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Arenal Poshtel

South Side of The Catholic Church, La Fortuna 21007

+506 2479 9222

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based on 35 reviews

Mon 10/18
Tue 10/19

About Arenal Poshtel, La Fortuna

Value for money

Situated in La Fortuna, Arenal Hostel Resort is within easy reach of La Fortuna Waterfall and Arenal Volcano. This comfortable hostel also offers an indoor pool, and is within easy driving distance of Chachagua and Monterrey. This 3-star hostel provides an airport shuttle, valet parking and an express check-in and check-out feature. Guests are able to work out at the fitness center, or rent a bicycle and explore the surrounding area. The comfortable rooms at Arenal Hostel Resort include a seating area and wireless internet access. Arenal Hostel Resort has its own on-site restaurant, convenient for those who prefer to dine in. In the evening, those staying at the property are invited to relax with a beverage in the in-house bar. A wide variety of eating options are also available in the surrounding area. The hostel enjoys a superb location, allowing guests easy access to a range of tourist attractions. Tabacon and Cerro Chato are easily reached by car.

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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee shop
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Free toiletries

Health and safety

  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Ticket service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Concierge service
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Key access
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk

Things to do

  • Hiking
  • Bicycle rental
  • Fishing
  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Horse riding
  • Water park
  • Windsurfing


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Shampoo
  • Free toiletries
  • Air-conditioned
  • Conditioner

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Roll-in shower
  • Increased accessibility
  • No smoking
  • Lowered sink
  • Designated smoking area


  • Family rooms
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Landmark view
  • Lockers
  • Mountain view
  • Pool view
  • Storage available

Pool and spa

  • Spa and wellness center
  • Massage
  • Pool bar
  • Heated pool
  • Spa
  • Outdoor pool


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Beach towels
  • Grill
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden


  • Shared kitchen
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee shop


  • Additional toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Public bath
  • Private bathroom

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service

Family friendly

  • Child pool
  • Indoor play area


  • Fax/photocopying


  • Fitness center

Places of interest near Arenal Poshtel

Attractions in La Fortuna, Costa Rica curated by momondo

Arenal Poshtel location: South Side of The Catholic Church, La Fortuna 21007


La Fortuna Waterfall2.5 mi
Arenal Volcano National Park3.9 mi
Tabacon Hot Springs5.3 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

The Corner Restaurant0.0 mi
La Parrilla de Maria Bonita0.0 mi
Inspira Restaurante0.1 mi
Don Rufino0.2 mi

Arenal Poshtel Reviews

GreatBased on 35 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Very friendly and helpful staff. (in 182 reviews)
  • "Great location, great Gringo Quality AC!" (in 157 reviews)
  • The room was spotlessly clean. (in 110 reviews)
Cons -
  • The smells of the room is horrible. (in 88 reviews)
  • No hot water at any time. (in 34 reviews)
  • Awful music blaring and noisy generators (in 19 reviews)

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Arenal Poshtel room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 2:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • Arenal Poshtel is $52 cheaper than the average 2 star hotel in La Fortuna. You can usually find a nightly rate of $10 when staying at Arenal Poshtel.

  • If you're looking to go directly from La Fortuna to Arenal Poshtel, expect a 13min drive as they are around 4.6 mi apart.

  • With parking available at Arenal Poshtel, you could always rent a car for as low as $28/day and park it at the hotel. This would give you freedom while visiting La Fortuna. Another more common option is to just take a taxi or rideshare service from the airport to Arenal Poshtel. The nearest airport to the hotel is La Fortuna.

  • Yes, dogs and pets are welcome at Arenal Poshtel.

  • There is a restaurant at Arenal Poshtel that can be used by visitors of the hotel. You can sit down or take food to go. Call the front desk at +506 2479 9222 for kitchen hours. Guests staying at Arenal Poshtel are welcomed by hotel staff to order room service directly from the kitchen to their room.

  • Arenal Poshtel does have a pool on site that hotel guests may use. Be advised that hotels typically have rules associated with pool usage. momondo would advise you to check with the front desk before taking a swim.

  • If you have questions or concerns about your stay at Arenal Poshtel, call +506 2479 9222 to speak with a front desk representative.

  • Yes, Arenal Poshtel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • There is a fitness center available to Arenal Poshtel guests.

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