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Arenal Hostel Resort

Rental with Outdoor pool

2 stars

South Side of The Catholic Church, La Fortuna 21007

+506 2479 9222
Very good

based on 976 reviews

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About Arenal Hostel Resort, 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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Hostel Amenities & Facilities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Free toiletries
  • Child pool
  • Internet
  • Parking


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Air-conditioned
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Trash cans


  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Public bath
  • Private bathroom


  • Quiet street view
  • Family rooms
  • Garden view
  • Lockers
  • City view
  • Storage available


  • Shared kitchen
  • Dining room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Key access
  • Express check-out

Accessibility and suitability

  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Increased accessibility
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Grill
  • Balcony
  • Garden

Things to do

  • Eco tourism
  • Bicycle rental
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Evening entertainment

Parking and transportation

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


  • Pool bar
  • Heated pool
  • Outdoor pool


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service


  • Socket near the bed

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping

Family friendly

  • Child pool

Arenal Hostel Resort Reviews

Very goodBased on 976 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Very friendly and helpful staff. (in 183 reviews)
  • "Great location, great Gringo Quality AC!" (in 157 reviews)
  • "Very clean rooms, very helpful staff." (in 122 reviews)
Cons -
  • The smells of the room is horrible. (in 92 reviews)
  • No hot water at hostal. (in 35 reviews)
  • Awful music blaring and noisy generators (in 19 reviews)

Arenal Hostel Resort room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 2:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • How does Arenal Hostel Resort compare to other 2 star hotels in La Fortuna?

    Arenal Hostel Resort is $54 cheaper than the average 2 star hotel in La Fortuna. You can usually find a nightly rate of $19 when staying at Arenal Hostel Resort.

  • How far is Arenal Hostel Resort from La Fortuna?

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

  • What is the best way to get to Arenal Hostel Resort from La Fortuna?

    With parking available at Arenal Hostel Resort, you could always rent a car for as low as $11/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 Hostel Resort. The nearest airport to the hotel is La Fortuna.

  • Is Arenal Hostel Resort pet-friendly?

    Yes, dogs and pets are welcome at Arenal Hostel Resort.

  • Are there food options at Arenal Hostel Resort?

    There is a restaurant at Arenal Hostel Resort 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 Hostel Resort are welcomed by hotel staff to order room service directly from the kitchen to their room.

  • Does Arenal Hostel Resort have a pool?

    Arenal Hostel Resort 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.

  • What is the phone number for Arenal Hostel Resort?

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

  • Does Arenal Hostel Resort have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Arenal Hostel Resort has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What time is check-out for Arenal Hostel Resort?

    You can plan to arrive after 2:00 PM for checking in. Check-out time is 11:00 AM. We advise notifying the front desk of any requests as early as possible.

  • How much is a room at Arenal Hostel Resort?

    The average price for a night at Arenal Hostel Resort found recently is $52 and can go as low as $19/night. Please note that rates may be impacted by travel dates, room type, and availability. To see current deals, enter your dates in the form above.

  • Is there laundry service in Arenal Hostel Resort?

    Yes, there is. Reach out to Arenal Hostel Resort, La Fortuna for more details on all available laundry services.

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Places of interest near Arenal Hostel Resort

Attractions in La Fortuna, Costa Rica curated by momondo

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

Top landmarks

Kalambu Hot Springs Water Park0.3 mi
Ecoglide Arenal Park2.1 mi
Baldi Hot Springs2.4 mi
Termales Los Laureles2.5 mi
Los Lagos Hot Springs3.0 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

La Parrilla de Maria Bonita0.0 mi
Manpuku Sushi - La Fortuna0.1 mi
Inspira Restaurante0.1 mi
The Boathouse Grill and Bar Restaurante0.2 mi
Don Rufino0.2 mi
Nanku0.2 mi
Spectacolar Cantina0.2 mi
Que Rico Arenal0.3 mi
The Corner Restaurant0.3 mi

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