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Surrounded by lush tropical rainforest of the northern hills of Costa Rica, Hotel Kokoro Arenal is the perfect hideaway retreat blessed with untouched flora and fauna and a panoramic setting overlooking the majestic volcano of Arenal. At Kokoro Arenal, each of our carefully designed ecolodges offersa a stay in a cozy family oriented style, with charm, and a service approach prepared in a joyful, attentive, and sustainable way. The lodging grounds also invite you to dip into the hill-top swimming pool, tropical hut with hammock, and explore our tucked away rainforest trails. With our Kokoro ‘heartfelt’ ways, we aim to revitalize your senses and share with you a vibrant experience in the Costa Rican tropics.
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Property amenities
Pool
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Breakfast included
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Family Resort
Quaint
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500m oeste de la Quebrada la Palma 7km Northwest, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 4000 Costa Rica
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Juan Santamaria Intl Airport78 km
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All reviews hot springs costa rica grounds are beautiful breakfast was delicious fried plantains open air great view of the volcano every morning reception desk nice pool stayed longer rooms are large front porch short drive town of la fortuna thermal pools kokomo
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Peggy was very welcoming and offered suggestions for us to do while in la Fortuna. She set up our tours without hesitation and very quickly. The grounds are very well kept and the pool and restaurant on site wwere quaint. Staff very friendly. A bit...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Tiffany G
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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

This place is amazing, so warm and inviting. We were welcomed and introduced to our room w all the amenities explained. The pool and the surrounding area is so tranquil and inviting. We had a lovely dinner, buffet style for our group in the back...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Chila O
Response from YLPeggy, General Manager at Hotel Kokoro ArenalResponded 25 May 2018

Thank you for your opinions and great to hear your enjoyed the stayed in our hotel especial in the restaurante. . Welcome back to our hotel any time. Blessings,

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter & I stayed there for 2 nights last week. Great bungalow, spacious, lg bathroom, nice shower; wonderful breakfast that was included. Great AC & hot water. Staff was very courteous & friendly. We also had a massage. One of the best I’ve ever...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank clw81810
Reviewed 12 November 2018

Hotel Kokoro offers a very relaxing environment where you can feel part of the nature. Surrounded by trees, little animals, birds(sucks as woodpeckers), and even monkeys. Had the opportunity to see a sloth near the hotel. At the time of my stay, the hot springs...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank LongF k
Reviewed 21 October 2018

This place was a nightmare. •There were wires ripped out of the wall. •The bedspread looked filthy. •The dinner included extremely stale fried yucca and animal surgery videos were strangely playing on the TV. •Advertised hot springs were not operational (they offered transportation to another...More

Date of stay: March 2018
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Cyndi R
1 October 2018|
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Response from Foxxx626 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Our two bungalows had stairs getting up to the doorway. I would call the hotel and ask them directly if they can accommodate your mother. Sorry for the late reply!
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Tanya S
1 June 2018|
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Response from YLPeggy | Property representative |
The base charges is $10
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Room Tips
"Offers a wonderful view of the Arenal Volcano-Try to book a Superior Room"
longfk
12 Nov 2018
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"Our deluxe room had two large beds and one single. Plenty of room."
LoverofParadise
22 Jul 2018
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"Ask about the trail within the property"
Hydrokarbin
18 Apr 2018
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"They all seemed fine, I think we stayed in the cheaper ones and it was still quiet and beautiful."
calabresejm
14 Feb 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$109 - US$157 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
kokoro arenal hotel la fortuna de san carloshotel kokoro arenalresort kokoro arenal
LOCATION
Costa RicaProvince of AlajuelaArenal Volcano National ParkLa Fortuna de San Carlos
NUMBER OF ROOMS
28
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