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    Hotel Lavas Tacotal

    10 Km West from downtown La Fortuna, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 2772-1000, Costa Rica
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    • Excellent25%
    • Very good19%
    • Average33%
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    “arenal volcano” (14 reviews)
    “rice beans” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 89 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    The hotel is fine. The view is great the rooms are clean. The service is great... The google map is wrong (TripAdvisor map is correct). The google maps show the hotel being in the town. It is NOWHERE near town. You NEED a car. We...More

    Thank Matt G
    Response from Humberto A, eCommerce Manager at Hotel Lavas TacotalResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Matt Thank you for rating us and sharing details of your stay with all of us. We are happy to see you had a pleasant stay and that our services and facilities were of your liking. We have checked and got in contact with...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    I have never come to a hotel with 7 guests and have a receptionist tell me at 5 pm, she has to see if there is a room for me. When I point out that is 5 pm and have a meeting for another activity...More

    Thank CRNeoTravel
    Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here as part of a group tour. The view was absolutely beautiful and the staff very friendly. The rooms were clean, but could definitely use some updating. The mattresses look like they were from the 1980s and felt like it too. The water...More

    Thank Jasnbeck
    Response from Humberto A, eCommerce Manager at Hotel Lavas TacotalResponded 29 June 2017

    Dear Guest Thank you for sharing details of your stay with all of us here on TripAdvisor. Is for us very important to hear about our clients´ experiences, we listen to every observation and work on them to be able to offer a better service...More

    Reviewed 19 April 2017

    Lavas Tacotal is a good mid-range option in a town where everyone charges too much in exchange for to few services and quality. Lavas tacotal is a no-thrills but friendly place with great views on the Arenal Volcano.More

    Thank ochassot
    Response from Humberto A, eCommerce Manager at Hotel Lavas TacotalResponded 22 April 2017

    Dear guest Thank you for selecting us during your visit to La Fortuna, we are glad you had a good stay and that our services and facilities were of your liking. Our staff will always make you feel welcome and will make sure you have...More

    Reviewed 27 January 2017

    The grounds are beautiful, the breakfast was pretty good, and I'm told there's a great view of the volcano however it was pouring buckets the entire time we were here and we couldn't see anything. The storms were so bad that the hotel (and all...More

    Thank maja_papaya23
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
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    • Price range
    • US$ 72 - US$ 107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #18 Spa Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 42
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Alajuela >
    • Arenal Volcano National Park >
    • La Fortuna de San Carlos
    • Also Known As
    • Lavas Tacotal Hotel ,
    • Hotel Lavas Tacotal Costa Rica/La Fortuna De San Carlos
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    Ynavb
    18 January 2017|
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    Good afternoon dear guess, I hope you are fine! Yes, we have differents options about tours, please let me know what kind of activities do you like to do? Best Regards,
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    "Rooms in the more recent part of the hotel are nicer."
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    "Choose rooms towards the back of the property nearer the volcano. But all are good."
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    "Stay in the cute bugalos. They are more spacious."
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    "Any of the cabin type lodgings have great views of the volcano."
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