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Lost Iguana Resort & Spa

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1.5 km North of Arenal dam, Arenal Volcano National Park A2004, Costa Rica
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Chicago, Illinois, United States
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39 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Full view of Arenal Volcano, an active volcano and was able to see it erupt! The hotel sounds a siren when it erupts so guests don't miss it. First class service and food Outdoor bathtubs surrounded by flora and wildlife!

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Thank Gregor190
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Very tranquil and peaceful at this resort. I thoroughly enjoyed all the staff. Everyone was so very friendly and helpful. I will miss everyone here. Rooms were nice and the sounds of the rain forest was so serene. I would recommend this resort!!

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Seattle, Washington
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I thought everything was perfect. Our dual massage spa date was during an amazing tropical rainstorm, and the wood fire in the fireplace was a new treat. I thought the furnishings in our room were much more interesting than typical. The restaurant is also off-the-hook good.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This place is THE perfect place if you want to be lost in the jungle and be at peace. The staff were so conscientious and helped with everything. The Suite had an outdoor hottub - lush! Heated pool with cocktails great to relax. Only downside is the hotel menu got a little dull after a few days so if you... More 

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Mission Viejo, California
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11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

After a stay at Tabacon, we moved to the Lost Iguana Resort. A lower key (and lower cost) resort, we enjoyed the remoteness of the hotel. It is very close to the hanging bridges....minutes away...and has a beautiful and relaxing spa for massages...we went on a tropical rainy evening and that experience remains a highlight in relaxation and enjoyment. The... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were astounded at the lovely room and accommodations at this hotel. The staff are very kind and attentive. It is truly in the rainforest so we had some minor bug issues, so don't leave any food out. It's pretty noisy from animals & insects outside at night so don't expect perfect quiet. The only real downside is the distance... More 

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Davie, Florida
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was phenomenal! It was secluded and very romantic. Our room was a Luxury suite which has the balcony facing the Arenal Volcano. It was fantastic. We also had a hot tub on the balcony. Rooms are kept clean and well maintained. We did not want a place with 8000 tourists and having to deal with buffet lines. The... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I stayed at this facility for a week. The views were beautiful, the service was impeccable, the food was great!! It's as if they built this place without disturbing the wildlife, plants or any other part of the jungle. I felt like I was in the middle of and one with nature. This facility is off the... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lost Iguana Resort is truly a no miss experience. It's secluded entrance can make you hesitate as you drive in, but once you reach the parking entrance you are surrounded by what truly defines the beauty of Costa Rica. Luscious plants, singing birds, howling monkeys, ... all of this welcome you into this beautiful place. The design and decoration of... More 

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1 Thank CaroWright
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7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful resort! We absolutely loved our time there. The hotel staff was super friendly and knowledgeable. The free breakfast was very good everyday. We enjoyed the pool area the most and the bar. Luis who works in the bar, an excellent bartender was always friendly and kind making us feel welcome and at home. Overall this resort was great and... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Lost Iguana Resort is Arenal's newest hotel, offering luxury accommodations in the rain forest The resort's 100 acre property overlooks the world's most active volcano, Arenal Volcano located near La Fortuna, Costa Rica. A premiere, upscale retreat nestled gently in the jungle, the Lost Iguana Resort only offers rooms with large private balconies overlooking the Arenal Volcano and Arenal River Gorge. All rooms are spacious and well appointed with first-class furnishings, artwork and full amenities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lost Iguana Resort & Spa

Address: 1.5 km North of Arenal dam, Arenal Volcano National Park A2004, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park
Price Range: $147 - $312 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Lost Iguana Resort & Spa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 41
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Also Known As:
Lost Iguana Hotel La Fortuna De San Carlos
Lost Iguana Resort And Spa
Hotel Lost Iguana
Lost Iguana Resort & Spa Costa Rica/Arenal Volcano National Park
Hotel Style:
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Arenal Volcano National Park
#9 Spa Hotel in Arenal Volcano National Park
#9 Family Hotel in Arenal Volcano National Park
#10 Romantic Hotel in Arenal Volcano National Park
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