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W of Rio dos Bocas 2 km, Nuevo Arenal 50807 Costa Rica See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Suites
Housekeeping
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews art gallery small lake butterfly room the owner costa rica gift shop french toast butterfly garden birds and butterflies corned beef and cabbage caballo negro apple strudel delightful hosts the breakfast area bed and breakfast great place to stay wonderful breakfast
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Reviewed yesterday

What a wonderful spot. We have travelled in Costa Rica a number of times over the years and we so enjoy finding something 'special'. Our few days exploring Arenal were a highlight of this year's trip and was complemented ten-fold with our stay at this...More

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from LuckyBugCostaRica, Owner at Lucky Bug B & BResponded today

Cheers to you also. Thanks for the nice review. So glad we could add to your Costa Rican experience. We love this country and love sharing what we know about it. And we strive to serve great breakfasts for our customers. We hope that you...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

Luck Bug B & B is in a stunning location. I felt so relaxed and like I was in paradise staying with Rob and Monika. Each morning there were howler monkeys and a plethera of colorful and active birds sharing their songs. Monika and Rob...More

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Date of stay: January 2019
Thank ejzd
Response from LuckyBugCostaRica, Owner at Lucky Bug B & BResponded yesterday

Thanks for the nice review and we are glad you had such a good time with us. We enjoy helping people with places to go based on their interests. And we like to suggest when to pay for extra costs and when not to. Some...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Lucky Bug B and B is a wonderful place to stay. The gardens are beautiful and include a lovely little lake. The rooms are decorated in hand made Costa Rican decor. Every room is different and the room name reflects the decor in the...More

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Date of stay: December 2018
Thank RenzoGeorgia
Response from LuckyBugCostaRica, Owner at Lucky Bug B & BResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for coming back to see us. We appreciate it when people return. People only have so much vacation when they have a job, so it is special when their vacation is shared with us not only once, but multiple times. Yes, the Frog and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Its rooms are beautifully decorated and the views are fantastic. In the morning at breakfast we were punctually wellcomed by a shawl of hummingbirds and delicious caribean style food. Monica and Rob are perfect hosts.

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Date of stay: December 2018
Thank CristinaF2811
Response from LuckyBugCostaRica, Owner at Lucky Bug B & BResponded 6 days ago

Not sure what Caribbean food is here, but Monika is known for her breakfasts. Glad you enjoyed your stay and we hope you come back to visit. Pura Vida,

Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent 2 nights at the Lucky Bug B & B. Such a peaceful place, with lots of birds (I could have spent hours watching and listening at the hummingbirds. There is also a small butterfly house, we could swim in the lake, or use...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank CaroVinNL
Response from LuckyBugCostaRica, Owner at Lucky Bug B & BResponded 6 days ago

Yes, Ian, Monika's grandson , loves to give tours of the forest, the butterfly garden and the rest of the grounds. He knows a lot, whether or not it is true...:) But thanks so much for the nice review and staying with us. Glad you...More

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Description
The Lucky Bug B&B, art gallery and restaurant Caballo Negro is located 2 km from the town of Nuevo Arenal. The b&b has 5 great rooms with decorations with art from Costa Rica.The area around the B&B is all rain More forest with a private lake, excellent for fishing. The restaurant, owned by a German chef, has an international menu. The art gallery is well known for fine Costa Rican art. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
5
Price range
$76 - $123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Lucky Bug B & B Costa Rica/Nuevo Arenal
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Nuevo Arenal
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
5
Price range
$76 - $123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Lucky Bug B & B Costa Rica/Nuevo Arenal
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Nuevo Arenal
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Traveler (184)
Room & Suite (46)
Dining (26)
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Questions & Answers
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Crissy M
January 21, 2018|
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Response from dr917 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is several miles from the nearest small town (nuevo fortuna) and an hour from la fortuna. Nice refuge (quiet) place if you want to be absorbed by nature. I do recall seeing a few cabs in the area. Near the lake... More
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Margaret F
October 23, 2015|
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Response from LuckyBugCostaRica | Property representative |
Hola, You can see all of the rooms and the prices and available dates on our website. You can also book on that site. We hope to see you soon. Pura Vida, Monika Krauskopf and Rob Balch
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tissner
May 30, 2015|
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Response from LuckyBugCostaRica | Property representative |
Hola, The price for our Sun Suite, which will hold four people, is $99 for the first two people, and $15 plus 13% tax per night. That includes a full breakfast each morning. No, we do not have a pool, but we do have a... More
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Room Tips
"We stayed on the second floor in the butterfly room. Great few of the property."
ejzd
2 days ago
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"We like either of the upstairs rooms that overlook the lake. Try the Frog Room. "
RenzoGeorgia
1 week ago
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"frog room on second floor had a great view of the grounds."
johnaE7903KQ
5 weeks ago
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"Each room has been hand-crafted with artwork and beautiful funishings"
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Aug 23, 2018
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