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    Arenal Hostel Resort

    Sobre Carretera Principal #142 | South side of catholic church, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent56%
    • Very good24%
    • Average12%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible4%
    Travellers talk about
    “private room” (36 reviews)
    “swim up bar” (48 reviews)
    “mini resort” (6 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Available
    Air Conditioning
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    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
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    1 - 5 of 474 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Very clean, reception service very efficient. Only set back is the noise you hear from the second floor footsteps and the bar music, which stops by 11pm. Breakfast is delicious and buffet style, did not vary from one day to another. I would not mind...More

    Thank Jo A
    Reviewed 7 August 2017

    If you want peace and quiet don't say here..The staff insists on playing obnoxious, computer generated sounds "music"..non stop. A head ache inducing environment. This was topped off wit a loud rattling air conditioner. No sleep. Avoid this place..More

    1  Thank prewitttravelers
    Response from Costa-Rica-Hostels, Gerente at Arenal Hostel ResortResponded 10 August 2017

    Hello Friend. This is a hostel and it is also a resort, so you will find some different places in the same resort for your complacency of peace as the hammocks area, on the other hand there is, party time or just enjoy the environment...More

    Reviewed 31 July 2017

    We stayed for 3 days in July and had a great time. Booked a standard private double room which unfortunately was actually in the premises across the street. It was the closest room to the street so was really noisy at night. However, the bar...More

    Thank jjryan2016
    Response from Costa-Rica-Hostels, Gerente at Arenal Hostel ResortResponded 1 August 2017

    Hi my friend, we appreciate your comments, it is a great reward for us to know that our guests feel comfortable and enjoy the unique 5 stars environment in a hostel at La Fortuna. We try to ensure that all the services we offer are...More

    Reviewed 29 July 2017

    My friends and I didn't stay here during our trip, but I just wanted to give a shout out to Danny who worked there. We had nothing previously booked excursion-wise for either La Fortuna or Monteverde, but we ran into Danny while checking out the...More

    Thank Lujain D
    Response from Costa-Rica-Hostels, Gerente at Arenal Hostel ResortResponded 1 August 2017

    Hello my friend What a pleasure to know that our collaborators helped you with every pleasure, Danny and all our co-workers they are really cool people and are well trained to provide the best service to all of our guests. Thank you for trusting in...More

    Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

    We got here earlier than check in and they had our room cleaned right away! The staff was super kind and helpful with our tours. The room was superb! Very clean and they even came to clean the rooms everyday. The grounds were super welcoming...More

    Thank Emily Y
    Response from Costa-Rica-Hostels, Gerente at Arenal Hostel ResortResponded 17 July 2017

    Hello my friend, it was a great pleasure to have your stay here at Arenal Hostel Resort, we hope you continue with your successful vacation trip. We are waiting for you whenever you want to comeback here, this is your home and you know it....More

    The Royal Corin Thermal Water Spa & Resort
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    Arenal Lodge
    828 reviews
    #22 of 58 hotels in La Fortuna de San Carlos
     
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$17 - US$252 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 68
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    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Alajuela >
    • Arenal Volcano National Park >
    • La Fortuna de San Carlos
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    • Arenal Hostel Resort Costa Rica/La Fortuna De San Carlos
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    TravellerwithaTeen
    3 November 2016|
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    Response from carmensandiego31 | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry misread your question lol ...I don't recall a safe but there are lockers in the dorm rooms , we brought our own standard lock but it didn't fit , it was to big , so bring a smaller lock ...if not I think they sell them... More
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    Teresa P
    22 September 2016|
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    Response from MaheshBalas | Reviewed this property |
    the taxi to the volcano park should be about 4000 colones. stayed on a private room and hence did not need a locker.
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    26 December 2015|
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    Response from MaheshBalas | Reviewed this property |
    there was laundry service last month when I visited. paid by the kilo
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    "2nd floor has a view"
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    "Unless you like soulless, electronic music, don't stay here."
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    "Depending on your budget, try to choose a room on the top floor."
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    "Rooms in the tower are quieter with a better view."
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