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Lost Iguana Resort & Spa

3.5 of 5 1.5 km North of Arenal dam, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park A2004, Costa Rica
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We were on a flying visit so only had one night so we were disappointed with the 24 hours of incessant rain. That said, our room was spacious and well appointed, although a little dark. A great balcony where we watched the rain and birds and listened to the frogs. The staff were without exception friendly and helpful and nothing... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great spot overlooking the arenal volcano. It is about 25 minute drive into town , but close to activities such as zip lining and other adventure activities. There are some great hiking trails on the property and shuttles zip you around up and down the hills of the resort. The best part of the stay is two fold: 1. The... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is amazing. Wildlife everywhere. We saw birds, monkeys and much more. It is lush and you really are in the jungle. It is a prefect couples get away. The only thing I would recommend is to rent a car here. That way you are free to eat dinner anywhere. It is far away from town ($30 cab ride... More 

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Playa Avellanas, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were working on a tv show in La Fortuna, and booked more than half of the rooms of the hotel for a long period of time. I must say that having us as guests is not easy and demand a lot of work as the crew constantly needs last minute changes, early breakfast, and lots of general requests. Everyone... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There were so many great things about this hotel. The rooms were spacious and nicely decorated, with outdoor showers and terraces that open up onto the rainforest. The staff were super friendly and helpful in arranging many activities for us. The restaurant was really good - we ate there both nights we stayed. The spa is very atmospheric and full... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're looking for a stay deep within a rain forest, this is a good place. Very tropical. We stayed for two nights. Overall rating - above expectation, good quality for price. It's a little removed from La Fortuna so stay here if you have a car, or if you don't have a car you're ok hanging out around the... More 

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Huntington Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The massage by the river in the first class spa, the nature walks through the jungle property, yoga on an awesome deck looking at the volcano, great ownership and friendly staff are all a given here - check it out and have fun!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place and very good service. You pay mostly for the amazing surroundings, great view on the volcano and the tranquility. Food is okay but not great (that is why no 5 stars). Rooms are clean and tidy with all what you need for to retreat. Staff will not let any wish open, they will even drive you from restaurant... More 

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Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were there in 2007 and I'm so excited to be going back! I remember the grounds, the view from our room, the staff, the restaurant. We were so happy we were able to get a room for our return visit. It is a beautiful resort. I know Arenal has grown, but we wouldn't stay anywhere else.

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Roswell, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed here for 3 days the week of thanksgiving and had an amazing stay that left us totally relaxed and stress-free. To start, the property is gorgeous with an incredible array of plants, trees and rivers all framed up with majestic views of Mount Arenal. What's worth pointing out is how well the hotel has blended... More 

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Address: 1.5 km North of Arenal dam, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park A2004, Costa Rica
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Location: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park > La Fortuna de San Carlos
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Lost Iguana Resort & Spa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 41
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Also Known As:
Lost Iguana Hotel La Fortuna De San Carlos
Lost Iguana Resort And Spa
Hotel Lost Iguana
Lost Iguana Resort & Spa Costa Rica/Arenal Volcano National Park
Hotel Style:
#2 Top resorts Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#6 Spa Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#7 Family Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#11 Romantic Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos

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