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Hotel Arenal Montechiari

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   400 mts norte del Banco Nacional | Barrio Sinai. Entrada a mano izquierda., La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park 5194-1000, Costa Rica
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Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 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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Oakland, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I would not consider staying anywhere else in La Fortuna. The view of the volcano is perfect, I have always had a comfortable bed, the owners are charming, the gardens are beautiful, and I enjoy the Tico breakfasts. (Some writers grumbled about cold eggs. Just ask, and you will get hot eggs. If you come late to breakfast, the steam... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The grounds of this hotel are stunning. We absolutely loved our stay here. The bungalows are adorable. The lush unique foliage was incredible. Whoever does the landscaping is very talented. There are great views of the volcano. Downtown La Fortuna is within walking distance so you have access to restaurants, the park and grocery stores. We even saw a SLOTH... More

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Tapa, Estonia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife and I stayed in this hotel 2 days in March. I booked some months earlier. When arrived and checked in, nice reception girl showed us our cottage. Its number was 15. We realized, that it was like winning in Lotto: we got cottage with best view from window to the Arenal volcano, not to wall of next room..From... More

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for 3 nights in March and was very pleased with the choice. La Fortuna has many expensive resort type hotels out of town, so if you want the flexibility of eating at different places and buying from supermarkets without incurring a lot of taxi fares this is an excellent option. It is about 7-10 minutes walk from the... More

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to spend your funds wisely, this is a great place to stay at $70/night. We spent 2 nights here and both nights were great. As expected there were some bugs, but nothing too much to complain about. Location wise its great, its not in the heart of the town square, but it is easily accessible and no... More

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Heredia, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Super close to the Fortuna downtown, really accessible prices and awesome warm staff members. Privacy as one of the most valuable tips of the hotel rooms, AC, hair dryer, Cable TV, comfortable bed, spacious room.

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Toronto, Canada
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3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is a 5min walk from the centre of town, and represents great value for the price. The rooms were clean, staff was friendly - and the breakfast was wonderful. Pool was also very nice - wifi only available at the front desk.

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Seattle, Washington
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked this hotel because it was reasonably priced and seemed to be in a good location. I actually liked the little cabin style rooms, they were good sized and the bathroom was nice too. Unfortunately, the bed was extremely uncomfortable. Additionally, as a few others have noted, the walls are very thin and you can hear just about everything... More

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Malta
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9 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent 4 nights in Montechiari cabins. 10mins walk from towncentre, b.eautiful large rooms, comfortable bathroom and extremely large double bed, large LCD TV, nice pool, beautiful gardens , amazing volcano views and helpful reception staff (Gustavo and Maria) although they do not speak good english. Staff can organize all tours for you with transportation. Btw ask for room 30 :)... More

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White Plains, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

My honey and I spent 3 nights at the Montechiari, first stop on our short but, full week vacation in Costa Rica. The accommodation was a small two room cabina with a terrace looking out on the beautiful nature and the Arenal Volcano. You can consider the cabina a big square, 3/4 bedroom and 1/4 bathroom; big windows, air conditioning,... More

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Also Known As:
Hotel Arenal Montechiari Costa Rica/Arenal Volcano National Park
Address: 400 mts norte del Banco Nacional | Barrio Sinai. Entrada a mano izquierda., La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park 5194-1000, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park > La Fortuna de San Carlos
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#28 Family Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Arenal Montechiari 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Arenal Montechiari Hotel is very close to the beautiful Town La Fortuna. The Arenal Volcano that is one of the most active volcano in the world. The hotel is surrounded of lush gardens and a spectacular view of the Volcano. Special for ecoturism, culture and adventure lovers. We are located 400 mts north from the Banco Nacional in La Fortuna, San Carlos, offers you access to main services as banks, souvenirs, chemistries, ATM´S, etc we do offer you the perfect combination of peace with nature and services close to us that would give you a pleasure vacation. ... more   less 
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