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Hotel Magic Mountain

3.5 of 5 La Fortuna Rd., La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park 00000, Costa Rica
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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
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Houston, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars NEW

After a 5 hour flight and a short stay in San Jose, we stayed for 4 nights in El Magic Mountain, which we reserved via internet. At special request of our boys (9 and 11) we could change our room for two days for a room at the nice swimmingpool (The other days these rooms were already reserved). Magic Mountain... More 

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New York City, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is definitely a place to stay in while in Arenal area. It is in close proximity to the Fortuna town proper but also close to the wildlife experience of the Arenal landscape. Hotel staff is great and very accommodating. They are friendly. They go for extra miles to ensure that their guests are well treated and enjoying their vacation.... More 

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Bermuda
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel was very relaxing. The view of the Arenal Volcano was wonderful to see every morning. The room had a refrigerator and coffee maker. The room was a good size, always clean with a balcony. The complimentary breakfast was good every morning. The staff was excellent. Enjoyed the pool and swim up bar. The town of La Fortuna is... More 

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Fron Desk M, Director de Recepción at Hotel Magic Mountain, responded to this review

Hi, thanks for your beautiful comments we are glad to know that your stay at our hotel was wonderful, I hope you come back soon. Greetings and blessings. More 

Southern California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed 3 nights after arriving in Costa Rica in late January. We had a standard room on the 3rd floor overlooking the beautiful pool area, swim-up bar and nicely landscaped hotel grounds. We would have had a great view of the Arenal Volcano had it not rained every day. We had breakfast daily in Lina's Restaurant at the hotel,... More 

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Fron Desk M, Director de Recepción at Hotel Magic Mountain, responded to this review

Hello, thank you for your comments, help us realize that we fail and also to improve and achieve better serve the customer, I hope that your visit is very timely and we will be pleased to welcome you back. Thanks and blessings More 

Chatham, Canada
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39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What beautiful hotel and location near the Arenal Volcano. Lovely rooms, especially the junior suite. Air conditioning is a pleasant plus in the humid location. Great meals in Lina's restaurant each day. Highly recommended.

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Fron Desk M, Director de Recepción at Hotel Magic Mountain, responded to this review

Hello, how good your stay was excellent, we are very happy that you enjoyed your holiday at our hotel, we look forward to visiting us again. Thanks and blessings More 

Reston, Virginia
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Firstly the roads to Monteverde are an adventure in them self. But that is half the fun of travelling. The staff were very helpful booking excursions and organizing pick up and drop offs. The grounds and rooms themselves are really nice and very, very, large. If you enjoy walking there is a nice walk into town with a path just... More 

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Fron Desk M, Director de Recepción at Hotel Magic Mountain, responded to this review

Hello, Thanks for your feedback for us is a pleasure that you have a pleasant stay in our hotel, your opinions are very important for us, hopefully visit us again soon. Greetings and blessings. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You have the volcano in front of your room. The rooms are confortable, the pool and bar is very nice, the food is good. The hotel is near to La Fortuna and all the places to joing the activities around the volcano.

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Muchas gracias por sus comentarios, para nosotros ha sido un gusto tenerlo como huésped de nuestro Hotel, esperamos que vuelvan... More 

Surf City, New Jersey
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82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Magic Mountain was a nice place to relax after enjoying the rain forest and hot springs. The view from the room was very pleasant, looking out at the gardens and pool area. Too bad that the volcano never showed itself during the two days we were there. The Mexican buffet dinner we had was quite good. For the price, it... More 

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Fron Desk M, Gerente at Hotel Magic Mountain, responded to this review

Thank you for your nice comments and what a shame that you do not see the Volcano, but you are welcome to return and staying with us again. Blessings and greetings. More 

Montreal, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 via mobile

very basic hotel. Clean, but food not great and way over priced. Breakfast Buffett ok. This is good for overnight tour groups but not for a three nite stay with young adults. There is absolutely nothing going on and no place to go. A/C poorly functioning. Wish my travel agent had recommended something else!

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Fron Desk M, Gerente at Hotel Magic Mountain, responded to this review

Thanks for your comments we will consider to improve service and quality to our customers, I am very sorry that your stay in our Hotel was not the best we invite you to return we guarantee that your stay will be one hundred percent better. Thanks and regards More 

Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Rooms: Average - Dated furniture and bathrooms, no screen door for balcony, air conditioner didn't work properly until our last night, but very clean and have a GREAT view of the volcano Included Breakfast: Average - I would recommend sticking to the fruits and pastries Hotel Restaurant (Lina's): Awful - Very expensive (around $27USD per entree) and the quality seemed... More 

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Fron Desk M, Gerente at Hotel Magic Mountain, responded to this review

Thanks for all your comments will make us grow and better serve our customers'll take note of all the details that explain us to change the bad with something much better, I recommend you visit us again and we guarantee that your stay will be very pleasant. Thanks and regards. More 

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Address: La Fortuna Rd., La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park 00000, 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 — Hotel Magic Mountain 3.5*
Number of rooms: 44
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Also Known As:
Magic Mountain Hotel
Hotel Magic Mountain Costa Rica/Arenal Volcano National Park
Hotel Style:
#9 Spa Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#22 Family Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#22 Romantic Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos

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