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Overview
Costado sur de la iglesia catolica, sobre carretera Principal # 142. South side of catholic church, on main road #142., Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 506 Costa Rica See on map
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

We had a really horrible and embarrassing experience while staying at this place. After a pool party at their facility on the first night in which we originally had asked the bartender to start a tab for drinks and charge it to our room which...More

1  Thank Cynthia V
Reviewed 25 June 2018

After reading review, I reserved a room in the tower part of the hostel. I doubt I would do that again. The main area has a good deal of character and most of the pictures are of that area with woodwork, hammocks, activities and a...More

1  Thank dessman2018
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

It was hands down the best hostel private room hotel accomodationi stayed at in Costa Rica ! i was on 2nd floor in main area across from Reception officea for deal price for under $35 , for clean room, nice little bathroom, tv, air con...More

Thank Sailaka
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

The private riom my friends and I shared, whilst not large, was modern and clean. I am however reluctant to recommend this hostel to friends purely due to the "bad staff attitude". The staff were arrogant and unhelpful. We further encountered an unfortunate experience with...More

Thank susan v
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

I stayed 2 nights in a private room. Pros: helpful, friendly staff; nice hammocks; in the heart of town; AC in the room Cons: WIFI DOESN’T WORK; lighting in the room and bathroom is a single fixture 10 feet up giving off what amounts to...More

2  Thank 135amiem
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Description
Arenal Hostel Resort, besides standing out for our excellent location in La Fortuna, is a place that characterize for making the difference, where day by day we work as a team to provide our guests a unique ...More experience in boarding and adventure. The charisma of our team members and their renowned assistance, is what makes Arenal Hostel Resort a place to come back. Arenal Hostel Resort was born with the idea of making a new concept in the area, where a good price and the quality of lodging, were the fundamental aspect that would identify us. As well as a point of meeting to make friends. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Heated pool
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
GreenLeaders Gold level
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
GreenLeaders Gold level
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
68
Price range
US$29 - US$102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Arenal Hostel Resort Costa Rica/La Fortuna De San Carlos
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park > La Fortuna de San Carlos
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
GreenLeaders Gold level
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
68
Price range
US$29 - US$102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Arenal Hostel Resort Costa Rica/La Fortuna De San Carlos
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park > La Fortuna de San Carlos
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Traveller (251)
Room & Suite (99)
Pool & Beach (23)
Dining (15)
Family and Play Areas (20)
Amenities (11)
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ale963
18 June 2018|
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Response from shaked-harari | Reviewed this property |
We booked at the front desk ☺️. We arrived at la fortuna and walked around between hostels..
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TravellerwithaTeen
3 November 2016|
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Response from carmensandiego31 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry misread your question lol ...I don't recall a safe but there are lockers in the dorm rooms , we brought our own standard lock but it didn't fit , it was to big , so bring a smaller lock ...if not I think they sell them... More
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"there are different sections of the hostel - some are quieter than others so be sure to ask"
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"If you aren't a solo traveler opt for a double room- the price will end up being comparable or cheaper..."
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"The Deluxe room on the third floor of the tower has an excellent view of the volcano"
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"dorm is fine"
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