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Leaves and Lizards Arenal Volcano Cabin Retreat

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Reviewed April 11, 2011

Stayed for 8 nights in Heliconia House. Enjoyed the back porch each and every night. Deb arranged wonderful excursions, and the guides were impeccable. Food was a delight, we ate almost every meal there. Pizza is to die for, the cheese makes it particularly delicious....More

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Reviewed April 10, 2011

We spent 3 nights at Leaves and Lizards in March 2011. It was an amazing 3 nights, and we were so glad to have spent time here. We traveled with our two young daughters, ages 8 and 6. Deb and Steve were great hosts --...More

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Reviewed April 6, 2011

Well it's pretty simple, my daughter (10) cannot wait to go back; she said it was one of her best vacations ever. We stayed the whole time (a week) at Leaves & Lizards and had plenty to do which was all interesting and full of...More

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Reviewed April 1, 2011

Just returned from 5 nights at Leaves and Lizards. Was just the vacation we were looking for. The couple who run it are really out to please their guests. Very friendly, helpful and knowledgeable staff. Beautiful property. Our private cabin was immaculate with very comfy...More

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Reviewed March 31, 2011

My wife and I just returned from a great vacation in Costa Rica. We decided to spend some time in the Arenal area to enjoy the scenery and activities available there. I booked three nights at Leaves and Lizards after reading the great reviews they...More

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Free Parking
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$150 - $170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Top resorts Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#5 Green Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#5 Family Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#5 Romantic Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#8 Business Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
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$150 - $170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Top resorts Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#5 Green Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#5 Family Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#5 Romantic Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#8 Business Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
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AshandJay
January 1, 2018|
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Response from Debbie L | Property representative |
Hi AshandJay, we have nice comfy beds with nice linens too!
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May 23, 2017|
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Response from Debbie L | Property representative |
Hi, this is Debbie the owner, we do have occasional monkeys on site, generally speaking this area hosts 3 kinds of monkeys in the large tracks of forested areas and a prolific amount in the Rio Frio area north of here.
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JokersWild24
November 16, 2016|
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Response from ptippins | Reviewed this property |
No need for AC at Leaves and Lizards. The weather is beautiful all year 'round, and the cement blocks keep the rooms cool.
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"The cabins are great rustic Costa Rica, with all the modern ammenities, including outdoor showers (and indoor..."
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"All rooms are excellent. Great views."
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"Heliconia is great for families with young kids"
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"All rooms- cabins are perfect!"
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