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Hotel Arenal Jireh

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Denver, Colorado
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 15 March 2014

We were shown a room on the third floor which was nice, clean and had a balcony with a table and chairs. The balcony overlooked out over the courtyard. We paid $65.00 and went to get a bite to eat. When we returned, the "manager/motorcycle rental agent" told me we would have to pay an additional $40.00 for the two... More 

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Buffalo, New York, United States
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14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2013

The very best part of this hotel is the staff-they were AWESOME. Super helpful and accommodating, they did a great job of making our Arenal trip great for us and our kids by making family friendly recommendations and giving us inside info to better priced or free ways to see the area. Room was clean, bathroom was great, wifi was... More 

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Thank Tina D
San Diego, California, United States
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 September 2013

Hostel Jireh is located in the heart of La Fortuna. I stayed here just a few weeks ago and had a great experience! Not only is the location super central but you have fun activities at your fingertips including: hot springs, hikes, breath taking views of the volcano, horseback riding and fun adventures near by. The safe feel at the... More 

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Thank Holly R
Raleigh, North Carolina
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37 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2013

I would highly recommend this hotel. We stayed in 4 different hotels throughout our trip in CR and this was by far our favorite. The room wasn't huge, but very clean with a great bathroom. In addition to the rooms, the staff was awesome! As soon as we walked in the door they were very welcoming and answered any questions... More 

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Sparta
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78 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2013

Carlos and Jackie were great...helpful when the ac didn't work, accommodating by giving us another room that was even nicer with an awesome view of the volcano. The location is perfect, rooms were clean, and staff was friendly. Tasty breakfast included.

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2013

We went there for just one night.. First we did the reservation by phone, and once we were there they told me they were full! And we had already paid half and gotten a confirmation! After a while they gave us the room... It was ok, nothing luxurious (not that we expected it) nor beautiful at sight at all ..... More 

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Arenal Volcano National Park, Costa Rica
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 2 June 2013

Stayed two nights at the Arenal Jireh in May. Great inexpensive place to crash. The staff were wonderful, the breakfast burrito is the best. The chef is a walking comedian. I would stay again. In Arenal you only need a place to crash after zipling, rafting, & jumping into waterfalls. No need to pay $400 a night to stay at... More 

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1 Thank Johneal
Miami, Florida
1 review
Reviewed 27 May 2013

The setting, the scenery from our balcony, the view of the Volcano, the hotel itself. The layout of the rooms.The friendly and professional staff, make us a great stay. The hotel is very close to all our needs, and we can travel just around all the beautiful places closed to the volcano.

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Illinois
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23 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2013

We stayed here for one night and it served our needs. We had a second floor room which was clean and it had a patio off of the room. The furnishings were dated and the beds a bit uncomfortable, but the room came with a working safe and a non-working mini fridge. The bathroom was nice and clean, but towels... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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65 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2013

We stayed here as part of a G adventure. We were supposed to be in double-occupancy rooms but they tried to get 4 women not travelling together in a room with only 3 beds and they thought that was normal/acceptable. It was clearly a double-room where they threw in 2 extra single beds so we could barely move around the... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Additional Information about Hotel Arenal Jireh

Address: 150 M W Del Parque Central La Fortuna | 1 block west from Central Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park 03 - 4417, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park > La Fortuna de San Carlos
Price Range: €68 - €70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Arenal Jireh 2.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Talk to Ulises or Jessica to help you out.”
  • From our other window-the volcano
  • View from balcony
  • cozy kids!
 of 5 bubbles tinad357, 20 Oct 2013 | Read review
“Get a room on the third floor with a view of the volcano.”
 of 5 bubbles LSinNJ, 20 Jul 2013 | Read review
“Just take whatever room they give you, if your there to lay up & sleep around in Costa Rica you are a sad individual. Don't complain about the hard towels, bring your own & be a good tourist. Respect the people and they will respect you. If your too uppity & need a flat screen TV, go blow $400 a night at the Tabacon or another swanky hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles Johneal, 2 Jun 2013 | Read review
“Second or third floor rooms seemed to be the best.”
 of 5 bubbles LuvCostaRica_11, 20 May 2013 | Read review
“Choose a room away from the street if possible”
 of 5 bubbles MarianneH514, 8 Apr 2013 | Read review
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