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Arenal Lodge provides guests with the excitement of staying in an authentic rainforest lodge with breathtaking panoramic views of Costa Rica’s famous Arenal Volcano and Lake Arenal. Guests will enjoy a casual and relaxed rustic lodge setting with the added value of a complimentary breakfast daily. Located on 2000-acres of beautiful tropical rainforest, the lodge is situated near Arenal Volcano National Park. The lodge is surrounded by rainforest - housing hundreds of exotic birds, small animals and the beautiful tropical flowers and trees of Costa Rica. and is its own local tourist attraction due to its exclusive location with breathtaking panoramic views of Arenal Volcano and Lake Arenal. The lodge features a full service restaurant with local and international cuisine, gift shop, three heated outdoor Jacuzzis, an infinite edge swimming pool, walking trails, a butterfly garden, horseback riding, a game room and outdoor playground for children, fitness room, sauna, and free wireless high speed internet access. Guest rooms and suites feature cable TV, telephone, coffee maker, clock radio, and all have private baths. Complimentary crib and wheel chair are available on request.
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Breakfast included
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The vibe is a bit old school and is definitely what they were trying to send out. The property is massive and has an insane view of the volcano from the rooms and jacuzzis. We had a good time but I must warn that you pack cozzy clothes as it is pretty cold due to its location.
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So we arrived here after a 3.5 hour car ride, to find out that we’re in the middle of no where, with no transportation, no WiFi except for in the lobby, and were up a mountain, not even walkable distance to town. We tried to make the best of it, got some dinner at the only
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My wife and I just returned from a 3 night getaway at the Arenal Lodge. Besides being a beautiful location, with stunning views of the volcano... the friendliness and service is world class! We especially enjoyed meeting Oneyda at the front desk and Danilo in the dining
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The lodge offers wonderful views of the volcano from most of the rooms but especially from the chalets. It is situated on a mountain slope and at times clouds may surround you and rain gear can be helpful. The rain is warm though and for soemone from Vancouver not a problem at
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Response from Marco D, operaciones at Arenal Lodge
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you for commenting. Definitely, Arenal Lodge is an experience for people like you who enjoy to be surrounded by nature and having a good time out of the rutting. Hoping to see you again. Best regard.
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If it were down to the spectacular view of the volcano or the very friendly and helpful staff, this would be a solid 5! However - it is quite evident throughout the entire compund that maintenance is falling behind. All public spaces - in- and outdoors (wth the glorious
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Greetings from Arenal Lodge. the trip is 3 hours and the transfer 1 to 4 pax is US $240.00 prived.
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Is this the Arenal Observatory Lodge and Spa?
Arenal Lodge is different than the Observatory Lodge.
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Yes. They have many rooms with a direct view but the Chalets are the best ones...floor to ceiling windows directly facing the volcano. You must get the Chalets.
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Hi, it is on site and is about $25US. I don't know how good it is as we didn't end up with the time to try it.
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"Find one with wifi"
"Chalets are the ones to choose to get a good viewof the volcano and Lake Arenal."
"Chalets have a great view, but weirdly enough lacks a/c - which is neede for keeping the humidity decent. So - look for a room with a/c!"
"The chalet was wonderful! It is a walk to the lobby, but the hotel also has a golf cart that will graciously pick you up!"
"Book through Arenal Lodge; we booked through hotels.com, and the description of the room was incorrect. Junior Suite is great."
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PRICE RANGE
US$ 105 - US$ 213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
arenal hotel la fortuna de san carlos
LOCATION
Costa RicaProvince of AlajuelaArenal Volcano National ParkLa Fortuna de San Carlos
NUMBER OF ROOMS
46
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