Arenal Observatory Lodge

5 miles past Tabacon, La Fortuna, Province of Alajuela, Costa Rica | Lodge
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Arenal and La Fortuna

A travel blog entry by lightnerjohnson on Apr 28, 2014

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Volcan Arenal and Cerro Chato by Maren

The ride to Arenal was fun.On the way to the boat we stopped at a tourist stop where there was a parrot,a duck,and a cat living there.The boat ride was fun except that you couldn't see Arenal Volcano because there were clouds over it.When we got up to Arenal Observatory Lodge our room wasn't ready …

Costa Rican Honeymoon Part 2

A travel blog entry by christine-nate on Apr 13, 2014

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And now the final blog from our honeymoon, I am sitting on the plane from Dallas Fort Worth to San Francisco and thinking back on how fast 2 weeks seemed to go.

Christine and I have had the most wonderful and romantic honeymoon up until this point. We had just completed the first half of the trip, the half where we spent the majority of …

Another big steaming hole

The guidebook says this town, La Fortuna, is horrible. You will be accosted by thousands of touts and you wonīt find anywhere to stay. Itīs supposed to be one of Costa Ricaīs top tourism destinations as it sits below an active volcano that has been known to spew out molten rock. We were on the quest to see lava flowing once again. When we finall...

Arenal Volcano National Park, Province of Guanacaste, Costa Rica sainty1

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This lodge, located on 5 miles past Tabacon, La Fortuna, is near Doka Estate Coffee Tour.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsArenal Observatory Lodge La Fortuna

    Reviewed by erickht

    A beautiful natural spot!

    Reviewed Mar 18, 2013
    by (1 review) San Jose , Costa Rica Flag of Costa Rica

    Arenal Observatory Lodge is based the foot of the Arenal volcano and just next to this national park. The views are simply gorgeous but what I do really enjoyed is the wildlife in this property. It is a secluded location, about 22 kms from La Fortuna town, where the central mountain range divides it from Monteverde Cloud forest allowing to be one of the most important places for bird watching in Costa Rica.

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