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Hotel Monte Real

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Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came here after having stayed at Torteguero. We collected a car at Guapiles and it was a pleasant 3 hour drive from there. It is one block (two minutes) back from the main road which has an abundance of restaurants and sodas. A low-rise, small complex with pleasant gardens and a pool. There was a nice seating area down...

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Milton Keynes
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Lovely hotel about 5 mins from La Fortuna centre set in a lovely garden with a pool. Rooms are lovely and clean ( we had 2 queensized beds). Very pleasant! Buffet breakfast - including traditional with the mandatory rice and beans or pancakes :-) Only fault was in our final morning - the restaurant was crowded and there were insufficient...

1Thank CraighallMK
Reviewed 9 March 2017

I wanted to be able to walk around La Fortuna while we were in town, so I chose Monte Real. It's close to all of the restaurants, bars, shopping, etc. to be a nice short walk, but it's still in a relatively quiet area. I knew that a river ran past the property, but hadn't thought about what that meant....

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We booked a 2 bed room with our 4 year old. Welcome drink and swimming pool were a nice treat. Very close to town at walking distance. Breakfast at the corner restaurant was great. Only little concern was the slidding glass door that my daughter jammed her finger.

1Thank Rustgold
Pincourt, Canada
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

This was a very nice hotel, clean, beautiful gardens. The pool is a little small, but a good place to cool down on sunny days. Rooms were airy, spotless. Fridge was welcome to store cool drinks. Good value for your money.

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Kensington, Maryland
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Great location -- in a quieter part of town but well within walking distance of the restaurants and bars. The room was large; the shower was larger! We stayed 2 nights and my partner and I slept phenomenally well thanks to the comfortable beds and pillows. The breakfast at the soda right down the street was delicious. Daniel was super...

1Thank kgone01
Reviewed 9 February 2017

This hotel has very friendly and helpful staff. Rooms a very clean and comfortable. Nice swimming pool. Picturesque grounds. Each room has a private patio with table and chairs. Breakfast is included at a restaurant down the street. Off street parking. Spent 2 nights here.

2Thank marsilva
Brandon, Canada
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Stayed at this hotel for the second time and wasn't disappointed. The rooms are nice and clean. The grounds are beautiful and the grounds keeper may help you find some frogs in his frog garden. The reception staff offer great tips on local attractions and tours

1Thank Tanis B
Prevost, Canada
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed there for two nights and just loved are experience since everything was perfect : great staff, great room = nice and clean, well situated in Fortuna, very secure with a reasonable price. There is a security guard walking outside at night. It's a family owned business and you will sometimes see La Mama on her porch checking that...

1Thank KillBillMtl
Kansas City, Missouri
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We stayed here five wonderful nights and can highly recommend it. We had room 15, a junior suite with a king bed. Our room was on the end by the river, which drowned out nearly all the traffic sounds and provided peaceful white noise for sleeping. Rooms 14, 12, and 11 might provide a similar experience with a queen bed....

2Thank 88Tropicsfan

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Hotel Monte Real

Address: Este Del Parque Central La For, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park 21007, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park > La Fortuna de San Carlos
Price Range: RM330 - RM493 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Monte Real 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
Monte Real Hotel
Hotel Monte Real Costa Rica/La Fortuna De San Carlos
Hotel Style:
#17 Family Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#21 Romantic Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
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“Any room will do, half on ground floor with veranda and half upstairs with balcony.”
mikehoare, 1 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Helpful to get a room towards the back by the river. The only noise you will hear will be wildlife.”
kgone01, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“stayed downstairs in a regular room.”
marsilva, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“15 was great. Might try 11, 12, or 14 also.”
88Tropicsfan, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“choose a room furthest from the road. Rooms by the river are nice as well as the ones on the second floor with a volcano view”
nancyb20132013, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
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