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Hotel Arenal Carmela

Costado Sur de la Iglesia Catolica, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park, Costa Rica
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2010
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2010

Good hotel with a friendly staff that spoke decent English. The room was a little small but had a gerat air conditioner and a private shower/bathroom with warm water. The breakfast was great and included in the price. The pool was nice with a decent balcony overlooking. The hotel was in a great location in La Fortuna about 15-20 minutes... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2009

We stayed in La fortuna at this hotel for 2 nights. Arenal Carmela is in a great location, very clean and our suite had a walk out balcony which had two chairs and a table. This hotel had a secure gate at the front which the concierge had to prompt for exit and entry. Our room was super clean, had... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2009

We stayed here for two nights in early May. As far as locations go, we couldn't have asked for better. Located smack-dab in the middle of town across from the church, it was easy to get around. The rooms were small, but clean. Nothing luxury here, but still a pretty nice little place to sleep. There was a certain charm... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2009

We were here about a year ago but this time I returned with my family including my two grandchildren. We had two rooms. One room had a view of the pool and the other room had a view of the street. The rooms were clean and comfortable as before. My grandchildren really liked the pool and I found myself in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2008

When we arrived in La Fortuna to find our reserved hotel still UNDER CONSTRUCTION, our driver took us to the Hotel Arenal Carmela and Jose Quiros, the manager helped check us in with no problem. This nice hotel is right on the main street of La Fortuna across from the main park square. We had a second story room in... More 

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