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Hotel La Fortuna

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Elevators didn't work half the time. Toilet leaked with every flush. The shower flooded the whole room and I was given a mop to clean it. Safe box didn't work. No telephone in room so everytime we had a question or needed anything we had to go down to the front desk.The only decent thing about the stay was the...

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Thank Julie W
St. John's, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is a great value. It has clean rooms, comfortable beds, good shower and you can walk to the shops and restaurants. Breakfast is provided which consists of eggs, bread, beans & rice, plantains, cereal, juice and coffee. There is street noise in the evening but I had no trouble sleeping and I am a light sleeper.

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Thank Kay G
Torrance, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

The rooms are very clean and the view of the volcano is breath-taking. The lobby is open and airy - breakfast is included daily. The people who work their are very friendly and willing to assist you if needed. The fresh fruit served for breakfast is the best!

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Thank Leslie K
HotelLaFortuna, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel La Fortuna, responded to this review

Dear Leslie K, We really appreciate the time you have taken on writting this comment. We are glad to know that you got a breath-taking view to the volcano from the room, and also that our staff was friendly. Moreover, it is good to know that you enjoyed the fresh fruit we serve for breakfast. Thank you a lot!!!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything you want in a good budget hotel. Friendly and helpful staff that go out of their way to ensure you have a great visit. Comfortable and clean rooms. The WiFi is not very good in the rooms but you can use it well enough in the lobby. We only had breakfast here, typical Costa Rican tucker to set you...

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Thank Andrew B
HotelLaFortuna, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel La Fortuna, responded to this review

Dear Andrew B, Thank you a lot for this good comment! we have no doubt that this comment will be helpful for those travellers that are looking for a good budget hotel to stay in downtown La Fortuna. Everybody in our staff always tries to give the best service to our clients so that they have a great experience over...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very basic hotel. The rooms are small by resort standard. But what it does have is offer is AWESOME. The staff spoke English and were helpful with making recommendations and arrangements for travel. The hotel was spotless from top to bottom. The breakfast of eggs, fresh fruit, bread, beans and rice, was fresh, simple, and plenty. A...

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Thank Timothy I
HotelLaFortuna, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel La Fortuna, responded to this review

Hello Timothy I, First of all I want to thank you for choosing our hotel to stay in La Fortuna, and also because the comment you have written about us. We are glad to know that our staff was helpful for you. On the other hand, it is good to know that you felt safe in our hotel and in...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pros: - Unbelievable value - Close to attractions - Walkable to restaurants, bars, shops in town - Filling breakfast (fruit, eggs, beans & rice, plantains, toast, cereal, coffee, tea, milk) - Beautiful volcano view - Easy in/out parking Cons: - Street noise from passing trucks and motorcycles made it very difficult to sleep the first night. Better with earplugs the...

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HotelLaFortuna, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel La Fortuna, responded to this review

Hello ShellyM6, Thank you for visiting us and for the time you have taken on writing this comment. We really appreciate your comment about the front desk staff, for sure we will talk to them about this, since if there is something that they should do all the time with every single client is to be friendly and helpful. We...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice simple rooms with en-suite, good security including safe. Air conditioning included and hot showers too! Wifi was free and good throughout the hotel. Staff helpful and attentive. Would recommend this place for people staying in the la fortuna area as it has good access to town and local attractions.

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Thank Ben N
HotelLaFortuna, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel La Fortuna, responded to this review

Hello!! Thank you a lot for your comment about our service. In general, we can say that La Fortuna is a safe town, and our hotel does too. Thank you so much for recomend our hotel to those travellers that are looking for adventure and have a good time in La Fortuna, Arenal. Finally, you are more than welcome to...

Darwin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Hotel La Fortuna is located in the main part of town and is an easy walk to all amenities including a very fast laundromat across the road. The room was clean and there was a safe, TV and desk. The bathroom was large and the hot water worked well. Breakfast is available although we did not indulge. The staff...

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HotelLaFortuna, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel La Fortuna, responded to this review

Hello!! We do really appreciate the time you have taken on writing this comment. You are totally right, our convenience location just downtown allows our guests being at walking distance of all the complementaries services of La Fortuna, such as; Restaurants, Bars, Banks, drugstores, supermarkets, souvenirs stores, etc. Also, we always work to give the best service ever to our...

West Palm Beach, Florida
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is in a good location for being in town. It is close to the center of town so you can walk everywhere, for groceries, dinner, tour companies. The rooms are basic, but if you are here you do not expect a 5-star resort. The wifi is best in the lobby. The staff was very helpful with everything. Stay...

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HotelLaFortuna, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel La Fortuna, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for visiting us and for your comment, we have no doubt that your comment will be helpful for our potential visitors, since you have described our service very well. On the other hand, we are glad to know that our staff was helpfull and also that you liked the breakfast. Hotel La Fortuna is like your home...

Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great location and friendly staff!! I absolutely enjoyed my stay at this hotel. I had a spectacular view of Volcano Arenal. Receptionist Josué was very pleasant and a cool guy. Another staffer named Victor Prudente was genuinely friendly and went above and beyond to make my stay the best ever.

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HotelLaFortuna, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel La Fortuna, responded to this review

Dear, First of all we want to thank you for the time you have taken on writing this comment about us. On the other hand, we are glad to know that you had a good stay in our hotel and that our staff contributed with that. We always try to give the best service to our hotel guests to make...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A uniquely designed building and an excellent location, make our hotel stands out in La Fortuna downtown. We have a central area extending up all five floors, with interior balconies looking down to the lobby, creating a sense of openness and freshness. Our lobby area provides computers with free Internet and wireless. Ample and comfortable seating is perfect to relax while you enjoy our well-stocked English books exchange.Just a couple of blocks away, you can find supermarkets, drugstores, restaurants, bars, souvenir shops and everything you need for having a good vacation.And if you are looking for more relaxation or adventure, we offer you a tourist information desk inside the hotel with convenient prices for the guests. Parking lot is free and exclusive for our visitors. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel La Fortuna

Address: 1 block south and 1 block east from La Fortuna Park, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park > La Fortuna de San Carlos
Price Range: RM211 - RM345 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel La Fortuna 3*
Number of rooms: 44
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“Top levels have the best volcano views”
lesliek966, 13 May 2017 | Read review
“Avoid corner rooms (lots of extra street noise)”
ShellyM6, 4 May 2017 | Read review
“High floors on Volcano side of hotel.”
FamilyGuyPBI, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“No refrigerators in the room! I missed having that.”
Eeeeric, 7 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Higher floors have a better unobstructed view of Arenal Volcano”
tiffanymariekid, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
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