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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
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Saskatchewan, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I spent three nights here as part of our honeymoon, and we are pleased with our choice. When it wasn't raining, we had a fantastic view of the volcano and the room was really nice. The first morning we woke up to a bird in our room which was startling... I guess the windows in the bathroom... More

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Eugene, Oregon
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lost Iguana was the highlight of our 3-week trip to Costa Rica. It was our first trip to the country. After traveling around and staying in hotels in different destinations (at much higher prices), Lost Iguana was the place I'll remember most and will visit again. The views from our room were incredible...Arenal and a host of tropical plants right... More

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Plymouth, Minnesota
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15 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just back from a week in Costa Rica, our family stayed at this resort. I really enjoyed it, it's not a huge place but set in the middle of the rain forest with an excellent view of the volcano. It's especially relaxing at night and you can easily fall asleep while listening the sound of the rainforest. We had an... More

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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My fiancé and I stayed here for 4 days and 3 nights. The hotel wasn't fully booked so they upgraded us to one of the villas!! Wow, the views were amazing and the outdoor shower was awesome! There was a jacuzzi on the patio with 2 rocking chairs to enjoy your morning coffee. I highly recommend it. The staff was... More

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Schaumburg, Illinois
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very relaxing and secluded. Great on site hiking trails. Food was good, drinks were delicious. The staff was wonderful and very friendly. One small criticism...we were surprised that the bar was playing country music. We were hoping for something more local. Overall it was a great stay with an awesome view of the volcano.

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Lost-iguana-Resort, Owner at Lost Iguana Resort & Spa, responded to this review

I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. I am sorry about the bar music. That was a CD that we removed after hearing the bar tender was playing Country music. We only play latin music at the bar. Pura Vida, Elaine Knight More

Forest Hills, New York
19 reviews 19 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

This beautiful resort is carefully integrated into the surrounding rainforest and hillside to provide a luxurious setting with minimal impact on the landscape. The grounds are lush and beautiful with winding trails throughout the forest that provide for surprise encounters with wildlife...everything from Tent Making Bats to Macaws. The rooms are quite comfortable and boast balconies with spectacular views of... More

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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

The staff was wonderful! Jason and Jordan were awesome!! The grounds were beautiful and all the animals we saw was better than the national parks. The spa was heavenly! Will definitely go back! Thanks lost iguana!!

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Seabrook, Texas
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

This place is wonderful! My husband and I definitely intend to go back. The resort is beautiful with a spectacular view of the volcano. If you are into hiking there are two wonderful trails to experience the beautiful rain forest. The staff are exceptional, the food in the restaurant is excellent and the accommodations are top of the line. And... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

My wife and I loved the place and will go back, probably next year. The room was nice with a fantastic patio surrounded by the rain forest with all kinds of sounds, nice landscaping and a great view of the volcano. The hotel staff was excellent and the food was great. After the first day of having breakfast, lunch and... More

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Mississauga, Canada
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

My wife and I stayed in the Lost Iguana for a weekend during our recent visit to Costa Rica and we loved it! We were on a 2nd floor room and had an amazing view of the volcano from our bed. Although we stayed during the rainy season, there were only a few hours a day when we could not... 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 Resort And Spa
Lost Iguana Hotel La Fortuna De San Carlos
Hotel Lost Iguana
Lost Iguana Resort & Spa Costa Rica/Arenal Volcano National Park

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