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La Amistad Hotel

Avenida Central, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
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1/28/2018 1/29/2018
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Traveler (8)
Room & Suite (7)
Dining (1)
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good33%
  • Average28%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
Dec 21, 2016
“Cheap and central - but that's about it”
May 22, 2016
“Spacious dorm but lacking features”
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Multilingual Staff
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair access
Business Center
Laundry Service
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed December 21, 2016 via mobile

We only stayed for a night after friends recommended this hostel because of its price (12$ for a dorm) and the open kitchen. It was okay and cheap (at least for Fortuna) for a night, but if we had wanted to stay in the Arenal...More

Thank Janina W
Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

The 6 of us stayed in the 8 bed dorm. The good: It's a nice, clean and large room, no bunk beds. The lockers can fit full size backpacks. The hotel is in a convenient location (going to have street noise like all hostels on...More

Thank Alex M
Reviewed March 28, 2016

A good hotel to base yourself in in La Fortuna.We were in room 12 which was the end room ....large ..clean. outside was a hammock and table and chairs.The hotel has a small kitchen which was great. Its located in a central location in the...More

Thank Julie H
Reviewed February 7, 2016

This hostel is well centered in La Fortuna and you can find everything you need around it. Rooms are cleaned daily, the service is good, but there is not much to do at the hostel itself. There are few hammocks near the front office, and...More

Thank Tommy T
Reviewed January 7, 2016 via mobile

The staff was helpful and friendly in booking tours and giving information. The common areas were quaint and the location was amazing. But the rooms left a little to be desired. They were very hot, and there was only one fan for an 8 person...More

Thank Corey P
  • Top amenities
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Room amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Things to do
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Price range
  • $10 - $70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Hotel class
  • Room types
  • Suites ,
  • Kitchenette ,
  • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
  • Family Rooms
  • Number of rooms
  • 15
  • Location
  • Costa Rica >
  • Province of Alajuela >
  • Arenal Volcano National Park >
  • La Fortuna de San Carlos
  • Also Known As
  • La Amistad Hotel Costa Rica/Arenal Volcano National Park
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Traveler (8)
Room & Suite (7)
Dining (1)
Hotel & Grounds (12)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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"Pay a few bucks more and get a room with AC. Not only do you get AC, but it helps serve as a "sound..."
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"Ask for a room off of the street"
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"Rooms 8 to 12 at the back are well away from the noise of the street"
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