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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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    • Excellent54%
    • Very good25%
    • Average12%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible5%
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    “private room” (37 reviews)
    “swim up bar” (47 reviews)
    “female dorm” (8 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Available
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Family Rooms
    Poolside Bar
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 18 March 2016

    Stayed there for 3 nights in a private room. the first night was terrible, came after a 20+ hours flight and couldnt sleep because my room was next to the pool and bar area and there wasn noise past 2AM. the other 2 nights were...More

    Thank Daniel S
    Reviewed 10 March 2016

    I can say this place is a good place. The vibe is really cool with hammocks to lounge in and the bar serves great drinks. Christian is a great go to guy when you need something. I had a room by the bar and other...More

    Thank thedogs2
    Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

    Can't fault it if your a backpacker or on a budget, clean, friendly and helpful staff, good vide, hammocks , cocktails are really really nice!!!, good size room,cleaned every morning, brilliant breakfast, free aircon, loved staying here; highly recommend !!!

    Thank Mark B
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    Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

    We stayed here for our first 4 days in Costa Rica and we loved it. It's a little oasis in the middle of town, our room was huge and well worth the money. This place has a lovely vibe about it, great cocktails, nice staff,...More

    Thank A TripAdvisor Member
    Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

    First I have to tell you I'm from NYC and this was my first time staying at a hostel also traveling alone. I stayed 4 days. My stay was good, the area was safe and the hostel was beautiful! I stayed in the women's dorm...More

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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
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$22 - US$112 (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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    • Location
    • 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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    ck1234wanderlust
    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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    "Rooms close to pool are also close to bar so they are noisy..."
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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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