Albergue La Catarata
TravelPod Member ReviewsAlbergue La Catarata La Fortuna
it is a simple cabin, but comfortable. There is a "kitchen", but no stove or oven and limited supplies. The toilet was malfunctioning and they could not fix it well, even though they tried.
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Hola Chicos! It's been a great few days - met up with friends, Siva and Rukman for hiking in the cloud forest, a great coffee tour, and finished up with some of the greatest zip lining in the country. We left Monteverde on our "jeep-boat-jeep" yesterday afternoon, which involved, as the name implies, some rough roads, before a ferry took us to the town of La Fortuna, which sits in the shadow of the famous Arenal volcano. ...
... this cloud forest as it is in places all over the world. March and April were the driest months ever recorded here, and the rains are less frequent and more intense, causing erosion concerns. We have seen first hand how crucial the gentle frequent rains are to the delicate balance of countless plants, insects and birds in this critical habitat.
What will happen to this forest, and what it will mean for the community of Monteverde, ...
... to pick a meat, we asked if we could get a combination plate and they agreed. I think we got more than the usual share because the cook came out to ask us if he had put too much food on our plate. I told him not to worry, that we would eat it all.
Brian did as evidenced in the picture. He not only ate his plate but a fourth of mine. I also got a smoothie of a fruit they call guarana which tastes a lot like the Mexican guanabana ...
... Swing, Ziplining or Superman to see them, you may have to push play a few times - there are also a number of pics attached below - seemed like there was too many good ones not to share some of them). The nice thing about the canopy zipline is you really got a sense of the vastness of this place. On one of the ziplines, hawks were soaring nearby and you felt like one of them with the bird's eye view before you.
Other enjoyable parts of ...
Other places to stay in La Fortuna
7 km west of Catholic Church of La Fortuna, La Fortuna | 3 star hotelfrom $138
- Had a great stay
- Good place
- Good hotel with very nice people.
La Fortuna de San Carlos-Arenal Lake road, La Fortuna | 3 star hotelfrom $99
- Highly recommeded!
- Perfect Volcano Views
- Great Hotel
La Palma de la Fortuna de San Carlos, La Fortuna | 3 star hotelfrom $55
4,2 Km West of Catholic Church, La Fortuna | 4 star hotelfrom $196
Near MontaÃ±a de Fuego, La Fortuna | 5 star hotelfrom $342
La Palma De La Fortuna , La Fortuna | 3 star hotelfrom $121
San Carlos, 10 km NE of La Fortuna, La Fortuna | 4 star hotelfrom $178
- Great place, even greater potential
- Given Some Time It Might Be Good
- Best time of the trip
Costado Sur de la Iglesia Catolica, La Fortuna | 3 star hotelfrom $63
10 Km West from downtown La Fortuna, La Fortuna | 3 star hotelfrom $77
Head northwest on Route 142, La Fortuna | 3 star hotelfrom $121
La Fortuna | Hotelfrom $61
800 oeste Estacion Servicio Muelle, La Fortuna | 3 star hotelfrom $76
6 Km este de Fortuna, La Fortuna | 4 star hotelfrom $312
La Fortuna Rd., La Fortuna | 4 star hotelfrom $87
6.5 Km NW of the Catholic church, La Fortuna | 3 star hotelfrom $103
- Best place to stay on Earth
- Relaxing and beautiful
North Zone , La Fortuna | 3 star hotelfrom $73
6 km from Fortuna de San Carlos, La Fortuna | 4 star hotelfrom $103
PO Box 4-4417, La Fortuna | 3 star hotelfrom $80
200 mts North from Gas Station, La Fortuna | 2 star hotelfrom $61
1/2 mile S from the back of La Fortuna's Catholic Church, La Fortuna | 3 star hotelfrom $72
300 Meters Norte de Cementerio de la Florencia, La Fortuna | Hotelfrom $95
El Castillo, La Fortuna | 3 star hotelfrom $71
- Great view,Great advice
- Very bad communication - Did not honor the reservation
- Charming, but remote
2 Blocks from Park La Fortuna, La Fortuna | 3 star hotelfrom $50