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Highway 142, Nuevo Arenal 50807, Costa Rica
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Toad Hall
Ranked #7 of 10 Nuevo Arenal B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is much I could say about a place as beautiful as this but its not worth saying because the owner does not know how to treat people and is not a man of his word.. we were robbed by a previous worker and the night guard while the owner was out of town and left us in charge of... More 

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Jeff S, Manager at Toad Hall, responded to this review

I sincerely regret that you cannot find some of your belongings. However, as in any case, it is always advisable to place any valuables in a security box. We make security boxes available in all of our rooms in order to avoid such occurrences which are beyond our control and cannot be held responsible for. I appreciate the information which... More 

Turrialba, Costa Rica
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Arrived at Toad Hall on a promise of work! It is an incredible place and I was asked to manage everything. My meals were paid for, including wine and a beautiful place to sleep!! I was set on staying forever until the owner Jeff began to show his true colors. The workers here are incredible! They are responsible for all... More 

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Jeff S, Manager at Toad Hall, responded to this review

I appreciate hearing from your perspective. As in any employee / worker relationship, there are times that we may not agree and as a result, it is best to part ways. We provide our workers with a lovely working environment, housing, salary and even additional incentives. Yes, the salary in Costa Rica is lower than the U.S. as it is... More 

Cleveland, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

The signage brought me in (and made 'em World Famous!). I just had to have a look! There's a '60s vibe to the place. You wonder why the pura vida air does NOT smell faintly of incense (or somethin'). The people made me feel so welcome I could not help but stay! Jeff is like an old friend. Serena. the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 via mobile

My friends and I thag live in Costa Rica decided to rent a car and go explore areas unknown. We chose la Fortuna and found Toad hall! We had the most amazing day filled with a 360 view of nature and a natural spring water pool. The restaurant is tucked away in the jungle, on the road surrounding Arenal Lake.... More 

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California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Hi guys, Im writing to you about where we are at... Toad Hall in Arenal... Just look at the Title and you will see It says it ALL.. Jeff, the owner has designed this magic space right of the lake in Nuevo Arenal and is a trip... In a cool way for sure!...Also is an awesome Carpenter and just take... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

We love Toad Hall!! We stopped for drinks and to use the internet. We had checked out of our rental house on Sunday instead of Mon and couldn't get into our next one early. We talked with Serena and she checked to see if they had a room. We are so happy it turned out this way. Serena is a... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Toad Hall, where do i start… We had spent a long day walking around the mountain trails and decided to find somewhere to stay. After traveling around the lake for a while we started to see the first of many many signs advertising Toad Hall, So we had to check it out. When we arrived we were greeted warmly by... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We had to stop. Driving around the lake and all the intriguing signs. Friendly staff and owner. We did not have an overnight stay but owner gave a tour of all the remodeling done. Very unique atmosphere and decor . View was awesome.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Stayed at toad hall one night and decided we had to find somewhere different. Help and guests walk by often and could see right into our room and even into the bathroom where we were. You can hear everyone's conversations in the room or vice versa. Internet was very poor, views of the lake sub-par and they wouldn't give us... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We had a very comfortable stay at Toad Hall. Beautiful views, unique rooms, good food and friendly staff. If you visit make sure to take the short hike down to the lake to take in some beautiful scenery.

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Address: Highway 142, Nuevo Arenal 50807, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Nuevo Arenal
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Toad Hall Costa Rica/Nuevo Arenal

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