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Overview
1.6 Km From The Police Station, El Castillo, Arenal Volcano National Park 21007 Costa Rica See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed April 29, 2015

We stayed here on our trip to Costa Rica right after getting engaged. It's a bit of a drive to get there, especially the last bit, but totally worth it at the end. An incredible view, lovely porch and pool, hot tub, great food, and...More

Date of stay: May 2014
Thank sibaumann
Reviewed April 7, 2015

We stayed at Nepenthe for four to five days. The weather was clearly not on our side, so we got a lot of water on our heads! Nevertheless, even with that weather, we could still enjoy the peaceful scenery around us. It's not easy to...More

Date of stay: May 2014
Thank Sophie K
Reviewed April 5, 2015 via mobile

Beautiful room with wild hummingbirds feeding in the hedge outside. Fantastic views over Lake Arenal from the rooms and the infinity pool, even in a tropical downpour! Well worth the steep, bumpy access track to get there.

Date of stay: February 2015
Thank jezb65
Reviewed April 1, 2015

This was 1 of out 5 hotels we stayed at in CR. Overall, the stay was wonderful. You can’t beat the view (best view for our trip). The place is very tranquil with no sound of traffic. You get woken up by the birds and...More

Date of stay: March 2015
Thank Il0vekitties
Reviewed March 17, 2015

We ´ve spent a few ninghts here ..in fact the most worst road to get somewhere in costa rica is definitely here! That s the black point.. But.. The room is Nice.. What we didn t like that much is the kind of breakfast where...More

Date of stay: February 2015
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Description
Nepenthe Bed and Breakfast is Beautifull piece of paradise located in the little town of El Castillo of La Fortuna in Costa Rica. Surrounded by the rain forest and exuberant wild life, you can appreciate the More magnificent Arenal Volcano and the mistic Arenal Lake, enjoy beautifull sunsets from our infinity edge pool or relax in the jacuzzi or with a Massage in The Blue Lagoon Spa after a day of adventures and fun in the area. ** Also, the Phoenix Restaurant at Nepenthe is located on the grounds of Nepenthe and serve a daily dinner menu with handmade food and fresh local ingredients. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Restaurant
Spa
Concierge
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$53 - US$113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Nepenthe B&B Costa Rica/El Castillo
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park > El Castillo
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$53 - US$113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Nepenthe B&B Costa Rica/El Castillo
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park > El Castillo
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I believe there is a small safe but can't swear to it. We had no problems with theft and don't think there is any such problem there. I have a habit of leaving a couple of dollars on my pillow for the maid and it wasn't... More
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"Every room has a great view of the lake."
rkhall4101
Jun. 25, 2018
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"great views, relaxing"
114kylad
May 10, 2018
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"3 rooms at the back from which I guess the view is on the forest and not on the lake; rooms at the front..."
IsabelleM869
Jan. 9, 2018
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"Rooms 1-3 open directly to the pool and view. Room 3 adjacent to kitchen, some noise in morning may disturb..."
MikeB496
Mar. 11, 2016
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