Arenal Hostel Resort

Address: \N, La Fortuna, Province of Alajuela, 506, Costa Rica | Hostel
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This hostel, located on \N, La Fortuna, is near Doka Estate Coffee Tour.
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          • Swimming pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/lounge


          • Adjoining Rooms
          • Free High-Speed Internet
          • Wheelchair accessibility
          • Kitchenette
          • Free parking


          • Shuttle bus service

          TravelPod Member ReviewsArenal Hostel Resort La Fortuna

          Reviewed by bananamoozie

          Nicest hostel so far!

          Reviewed Feb 12, 2013
          by (4 reviews) Brisbane , Australia Flag of Australia

          The people are nice (especially the bartender Roberto), the location is good (right around the corner from the bus station and a close walk to plenty of restaurants and tour companies), the amenities are great (a pool with a bar attached and a nice garden area).

          Overall, no complaints

          This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

          Reviewed by jessi330


          Reviewed Jun 21, 2012
          by (5 reviews) Omaha , United States Flag of United States

          The courtyard was nicely landscaped and had picnic tables and hammocks. There was a pool and a bar at the back. Rooms had air conditioning and rocking chairs outside. I can't speak about the breakfast as we left too early to have it. We stayed in the dorms and the beds were comfortable.

          This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

          Reviewed by laura981

          awesome nice place

          Reviewed May 22, 2012
          by (8 reviews) Parrish , United States Flag of United States

          The staff here was very accommodating and nice. They toured us around all their available rooms and made a reservation for us with just a days notice and we got a private room with private bathroom for less money than we paid for a dorm room at another hostel in town. It is a little more quiet and laid back here, but we liked it better that way. The rooms were large, nice, comfortable, and clean. Would definitely recommend.

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          TripAdvisor Reviews Arenal Hostel Resort La Fortuna

          4.00 of 5 stars Excellent

          Travel Blogs from La Fortuna

          Back Country Costa Rica

          A travel blog entry by paleojohn2010


          ... The construction of these roads did not account for passing areas nor the steepness of the road grade. So down hill on the other side of the hill was still a problem because of the long line of cars. The drive was a test in patience.

          Even when the road way was clear the maximum speed limit was 80 kilometers an hour (50 mph) and the opportunities to get going that fast were far and few between. Again along the roadway ...

          Toad Hall and strippers

          A travel blog entry by arigney87


          ... When we got in, it felt like a giant high school dance - people were lining the walls, the music was echoing off the tile floor, and no one was dancing..... except us, of course. After a while couples started joining us, showing us up with their fabulous salsa and merenge dancing. Man, I wish I had someone to dance with like that, and that I knew how to do it. The couples looked so relaxed and happy, and they moved so smoothly and confidently... jealous.

          Traveler Photos Arenal Hostel Resort La Fortuna

          Vilcan Cerro Chato dans les nuages
          La Fortuna, Costa Rica