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Halifax, NS
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We agree with the previous reviews about the beautiful views and the proximity to the volcano and outdoor activities. Unfortunately we misjudged the size of Pie 1 when we booked and when we arrived discovered that the facility had room for only a bed and no chairs. The only seating was outside in the rain and cold. Also the fridge...

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Canal Fulton
Reviewed 1 week ago

To wake up each morning to the view of Lake Arenal and the Volcano seems almost surreal. The pool and hot tub was a real treat to start or end the day. My room had everything I needed and when the light bulb burned out in the overhead fan/light, it was taken care of promptly!

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a large house to rent, not a hotel. A view of the volcano to enjoy with each meal, the family the manages the house giving helpful suggestions, the outdoor living space you wont want to leave, a small pool for the children to play in....we would go back in a heartbeat. We wished we could have had a...

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Thank Jonathan M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Views are breathtaking. We stayed for 12 nights. Weather was awful in January. This is a regular occurrence we were informed. Wifi is poor. We were frequently without electricity. We were not offered any extra blankets or even to check if ok. We finally found the Landry room. We were not informed of these facilities. Trying to dry the bedding...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 2 January 2017

The photos cannot relay the beauty that is seen from Pie in the Sky 2!! My family spent seven nights leading up to Christmas at this beautiful location. We were located at the top of the hill overlooking Lake Arenal & Arenal Mountain. There are two other properties nearby - the one room bungalow and the larger house - all...

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Sidney, Ohio
Reviewed 14 December 2016

We stayed at the Pie in the Sky 2 associated with the Lodge. The view was beyond description. The AC worked well but the Wifi should not be relied on (tough if you need to work while there). The pool is very nice and the house is well stocked. Beautiful house and well represented by the photos on VRBO. I...

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Reviewed 18 August 2016

This is the most beautiful place in Costa Rica and the Best View of the Arenal Volcano. The Property is outstanding, all of the amenities are top notch and the grounds are fantastic. You are living in your own paradise, very private, amazing pool, large spacious bedrooms and Kitchen. Best Views of the Volcano in all of Arenal! Very close...

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Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Myself and 5 others traveled to Costa Rica and had a great time thanks to Walter, Rasta, Nan, and Z at the Majestic Lodge. The other reviews are dead on. The views are amazing from Pie in the sky! From the landscape of the volcano to the lake, every shot looks like a postcard. Close to the zip line and...

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Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 19 May 2016

What a great time we had at the Majestic! 7 of us had it all to ourselves and loved spending time with Walter, Rasta and Brian. The pizza and mozza sticks at Howlers were fantastic. Advisable to drive in daylight as driving anywhere in Costa Rica if you aren't used to it at night can be difficult. Really close to...

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Madi65, Manager at Majestic Lodge, responded to this review

We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay! We enjoyed you as well and hope you will return someday! Nancy

Utah
Reviewed 17 May 2016

I do not recommend this property as the management is dishonest. We booked a trip here in April 2016, and one day prior to our trip we received an email that the property was over-booked and they could not honor our reservation. They offered us an inferior property, which we accepted because we had no choice. We decided to stay...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tucked away in the middle of the rainforest, the Majestic Lodge rests in a peaceful little village on Lake Arenal and the Arenal Volcano. This amazing Villa is more than just a home away from home. On the upper level you will find 5 private rooms which can sleep up to 13 people. For your comfort, all rooms offer air conditioning, ceiling fans, orthopedic mattresses and high quality bedding, as well as a full private bathroom for your privacy and convenience. On the first level of this amazing home, you will find a master suite with 2 full beds, air conditioning, ceiling fans and a full private bath. Our kitchen is state of the art and fully equipped to handle a crowd! Our wonderful staff will cook your daily breakfast that you can enjoy in our open air dining area. Sit outside on our beautiful deck overlooking the Arenal Volcano and pristine 22 mile Lake Arenal. Enjoy cocktails at the bar or take a dip in the pool or jacuzzi while listening to the sounds of the tropical birds and the howl of the Monkeys! This village is packed with adventure if that is what you are looking for! Our private concierge will be happy to book all of your travel activities at no charge to you. Choose Horseback riding to the waterfall, Sky Trek, the country's largest zipline, SKy Walk hanging bridges, The Butterfly Conservatory, The Eco Zoo, Kayaking on the lake, The National Park, Arenal 1968, and a variety of natural hot spring facilities. After a full day, return to the Majestic for a relaxing massage, or other spa services at Serenity Spa located on the property! There are many fine local restaurants, but if you don't want to leave your luxurious accommodations, let us know in advance and we will be happy to accommodate all of your meals. Sit back and let us plan your vacation of a lifetime! This home away from home is everything you need to enjoy relaxation or adventure in Arenal! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Majestic Lodge

Address: one kilometer west of the school in El Castillo, El Castillo, Arenal Volcano National Park 21009, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park > El Castillo
Price Range: $85 - $164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
Also Known As:
Majestic Lodge Costa Rica/El Castillo
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