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Leaves and Lizards Arenal Volcano Cabin Retreat

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Oregon
Reviewed 22 September 2011

Words can only begin to describe the awesome environment and staff at Leaves and Lizards. We stayed in the "Monkey" cabin, and in the middle of the night all I had to do was lift my head for the most spectacular moon lit view of the Arenal Volcano. EVERY meal was fantastic, and the staff is extremely knowledgeable about Costa...

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Pensacola, Florida
Reviewed 19 September 2011

First the negatives, as you know, if you read any other reviews, the roads to this location are horrendous, so much so they have my girlfriend motion sickness and vertigo. The food provided by the dinner and breakfast staff is a bit over priced but of more than acceptable quality. In three days here we spent as much as we...

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Neot HaKikar, Israel
Reviewed 15 September 2011

My wife and I spent 9 perfect days at L&L in June and had a wonderful time. We chose the Volcano cabin for our stay.The view of Arenal is spectacular from the cabin. The cabin was spotless,very comfortable ,and perfect for the duration of our stay. Don't skip the wonderful breakfast thats served every morning in the dining hall.Fresh fruit,fresh...

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1Thank jetskrtal
Stratford -upon -Avon
Reviewed 11 September 2011

Do not miss staying here. We stayed with our 2 children (9 and 6) and it was their favourite accommodation and place in Costa Rica hands down. Debbie and Steve are the most amazing, inspirational and kind hosts and could not have done more to help us. The view of the volcano is spectacular, the dining room unforgettable and the...

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Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 31 August 2011

We stayed at Leaves and Lizzards last year and had a great time. This year I turned 40 and had the privilege of spending my Birthday with all of our friends from Leaves and Lizzards. I could have gone anywhere and this is the place I wanted to be! We repeated several outings such as zip line, Tico Farm, and...

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Dunedin, Florida
Reviewed 25 August 2011

Leaves and Lizards is a slice of paradise, especially for those who do not want to be "lounge lizards." We never tired of the surrounding beauty of the plants, pastures and the magnificent Arenal Volcano, but wish we had more time to enjoy them. The amount of activities to do was mind-boggling and filled our days with unsurpassed fun. We...

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South Lake Tahoe, ca
Reviewed 22 August 2011

We stayed for a week in the Toucan cabin. There was plenty to do and see for the entire week. We arrived on August 13th, and I must say, we didn't feel there was any pushiness to do tours, perhaps because we gladly wanted to participate in many of the tours. I imagine it must be a balancing act for...

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3Thank Linda M
Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 22 August 2011

We read all the reviews and booked based on them. We were so glad we did. Debbie made us feel very welcomed and helped us organize our adventures. Started off by going on a trail ride on their horses. It might be the highlight of our stay in the area. Such an adventure and a great way to see the...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 22 August 2011

I wrote up a long review and computer froze, so unfortunately this will likely be less eloquent and slightly rushed. I'll start with the negatives and end with the positives because this nearly perfect place only had one negative (though significant enough to bring a 5 down to a 4) and an amazing list of positives... The negative: This has...

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Richmond, VA USA
Reviewed 16 August 2011

Sounds a little over the top, but it's true. Leaves and Lizards, and the people who have worked so hard to make it what it has become is more than a vacation spot. After spending a few days here, you'll feel the same way. Let's start with how the owners have made themselves such an integral part of the natural...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This secluded resort is located on 26 acres with spectacular viewing of the Arenal Volcano near La Fortuna. Enjoy the panoramic vista of Arenal and Cerro Chato from a hammock on your porch or from your comfortable, orthopedic, queen sized beds with Egyptian cotton sheets. Meals prepared using locally grown ingredients at the Lava Lizard on-site dining facility. Guests are invited to help with daily 'chores' on this working farm. Milk a cow, collect eggs for breakfast or groom a horse. Enjoy private horseback riding, professional guide service, on site spa and 2 km of on site nature trails. The vision at Leaves and Lizards is to create the perfect blend of adventure, discovery and tranquility for each guest. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Leaves and Lizards Arenal Volcano Cabin Retreat

Address: Meters South Of Super Kiki 500, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park 21012, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park > La Fortuna de San Carlos
Price Range: ₹ 13,643 - ₹ 18,214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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Leaves And Lizards Arenal Volcano Cabin Retreat Hotel La Fortuna De San Carlos
Leaves And Lizards Arenal Volcano Cabin Retreat Costa Rica/La Fortuna De San Carlos
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#1 Top resorts Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#5 Green Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#5 Family Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#5 Romantic Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#8 Business Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
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“We stayed in the Toucan Cabin and although it is a bit of a rocky walk to and from the main common area, the view is definitely worth it.”
 of 5 bubbles TheNern, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Hobbit House has a great view of the volcano and is very private”
 of 5 bubbles nezd2016, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“I think three of the cabins have outdoor showers--a really really nice amenity!”
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