Location = excellent - it's in the centre of town next to Soda Visquez (super) and Soda El Rio (very good)
Room = excellent (noting the price which is budget/low mid range). It is clean and ample in size.
Service = fantastic. This is where this place shines. Manrique is the young concierge ad he is unbelievably helpful. He remembered every guest's name that I recalled but more importantly (for me) assisted with every tour I took and he made all the right recommendations - the volcano tour, the hot springs and most of all the whitewater rafting tour. All connections were arranged to other towns quickly and efficiently. It is 5 star service.
The rooms looking over the volcano can attract a bit of road noise but I didn't find it objectionable.
Breakfast is basic but adequate (and included in the price). This is a place for getting on with things and not lingering around your hotel though.
An easy place to recommend to fellow Trip Adivisees.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- A uniquely designed building and an excellent location, make our hotel stands out in La Fortuna downtown. We have a central area extending up all five floors, with interior balconies looking down to the lobby, creating a sense of openness and freshness.Each floor keeps a refrigerator and free coffee. Our lobby area provides computers with free Internet and wireless. Ample and comfortable seating is perfect to relax while you enjoy our well-stocked English books exchange.Just a couple of blocks away, you can find supermarkets, drugstores, restaurants, bars, souvenir shops and everything you need for having a good vacation.And if you are looking for more relaxation or adventure, we offer you a tourist information desk inside the hotel with convenient prices for the guests. Parking lot is free and exclusive for our visitors. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Hotel La Fortuna Costa Rica/Arenal Volcano National Park