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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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Durbanville, Western Cape, South Africa
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived after a long journey from Monteverde hoping for a comfortable stay for the night. For $50 dollars a room, I expected a lot more. The room had dirt spatters on the wall, with two single beds, barely-there mattresses, and a hint of a blanket. Our room also didn't have an outside window, so we either had to suffocate,... More

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Quezon City, Philippines
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37 reviews 37 reviews
17 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

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
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

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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33 reviews 33 reviews
23 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

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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3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

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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13 helpful votes 13 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
47 helpful votes 47 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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22 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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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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