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Hotel Arenal Rabfer

2.0 of 5 150 mts north of Banco Nacional de La Fortuna, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Dayton, Ohio
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167 helpful votes 167 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2010

We were looking for a low price place to stay for a couple of days. Someone referred us to Hotel Rabfer which is a family run operation. The family has 3 sons, whose laundry was drying on the railings when we arrived. This is not the Ritz, but is safe, spotlessly clean and quiet. Our room on the 2nd floor... More

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Mtn. View, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2009

We found this place on the internet while we were there in Costa Rica. We were able to secure a reservation right away. Upon check in, we were early, so they let us store our bags there. We found the hotel to be clean, comfortable, and nice and private since it is one block away from the center of town.... More

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Florida City, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2009

I stayed at this hotel with a teenaged daughter. The place was nice and clean, and in a godd location..just off the main center of town but within 5 minutes of it. The room was very simple, just two beds. The A/C worked very well. I understand the hotel is a green hotel, but it seemed to us that the... More

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Calgary
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2009

We spent 6 days in La Fortuna, including New Year and it was great. The hotel location, in town yet away from the main street, is ideal for those who don't have a car but like to be mobile. The town felt safe and there was plenty to do for my kids aged 9 and 13. The variety of excellent... More

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Cerritos, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2009

We stayed at the Rabfer for two nights and had a wonderful stay. I would completely recommend this hotel. It is pretty much a block from the center of town where you can go to the bank and exchange your money and also near a 24 hour restaurant for those of you who are still not adjusted to the time... More

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San Luis, Arizona USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2008

We stayed at the Arenal Rabfer Hotel for two nights. The hotel is excellent and received an incredible service by Roselia the owner and her family. Home made breakfast was included and cooked by Roselia (typical costarrican and /or American BK with fresh fruit, juice and coffe). The Hotel is new and well maintained, has a small pool, conference room... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2008

I wouldn't go back to this hotel. Although it was good value at $50 a night and from what I saw in La Fortuna you won't get anything better. I should have stayed in one of the lodges further out of town, going past them on the bus they looked lovely, but if you don't have transport they leave you... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2008

This is a beautiful, quiet hotel run by a very nice family who endeavors to make you feel at home. The hotel itself looks very new and is well maintained. There is a small pool which we had to ourselves for the duration of our stay and ample loungers surrounding it. There is a great view of the volcano from... More

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Address: 150 mts north of Banco Nacional de La Fortuna, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park > La Fortuna de San Carlos
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Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Arenal Rabfer 2*
Number of rooms: 19
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