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Arenal Vista Lodge

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Reviewed 8 August 2017

Don't visit this Lodge. You can't reach this lodge because there is a river 5 k before the lodge with you can't pass with a normal car. Whatever you try, they just charge you for not showing up even if you call them and trying...More

Thank PetervTNL
Response from Arenalvista, Gerente at Arenal Vista LodgeResponded 14 September 2017

Dear Mr. Peter. You go the wrong way. The correct way is by entering the route that passes through the Arenal Volcano National Park, Pueblo el Castillo and finally arrives at our hotel. We said it clearly when you called us at night. Check in...More

Reviewed 4 August 2017

Make no bones about it, the Arenal Vista Lodge is no Four Seasons. There is no concierge, no room service, but what they lack in amenities, they make up for in charm, hospitality and price. The breakfast was delicious and the view of the volcano...More

Thank JGPnashville
Response from Arenalvista, Gerente at Arenal Vista LodgeResponded 16 September 2017

Thnks for spending your vacation time with us. .- Arenal Vista Lodge is located 30 minutes away from “La Fortuna” in the south-beach lake of Arenal Lake; just in front of the Arenal Lake and Volcano. Arenal Vista Lodge is in the Biological Corridor between...More

Reviewed 21 July 2017

We were here as part of a tour group. The rooms are good sized, clean, but not fancy. The pillows were flat as a pancake, but the view made up for it all. The staff were charming and friendly. If you only do luxury travel...More

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Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Just arrived and was a little hesitant from previous reviews. Yes this place is very rustic and a little dated, but our room was clean and spacious. The Ritz this is not, but with that said, I've stayed at worse places in the states. Our...More

Thank Janese J
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We stayed here with a group of students, and it was my favorite hotel on the tour. There is a gorgeous view of the Lafortuna volcano from the top of the mountain. It is very cool to hangout at the pool on top of the...More

Thank Cosette A
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Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free Internet
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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US$61 - US$115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
US$61 - US$115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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"Don't go there. NOT customer friendly"
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"We stayed in rooms overlooking the lake and the view was spectacular."
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"All rooms have a great view"
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"Rooms higher up have the best view, but you have to walk many stairs"
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