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Regina Hotel

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great location on the edge of La Fortuna, just a few hundred metres from the very centre of town and with plenty of restaurants and bars in easy walking distance. We had a lovely corner room with a wrap around balcony that provided sensational views of the volcano. The room itself was spotlessly clean, quite large, and very well equipped...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rocio was amazing and was full of information on various excursions in the area. She helped us choose the best options based on what we were looking for. She also recommended great local eating places. The hotel was in a great location. It was on the main street and was within walking distance to many dining options and markets. The...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic! Charming balcony, kitchenette with refrigerator and sink (with perfect drinking water), and clearly cleaned by a perfectionist. You can walk to all of La Fortuna from the hotel. Rosi (who speaks perfect English) will go to great lengths to optimally arrange your activities. She even bought me a lovely new rosary to replace my stolen one (in the US,...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is awesome. A true gem in la Fortuna, Costa Rica. It's clean, comfortable and the staff are extremely helpful. The rooms are huge and the view of Volcan Arenal is spectacular. I would definitely recommend and return to this jewel of la Fortuna. Believe me you will not be disappointed.

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Drummondville, Canada
Reviewed 20 February 2017

(english follows)Les chambres étaient propres ainsi que les endroits communs, les pièces étaient grandes. Dans la chambre il y avait un lavabo, frigidaire et un safe. Elle nous a accommodé lorsqu`on a eu a nettoyer nos chaussures de retour du Cerro Chato (plein de boue), pour booker les tours, pour faire la réservation de notre prochain hôtel, pour faire faire...

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Thank holafrenchie
Rocio V, Director de Recepción at Regina Hotel, responded to this review

Hello, First than anything we want to thank you for choosing the Regina for your lodging. We appreciate you taking the time to write a review. Thank you very much for recognizing the fine work of our staff. They take great pride in providing clean comfortable rooms and do all they can to make you feel at home. They are...

Des Moines, Iowa
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

This hotel is very well run. The room we had was large, the hot water and air conditioning worked great and we had an excellent view of the Arenal Volcano. We did trade some street noise for the view as the two walls are almost entirely glass. The trucks seems to engine break on this road and there are also...

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Rocio V, Propietario at Regina Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for staying at the Regina and taking the time to write a review. Glad you appreciated our central location that puts you within walking distance of La Fortuna’s many restaurants, shops, markets, parks, bar and other attractions /services. Yes at times there is the traffic, so good call on the ear plugs. Thank you...

Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Hi, We have stayed 3 nights in this great little hotel close to the centre of La Fortuna. We've loved it, the hotel is very clean and comfortable & we've really appreciated the help we've been given to book activities & tours. It's been great to stroll a 2 minute walk into town where there are loads of restaurants etc...

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Rocio V, Director de Recepción at Regina Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Peter, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experiences at Regina Hotel. We're very happy to hear that you enjoyed the warm service of our people. We're always working to meet our guests expectations and we're very happy to hear that we achieve this with you. We will be waiting for your next visit. Warm...

Reviewed 7 January 2017

We stayed 4 nights their. The Hotel was good and well located (Main road). I definitely recommend you to stay their: Regina (forgot the real name :/ ) was AMAZING, so kind and helpful! She gave us all the good tips and a comparison all of the different options that you have their. If you don't need the fanciest hotel...

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Rocio V, Gerente at Regina Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Bruno, Thank you very much for choosing the Regina and taking the time to write a review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed and took advantage of our central location. Thanks for recognizing the good work and dedication our staff. The Regina is your home away from home and we strive to treat each guest as family....

Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

The hotel is clean and comfortable, but the winner for me were the staff. The two main people at reception are extremely friendly and nothing is to much. There recommendations always exceeded expectations and they were never the most commercial or expensive. Overall I cannot fault my experience here simply fantastic.

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Rocio V, Gerente at Regina Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sam, Thank you for staying at the Regina and taking time to write a review.Our goal is to make you feel at home by providing: Excellent service with a smile, clean and comfortable rooms at an affordable price a safe environment Your scores of 5 validates we achieved goal. We hope you had a great Costa Rica vacation and...

Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

We booked this spot because it was cheap. It's in a great location on the edge of town so you have easy access to restaurants and whatever esle you'd like to do in the city. The room itself was clean and even had a table and chairs. The only problem was that the walls seemed to be pretty thin as...

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Rocio V, Director General at Regina Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Alyssa, Thank you for staying at the hotel and taking the time to write a review. We appreciate your review.. Our housekeeping puts a lot of work in ensuring the units look perfect prior to each guest arrival and during your stay. We are also happy to hear you did like the location. Thanks again and we hope to...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Regina Hotel is centrally located, close to many restaurants, shops, adventures tours, banks, pharmacies, and other services. Each room has: cable TV, air conditioning, mini-bar, safe deposit box, private bathroom with hot water. Some of the rooms offer great views of the Arenal Volcano. We offer travelers safe, private, clean and comfortable environment. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Regina Hotel

Address: 150 Meters West of the Catholic Church, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park 4417-26, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park > La Fortuna de San Carlos
Price Range: $57 - $100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Regina Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 7
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Also Known As:
Regina Hotel Costa Rica/La Fortuna De San Carlos
Hotel Style:
#6 Best Value Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#7 Green Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
#22 Romantic Hotel in La Fortuna de San Carlos
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“If you can... chooose one of the back room.... maybe better to avoid the noise”
 of 5 bubbles holafrenchie, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I always like a room in the back of the building however a couple of rooms have a wonderful view of Arena.”
 of 5 bubbles golfishrun, 27 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Ask for one with reliable wifi signal. Room number 8 was not great for us the first time, but room number 5 was perfect.”
 of 5 bubbles Amyelisabeth92, 8 Jun 2015 | Read review
“The hotel is on the strip and in the perfect location. The rooms on the front (strip side) are spacious, have a lot of windows, thick curtains and have balconies.”
 of 5 bubbles michaeldK810IQ, 21 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Ask about the local sodas if you want good food on the cheap ($4/meal!).”
 of 5 bubbles featherless, 8 Dec 2013 | Read review
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