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Casa Luna Hotel & Spa
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Victoria, BC
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182 reviews
53 hotel reviews
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“Beautiful Grounds”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2014

We decided to take a break from the beach and took a bus here. The change is dramatic - savannah type area to tropical forest. This hotel is more than 3 star 3++. Friendly reception with a full introduction to amenities and things to do. The buildings have been exceptionally well maintained. Our room was in a fourplex, ground floor with a comfortable bed, sitting area, great "family sized" shower. A comfortable outside sitting area for each room with privacy as the buildings are staggered.

The pool is a good size with a swim up bar for those who want it. Pool constructed with physically challenged and children in mind. The plants on the grounds are mature and beautifully landscaped.

Dinner was served an open area restaurant, in a tropical decor. The menu had fish, chicken ad beef items. The prices were very reasonable, actually good. A nice Malbec for $18. pumpkin soup or chowder $3. Rib-eye 350g. $18. Grilled chicken $11. Total bill for 2 including tax and tip $66.50 or C 33,250. Fantastic value!

Breakfast was included - a nice buffet with fresh fruit, toast, eggs and an omelette cook.
I would rate this place 4.5 - 5. Definitely worth a visit.

  • Stayed February 2014, travelled as a couple
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Thanks for your comments, we are pretty happy to reach your expectatives. We look forward to see you back at Casa Luna Hotel & Spa.
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Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2014

It was great arriving here, so much better than the other places we had stayed. It was immaculately clean, tastefully furnished, spacious and well equiped.
I loved everything about the place; beautiful gardens, swimming pool and the 'buy one get one free cocktails'. We saw many species of birds when sitting outside the room; each room has a space outside or a balcony. The flowers, little streams and pools and the distant views of the volcano makes it a great place to sit.
The breakfast is good and the menu for the evening looked interesting.
I would have liked to stay longer, but the weather was very changeable and only warm enough to use the pool once and we were off to the beach next.

Room Tip: All the rooms are good as far as I could tell, because the beautiful gardens are extensive.
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  • Stayed February 2014, travelled as a couple
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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2014

This hotel was fantastic! Everyone was sooo friendly and helpful which started our trip off to an amazing start. We booked fantastic excursions with the front desk and they were amazing in helping us pick what to do. The river rafting was excellent as was the ziplining and horseback riding day with the hot springs.

The rooms were clean and they left clean towels in the shape of animals every day. How cute is that!? We generally stay in inexpensive to average hotels and expected this to be along those lines but I felt they went above and beyond what I had expected. The gardens were beautiful as well and it's walking distance from Fortuna Waterfall which was AMAZING!!!

The food here was also great. The breakfast buffet was so delicious! Fruit, amazing coffee, omelet station, and assorted other goodies that usually included some more traditional foods as well, juice and cereals. Happy hour every evening and yummy menu if you stayed at the hotel to eat for other meals as well. I love to go out and explore the town when we travel and eat at local places... but my husband and I ended up eating at the hotel 2 nights because we had the whole restaurant to ourselves, it was a great atmosphere, and good food! Great great great start to our honeymoon. I can't say that enough and will definitely go back.

They also have a spa and we did a couples chocolate wrap and massage one night. FABULOUS. You are out on a patio so you can hear all the frogs, you get treated amazingly, and they handed up a glass of wine afterwards. A highlight of the trip. I highly recommend scheduling your massage after dark if you get one for couples. It was very romantic.

  • Stayed December 2013, travelled as a couple
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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2014

I enjoyed my stay at Casa Luna. The beautiful flora on the grounds offer many photo opportunities. I have one series of photos of a mother hummingbird feeding her adolescent! I enjoyed the breakfast buffet in the open-air restaurant and loved having the birds watch for their opportunity to steal a bite. I walked on the nature trail. Our view of the volcano was limited due to the clouds during our stay but on a clear day it would be excellent. We liked the location of the hotel near the La Fortuna Waterfall and down the road from the Chocolate Tour and a wood-carving artist's studio and store. It was a short distance to La Fortuna town with several dining options. We preferred staying on this side of the volcano. We had considered staying closer to the National Park on the other side of the volcano but felt fortunate that we did not. We preferred to drive to our activities and we saved money to pay for them by staying at Casa Luna versus more expensive hotels on the other side of the volcano. It was a short 15-minute drive to the Hanging Bridges and park, etc. The rooms were attractive with tile floors and flair. Each had a porch or balcony with a couple of comfortable chairs. We would stay there again.

Room Tip: I think all of the rooms are good. As I recall, all have a view of the volcano. The upstairs rooms...
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  • Stayed December 2013, travelled with family
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Paul V, Gerente at Casa Luna Hotel & Spa, responded to this review, 9 February 2014
Dear Client;
We appreciate your comment, we are really happy to know that we reach your expectations and a little bit more, that is our main goal every day. We look forward to see you back at Casa Luna Hotel & Spa.
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2014

The location of this hotel was amazing. You are close to a waterfall, and wild birds are everywhere around the hotel grounds. You can entertain yourself just by sitting outside and admiring the view. A few negatives: The rooms were musty, probably because there was no way to air out the room after a shower. The windows would take a person a couple of seconds to open from the outside if they really wanted to get into the room. Otherwise, the stay was enjoyable, and the food at the hotel was great.

  • Stayed January 2014, travelled as a couple
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Paul V, Gerente at Casa Luna Hotel & Spa, responded to this review, 9 February 2014
Dear client;
Thanks for your comments, we appreciate all the feedback possible. About the musty rooms is because the high hummidity in the area.
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Reno, Nevada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2014

the staff here were very frendley went out of there to help and recamended some great things to do. very clean and confortible. The pool and pool bar was fun. grounds were beautiful flowers and really pretty plans everyware. The view from our room was the valcano it was breath taking.

  • Stayed January 2014, travelled with family
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2014

Our room had a wonderful view of the volcano and was close to the pool. breakfast. lunch and dinner were all delicious. Highly recommend. Staff was wonderful. there is a short trail to walk and the pool was very clean. The gardens were amazing.

Room Tip: 2nd floor for the views
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Stayed December 2013, travelled as a couple
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Paul V, Gerente at Casa Luna Hotel & Spa, responded to this review, 9 February 2014
Thanks for your comments, we appreciate your opinion about the Restaurant we have been working a lot to get better and this make us feel that we are in good direction.
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Property: Casa Luna Hotel & Spa
Address: La Fortuna Waterfall // Catarata Rio Fortuna | 1 km south and 1.6 km west from La Fortuna Church., La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park 4417-53, Costa Rica
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Region: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park > La Fortuna de San Carlos
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#7 Spa Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#10 Romantic Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#11 Family Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Casa Luna Hotel & Spa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 36
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Casa Luna Hotel & Spa is close to the Arenal Volcano and La Fortuna Waterfall, surrounded by the Cerro Chato Hill and Cerro los Perdidos mountain. Giving us an outstanding peace and harmony. Our distinctive "touch" is provided by the architectural harmony around the hotel. This colonial and rustic architecture has been reached with the delicious combination between wood, metal, color and wall texture, complemented with beautiful accessories. We offer personalized service beyond excellence to exceed your expectations. ... more   less 
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