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Nayara Resort Spa & Gardens

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Hastings, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

A lovely hotel with fantastic gardens and rooms. Plenty of grounds to walk around and lots to see. Sloths, birds, Raccoons etc All staff were very friendly and the tapas was good, in particular the cheese and meat board. Breakfast and evening meals were a little lacking in choice and quality.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Nayara Resort is a gorgeous place. The rooms are spacious and set in fabulous tropical gardens. The staff is exceptionally well trained to meet your every need. The resort works well for families since there are many side trips of interest as well as on-site activities.

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Just got back home from our first trip to Costa Rica & all I can say is it was AMAZING! Highlight of our trip was definitely this resort- if you're thinking at all of staying here BOOK IT NOW! You will not be disappointed. If I could give it a higher score than a 5 out of 5 I would....

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JairoQuesadaNayara, Manager at Nayara Resort Spa & Gardens, responded to this review

Dear Melissa and Fred, Thank you for the amazingly kind words about your stay with us! I am so pleased with comments about my fellow staff members especially that they made your trip such a memorable one. We hope to host you again in the future. Pura Vida, Jairo Quesada Resident Manager

Grand Rapids, Michigan
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My wife and I went to Nayara on a last-minute trip and stayed three nights. All of the staff, accommodations and food exceeded our very high expectations based on the reviews we had read. We will definitely be back... we visited in March, and my wife was already checking October availability on our way home. Muchas gracias y pura vida!

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Totally amazing! Enjoyed every minute of our 4 night stay! Wine pairing dinner at Nostalgia wine bar and romantic dinner in the private pavilion were spectacular! Our guides for tours of hanging bridges and lava fields were extremely knowledgeable. Transportation arranged by resort from/to airport made the experience stress free. Accommodations and staff are 5 star.

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JairoQuesadaNayara, Manager at Nayara Resort Spa & Gardens, responded to this review

I am glad you had wonderful memories and experiences during your stay. Our aim is always to make your trip stress free and have the best accommodations for every guest. Pura Vida, Jairo Quesada Resident Manager

Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had an absolutely amazing trip to Costa Rica while staying at Nayara. We stayed for the entire week, and loved the privacy and peacefulness of the resort. We went on adventures for 4 of our days (zip lining, waterfall jumping/rapelling, white water rafting, and arenal hanging bridges/hiking the volcano area) and spent the other 2 days relaxing by the...

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JairoQuesadaNayara, Manager at Nayara Resort Spa & Gardens, responded to this review

Dear Jill, Thank you for reflecting on the great memories you encountered during your stay at Nayara Hotel Spa & Gardens. We look forward to hosting you again! Pura Vida, Jairo Quesada Resident Manager

Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This property and resort was incredibly BEAUTIFUL! My wife and I stayed here for two nights on our honeymoon (and we really wish we'd stayed longer at this location) and it was everything we could have imagined plus more. The landscaping and uniqueness of each bungalow really sets this place a part from other resorts. We ate the best meal...

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JairoQuesadaNayara, Manager at Nayara Resort Spa & Gardens, responded to this review

Congratulations on the wedding, we are so glad you choose to spend your honeymoon at Nayara Hotel Spa & Gardens. Thank you for the kind words about the property and my fellow staff members. Pura Vida, Jairo Quesada Resident Manager

Austin, Texas
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We are a family of five: My husband and myself and our three children: 14 year old twins and our 10 year old. All 5 of us are well traveled and this was our first trip to Costa Rica -- half of the time at the beach and the 2nd half in the Arenal area. There is nothing negative to...

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Jairoques, Manager at Nayara Resort Spa & Gardens, responded to this review

Dear Lewis Family, I am so glad you enjoyed the tropical rainforest so much. Thank you for all of the kind words about the resort and staff. We hope to see you back in the future! Pura Vida, Jairo Quesada Resident Manager

Hailsham
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The moment you arrive and are greeted by this beautiful resorts exceptional staff , all you cares of the outside world are forgotten . This is a place where dreams come true and memories are made . I'm a atheist, but if heaven does it exists , when I die , I want to go here . It's pure magic...

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Jairoques, Manager at Nayara Resort Spa & Gardens, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Nayara Hotel Spa & Gardens and for all of the kind words. We hope to see you back in the future. Pura Vida, Jairo Quesada Resident Manager

Chappaqua
Reviewed 1 week ago

Other than to zipline and to hike at Arenal Volcano, we never left this resort. You will never want to leave! We were travelling with our 3 adult kids (all in their 20's) and everyone was happy. The rooms are large with outdoor showers and a beautiful deck with a pool or jacuzzi. Overall the service is very good. We...

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Jairoques, Manager at Nayara Resort Spa & Gardens, responded to this review

Dear Terri, I am glad that everything was resolved and you were happy throughout your stay! Thank you for highlighting amenities on property and we will take your feedback into account about the signs. We look forward to hosting you back in the future. Pura Vida, Jairo Quesada Resident Manager

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Arenal Nayara Hotel & Gardens is a five star luxury boutique hotel that is widely recognized for providing premium luxury amenities and ultra-personalized service at surprisingly affordable rates. Located in the outskirts of the amazing Arenal Volcano, Arenal Nayara is an oasis of tranquility, where guests can experience a profound and organic immersion with nature, while living in luxury at the same time. Surrounded by lush tropical rainforest, each one of our 50 spacious casitas (bungalows) provide an exclusive, ultra-luxurious retreat. Each expansive casita (ranging from 855 to 1905 square feet) includes a secluded garden with an outdoor shower and a beautiful terrace overlooking the volcano with a private, intimate Jacuzzi for two. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Nayara Resort Spa & Gardens

Address: 6 KM West la Fortuna Town, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park 21007, Costa Rica (Formerly Arenal Nayara Hotel & Gardens)
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park > La Fortuna de San Carlos
Price Range: RM1,532 - RM4,229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Nayara Resort Spa & Gardens 4.5*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
Arenal Nayara Hotel And Gardens
Arenal Nayara Hotel Gardens
Nayara Resort Spa & Gardens Costa Rica/La Fortuna De San Carlos
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#1 Romantic Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#2 Luxury Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#2 Spa Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#3 Green Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#5 Business Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
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“Not sure about others but the room we had was first class no 3”
 of 5 bubbles malcolmw339, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles need_to_travel_m0re, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“they are all good, but there is a difference between a regular room and a villa”
 of 5 bubbles 224terri, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Every Cabana seems to have it's own private out-door space with a view of the jungle and volcano so I don't think you can really go wrong!”
 of 5 bubbles robertramirez1832, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
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