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Hotel Monte Real

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Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 20 May 2016

We spent two nights here and this was a nice place to come back to after a long day hiking. Slightly off the beaten path, but walking distance to a lot of conveniences. Great location. So it was nice and quiet in the evenings. HUGE bathrooms and nice tall ceilings.

Thank M M
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

After a few nights in a questionable hotel, Hotel Monte Real was a paradise. The room was clean, the a/c actually worked, and there was running hot water! Our room had a lovely balcony with a view of the river. The grounds behind the hotel were absolutely gorgeous and we even saw a sloth! The pool was cool and clean;...

Thank Amber T
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 May 2016

My fiancee and I stayed here for three nights and it was a lovely three nights. The room was huge (bathroom not so huge) and the free breakfast (at an off-site restaurant down the street) was tasty enough. The location of the hotel was perfect for day-trips to Arenal Observatory Lodge and spas around the place.

Thank Paul S
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 29 April 2016

The best thing about this hotel is the location. two minute walk to downtown La Forturna, with plenty of restaurants, bars, sodas. Staff at the desk and security were helpful and friendly. The hotel itself seemed more like a motel. Our room didn't look anything like the pictures advertised but we did not spend much time there. Wifi was strong....

Thank Janjan155
Camrose, Canada
Reviewed 28 April 2016

This hotel had very nice rooms that were very clean and had just enough space. The pool was nice but not very big. This hotel was located in the city so there were lots of places to shop . There was not a restaurant at the hotel so you will have to eat out. The hotel was a very comfortable...

Thank JScamrose
Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Overall a nice place. Nice and close to markets and souvenir shops. Rooms were well kept and the showers were good. The air conditioning was a great thing to have and the pool was right in the middle.

Thank Donnelly1313
Sherwood Park, Canada
Reviewed 22 April 2016

This was the first place we stayed in Costa Rica. What a fantastic value! The rooms were great, the beds were comfy. I only wish that there was a ceiling fan and a screen on the balcony instead of having to use the A/C. The kids loved the pool. The grounds were amazing! On our first day there, a friendly...

Thank Marcie L
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

I stayed at this hotel in a work trip and let me tell you after trying some other options, this would be your best option to be down town, breakfast is not on site, pool is small but rooms are clean and staff is nice. Also the price is ok. But so many restaurant near by with so much options.

1Thank Sami K
Reviewed 15 April 2016

My husband and I stayed here for 3 nights and we loved our stay! The hotel was very clean, the bed was super comfy, rooms were large and the shower was huge. The staff were also super friendly and helpful. The hotel has beautiful foliage and fauna and even has a nice back area to explore for frogs and birds....

1Thank Carrie M
Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

This hotel has very nice rooms a great pool and very helpful staff! The wifi was very good throughout the entire hotel this hotel is right in the middle of city center where there is a lot of stores and events! The only down part of the hotel is they don't have a restaurant however there are many great places...

1Thank Dayne N

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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: RM337 - RM505 (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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“Helpful to get a room towards the back by the river. The only noise you will hear will be wildlife.”
 of 5 bubbles kgone01, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“stayed downstairs in a regular room.”
 of 5 bubbles marsilva, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“15 was great. Might try 11, 12, or 14 also.”
 of 5 bubbles 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”
 of 5 bubbles nancyb20132013, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“First floor near the river away from the road”
 of 5 bubbles SEEnglandWalker, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
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