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Arenal Observatory Lodge & Spa
24 km Oeste de la fortuna de San Carlos, 21007 Fortuna, Costa Rica – Excellent location – show map
Excellent location – rated 9.6/10! (score from 976 reviews)
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Are there other restaurant options available nearby? What is the distance between hotel and downtown?The closest restaurants are locosted on the way to la Fortuna about 30minutes drive from the hotel
Las habitaciones no tienen aire acondicionado?las habitaciones cuentan con abanicos de techo
Are there hot springs on the property?Hello, no we dont have hotsping in the property. We do have a hot tub and lots of trails to enjoy wildlife and nature.
Can we request just one bed in the room instead of two?Hello !!! yes, you can request a room with one king bed ....
Is the shuttle from the international airport to the hotel free?Hello!!! The cost for a transfer service from San Jose or Liberia internaional airport to Arenal Observatory lodge & Spa is US$190 for a one way transfer service and takes about 3.5 hours drive
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Sky Adventures Arenal2 miles
Arenal 1968 Trail2.8 miles
La Fortuna Waterfall3 miles
Arenal Eco Zoo3 miles
Ecoglide Arenal Park3.5 miles
Kalambu Hot Springs3.9 miles
Termalitas del Arenal3.9 miles
Ecotermales Fortuna Spa4.1 miles
Arenal Natura Ecological Park4.7 miles
Mistico Arenal Hanging Bridges Park4.7 miles
Children's Eternal Rainforest6.6 miles
Santa Elena Cloud Forest Reserve8.7 miles
Selvatura Adventure Park8.8 miles
Cavernas de Venado9 miles
Sky Adventures Monteverde9.6 miles
Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve10.9 miles
The Bat Jungle11.3 miles
Monteverde Orchid Garden11.3 miles
Monteverde Cheese Factory11.3 miles
Monteverde Butterfly Gardens11.5 miles
Mountain Arenal Volcano1.7 miles
Lake Arenal Lake2.2 miles
River Agua Caliente0.2 miles
Juan Santamaría International Airport45.7 miles
San Carlos Airport48.6 miles
Tobías Bolaños International Airport50.9 miles
Most popular amenities
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.
The entrance to the property is closed between 11:00 PM and 5:00 AM
Children & Beds
Children of all ages are welcome.
Children 9 and above are considered adults at this property.
To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.
Crib and extra bed policies
There's no capacity for cribs at this property.
This property doesn't offer extra beds.
The minimum age for check-in is 18
Pets are not allowed.
Arenal Observatory Lodge & Spa accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.
The fine print
In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.
In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.
Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).
Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.
Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.
Please inform Arenal Observatory Lodge & Spa of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.
Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.
FAQs about Arenal Observatory Lodge & Spa
Arenal Observatory Lodge & Spa has 1 restaurant:
- El Jilguero
The prices at Arenal Observatory Lodge & Spa may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.
Guests staying at Arenal Observatory Lodge & Spa can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.8).
Breakfast option(s) include:
- À la carte
Check-in at Arenal Observatory Lodge & Spa is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.
Arenal Observatory Lodge & Spa offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):
- Hot tub/Jacuzzi
- Game room
- Horseback riding
- Walking tours
- Spa facilities
- Happy hour
- Body scrub
- Full-body massage
- Facial treatments
- Spa/Wellness packages
- Body wrap
- Beauty services
- Body treatments
Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Arenal Observatory Lodge & Spa on this page.
Arenal Observatory Lodge & Spa is 5 miles from the center of Fortuna.
Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.
Room options at Arenal Observatory Lodge & Spa include:
From the nearest airport, you can get to Arenal Observatory Lodge & Spa by:
- Airport shuttle (arranged by property) 3h 30min