Arenal Lodge

Address: 200 meters NW from the Arenal Lake dam, La Fortuna, Province of Alajuela, 1250, Costa Rica | 3 star hotel
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This 3 star hotel, located on 200 meters NW from the Arenal Lake dam, La Fortuna, is near Tabacon Hot Springs, Desafio Adventure Company, Baldi Hot Springs, and Ecotermales Fortuna.
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          TravelPod Member ReviewsArenal Lodge La Fortuna

          Reviewed by itsgotime

          Great location - Below Average Facility

          Reviewed Nov 15, 2014
          by (11 reviews) Sacramento , United States Flag of United States

          Property location has a great view. Received an upgrade on checkin to the honeymoon suite. Not impressive at all. Beds very uncomfortable, room drafty (windows did not all close). Other furniture in room in need of replacement. Much deferred maintenance on rooms. Lodge o.k., small gym, restaurant expensive for the mediocre quality it was, except for the breakfast which was excellent. You need a car here. Staff was helpful., but for the price I Would stay elsewhere if I returned to Arenal again.

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          TripAdvisor Reviews Arenal Lodge La Fortuna

          4.00 of 5 stars Excellent

          Travel Blogs from La Fortuna

          Hanging Bridges

          A travel blog entry by dave-sue on Nov 24, 2015

          20 photos

          It was a repeat of yesterday's buffet breakfast while bird watching. It is worth noting that the pancakes were really good and we don't think the locals ever eat pancakes! A herd of seven horses grazed in an open pasture beyond the infinity pool and we decided to check it out right after breakfast. After passing through the gate, a trail led …

          1968 Lava Park

          A travel blog entry by dave-sue on Nov 23, 2015

          21 photos

          Happy Birthday, Mom! We woke to light rain and no view of Arenal. The lodge offered a good complimentary buffet breakfast: scrambled eggs, sausage, fried plantains, beans & rice, pancakes, several kinds of fresh fruit, juice, coffee and an assortment of continental breakfast items. While eating breakfast, we watched the birds feeding on the …

          Vulcan Arenal

          A travel blog entry by dave-sue on Nov 22, 2015

          10 photos

          We were packed, had breakfast and were ready to head to Arenal by 9:00. The Magellan staff were good to us throughout our stay, several of which had worked there during our previous visit three years ago. When we told Terry that we were headed to Arenal, she highly recommended doing a zipline.

          It had rained all night and would rain …

          I really want to see a smoking volcano...

          A travel blog entry by itsgotime on Nov 15, 2014

          16 photos

          ... amend that, I will accept seeing an entire volcano, smoking or not! Arenal is one of the "big three" destinations in CR. With endless tours, zip lining, atv rental and all levels of accomodation easily available, it turned out to be a very touristed local. I could see this as a good family desination as there was just about …

          Mountain Paradise

          A travel blog entry by columbus2015 on Oct 31, 2015

          2 comments, 8 photos

          Oct 31. So the last leg of the journey commences with a flight from Lima to San Jose. Armed with my shot record proving I did have a yellow fever shot I approacvhed every official I could find but no one was interested despite all the dire warnings about needing such documentation. This "requirement" falls into the same category as the prohibition on hiking sticks at Machu Picchu or the 20 liter bag limit on the train to M-P.
          A driver met Jim ...

          Traveler Photos Arenal Lodge La Fortuna

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