after a day of hiking. Ask for room 11. Overall experience was good.

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Hotel S, Manager at Hotel Sueno Dorado & Hot Springs, responded to this review

thank you very much for your review, we are very happy to know you have a nice stay with us

Phoenix, United States
Reviewed 3 January 2016

The motel is situated about halfway between La Fortuna and the Volcano National Park. Taxis are required to go anywhere. The staff were polite and helpful (but sometimes a little slow). The rooms were clean. Our beds were a little hard. Breakfast was provided but, honestly, it was only so-so. The hot springs are more like hot tubs. Love the...

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Hotel S, Manager at Hotel Sueno Dorado & Hot Springs, responded to this review

thank you for your review we are glad to let you know we have been making a lot of improves at the hotel, beding and others have been changed

Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

I read here that it's run by very sweet people but I was denied a towel at hot springs after various requests. It's not that it was busy they had to run out of towels, there were 3 people in total. Bring your own towel if you want to go to hot springs here

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Hotel S, Manager at Hotel Sueno Dorado & Hot Springs, responded to this review

hello we are very sorry you had a bad experience with us. the good thing is that thank you to all reviews, we have make a lot of improvements at the hotel

Wien, Österreich
Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

Very old, uncomfortable place. Bed smells awful, holes in the towels, dead insects at the ceiling. Toilet was leaking, shower full of mold. Plus: unfriendly staff without manners, didn't even say "hello". Btw: the pool with the hot springs is dirty too, hundrets of hair swim inside.

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Hotel S, Manager at Hotel Sueno Dorado & Hot Springs, responded to this review

hello we are very sorry you had a bad experience with us. the good thing is that thank you to all reviews, we have make a lot of improvements at the hotel

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are facing the imposing Volcan Arenal in Costa Rica, surrounded by lush nature and places very close icons attraction is as hot Baldi, places Kalambu Water Park, where exotic animals are observed in the incredible tropical vegetation that characterizes us, enjoys a great view of the volcano with our warm hospitality, spacious and comfortable rooms offering amenities to rest and relax in our pools thermo-mineral waters volcanic owned and taste of our food high in our beloved Costa Rica ... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Sueno Dorado & Hot Springs

Address: | 5 km west of la Fortuna on the way to the Arenal Volcano, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park 21007, Costa Rica (Formerly El Sueno Dorado Hotel)
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park > La Fortuna de San Carlos
Price Range: $132 - $257 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Sueno Dorado & Hot Springs 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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“Rooms are all the same facing garden .”
 of 5 bubbles 759dorothyd, 31 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Do not stay here unless you like dirty rooms and bed bugs. Yack.”
 of 5 bubbles 53viviana, 19 Mar 2014 | Read review
“Low #'s closest to pools; #11 self-contained handicap room a bit larger.”
 of 5 bubbles Quakerspices, 22 Jan 2014 | Read review
“Ask manager about excursions.....they give at discounted prices!!!”
 of 5 bubbles jg10304, 6 Aug 2011 | Read review
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