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Hotel Mountain Paradise

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   La Palma De La Fortuna, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park 183-4400, 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
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2010 via mobile

My friend and I stayed at Mountain Paradise a few weeks ago for three nights while traveling in Costa Rica. We were delighted to experience such a beautiful hotel with a view of the volcano and a very friendly and helpful staff! Diego is very good at his job! He took good care of us during our stay, as did... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2010

We stayed at the Mountain Paradise Hotel for two nights. The rooms were very nice, big, comfortable and had great views of the volcano from the private patio! All of the staff were very friendly and helpful from the time we checked in to the time we checked out. We were very pleased with this hotel and are planning to... More

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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2010

There are a ton of hotels in La Fortuna to choose from, but we left without wishing or wondering if another place was better. The grounds were beautiful with a great view of the volcano. Staff was great. Pool with the swim up bar was great, and we didn't miss the termales. The only slight negative was that the restaurant... More

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Miami Beach
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2010

This hotel was beautifuly layed out on the hillsides next to volcano arenal. We were so close we could see rocks cascading down the side of the volcano. The rooms were all seperate villas with beautiful stone walkways between and lush flower bushes everywhere. The landscaping was up-kept perfectly as well. The pool had 3 small waterfalls emptying into pools... More

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Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2010

This hotel is beautiful, has amazing accommodations, and a stellar restaurant. The food there was simply amazing, and the food specialist, Ivan, was a very kind man who knew exactly what you would like after only a couple of days. An added bonus was the amazing shower - it was an indoor waterfall type thing, very hard to explain, but... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2010

Arrived for check in, friendly, courtious hosts showed me to my private room. It was amazining...private patio hot tub, "Rain-forest" shower, large LCD tv, computerized climate control, full-sliding double doors open to the sounds and fragrances outside. The heated pool was immaculated, with in-pool bar, television, music, and waterfall. The on-site restraunt featured great food at reasonable prices, the chef... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2010

We loved the Mountain Paradise. The service was excellent, the grounds are beautiful. Rooms are unique, extra large and comfortable. We really enjoyed having our own verandah and hot tub with unobstructed view of the volcano. The hot pool was a surprise, but enjoyable. The restaurant is very good. Ivan, the food & beverage manager, takes special care of each... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2010

We booked the room for three nights. This hotel was so stinky with mold/mildew that we all were effected with terrible headaches. The pool was pretty, but totally cloudy and full of drunk people at night, so much so that my nine year old did not want to go in. It was such a challenge to even sleep there for... More

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2010

We flew in to San Jose and drove straight to Hotel Mountain Paradise. The drive was nice and scenic but little bumpy so we were very happy to arrive and were very delighted with what we saw. The hotel grounds are beautiful. We were greeted by very friendly and professional staff. Within minutes of arriving we were taken to our... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2010

The resort was beautiful. Our room was a detatched little villa with our own pool, our own jacuzzi, a waterfall shower and a massage shower, comfy king bed and our own kitchen (the bathroom alone was the same size of some of the hotels we stayed in elsewhere). This was the JUNIOR suite. The room also had a few other... More

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Address: La Palma De La Fortuna, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park 183-4400, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park > La Fortuna de San Carlos
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Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Mountain Paradise 3.5*
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