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    Rancho Margot

    3km beyond El Castillo | La Fortuna de San Carlos, El Castillo, Arenal Volcano National Park, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent75%
    • Very good17%
    • Average5%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 262 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    as soon as I got to Rancho Margot I was so relieved, I didn't know at all what to expect, but I arrived before the sunset to a wonderful, spacious, clean and private cabin (I was actually giddy when I saw it...surrounded by lush rainforest,...More

    Thank sophielofytab
    Response from Rancho M, Owner at Rancho MargotResponded 5 days ago

    Hooray!! for you and taking full advantage of all there is to enjoy here in and around our valley. Thank you so much for the wonderful report. Happy and safe travels, until next time!

    Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

    If you love organic living this is your spot. They give a ranch tour that blows your mind about organic farming. It's off the grid, hydro powered and can't even be found on google maps. They serve you organic meals/food 3 times a day. And...More

    Thank Amanda111111
    Response from Rancho M, Owner at Rancho MargotResponded 5 days ago

    We are so glad you found us and enjoyed your time on the Ranch! Thank you so much for taking time to share your experience Until next time, pura vida!!

    Reviewed 27 May 2017

    We spent a day here while traveling in Costa Rica. Toured the ranch and had a delicious lunch with the volunteers. It was our favorite place on our two week trip. My dream is to one day come back for the 200 hour yoga certification...More

    Thank gotmybootson
    Response from Rancho M, Manager at Rancho MargotResponded 29 May 2017

    So glad you found us!! Our bext teacher training is coming up in November ..... we'd like nothing more than to make that dream come true ❤️! Pura vida y hasta pronto!!

    Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

    This place is just so special! We spend a month volunteering at the ranch and the sustainable living culture is incredible - everything is symbiotic and full circle and they are doing amazing work with community outreach and spreading the word on how to live...More

    Thank Jasmine B
    Response from Rancho M, Manager at Rancho MargotResponded 23 May 2017

    This place is special in large part, because of the people who live, work and play here. We are extremely grateful for the talent, energy and creativity that shows up here on the Ranch through our volunteer corps. Through their dedication and willingness to serve...More

    Reviewed 20 May 2017

    Each bungalow is lovely and well-appointed. Stay in the guest house if you are on a budget and don't mind sharing spaces with others. The staff are very friendly and they truly have made an oasis in the jungle. They are doing an amazing job...More

    Thank Jennifer S
    Response from Rancho M, Manager at Rancho MargotResponded 23 May 2017

    We are glad to hear you enjoyed your time at the Ranch. Thank you so much for taking time to share your experience! The "guest house" we refer to as our Bunkhouse and, yes, it is a great option for travelers on a budget and...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$154 - US$336 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 17
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Alajuela >
    • Arenal Volcano National Park >
    • El Castillo
    • Also Known As
    • Rancho Margot Hotel Arenal Volcano National Park
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    Kristi M
    11 February 2017|
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    Response from Rancho M | Property representative |
    Yes. All meals included and delicious :)
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    th fan d
    12 August 2016|
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    Response from Rancho M | Property representative |
    So sorry for the delayed response here....our social media life is a bit chaotic at the moment :) Christopher and the entire team in reception would be happy to arrange private or advise on public transport options for you... More
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    diegocamille
    30 March 2016|
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    Response from JROAlbany | Reviewed this property |
    Hi. There is a playground right next to the dining area. Lots of the great activities include walking, horse back riding....not great for a 3 year old. The hot springs would probably be ok, but you would have to limit the... More
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    "I stayed in a cabin--the common bunk house seemed to be for social people--not me!"
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    "There are no double rooms but plenty of space for a family of 4 to sleep in."
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