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Arenal Kioro

4.0 of 5 San Carlos, 10 km NE of La Fortuna, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park 116447, Costa Rica
#12 of 64 Hotels in La Fortuna de San Carlos
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Bath, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Overall, we really enjoyed our stay at Kioro for 2 nights before heading to the beach in Guanacaste. Arenal is an excellent location for tours and activities-best explored by car as the area is quite spread out, our rav4 was excellent for the job but a normal car would have sufficed if you stayed on the main roads- so we... More

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Collierville
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Loved our stay at this resort. Absolutely gorgeous grounds and beautifully appointed rooms. We stayed in suite 403 which had a wonderful view, was close to the lobby and restaurant and not too far of a walk to the pool. Everyone we came in contact with at the resort (heck, in the whole country for that matter) was so kind... More

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Delray Beach, Florida
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We enjoyed our stay at this hotel very much. The views of the volcano are spectacular and our room was very spacious and nicely appointed. The in-room jacuzzi was nice to have too. The grounds were beautifully landscaped and well maintained with lots of tropical foliage. Our package included their breakfast buffet which we enjoyed. It included a very good... More

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Sarasota, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is one of the further hotels from the downtown area but very close to the volcano. The view from our balcony gave us a better view than any other place we went in the area. Other than the view, the other reason for picking this hotel was the on site hot springs. They were nice, but nothing like... More

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Springfield, Massachusetts
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I went here as part of a Swiss Travel day tour to the Arenal area. We were presented with a menu without prices because the meal was included in the price of our tour (perhaps a special menu for tour groups). The menu was fairly small- maybe 7 choices of entrees. I had the pork tenderloin with... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This resort is breathtakingly beautiful. The service is impeccable. Everyone is willing to help you. Very friendly staff. Food is good. Drinks try the guaro sour...local drink...very good. The front desk will reserve whatever aventure you feel like doing that day and will give you maps on how to get to local spots like the waterfall. Rooms are clean and... More

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Godalming, United Kingdom
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Massive and very comfortable room with the volcano right outside the window. Hot springs in the gardens and a lovely pool. Welcoming and professional staff. It's quite a big hotel so maybe the feel is a bit distant, and we were disappointed with the restaurant - like all hotels of this type the prices were steep ($20-25 for a main... More

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Sarasota, Florida
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9 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The rooms at this hotel are huge. Amazing space, very clean and with AMAZING views of the valcano and jungle below. There are hot springs on the property (when we were there in August- rainy season, the pools were not very hot, more warm). The people that worked there were extremely nice and accomodating. They even called and coordinated my... More

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Long Beach
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed with my family in July. The property is beautiful, quiet, private and very close to the Arenal Volcano. We enjoyed the view of the trees and grounds and the sounds of nature from our room every morning, but weren't able to see the volcano at all through the clouds over our 3 day stay. The view was still... More

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16 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved our room -- it was huge and had its own indoor hot tub. The sitting area was generous and well-appointed. The grounds were lovely, too, with winding paths through lush gardens. Make sure to spend time in the hot spring pools. There is a series of seven of them with lovely waterfalls in between. And we were greeted... More

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Address: San Carlos, 10 km NE of La Fortuna, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park 116447, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park > La Fortuna de San Carlos
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Hotel Class:4 star — Arenal Kioro 4*
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Arenal Kioro Hotel La Fortuna De San Carlos
Arenal Kioro Costa Rica/Arenal Volcano National Park

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