We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Agua Inn

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 4 more sites!
Professional photos
Agua Inn
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel"},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

68 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Agua Inn
See the most recent reviews
Showing 55: English reviews
Houghton, Michigan
Reviewed 10 January 2016

This is a real B&B. It is very unique, and it has a swimming pool near a small river around the B&B. The dinning area has a nice view. If you are passing by here, you can take a break and relax at the swimming pool.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank 77traveler135
AguaInnarenal, Guest Relations Manager at Agua Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. We hope that you will visit us again. Thank you for choosing Agua Inn.

San Diego, California
Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

Is a peace of Paradise, this B and B is set between a creek and the tropical forest. The creek produces this amazingly soothing sound that I could stay and just sit and listen to it. Javier the guy who runs the place is on top of everything, from recommend restaurants to things to do as well as arranging transportation...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank PedroOrso
San Isidro de El General, Costa Rica
Reviewed 23 December 2015 via mobile

We stopped by Nuevo Arenal to stay the night. With no plan, so when we saw the reviews in trip took a call to get the reservation. Great place next to a river, great night sleep. Had a good breakfast too we had a full service from coffee, fruits and pancakes with eggs. Relaxing place to sleep at.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Geinier
AguaInnarenal, Guest Relations Manager at Agua Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Agua Inn and your kind review.

Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 May 2015 via mobile

We stayed at Agua Inn as part of a world trip which began in February in Costa Rica. Trent, the Californian owner was very welcoming and friendly and made the place feel like our home. The rooms are clean and nice with en suite shower rooms. The guesthouse is down a long drive and nestled in a valley by a...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank ClaireandKeith
AguaInnarenal, Guest Relations Manager at Agua Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review. We pride ourselves on having all guests feel as welcome as you did. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again in the future. Thank you for choosing Agua Inn!

Reviewed 2 April 2015

From turning off the main road on to the immaculately groomed grounds, I knew I was about to be treated to an awesome experience! The hospitality is beyond gracious. Javier made me feel like family. He gave me great suggestions of things to do in the area and restaurants to try. ( Gingerbread, was awesome!) The river that runs by...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Andrea S
AguaInnarenal, Guest Relations Manager at Agua Inn, responded to this review

Andrea, thank you so much for your wonderful review. We are so happy that you felt welcome and like family. We hope that all our guests feel that way. Thank you for choosing Agua Inn and we hope that we will see you again.

Basking Ridge
Reviewed 8 January 2015

Beautiful spot with a great pool. The gurgling creek sound is very relaxing. The rooms were clean but simple. Breakfasts were nice and the staff is very welcoming. Enjoyed hanging out at the pool. And you must go to the Gingerbread if you are staying here. Unbelievable restaurant worth the trip. A great spot to come back to after a...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Charlierx32
AguaInnarenal, Guest Relations Manager at Agua Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and that we made you feel at home. We hope that you will stay with us again. Thank you for choosing Agua Inn.

Reviewed 2 January 2015 via mobile

What a great stay in this 4 bedroom Bed and breakfast. The owners Trent and Javier projected this place with so much love that when you walk in you feel home. The pool are with the sound of the river and all the birds were amazing and relaxing after a day visiting all the touristic attractions in the busy Arenal...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Silvana C
AguaInnarenal, Guest Relations Manager at Agua Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review! We take pleasure in making peoples stay as welcoming as possible. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and hope that you will return. Thank you for choosing Agua Inn.

Ottawa
Reviewed 21 December 2014

A complete paradise! A complete gem! I only regret that we didn't stumble across it sooner into our trip. Trent, Jess and Xavier make you feel welcome and like family at this charming Inn. The accommodations were great and very comfortable, but it is truly the owners that set this place apart. I have never felt that at home while...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Ottawagirl_9
AguaInnarenal, Guest Relations Manager at Agua Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review! We are very happy that we were able to make you feel right at home! We try very hard to make sure our guests are as comfortable as possible. Thank you for choosing Agua Inn and we hope to see you again.

Los Angeles
Reviewed 17 December 2014

What a beautiful setting! This lovely inn is surrounded by rain forest and the beautiful Costa Rican countryside. Everything is super clean and very comfortable. We enjoyed the fresh local fruit with breakfast every morning. The owner, Trent, and manager, Jess, helped us choose restaurants and activities each day and we were always pleased with their recommendations. We stayed for...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank moorpwr
AguaInnarenal, Guest Relations Manager at Agua Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your amazing review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and our services. We aim to make sure all our guests feel right at home and do whatever we can to make that happen. Thank you for choosing Agua Inn and we hope to see you again.

New York City, New York
Reviewed 14 December 2014

We spent our first night in Arenal at this wonderful B&B. We could have stayed one week. The location is perfect, and the accommodations and breakfast were great. Our hosts were delightful and made us feel right at home..

 Report
Helpful?
Thank CatMarTan
AguaInnarenal, Guest Relations Manager at Agua Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We often here that the time spent here is never long enough. Maybe next time you can spend the week! We try hard to make sure that everybody that comes and stays with us feels at home. We are happy that we were able to accomplish that in only one night! Thank you for choosing...

84 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (56)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (26)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (6)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (1)
Viewed
Other (20)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (28)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (17)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (3)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (2)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Nuevo Arenal
9.6 km away
La Mansion Inn Arenal Hotel
La Mansion Inn Arenal Hotel
#1 of 2 in Nuevo Arenal
240 reviews
24.1 km away
Rio Celeste Hideaway Hotel
Rio Celeste Hideaway Hotel
#1 of 1 in Tenorio Volcano National Park
714 reviews
24.3 km away
Volcano Lodge & Springs
Volcano Lodge & Springs
#15 of 61 in La Fortuna de San Carlos
2,481 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
1.5 km away
Chalet Nicholas
Chalet Nicholas
#7 of 12 in Nuevo Arenal
99 reviews
1.7 km away
Lucky Bug B & B
Lucky Bug B & B
#2 of 12 in Nuevo Arenal
208 reviews
6.9 km away
Lake Arenal Hotel & Microbrewery
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Agua Inn caters to discerning travelers who come to our quiet, verdant setting to feed their soul and nourish their spirit. Set on the boulder-laced bend of where the River Cote meets Lake Arenal, Agua Inn Spa offers guests a perfect retreat where guests are wrapped in the sustaining energy of nature. Here guests can soak in the splendor of Costa Rica's tropical wonder, and then, when they are ready, resume their journeys. While you rest, we provide breakfast, as well as help in organizing non-stressful day-trips. Walk our private lake trail, sip cool drinks next to our refreshing pool, take a boat trip, watch as Volcano Arenal erupts clouds of steam from her majestic crown, eat at the nearby Gingerbread Restaurant, and browse among local art galleries. The cozy Agua Inn purposely is intimately sized with only four guest rooms. All available for group use and all rooms have private bath rooms with hot water. For a taste of the real Costa Rica, come savor authentic Costa Rica where river and lake meet. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Agua Inn

Address: 20 Meters West of the Road to Guatuso, Route 142, Nuevo Arenal, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Nuevo Arenal
Price Range: $111 - $119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Agua Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 5
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Booking.com, Orbitz, Travelocity, Priceline, Odigeo and Agoda so you can book your Agua Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Agua Inn Costa Rica/Nuevo Arenal
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Agua Inn staff and other travellers.
2 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Agua Inn staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“All rooms look over the beautiful garden”
 of 5 bubbles 25suzannet, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you can get the last room on the corner, there are two views.”
 of 5 bubbles jtudbury, 28 Feb 2016 | Read review
“there are only 4 rooms- if you're booking well in advance, request the corner room”
 of 5 bubbles CRobSea, 24 Feb 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are located up a set of stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles TeriG56, 1 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Any of the four rooms are great.”
 of 5 bubbles andreasQ125IO, 2 Apr 2015 | Read review
5 of 5
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay