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Wauwatosa, Wisconsin
Reviewed 19 April 2012

Every room has a view of the Arenal Volcano. The grounds are beautiful and very much like something you would wxpect to see in a movie or travel ad. Very friendly staff. A bit isolated, about 10-12 kilometers from La Fortuna. Rooms were nice, but nothing spectacular. We drove over from Playa Panama on the Pacidic coast, a little over...

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Fishers, Indiana
Reviewed 18 April 2012

What a beautiful spot! Straight out of Fern Gully! We had a beautiful balcony overlooking the rainforest and volcano. I saw spectacular hummingbirds from my deck chair and my friend saw a toucan. My husband loved the Sopa de Pollo at the restaurant. And I enjoyed the adventure of the nearby bridges through the rain forest... http://theflightcontinues.blogspot.com/2011/12/ticos-people-of-costa-rica.html

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Germantown, MD
Reviewed 17 April 2012

I can not say enough good things about the Lost Iguana. My husband and I spent four nights there last week and had an amazing time. It was our first time to Costa Rica and we could not have started our vacation on a better note! The rooms are gorgeous. We booked the Romance package so stayed in a Luxury...

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2Thank Deanna L
England
Reviewed 17 April 2012

No chance of a lie in here as the sound from the rainforest is all around you, but that is unbeatable. We started our Costa Rica experience here and loved it.....Rooms meticulously clean and very functionable. Service good, but in the background not in your face. Food in the restaurant a little bland but good value, and other restaurants available...

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Plymouth Meeting
Reviewed 14 April 2012

A very nice property not far from most activities. Because of its location, any cab ride was $25 each way, regardless of the destination. Venues with activities arranged transportation to and from the hotel. The room was large and had a very nice balcony overlooking the volcano. The staff was friendly and helpful. Breakfast (included) was good. Lunch and dinner...

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Isle of Man
Reviewed 14 April 2012

What a great introduction to Costa Rica. This is a delightful place to stay if you love having the flora and fauna as close as possible (matches some of the better lodges in Kenya!). We had a friendly check in and walked up to our room whilst someone drove our bags up, yes it is a steep climb, but we...

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Princeton, NJ
Reviewed 10 April 2012

We spent the week before Easter at the Lost Iguana. My wife and I, two boys, ages 15 and 10. We had a "Celebrity Suite" which consisted of a master bedroom with bath (actually, outdoor lava rock shower), a living room with kitchenette (microwave, small fridge, two stove top burners and sink) with TV and another bedroom with two twin...

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Coral Springs, Florida
Reviewed 6 April 2012

This was our first trip to Costa Rica,The Lost Iguana was the hotel we booked thru Groupon . What a great deal.We called the Hotel and asked for an upgrade,We were moved from a standard to suite.Wow the room was Big nicely appointed,The bed frame was a little creekyand there was a little trouble with the Tv the,internet connection was...

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Irvine, California
Reviewed 6 April 2012

I've waited so long to take the time to review this place because I had such a good time & have so much to say. For the positives, it's virtually never-ending: Pros: - Staff: friendly all around from reception to housekeeping to the bar to the restaurant to the gift shop. Excellent service & very resourceful (i.e. booking excursions)! -...

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2Thank EileenKM
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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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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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: RM837 - RM1,430 (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 Resort And Spa
Lost Iguana Hotel La Fortuna De San Carlos
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
#10 Romantic Hotel in Arenal Volcano National Park
#10 Spa Hotel in Arenal Volcano National Park
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“All the rooms have a view of the volcano.”
 of 5 bubbles ShekinahG, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Buildings are two story, but on lower floor we were distracted by footfalls in the room above us.”
 of 5 bubbles Ida257, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Definitely go for the luxury suite with balcony, fabulous room with amazing views!”
 of 5 bubbles Car0lcat, 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms offer great views, but we prefer the second floor rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles 5VacationLuvR7, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Some rooms are farther from restaurant and a little bit of a hike so beware for those in need of assistance moving around.”
 of 5 bubbles dnreddy00, 2 Mar 2017 | Read review
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