Set 29.2 miles from La Fortuna Waterfall, Marita's Bed and Breakfast offers accommodation with a shared lounge, a garden and a 24-hour front desk for your convenience. The bed and breakfast features both WiFi and private parking free of charge.

There is a fully equipped private bathroom with shower and free toiletries.

A continental breakfast is available every morning at Marita's Bed and Breakfast.

The accommodation features a terrace.

Venado Caves is 11.8 miles from Marita's Bed and Breakfast, while Mistico Arenal Hanging Bridges Park is 18.6 miles from the property. The nearest airport is Fortuna Airport, 33.6 miles from the bed and breakfast.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

Marita's Bed and Breakfast has been welcoming guests since 4 Jun 2018.

Distance in property description is calculated using © OpenStreetMap

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.3)

Breakfast info


Free private parking available on-site


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  • Hola! Do you only have 1 double room? Gracias
    Hola, Yes. We only have our Motmot room with private bath that sleeps 2. It is closed at this time but will be open in November, 2021. Kind Regards, Alberto Almeida, Manager, Marita's Bed and Breakfast
    Answered on 12 October 2021
  • We are 4 adults and one child needing two rooms for Tuesday Feb 25. Are they still available Are you off the road in a private location?
    Sorry, rooms are not available. Alberto
    Answered on 23 February 2020

Hosted by Marita Villalobos - Owner

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Marita Villalobos - Owner
Marita’s B&B is a one level structure. Guest walking with difficulty do not need to be concerned about climbing stairs, there are none. A terrace, open day and night, overlooking the garden, is provided where guest can see and listen to the birds, converse, have breakfast. Marita serves a delicious free Costa Rican breakfast in her B&B. For emergency escape, two private access doors are provided in each bedroom. Each bedroom is also provided with a private family style bath. A private locked parking area is provided. A fire extinguisher and a smoke detector are provided in the kitchen area. Marita’s B&B is located adjacent to the German Bakery, an Italian restaurant and is within walking distance to all Nuevo Arenal public facilities, see location map photo. Marita’s B&B is also a 10-minute walk to beautiful Lake Arenal Park. Fishing, swimming, kayaking and sun-bathing takes place here. Sanitary facilities and vehicle access roads are provide in the park. For those using public transportation, a bus stop that connects Nuevo Arenal to San Jose, Liberia, San Carlos, and La Fortuna. is located 10 meters from Maria’s B&B. Marita and Alberto, her husband, live at Marita’s B&B.
Marita Villalobos, a native Costa Rican, is married, has 3 children and 6 grandchildren. Marita purchased her home 40 years ago. She has converted her Nuevo Arenal 2-bedroom home into a 4-bedroom traditional Bed and Breakfast. Three of the four bedrooms accommodate 10 persons, Marita cooks and serves her guest a free delicious Costa Rican breakfast daily in her B&B. Marita enjoys gardening. Marita and Albert, her husband, live at Marita’s B&B.
Nuevo Arenal is a beautiful town. It is located high and never gets too cold or too hot. Almost daily, a fresh wind blows and breathing the air is incredible. Marita's B&B is located a short walk to all Nuevo Arenal shops, supermarkets, taverns, clinic, churches, etc. Marita's B&B is located a short (10 minute) walk to beautiful Lake Arenal. Crime in Nuevo Arenal is minimal. Children take pride in their school and sports activity. Typical of Costa Ricans, the citizen are friendly and well mannered. For location of Nuevo Arenal facilities, see location map photo.
Languages spoken: English,Spanish
Property surroundings *
Quality rating rated the quality of this property as 3 out of 5 based on factors such as facilities, size, location and services provided.
Facilities of Marita's Bed and Breakfast
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bath
  • Shower
  • Linen
  • View
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Living Area
  • Seating Area
WiFi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Secured parking
  • Street parking
  • Accessible parking
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Luggage storage
  • Wake-up service
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
  • 24-hour front desk
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safety deposit box
  • Designated smoking area
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Private entrance
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

House rules

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15:00 - 22:00


Until 11:00 hours


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

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Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

Cash only

This property only accepts cash payments.


Smoking is not allowed.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Marita’s Bed and Breakfast is a one level structure. Guest walking with difficulty do not need to be concerned about climbing stairs.

Legal information

This property is managed by a private host. EU consumer law relating to professional hosts might not apply.

FAQs about Marita's Bed and Breakfast

  • Guests staying at Marita's Bed and Breakfast can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 10.0).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental

  • Check-in at Marita's Bed and Breakfast is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • Marita's Bed and Breakfast offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Marita's Bed and Breakfast is 350 yards from the centre of Nuevo Arenal.

    • The prices at Marita's Bed and Breakfast may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

    • From the nearest airport, you can get to Marita's Bed and Breakfast by:

      • Car 1h 40min

    • Room options at Marita's Bed and Breakfast include:

      • Quadruple
      • Double