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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 December 27, 2010
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San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2010

my husband and i stayed here for 3 nights at this hotel and had a great experience. everyone was very friendly, helpful, and helped us book different excursions. The hotel has discounts to the local hotsprings and other activities such as rafting, ziplining, etc so i would recommend waiting to book until you arrive at the hotel so you don't... More 

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Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2010

This hotel was the best on our 10 day trip around CR. We stayed in the honeymoon suite on top of the hill and throughly enjoyed our room. We were thankful to have such an accomodating room as it rained for 24 hours while were there. The staff was great and the food was even better! The pizza made in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2010

We enjoyed the Arenal Volcano Inn because the staff was friendly and the hot tub was great!! We had arrived late due to some weather complications and after a loooooong ride on Interbus, but we were led to our room and the maintenance guy turned on the jacuzzi bubbles so all we had to do was put on our bathing... More 

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Attu Island, Alaska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2010

This was one of our favorite hotels. The owner walked with us to show us the rooms and was very kind and helpful. The staff was incredible also. The food at their restaurant was extraordinary and we enjoyed the plants and scenery around the complex. We paid $65 for two people. This is a must stay. Visit their website, stay... More 

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Dallas TX
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2010

Located right at the base of Arenal Volcano. The grounds are beautifully landscaped with hundreds of tropical plants. Each unit is a spacious single unit seperate building with a front porch with rockers, the front door and a large picture window are all facing facing the volcano with unobstructed views. Located just a couple of miles from La Fortuna and... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2010

It is truly a small hidden gem. Staff is super friendly . The place is quiet and relaxing and the food is really good. Excellent views of the volcano!!! Very good price. I'll definitely go back again!

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Durham, NC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2010

My husband and I rented a car and drove around costa rica for our honeymoon. Most of our time was spent in Papagayo, but we drove to Arenal for the last two days of our trip. I am so happy we did it! The Inn is a fantastic place to stay. The prices were so good, we decided to rent... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2010

This hotel was very clean and beautiful. Staff was very friendly and helpful. we used spa facility at the hotel. it was very good and reasonable. Location of a hotel is convenient because it is close to volcano and tabacon hot springs. Hotel restaurant had good food. We loved the hotel..It was a great value for the money we spent.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2010

The hotel was a great surprise , very well kept. The staff was extremely helpful in planning out trip. great breakfast every morning with a gorgeous view of the volcano. Quiet but a great experience. Internet access in the lobby was a plus. Restaurant had great food. Lovely experience ...the massage spa was wonderful. Great massage in lovely little side... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2010

When we arrived our first night it was rainy and overcast so we couldn't see the volcano when we arrived. The next morning we awoke to what we thought was thunder. When we opened the curtains we were met with views of the volcano erupting. The view was spectacular!! What we liked about this hotel was the individual rooms, rather... More 

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