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Arenal Springs Resort and Spa

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Reviewed 25 May 2015

Check-in was efficient, free parking with our rental car in front of our cabin. Nice spacious cabin. Full of ants though. Good beds, nice fridge, bad TV reception. Love eco-friendliness, but for the bathroom smell (semi-open-air, very hot in there and toilet paper is thrown...More

2  Thank Eric1313
Response from hotel-arenal-springs, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Arenal Springs Resort and SpaResponded 27 May 2015

Hello Eric1313. thank you very much for visiting our hotel and for your lovely comments, we are happy to read that you had a nice holiday and that you enjoyed our hotel, we will take very seriously your suggestions to improve in every detail that...More

Reviewed 24 May 2015

When we arrived, security had to make sure we were guests to let us in. And every guest has to wear a wristband to ensure they are properly there, how nice and secure! We got a cold towel and a fresh fruit drink before being...More

Thank Erika O
Response from hotel-arenal-springs, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Arenal Springs Resort and SpaResponded 27 May 2015

Hello Erika O. thank you very much for visiting our hotel and for your lovely comments, we are happy to read that you had a nice holiday and that you enjoyed our hotel, we hope to see you soon back to serve you in the...More

Reviewed 24 May 2015

Natural hot springs in our modern plunge pool in our own private garden. Wonderful room, great outdoor area. Big comfy bed, huge bathroom with two outdoor showers in another separate and private courtyard as well as massive shower inside. The restaurant was great, in fact...More

Thank JenniferMay2015
Response from hotel-arenal-springs, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Arenal Springs Resort and SpaResponded 27 May 2015

Hello JenniferMay2015. thank you very much for sharing your feedback to help others to decide in which hotel stay, we are pleased to see that you had a nice experiance here at our hotel and thank you for choosing us. We hope you come back...More

Reviewed 23 May 2015

We just returned once again, to one of our all-time favorite places to stay in Costa Rica. Have been coming here since the "old style" resort prior to all of the new and fabulous "make-over's" with beautiful new rooms, lovely furnishings, wonderful view of the...More

1  Thank Jinglegirl
Response from hotel-arenal-springs, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Arenal Springs Resort and SpaResponded 27 May 2015

Hello Jingle Girl. thank you very much for visiting us again and congratulations for your son for his graduation, we appreciate your beautiful comments and happy to see you enjoyed all the new facilities at our hotel, we hope to see you soon back and...More

Reviewed 23 May 2015

My husband and I made many trips to La Fortuna during the time we lived in Costa Rica and this was one of our favorite places to stay. The pools are fantastic, they are different temperatures and fed by the hot springs. The main pool...More

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Response from hotel-arenal-springs, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Arenal Springs Resort and SpaResponded 27 May 2015

Hello hrhmarta. thank you very much for your beautiful comments and thank you for choosing our hotel for your holiday, we are happy to see that you had a wonderful experience here at our hotel and hope to see you back soon. Thank you very...More

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GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$ 146 - US$ 662 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Green Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#4 Business Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#7 Family Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#7 Spa Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#12 Romantic Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 146 - US$ 662 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Green Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#4 Business Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#7 Family Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#7 Spa Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#12 Romantic Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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sewart01
15 April 2018|
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Response from Carolyn H | Reviewed this property |
About 15 min and we didn’t take a taxi but I was told $20
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Dobeis4
9 April 2018|
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Response from RecepcionASRS | Property representative |
Hello Dobeis4! Hope you are fine! Our suggestion is to wait until the day you are here. It is because that way we can check how the weather is for that day and depending on that we can suggest you book the tour or to do... More
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28 March 2018|
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Response from Jennifer P | Reviewed this property |
We were there 7 days but did not see any monkeys. However there are several types of birds and I even saw a toucan fly by. We also saw a sloth not on our property but on the street leading up to it.
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"All the rooms we saw were terrific."
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"There are no bad rooms but be prepared for a hike down to the restaurant and pools."
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"Go further away for peace and quiet away from resort amenities."
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"I believe that bungalows one-off the pool area would have been preferable to those at the very back."
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