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Hotel La Fortuna

3.0 of 5 1 block south and 1 block east from La Fortuna Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park 000, 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Quezon City, Philippines
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33 reviews 33 reviews
15 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We arrived from san jose around 12:30 in the afternoon hungry and tired sitting in shuttle bus. When we check in the lady is not that friendly and told us that the check in time is 2 pm. We waited in the lobby and a another lady approach us and informed us about the map of la fortuna. She told... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean, modern and spacious with an awesome view of Arenal Volcano from the window/balcony. Courteous and helpful front desk staff especially Mercedes. Breakfast fresh and tasty served with smiles and again a great view of the volcano. A block to main street and all the wonderful shops and eateries and people. No fridge in the room, but used the one... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
22 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the largest hotel in town and does look a little out of place. However the rooms are clean and comfortable and you are located very close to the center of town. Staff were very helpful. Wifi available in the lobby, and if you are lucky in the room.

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Los Angeles, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My check in at this hotel with a lady hotel staff was disappointing. She did not smile the entire time she was on duty. Asking her about anything is like having a root canal. Is a client such a bother for her boring day? Seems like she never heard of customer service. The next one on duty was a guy... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

I got a very good discount for doing the reservation via web. The rooms were nice and cozey and we got a room in the 4th floor with a wonderful view of the Volcano! There was a nice parking lot right next to the building so it felt safe to leave the car there even though there is no guard... More

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Crown Point, Indiana
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12 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

La Fortuna hotel is a very nice property, comparable or better than a Holiday Inn Express. It's the tallest building in town (6 floors?), and the building looks out of place. The hotel had a good breakfast, was centrally located so restaurants, banks, shopping were nearby. We had a view of Arenal Volcano. The problem was that we came to... More

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61 reviews 61 reviews
27 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Nice clean rooms with comfortable bed and pillows, a place to hang clothes and shelves for suitcase, bathroom fan, lots of hot water and shower pressure, wifi in-room, air conditioning (extra $5 per night) and a desk. (We were in room 510) Friendly and helpful front desk staff. Good location close to central La Fortuna.

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hants UK
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57 reviews 57 reviews
20 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

This hotel has a lovely reception area. There are 3 computers available to use and the friendly, helpful staff are on hand when the internet won't work! There is plenty of space to sit and chat on comfy sofas etc and there is an area with some tourist information. You can book activities from here too. My room was on... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

I was just thinking about Costa Rica and realized writing reviews of my amazing trip in May was long overdue! :) This hotel is comfortable, clean, friendly, and extremely convenient for walking to everything in the downtown of La Fortuna. The staff was so helpful regarding recommending tours, restaurants, etc. We could not believe how great the price was and... More

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New York City, New York
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 via mobile

Hotel is perfect for being in the mix of la fortuna town. The town itself has some of the better food choices in the area. Excellent value for those on a budget. Front desk staff is very friendly and knowledgable of everything in town for whatever your budget may be. Wifi was spotty and for me worked best if in... More

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Address: 1 block south and 1 block east from La Fortuna Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park 000, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park > La Fortuna de San Carlos
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Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel La Fortuna 3*
Number of rooms: 44
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Also Known As:
Hotel La Fortuna Costa Rica/Arenal Volcano National Park
Hotel Style
#10 Spa Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos #31 Romantic Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos

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