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    Arenal Vista Lodge

    25 km west from La Fortuna, El Castillo, Arenal Volcano National Park 5717, Costa Rica
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    • Excellent28%
    • Very good25%
    • Average17%
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    • Terrible17%
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    “tour group” (6 reviews)
    “costa rica” (19 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 80 reviews

    Reviewed 8 August 2017

    Don't visit this Lodge. You can't reach this lodge because there is a river 5 k before the lodge with you can't pass with a normal car. Whatever you try, they just charge you for not showing up even if you call them and trying...More

    Thank PetervTNL
    Response from Arenalvista, Gerente at Arenal Vista LodgeResponded 15 September 2017

    Dear Mr. Peter. You go the wrong way. The correct way is by entering the route that passes through the Arenal Volcano National Park, Pueblo el Castillo and finally arrives at our hotel. We said it clearly when you called us at night. Check in...More

    Reviewed 4 August 2017

    Make no bones about it, the Arenal Vista Lodge is no Four Seasons. There is no concierge, no room service, but what they lack in amenities, they make up for in charm, hospitality and price. The breakfast was delicious and the view of the volcano...More

    Thank JGPnashville
    Response from Arenalvista, Gerente at Arenal Vista LodgeResponded 16 September 2017

    Thnks for spending your vacation time with us. .- Arenal Vista Lodge is located 30 minutes away from “La Fortuna” in the south-beach lake of Arenal Lake; just in front of the Arenal Lake and Volcano. Arenal Vista Lodge is in the Biological Corridor between...More

    Reviewed 21 July 2017

    We were here as part of a tour group. The rooms are good sized, clean, but not fancy. The pillows were flat as a pancake, but the view made up for it all. The staff were charming and friendly. If you only do luxury travel...More

    1  Thank SusanJRandolph
    Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

    Just arrived and was a little hesitant from previous reviews. Yes this place is very rustic and a little dated, but our room was clean and spacious. The Ritz this is not, but with that said, I've stayed at worse places in the states. Our...More

    Thank Janese J
    Reviewed 28 March 2017

    We stayed here with a group of students, and it was my favorite hotel on the tour. There is a gorgeous view of the Lafortuna volcano from the top of the mountain. It is very cool to hangout at the pool on top of the...More

    Thank Cosette A
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 68 - US$ 122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 25
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    • Location
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    • Province of Alajuela >
    • Arenal Volcano National Park >
    • El Castillo
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    • Arenal Vista Hotel Arenal Volcano National Park
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    "Don't go there. NOT customer friendly"
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    "We stayed in rooms overlooking the lake and the view was spectacular."
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    "All rooms have a great view"
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    "Rooms higher up have the best view, but you have to walk many stairs"
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