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    Rancho Margot

    3km beyond El Castillo | La Fortuna de San Carlos, El Castillo, Arenal Volcano National Park, Costa Rica
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    Traveller (273)
    Room & Suite (47)
    Pool & Beach (14)
    Overview
    • Excellent75%
    • Very good17%
    • Average5%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Restaurant
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Room Service
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Sep 3Sep 4
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    11 - 15 of 264 reviews

    Reviewed 24 April 2017

    Food was delicious and healthy. Location was great, lots to do in a beautiful rainforest setting. Staff was very helpful arranging an external excursion. Bungalow was simple but very comfortable and clean. They take their sustainable philosophy very seriously, resort tour was very interesting, an...More

    Thank jasmto
    Response from Rancho M, Manager at Rancho MargotResponded 11 May 2017

    Thank you for this glowing recommendation and for sharing your experience. We hope to see you again :)

    Reviewed 14 April 2017

    Rancho Margot is a self sustaining ranch with a small bar and buffet that is predictable but reliable. We loved the bungalows in the middle of the forest, sitting on the hammock in the afternoons watching the hummingbirds, squirrels and deer meander by. There is...More

    Thank Litelegs
    Response from Rancho M, Manager at Rancho MargotResponded 11 May 2017

    Thank you for spending your vacation time with us and we are so glad you enjoyed your stay! Typically, we serve vegetarian-only lunch, and for dinner, we offer at least one entree with chicken, pork or locally sourced fish, as well as vegetarian options. More...More

    Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

    We had an amazing experience during our few days at Rancho Margot! It's a real self sufficient resort including for electricity, food & even homemade soap, the free ranch tour is a perfect opportunity to understand how everything can be complementary to minimize the impact...More

    Thank vincentinoz
    Response from Rancho M, Manager at Rancho MargotResponded 11 May 2017

    We are all smiles to hear that you so enjoyed your honeymoon here at the Ranch. Here's to a lifetime of adventure together! We hope to see you on some future anniversary :)

    Reviewed 10 April 2017

    It really is a unique experience to stay here! FIrst off we arrived after the end of lunch, but the chef insisted on making my sister and I meal. The food was delicious! The next day we took a tour of the whole property -...More

    Thank ImpulseFeet
    Response from Rancho M, Manager at Rancho MargotResponded 11 May 2017

    Thank you for your sharing such detail and your enthusiasm from your stay with us! It was our pleasure to host you and we look forward some future vacation with you :)

    Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

    Rancho Margot is beautiful beyond words! It is totally self sustaining as they advertise. The planning that has gone into its development is extraordinary. Staff is very friendly and goes out of their way to be accommodating. Some of the staff are volunteers who come...More

    Thank laurnene f
    Response from Rancho M, Manager at Rancho MargotResponded 11 May 2017

    We are so glad you found us and enjoyed your week's stay. Next time....do stay longer :) We'll look forward to hosting you then :)

    Volcano Lodge & Springs
    2,885 reviews
    #15 of 58 hotels in La Fortuna de San Carlos
     
    Heliconias Nature Lodge
    244 reviews
    #9 of 63 hotels in Arenal Volcano National Park
     
    Hotel Lomas del Volcan
    1,509 reviews
    #9 of 58 hotels in La Fortuna de San Carlos
     
    Casa Luna Hotel & Spa
    1,323 reviews
    #10 of 58 hotels in La Fortuna de San Carlos
     
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Internet
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    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Breakfast included
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    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$158 - US$336 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 17
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Alajuela >
    • Arenal Volcano National Park >
    • El Castillo
    • Also Known As
    • Rancho Margot Hotel Arenal Volcano National Park ,
    • Rancho Margot Costa Rica/El Castillo
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    Traveller (273)
    Room & Suite (47)
    Pool & Beach (14)
    Dining (13)
    Hotel & Grounds (229)
    Family and Play Areas (21)
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    Hotel Lomas del Volcan
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    Kristi M
    11 February 2017|
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    Response from Rancho M | Property representative |
    Yes. All meals included and delicious :)
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    th fan d
    12 August 2016|
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    Response from Rancho M | Property representative |
    So sorry for the delayed response here....our social media life is a bit chaotic at the moment :) Christopher and the entire team in reception would be happy to arrange private or advise on public transport options for you... More
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    diegocamille
    30 March 2016|
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    Response from JROAlbany | Reviewed this property |
    Hi. There is a playground right next to the dining area. Lots of the great activities include walking, horse back riding....not great for a 3 year old. The hot springs would probably be ok, but you would have to limit the... More
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    "I stayed in a cabin--the common bunk house seemed to be for social people--not me!"
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    "There are no double rooms but plenty of space for a family of 4 to sleep in."
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