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Hotel Mountain Paradise

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La Palma De La Fortuna, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park 183-4400, Costa Rica
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2011

Honestly I have only amazing things to say about this hotel. My boyfriend and I drove from San Jose to Mountain Paradise and upon arrival we were greeted with cold towels and some of the best fresh juice I've ever drank. We were then driven up on a golf cart to the "bungalow" where our Premium room was by Kaylor... More 

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johnson city, TN
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2011

Fabulous hotel and service. It truly is a piece of paradise with a spectacular view of the volcano when the clouds aren't covering it. The staff treat you as if you are the only guest, going out of their way to ensure every aspect of your stay is perfect. Clean, beautiful, comfortable bed, delicious food, great pool, breathtaking grounds -... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2011

This hotel has gorgeous grounds, great views and the rooms are pretty nice also. It is located close to La Fortuna, the hot springs, the hanging bridges and the waterfall. It is up an unpaved road but you get used to that quite quickly in Costa Rica. The rooms are scattered around the landscaped grounds in small buildings. The rooms... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2011

This is one of the best hotels I have ever stayed in. Staff was super friendly and went above and beyond. The rooms were above 5 star we couldn't believe it. There were 4 of us girls in one room and there was more then enough room and the decor was beautiful. I loved the fact that the pool was... More 

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Atlanta
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2011

We stayed for 3 night and had a great time. The view of the volcano was perfect, the staff was very friendly (especially Carlos the night time bar tender.. he engaged in conversation with us and let us practice our spanish :) The hotel offered transportation to and from town but it stops at 5:30. The hotel restaurant food was... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2011

Upon recommendation from another hotel proprietor in Samara we travelled the fairly easy and scenic journey from Samara to the Mountain Paradise Hotel. The rooms were comfortable, very large with great showers (regular and waterfall) and a quaint little deck complete with a small jacuzzi and two rocking chairs. The grounds were beautiful, the pool fun with warm, hot and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2011

We stayed here for a few nights during our trip to Costa Rica. The grounds of the hotel are very beautiful and have superb views of the volcano (when it's not covered by clouds...). The staff was friendly and helpful, though they all seemed to be kids...they were more than competent. The pool was nice, but not amazing. The restaurant... More 

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Chicago, IL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2011

We stayed here as part of a packaged trip through Friendly Planet so am not sure the value of the hotel but we cannot complain much about our stay here. We had a great room with a really cool, albeit impractical, waterfall shower. No worries because there was a regular shower right next to it. On our little "patio" we... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2011

We stayed here on the third leg of our honeymoon. The hotel is in a great location and first impressions are excellent. The room was amazing the view of the volcano was great. Everything got full marks from us apart from two areas. Firstly we found the restaurant very expensive for what was average quality food. After the first night... More 

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2011

My wife and I booked Mountain Paradise after looking at alot of hotels and resorts across Costa Rica. When we got there the grounds and room were just as beautiful as they were in the pictures. It was amazing having our own little building with the volcano seemingly right outside our window. Booking excursions was a breeze with the people... More 

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