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Arenal Manoa Hotel & Spa

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Head northwest on Route 142, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park 21007, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2010
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Concord, New Hampshire
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2010

The resort is very attractive. We stayed at the beginning of rainy season and had the place to ourselves. We had an incredible view of the volcano sitting on the patio outside our room. Room is a misnomer as it is more like a small duplex cottage. The pool and hot tub were dazzlingly clean with magnificent views and swim... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2010

From the first moment at Arenal, it was perfect bliss. Truely serene. One of the most thoughtful designs for a hotel I have ever seen. Clever landscaping makes every room very private - your own little oasis. Hotel is not only stunningly beautiful, but impeccably kept, & from every vantage point - the most amazing view! Staff is kind, helpful,... More 

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Nashville
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2010

Great hotel. The views from the back paito of our bungalow were incredible. The grounds are beautiful. Rooms are huge and well appointed. The restaurant was very good and the pool bar was even better. Ask for Eddie at the pool. He went out of his way to make our stay special. We spent a long day hiking to La... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2010

We spent 3 days at Arenal Manoa. We had a very relaxing time on their beautiful grounds, by the pool, in our room - all with great views of the Volcano (when the clouds are nice enough to let you see it). The front desk staff was extremely helpful. They helped us organize taxi's, book massages, book a volcano hike... More 

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Ohio
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2010

An enjoyable stay after our arrival in CR (SAO): A little remote location (which can be desirable) - property consists of duplex villas on very expansive, well kept grounds. Nice pools (use the large one) Rooms comfortable (suitable for a family - ask for an additional bed) Restaurant (open construction) good for breakfast. Otherwise, the menu / food was the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2010

The Manoa is a new accommodation outside Fortuna. It is moderately isolated; you will not be walking to any other attraction. There is no road traffic or other sleep time interference. The Manoa is spread out with the rooms grouped as duplexes with entries on opposite sides. Mostly pleasant walking distance around the grounds, the staff will pick you up... More 

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Henderson, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2010

Excellent view of the volcano and part of the valley from the room and patio. Air conditioning worked well. Good bathroom. Landscaping of this garden property is fantastic. The pool is great. Allan at the front desk was excellent for arranging tours in the surrounding area. Only drawback I noticed is that the sound transmission between the two ajoining rooms... More 

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Louisville
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2010

The rooms at this hotel aren't particularly sumptious, but they're clean and spacious and the spectacular views of the Arenal Volcano are why you're here anyway. The grounds are gorgeous and well-kept, and the pool in our section (200's) was great for cooling down and snacking at the in-pool bar, with the volcano still inspiring awe. There is no bad... More 

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thunder bay
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2010

This hotel was wonderful! My family, friends and I spent 4 nights here and loved almost every minute of it. The only downfall of this resort is the services in the restaurant, they were very poor and slow, but the food was wonderful! The front desk staff was MORE than helpful and got to know our names and room numbers... More 

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Corvallis, Oregon
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2010

Our rooms were nice and clean and the grounds were beautiful. The restaurant food was average, but the prices were of cuisine. It costs $18-20 each time you go into town because they do not offer a free or more affordable shuttle service. The reception staff, particularly Shirleny Rojas, was quite rude to customers. I am bilingual and at one... More 

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Address: Head northwest on Route 142, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park 21007, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park > La Fortuna de San Carlos
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Arenal Manoa Hotel & Spa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 80
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Also Known As:
Arenal Manoa Hotel La Fortuna De San Carlos
Arenal Manoa Hotel And Spa
Arenal Manoa Hotel & Spa Costa Rica/Arenal Volcano National Park
Hotel Style:
#9 Romantic Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#10 Family Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos

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