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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
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Montebello, California
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10 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you would like to be secluded away from everything. This is your place. We went here to experience a tropical forest since we had never taken a trip to any inland locations other than snow. It's green and lush. Hiking trails available. Food is average. Drinks are yummy. This resort is very spread out from the lobby, spa, restaurant... More 

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Atlanta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

We loved this place. It is far from La Fortuna (but if you rent a car it's only a 15-20 minute drive) and tucked away in the rain forest beautifully. Driving past the other resorts we felt bad that while they were all in Costa Rica they weren't in the actual rain forest, like we were. Okay, location aside, the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014 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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Kitchener, Canada
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

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 December 12, 2014

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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6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

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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Paris
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

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 December 5, 2014

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 November 29, 2014

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 November 28, 2014

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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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
#13 Romantic Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos

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