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This hotel was a bit of a "rustic" surprise. In the states it would probably be rated a 2-3 star hotel. What it lacks in sparkle and modern upgrades is made up by the amazing staff. Brian was always smiling, helpful and accommodating. He spoke...More
Great hotel for the price. Booked a trip through Groupon and spent 7 days at this hotel. Rooms and food were great and they help with scheduling trips and getting into town. Bryan at the front desk went above and beyond to help us. He...More
Pros: Room was large and clean and included refrigerator, microwave, and A/C. Staff were mostly friendly. Feels a bit less like you're in the middle of tourist-land because it's outside La Fortuna.
Cons: The beds are not very comfortable (very cheap mattresses), the lighting in...More
Our stay was amazing! Brian and his team were gracious, informative and above all kind. Our accommodations were perfect as was the food. Would highly recommend this place if you are staying in La Fortuna. The adventure package was amazing as well.
We stayed at Hotel Lavas for 7 nights as part of the Adrenaline Groupon like many others. The owner of the hotel also owns Adrenaline from what I found out. We enjoyed our stay very much. The grounds are very nice and you feel like...More
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US$90 - US$166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#3 Top resorts Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#22 Family Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#26 Romantic Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
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La Fortuna de San Carlos
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Hotel Lavas Del Arenal Costa Rica/La Fortuna De San Carlos
We saw a couple big hairy spiders on a nature hike to Rio Celeste. I was surprised that we saw no bugs other than the occasional mosquito at the hotel. Going during the dry season helps, I suppose. Oh, and there are lots... More
We saw a couple big hairy spiders on a nature hike to Rio Celeste. I was surprised that we saw no bugs other than the occasional mosquito at the hotel. Going during the dry season helps, I suppose. Oh, and there are lots of ants. But we only saw the two spiders the whole week--not that we went looking for them!