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    La Fortuna Backpackers

    75 mts Norte del Banco Popular | Frente a la Escuela La Fortuna, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 4417, Costa Rica
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    Traveller (12)
    Room & Suite (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (15)
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    Overview
    • Excellent35%
    • Very good27%
    • Average15%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible18%
    31 Jul 2016
    “Great and cheap!”
    28 May 2017
    “DO NO STAY HERE”
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Room Service
    Kitchenette
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
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    Essence Arenal Boutique Hostel
    468 reviews
    #1 of 5 B&Bs / Inns in El Castillo
     
    Hotel Colores Del Arenal
    69 reviews
    #10 of 41 B&Bs / Inns in La Fortuna de San Carlos
     
    Arenal Hostel Resort
    634 reviews
    #6 of 69 Speciality lodging in La Fortuna de San Carlos
     
    Arenal Backpackers Resort
    711 reviews
    #8 of 69 Speciality lodging in La Fortuna de San Carlos
     
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    21 - 25 of 33 reviews

    Reviewed 3 December 2011

    The owner is incredible and can help you with Anything you need. The room was worth the price and very clean. Of course being a spoiled American I hated not having AC but we didn't spend much time there at all. The Breakfast was INCREDIBLE!!!...More

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    Reviewed 29 November 2011

    Stayed with a group of friends The staff were very friendly hooked us up with good tours for much cheaper than outside - definitely recommend staying here

    1  Thank ThiaTravelvast
    Reviewed 30 October 2011

    La Fortuna Backpackers was the best place to stay in La Fortuna without a doubt. Hostel owners are very nice and helpful. Do arrange activities--such as repelling or Baldi--through this hostel! Rooms and bathrooms were very very clean. The stay was only $10, and towels...More

    1  Thank Nari S
    Response from Fortuna_Backpackers, Propietario at La Fortuna BackpackersResponded 9 November 2011

    for us is very important to know you enjoyed your stay with us, thank you very much for your good wishes and hope you to return in the future!!! Thank you very much !!! Roger & Lilo

    Reviewed 29 September 2011

    A small hostel with a friendly owner. We had a private room with two beds. There are shared bathrooms and showers just off the "lobby". Not real private. Average cleanliness. We had little ants all over our room that invaded our bags. No A/C meant...More

    2  Thank Supercords
    Response from Fortuna_Backpackers, Propietario at La Fortuna BackpackersResponded 8 October 2011

    Dear Supercords! we at La Fortuna Backpackers are really sorry that your 3 nights of lodging were not as pleasant as your expectations. With all respect, I want to mention that occasionally, when comes out that someone of our guests have some disappontment we try...More

    Reviewed 14 September 2011

    Clean, friendly hostel with well equipped kitchen and basic but clean rooms. But best of all is the owner, Lilo. He gaves us great advice and booked good value tours and onward travel for us. Currently a lack of areas to relax in but Lilo...More

    Thank IXQUIC
    Essence Arenal Boutique Hostel
    468 reviews
    #1 of 5 B&Bs / Inns in El Castillo
     
    Hotel Colores Del Arenal
    69 reviews
    #10 of 41 B&Bs / Inns in La Fortuna de San Carlos
     
    Arenal Hostel Resort
    634 reviews
    #6 of 69 Speciality lodging in La Fortuna de San Carlos
     
    Arenal Backpackers Resort
    711 reviews
    #8 of 69 Speciality lodging in La Fortuna de San Carlos
     
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
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    • Province of Alajuela >
    • Arenal Volcano National Park >
    • La Fortuna de San Carlos
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