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Hotel Magic Mountain

La Fortuna Rd., La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park 00000, Costa Rica
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great view of the volcano. The staff very friendly, helpful and pleasant to deal with. Breakfasts were fresh and delicious. The property was very clean and felt safe lodging at Magic Mountain. Hotel close to the little town. Tip: eating in a Soda vs. a Restaurant is more economical.

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Ubud, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We came for relaxation and Costa Rica adventure! The Magic Mountain has a great staff! They are very helpful, with great recommendations! Good massage with Francis! Clean and beautifully landscaped. Great pool! Good internet. Wonderful Breakfast and coffee. Even in the rainy season it is awesome! Have fun!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What was magical at magic mountain: The staff were amazing! Whenever their was a problem they were there. They really made the stay magical. They also had good recommendations on local sodas to get cheap authentic food! My boyfriend planned a romantic surprise and they were very accommodating/helpful in helping him plan. They helped him set up a private dining... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is in need of an updated and refurbishment. The location is good for local shopping for food as its not too far. The breakfast area is not too pleasant and could be better. The staff on the otherhand are very good at customer service and we was made to feel welcomed but the property itself lets them down.... More 

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Telford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing pool, Jacuzzi and garden area. Very good air-con in rooms, plus safe and coffee maker. Staff were friendly. Breakfast was good on the buffet days, poor on the table service days. One of the best Costa Rican hotels that we stayed in.

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San Diego, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

We had a reservation, but upon arrival, we found that they had a pipe issue and some rooms did not have working plumbing. The front desk was very, very apologetic and told us that they had booked us into a neighboring hotel. That hotel was wonderful too! I just wanted to say that I am so thankful and appreciative that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

We loved this hotel. Great location, wonderful pool, fantastic breakfast, clean rooms, breathtaking view of Arenal, and a great price. We really enjoyed our stay. We'll be back!!! Thanks & ¡PURA VIDA!

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California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

I stayed this place for one of my honeymoon night , when my tour guide info the hotel , they were so kind upgrade us to Jr suite with Jacuzzi fill up the water already .after a very tired long tour day such nice to dip in the private Jacuzzi in the room with nice Garden view. i love the... More 

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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

My wife and I stayed here for 4 nights. The front desk was very nice, attentive, and friendly. Each room has a balcony view of the volcano, though at this time of year (July), clouds mostly move in to cover it (don't let this deter your from staying here though, because clouds will move at time point during the day,... More 

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Dallas, TX
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

This hotel was pleasantly surprising. It's not fancy or glamorous, but it's Costa Rica. If you want everything shiny and new, Costa Rica is probably not the destination for you. The staff were so friendly and really helped us with dining tips in town, booking transportation, and booking adventures. Every room has a volcano view, so you can't go wrong... More 

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