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Arenal Volcano Inn

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3.0 of 5
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6.5 Km NW of the Catholic church, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park, Costa Rica
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
ANDREA S St Helens, United Kingdom
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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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  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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St Helens, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
20 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a executive lodge large room, nice bathroom with little kitchen, with sink and coffee maker, two double beds, clean well maintained, ac and large ceiling fan. Nice pool and bed area with jacuzzi, ok breakfast bread jam, cereal etc, will cook eggs for you if you ask. Great staff helped with directions, trips etc. we did a trek,... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

great hotel and the rooms very clean, most room had a view to the arenal mountain, the restaurant has very good food. the best thing is the stuff.....very nice, knows on all tours around and all restaurants in the city close by. very highly recommended.

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I traveled with my husband and we stayed there for two nights. We really enjoyed our stay - the room was nice and there was a veranda with chairs and a table.. They offered strong wifi . During the day we had a beatiful view of the volcano. We used the pool and enjoyed beautiful, colourful greenery. The restaurant had... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for 2 nights for my honeymoon and we really enjoyed this hotel. The room was very clean and had air conditioning (a real luxury in Costa Rica). We spent one afternoon just lounging at the pool which was very nice. Breakfast was provided free every morning from the hotel restaurant Que Rico. We also had a few other... More 

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Avimanager, Propietario at Arenal Volcano Inn, responded to this review

Dear Rainione, I am very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay at Arenal Volcano Inn specially for such an important occasion(your honeymoon). It is also very good to hear you enjoyed your meals at Que Rico Arenal Restaurant. Thank you for recommending us and for your nice review. We hope you visit us again in the future, More 

Frankfort, Illinois
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was traveling with a friend who was undergoing chemotherapy. This hotel had a room phone! That's huge if you are from out of the country, and your cell phone doesn't work here. The other 2 you had to either walk to the desk if you needed something, or give up. The food was good, and available around the clock.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Incredible view of the volcano, very pretty grounds, close to everything, and a really great, inexpensive restaurant. My only complaint was that the screen for our bathroom window was broken, so we had a few ants in there. Definitely not the end of the world, especially considering you're in the middle of the jungle. Breakfast was good (coffee, tea, orange... More 

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Saratoga, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very comfortable room with a view of Arenal volcano right out front. Room is large and air conditioned. I think all the rooms are pretty much the same, with two double beds. The breakfast was included.

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Avimanager, Manager at Arenal Volcano Inn, responded to this review

Dear TripAdvisor user, We really appreciate your positive review. Thanks a lot for sharing with others your experience at the hotel. We are looking forward to seeing you again. More 

Kensington, Maryland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Each room is a casita or cottage. From our front porch, we could sit and watch steam coming from the Arenal Volcano. Very comfortable, excellent staff and a good restaurant. Pool and hot tub were well cared for and practically empty. Desk staff was wonderful at giving us ideas for things to do.

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Vienna, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Stayed here with a group touring by bus. Were very comfortable in our relaxed ground level room. They accommodated needs for group dining. Enjoyed the pool areas & the very relaxed breakfast. Evening was very nice as we across the road and took photos of the active volcano. A welcome change from the big city high rise hotels. Perfect for... More 

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Avimanager, Manager at Arenal Volcano Inn, responded to this review

Dear Tripadvisor user We are extremely pleased that you enjoyed your stay at our property when you were away from home. It is our pleasure to have the oportunity to host groups and make their experience a memorable one. Hope to have you back in La Fortuna when you’re back in town. Thank you very much for your kind comments. More 

Cancun, Mexico
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

This is a very nice place to stay if you want to visit Tabacon and you have to watch the budget. The grounds are nice, but that is not the attraction... the attraction is that this is a very nice place to spend the night and it is close to Tabacon which is the attraction around here, and it is... More 

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