We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Hotel Dorothy

Barrio Pilo | 75m south from the Bus Station, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
Save
Best prices for your stay
2017-08-27 2017-08-28
US$19
US$19
Traveller (20)
Room & Suite (5)
Dining (4)
Heliconias Nature Lodge
244 reviews
#9 of 63 hotels in Arenal Volcano National Park
 
Tabacon Thermal Resort & Spa
3,455 reviews
#8 of 58 hotels in La Fortuna de San Carlos
 
Hotel Lomas del Volcan
1,506 reviews
#9 of 58 hotels in La Fortuna de San Carlos
 
Volcano Lodge & Springs
2,883 reviews
#15 of 58 hotels in La Fortuna de San Carlos
 
Overview
  • Excellent17%
  • Very good46%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“hot shower” (4 reviews)
“double room” (3 reviews)
“bus station” (2 reviews)
Free Internet
2.0 Star Hotel
All hotel details
Offers from Hotel Dorothy
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}
Heliconias Nature Lodge
244 reviews
#9 of 63 hotels in Arenal Volcano National Park
 
Tabacon Thermal Resort & Spa
3,455 reviews
#8 of 58 hotels in La Fortuna de San Carlos
 
Hotel Lomas del Volcan
1,506 reviews
#9 of 58 hotels in La Fortuna de San Carlos
 
Volcano Lodge & Springs
2,883 reviews
#15 of 58 hotels in La Fortuna de San Carlos
 
Rooms
Aug 27Aug 28
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room

Getting you more information on this room

Free Cancellation
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 2 partner sites to see rooms from US$19.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all La Fortuna de San Carlos hotels with availability
Standard Room

Getting you more information on this room

Free Cancellation
Select
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "2c022aaeb40c4247b3b6ecb8d386c9e9", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":1390246,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":27,"month":8,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":28,"month":8,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"2c022aaeb40c4247b3b6ecb8d386c9e9","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":19,"lowestMetaPrice":19,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":19,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":19,"lowestMetaPrice":19,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":19,"hotelName":"Hotel Dorothy","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjJjMDIyYWFlYjQwYzQyNDdiM2I2ZWNiOGQzODZjOWU5IiwiQUlLIjoiZjg3Njc2ZmQxNDM4NGM5YWIzYTQ3ODBlODA4Njc2M2IifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "27/08/2017", "checkOut": "28/08/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$19", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Write a Review
Reviews (64)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 5 of 46 reviews

Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

This hotel is just dirty, badely isolated, you hear everything around you and mosquitos, lizards and coakroches make their way into your room. Employees of the hotel start making noises early in the morning. Avoid at all costs!

Thank slipadvisor1
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Good: Front desk spoke English well, seemed nice enough Good view of Mount Arenal if you are on the right side of the building Close to supermarket Large kitchen, seemed well equipped- if clean Short walk from town- probably quiet when local fair is not...More

Thank raincitysenorita
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

I had a private ensuite room for $20, but I probably would have been better off in a dorm at a hostel. There was a fair across the street blasting music until 1AM, so plenty loud. It was not particularly clean. Unfortunately, the shower drain...More

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 30 December 2016

We took private room for 2 days. The room was good and clean bathrooms. its at walking distance from bus station and absolutely safe. You can see awesome view of Arenal mountain from your room. The Owner is awesome guy and he helped us a...More

Thank vijayswami1
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed there for two nights in a privet room and we liked it. The place need update, specially in the bathroom. Well equipped kitchen and halpfull staff. Great loction, not on the main road of La Furtona, 2-3 minutes by foot, quiet street.

Thank מעיין כ
Heliconias Nature Lodge
244 reviews
#9 of 63 hotels in Arenal Volcano National Park
 
Tabacon Thermal Resort & Spa
3,455 reviews
#8 of 58 hotels in La Fortuna de San Carlos
 
Hotel Lomas del Volcan
1,506 reviews
#9 of 58 hotels in La Fortuna de San Carlos
 
Volcano Lodge & Springs
2,883 reviews
#15 of 58 hotels in La Fortuna de San Carlos
 
About
Amenities
  • Top amenities
  • Free Internet
Details
  • Price range
  • US$14 - US$45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Hotel class
  • Number of rooms
  • 20
  • Reservation Options
  • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Orbitz and Expedia so you can book your Hotel Dorothy reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
  • Location
  • Costa Rica >
  • Province of Alajuela >
  • Arenal Volcano National Park >
  • La Fortuna de San Carlos
  • Also Known As
  • Hotel Dorothy Costa Rica/La Fortuna De San Carlos
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (20)
Room & Suite (5)
Dining (4)
Hotel & Grounds (7)
Bathroom (3)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Hotel Dorothy staff and past guests.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Room Tips
"Ask for a volcano view... There is some power lines but you can still get a good view."
Read review
"Ask for a room looking out to Volcan Arenal."
Read review
"front rooms upstairs have big windows"
Read review
"the rooms closest to the public Areas might have Internet Connection. Room 6 is moldy!"
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing