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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
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Locust Valley, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Breathtaking and set truly in the jungle. We booked a suite which had a great private dual outdoor shower inside the room! We also had a private outdoor jacuzzi. Lots of birds including a toucan that they feed at the restaurant every morning. We didn't see or hear any monkeys here as other reviewers posted and that was a big... More 

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Wellesley MA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The setting for this hotel is breathtaking. It is located in the rain forest. The birds are abundant and beautiful. The restaurant is wonderful - particularly the breakfast buffet. Everything about the resort is wonderful. The one concern we had is the low level of light in the rooms at night. They need brighter lights. We could hardly see what... More 

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New York, NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Lost Iguana for 3 nights in March of 2014 and it was absolutely perfect. We had an amazing view of the Volcano from our balcony the pools were beautiful, and everyone who worked there was unbelievably friendly! I'm still dreaming about the mojitos from the poolside bar. We took a full day trip to go canyoneering... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The Lost Iguana Hotel is fairly close to the Arenal Volcano. My room had a balcony with an awesome view of the Volcano. The grounds are extensive and well maintained. There are many activities to enjoy in this area including hiking, kayaking, zip lining, swimming in hot springs, walking hanging bridges, etc.

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York, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here about a year ago, and I am just getting around to writing a review. We were absolutely enamored with every single detail of this place. From the moment that we arrived, we were in awe of the beautiful setting and immaculately clean and well maintained facilities and habitaciones. I will never forget taking a bath outside while... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a very beautiful hotel. The rooms are clean and very attractive. The grounds a fairly extensive, you need a map to get around and you will be walking outside to get anywhere. They have golf carts, so you can always call for a ride. This was the most expensive place we stayed in Costa Rica, but when I... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Really nice location off the beaten track. From our room (no 19)/ the bed we had a great view right onto the volcano. Beside that the room was spacious and nicely decorated. The garden was very well maintained as well as the pool area. Breakfast was tasty with a mix of buffet and a la carte. There could have been... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I used Travel By Jen and Jet Set Vacations for our 7day-6night trip to Costa Rica and had a BLAST. We travelled Dec 10-16 right before peak season (summer/dry season is end of December-February). We spent 3 nights in the Arenal Volcano area at the Lost Iguana Resort and did the Multi-Adventure package at The Springs Resort... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 4 days at the Lost Iguana Resort and it was wonderful. The views were great, the room was clean, the food was good, and the people were friendly. It was very relaxing and close to several activities. We used the spa and I would HIGHLY recommend it. It was very good with truly nature noise (stream outside, birds)... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I very much liked Lost Iguana. From the moment we arrived and they were waiting there to greet us and help us feel at home, until we left, it was a good choice. True, it was expensive at $315 per night (includes breakfast and internet), but they would hustle us around in golf carts, show up when asked to bring... 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
#5 Spa Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#7 Family Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#12 Romantic Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos

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