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Hotel Vagabondo

2 km oeste del parque de la Fortuna | Sobre Carretera al volcan, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park 00123, Costa Rica
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 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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quebec
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2012

There are no words to describe how great the food here is, we stayed a couple of nights (me and 2 friends), the staff and owners were really friendly, the place is so relaxing, hot showers, comfortable and nice rooms! all very clean. And has a nice view of the volcano arenal. I would definetely come back here on my... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2012

Basic room with pleasant service. Stayed there with my sister in a room with A/C and 2 single beds. We had to wait an hour for room on first arriving but the front desk person watched our bags and sent us out to relax in a hammock in the quiet garden courtyard while we waited. Small pool in backyard was... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2012

Had a wonderful stay at Hotel Vagabondo. It was clean, welcoming and very well priced. Staff was nice and helpful and food was great. It's small and isn't fancy but for that reason, it seemed homey and comfortable. The location was good, kind of mid-distance from a lot of things. Mostly very quiet except for the bar next door. It... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2012

First, the caveat. As other reviews have noted, you are a bit out from town, so unless you have a car or don't mind a healthy walk (that's what we did), you may want something closer to town or in a more inclusive resort sort of place. I'm guessing if you are looking at this review, you don't fall in... More 

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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2011

We stayed in this hotel for $43 a night with breakfast included. they serve eggs, toast, fruit, coffee & juice. There's also a souvenier shop at the hotel & a pizzeria and lounge right next door. The receptionist is very nice. The rooms are very comfy, they have heater/AC, TV,safe & hot water for showering. Town is 5 mins away... More 

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Vankleek Hill, Ontario
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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2011

We stayed at the Hotel Vagabondo 1 night and I cannot say anything bad about this place. Since we were going to leave early in the morning, we paid $40 for the room with no breakfast. Jonathan was very nice and helpfull. We had the first room just beside the little patio where we could relax either on the hamac... More 

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Puerto Limon, Costa Rica
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2011 via mobile

Good value at $40 per night with breakfast . Jonathon and Errol very helpful employees with good English. Rooms safe secure but basic.simple rooms not an issue for me as am out touring most of the day. Pizzeria great but not cheap. Located two kms out of town.if you don't like walking or don't have a car,maybe Vagabondo is not... More 

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Halifax, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2011

We stayed at the Vagabondo for three nights in February, 2011 and it was perfect for us. It was clean, quiet and at $48 per night with breakfast included, the best value of any of the seven places that we stayed at in Costa Rica in our three week vacation. We were a bit concerned about possible noise from the... More 

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Scotland
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2011

Clean, basic hotel, friendly staff and good value for money. Breakfast consisted of either traditional costa rican fare or fruit salad. The room was comfortable but there was no hot water, which was ideal as it was quite wet and cold whilst we were there. It's located on the main road between town and Baldi Springs - about a 20... More 

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Harrisonburg, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2010

I meant to write this review a year and a half ago when my best bud and I stayed here in April of 09. I came across it planning my trip back and thought I would get in my two cents. Hotel Vagabondo was one of our favorites in all of Costa Rica. It is a beautiful, quiet get-a-way just... More 

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Address: 2 km oeste del parque de la Fortuna | Sobre Carretera al volcan, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park 00123, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park > La Fortuna de San Carlos
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Number of rooms: 9
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