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10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Simple yet clean and comfortable hotel. A good price and friendly service. On the Main Street so walking distance to everything. We had a room in the back so it was quiet. Little kitchenette and hot shower. Recommended and I'd go back!

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5 reviews
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Reviewed 15 September 2016

Location was walkable to all of downtown. Rosio (front desk) is amazing. She walked me through every single tour available and gave suggestions and comparisons of the tours/operators as well as restaurant recommendations. Room itself was large and clean.

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Thank Kevin W
Rocio V, Director General at Regina Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Kevin Thank you so much for staying with us and taking time to write a review. Glad that you took advantage of our central location. It does put you within walking distance of La Fortuna's many restaurants, shops, services and other attractions. We hope to see you again. Regards, More 

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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

This is absolutely the best hotel we have had in Costa Rica during our 3 week holiday. Rooms are nice and clean, and the air conditioning works great. Service was perfect! The lady in charge was very kind and helped us finding other hotels and tours. To bad that we could only stay two nights. Overall we had a great... More 

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Thank Joanne v
Rocio V, Gerente at Regina Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Joanne, Thank you very much for staying at the Regina and taking the time to comment on your stay. In addition to providing clean comfortable rooms, we strive to provide our guests with the best service possible with all aspects of their vacation.. . It was our pleasure to host you in La Fortuna and assist with follow on... More 

South America
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454 reviews
78 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

We quiet liked this place. On the positives the room was a really good size, really clean, comfortable and had a nice balcony. The only negative is the road noise but we knew going that would be the case. It's not an issue with ear plugs. The hotel also organised excursions which was really handy and the prices were competitive.

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Rocio V, Gerente at Regina Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Aidan, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience with us. We appreciate your comments to improve the experience of our guests. Hope to have you back soon! Warm regards from Costa Rica. More 

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11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 8 July 2016

The room was very comfortable and had a small fridge and a table, which was nice. Location is very comfortable. We weren't met with much enthusiasm and when we asked about tours we didn't get that many details so we ended up booking in a different office in town so I guess that could have been better but the room... More 

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Rocio V, Gerente at Regina Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and taking the time to write a review. We appreciate your comments. I am sorry you were not greeted with much enthusiasm and proved tour details. That should not have happened. We have plenty of information and first hand knowledge about tours. Most of the staff have been on the tours. Additionally, we have... More 

Los Angeles, California
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 21 May 2016

We arrived here after a long commute from San Jose. Upon arrival, there was a bit of a mixup with the billing, I was charged for way more than Expedia had quoted me, and it seemed like Expedia bookings don't sync with their reservations. Or maybe they don't sync it, either way, have your documents/itineraries ready so you are charged... More 

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Rocio V, Director de Recepción at Regina Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and taking the time to write a review. We really appreciate your comments. We are really sorry for the initial confusion with the room charge. The receptionist of that day was filling in for another employee and he did not realize you had Expedia reservations. We were able to cancel the voucher and run... More 

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38 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

Not a bad room. It was big and clean, however we were put of by questionable electrical engineering. None of the light switches turned on the lights we expected and we were unsure of the wiring of the contraption in the shower (mini hot water heater?)

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Rocio V, Gerente at Regina Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jessica Thanks for staying with us and commenting on your stay. I am happy to hear that you found your room spacious, comfortable and clean. I looked into your concerns. You stayed in room #9. That room has 2 light switches. One is next to the door and the other is next to the bed. If someone turns the... More 

HAHIRA
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

Nothing but good things to say about this hotel. The staff is very nice and the Operations Manager, Ricio Vargas is the best in all our world travels. She went the full mile to ensure our stay was a very pleasant one. My wife got sick and she personally took her to the doctor and to the pharmacy. She went... More 

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Rocio V, Gerente at Regina Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experiences. We're very happy you enjoyed the warm service of our people. We're always working to meet our guests expectations and we're very happy to know we could help you. We will be waiting for your next visit. Warm regards. More 

Los Angeles, California
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 4 April 2016

Nice basic room. Fridge, but no cooking in room. Plenty of eateries close by. Great location in town, close to everything. Lots of transportation right in front. Lots of tours ti choose from, but ask around. Make sure it includes round trip transit!Costa Rica Descents was top notch!!!!! Gotta do the white water rafting, that was our most fun activity... More 

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Rocio V, Director General at Regina Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thanks for staying with us and taking the time to write a review. Glad to see that you found the rooms clean , comfortable, secure and that you were able to take advantage of our great location and frequent the many restaurants and attractions that La Fortuna has to offer. With all the great restaurants within walking distance... More 

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

My friend and I spent 3 nights at the Regina Hotel in March 2016. The rooms were clean and well-maintained. There was a sink, bar fridge and small table. Also, there was a small safe for valuables. The location is very convenient for visiting the many attractions in the La Fortuna area. The hotel is walking distance to the many... More 

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Rocio V, Manager at Regina Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and taking time to comment on your stay. It was our pleasure to host you. Glad that you found rooms, price, location, attractions, service and spa worth a return visit. We look forward to seeing you again.. Thank you very much again! More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Regina Hotel is centrally located, close to many restaurants, shops, adventures tours, banks, pharmacies, and other services. Each room has: cable TV, air conditioning, mini-bar, safe deposit box, private bathroom with hot water. Some of the rooms offer great views of the Arenal Volcano. We offer travelers safe, private, clean and comfortable environment. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Regina Hotel

Address: 150 Meters West of the Catholic Church, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park 4417-26, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park > La Fortuna de San Carlos
Price Range: ₹ 2,727 - ₹ 5,318 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Regina Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 7
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Also Known As:
Regina Hotel Costa Rica/La Fortuna De San Carlos
Hotel Style:
#5 Best Value Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#7 Green Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#23 Romantic Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
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“I always like a room in the back of the building however a couple of rooms have a wonderful view of Arena.”
 of 5 bubbles golfishrun, 27 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Ask for one with reliable wifi signal. Room number 8 was not great for us the first time, but room number 5 was perfect.”
 of 5 bubbles Amyelisabeth92, 8 Jun 2015 | Read review
“The hotel is on the strip and in the perfect location. The rooms on the front (strip side) are spacious, have a lot of windows, thick curtains and have balconies.”
 of 5 bubbles michaeldK810IQ, 21 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Ask about the local sodas if you want good food on the cheap ($4/meal!).”
 of 5 bubbles featherless, 8 Dec 2013 | Read review
“It has rooms with balcony that has the Volcan View.”
 of 5 bubbles Juankbuda, 3 Sep 2013 | Read review
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