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Este Del Parque Central La For, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park 8055, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Peru, Maine, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed in this lovely hotel for 4 nights in March. It was perfect. Very clean, and spacious rooms with refrigerator, a/c and 2 private balconies. Beautiful gardens, perfectly landscaped with iguanas, birds, a brook, and pool. Good breakfast just 1 minute from hotel. Everything we needed was a very short walk. Even though you were close to town the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed here as part of G Adventures "Costa Rica Quest" tour. Hotel is right in the town, very clean, and nicely-decorated. Beautiful grounds, and there was a sloth living in one of the trees! No complaints, would definitely stay here again.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Monte Real Hotel is absolutely ideal. It's within perfect walking distance to the small town with various restaurants, shops, chemists and bars. The rooms are mega basic having stayed in room number 3, ground floor. However the hotel is clean, has lovely gardens, helpful staff, tours on offer, wifi and hot showers!!! I would recommend this hotel / B&B as... More

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Saint Sauveur des Monts, Canada
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34 reviews 34 reviews
15 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed spending 3 nights here. The staff was very helpful, giving us excellent advice. The gardens are lovely and we enjoyed the pool after a day of being on a tour. Only weakness was the breakfast which was offsite and quite ordinary. We had a view of the volcano which although inactive was very visible.

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Edmonton
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were lucky enough to be transferred to this hotel because the original one we were booked into was full. We stayed here I think four or five nights and it was wonderful. The breakfast is at a very tastey offsite restaurant that gives you plenty of food. Location is close to everything you'd want to walk to for souvenirs,... More

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was impressed by this hotel from A to Z !! First, it's downtown La Fortuna which is great because you're near of everything !! Very clean rooms/pool/garden and such an amazing view on the Volcano Arenal. Staff is more than helpful and they're all really nice people! The gardener shows where the animals are and it is super nice... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With our 3 kids (12, 11 and 10 years old) we spent 10 nights in La Fortuna, primarily to do volunteering at the La Fortuna Orphanage. We were recommended to stay at the Monte Real Hotel, and everything was great. Good breakfast and clean rooms. Very friendly and helpful staff too. The gardener (Angel?) was very nice, and showed us... More

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Los Angeles, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My bf and I stayed here as part of a tour group visiting Costa Rica. This hotel was a pleasant surprise. Very well maintained (I swear, I don't remember not seeing a caretaker working on the landscaping at any time! There was always somebody working on the lawns and plants). The place was very clean, extremely convenient to town. The... More

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Sherbrooke, Quebec
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14 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for 2 nights (65$/ngt) with my wife. Super nice; pool with view to Arenal, creek in the back, nice and well maintained garden (names of trees and plants at their feet). I took a room with a ceiling fan. Not fantastic when it's very hot, but did the trick for us (though we had to move our bed... More

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Toronto
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19 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

My room (10) was on the ground floor, and had a large furnished patio. The room was a good size with comfortable beds, fridge, coffee maker, hair dryer and tv. The shower was huge with lots of hot water and good pressure. Wifi was spotty, but we discovered it worked just fine from the patio. Staff were pleasant and helpful.... More

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Also Known As:
Monte Real Hotel
Hotel Monte Real Costa Rica/Arenal Volcano National Park
Address: Este Del Parque Central La For, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park 8055, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park > La Fortuna de San Carlos
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#27 Family Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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