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Hotel Vagabondo

2.2 km from La Fortuna de San Carlos centre
  • Free Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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| 1.5 km oeste del parque de la fortuna sobre carretera hacia el Volcan Arenal, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park 00123, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 10 January 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for 5 nights in Jan 2015 as part of a 21 day trip around Costa Rica. We were backpacking for 3 weeks and trying to keep costs under control in what is a very expensive country (for UK tourists). Room - we had one facing the small pool and was a decent size, clean and the bathroom...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 11 December 2014

Two of us stayed here for three nights in early November. It was a good deal for the price we paid ($55 per night), but the bugs in the room and the discoteque/late night restaurant next door made me rethink my stay at times. I wouldn't mind staying here again next time I visit Arenal but would definitely look into...

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Samara
Reviewed 28 September 2014

My husband and I stayed at Vagabondo for 2 nights and absolutely loved it. The rooms are clean and the beds are super comfortable with nice linens and pillows. The staff was very friendly and helpful. The restaurant was great. We had pizza and it was very good. Even though it is right on the main road, there was no...

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Fair Oaks, California
Reviewed 24 August 2014

My sister and I went on an 8 day costa rican vacation together. We are budget conscious but didn't want to end up at one of the hostels in la fortuna , our shared dorm party days are over but we still need a decent price. Hotel vagabondo was perfect for us. The room was clean had ac and opened...

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 July 2014

My brief stay at Hotel Vagabondo has been my worst accommodation experience to date after 6 months travelling through Central America. I made a reservation in good faith according to what their website had advertised, but found the hotel did not provide the services it promised. There was no WiFi when I arrived, although they did fix it a few...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 21 May 2014

The hotel is a 15-20 min walk from downtown La Fortuna, which is a pretty good location, since it's not as noisy or crowded. The room (number 8) I got was a tad bit small and only fit a bed and a nightstand. But the facilities were pretty clean. One concern I had was that, since all of the rooms...

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 20 May 2014

We stayed at Hotel Vagabondo for two nights. It was a great little spot and breakfast is included. There's a little pool in the back, which was perfect as it was really hot out. The room we had did not have AC (they do have AC rooms) but the fan over the bed was fine. The hotel is a few...

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Rochester, New York
Reviewed 7 May 2014

Great place for a great price. Good location, very near many hotspring, arenal park, and the waterfall. easy walk to la fortuna. friendly staff. Good breaktfast, nice clean rooms. Very good & safe. Fun souvenier shop

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Saint Augustine, Florida
Reviewed 6 May 2014

Difficult to find (stopped about 5 times for directions) - turns out they had a sign on the ground painting it by hand as we were trying to find it....but there are two small banners indicating the hotel and pizzeria. Not enough signage, in my opinion. Once we checked it, we were pleasantly surprised by the size of the room,...

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Post Falls, Idaho
Reviewed 6 April 2014

We only spent one night here, on our way from the North back to Alejuela. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The rooms in back by the pool offer a pleasant get-away from the highway. Were traveling with another couple and so we had a long dinner at the Pizzeria, even played cards. The staff was fun to interact...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are the Vagabondo Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos and gives us a taste you contact us The rooms have a simple decoration to Italian style, with wooden furniture, feature garden, pool, restaurant and parking Also include Air conditioning or fan, TV, WIFI, safe, private bathroom and shower, plus breakfast included ... more   less 

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Address: | 1.5 km oeste del parque de la fortuna sobre carretera hacia el Volcan Arenal, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park 00123, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park > La Fortuna de San Carlos
Price Range: $50 - $124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Vagabondo 2.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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“I think all the rooms are amazing”
 of 5 bubbles E4438EVpamelac, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the back near the pool are more secluded and might be less noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles Explore_rad, 28 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Pool side, the best”
 of 5 bubbles rodolfop20, 11 Mar 2015 | Read review
“try to get a room by the pool and gardens”
 of 5 bubbles brucewhite2015, 11 Jan 2015 | Read review
“The 4 person rooms are in the back by the pool and are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles CatL535, 11 Dec 2014 | Read review
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