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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed half of our time in Costa Rica at Lost Iguana and the other half at the beach. This 'jungle stay' was just what we needed - relaxing, tranquil, quiet place with beautiful ambiance. We appreciated that it was tucked away, off the beaten path and so quiet this time of year (Sept). Yes, there are... More 

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Lost I, Gerente at Lost Iguana Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Nicole, We are delighted with your comments about nature because we love our environment so much and we love to share it with our visitors. Your comments are very motivating and we thank you for sharing them. General Management More 

New York City, New York
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61 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for a week back in early August. Great prices in the off season. I agree with other reviews that The Lost Iguana could use some upgrades in the rooms although we found them comfortable and very clean. It would be nice if an electric kettle and tea were provided as well as coffee for those of us who... More 

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Lost I, Gerente at Lost Iguana Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Diane, We appreciate you took the time to share your comments about your stay, your feedback teach to be better and we will take your comments into account to improve and offer perfect stays. We hope you choose us again, it will be a pleasure to serve you. General Management More 

oxnard
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29 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This luxurious tropical resort is blissful! I upgraded to a superior suite complete with rocking chairs and a "jacuzzi" tub on the balcony!!! The view of the Arenal Volcano from your balcony is magical! There is a sign on the balcony that reminds guests that their neighbors are enjoying the tranquility of the jungle! That says it all! The attention... More 

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Lost I, Gerente at Lost Iguana Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Irene, We thank you very much for sharing your comments about your stays with us. We love to offer perfect stays and to offer happy and funny stays. Thank you for choosing us, we hope to see you soon. General Management More 

Austin, Texas
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lost Iguana is a gem. We spent four full days there plus arrival and departure day. The hotel/spa consists of several two-story, 10-room units separated by jungle. The lovely open-air restaurant is just down the hillside, and it is a staircase away from the bar with its heated pool, with a normal pool just below it. The main office is... More 

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Lost I, Gerente at Lost Iguana Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Cearbhaill4959, We love to know your family experience with us was great. We work every day to offer the best service possible and comments like yours motivate us to keep on working hard. We hope you choose us again, we will surely send Luis your greetings. General Management More 

Kenilworth, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in a superior suite, very spacious and well appointed but don't compare this hotel to the best European or US hotels, it lacks the polish or professionalism but more than makes up for it with a genuine willingness to please and very high standards of service especially with respect to the kitchen. We ate in both the restaurant... More 

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Lost I, Gerente at Lost Iguana Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear BarryTC60, We are delighted to know you were so positively surprised by the hotel and that you were part of how blissful we are when having the opportunity to serve our guests. We hope you choose us again, we will be happy to serve you. General Management More 

Pompano Beach, Florida
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great stay at Lost Iguana in Arenal. The view of the volcano was amazing from our back patio. The landscape was so lush and gorgeous and it was so private. But your employee, Vinnie, really made our stay wonderful. He was so attentive and friendly during our meals. He went out of his way to make sure... More 

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Lost I, Gerente at Lost Iguana Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Kristen. We appreciate you took the time to share your thoughts after your visit. Your comments are very important to us and we will take them into account to work on better stays everyday. We look forward to serve you again, General Management More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After having an average experience in Playas de Coco, we were awed by the view from our room, the amazing front desk and staff in general and delicious breakfast and dinners here. It was the perfect way to end our trip I will be back. Don't forget earplugs, hard to sleep with all the sounds of nature around. But worth... More 

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Lost I, Gerente at Lost Iguana Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Mary, We love to know you enjoyed the jungle around us as much as we do it daily. Thank you for taking the time to share your comments, it motivates us to keep on working hard. We hope you come to visit us soon, General Management More 

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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Loved this place. The staff is very helpful. The view is amazing. We had a balcony view of the volcano . The food was so fresh at the restaurant and the buffet breakfast was always fresh. It is a little far from the town of la fortuna ...$30 for a ride to town, some charged 15. It's very close to... More 

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Lost I, Gerente at Lost Iguana Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Karissa, Thank you vey much for your comments about your stay. We learn to do our job better with your feedback. We hope you come back, it will be a pleasure to serve you. General Management More 

Downingtown, Pennsylvania
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

I think the title of this review says it all. My family (incl 2 19yr girls) spent 4 nights and we loved every moment. The people, and I everyone we came in contact with were extraordinary people. They made the trip that much better. The 2 bedroom executive suite was great from the master bedroom with a gorgeous king to... More 

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Lost I, Gerente at Lost Iguana Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear StewartH1953, We are delighted to know you enjoyed so much your stay and that we offered you the service your deserve. Your comments help us to improve and be better. We look forward to see you again, General Management More 

Davie, Florida
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016

This hotel is in a great location if you want to be in the rain forest & have a great view of the volcano. It is 20 min from town which is a problem if you do not have your own car. Taxis are very expensive. $30 1 way. Rental is suggested if staying here. The only issue I had... More 

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Lost I, Gerente at Lost Iguana Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear michae1019, We appreciate the time you took to share your comments. We are very happy to know you enjoyed your stay and we will take your comments into account to improve and be better. We look forward to see you again, General Management More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • 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: $139 - $275 (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 Family Hotel in Arenal Volcano National Park
#9 Spa Hotel in Arenal Volcano National Park
#10 Romantic Hotel in Arenal Volcano National Park
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