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Hotel La Pradera del Arenal

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West From la Fortuna, San Carlos 2 Km (on the way to Arenal Volcano), Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007 Costa Rica
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#27 of 63 hotels in La Fortuna de San Carlos
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Finding an ideal romantic hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos does not have to be difficult. Welcome to Hotel La Pradera del Arenal, a nice option for travellers like you.

As your “home away from home,” the hotel rooms offer a flat screen TV, a refrigerator, and air conditioning, and getting online is easy, with free internet access available.

Guests have access to a concierge and baggage storage while staying at Hotel La Pradera del Arenal. In addition, Hotel La Pradera del Arenal offers a pool and free breakfast, which will help make your La Fortuna de San Carlos trip additionally gratifying. And, as an added convenience, there is free parking available to guests.

While staying at Hotel La Pradera del Arenal, visitors can check out Iglesia de La Fortuna de San Carlos (1.4 mi) and Arenal Vida Campesina (2.6 mi), some of La Fortuna de San Carlos' top attractions.

If you’re looking for a steakhouse, consider a visit to La Parrilla de Maria Bonita, Las Brasitas, or Steak House el Tobogan, which are all conveniently located a short distance from Hotel La Pradera del Arenal.

If you’re looking for things to do, you can check out Ecotermales Fortuna (1.1 mi), which is a popular attraction amongst tourists, and it is within walking distance.

Hotel La Pradera del Arenal puts the best of La Fortuna de San Carlos at your fingertips, making your stay both relaxing and enjoyable.

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Free parking
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Free breakfast
Game room
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Hot bath
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Outdoor pool
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Breakfast buffet
Snack bar
Horseback riding
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HOTEL CLASS
HOTEL STYLE
Mid-range
Mountain View
Languages Spoken
English, Spanish

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58Somewhat walkable
Grade: 58 out of 100
15Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
1Attractionwithin 0.5 km
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West From la Fortuna, San Carlos 2 Km (on the way to Arenal Volcano), Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007 Costa Rica
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Juan Santamaria Intl Airport73 kmSee all flights
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mltronco wrote a review Apr 2020
Galloway, New Jersey11 contributions4 helpful votes
We stayed here in one of the mountain bungalows for three nights. The grounds were beautiful. Great view of the volcano. Pool and hot tub well kept. Daily cleaning service with towel animals. The staff here did not go out of their way for you. I just didn’t get the welcoming feeling I thought I would. The hotel has a huge bar and restaurant. The bar was never open and the restaurant only for breakfast. It would have been nice to know this before booking. Luckily we rented a car and were able to drive down the street for meals. The breakfast every morning was delicious. The hotel has a huge souvenir shop attached to it with a nice selection. They also have an ATV tour that they offer. This was our favorite part about staying here. Donald was our guide. He took us on an amazing tour on the mountainside, through cattle fields and rivers. He even held our phone and took pics and videos of us riding. He was very genuine and caring. We stopped so he could show us a sloth in the wild. It was awesome. Then, after the tour we got dinner that was included. It was fantastic!
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Date of stay: March 2020Trip type: Travelled with family
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Sabrina R wrote a review Mar 2020
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What an amazing experience. This experience was a first time for me. My husband had ridden ATVs before and i was scared at first. Our instructor/tour guide walked me through the steps and taught me how to use the ATV. I can't wait to do it again. We drove through a farm, river, a crazy road that i may say was very interesting but awesome. We did a couple of pit stops and when we were all done the tour came with lunch. Best experience even for the amateurs. We will be back!
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Date of stay: March 2020Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Cathryn T wrote a review Mar 2020
Manchester, United Kingdom48 contributions17 helpful votes
We arrived at this hotel after a long flight from the UK and a three hour drive. Our confirmation stated we would have a room with a garden view and wine or champagne in the room. We were shown to a dingy room overlooking a busy main road, which we refused. We were then offered a garden vow room, but told we could only have this for one night. The booking was made in October 2019 and we travelled the22nd February 2020. No wine or champagne, granted the room was better. Nice pool area. Breakfast average. They had obviously double booked. Not impressed as we then had to find another hotel the next day. Pretty disgusting to treat people like this.
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Date of stay: February 2020
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mmoose4 wrote a review Mar 2020
Saint Paul, Minnesota70 contributions13 helpful votes
We stayed here for three nights in one of the bungalows. Overall I'd say the hotel is pretty good. The best part about it was the view of the volcano from our porch - we liked sitting out there and taking in the sights. Breakfast was fine, not amazing, and mostly the same every day. The bungalow was a bit dark, and we got no wifi signal in our room (it worked on the porch). We had a couple room issues come up, but the staff responded to them immediately, which I appreciate.
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Date of stay: February 2020
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gsande wrote a review Mar 2020
Idaho51 contributions14 helpful votes
We ran over from Playas del Coco to see volcano and waterfalls. Stopped in for directions and met a guy who spoke English and wound up staying for the night. Place has a huge gift shop, 2 hot tubs and a nice pool. Room was big but mattress was too firm for us. Breakfast was included and was very good. Service was great. Right on the main road into town. We drove to the “free” hot water river and enjoyed soaking there after paying to park. The next day back to soak, then the La Fortuna falls. Great quick overnight stay.
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Date of stay: March 2020
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US$84 - US$105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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LOCATION
Costa RicaProvince of AlajuelaArenal Volcano National ParkLa Fortuna de San Carlos
NUMBER OF ROOMS
33
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Frequently Asked Questions about Hotel La Pradera del Arenal
Which popular attractions are close to Hotel La Pradera del Arenal?
Nearby attractions include The Motmot Jungle (0.4 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Hotel La Pradera del Arenal?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free breakfast, a pool, and an on-site restaurant.
Which room amenities are available at Hotel La Pradera del Arenal?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at Hotel La Pradera del Arenal?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Hotel La Pradera del Arenal?
Yes, free parking and secured parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Hotel La Pradera del Arenal?
Conveniently located restaurants include Red Frog Coffee Roaster, Restaurante Mi Casa, and Soda Las Flores.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Hotel La Pradera del Arenal?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Hotel La Pradera del Arenal?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Spanish.
Does Hotel La Pradera del Arenal have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the mountain view available here.
Is Hotel La Pradera del Arenal accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access and reduced mobility rooms. For specific enquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.