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Hotel Roca Negra del Arenal

La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park, Costa Rica
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Moscow, Russia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After all my travelling in Costa Rica i understand that from all budget hotels we had Roca Negra was the best one! Room had everything you need. And also they have really nice garden, swimming pool and extra 6 USD breakfast.

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Ciudad de Heredia, Heredia, Costa Rica
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Very Clean and quiet place. The attention is very good. and the place is very well located from the main attractions in the area. The persons in charge are very well educated and the place is friendly to all kind of persons. You can contract local tours with the help of the desk.

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Rogers, Arkansas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

If you keep in comparison to what you pay and for what you get, this you can't beat this charming small property. The grounds are beautiful. the rooms are very simple and basic and clean. We enjoyed our two night stay here.

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Portland, Texas
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89 reviews 89 reviews
15 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

Roca Negra is set in a mini-jungle garden that is well taken care of and beautiful. The rooms are simple but had everything that we needed. Roca Negra is close to restaurants and the town but not in the heart of it so there is some peace from "tourist-ville". The hotel is also close to other attractions in the area.... More

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Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

We stayed in this hotel 3 nights and I must say it was gorgeous. We loved this place because it was not in the center of La Fortuna, the lady there (Elisabeth) has a really wonderful garden around apartments - you can see toucan bird right on the tree from the terrace, there is a swimming pool and jacuzzi next... More

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San francisco, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

My beau and i stayed 3 days in December , and we truly enjoyed ourselves. Elizabeth (aka..Elly) was the hostess with the mostest. She cooks a fabulous breakfast and directed us to the local activities that resonated most with us, and she also got us the best prices for the activities as well. The rooms are large and clean with... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

If you are looking for a cozy cabin in a wonderful and tranquil garden settings with tons of birds you are right. This place is not a hotel though and very little services are offered. When we stayed there the common area and pool was occupied by a large family gathering of the owners for the entire stay. Also, no... More

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Calgary, Canada
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

We stayed at Roca Negra for two nights and loved it. The gardens were wonderful, each unit has a little patio that allows you full view of the lush plants and many birds. The location is great for trips to the volcano, waterfall and hot pools or just to cruise around La Fortuna. The room was a good size, had... More

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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54 reviews 54 reviews
12 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

The hotel is run by Elizabeth who seems to do it all (clean,cook, run the desk). Her English is great. She was so helpful as we had originally booked another place but were disgusted by it and we were emergently looking for a new clean place to stay. This place just felt homey. The pool was nice, the hot tub... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

We stayed at the Hotel Roca Negra del Arenal for three nights and it was wonderful. We did not want to leave this place. But it was time to go back home. The hotel is new, small and cosy. It is really peaceful place. You can see around the lovely garden with humming-birds (colibri) and other birds, also you can... More

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Address: 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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