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1st off I want to say, I was pleasant surprises by the friendly front desk and their willingness to explain the history this small town.
The restaurant next door was just as friendly and helpful. I would highly recommend both places.
This hotel is just a few kilometers north of the centre of La Fortuna. It is on the main road which is at a grade opposite the hotel which causes trucks and motorcycles to make significant noise.
We stayed in unit 10 which is furthest...More
We stayed here for 3 nights during the second week of February. We had room 10 on the second floor which would have an awesome view of the volcano if the clouds were not present. The girls at the front desk were very friendly and...More
We stayed at this place for three nights just a few weeks ago, late January. It was clean and spacious rooms, looking out at the volcano. Staff was great and helpful. The breakfast was delicious. I would stay here again for sure. Very affordable, great...More
Would definitely recommend this place. It's slightly out of town, but that's definitely a good thing! There are cafés and restaurants nearby and it's only about a 20 minute walk into town. The rooms are clean and spacious and a great breakfast is included (provided...More
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$59 - $96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#20 Family Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
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Province of Alajuela >
Arenal Volcano National Park >
La Fortuna de San Carlos
Also Known As
Vista Del Cerro Hotel ,
Hotel Vista Del Cerro Costa Rica/Arenal Volcano National Park
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What is the easiest way to get to this hotel from the San Jose airport? Is there an easy way to get a bus? How can we find out bus times? Is there a daily bus to La Fortuna?
Or can a shuttle be arranged?
Thank you in advance.
January 15, 2015|
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Response from Jesswyn | Reviewed this property |
We took a public bus from San Jose 'bus station'. It was very cheap - about $6 each. It took about 4.5 hours to the centre of La Fortuna, then we got a taxi to the hotel. That only took about 5 minutes and cost about $5.