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    Lost Iguana Resort & Spa

    1.5 km North of Arenal dam, Arenal Volcano National Park A2004, Costa Rica
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    • Excellent68%
    • Very good23%
    • Average6%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “luxury suite” (82 reviews)
    “hanging bridges” (360 reviews)
    “heated pool” (61 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 31 July 2012

    We started off our Costa Rica trip driving right from San Juan to the Lost Iguana. While it is one of the most remote hotels in the area, it was well worth the drive! This resort is a beautiful paradise. It is a bit of...More

    Thank Andrea_G1277
    Reviewed 30 July 2012

    We recently spent four nights here at the resort. It was very serene and relaxing. It was remote, but that was one of the perks. The service was impeccable, the food was very delicious, the spa was wonderful. We really enjoyed sitting on our private...More

    Thank Connie M
    Reviewed 30 July 2012

    Hi - we just got back from 4 nights at Lost Iguana. It was a nice resort but not great. The setting is very pretty in the jungle. However, it is also about 20 minutes past La Fortuna, which was quite a bit when you...More

    1  Thank waytoocold
    Reviewed 29 July 2012

    Took a private shuttle from San Juan, very long and windy drive, This place is very remote! We Stayed in room 35, great room with outdoor rock shower and jacuzzi and great view of the volcano in the morning, but it was usually covered by...More

    1  Thank jellybeanlucy
    Response from gogreenCR, Owner at Lost Iguana Resort & SpaResponded 8 August 2012

    I am sorry that you were not happy with your stay. I do agree there were lots of improvements needed when you were there. We are now closing a building at a time and replacing roofs and old wood. Railings have been fixed and all...More

    Reviewed 27 July 2012

    We drove in from Liberia for four nights here before hitting up Tamerindo for a few nights. I wish we would have done it the other way around because this is the sort of paradise you want to end a trip on. After our three...More

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    • Breakfast included
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    • Room Service
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    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • US$111 - US$328 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #10 Romantic Hotel in Arenal Volcano National Park
    • #11 Spa Hotel in Arenal Volcano National Park
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    • Number of rooms
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    southflashappy
    27 November 2017|
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    Response from andrewR5962XT | Reviewed this property |
    I think it’s room numbers - I’d advise a suite above level 4. There are several blocks of rooms, like London flats - this is normal in US. Check the position on their map.
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    11 August 2017|
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    Response from Mary E | Reviewed this property |
    No, it absolutely NOT all-inclusive.
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    14 May 2017|
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    Response from PuraVidaCouple | Reviewed this property |
    Hi! tours can be booked at the front desk, you can go walking to to lake its around 4 kilometers from the hotel (good for exercises) All rooms has A/C. Pura Vida!!
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    "If you don't mind walking uphill, the rooms with a higher elevation had really great views of Arenal..."
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    "Highly recommend the Luxury Suite, but our boy's Standard Room was very nice too."
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    "Take the top floor to get a better night sleep."
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    "Ask for a volcano view and use the golf trolleys for getting about the site."
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