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Sarasota, Florida
Reviewed 3 April 2012

We stayed at the Iguana for 7 days and it was an amazing experience. My wife and I absolutely loved the staff and food here, and the more than delightful design of a tranquil resort. We barely saw others and the sounds of the environment were so peaceful it kept us shy of a whisper voice throughout. The room was...

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2Thank Chad B
Reviewed 2 April 2012

This was my fiancés and my first trip to Costa Rica, and it won't be our last! We recently stayed four nights in the luxury suite and the room was absolutely beautiful. We had an amazing view of the volcano and great room service, and great service all around! The resort is on a mountain so the walks to the...

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Atlanta
Reviewed 1 April 2012

We stayed at the lost iguana for one night and wished we could have stayed longer. The views are spectacular, employees helpful, food delicious, and drinks potent. The rooms are enormous and about 4x the size of a typical "chain" hotel. I'd highly recommend lost iguana.

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1Thank DrewAtlanta
Brookline, Massachusetts
Reviewed 31 March 2012

My husband and I stayed at the Lost Iguana using a Groupon Getway so it was a good deal. The location and views of the volcano were gorgeous. The reception staff was great and they helped us book some tours in the area. We also enjoyed hiking the rustic trails on the property. We were disappointed in the dinner service...

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1Thank Laura A
Reviewed 27 March 2012

Loved this hotel! We have three boys and stayed in two rooms that were connected. We had a very cool view of the volcano, an outdoor shower and loved the jacuzzi on the deck. The open air restaurant was amazing. We loved watching the Toucan's eating each morning while we ate our delicious breakfast. Dinners were fabulous.

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2Thank Crewteam
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
Reviewed 24 March 2012

We drove from San Jose to Lost Iguana and immediately fell in love. The service is bar none 5 star. The meals were excellent. I recommend the Hanging Bridges Tour. Grounds were lovely. We will return!

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1Thank kandofrank
Knoxville, Tennessee
Reviewed 23 March 2012

The lost iguana is a wonderful resort. The views of Arenal Volcano are amazing! My kids loved the warm swimming pool with swim-up bar for fantas. We all enjoyed the buffet breakfast of omelettes prepared to order, fresh local fruits and juices, and beans and rice. The staff was very friendly and helpful in recommending activities and restaurants. The resorts...

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4Thank Stephanie B
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 March 2012

Beautiful hotel. The rooms are in small blocks up the hillside, and you can summon a golf cart at any time to do the uphill bit for you! Big, spacious room, full of character, with everything you might want. No room is overlooked, so you can sleep with the curtains open and wake with the dawn, and every room has...

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2Thank SheilaEdinburghUK
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 18 March 2012

We really enjoyed the accomodations, service and physical placement of the Lost Iguana Resort. You could see the volcano right from your patio and the patio was right in the middle of the thickness of the jungle. The people were very helpful and hospital. I would highly recommend the hotel.

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1Thank Jane K
ENGLAND
Reviewed 16 March 2012

Great place to stay and one of my favourites during our stay in Costa Rica. The rooms are very well equipped and well spaced out. Food was very good and everyone friendly and helpful. Loads of wildlife to see just around the rooms. The rain forest walk in the grounds are well worth the effort, lots of birds and other...

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  • Free Parking
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Lost Iguana Resort is Arenal's newest hotel, offering luxury accommodations in the rain forest The resort's 100 acre property overlooks the world's most active volcano, Arenal Volcano located near La Fortuna, Costa Rica. A premiere, upscale retreat nestled gently in the jungle, the Lost Iguana Resort only offers rooms with large private balconies overlooking the Arenal Volcano and Arenal River Gorge. All rooms are spacious and well appointed with first-class furnishings, artwork and full amenities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lost Iguana Resort & Spa

Address: 1.5 km North of Arenal dam, Arenal Volcano National Park A2004, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park
Price Range: RM665 - RM1,563 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Lost Iguana Resort & Spa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 41
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Also Known As:
Lost Iguana Hotel La Fortuna De San Carlos
Lost Iguana Resort And Spa
Hotel Lost Iguana
Lost Iguana Resort & Spa Costa Rica/Arenal Volcano National Park
Hotel Style:
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Arenal Volcano National Park
#9 Family Hotel in Arenal Volcano National Park
#9 Spa Hotel in Arenal Volcano National Park
#10 Romantic Hotel in Arenal Volcano National Park
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“Best views of the volcano”
 of 5 bubbles Matei, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I think all rooms are great here...”
 of 5 bubbles TravelDelEaglePoint, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“You can find a good room anywhere at Lost Iguana.”
 of 5 bubbles cristinai478, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Be sure to upgrade to a Superior Suite!”
 of 5 bubbles irenee504, 4 Sep 2016 | Read review
“2nd floor--better views. Hot tubs in corner rooms.”
  • The convenience area in the room
  • Our bedroom
  • Our private balcony overlooking the volcano
  • Arenal volcano seen from our room.
  • Across the bed through the balcony
  • Another view from the balcony: Room #20
  • Our hot tub overlooking the rainforest
 of 5 bubbles Cearbhaill4959, 4 Sep 2016 | Read review
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