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    Arenal Hostel Resort

    La Fortuna, San Carlos. | South side of catholic church, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent56%
    • Very good24%
    • Average12%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible4%
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    “private room” (36 reviews)
    “swim up bar” (48 reviews)
    “mini resort” (6 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Available
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Family Rooms
    Poolside Bar
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 5 January 2016

    We booked (and confirmed) 2 nights at the Arenal Hostel Resort in SEPTEMBER. We booked 3 rooms for 7 family members - including one of the "Volcano View Rooms". When we arrived we were told that they had booking problems and we were being moved...More

    2  Thank Helen_Travel2013
    Reviewed 30 December 2015

    I loved this hostel! I’ve stayed at hostels all over Central America and Europe and this one has been the best so far. I was supposed to only stay for 2 nights but ended up staying for 5. There are tons of activities to do...More

    1  Thank alli_sun_T
    Reviewed 30 December 2015

    We had a 5-star experience at Arenal Hostel - a place we just stumbled across while walking around looking for cheap lodging. The staff was unbelievably nice (shoutout to Luis) who let us park our car in his driveway even when we stayed at a...More

    1  Thank Benjamin H
    Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

    We had booked this place months in advance. When we arrived they told us there had been a bunch of booking mix ups with Booking.com so they had checked us in to their sister hostel across the street. This place did not have a pool,...More

    Thank CarolineKen222
    Reviewed 26 December 2015 via mobile

    Poolside bar Free welcome cocktail Hot showers Comfy & clean beds Breakfast buffet for 5 USD (delicious) Friendly staff EXCELLENT location- in the middle of everything Party every Sat night from 8pm-11pm (they they move the party to a club so people can sleep)

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    Arenal Springs Resort and Spa
    2,436 reviews
    #12 of 58 hotels in La Fortuna de San Carlos
     
    Tabacon Thermal Resort & Spa
    3,461 reviews
    #8 of 58 hotels in La Fortuna de San Carlos
     
    Luigi's Hotel
    138 reviews
    #54 of 58 hotels in La Fortuna de San Carlos
     
    Regina Hotel
    150 reviews
    #30 of 58 hotels in La Fortuna de San Carlos
     
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Laundry Service
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$17 - US$255 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 68
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Alajuela >
    • Arenal Volcano National Park >
    • La Fortuna de San Carlos
    • Also Known As
    • Arenal Hostel Resort Costa Rica/La Fortuna De San Carlos
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    Room & Suite (84)
    Pool & Beach (19)
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    Hotel & Grounds (191)
    Family and Play Areas (20)
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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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    Teresa P
    23 September 2016|
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    Response from MaheshBalas | Reviewed this property |
    the taxi to the volcano park should be about 4000 colones. stayed on a private room and hence did not need a locker.
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    Cristina K
    27 December 2015|
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    Response from MaheshBalas | Reviewed this property |
    there was laundry service last month when I visited. paid by the kilo
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    "Unless you like soulless, electronic music, don't stay here."
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    "Depending on your budget, try to choose a room on the top floor."
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    "Rooms in the tower are quieter with a better view."
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    "stay at the location without swim up bar for quieter rooms"
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