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Manchester, Ma
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We spent 3 amazing nights as a couple and had a wonderful experience despite rain. (You're in a rain forest.) We arrived early at 9:00 am, many hours before check in, and we were invited to indulge in their amazing breakfast bonanza. Not even the Ritz Carlton would offer that kind of generosity to early arrivals. The welcome drink was...

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This place is NOT low end, but the service and offering matches the price. Rooms were wonderful and well equipped bungalow's, and the private secluded deck had a direct view of the volcano. Just wonderful and you feel like you are in the middle of the jungle. Wine bar was a great and the two staff (Erik and El Orion...

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Williamsburg, Virginia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We absolutely loved this resort! Staff was super friendly and attentive especially in the restaurants. Rooms are spacious, we had a family of four and had plenty of space. Property and pools are beautiful and volcano views are amazing. Definitely recommend!

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

What a great experience. The service here is personal and everyone remembers your name and things you like. We loved our rainforest villa room. Great private deck with forest views. The resort is overall fabulous. The food is consistent with the exception of the Mediterranean restaurant which was odd. Pools are lovely and have great swim up bars and you...

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Coral Gables, Florida
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

This is one of the best hotels I've ever stayed at, everything is top notch. The service is impeccable, from the front desk, bellman, housekeeping and waiters, everyone is always kind and polite. The service staff goes out of their way to please you. If you don't see something on the menu, then just ask. If it's possible, they will...

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NYC
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed here for almost a week with our 2 kids, and did day trips from the resort. Things are still fresh in my mind so I will try to do a thorough review below. I will say that my review is colored by the fact that we were here for quite a while, if we only stayed for 2/3...

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Poole, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best hotels I have stayed in; a stunning property with individual chalets in exquisite, extensive grounds containing pools, fountains, a shop, spa, gym and yoga area amidst beautiful walkways, including an armadillo sanctuary. The breakfast is faultless and I love the doggy bags provided to encourage taking supplies for the day. We ate in the wine bar...

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JairoQuesadaNayara, Manager at Nayara Resort Spa & Gardens, responded to this review

Dear Judy, I am very glad you enjoyed your stay in Nayara Hotel Spa & Gardens and took advantage of the amenities we offer on property. We hope to see you again in the future. Pura Vida, Jairo Quesada Resident Manager

Colorado Springs, Colorado
Reviewed 1 week ago

I cannot say enough good things about this place. This was without a doubt one of the nicest places I've ever stayed at for multiple reasons. The grounds are lush and beautiful. They must do some major insect control. You can hear the bugs. There are lots of them and they are loud. Yet we were never bit by one....

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JairoQuesadaNayara, Manager at Nayara Resort Spa & Gardens, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Nayara Hotel Spa & Gardens. Our mixologist on property works with all different types of herbs from our greenhouse to make the drinks a Nayara signature. Pura Vida, Jairo Quesada Resident Manager

Miami
Reviewed 1 week ago

We just got home from 6 nights at this amazing beautiful and serene hotel. Can't say enough good things about it and we are a hard crowd to please. We went with our two teenage boys (16 and 14). Upon arrival they upgraded us to the rainforest villa bc of our AMEX platinum card. The villa was beautiful! We loved...

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JairoQuesadaNayara, Manager at Nayara Resort Spa & Gardens, responded to this review

Dear Nicole, I am pleased you enjoyed your stay in the Rainforest Villa! We think of Nayara Resorts as a luxurious gem in the middle of the tropical rainforest. Pura Vida, Jairo Quesada Resident Manager

Marietta, Georgia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything here exceeded our expectations. Beautiful resort - dreamy atmosphere. Spa was amazing, breakfast was really great, yoga classes were well done. All the restaurants we tried were delicious and the employees were extremely helpful!..Seriously, no reason to question staying here- just do it.

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Thank you for taking the time to review Nayara Hotel Spa & Gardens! I am so pleased that you enjoyed all the amenities we offer on property. We hope to host you back in the future. Pura Vida, Jairo Quesada

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  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Arenal Nayara Hotel Spa & Gardens is a five star luxury boutique hotel that is widely recognized for providing premium luxury amenities and ultra-personalized service at surprisingly affordable rates. Located on the outskirts of the amazing Arenal Volcano, Arenal Nayara is an oasis of tranquility, where guests can experience a profound and organic immersion with nature, while living in luxury at the same time. Surrounded by lush tropical rainforest, each one of our 50 spacious casitas (bungalows) provide an exclusive, ultra-luxurious retreat. Each expansive casita (ranging from 855 to 1905 square feet) includes a secluded garden with an outdoor shower and a beautiful terrace overlooking the volcano with a private, intimate Jacuzzi for two. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Nayara Resort Spa & Gardens

Address: 6 KM West la Fortuna Town, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park 21007, Costa Rica (Formerly Arenal Nayara Hotel & Gardens)
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park > La Fortuna de San Carlos
Price Range: €312 - €841 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Nayara Resort Spa & Gardens 4.5*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
Arenal Nayara Hotel And Gardens
Arenal Nayara Hotel Gardens
Nayara Resort Spa & Gardens Costa Rica/La Fortuna De San Carlos
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#1 Family Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#2 Spa Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#2 Luxury Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#3 Green Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#5 Business Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
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“Get the rainforest villa”
890nicolef, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are nice but those closer to the reception are will save you time walking or golf carting”
Andre1410a, 6 Apr 2017 | Read review
“rooms looking over the jungle are best for privacy, but each room is amazing”
C8796MLsusanm, 5 Apr 2017 | Read review
“volcano view!”
amrink2015, 4 Apr 2017 | Read review
“If you can stay at one of the several villas.”
a701440, 1 Apr 2017 | Read review
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