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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          • Restaurant
          • Swimming pool
          • Fitness/Health center
          • Bar/lounge


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


          • Suites


          • Continental Breakfast
          • Business Services
          • Kids activities or Babysitting

          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

          Last day by the Arenal Volcano

          A travel blog entry by richandsarah on Jun 22, 2016

          13 photos

          Woken early around 5.15am by the howler monkeys calling each other across the forest only to find that my howler monkey Sarah was awake. We were lucky enough to watch the sun rise over the volcano getting some great pictures. Sarah got a picture of one of the howler monkeys from our room! We then went for a jungle trail walk into the rain Forrest …

          The trip to Arenal Lodge

          A travel blog entry by richandsarah on Jun 21, 2016

          13 photos

          Started off the day a little early waking up at 3am not used to the time zone change but managed to get back to sleep again. Breakfast at the hotel was pretty nice and our private transfers to the Arenal lodge was at 10am so not a super early start to the day. The journey San Jose takes four to five hours which we thought might seem ages however …

          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 …

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