Arenal has some of the best hotels and resorts in Costa Rica. From budget-friendly options in the town of La Fortuna to resorts in the outskirts of the National Park, Arenal has something for everyone. Learn more about Arenal hotels, B&Bs, lodges and more with your personal concierge.
Arenal Kioro Suites & Spa(4 / 5)
10km Carretera al Volcan de la Fortuna, 50201 Fortuna, Costa Rica
Hotel Arenal Kioro Suites & Spa is located in the foothills beneath the Arenal volcano. This is your perfect launch point for exploring the region; winding hiking trails and adventurous ecotours are all within easy driving distance. The hotel sits on 27 acres of unspoiled property, and is bordered on each side by the La Palma and Kioro streams. This award-winning hotel holds a certificate in Sustainable Tourism.
Arenal Manoa & Hot Springs Resort(3.5 / 5)
From Fortuna Center, 7km towards Arenal Volcano (4.5 miles),
Arenal La Fortuna, Alajuela, Costa Rica
Arenal Manoa Hotel is a quaint and charming resort which is an ideal retreat for people who want a great view of the Arenal Volcano. It is situated by the gardens and even animals. Rooms in the hotel are strategically placed so that guests can enjoy a panoramic Arenal Volcano scenery.
Guests can enjoy the quiet and peaceful gardens for walking, sight-seeing, and meditation. Additionally, visitors can also take advantage to witness the sights and sounds of a unique farm located nearby the hotel.
Arenal Nayara Hotel and Gardens(4.5 / 5)
702 road 21007, Provincia de Alajuela, La Fortuna, Costa Rica
Seeking your next jungle adventure? Look no further than Arenal Nayara Hotel and Gardens. The hotel has won numerous traveler awards for its hospitality and top-notch service. This hotel caters to couples, honeymooners, families, and anyone seeking a taste of the “Pura Vida” lifestyle in the heart of Costa Rica.
There are four different types of villas to choose from, each with its own unique style and charm. The hotel has a certificate in Sustainable Tourism; there is even a sloth preserve on the property. There are many activities to choose from both at the resort and farther afield, including yoga, white-water rafting, and hiking.
Arenal Springs Resort(3.5 / 5)
5 Miles West of Catholic Church of la Fortuna,
La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
Just east of the Arenal Volcano National Park, nestled in the lush forest of La Fortuna is the Arenal Springs Resort. This resort is well-positioned for travelers that want to experience both the stunning natural beauty of Costa Rica as well as many of the best adventure sites in the region, including kayaking, hiking, rappelling, and more.
El Silencio del Campo Hotel(3.5 / 5)
5 km West from the Catholic Church in La Fortuna, Main Street, Right-Hand Side,
Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 4417
Translated to “The Country Silence Hotel” in English, El Silencio del Campo Hotel provides visitors to Costa Rica with the vacation of their dreams. The well-known resort was founded back in 2005, and the staff has plenty of experience when it comes to making sure guests have the best time. As the name implies, this is a place for relaxation away from the hustle and bustle of modern living. It’s a heavily nature-centric resort, and the owners place special emphasis on the importance of a connection with nature. Indeed, the lush rainforest and tropical gardens that surround the rooms here immerse visitors in the wonder of nature. Those searching for a quiet place away from it all need look no further than this luxurious jungle resort.
Hotel Royal Corin Thermal Water Spa & Resort(4.5 / 5)
2.5mi / 4km from Fortuna, La Fortuna, Alajuela, Costa Rica
Hotel Royal Corin is a luxury resort in touch with nature. Situated near the mountains, it gives pleasurable and peaceful accommodations for people who want upscale amenities without compromising the beauty of nature.
The Royal Corin is known for its wonderful hot springs pool, serene spa experience, hip and lively lounge, as well as an excellent restaurant with quality dining choices.
Lost Iguana Resort and Spa(3.5 / 5)
1.5 km northwest from the Arenal Dam
The Costa Rican Lost Iguana and Spa is the perfect place to get lost in the relaxation and wonder that the rainforest provides. The Arenal Volcano National Park expands to the southeast of the resort, giving plenty of opportunities for deep-jungle exploration and wildlife sightseeing. The hotel offers majestic views rivaled by few locales; travelers can see the Arenal Volcano from their rooms at the resort. The staff here has a reputation for kindness and great hospitality, and they’ll be happy to help anyone with arranging tours or answer questions about the area. Offering all the comforts and amenities of home with endless opportunities for adventure, this resort is ideal for those looking to have an unforgettable tropical vacation.
Mountain Paradise Hotel(3.5 / 5)
La Palma, Costa Rica: roughly 0.8 km northeast of Highway 142
Located three kilometers away from two national parks and a hot springs resort, the Mountain Paradise Hotel is an ideal Costa Rican getaway. Established in 2001, it has a stunning view of the Arenal Volcano to its southwest. Those seeking a memorable vacation in a lush Costa Rican jungle that includes an actual volcano will be thoroughly pleased with what this slice of paradise has to offer.
Nayara Springs(5 / 5)
Arenal Volcano National Park,
La Fortuna, Alajuela, Costa Rica
Nayara Springs is a combination of luxury villas location secludedly in the lush natural landscape of Costa Rica’s rainforest. It is an adults-exclusive boutique resort that is highly rated by previous guests.
Travelers can enjoy the breathtaking views, comfortable and stylish rooms, and an enjoyable location surrounded by a creek, mineral thermal springs, and lush gardens. The resort is located in Arenal Volcano Nation Park, which is known to host many species of tropical plants and beautiful wildlife.
Rio Celeste Hideaway(4 / 5)
1 Kilometer Southeast Of The Tenorio Volcano National Park
Alajuela 21304, Costa Rica
The Rio Celeste Hideaway resort is perfectly situated just above the Tenorio Volcano National Park in Alajuela, Guatuso, Costa Rica. Not far from the resort, you’ll also find the Rio Celeste, making it the perfect stop for a tropical vacation getaway.
Tabacon Grand Spa Thermal Resort(4.5 / 5)
Noreste de Centro de la Fortuna de San Carlos 13 Km, Provincia de Alajuela, Arenal
Tabacon Grand Spa Thermal Resort is a luxury resort nestled at the base of the Arenal volcano. The thermal bath experience is what defines this resort. There are five main spring sources, and several different types of pools, from big ones to more secluded nooks. This resort is perfect for anyone looking to truly unwind and leave the stresses of the modern world at the door.
The Springs Resort and Spa(5 / 5)
9 Km Oeste y km 4 Norte del centro de la Fortuna,
Arenal Volcano National Park 21007, Costa Rica
Conveniently located in La Fortuna, The Springs Resort and Spa is close to the best that Costa Rica has to offer. Guests will find plenty to do at The Springs, which has its own outdoor sports center. Honeymooners and couples will find a romantic retreat at The Springs, whether they’re seeking to relax together at the spa or spend some time in the hot springs. The resort also boasts a claim to fame: an episode of The Bachelor was filmed here in 2011.
Volcano Lodge & Springs(4 / 5)
7 Km West from Downtown, Road To Arenal Volcano,
Parc national du Volcan Arenal, La Fortuna de San Carlos
Standing only 830 feet above sea level, this lodge and its private hot springs are in the heart of the La Fortuna district. Here, near the Arenal Volcano, you can find a comfortable, intimate place to stay with gorgeous views of the volcano and the surrounding tropical forest.