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    Arenal Lodge

    200 meters NW from the Arenal Lake dam, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 1250, Costa Rica
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    • Excellent41%
    • Very good32%
    • Average15%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible5%
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    “chalet room” (12 reviews)
    “junior suite” (47 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
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    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 653 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Unfortunately, we had a really terrible experience with Arenal Lodge that tainted our experience. My flight into San Jose was delayed so my estimated arrival time was after 10. In order to confirm how to check in late, I tried to call the hotel for...More

    Thank MBP2700
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    Reviewed April 5, 2017 via mobile

    The staff was fabulous. We arrived two hours early and they welcomed us right away and worked to find us rooms. The rooms (we had the chalets) were wonderful. Comfortable, big, small fridge, amazing views. The grounds had their own great trails and there is...More

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    Response from Marco D, Gerente de operaciones. at Arenal LodgeResponded April 6, 2017

    thank you very much. We appreciate your comment and we know it will be very useful for future guest. Best regard.

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Firstly, yes this property is off the beaten path, but it is worth it. We were upgraded to a suite, and couldn't have been happier. Breakfast was ready by 6:30 AM each morning, and the front desk was always manned with a friendly face. We...More

    Thank Samantha M
    Response from Marco D, Operaciones at Arenal LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for commenting. We appreciate it your visit, and will be happy to take care of your recommended ones. Best regard.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    My family stayed there for six days and we found the staff to be exceptional. The owners, Terri and Freddie, set a very good example as they got to know many of the guests including us during our stay. Jese, with Jacamar Tours, was excellent...More

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    Response from Marco D, Operaciones. at Arenal LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you Very much for your comment. We are sure is useful for future clients. Best regard.

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    I stayed in Chalet 204 for two nights with my teenage boys. The spacious room had a fantastic view of the Arenal Volcano and the hiking trails, horse stables, butterfly and traditional gardens right on the hotel grounds really set this hotel apart. Additionally, there...More

    Thank Michael D
    Response from Marco D, Operaciones at Arenal LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thanks for commenting. Very complete your description, and also useful for future clients. Hope you come back to Arenal Lodge soon.

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    • 46
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    • Province of Alajuela >
    • Arenal Volcano National Park >
    • La Fortuna de San Carlos
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    September 24, 2017|
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    Response from sreisinger | Reviewed this property |
    Hi we went for 5 days and it was just the right amount of time to visit Arenal. Yes we did get a 4x4 and make certain you purchase insurance.
    July 21, 2017|
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    Response from Marco D | Property representative |
    There is an tour operator called Jacamar 506-24799767 but you can also try interbuis or gray line tours. You can also call 18007162698 and we can conect you with Jacamar.
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    May 2, 2017|
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    Response from Marco D | Property representative |
    Alamo en Costa Rica al (Codigo Int.) + (506) 2242-7733. Mapache Car rental 506 2586 6363. Adobe Car Rental (506) 2542 4800. Here some of the car rentals. They can give you prices according to your request.
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    Room Tips
    "23 - excellent view"
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    "The chalets have the best view and the family suite has the most space with 2bedroom/2bath."
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    "Room 345 has great views of the Arenal Volcano"
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    "Air conditioning,"
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