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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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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Hotel La Fortuna Located in town of la Fortuna. Stayed three nights. Used as a staging area for our group of 14. It is in the town, traffic generally from sun up to sun down, never noticed traffic noise at night when sleeping. Hotel has strong basics, excellent water pressure, air conditioned, comfortable clean rooms, made service, excellent breakfast at... More 

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Carthage IL
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10 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The hotel was clean and comfortable. The staff was friendly and helps us plan day excursions which were well done. The breakfast included in our package was fine. Our room was on the 5th floor and if the clouds had parted we would have had a perfect view of the volcano!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The hotel was clean and comfortable, while staff was friendly. Breakfasts are delicious and definitely a great value. Watch out for flooding bathrooms as there are no barriers around the shower floor, which I thought was weird. However, I would definitely stay here again!

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is convenient in La Fortuna, and has a wonderful restaurant, Marisqueria Snappers, a stone throw away. But the rooms have no windows which makes it stuffy n mildewy. It has the potential to be a nice place, but found it to be mediocre in terms of service. The rooms themselves are not three stars at all. One star... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good esperience in this hotel: good location, decent breakfast, good value but the greatest of all was the staff - they made us feel at home from the beginning, accommodated all our requests and gave us great recommendations for tours. You guys rock!

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Portland, Oregon
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel La Fortuna is basic and comfortable. The rooms are clean and spacious enough. The air conditioner works well. Although ours *clanked* intermittently throughout the night. The shower is spacious and has plenty of hot water. The staff is friendly and gave us extra towels and pillows as soon as we requested them. There is a safe in the room... More 

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Winnipeg
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7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We travelled with a tour group (included in our total price) Like I said to my husband... our tour was booked as a "standard" level... not comfort, not hostel-like. So we got standard for Costa Rica, I suspect. It was clean, with no classy fixtures, hair-dryer or coffee pot. It did not have queen size luxury beds. Not sure what... More 

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texas
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Overall good value with great location and not too noisy. Room was adequate, breakfast was pretty good. My biggest negative was the front desk guy. He is unfriendly and rude. I took my tour and shuttle bookings elsewhere. Checkout was the opposite experience with the wonderful, friendly and helpful female clerk.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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133 reviews 133 reviews
92 hotel reviews
115 helpful votes 115 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hotel is across the street from Burger King. I discovered the hotel on Tripadvisor. I paid about $40 per night for a single with private bath, which is a pretty good price for La Fortuna in January. Staff was very nice. I did not hear any English spoken by staff in my 2 days there. Room was fine with comfortable... More 

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Stevensville
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7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Room OK but not very comfortable bed; staff not very friendly/helpful; limited breakfast (it's what they have prepared for that morning, no choice); A/C was either on or off but temperature could not be adjusted (even after changing the remote) so the room was either too warm or too cold; we lost or forgot a bag there with a few... 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:
#11 Spa Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos

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