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Hotel Monte Real

Este Del Parque Central La For, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park 21007, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel Monte Real is conveniently located just a few minutes walk from the city center of La Fortuna. Everything you need is just around the corner and the super-friendly front desk staff will be glad to give directions and help you arrange trips to the nearby (and not so nearby) attractions. Our room was reasonably spaced and equipped with two... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First we were greeted with fresh pineapple juice. Everyone was very friendly and were always helpful with our questions. We were shown a big map of the area (including where breakfast is) & suggestions for restaurants. Most rooms had a normal door with a sliding door for a balcony but ours only had a sliding door as the main entrance... More 

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Columbia, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

Small but efficient. Pleasant front desk staff. Clean and spacious rooms. Voucher for a full breakfast right down the block. Beautiful little pool with creative (maybe a little corny) statues. Overall perfect for the 2 days, one night we were there.

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Oakland, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Just a block off the main drag in La Fortuna, this place is clean, well maintained, has good air conditioning, and a great pool for cooling off after getting back from whatever activity you were doing that day. The property backs up to a little river and the hotel has created a little mini-oasis where they are creating frog habitat... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

This was our first trip to La Fortuna so I did not know what to expect. The room was a pleasant surprise because it was well laid out with good amenities. These included a refrigerator, air conditioning, coffee pot with coffee, a small patio with table and chairs, a flat screen TV and a well kept pool out our front... More 

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Frisco, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

We stayed in two rooms over 6 days. The rooms were nice, A/C worked well, and the grounds were very well maintained. Check in/out was easy and efficient. Everything was as or better than expected. As we walked around La Fortuna we quickly realized that we had found a gem in the little town. Very close to all restaurants and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

The room was spacious and v comfortable. Some people have complained about being a bit far from the front, but it's less than 2mins walk, I'm not sure what the problem is? Those rooms are also right by the river and the grounds are lovely. They have a tiny pool that I always saw someone cleaning but no one ever... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 via mobile

Our room was a decent size, clean and had good air con, with some hanging space for clothes and an outside patio with table and chairs. Daniele at reception was very friendly and helpful. The only things that stopped me rating higher were the bathroom, which wasn't as nice as the room (and the shower was luke warm), and the... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

Hotel Monte Real was a solid choice for simple yet comfortable lodging in La Fortuna. The rooms were spacious and clean and felt very secure. The grounds had a manicured garden and pool. The hotel location was central and accessible with many walkable options for eating and buying day to day travel supplies. The front desk staff, Daniel specifically, had... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

Traveled with my 14 year old daughter so I was most interested in a clean, safe hotel at a reasonable rate. Monte Real was all three. Staff was very helpful during our 3 day stay. Five minute walk to town center. Beautiful flowers and plants.

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