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Hotel Lavas del Arenal

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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
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3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 5 January 2016 via mobile

We booked a groupon package called adrenaline. Everything went really smooth with no surprises or difficulties. The hotel is more like a cabin stay, don't expect a resort. The staff was friendly, accommodating and very patient with our language barrier. The room was clean, the...More

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Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

Booked late during the Xmas season and this was what I could find. Room was clean, staff reasonably friendly. They didn't speak much English and my Spanish is very bad. Price was not worth what I paid, but maybe you'll get a better price when...More

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Reviewed 19 December 2015

This room was booked for us via Mario as part of an adrenalineincostarica.com groupon. We paid around $1100 for the Arenal adventure and Jaco beach package and we got way more than what we bargained for. Carlos and Mario responded to us very quickly via...More

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Reviewed 1 December 2015

The staff were all incredible. They spoke very little, if any, English, but they were beyond friendly and patient with us as we used broken Spanish to communicate. They fed us most of our meals during our 5 day stay and all of it was...More

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Reviewed 18 November 2015

Pros. Nice and quiet setting. Very friendly staff. Great meals from the kitchen. Tours and trip from the airport were well co-ordinated. Decent wifi. Fridge and microwave were available Cons Communication with the staff was hindered because nobody spoke english and we speak minimal spanish,...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$94 - US$300 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Top resorts Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#26 Romantic Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$94 - US$300 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Top resorts Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#26 Romantic Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Jennifer G
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Response from lashawn818 | Reviewed this property |
I only saw beer while I was there.
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Catherine B
19 August 2016|
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Response from jsteffen | Reviewed this property |
We saw a couple big hairy spiders on a nature hike to Rio Celeste. I was surprised that we saw no bugs other than the occasional mosquito at the hotel. Going during the dry season helps, I suppose. Oh, and there are lots... More
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"We had rooms 1 and 2 and really enjoyed the little table and chairs they had outside the rooms."
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"All rooms are fine."
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"Choose the second floor so you don't hear people walking above you"
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"Rooms toward the front of the property will have a stronger WIFI signal. There are ramps for accessibility..."
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