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Nayara Hotel, Spa & Gardens

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6 KM West la Fortuna Town, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park 21007, Costa Rica (Formerly Arenal Nayara Hotel & Gardens)
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It doesn't take long to notice all of the "5 star" raving reviews of Nayara. I can see what many people see in the resort but I feel there are many aspects/details of my recent stay that I feel people should learn about to counter these hyped up reviews. My wife and I stayed at Nayara for 6 nights at... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My family enjoyed this hotel very much. The staff was lovely and always ready to be of service. We had a wonderful suite in the garden area of hotel complete with outdoor jacuzzi and hammock on deck. Very private.

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Tampa, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Husband I had never visited to Costa Rica. Yes, Nayara did exceed all of our expectations. The staff are amazing...could not have been any more gracious or done more to take care of us. Rooms were beyond wonderful, very private, and detached from each other. Best spa treatment of my life...chocolate scrub, chocolate wrap, and hot stone massage. Pam did... More 

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Roseville, CA
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I rarely get impressed by hotel rooms. But our suite was heaven. The deign, comfort, our own small pool and the outdoor shower were magical. Service is amazing and the staff is so helpful. Definitely a splurge but well worth it.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My family and I (all adults) just returned from a stay at Nayara Hotel Spa & Gardens. It was fabulous. We stayed 5 nights, and were thrilled with all that there was to do. 1) Service. The service was incredible. Everyone at the hotel goes above and beyond to make your stay at Nayara the best that it can be.... More 

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Medford, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Friendly and accommodating staff. Beautiful secluded private property. The rooms are all detached and stand alone from other rooms. Food is great w/ many options on location for dinner, lunch, etc. The staff goes out of their way to make you feel at home, comfortable, etc. We had a private dinner and the staff dropped rose petals in our room... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The Nayara Hotel is spectacular. The jungle setting was so beautiful and peaceful. The property was very quiet and we loved having our own casita. We really enjoyed relaxing on the deck watching all the birds. The breakfast was excellent every day and the staff were very cheerful and seemed to genuinely enjoy their jobs and each other. The welcome... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is the most amazing resort my husband and I have ever stayed in. They never missed an opportunity to go above and beyond what we expected. The Nayara Suite (actually an individual cabana) was amazing, with a huge bedroom, huge bathroom, indoor and outdoor showers, a big deck with a Jacuzzi tub, table, reclining chairs, and a hammock. The... More 

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South East London
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130 helpful votes 130 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We found this hotel OK but not brilliant like most of the other reviewers. Our room was good with a balcony overlooking the volcano ( we didn't see the top while we were there because it was covered in cloud and apparently this is a quite common experience of travellers to Arenal). We had an outdoor shower as well as... More 

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Jairo Q, Manager at Nayara Hotel, Spa & Gardens, responded to this review

Dear valued guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience at Nayara. On behalf of the entire Nayara family, we are sorry to hear that we were not able to meet all of your expectations during your recent stay as our main objective is to create an ideal vacation for our guests. Please accept my sincere... More 

Stamford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I went to Costa Rica to celebrate his 30th birthday, it's been a week since we have been home and all we can do is talk about our trip. From the moment we were picked up at the airport in the Mercedes until the moment we left where the driver Norman pulled over and we were able... More 

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