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Renton, Washington
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Large well decorated, corner room with large outdoor shower and soaking tub. Amazing view of the volcano. Locations away from the crowd of the other large hotels. Great trails close by. Would definitely recommend.

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Hamilton, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My sister and I met our parents here in this hidden paradise. The best part was the view from our room- a perfect view of Volcán Arenal, surrounded by lush green. The pool was clean and well-located and the buffet breakfast was a dream. The free coffee in the lounge was also a treat. The staff were generally pretty friendly....

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Saint Joseph, Missouri
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Nice resort but isolated and without a vehicle it was very costly to go off the property into town. Great property, restaurant was adequate but not great. Would not go back unless had my own transportation. Beautiful but...

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Cold Spring, New York
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Cul de sac sweetness, near the border of Alajuela, other side of the dam past Tabacon, and much more discrete. The long entrance roads were well maintained, despite the frequent buses to Mistico (Fair) Hanging Bridges, which share the road. They have some lovely gardens and trails, that are very private. Get 4WD or standard for this area. Only the...

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wiltshire
Reviewed 1 week ago

A mid-range (3-4 star?) resort which achieves what it sets out to do well. Lots of character with fabulous views of the Arenas volcano from every bedroom. Rooms are comfortable with interesting furniture and fittings. Everything works – unusual in CR! Rooms are set in well stocked natural gardens with birds almost within reach from patio or balcony. Restaurant service...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

this was a very special little place with tons of local character. great staff. great excursions. We took our kids and it was one of our best vacations. rooms were very nice, clean and a tropical theme. views of volcano were incredible even with some cloud cover. Highly recommend if Arenal is on your wish list.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

The room was lovely with great views, heater, balcony, spa bath, huge comfortable bed. Don't be put off by the steep walks from estaurant and reception - they are very manageable. Good shuttle to Hanging Bridges which can be visited as many times as you like once you have bought a ticket. Breakfast is good, Hotel is alittle remote and...

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

Dear Christine, We appreciate you took the time to share your comments about your stay, your feedback help us to be better, 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. Lost Iguana

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 1 week ago

When you drive in to this resort its pitch dark and you cant even tell that there is a resort in front of you. Its all low light so you feel like your in the middle of the jungle.....and you are! The views are fabulous of the volcano. The sounds in the jungle are great, the staff COULD NOT have...

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Dear SusanmZ4367KQ, We are delighted to know you enjoyed your stay that much. Our daily goal is to offer at all times a unique service with the best quality and that our guests remember this experience forever. We look forward to have you visiting us, Lost Iguana

Worcester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful 3 night stay with a fantastic view of the volcano! Very lucky as there was no cloud cover!!!! Staff very friendly. Good sized room and bathroom with lovely balcony and a fantastic view of the volcano. Enjoyed walking down to the pool and restaurant area and seeing the plentiful wildlife. Great location for going off on day trips. The...

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Dear Brancliff, We are delighted to know you enjoyed your stay that much. Our daily goal is to offer at all times a unique service with the best quality and that our guests remember this experience forever. We look forward to have you visiting us, Lost Iguana

Leawood, Kansas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The rooms are great, the food was wonderful, especially the daily breakfast and the staff were very accommodating. We were there for a wedding and it was the perfect setting! I highly recommend Lost Iguana!

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Dear MaryrM208IC, We are very grateful for your comments about your stay. Certainly we are located in a natural privileged place that we love to share with all our visitors. We are happy to know you enjoyed from the beautiful landscape for a perfect celebration. We look forward to serve you again, Lost Iguana

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Multilingual Staff
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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 

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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: $174 - $306 (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 Resort And Spa
Lost Iguana Hotel La Fortuna De San Carlos
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
#10 Spa Hotel in Arenal Volcano National Park
#10 Romantic Hotel in Arenal Volcano National Park
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“bottom floor semi-suite corner room for the outdoor shower, well worth it.”
 of 5 bubbles pball2801, 2 days ago | Read review
“rooms 51, 52, "La Casita,". 51 is the upper floor. Loved it!”
 of 5 bubbles pookah1960, 5 days ago | Read review
“Top floor of blocks have best views.”
 of 5 bubbles 407christinej, 1 week ago | Read review
“If you are of a certain age and your eyes are not what they used to be, be aware. The lighting in the bedroom is very poor! You'll need the torch, provided in the room, if you want to read at night!!!!”
 of 5 bubbles brancliff, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“King size bedroom not worth it. Our friends payed less for a smaller room that was in some ways nicer”
 of 5 bubbles pavel311, 2 weeks ago | Read review
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